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Toom Toom

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23 S. Grove Ave, Elgin, IL
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Mon 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wed - Thu 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Uneven food quality. Be prepared to wait. Prices are a little high for food that is good but nothing special for a Thai restaurant.

Thank Cheryl W
Elgin, Illinois
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73 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 3, 2016

Décor in many Asian restaurants is often less important than the food. We felt that was the case during our visit on a recent Saturday night. The food, nicely plated and prepared, deserved a more upscale ambiance. There were only three occupied tables when we arrived but service was prompt and friendly. We started with summer rolls, chive dumplings (exceptional),... More 

Thank farnal
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6 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

I travel to Elgin once a month for work and like all places I travel to I seek out the best local restaurants. Thai is one of favorite foods and Toom Toom Thai is in the top three restaurants for Thai. Every time I'm in town I make it a point to have lunch here at least once.

Thank Barry M
Elgin, Illinois
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 23, 2016

The selection of food here is very good, and I've like everything I've ever had. I've been there several times and always had wonderful service. The last time though, the waiter barely paid attention to us, brought out the wrong food, and was almost rude. I'll still go back, as that has never happened before. Everybody has an off night.

Thank Patty C
Elgin, Illinois
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 8, 2016

The food here is excellent, but the night we went we were with a very large party and it was difficult for the kitchen to get our food out all at the same time. I'd like to go back again sometime with a smaller party. I'm sure it would be easier for them and nicer for us.

Thank Gay B
Chicago, Illinois
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37 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 27, 2016 via mobile

I picked up Friday night takeout for the family and was very impressed with their friendliness, great customer service, and amazing food! We had the ginger shrimp, Bangkok curry noodles with tofu, sesame chicken, and pineapple fried rice. I really wish I had leftovers for breakfast! I think I might have to go back for lunch...

Thank BeachGirlinChiTown
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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220 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 18, 2016

We arrived late, shortly before it was set to close, but they didn't skip a beat, welcomed us in the most friendly way, and served us deliciously prepared Thai cuisine. The food was incredibly tasty and clearly was prepared with fresh ingredients with great care. Highly recommended.

Thank ChristopherOnTheMove
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 18, 2016

Our group ate here at the recommendation of a local who swears by this place. We had a large group and were not in a hurry. The staff was incredibly nice and helpful if not exceptionally fast. I didn't feel like we waited an interminably long time but we were not pressed for time either. I got the Masaman and... More 

Thank John W
Elgin, Illinois
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135 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 26, 2015 via mobile

We went because of the rave reviews. I left disappointed honestly. Food was ok. Service was ok. Frustrating moment that clouded the rest of the visit- we asked the waitress what was always a favorite as we have never been there. Was told standard "all is good here" answer. Asked seriously what is your top ordered item. Again we got... More 

Thank Mommaof5kiddos
Winnebago, United States
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 10, 2015 via mobile

Have eaten at this restaurant twice. The food was incredibly delicious and very authentic. The Thai green curry is outstanding as well as the Pud Si Ew noodle dish. I lived in Thailand for 10 years . I was very impressed with how authentic the food tasted and was presented. The owner is cheerful friendly and loves what she's doing.

Thank Denise N

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Thai
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 S. Grove Ave, Elgin, IL
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Elgin
  • Phone Number: 847-531-8755
Excellent Thai food, especially Masaman Curry. BYOB and now has Sushi.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?