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PRICE RANGE
$8 - $15
CUISINES
Asian, Thai
Meals
Lunch, Dinner

Menu

APPETIZERS‏
fresh spring roll
tofu, egg, shitake mushrooms, cucumbers, & bean sprouts wrapped in a thin pastry & served w/ tamarind sauce.
$7
shrimp rolls
seasoned shrimp wrapped in a thin pastry, crisply fried & served w/ plum sauce.
$7
veggie egg rolls
crispy rolls‏ filled w/ vegetables & served w/ plum sauce.
$7
crab rangoon
served w/ plum sauce.
$7
chicken egg rolls
crispy rolls filled w/ chicken, mushrooms, taro, carrots, onions, glass noodles & served w/ plum sauce.
$7
chicken pot stickers
fried dumplings filled w/ chicken & served w/ ginger sauce.
$7
chicken curry puffs
delicate crispy shell filled w/ chicken, potato, curry & served w/ cucumber salad.
$7
satay
charcoal grilled chicken on skewers, served w/ peanut sauce, cucumber salad, & garlic bread
$8
fish cakes
Fried ground fish patty blended w/ curry paste & Thai spices served w/ cucumbers topped w/ sweet chili sauce & crushed peanuts.
$7
fried tofu
fried fresh‏ tofu served w/ sweet chili sauce topped w/ crushed peanuts.
$7
SOUPS
choice of chicken, pork, or tofu
choice of beef ($1 extra), shrimp ($2 extra)
tom yum
Clear flavorful broth seasoned w/ Thai herbs & fresh mushrooms.
$6
chicken
pork
tofu
beef $+1
shrimp $+2
tom kha
Rich aromatic coconut milk broth seasoned w/ Thai herbs, fresh mushrooms & choice of meat.
$6
chicken
pork
tofu
beef $+1
shrimp $+2
SALADS‏
cucumber salad
diced cucumbers, shallots, & red bell pepper in a sweet vinegar dressing.
$3
papaya salad
green papaya tossed w/ tomatoes, dried shrimp, chopped garlic & green beans in fresh lime sauce & topped w/ crushed peanuts.
$8
beef salad
sliced beef tossed w/ lemon grass, shallots, & cilantro in fresh lime sauce.
$8
chicken salad
ground chicken tossed w/ scallions, shallots, & cilantro in fresh lime sauce.
$8
shrimp salad
steamed shrimp tossed w/ finely chopped garlic, lemon grass, & shallots in fresh lime sauce.
$8
fish salad
fried filet of sole tossed w/ fresh shallot, cilantro, lemon grass, & kaffir leaves in fresh lime sauce.
$8
yum woon sen
ground chicken, shrimp, & bean thread noodles, tossed w/ lime juice, cucumber, lettuce, green onion, shallots & cliantro.
$9
NOODLES
choice of chicken, pork, or tofu
choice of beef ($1 extra), shrimp ($2 extra)
pad thai
stir-fried thin noodles w/ choice of meat, tofu, egg, ground peanut, & garnished w/ fresh bean sprouts.
$9
pork
tofu
beef $+1
shrimp $+2
pad see-ewe
stir-fried wide noodles w/ choice of meat, chinese broccoli, & egg.
$9
pork
tofu
beef $+1
shrimp $+2
lad nar
pan-fried wide noodles topped w/ choice of meat & chinese broccoli in savory gravy.
$9
pork
tofu
beef $+1
shrimp $+2
pad kee mao
stir-fried wide noodles w/ choice of meat, basil, chinese broccoli, tomato, onion, & egg.
$10
pork
tofu
beef $+1
shrimp $+2
pad woon sen
stir-fried bean-thread noodles w/ choice of meat, carrots, peapods, green & white onions, tomato & egg.
$10
pork
tofu
beef $+1
shrimp $+2
egg noodle w/ crab meat or vegetable noodle w/ crab meat
egg noodle (or choice of vegetable noodle) topped w/ fresh crabmeat & chinese broccoli in house special brown sauce.
$12
pork
tofu
beef $+1
shrimp $+2
CHICKEN SPECIALTIES‏
served w/ sticky rice & steamed vegetables
charcoal boiled chicken
marinated half chicken seasoned w/ coconut milk & thai seasoning.
$9
thai-style fried chicken
marinated boneless dark meat chicken lightly battered & crispy fried.
$9
LUNCH SPECIAL
$8 served from 11:00 to 3:00
includes:
choice of entrée
appetizer of the day
house salad
choice of chicken, pork, or tofu.
beef $1 extra, shrimp $2 extra.
pad thai
pad see ewe
lad na
ENTREES‏
choice of chicken, pork, or tofu
choice of beef ($1 extra), shrimp ($2 extra)
served w/ rice (healthy rice $2 extra)
basil
choice of meat stir-fried w/ basil & garlic, & served w/ steamed vegetables.
$9
cashew
choice of meat stir-fried w/ cashews, onions, mushrooms, & pea pods.
$9
garlic
choice of meat stir-fried w/ garlic & black pepper served w/ steamed vegetables.
$9
ginger
choice of meat stir-fried w/ ginger, onions, mushrooms & green onions.
$9
pad prik khing
choice of meat stir-fried w/ spicy chili paste & green beans.
$9
pad prik
choice of meat stir-fried w/ garlic, jalapeno, & onions served w/ steamed vegetables.
$9
rama
choice of meat topped w/ peanut sauce & steamed broccoli.
$9
FRIED RICE
choice of chicken, pork, or tofu
choice of beef ($1 extra), shrimp ($2 extra)
fried rice
rice stir-fried w/ choice of meat, egg, onions, tomatoes, carrots & pea pods, served w/ fresh cucumber.
$9
chicken
pork
tofu
beef $+1
shrimp $+2
curry fried rice
rice stir-fried w/ choice of meat, egg, onions, tomatoes, carrots, pea pods, & curry powder served w/ fresh cucumber.
$9
chicken
pork
tofu
beef $+1
shrimp $+2
basil fried rice
rice stir-fried rice w/ choice of meat, egg, fresh basil, onions, green onions, served w/ fresh cucumber.
$9
chicken
pork
tofu
beef $+1
shrimp $+2
pineapple fried rice
rice stir-fried w/ choice of meat, raisins, pineapples, cashew nuts, green onions, onions, tomatoes, egg & tofu.
$10
chicken
pork
tofu
beef $+1
shrimp $+2
crab fried rice
tub tim thai's signature fried rice featuring fresh crabmeat, eggs, & green onion.
$12
chicken
pork
tofu
beef $+1
shrimp $+2
CURRY‏
choice of chicken, pork, or tofu
choice of beef ($1 extra), shrimp ($2 extra)
served w/ rice (healthy rice $2 extra)
panang curry
choice of meat simmered w/ panang curry & coconut milk & served w/ steamed vegetables.
$10
chicken
pork
tofu
yellow curry
choice of meat simmered w/ yellow curry in coconut milk w/ potato & served w/ steamed vegetables.
$10
chicken
pork
tofu
green curry
Choice of meat simmered w/ green curry in coconut milk w/ basil, Thai eggplant, & string beans.
$10
chicken
pork
tofu
red curry
Choice of meat simmered w/ red curry in coconut milk w/ basil, Thai eggplant, string beans, & bamboo shoots.
$10
chicken
pork
tofu
curry salmon
choice of red, green, yellow, or panang curry.
$15
chicken
pork
tofu
SEAFOOD
served w/ rice (healthy rice $2 extra) & a side of steamed vegetables
grilled sea scallops
large scallops pan-grilled w/ our ginger-garlic sauce.
$15
healthy rice $+2
garlic prawns
marinated large prawns charcoal broiled served w/ lime sauce.
$15
healthy rice $+2
three flavor fish
fried lightly battered filet of sole topped w/ our special three-flavor sauce.
$15
healthy rice $+2
three flavor prawns
charcoal-broiled large prawns topped w/ our special three-flavor sauce & served w/ fried basil chips on the side.
$15
healthy rice $+2
seafood combo
combination of‏ scallops, shrimp & squid stir-fried in our tasty garlic-oyster sauce.
$15
healthy rice $+2
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Reviewed January 11, 2020

The appetizers were the best part of the meal; I enjoyed the fried shrimp cakes and the chicken pot stickers. The crab rangoon was also pretty good. The egg noodles with crab meat was a great entree, and I also recommend the chicken lad nar....More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed October 12, 2018

Went for dinner with a friend and although the place was empty it took a very long time to get served. Food was average.

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

Food and service very good. The flavor of the sauce was spot on. Will come again if in the area in the future.

Date of visit: September 2018
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Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

We came late on a Monday night. The Tom Yum soup with seafood was excellent — the broth was just right. I also liked the quiet, casual vibe. Nice place for a tasty weeknight dinner.

Date of visit: September 2018
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Reviewed December 14, 2017

We are Thai. We have been going to Tub Tim Thai ever since it was first opened years ago. The food seemed to have changed a bit since the change of ownership, but it remains one of the very few Thai restaurants in the Chicago...More

Date of visit: December 2017
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Reviewed October 16, 2017 via mobile

The food was fresh and super tasty, soup excellent as was papaya salad. I've been here a few times and it never disappoints. Down side: the cook has a heavy hand with the sweetener, and the portion size is a little skimpy for the price.

Date of visit: October 2017
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Reviewed September 7, 2017

Frequent choice for lunch, though also have enjoyed dinner there. Full menu of typical Thai dishes, well prepared. Degree of spiciness can be requested, but varies depending on who is cooking! We like the BYOB option, although they have a limited beer and wine selection...More

Date of visit: August 2017
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Reviewed August 8, 2017

We have been regular patrons of Tub Tim Thai for several years and usually find the food to be excellent. On last visit, we were disappointed to learn they no longer serve beer but only wine. Seems has something to do with the liquor license....More

Date of visit: June 2017
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Reviewed October 9, 2016

Since we were last here, the food and service have deteriorated somewhat. The wait person did not completely listen to what we wanted and was not attentive during the meal. The soup was very good, although lacking in the requested tofu. I asked for an...More

Date of visit: October 2016
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Reviewed August 22, 2016

Small thai restaurant in downtown Skokie. Good service and food. Nothing fancy. Pleasant atmosphere.

Date of visit: August 2016
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