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Tara Thai

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5501Baltimore Ave., Hyattsville, MD
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12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Mesa, Arizona
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

The green curry is quite good. We drop in when we want a quick meal. The atmosphere is pleasant and modern. Service can be a bit slow.

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Thank GARY S
Washington DC
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016

Tara Thai was, as always, a fine place to bring my two little granddaughters. Both love the broad rice noodles, chicken and especially, the broccoli in the sauce! We all liked the quiet atmosphere and the friendly service.

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Thank Roving_Rene
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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162 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2016 via mobile

As most local chains this edition of Tara Thai is solid and reliable for a quick work lunch. Service is not great but the food is good.

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Thank Vozdrad
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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44 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2015

Standard outpost of this local mini-chain. Limited menu of Thai standards. The food is overly sweet and under spiced. Ordered drunken noodles and could not taste any Thai basil or hot pepper. There was hot sauce on the table but its much better when the pepper is cooked into the food. Not many Thai restaurants in PG county but I... More 

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Thank Dan D
Washington DC, District of Columbia, USA
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20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2015

The portions are getting smaller overall, plus in noodle dishes there are fewer shrimp and fewer vegetables. To me, the dishes tend to be too sweet. Bummer, because the location is great and I generally love Thai food--so I would eat here a lot if it was better. We used to get take out once a week.

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Thank Hilary C
Hyattsville, Maryland
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125 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015

Stop by with a friend for a late dinner and was pleasantly surprise the service was awesome and the food was great. My friend ordered the golden triangle with is crispy fried bean curd with peanut sauce I wasn't a fan of the bean curd but the sauce was wonderful. I can't remember the entrée I order but it was... More 

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Thank Ant1007
Hyattsville
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16 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

Good quick service and food; just down the street so it makes it easy to get to and we enjoy that fact.

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Thank Susan C
College Park
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7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

Order the Kapow Chicken, no other Thai restaurant makes it better! I eat Thai food pretty often, but this place is my favorite.

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Thank Meg P
Hyattsville, Maryland
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

I had their luncheon special again, kaw pow Chicken with ginger and chili pepper and their famous soup. It was delicious. My goodness you get plenty considering it is a special. They have their special beers that are great. You must try them. They are serve with a slice of orange. .

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Thank Charlene D
Las Vegas, Nevada
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75 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

The dishes didn't have the typical ingredients I'm used to having at other Thai restaurants. Also, I suffered an upset stomach all night afterward. Service was just okay. Could've been more friendly.

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Thank LVagabond2014

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Asian, Thai
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5501Baltimore Ave., Hyattsville, MD
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Hyattsville

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?