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Tara Thai

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5501 Baltimore Ave, Hyattsville, MD 20781-1932
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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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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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've sampled several items on the menu and everything is delicious. Decent sized portions and fresh. My favorites are the pad Thai and pangang curry

Thank Karen P
Riverdale, MD
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45 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have only been here one time and the food was good. I enjoyed the pineapple fried rice. It was different but I was glad I tried it. The egg rolls were also yummy. I would go again.

Thank Surmanator
Silver Spring, Maryland
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9 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 27, 2016

FOod was very good and service was excellent, my husband had the whole fish, cooked to perfection! I had the pad Thai, also very good and wanton soup was delicious.

Thank cmill0y
Hyattsville, Maryland
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86 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 10, 2016 via mobile

Excellent food for eating in or out. Food is fresh and delicious and there is a large menu. Appetizers and entrees are great! Also has a bar. Neighborhood go to.

Thank wetired
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 2, 2016

Stopped in after a long drive and the service "SUCKED", they acted like we weren't there and when we called them to our table they took our order after sitting there for over 15 minutes then it took the food 20 minutes to be served.

Thank Cocoa16
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35 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 7, 2016

The food at Tara Thai is great! There's never a wait there so it's great if you're a big group or go there last minute. The drinks are also really good. The service is great - can be quick if you need it to be. I've ordered in from there as well and its just as good!

Thank Shayna E
Hyattsville, Maryland
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116 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2016 via mobile

We ordered two dishes and dessert for dinner. One dish was tofu in peanut sauce. The tofu tasted like it had been rolled in dirt (seriously) and the sauce was unlike any peanut sauce I've ever had, or made. It was more like water that had washed over some peanuts, and was bitter. The other dish was cellophane noodles with... More 

Thank ryan61562
Suburban Maryland
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5 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

This is a sit-down establishment with a lunch menu that has fast-food prices. Their currys, pad-thai and panang dishes are excellent, especially when considering the lunch menu prices. Their selection of beers is a bit limited, but it is adequate. My experience with service has been consistently good.

Thank Symber_Gwenza
Mesa, Arizona
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4 of 5 bubbles 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.

Thank Gary S
Washington DC
2 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles 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.

Thank Roving_Rene

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Thai
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5501 Baltimore Ave, Hyattsville, MD 20781-1932
  • 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?