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659 Main St, Waltham, MA 02451-0602
(781)893-7788
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5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:45 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great sushi nice and thick and very fresh. Many different options as well. Would go again but the table service was slow. Great place for take out

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Thank Katienaum
Waltham, Massachusetts
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81 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2016

This was a takeout order and was ready in the time they stated. The Tom Cha Gai soup was delicious - tangy and spicy. They offer many different combinations (chicken, shrimp, tofu) in their Tom... soups. The mango curry and white rice was also very good, enough for 2 meals. The traditional pad Thai could have been prepared better as... More 

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Thank kma5000
Waltham, Massachusetts, United States
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6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

Baan Thai is our reliable take-out whenever we want something delicious and comforting. Duck green curry and Siamese eggplant are our stand-bys, and I adore the black rice pudding dessert. The restaurant itself is OK but lacking in atmosphere, so we end up doing take-out most of the time.

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Thank June K
Boston, Massachusetts
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2016

There were 6 non-active tables in this small, dull, Asian/Sushi restaurant on a Friday evening. I watched the server who was supposed to wait on us repetitiously: answer phone calls, clean already clean tables, go to the back several times, talk to staff, and look at her phone, and continue to completely ignore me and my mother for about 10... More 

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Thank Sidbear
Lexington, Massachusetts
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65 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2015

I have not had better Thai *food* in this area of Massachusetts than at Baan Thai. Notice the stress on the word food. We've been twice, once as a couple and once as a family. Parking is on the street for about 5-6 cars up to 2 hours or there is a paid public car park behind the restaurant. The... More 

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Thank globetrottheworld
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5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2015 via mobile

I have frequented dozens of Thai restaurants as we typically enjoy Thai food. The food here was very tasty & well prepared, however, I think the portion sizes are less than generous. The dumplings for example are very small & there are not many in the appetizer order. Otherwise, I found the owner to be both present & pleasant and... More 

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Thank Clearcars
Boston, Massachusetts
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26 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

I had the crispy pad thai and I must say it was the best I have eaten anywhere. My wife had the siamese eggplant and it too was fantastic. The dinners were a great value at $11.95. We also had the steamed dumpling appetizer, which was also very good but they were on the small side and we thought a... More 

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Thank Steven W
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

A great little place with wonderful Thai food. Quite reasonable for lunch. The service is attentive and everything is fresh.

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Thank Steve B
Boston, Massachusetts
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38 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Tried Baan Thai for the first time in February and was incredibly impressed. For a restaurant that boasts a very large menu, the meals were delicately prepared with nuanced flavors and huge portions. As a gluten-free and vegan diner, there were also lots of options (a nice perk). Service was also quite good. Lighting is a bit bright - I... More 

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Thank Leah W
Waltham, Massachusetts, USA
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29 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

I've been coming here for over 6 years and I've always had great meals here. Compared to other Thai restaurants in Waltham, this is probably the most authentic, from their noodle dishes (i.e., Pad Thai and Pad See Ew), Siamese Eggplant, to any of their curry dishes. Their prices are within the range of other ethnic restaurants in the area... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Asian, Thai
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 9:45 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 659 Main St, Waltham, MA 02451-0602
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Waltham
  • Phone Number: (781)893-7788

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