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Lai Thai Restaurant

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44928 Ford Rd, Canton, MI 48187-2939
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Made with real chicken breast! I was so excited! The crab pineapple rangoon should probably be marketed as dessert, but it was so so good I could have had it for both appetizer and dessert! It was typical fair for Thai restaurant, lacked a little authenticity that you can usually find around Canton, but still superb.

Thank Amanda Z
Gladstone, Michigan
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 4, 2016

Excellent food, and excellent service! I would highly recommend this to anyone wanting an authentic Thai experience!

Thank khinzman
Grand Rapids, Michigan
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 3, 2016 via mobile

Went to eat lunch before heading to Ikea nearby. I ordered the peanut curry, it was ok, but bland. My mom had the yellow curry, but the potatoes in her dish looked like they were fried, yet soggy and tasted a bit weird. Our friend ordered the pad Thai, and it was the best dish out of the three, yet... More 

Thank Lupita G
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18 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 18, 2016

We have been enjoying Lai Thai since they opened. Delicious and beautiful food and very good and friendly service. We have yet to find another Thai restaurant that we like as much. The chicken satay appetizer is enough for a meal! If you have not tried Thai cuisine yet, then try Lai Thai. You will not be disappointed. They have... More 

Thank Liz T
Detroit, Michigan
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2015

Pad Pak seemed like it was watered down. I had ordered it to-go, and didn't realize until I had gotten home. It smelled great, but was VERY bland, even though I had ordered it Medium Plus. The heat was perfect, but the flavor was just not there. I will not be back. ever.

Thank Jason H
Canton, Michigan
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 27, 2015

We go here at least once a week. The food is always EXCELLENT, the staff is great and very friendly. A very enjoyable place if you like Thai food.

1 Thank rpenn9002
Mears, Michigan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 3, 2015

Very good Pad Pak and Pad Thai. The bean noodles are excellent. Servers very friendly. They don't serve alcohol ( which is disappointing when you are looking forward to a Singha).

Thank SWG2015
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 5, 2015

The egg rolls were very highly priced for the size received. The service was prompt but the server spoke broken English and was very difficult to understand. The booths had wood seats and were very uncomfortable.

Thank DinesEverywhere
Ann Arbor, Michigan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 5, 2015

If I don't feel like driving all the way to Telegraph Rd, this is the next best place for Thai. Great pad thai every time, and very friendly service. The older lady is always fun and playful and the man is friendly and helpful too.

Thank NettysGirl
Ann Arbor, Michigan
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 3, 2015 via mobile

The lady who works at this restaurant is just rude. But the food was good. I don't think I'll be returning here.

Thank Suji S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Thai
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44928 Ford Rd, Canton, MI 48187-2939
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Canton
  • Phone Number: 734-459-8424

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