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254 W 9 Mile Rd, Ferndale, MI 48220-1794
+1 248-545-3929
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Ferndale, Michigan
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016

Great carry out place. Always fast, super consistent. The potato curry is fantastic. Super reasonably priced and you get a lot of food.

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Thank Rachael B
Detroit, Michigan
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39 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 30, 2016 via mobile

I have been patronizing this local family-owned Thai carryout restaurant for more than 15 years. The food quality is very good, prices are reasonable and service is prompt. It has simple decor and is mostly carryout, so not really set up as a table service restaurant, but still my favorite one! Great food!

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Thank Lisa S
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74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 13, 2016

Very easy carryout, pretty reasonably priced. Ordered the pad sew and a side order of fried rice for only $2. This place is clearly family run, which I always appreciate. The pad sew was high quantity and good chicken,but too sweet for my liking. Fried rice is a great deal that you can't beat for $2. They have 4 or... More 

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Thank Marygrace A
Detroit, Michigan
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46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 21, 2016

I get take out here often. always good and they are always fine with substitutions. I've been a bunch of times for take out with orders for around 10 people and they're always fast and I can't remember them ever messing an order up.

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Thank Justin V
Royal Oak, Michigan
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483 reviews
431 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 8, 2015

I tried to keep an open mind after seeing how rough and drab the interior of this place looked, but sometimes the best food is served in a mediocre spot. I ordered the fried rice with veggies, which only had a bit of carrots, eggs with scallops. The veggies as dismal, not sure I would qualify as a small handful... More 

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Thank NikaNumber1
Southfield, Michigan
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186 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 26, 2014

We tried this place this evening for dinner carry out, after having been out of the area for a few years. Note there are two entrances -- one fronting the north side of Nine Mile Road and one from the large parking lot behind the restaurant (i.e. further north). GOOD: Solid (but not wide) Thai menu. We ordered a Thai... More 

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Thank HTOTMO
Detroit, Michigan
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83 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2014

While you get a decent portion size, it's cheap ($7 - $8.50) and everything seems to be fresh, the one thing that lets it's down is how bland my meal was. We ordered a take out, the service was quick and everyone seemed pleasant enough the lack of flavor would be enough for me to think twice about returning unfortunately.

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Thank jray2436
Detroit, Michigan
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68 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 14, 2014

I went to May's Bangkok Express on the recommendation of the receptionist in my Optometrist's office. I had the chicken pad thai. The place is bare bones and more of a take out restaurant with disposable plates, utensils and cups. You order at the counter and pick the food up when it's ready. If you're looking for a fine dining... More 

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Thank Pam E
Grosse Pointe Farms, Michigan
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38 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 2, 2014 via mobile

Always a terrific lunch. Fast and friendly. Big portions and reasonably priced for the quality if the food. I eat here as often as any other restaurant I go to and the food is always a big treat. For $7.00 you can't go wrong, and you get to use plastic silverware too!!

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Thank Tigers196884
Michigan
2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 27, 2013

I drive past 4-5 other Thia restaurants when i go there. It's not fancy (plastic silverware) but the food is terrific. I typically get the Curry Chicken. Great food at a great price, what else do you need.

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Thank Keith R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Thai
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating
Good for
Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 254 W 9 Mile Rd, Ferndale, MI 48220-1794
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ferndale
  • Phone Number: +1 248-545-3929

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