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Lotus Pad

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3090 Pine Drive #2, Big Sky, MT
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Ok, I love thai food everywhere! Lotus Pad was amazing!!! I wish i didnt live so far. I had the Pad Thai, and sticky rice.

Thank Erika Lee W
Wellesley, Massachusetts
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92 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It if is good enough for JT then it is good enough for me. Great food. Great reputation. You wouldn't think that Thai food could be good in Montana. But surprise! The food is delicious! The chef trained in Thailand and brought her skills back to Big Sky. Yummy!!

Thank E J
Houston, Texas
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ordered the Tamarindo Halibut and it came out horrible. The green beans were 4 inches long while the Halibut was chopped up into tiny bits, the size of a dime. It's should be lightly sauced but it came out like soup. Don't understand why they have good ratings, maybe because there is nothing else around that is better

Thank melindapham
Bozeman, Montana
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56 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It sometimes takes a bit longer to be served here, but worth the wait. Small place, but feels like a party with friends. The food is excellent and authentic. We sat at the bar and loved watching the cooks work. Great place for a date. I wish they were open earlier so I could stop in after skiing!

Thank Tiffany K
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

Excellent food at a reasonable price in a cozy and a lively atmosphere. Reservations are a good idea.

Thank Grant H
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2016

We visited as a group of three adults. Very very good food. Call for a reservation. Service was good as well. Would return.

Thank Lisa A
chestnut hill
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53 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2016

We had eaten at lotus pad in the past and we're looking forward to our return but this night was quite a disappointment. While the service was terrific, the food was bland and boring. In addition, they were out of numerous dishes including spring rolls (go figure.)

Thank nancy w
Edmonton, Canada
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15 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2016 via mobile

You better book before you go. There were lots of people and only 2 chefs working in the kitchen. Food quality all depends on who handled the wok. I read the review and ordered 'extra super spicy' but still not that spicy. Overall not bad. Service was good.

Thank naughtypo
Big Sky, Montana
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

I had the green curry with shrimp and ordered it double black diamond so it was nice and spicy...sooo good. We started with the chicken skewers that has a homemade peanut dipping sauce that you'll want to put on everything! They make a killer Thai iced tea with vanilla vodka. It's a cute tiny little place so I highly recommend... More 

Thank snowduchess
Ronchi, Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Italy
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45 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2016

I went early at 5:30 as I read it fills up early ! I was asked to sit at inside bar which is located directly behind the line cooks and heat and commercial vent noise. Literally about two feet behind. I declined and took a two top behind that bar. No a/c at all on an 80 degree day. Place... More 

Thank Alison P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $20
Asian, Thai
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3090 Pine Drive #2, Big Sky, MT
  • Location: United States  >  Montana (MT)  >  Big Sky
  • Phone Number: 406-995-2728

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