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503 N Meadow St, Ithaca, NY 14850-3228
+1 607-277-2220
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good37%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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“thai food” (20 reviews)
“duck” (9 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
503 N Meadow St, Ithaca, NY 14850-3228
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Reviewed September 25, 2016

We stopped by to eat at Tamarind this evening - we hadn't been in for a while - and had a very disappointing meal. I had Cashew Chicken and the chicken was grisly and hard to chew. There were very few vegetables in this stir...More

Thank K930DXcarolm
Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

Love the Tom kha gai. And Thai coffee. Good curries. Eat here a few times a month. My favorite Thai in Ithaca

Thank Brian D
Reviewed September 12, 2016

My family and i ordered the Basil Duck, Panang Salmon, and BBq Duck, all were excellent. My preference were to the last two dishes named, as the Basil chicken was fried. The service is exceptional... The best i have experienced in the 40 countries visited...More

Thank SparkleSelina
Reviewed September 10, 2016

of course the staff are very nice. well, the food is just excellent. recommend Tom Kha soup - so yummy. Tofu curry - a vegetarians delight. and reasonably priced too.

Thank elruso809
Reviewed August 3, 2016

Very nice atmosphere inside, clean and welcoming. The variety of Asiatic dishes, with a strong prevalence of Thai, has menu options to satisfy almost anyone. Prices were very reasonable with most entrees being less that twice the price of a fast food "meal deal". I...More

Thank TateTheMate
Reviewed July 14, 2016

Small, charming Thai restaurant with friendly staff and excellent food. Don't let the plain exterior fool you. Go on in and give it a try!

Thank seeksdecember
Reviewed July 3, 2016

Ithaca, NY should really position itself as the destination for Southeast Asian cuisine given how many very good choices there are -- among those is Tamarind though it quaintly describes its fare as "Asiatic" cuisine. It is a definitely Southeast Asian in its cooking with...More

Thank rh24
Reviewed June 30, 2016

Before the new owners this venue was the best Thai food in Ithaca. We've been her several times and each time the quantity, quality and service has varied from great to unacceptable/cheap.

Thank KestrelHaven
Reviewed June 19, 2016

My wife found this restaurant while we were passing through Binghamton last week. The meal that we had was delicious and very reasonably priced. I am gluten free, and was p[leased with the number of options that I had. The waitress couldn't have been nicer....More

Thank Charlie S
Reviewed May 2, 2016

We love Tamarind, and eat here quite frequently. The service is great, and the main waitress knows us by name, and even knows what we usually order as an appetizer--the crispy vegetable platter! The food is quite tasty, and the portion size is pretty large....More

Thank Andy W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 503 N Meadow St, Ithaca, NY 14850-3228
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Ithaca
  • Phone Number: +1 607-277-2220
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