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Thai Orchid

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1822 Catawba Valley Blvd SE, Hickory, NC 28602-4145
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 147 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent an overnight in Hickory and looked on Trip Advisor for a dinner recommendation. After reading the reviews of Thai Orchid, we went there. The food was excellent and authentic (we have been to Thailand several times and know how food should taste). The portions were larger than expected and the service excellent, too. We ordered a spiciness of... More 

Thank EarlFlorida2
Claremont, North Carolina
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have been there several times and the food and service is constantly top notch. The jade curry chicken is soooo good!

Thank robynhovis6
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly staff and great food!! Good place to go for relaxing atmosphere and a belly full of great Thai food!!

Thank Lisa P
Arlington, Virginia
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53 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2016 via mobile

We have our favorite Thai restaurants at home, where they know us and our tastes (when we say Thai hot, we mean it). So, we were prepared for dumbed-down Americanized fare - but, dinner started off with a bang, beef larb that was very spicy, as requested, yet the heat did not overpower the tasty Thai spices in the dish... More 

Thank 104barbarae
Bethesda, MD
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27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2016 via mobile

Most delicious pad Thai chicken and spring roll with orange sauce I've ever had. Friendly and efficient service. Lunch portions were a perfect size for my mom and me.

Thank CoachC_12
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 26, 2016

Food is always so amazing!!!! been eating here for years! The staff is very friendly whether I am dining in or getting take out, which my office does very often.

Thank Allison K
Lenoir, North Carolina
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87 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 22, 2016

Convenient location, near major shopping. Easy in and out parking. Handicapped accessible. Greeted immediately and seated immediately. Waitress was pleasant and took our orders quickly. We were there for lunch, menu was three pages. Food took about twenty minutes to come to table, but it was OK as it tasted like it was freshly prepared. My husband had shrimp and... More 

Thank clinicphn
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25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 17, 2016

This restaurant is often overlooked and is a find in the Thai cuisine of Hickory. The service was good, as was the food. I had Shrimp Red Curry and my husband had the fried rice. We had an appetizer that included lettuce wraps and spring rolls. Both were very tasty. This place is never crowed and is great for a... More 

Thank 2boysmom0309
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 1, 2016

We live about 25 minutes away and eat there about every couple of months, mostly dinners, couple of lunches. Parking is available and free. We love this place. The portions are generous and taste good! I enjoy the spicy meals, a lot. I have had rice dishes, curry dishes and beef or chicken dinners. Of course we like some things... More 

2 Thank Pat C
North Carolina
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14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 20, 2015

The restaurant was 3/4 empty on a Saturday night, but the line for takeout was 10 people long. The food and service was excellent. We both loved our meals. We rarely go out to eat so we enjoyed it.

Thank travelcouple07

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1822 Catawba Valley Blvd SE, Hickory, NC 28602-4145
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Hickory

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