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123 W 2nd St, Rutherfordton, NC 28139-2448
828-980-1622
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11:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
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Orlando, Florida
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have had many, many lunches and dinners at this wonderful place over the years and were never disappointed. Food always come nicely prepared, spiced to our liking, served with a smile and authentic Thai ingredients. A "hole in the wall" gem that deserves highest praises for it's consistency and the unassuming, welcoming ambiance.

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Ruffin, North Carolina
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thanks trip advisor for not letting us down. The food was very good. Service was a bit slow but the place was full and it was a Thursday night. May want to sand the front door down. It sticks really bad! Don't ask me what we ordered I can't even pronounce it much less spell it.

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Thank noweeds
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This food is delicious! The ambiance is delightful! The service is great! If there is a restaurant in western NC to visit it is Rutherford Thai.

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Thank chasity s
Rutherfordton, North Carolina
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love Rutherford Thai. Have eaten there many times, but like the Drunken noodles(with leguine noodles)is is excellent. Have eaten many dishes and all are fabulous. Soft relaxing music and good atmosphere. Only problem is sometimes when they get very busy, service is a little slow. However, it is worth the wait.

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Charlotte, North Carolina
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great little place in the small town of Rutherfordton. I've only been there once, but plan on returning with my family. It's very small, so try to get there early to beat the crowds.

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1 Thank 51jend
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Thai food. Love it or not, it's one of the most flavor-able foods out there and I'm a virtual freshman to this flavor. Not any more. Thanks to this place. I tried Rutherford Thai first about two months ago, after a movie and wasn't really wanting the usual flare of Mexican, Chinese or American fast food that my town is... More 

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Thank Levonne B
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

Rutherford Thai has the best Thai food around! We have been eating here for years and I have never got anything I didn't like.

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Thank Krystal H
Shelby, North Carolina
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13 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016

My wife and I have eaten here a number of times and every time the food has been really good and the service excellent. The menu is varied but very well explained for the none Thai person.

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Morehead City, North Carolina
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

This was our 2nd visit. Both times were very good. The calamari was tender and lightly tempura battered. Ingredients tasted and looked very fresh.

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Thank newfisher
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23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

We have been there a number of times, with friends, on weekends and during the week, and they are always top-notch. The food is extremely well prepared, and the service is always great. In my opinion this is the best place to eat in our town. Over the years, many establishments have come and gone in their current location, and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Asian, Thai
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 123 W 2nd St, Rutherfordton, NC 28139-2448
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Rutherfordton
  • Phone Number: 828-980-1622

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