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529 Main St, Philomath, OR 97370-9707
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 5, 2016 via mobile

I was craving Thai , I was in Corvallis and asked the locals for recommendations 😄, after some thought somebody suggested this place 15 minutes away , I rode out to the woodsman , I had been warned that it looked like a dive bar , and it did ! The parking lot was full. I went in ,found a... More 

Thank Randy K
Philomath, Oregon
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41 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 27, 2016

The Thai food here is fairly unique. The owner is Thai and brings a lot of recipes you don't see in other Thai restaurants. I really love the Homok Salmon -- it's spicy and really filling. If you aren't into Thai food, no problem. There is a full American-style menu -- a throwback to the original Woodsman. Don't let the... More 

Thank prickeke
Keizer, Oregon
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38 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 15, 2016

There were 7 of us in our party. It was a very busy day and the wait staff was very good. Food was also very good. We all had something different and everyone like their dish.

Thank KeizerResident
Salem, Oregon
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103 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 12, 2016

Off the main highway through Philomath, Oregon, one would never expect good Thai food would be behind these doors. Excellent preparation and as hot as you can handle it, this is a little gem that few would know about. More of a bar atmosphere but the Thai is very good.

Thank Kevin H
Corvallis, Oregon
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67 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 4, 2015 via mobile

Been twice because I heard they had good thai food. I guess those people like their food super salty, drowned in teriyaki sauce to the point you could spoon it up, and slow service.

Thank Cyndi S
Corvallis, Oregon
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 28, 2015

Pleasantly surprised by this hidden gem! We were looking for a new place to try, and I came across the menu online as well as some good reviews of the food. Honestly, driving up to the Woodsman, I wasn't sure what to think, as well as the interior décor didn't match what I was expecting after seeing the menu online.... More 

Thank N2AK
Hampton, Virginia
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2015

In town for a wedding and was fortunate to be able to visit Woodsman to pick-up rehearsal dinner catering. Wow! Excellent Thai from a location that's very easy to pass by.

Thank C_Eric_W
Cascade Locks, United States
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 19, 2015

Back in the day the "Woodsmen" was an American Restaurant where loggers came into eat and would have a plate of food that would fill them. It has since switched owners and the Thai food is good but the American food is lacking. This restaurant is no longer the "Woodsmen" and is a Thai Food place. Wish they would change... More 

Thank Sheila C
Corvallis, Oregon
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96 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 14, 2015

It's hard to find Thai food in our area so when we did we were pleasantly surprised that the food was wonderful. I can't suggest the pineapple fried rice enough. My wife enjoyed the PadTai (sp). The outside of the building truly hides a jem inside!

Thank Kirt E
McMinnville, Oregon
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 8, 2015

Don't get the good reviews. Bizarre logger decor in an oriental business is surreal and the high point of any visit. We were first in the door for lunch on a Saturday. With no lunch specials, you get the $$$ dinner menu meaning most Thai dishes run $14 and up - spendy for a single item unless it is first... More 

Thank Davido G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Thai, American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 529 Main St, Philomath, OR 97370-9707
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Philomath
  • Phone Number: 541-929-4500

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