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$20 - $30
CUISINES
Asian, Thai
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed February 13, 2020

I don’t frequent many Thai restaurants because I haven’t been impressed with most of them but White Orchids is the exception and it’s located at the Promenade in Center Valley. You can tell the food is fresh and, therefore, quite tasty. The presentation is mouth...watering and the service is right on and friendly. They also have a nice, small bar. The prices are reasonable and they have a great Take Out menu as well. And you can choose how much spice you’d like and whether you want to go Vegan.More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed January 12, 2020

Had a lovely lunch with some friends . All the food was fresh and cooked to our liking. Great to have a choice on how mild or spicy we would like our entrees. The server was very attentive. Thank you.

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed December 8, 2019

We were at the Promenade shops and decided to try a new place for dinner. We decided to try to se if we could get a table at White Orchids on a Saturday night. It was busy but we were in luck and managed to...get one of the few available tables. We were also fortunate to have chosen this restaurant, because it is very good. Thai used to be one of my favorite cuisines, but over the years, probably due to the proliferation of mediocre Thai restaurants, it has lost much of it's appeal. Well White Orchids is a well run restaurant, with an superbly trained wait staff and the food was much better than I expected. I had the Thai "Paella" and my wife had the Pineapple fried rice. Both were flavorful with just the right amount of spice (they ask you for your preferred spice level (1-5). The Thai "paella" combined tender squid, jumbo shrimp, scallops, tofu (I changed the Thai pork sausage for tofu, they are very open to peoples dietary issues and changing ingredients to meet the customers wishes), vegetables and brown rice. It was delicious. My wife had the Pineapple fried rice which to me sounded rather uninteresting, but I was wrong. It was also delicious and much more than your typical "fried rice, with large amounts of chicken, vegetables, cashews and chunks of fresh pineapple. It was also delicious.More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed August 6, 2019 via mobile

Our meals were excellent and the service was very nice. My husband had a cast on his foot and they were very accommodating. They went out of their way to make sure we were comfortable. Highly recommend this restaurant.More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Jeff V, Owner at White Orchids, responded to this reviewResponded September 25, 2019

Thank you for your review, Kelley! We're delighted you had a positive dining experience with us! It's excellent to hear that our team was so accommodating. We strive to provide the best dishes and service possible, and your feedback lets us know we're doing our...More

Reviewed August 6, 2019

The White Orchid has some of the best Thai food in the Valley. Their Coconut soup is superb. Ask for it spicy, if you dare. SOOO good.

Date of visit: July 2019
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Jeff V, Owner at White Orchids, responded to this reviewResponded September 25, 2019

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your thoughts with us! We're thrilled to hear that our dishes could exceed your expectations. The coconut soup is a fan favorite! We look forward to serving you more delicious Thai cuisine soon! Have a fantastic day!

Reviewed July 21, 2019

This was a first visit for me, and I so enjoyed it! The decor is nice. The service was good, and the menu was easy to choose from. I chose the Penang Curry with Shrimp, and it was amazing! I am looking forward to the...next time we eat there!More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Jeff V, Owner at White Orchids, responded to this reviewResponded September 25, 2019

Thank you for your review, Kerry! We're pleased we have left you with such a positive first impression! We're glad you enjoyed our delicious food and service. That's what we like to see! We look forward to hosting you again in the near future! Have...More

Reviewed July 7, 2019

One of my favorite restaurants in The Promenade Shops which as well is a great place to walk around after dinner. Mine this evening was Pad Thai with chicken which I find amazing. The wife had crab fried rice which she kept raving about the...entire dinner. Service quite good as usual and be sure to try the Thai Tea. We’ll be back one day for sure.More

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed April 22, 2019 via mobile

I went to White Orchid for dinner with my family this past weekend. Food was delicious as always. I tried the shrimp lettuce wraps for the first time, and they were amazing! I would definitely order those again on a future visit. This restaurant is...significantly more expensive than any other local Thai restaurants. I do notice the food quality is better here though. It means we go less often than I’d like. For an expensive meal, it’s not okay that they are letting the cleanliness go. I took my young son back to the restroom, and the floor was sticky in the hall area and the restroom itself. The baby changing pad was stained, and the restroom itself could have used a good scrubbing (especially the toilet). The kitchen and serving areas are right there by the restroom, and they looked a bit run down as well.More

Date of visit: April 2019
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Reviewed March 18, 2019 via mobile

I cannot praise this restaurant enough. The food is always phenomenal, no matter how busy the restaurant is. I have never had to wait long to be seated or for my food and/or drinks to arrive. I cannot praise the staff enough. I have never...been disappointed the dozen or so times I have dined here. The drink selection will not disappoint. The staff is so friendly, professional, and hard working. I have tried to order a different dish every time I visited, so I really cannot recommend one appetizer or entree over another. Everything is so delicious, fresh, and scrumptious. The establishment has a calming atmosphere, it is very clean including the bathrooms, and the managers are so accommodating and friendly. They try to greet as many patrons as they can, ensuring everything is enjoyable. This is the best Thai restaurant I have ever been to. I highly recommend this fine establishment. Bon appétit!More

Date of visit: May 2018
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Reviewed February 12, 2019 via mobile

Really great food. Great service too. Pricey as dinner for 2 with 1 app and 1 drink hit 100 w tip but if you want Thai this is the place.

Date of visit: February 2019
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