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Sawasdee Thai Restaurant

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4008 Saint Elmo Ave, Chattanooga, TN 37409-1339
+1 423-822-9001
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good14%
  • Average14%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible2%
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“thai food” (6 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM Hours
Asian, Thai
$$ - $$$
4008 Saint Elmo Ave, Chattanooga, TN 37409-1339
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Reviewed November 8, 2017

I don't get the good reviews for this place. Atmosphere literally stinks. Carpet is severely run down and has a foul odor. The entire place feels grimy. If that's the part seen by customers, I can't imagine the kitchen. The lady who served us was...More

Thank OnTheRoadAgain2some
Reviewed September 6, 2017

Had a curry dish the was fantastic, just the right amount of heat and wonderful flavor. Seriously, the best and most authentic Thai food I have ever had. The two ladies that run it are the servers, cooks, and cashiers, and they are lovely women....More

Thank Sarah M
Reviewed March 5, 2017 via mobile

A local Thai restaurant that has very good food. Service and condition of restaurant is average. Mainly a local take out house. Near to the incline railway at the base of Lookout Mountain.

2  Thank ChattChefJoe
Reviewed December 8, 2016

Have had tons of Thai food on our travels (including Thailand) Food here was very good and the service was fast a friendly. Our server recommended my wife have the Massaman Curry and it was very good. If were ever in Chattanooga again and were...More

1  Thank scrufgrove
Reviewed November 27, 2016 via mobile

How can it not be good with an owner/cook from Laos or surrounding country?? I guess if they can't cook..but that's not the case here. This Thai rocks !! We love this place. It's located in a really cool up and coming area of Chattanooga...More

2  Thank spiderelliot
Reviewed November 7, 2016 via mobile

What a wonderful surprise find for us!! We were looking for a Thai restaurant after a trip to Rock City and happened to come across Sawasdee. The food was excellent and very tasty. Service was excellent with a friendly smile. I would highly recommend Sawasdee...More

Thank pepe20152015
Reviewed October 29, 2016

Very casual place, good food. The server was insistent that the food might be too hot for us even though we assured her we were very familiar with Thai. I had green curry with beef, the only alcohol available is beer even though they have...More

Thank nycogirl
Reviewed October 13, 2016 via mobile

This authentic Thai restaurant serves all the tradition dishes at budget prices. Service is friendly and prompt. Food was fairly bland so ask for heat if you like spicy. Decor is a bit scary with stained carpet and tired furnishings. Don't expect trendy, but good...More

Thank Dwightcr
Reviewed September 22, 2016

Sawasdee is run by these two nice & friendly thai ladies. the food is feshly prepared & always tastes super good. the whole experience there just screams 'thailand' from the room, decor, set up and everything. we love it there. our favorite is the Larb...More

Thank heygauthey
Reviewed September 22, 2016

I have been coming here for about 12 or so years. I often stop by for a quick bite at lunch and sometimes for dinner. I have always had a great experience. The food is fresh and tasty. I have been to some other Thai...More

Thank KatieW2
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4008 Saint Elmo Ave, Chattanooga, TN 37409-1339
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Chattanooga
  • Phone Number: +1 423-822-9001
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