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Emerald Thai Cuisine

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264 McLaws Cir, Williamsburg, VA 23185-5677
+1 757-645-2511
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good42%
  • Average18%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“thai food” (28 reviews)
“tom yum soup” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 3:00 PMAll hours
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
264 McLaws Cir, Williamsburg, VA 23185-5677
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Reviewed June 2, 2017 via mobile

I absolutely love this place and it's delightful owner! I have always had delicious meals here - I prefer their curries and seafood specials. Highly recommend this restaurant!

Thank Cathy H
Reviewed May 13, 2017 via mobile

Getting a table for 7 near a college on graduation day can be a real challenge. The staff at Emerald Thai Cuisine went above beyond to accommodate us. We ordered family style and were not disappointed. We ordered a variety of dishes from the Massaman...More

Thank kbcabc1
Reviewed April 14, 2017 via mobile

This delightful restaurant and it's wonderful owner are always my first stop when I hit town. She knows my preferred wine and dinner preferences. The curries and Tom Yum soup are my favorites. Highly recommend!

Thank Cathy H
Reviewed April 10, 2017

We love Thai and were craving it on our trip. Calamari- no so good. Pad Thai -very good-. Panag Curry Chicken- very, very good. Chicken Satay "ehhhh"

Thank cjordan20901
Reviewed January 21, 2017 via mobile

Food is always great and owners (and staff) are very friendly. I give emerald Thai my highest recommendation!

Thank Jeff B
Reviewed December 15, 2016

This was our first visit but not our last. Food was very good however the restaurant was very cold and uncomfortable, It was low 30's outside and I would guess high 50's to low 60's inside. Staff had a small floor heater blowing on table...More

Thank Michael K
Reviewed November 21, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I chose Emerald while visiting Williamsburg. The owner is very friendly and gracious. We ordered the veggie tempura appetizer and it was delicious. I got the chicken pad Thai with extra vegetables and my husband got a curry dish. Both were solidly...More

Thank Deb L
Reviewed November 6, 2016 via mobile

This place is a bit isolated, but not difficult to find, and the trip from where we are staying was well worth the drive. The fresh rolls with peanut sauce were excellent. The pad Thai with chicken was also very good, not the best Ihave...More

Thank Archiewhitehill
Reviewed October 7, 2016 via mobile

One of very few Local thai restaurants in Williamsburg. Great tasting spicy Asian food. I just wanted a salad so I had the Yum Woonsen salad with glass noodles, onion, spicy chicken and a large shrimp. Blended with their lime dressing, it is delious. Serving...More

2  Thank ki0ki
Reviewed September 28, 2016 via mobile

Found this version of Thai food very bland without flavors. The building obviously has suffered from roof issues as evidenced by water damage and mold. Smell of bug spray very evident. Not worthy of return visit

1  Thank LEZM3
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Joe Z
September 20, 2016|
Response from Jim W | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry, but I do not know. I was visiting Williamsburg for a W&M graduation.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 264 McLaws Cir, Williamsburg, VA 23185-5677
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Williamsburg
  • Phone Number: +1 757-645-2511
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