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The Old Siam Thai Restaurant

201 Ellis St, Ca 94102, San Francisco, CA 94102-2111
+1 415-885-5144
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good49%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“thai food” (66 reviews)
“curry” (22 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
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Value
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LOCATION
201 Ellis St, Ca 94102, San Francisco, CA 94102-2111
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1 - 10 of 428 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had 2 take-outs. The resturant was crowded at lunch. The two items were so good, we ordered them a second day. The first was Massaman Curry Lamb (can't find it in Philly) and Pad Thai.

Thank js778811
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stumbled on it and was good dining experience. The food was amazing, perfectly spicy and tasty. The service was ok with hardly a crack of smile, but food was our priority which was good.

Thank Atul C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

.....served by chinese. They‘re trying hard to be a thai restaurant, but the thai food is prepared differently from the chinese. They just could not match the thai flavors in the foods.

Thank RosiS
Reviewed October 21, 2018

I checked into the Union Square Hilton late At night and the host registering me suggested this restaurant when I stated that I didn’t want hotel food.....what a treat! The first night a Thai Basil Shrimp (special) and I ordered crab fried rice and a...More

Thank CaliDiva4real
Reviewed October 19, 2018 via mobile

My daughter, who has travelled extensively in Thailand, was keen to compare her culinary experience in Thailand with what she thought might be a bastardised American version of Thai cuisine. However, she was pleased to give our dishes the thumbs up. She noted some variations,...More

Thank byrninrubber
Reviewed October 17, 2018

My wife and I had dinner here recently. We were staying at the Hilton Union Square Hotel for 6 nights, which is just across the road. We ordered a Tom Yum prawns soup, a salmon dish, a prawns with vegetable dish and steamed rice. We...More

Thank PlanetOz
Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

Decided to go to this place on a whim as it was opposite our hotel. Seated quick, waited 10 minutes for a drinks order. Then a following 20 minutes for drinks to even arrive. In this time we were relocated for a bigger "more important"...More

Thank Pennie W
Reviewed September 13, 2018 via mobile

Decided to try some Thai food while in San Francisco. This restaurant was a great choice. Quick service and a tasty meal were provided.

Thank JohnnyV01077
Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

We went in and got directly a table for 3. Tom Ka Gai soup and Red Curry with beef and chicken. Perfect authentic kitchen and a nice service. Singha beer for an aceptable price. A real good place to eat Thai !!!

Thank georgc447
Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

This is a must read, I did put this at the bottom but it needs to be here, the restaurant try to con you, check my pictures for proof. The bill/check comes with 18% gratuity INCLUDED, they then give you the receipt to sign and...More

Thank James H
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stores, chic boutiques, art galleries and theaters in
the city. It's a large open area where tourists and
locals gather, watch cable cars and crowds go by,
enjoy a snack, or plan their day of shopping and
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 Ellis St, Ca 94102, San Francisco, CA 94102-2111
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Union Square
  • Neighborhood: Union Square
  • Phone Number: +1 415-885-5144
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