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Thai Tara

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Downtown Asheville
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1 Page Ave Ste 151, Asheville, NC 28801-2395 (Formerly Thai Basil) (Haywood Street)
+1 828-774-5554
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5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Sat 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Asheville, North Carolina
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61 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

If you like Thai food - you have to eat at Thai Tara located at Grove Arcade. The menu offer lots of fun Thai food to select from. Especially like their appetizers and entrees

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Thank Bob P
Monroe, North Carolina
1 review
Reviewed March 30, 2017 via mobile

Staff refused to honor the air passport Which had been purchased at the Asheville visitor's center. Will not be returning.

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Thank Ed28110
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27 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed March 5, 2017

The food was delicious! Would definitely go back again! Very fresh vegetables! Seasoned wonderfully!

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Thank BlueheavenTennessee
Hendersonville, North Carolina
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533 reviews
336 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
Reviewed February 3, 2017 via mobile

Super location and space in the Grove Arcade. The lunch special options were well priced and my selection was tasty.

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Thank Chris P
Asheville, North Carolina
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed December 21, 2016

My wife and I truly love Asian food. If you're looking for one of the best Thai restaurants in Asheville - you must try Thai Tara. We plans to go back several times. Good value - terrific food.

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Thank bobperlstein
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed December 16, 2016

I got a Pork dish, no I can not pronounce it, and it was absolutely the best Pork Thai dish I have ever eaten anywhere. Plenty of pork and the vegetables were amazing. Obviously Fresh cut and crisp. The heat and taste of this meal was the best I've ever had. Plus they have this amazing soup, Tom Yum with... More 

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Thank Micheal S
Asheville, North Carolina
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed December 8, 2016

Really enjoyed the experience. Great Thai cuisine. The owners are the real deal. Very nice and funny too. Especially Tony!

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Thank michaelangell24
Pensacola, Florida
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34 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed November 22, 2016

We recently stopped in Asheville overnight and went downtown to visit one of our favorite restaurants from earlier visits--it was gone! With cold winds blowing we did not feel like looking around and saw that Thai Tara was open. We decided to give it a try--not a bad decision. There was only one other couple inside, so I was a... More 

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1 Thank Skeet L
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed November 11, 2016 via mobile

Came here with my parents for dinner. My parents loved the Tom Yum soup. We ordered garlic chicken and basil chicken dishes and they were phenomenal. We agreed that Thai Tara is even better than the Thai restaurants we eat at back home in Fort Lauderdale. Service was great as well. Will be going back whenever I am in Asheville... More 

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1 Thank Coronaaaaaa
Largo, Florida
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed September 28, 2016

the food was excellent. Let's start there. We had spring rolls that were very good. They also have a nice selection of spices, peppers in fish oil, dry, garlic sauce. Tasty. We also got red curry which was quite good. It took some time to order drinks, and then the food order was a few minutes after that. I thought... More 

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1 Thank richardwstevens

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$30 - $30
Cuisine
Asian, Thai
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Page Ave Ste 151, Asheville, NC 28801-2395 (Formerly Thai Basil)
    (Haywood Street)
  • Public Transportation: On bus route
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Asheville>  > Downtown Asheville
  • Neighborhood: Downtown Asheville
  • Phone Number: +1 828-774-5554

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