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Sab-Lai Thai Kitchen


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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Asian, Thai
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Table Service, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed November 9, 2019 via mobile

Early lunch in the Gaslight district. Restaurant has interesting interior, very fresh with neat LED fixtures, etc. Menu pretty standard Thai. We had lunch riceplates. Good, but nothing too special. Small egg roll, salad with Thai dressing, and my hot chicken basil was OK, but...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank 993chucks
Reviewed October 31, 2019

This was a perfect choice for lunch. The ginger tea was really good. They even provided fresh ginger to add to it which was amazing. I ordered the Tom Kha soup with shrimp. I've never had it with as many vegetables before but it was...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed October 14, 2019 via mobile

Budget friendly pricing and good service. I had the Pad Woon Sen with beef and edamame. The portions of both are generous. The veggies were tasty, crisp and fresh. The what I liked best about this dish is that it also cane with a generous...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank Slugabugsteve
Reviewed October 6, 2019

Got there late, the food was excellent especially good value. BBQ chicken was great, it is on the spicy side (authentically Thai) but they can dumb it down if you don't like it hot. Steamed jasmine rice was so good. Large portions.

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank SparklehorseEngland
Reviewed September 10, 2019 via mobile

While walking the Gaslamp District, we found the Sab-Lai Thai Kitchen. Having last eaten Thai food in Sydney, I was anxious to try a West Coast version. I ordered the Hot Thai Chicken. The lunch special came with a salad, white rice and an egg...More

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed August 27, 2019

Good and swift service, good food. Lovely location and warm ambience with very pleasant staff. We walked in around 9.45pm and whilst it was late they were happy to receive us. Vegetable spring roles excellent as was the tom yum soup and thai fried rice....More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Fuaddxb
Reviewed August 20, 2019 via mobile

Food was flavorful and authentic. Great atmosphere. Wonderful service. If you’re spicy but 5 out of 10 was very spicy but still amazingly delicious!

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank dayo2005
Reviewed August 6, 2019

What can you say about a Thai Restaurant with Irish Roots? Sab-Lai Thai shares some real estate as well as management with the nearby Blarney Stone Pub. There is even a note on your check explaining that your credit card statement may show purchases from...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank cedric09
Reviewed August 4, 2019

We chose this restaurant due to price and its extensive vegan options for our daughter. They also had several gluten free options. We arrived at 6:30pm on a Thursday and were told they were only serving bottled Thai beer. When I explained I was gluten...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank MaineMOM2
Reviewed June 7, 2019

We had been on a 2 hour walking tour downtown and wanted something different for lunch. We were in the Gaslamp area so we decided to have some Thai food. We came in around 11:30 and at the time only two tables were occupied. We...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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