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Lotus Thai Cuisine

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3761 6th Ave, San Diego, CA 92103-4316
+1 619-299-8272
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good38%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
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“thai food” (13 reviews)
“green curry” (3 reviews)
“chicken” (8 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
3761 6th Ave, San Diego, CA 92103-4316
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Reviewed April 23, 2018

its not Bangkok but it is one of the better US Thai food establishments in the US. the curry dishes are excellent and the seafood is very good.

Thank James W
Reviewed March 29, 2018

Stopped by and ate Thai food for the 3rd time in San Diego. The Lotus Thai is incredible. They have some of the best flavored Thai food we found in San Diego. I've had great Thai food since I got into San Diego. I had...More

Thank TWRoyal
Reviewed March 4, 2018

A hidden gem in the Hillcrest neighborhood. Freshly prepared food with friendly service. The green curry was great. And so were the Lychee Martinis!

Thank karonohm
Reviewed January 10, 2018 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended by one of our friends who was in the party that night. It was easy to get there, difficult to park. The restaurant has a good atmosphere with smiling waitress. However, service is not very good forgetting one of our party's...More

Thank Genaro Z
Reviewed December 21, 2017 via mobile

Since I love everything about San Diego (except the traffic), and Thai cuisine, Lotus Thai is one of my favorite new finds of 2017. I wanted to treat my family to a new spot, that was casual, authentic, unpretentious, and simply delicious. Although I have...More

Thank amberbach
Reviewed November 23, 2017 via mobile

Exceptional happy hour with some tasty low priced goodies. Dinner was totally acceptable, but really nothing special. Overall, there are better choices in Hillcrest.

Thank jblankfort
Reviewed November 9, 2017

Not your average Thai restaurant. Go for lunch, it's not crowded and it's quite reasonable. ($20-25 for two w/o drinks.) Parking is difficult at most times, better in the evening. Spring rolls are great, Pad See Ew very good, Pad Thai very good (although not...More

Thank JC_chgo
Reviewed July 24, 2017 via mobile

Just picked up Pad Thai to go. Sad. Very very sad. Noodles are dry. Very very dry. Ordered medium spicy. My lips are burning so intensely I have to put aloe gel on them. This is ridiculous. The flower cup has almost no taste and...More

Thank tbsdca
Reviewed January 7, 2017 via mobile

Found the easily. However parking slot took the longest. Nice ambience and very good waiter service. Spring rolls were amazing. Vegetarian pad Thai and bak Chou spring greens were very fresh and full of flavor. Would go again.

Thank Sunspotter2016
Reviewed August 2, 2016

If you love Thai, go here! All the dishes were tasty and well presented. The place is large, but well divided and not noisy. Service is excellent. Loved the curries.

Thank BeastiePV
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3761 6th Ave, San Diego, CA 92103-4316
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-299-8272
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