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Osha Thai Kitchen

$$ - $$$
Upper East Side
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1711 2nd Ave, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10128-3266
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
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Egg Harbor City, New Jersey
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21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 7, 2015

very good I would eat there any time. good food good service good value. six for dinner with drinks and extras

Thank phil b
Santiago, Chile
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23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 13, 2015 via mobile

Dropped by for a quick lunch. Food Was good. Service attentive. Their lunch specials are very good value for the cost. Will come back for dinner. Recommended.

Thank B H
Isla de Vieques, Puerto Rico
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 8, 2015

Feeling nostalgic for Thai food? OSHA is my stop for authentic Thai! The crispy duck larb is exquisite and the lychee mojito amazing (just to name a few faves). If you are sensitive to heat please let the waiter know as it could be too spicy hot for some. The wait staff is friendly and courteous. The restaurant small but... More 

Thank BlackBeardSp0rts
New Braunfels, Texas
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55 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 5, 2015

My friend and I randomly came across this spot on 2nd Ave. The interior is absolutely charming. Exposed brick walls are adorned with empty gilded frames, and chandeliers provide sufficient light. We were the only people in the restaurant aside from another couple. The waitress greeted us, and we sat down. We both ordered the pad thai lunch special...one vegetable... More 

Thank MaintGal
New York City, New York
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36 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 23, 2015 via mobile

We met here for a dinner for 5 people. The service was quick & friendly if not always attentive. The food was standard Thai cuisine. A bit spicier than usual but they tried to accommodate the members of the group requesting more mild dishes. Overall a very pleasant dinner. I would go back again.

Thank davidirby
Ashkelon, Israel
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57 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 13, 2015

This is a little restaurant somewhat squeezed between the adjacent shops. It is pretenciousless. The decor is simple, the menu is simple, the service quick and efficient and the food good. I ate there lunchtime (they have lunch special), dinner (the candles improve the athmosphere, and even ordered in one evening. The food was 'light' and tasty every time.

Thank spzusman
London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 5, 2015 via mobile

My partner and I really enjoyed our dinner here. The restaurant itself was really pretty and the service was good. The food was excellent and reasonably priced for such large portions. The sautéed options were particularly great and was pleased that the jasmine rice was included in the price of the main course. Really recommend.

Thank Poppy0123
Devon, Pennsylvania
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104 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 6, 2015

stopped in for lunch......small but really pretty. Had chive pancake which I would definitely order again. Did not want a big lunch so after that I had a bowl of jasmine rice and a dish of peanut sauce. Best peanut sauce I've ever had. My friend enjoyed her chicken too. She lives close by so said she will be back... More 

Thank enclave17
Seattle, Washington
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 6, 2014

I used to live across the street from this little joint. The Thai food is delicious and I love that it's BYOB. I've brought in a bottle of wine with friends and family and we had a comfortable time. The service is great and I miss living across the street!

Thank Kelly B
Toronto, Canada
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 10, 2013 via mobile

My wife and I are committed to eating where New Yorkers live and eat. We love Thai food and this tiny restaurant reminded us why we love Thai food as much as we do. The food is quite simply to die for. The flavours, the aroma, left our taste buds craving the next bite. We can not say enough about... More 

Thank Kerkwards

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Thai
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1711 2nd Ave, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10128-3266
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Upper East Side
  • Neighborhood: Upper East Side
  • Phone Number: 212-427-3077

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

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