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Topaz Thai Restaurant

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$$ - $$$
Neighborhood:
Midtown
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127 W 56th St, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10019-3809
+1 212-957-8020
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Today
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Except for ordering a bit too much food, our meal and experience were incredible! We were tired and hungry after a long day of travel and took an easy walk over to this tiny eatery. They have a wide and affordable menu and excellent presentation. The house wine was not as great as the meal, but we will definitely visit... More 

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Thank Elsa W
Stockholm, Sweden
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34 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our next door resto when I was living in NYC. Lovely curry! Green and red are both delicious!

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Thank SisselaN
New York, New York, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I live on Long Island, but was in the city for a conference in mid-town and went to Topaz for dinner with a couple of my work colleagues. I had the drunken noodles and my two associates had curry dishes. We all enjoyed our meals and cleaned our plates. I highly recommend this restaurant. If going for lunch

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Thank Joseph T
Encinitas, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This review is for the sister restaurant next door Topaz Noodle. Very extensive menu we enjoyed so much we actually returned the following night.

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Thank Ann S
Concord, Massachusetts
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209 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Topaz Thai is small with tight quarters but the food is worth it. Some of the spices were a little off like in the Tom Yum but it was still good. The mango salad and the deep fried tofu was great. Red Curry was also well-prepared.

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Thank Paul D
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11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are not Thai officianados but this place was wonderful and not too spicy for the kids. We ordered things that were not labeled as spicy but at some places that still doesn't work. Everything we had was amazing. In the NYC spirit, they cram some tables in here but it wasn't uncomfortable. Pad Thai, fried rice, and pad see-ew.... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This little resturant is cozy personable and has great food. I truly think the items are underpriced given the great taste and the presentation. The matre'd manages the tables experty, quickly finding room for folk when there looks to be none. I was alone and really marvelled watching him. He was very polite in finding room for me. The waitstaff... More 

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Thank Summer88
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We wanted some good Thai and went to this place. The Bangkok fried rice was very good and our other dish was tasty. Could be hotter to the taste, but, we heated things up with Sambal. Reasonable prices also.

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Thank Ted R
Kingfisher, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was good. The service was fine. The meal would be more comfortable if they removed a table or two -- it was rather crowded, or, if you want to put a positive spin on it -- we got quite cozy with our table mates. This may be standard for New York City, I don't know. Cost was good.

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Thank tweaver405
Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After our party of six was seated, Topaz was full at 9pm on a Monday night, with plenty of Thai being spoken. From the crackers, dips, sauces and pad Thai, to twists such as crispy duck curry, this was one of the best Thai meals I've had, period.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$30
Cuisine
Asian, Thai
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 127 W 56th St, Frnt 1, New York City, NY 10019-3809
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighborhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-957-8020

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