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Larb Ubol

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480 9th Ave, New York City, NY 10018-5603
+1 212-564-1822
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good51%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“larb” (13 reviews)
“crispy pork” (17 reviews)
“papaya salad” (24 reviews)
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Asian, Thai
$$ - $$$
480 9th Ave, New York City, NY 10018-5603
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you are looking for some great Thai food for lunch or dinner and you are on Ninth Ave just steps south of the Port Authority - let me recommend Larb Ubol (480 Ninth Ave, 212-564-1822). This week we were headed to the Knicks game...More

Thank berniemcg29
Reviewed October 31, 2017

Came here on the suggestion of a Thai friend. I always thought Thai food was pad thai and drunk man noodles. Boy, was I wrong!! This is hot, burn in your mouth Thai food and I love it. The salads and larb are delicious but...More

Thank alexandriareviews
Reviewed September 25, 2017 via mobile

I chose the rice noodles with peanuts and with the chicken which was plentiful. The flavour of peanut definitely came through and the whole meal was delicious.

Thank Ann K
Reviewed September 5, 2017

My husband and I went to Larb Ubol for dinner. He is a vegetarian and talked to the waiter about his options. They decided on the papaya salad without shrimp and another vegetable dish without mushrooms. The papaya salad came and after a bite or...More

Thank mjc_travels
Reviewed August 20, 2017

We visited this restaurant a couple of times during our New York stay and was impressed both times. The restaurant itself doesn't look particularly inviting from the outside but the food is well priced and very tasty. The menu is slightly different from standard Thai...More

Thank dee_ree765
Reviewed July 3, 2017

Discovered this place looking for authentic and delicious Thai food. The food is delicious and the papaya salad is a must!

1  Thank Wanderlust1127
Reviewed June 29, 2017

Got to know that this restaurant represents a particular region of Thailand and is different from the usual Thai fare. The tom yam soup was very good and so was the duck based main course. The crispy pork was too deep fried for my liking....More

1  Thank Sandy D
Reviewed June 11, 2017 via mobile

We are Thai food snobs and this place is awesome !!! Love the pork salad and papaya salad (my wife is Thai and she agrees) best Thai food we had in a while.

Thank NewYorkAri
Reviewed June 3, 2017

We recently spent seven days in New York and dined at Larb Ubol twice, once for dinner and later for lunch because it was so good. Larb Ubol is in the Hell's Kitchen/Garment district on 9th avenue. It's a smaller restaurant so you could easily...More

Thank Dean M
Reviewed May 27, 2017

We had a very nice dinner here. Service is great. Good selection on menu. Food very tasty and fresh. Very reasonably priced too.

Thank purrjo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 480 9th Ave, New York City, NY 10018-5603
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighborhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-564-1822
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