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293 Flatbush Avenue, Brooklyn, NY
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been here several times and the food is always great. Great location for parking and public transit.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We got takeout last night. Chicken peanut curry and Panang chicken curry. Both were very tasty and a good size serving. If you don't like things spicy, the curry here might not be your best bet. I got the peanut curry because it was supposed to be not spicy. My daughter still struggled with the heat!

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Thank LeslieMa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2016 via mobile

Visited this place by chance!! They had a nice lunch offer: 2 courses for $10!! Also happy hour on beer: $4 for a Chang! Food was tasty, I had a soup and then the Penang curry! Very happy with both!! Nice and friendly staff! Recommend this place if you are in the area!!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Not busy on a Tuesday. The $10 lunch special includes an appetizer and an entree. I had the crispy rolls (2 miniatures) and the chicken Pad Thai. It was tasty and filling. My partner had the dumpling for appy, and the Penang curry chicken and rice main. It was excellent. Great friendly service. Cool indie pop/soft rock music inside. I... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014 via mobile

It became our weekly Thai restaurant since we back living in NY. Place is very clean, food is delicious, and staff is very friendly! It's a small place but just perfect to make you feel very comfortable. Love it!

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Thank GiLuca
New York City, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014 via mobile

We went out with some friends with kids for New Year's Eve dinner. I have to say, for NY city, for anywhere really they have 5-star service with a smile, and for that reason alone they are worth the visit. When it comes to food though, I found their offerings to be a bit bland. The chicken satay was ok.... More 

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Istanbul, Turkey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

Born Thai is a lovely restaurant with amazing Thai food. We spent a week in New York and ate there twice. The food is delicious, I couldn't have enough of the Papaya Salad, it was wonderful. Pad Thai, soups, Crab Cake were also very delicious. The staff is very friendly and organized. The food was prepared very quickly. Special thanks... More 

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Thank Buket D
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2013

Their thai food is out of this world. I usually have the grilled salmon with pineapple fried rice and string beans. So delish. The ambiance of the restaurant is modernly beautiful. The staff is always super friendly and helpful. Price is pretty ok. Amazing place over all

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2013

Born serves up some delicious Thai food! Our group sampled the crispy rolls, chicken satay, the se-ew noodles, basil fried rice, and panang curry. All really well executed with authentic flavours ringing true. And don't forget to try the cocktails - they don't serve liquor (vodka, etc) but make some delicious sake cocktails.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2013

There was no plan to go there - we came upon it walking in Brooklyn looking for a quick meal before a show. Fortunately we were early enough on a saturday, no reservations, lots of space. Pad thai, chicken dishes, pineapple rice, papaya salad were all outstanding - the pad thai in particular was so good (and this is a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Asian, Thai
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 293 Flatbush Avenue, Brooklyn, NY
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn

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