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Thep Lela Thai Restaurant

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APPETIZERS
7.95
Fried Tofu
Crispy fried bean cake with curry peanut sauce
8.95
Sweet Potato
Pieces of sweet potato dipped in coconut batter, deep-fried, and served with sweet and sour peanut sauce
8.95
Thai Egg Roll (Vegetables)
Deep-fried rolls stuffed with bean thread noodles, cabbage, and black, mushrooms and served with sweet and sour sauce
9.95
Broiled Calamari
Skewered calamari marinated with Thai spices, char - broiled, and served with a spicy lime sauce
9.95
Todd Mon (Fish Cake)
Deep-fried fish cakes served with cucumber peanut sauce
9.95
Spicy Wings
Chicken wings sauteed with basil and spicy sweet and sour sauce
9.95
Miang Kam (w/ Spinach)
Seven Thai delicacies and spices served with spinach leaves
9.95
Goong Gaborg
Shrimps wrapped with egg roll wrapper, deep-fried, and served with plum sauce
9.95
Goong Bacon
Shrimps wrapped with bacon, deep - fried, and served with cucumber and peanut sauce
11.95
Chicken Satay
Skewered slices of chicken breast marinated with Thai herbs and spices, char-broiled, and served with curry peanut sauce and cucumber salad
SOUP
These popular soups perfectly illustrate typical Thai flavor
Vegetables per cup5.5
Chicken per cup5.5
Prawns per cup6
Tom Ka (Coconut Milk)
Coconut milk soup with lemon grass, fresh galangal, and lime juice
per cup6
Tom Yum (Spicy Lime Prawn Soup)
A hot and tart broth accented with prawns, lime juice, lemon grass, basil, mushrooms, and roasted chili sauce
per cup5.5
Gaew Gai (Chicken Wonton)
per cup6
Po Tak (Prawn, Scallop & Calamaril)
Seafood combination in hot & sour broth, lemon grass, and basil
SALAD
8.95
Green Salad
Lettuce, tomatoes, and cucumbers served with house dressing
9.95
Papaya Salad
10.95
Mango Salad
13.95
Yum Yai Salad (Prawn and Chicken)
Prawns and chicken breast on a bed of lettuce, tomatoes, and cucumbers served with house dressing and chopped peanuts
14.95
Spicy Beef Salad
Slices of grilled beef tossed with lettuce, onions, roasted chili, mint leaves, served with a lime dressing
14.95
Spicy Calamari Salad
Tender and delicately poached calamari, tossed with lettuce, onions, mint leaves, ginger, roasted chili, served with a lime dressing
14.95
Spicy Prawn Salad
Grilled prawns tossed with lettuce, lemon grass, mint leaves, cilantro, roasted chili, and served with a lime dressing
15.95
Spicy Duck Salad
Roasted boneless duck tossed with lettuce, onions, chili, mint leaves, and cashew nuts, served with a lime dressing
A LA CARTE ENTREES - CURRIES
Vegetable and Tofu 13.95
Chicken 14.95
Prawns 15.95
Yellow Curry (Mild)
Simmered with coconut milk, potatoes, and served with cucumber salad
Tofu 13.95
Chicken 14.9
Prawns 15.95
Red Curry (Medium)
Simmered with coconut milk, basil, and vegetables
Tofu 13.95
Pork 14.95
Prawns 15.95
Green Curry (Spicy)
Simmered with coconut milk, basil, and vegetables
Tofu 13.95
Chicken 14.95
Beef 15.95
Praram (Mild)
Curry peanut sauce cooked with steamed vegetables
15.95
Panang Beef (Medium)
Slices of beef simmered in coconut milk, mushrooms and basil
16.95
Duck Curry
Roasted boneless duck simmered in red curry, basil, pineapples, cashew nuts, and cherry tomatoes
16.95
Lamb Curry
Chunks of tender lamb simmered in yellow curry sauce and potatoes
A LA CARTE ENTREES - NOODLES
Vegetables 13.95
Prawns 15.95
Pad Thai Noodles
A well known favorite cooked with tofu, egg, green onions, chopped peanuts, and bean sprouts
Vegetables 13.95
Prawns 15.95
Pad Kee Mow (Spicy)
Wide noodles stir fried with egg in garlic and chili sauce
A LA CARTE ENTREES - B. B. Q.
13.95
Thai BBQ Chicken (Boneless Breast)
Chicken breasts marinated with Thai herbs and spices served with a plum sauce
13.95
Thai BBQ Pork (Boneless Pork Loin)
Pork loin marinated with honey, soy sauce, and garlic served with a plum sauce
A LA CARTE ENTREES - WOK FRIED
Vegetables 13.95
Chicken or Pork 14.95
Prawns 15.95
Sweet and Sour (Mild)
Your choice of the following cooked with pineapples, cucumbers, and tomatoes
Vegetables 13.95
Chicken or Pork 14.95
Prawns 15.95
Pad Gratiam (Mild Garlic Sauce)
Your choice of the following stir-fried with a garlic and pepper sauce
Tofu 13.95
Pork 14.95
Beef 15.95
Calamari, Prawns, Catfish 15.95
Pad Ped (Medium Spicy)
Your choice of the following stir-fried with green beans in a red chili paste and fresh basil
Tofu 13.95
Chicken or Pork 14.95
Beef 15.95
Calamari, Duck, Prawns 15.95
Seafood Combination 16.95
Pad Basil (Spicy)
Your choice of the following stir-fried with garlic chili sauce with a delicious aroma of fresh basil and vegetables
Tofu 13.95
Chicken or Pork 14.95
Beef 15.95
Calamari, Prawns 15.95
Seafood Combination 16.95
Pad Eggplant (Spicy Basil & Bean Sauce)
Your choice of the following stir-fried with garlic and bean sauce
Tofu 13.95
Chicken or Pork 14.95
Beef 15.95
Calamari, Prawns 15.95
Seafood Combination 16.95
Pad Himmapan (Medium Spicy w/ Cashew Nuts)
Your choice of the following stir - fried in roasted chili sauce with bamboo shoots, mushrooms, bell peppers, and cashew nuts
REFRESHMENTS
3
Coke, Sprite, Diet Coke & Orange Soda, Root Beer
2
Hot Thai Spice Tea, Herbal Hot Tea
3.5
Hot Ginger (Pre- Sweetened), Hot Coffee
3.5
Thai Ice Tea (Pre-Sweetened) & Thai Ice Coffee (Pre-Sweetened)
3.5
Lemonade, Orange Juice, Apple Juice
3.5
Mineral Water, Sparkling Mineral Water
3.5
Torani Italian Soda
DESSERTS
5
Black Rice Pudding
5
Ice Cream
Coconut, Vanila or Green Tea
6
Coconut Custard
w/ Sweet Rice or Black Rice
7
Fried Banana
w/ coconut Ice Cream
6.5
Strawberry Cheese Cake
Scrumptious Strawberry Ice cream on a New York Cheesecake base
Mango with Sweet Rice
seasonal
SPECIALTY COCKTAILS
9
Amazing Mai Tai
Light & Dark Rum, Pine Apple Juice, Orange juice, Grenadine
9
Lemon Drop
Citroen Vodka, Triple sec & Lemon Juice
9
Emperors Martini
K-1 & Dry Vermouth
9
Apple Martini
Vodka & Sour Apple
9
Caribbean Classic
Rum, Coke & Lime juice Rum, Coke & Lime juice
9
Singapore Sling
Gin, Cherry Brandy, Pine Apple Juice, Orange Juice, Grenadine & Soda
9
Manhattan
Jim Bean & Sweet Vermouth
9
Cosmopolitan
Vodka, Triple sec, lime juice, and Cranberry Juice
9
Sake Martini
Unfiltered Sake & Lychee
9
Sapphire Martini
Bombay Sapphire & Dry Vermouth
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Asian, Thai
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Table Service
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was here for lunch with a friend who very much likes this restaurant. It was very good and service was good also.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank DebinSanFrancisco
Reviewed April 1, 2019 via mobile

Enjoyed delicious and satisfying take out which friends ordered. Egg rolls were very good and the curry and salad dishes were full of great veggies with tasty flavors. About $20 pp food only.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Baywalk827
Reviewed February 20, 2019

When Thep Lela opened in Mill Valley over 20 years ago, most of us didn't know much about Thai food. This family-owned restaurant has consistently set the standard for thai cuisine in the area. Consistently good and a go-to place for many locals, it's located...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank juliec888
Reviewed September 25, 2018

Food is generally okay. What's not okay is being charged an additional $4 "surprise" when I compared the receipt of what I authorized against what got charged to my credit card.

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank curlymaple
Reviewed September 18, 2018

Be prepared to sit close to other diners. This is one and only Thai restaurants in the neighborhood- hence the popularity. The restaurant is fine. As my son said, “ it is nothing to write home about.”That might be a bit strong-menu has many choices...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Kerry D
Reviewed September 16, 2018

We heard that this was “the best Thai” in Mill Valley so we decided to try it. Lovely decor, dedicated staff and a really good menu. As in most Thai restaurants everyone gets something and you share...WE had a lovely dinner. topped off with the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Gwen R
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Been visiting Thep Lela for many years. They are consistently the best Thai food you can get in Marin. Every dish -- especially the lamb and the eggplant -- are outstanding

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Jgmathers
Reviewed June 6, 2018 via mobile

We have been going to Thep Lela now for years, and it is always consistently delicious and expertly prepared, fresh, quality ingredients. Pad Thai with shrimp is excellent as well as any of the curries.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank jbmoore007
Reviewed April 29, 2018

Friends and I called ahead for take out and we were not disppointed. Delicious egg rolls, mango salad with a tasty sauce (too little of it), a vegetarian dish with egg plant, brown rice and a yellow curry dish. It was ready on time, tasty...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Baywalk827
Reviewed March 12, 2018 via mobile

After a bit of sightseeing, this spicy cuisine hit the spot. Artistically presented and lots of taste.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Elizabet74
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