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“Best green Thai curry ever”
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Kooning van Siam
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Ranked #2,036 of 4,096 Restaurants in Amsterdam
Cuisines: Thai
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Dining options: Reservations
Neighborhood: Red Light District (De Wallen)
Reviewed August 6, 2013

Arrived with minimal expectations but food was first class. Intended to sit outside but soon suffered a shower but despite being busy a table inside was soon found. If you like Thai food this restaurant is a must.

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Thank Jeremy R
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Reviewed July 24, 2013

This used to be my favorite Thai anywhere in the world. I heard a few years ago it had changed owners and went there soon after, finding it much the same. This time, though, it appears the new owners have put their stamp on the restaurant.

Appetizers are close to what I remember, but we ordered our "usual" of Beef Thai Basil and Tofu Panang, and while both were pretty good, neither was anything special. Portions have gotten HUGE (catering to American tourists maybe?). Wine list much smaller (no more Pouilly Fume!) but the house white by the glass was inexpensive and a nice wine for the food.

Service was faster than I remember, but we were there pretty early.

Thank Heather H
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Reviewed July 13, 2013 via mobile

Nice Thai with terrace behind the Red Light district. Very good prices and amazing Tom Yamg Koon soup and Fried noodles with egg, tofu and beef

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Thank Franaway
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Reviewed July 4, 2013

The food is super and the personal is friendly and nice. It is a cozy place. Something you should try if you like Thai food. I really suggest you to go there!

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Thank Luca G
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Reviewed June 21, 2013 via mobile

We turned up as a group of seven with no reservation on a Friday evening but managed to get a table. Service was excellent and it was explained that as food is cooked fresh there would be a delay if we all had separate dishes. We chose some mixed starters and three mains to share and these all came in good order and were superb. Staff were great and liked the decor. All in all a great night and meal.

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Thank Greengiant1971
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