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“Great Thai”
5 of 5 bubbles Review of Paknam Pho - CLOSED

Paknam Pho
Price range: $14 - $29
Cuisines: Asian, Thai, Vietnamese
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Restaurant details
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Delivery, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Neighborhood: Centrum
Description: Cosy traditional Thai restaurant in the centre of Amsterdam, we only work with fresh ingredients, meals are based on family recepies.
Brisbane
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682 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 154 helpful votes
“Great Thai”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 1, 2013

We were impressed with the food and service and noticed the other diners were locals. We had a seafood set dinner. Delicious!!!

  • Visited April 2013
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Thank BrisbaneBetty
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  • Dutch first
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  • French first
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  • Portuguese first
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Amsterdam
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26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
“Nice and cheap Thai food”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 25, 2012

Very nice Thai food, one of the cheapest Thai restaurants in Amsterdam. Curry's and chicken dishes about 11 euros, fish a little more. Also take away. Friendly staff. Try the chicken satay, the soups, red curry, chicken in oystersauce (with a lot of vegetables, yummie!) and fish in 3-flavoured- sauce. I live in the neighbourhood and pass by once a week.

  • Visited December 2012
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1 Thank Sander Z
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cairo
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Thai Gem!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 11, 2012

We stayed in Amsterdam for 5 nights and after finding this restaurant we returned for 2 further nights of Thai food heaven. Staff were friendly and helpful, delivery of food was prompt and the food was outstanding. They accommodated our "not so spicy/extra spicy" requests with no problem at all. The chicken sate, red chicken curry and chicken massaman curry were divine!

This is a small restaurant, tucked away off the main shopping street, the decor is simple, prices are modest considering it's a very central location. Well worth a visit and will definitely return!

  • Visited August 2012
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1 Thank CairoMinette
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Best Thai meal I've had!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 3, 2012

Paknam Pho doesn't look much at first, tucked away down a narrow side street and the decor isn't up to much but what a hidden little gem it is! A simple menu with the most flavoursome Thai food I've ever tasted. The extremely helpful staff are more than willing to accommodate your every need at a really affordable price. We went back the next night it was so good. The spicy chicken and mushroom soup is a must and they even made me an Irish coffee for desert. Next time we're in Amsterdam, we will definately be visiting Paknam Pho. (also, the toilets are immaculate).

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1 Thank HaggisNeepsNTatties
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“Good food, excellent value”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 13, 2012

A very unassuming place but well worth a visit if you fancy some Thai food. I had a peanut and potato curry dish which was excellent. As good as an Thai I have had any where else. We were there for an early dinner about 4pm and they were very accommodating. Dishes include rice in the price.

  • Visited July 2012
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Thank NeilFreshwater
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