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Thai Express

Merced 483, Santiago 8320000, Chile
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pineapple” (2 reviews)
“tofu” (3 reviews)
“pad thai” (10 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Merced 483, Santiago 8320000, Chile
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1 - 10 of 23 reviews

Reviewed 2 July 2018

I'm compelled to write a review because I had come with expectations reading the other reviews claiming this to be good/decent/the best Thai food in South America. Lies! The Pad Thai was soupy and wet, and very sweet. There was no balance of flavors (agridulce--...More

Thank weirdfish13
Reviewed 26 March 2018

This was the second time I had a meal in Thai Express in my trips to Santiago. I was never disappointed. The place lacks a bit on comfort, but this is supposed to be a place to eat a quick meal, so it's fine. You...More

Thank Takeo K
Reviewed 20 January 2018

loveeeee there pad thai! very quick i usually get it to go and I am good to go. Portions are big, can usually eat this for two meals

Thank Erika W
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

We ordered pad Thai and green curry. The prices are relatively cheap. The food is ok but not amazing.

Thank Sam C
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

best Thai food I've ever had. We had the green curry and traditional pad Thai. Can't recommend this place more. It's a tiny restaurant/take away hole in the wall that fits maybe 10 people. You can watch the chef cook which is impressive!!! The best.

Thank Andrew P
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

This is a small restaurant with bar seating. Nonetheless we had a great experience. The staff asked somebody to move so we were able to sit together. The food was very tasty. My son got the massaman curry and said it was the best he...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 9 August 2017

A great thai food experience in the hearth of Bellas Artes neigborhood in Santiago. Feel the flavour of the "Thai Street food" in this small and cousy restaurant.

Thank Jose Rafael L
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Wanted a quick meal without having to wait too long. Meals came out quick. Ordered Pad Thai - was disappointed as the flavour was way too sweet. It was so sweet it became sickening towards the end. Certainly not a genuine pad Thai but good...More

2  Thank ExpatFamily2007
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

I just wanted a simple meal that wouldn't take forever and I found it! Pad Thai with rice and shrimp and plenty of veggies. I asked for spicy but it wasn't super hot just a little kick. I got a fresh pineapple drink that was...More

Thank pglaw
Reviewed 4 January 2017

A love asian food and this place is just around the corner of my office. I normally have the vegetarian Tofu Pad Thai and it is excellent. It is worth the wait, as normally, it is always full of people.

Thank Diego F
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  • Value
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Merced 483, Santiago 8320000, Chile
  • Location: South America  >  Chile  >  Santiago Metropolitan Region  >  Santiago
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