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5918 Hollister Ave, Goleta, CA 93117-3611
+1 805-964-2800
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good54%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
20 May 2018
“Excellent meal”
1 Dec 2017
“Take out”
Closed Now
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
5918 Hollister Ave, Goleta, CA 93117-3611
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Reviewed 21 May 2018

I had a great meal at the restaurant, and look forward to a return. Very tasty, big portions, and extremely friendly staff.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank timothyg
Reviewed 2 December 2017

I stayed in Goleta for a couple of nights and checked Google for "good food" and Pattaya was one the list. I had take out chicken/shrimp pad Thai with an order of cheese puffs. Both were very good and the plum sauce for the cheese...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank V883RYlynns
Reviewed 30 July 2017

The building itself is as rundown as old town Goleta. The whole place smells musty. One of the sinks and one of the bathroom stalls in the ladies room were closed off with masking tape stating "out of order." While our server was friendly enough,...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank foodandwinenerd
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Tried this spot for lunch today with a friend who's been here before. I've not tried it before because the outside is unassuming and it always looks like it's closed. I'm glad I went today. Tried the Basil Chicken lunch special on our waiter's recommendation...More

Date of visit: January 2017
Thank SoCalRoadTrip
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Stopped after arriving at the Santa Barbara airport, it's on the way to the freeway and only a mile away. Had the lunch special #2 which was Panang Curry with chicken which was excellant. Reasonably priced and the perfect sized lunch portions which included a...More

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank KWE64
Reviewed 12 July 2016

I travel quite a bit for work and have access to Thai restaurants all over, including the Bay Area, but Pattaya is my favorite of all. The main reason is the food is obviously fresh. The vegetables and meat are not leftover / warm-ups. Everything...More

Date of visit: June 2016
Thank Kim A
Reviewed 3 March 2016

My wife wanted to go to dinner, I wanted to stay home. I did what every male is required to do - go! I travel frequently to Thailand so I do have a sense for authentic food. I have always driven by this place but...More

Date of visit: February 2016
Thank NGTB_1
Reviewed 21 November 2015

Airy, spacious and well lit place with a solarium front. Friendly and helpful wait staff. The sea food curry tasted fresh, creamy, and with tame heat for Thai hot. There are expansive selection of Thai dishes to try for next trip.

Date of visit: November 2015
Thank drKSG
Reviewed 21 October 2015

Great pad thai, noodle and curry with brown or white rice. Great price and very attentive service staff.

Date of visit: October 2015
Thank 495marcusk
Reviewed 2 October 2015

I love Thai food. I could make it at home, but my family doesn't care for it as much and mine just isn't as good as this place. I get the lunch special, and always the chicken curry (because I don't come often and I...More

Date of visit: October 2015
Thank mm1970
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5918 Hollister Ave, Goleta, CA 93117-3611
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Goleta
  • Phone Number: +1 805-964-2800
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