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Monghut Tai

212 Avenida Del Mar, San Clemente, CA
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good38%
  • Average16%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (3 reviews)
“chicken” (3 reviews)
“crying tiger” (2 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 21:00All hours
Asian, Thai
$$ - $$$
212 Avenida Del Mar, San Clemente, CA
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Reviews (18)
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1 - 10 of 17 reviews

Reviewed 30 January 2017

Pricey but good food. Nice Thai decor. Crump space because it always fills up since it's a n Del Mar main drag.

Thank Lolasuejen
Reviewed 18 October 2016

I love Monghut Thai though we are overdue for a return visit. This is our Orange County go-to Thai restaurant. The food is exquisite.

Thank Julie J
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Great Thai food with excellent curries. I recommend the Crying Tiger appetizer. It comes with a delicious lime juice based dipping sauce that has chilly, onions, cilantro...it is tasty! I also love the Panang with chicken. Get the extra dry spice on the side and...More

Thank carlandkati
Reviewed 23 July 2016

This is a cute little Thai restaurant in the heart of downtown San Clemente, so it is a very convenient location. The food is moderately good .

Thank meetjudith
Reviewed 23 March 2016 via mobile

This small Thai Restaurant in the heart of the shopping district in San Clemente is very good and very tasty. Lunch is a calm service in a small intimate indoor setting with friendly and efficient service. The Chicken Satay was especially good as was the...More

Thank Tattalat
Reviewed 8 November 2015

The atmosphere is lacking in this place. We only went in because the restaurant across the way was really busy. The service is mediocre. It's not a luxury dining experience by any means. The food was tasty. It's authentic flavours were the only reason I...More

Thank General M
Reviewed 2 September 2015

They have an excellent salmon salad. The salad dressing is amazing. I sometimes buy a container to take home.

Thank RandyLargent
Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

We ordered a few items to take back to our hotel room. It couldn't have taken much more than 5 minutes and we were on our way. The dishes we had were really good and just the right amount of heat. Well worth it.

Thank adognamedrocky
Reviewed 27 February 2015

The menu has all the favorites (Pad Thai, Spring Rolls etc.), a few more adventurous items (Ribs, fish), and one or two specials. The food was, overall good. Tasty and filling as a lunch, nothing to write home about as a dinner. Everything was prepared...More

Thank zippy521
Reviewed 29 September 2014

This restaurant is a gem in San Clemente. The owners have been here for years, and have a great menu. The service is excellent; be sure to say hello to "Gina" and "Munpet" when there, and shake Don or Ning's hand (the owners). They make...More

Thank AngusPodgorny1960
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 212 Avenida Del Mar, San Clemente, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  San Clemente
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