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Mongkut Thai Restaurant

212 Avenida Del Mar, San Clemente, CA 92672-4005
+1 949-492-3871
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (12 reviews)
“curry” (7 reviews)
“chicken” (10 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
212 Avenida Del Mar, San Clemente, CA 92672-4005
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have traveled extensively including Thailand and truly believe the most difficult food to capture is Thai. At its best, it’s subtle, balanced, and requires someone in the kitchen who seems to know what the food should taste like. This place is awesome. I have...More

Thank NewJerseyJim01
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped in for lunch and found the place nearly full, that's usually a good first sign. We had picked up a menu from the sidewalk a day earlier, but for lunch there is an abbreviated offering. That wasn't bad, since about half the lunch...More

Thank 2Vegans2wheels
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place has authentic and delicious Thai food. We spent two years in Bangkok, so it’s tough to find the ‘real deal’ here at home. Wonderful flavors and authentic Thai dishes prepared fresh to order. Our favorites are the pad see iw and egg fried...More

Thank D T
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Take out of town friends here often. Great food. Everything on the menu is excellent. Staff is friendly.

Thank casey2001338
Reviewed 2 October 2017

We have a standard order at restaurants we have not been to before , the Pad Thai ,was not greasy and the flavor was good , the pork green curry was excellent. The service was ok , the ambiance very Thai and I like going...More

Thank Ted N
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Seemed like the only Thai place in the old downtown area. Open for lunch and dinner, for lunch at 11:30 am. They had one of my favorites on the menu, Spicy Stir Fried Egg Plant, with chicken, pork or beef. I had the chicken and...More

Thank jamesbF6512WD
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Had early dinner with my daughter and ordered noodles, Thai BBQ chicken and calamari rings. Yum! This is a long time establishment in downtown San Clemente.

Thank Dakineguy
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Found this restaurant walking Del Mar street and luckily it was lunch time. Great lunch offerings at reduced prices but quality and quantity not lacking at all. I had the green curey and enjoyed every mouthful. My wife had the lettuce wraps and said they...More

Thank Andrew J
Reviewed 30 March 2017

We do take-out for Mongkut Thai. Their food is excellent!! They are on Del Mar in the heart of San Clemente. Love their Pad Thai!

Thank Sylvia H
Reviewed 5 March 2017

We were in San Clemente for business and saw their vegetarian options on the menu so decided to try it for lunch. The restaurant is nicely decorated and inviting, and almost all the tables were occupied, so it is a popular restaurant. Their vegetarian menu...More

Thank ElleLaJolla
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 212 Avenida Del Mar, San Clemente, CA 92672-4005
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  San Clemente
  • Phone Number: +1 949-492-3871
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