Really good food! I've been to Thailand 4 times and I love real Thai food and That's what I've foond here I was really suprised
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This is a hidden gem in Santa Barbara, and although it's a tiny restaurant, the food is fresh and flavorful. They also have limited but delicious wine available by the glass to wash down the spicy yuminess. Try the pumpkin curry, it's wonderful.
It's unusual not to see Zenyai crowded. There are only a dozen or so tables, but traffic seems to move fast--so it's usually not difficult to be seated. This past time we had a couple of their curries, and they both were delicious and slightly...More
We were here with a few "Santa Barbarians" and according to them this is the best Thai in town. The traditional Thai dishes on the menue. We all choose different courses, all tasty.
My husband had green curry and I had red, both with shrimp. Very good food at a reasonable price. We did ask for one white and one brown rice and only got white however it didn't stop the food from being good.
OK a very simple place , but I have to say some of the best Thai food I have had anywhere. I have been eating Thai since I was 17, have a home there. Spend a lot of time there. Eat Thai three times a...More
Zen Yai serve authentic tasting Thai dishes. I like their various kinds of noodles and curry dishes.
I am mystified as to why this is the number one rated Thai food restaurant in Santa Barbara. My daughters and I were there on a Saturday night at 9:00 p.m.. The server seemed annoyed that she had to bring us menus. We ordered tom...More