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Jhanthong Banbua

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2400 Mendocino Ave, Santa Rosa, CA 95403-3117
+1 707-528-8048
11:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 22:00
Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Healdsburg, California
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178 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Went here for a business lunch and really enjoyed the meal. The restaurant is nicely lit and has a pleasant atmosphere. The menu is very varied but don't get overwhelmed. Take a couple of extra minutes to look at things and then pick. Their lunch combo is very good as is their Pad Thai and their Thai salads. Great choice... More 

Thank mrt1955
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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37 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

We stopped by on our road trip north - and we're glad we did. Lovely, peaceful dining room, very helpful staff, and a delicious lunch. What more could we want?

Thank hemzlee
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Food was good...but for the price, the serving sizes were quite small...in addition they will ask you if you want steamed rice with your meal...please be aware that they charge $3 a bowl for rice. It also took us several minutes to get the attention of a server when we needed something.

Thank Jennifer S
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86 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

We went here based on the reviews of others that we had found on tripadvisor. I must say that when we pulled into the parking lot, we were having serious second thoughts, it's just not the type of place we'd normally dine at. I can't tell you how glad we were that we ignored our "outside" impression and we went... More 

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Connecticut, United States
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46 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

This is one of the best Thai food I have eaten... The menu is amazing... Food is authentic with excellent flavor. The staff are very nice. Decor is not modern... But enjoy the 80s look before it is gone!!! Few years from now you won't be able to see it 😀 If you like Thai food - this is a... More 

Thank 170TraVeler
Healdsburg, California
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210 reviews
146 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2016

Jhanthong Banbua is quite popular...for good reason. Servers are attentive without being intrusive, and the food is delicious. I usually wind up with the Chicken Satay, but everything I've tried is good. My cohorts really love the Chai Tea, as well. It is busy at lunch time, being close to the county administrative center and the court, but my wait... More 

Thank katyscat
Alpine, California
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247 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 391 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 March 2016

Four of us ate at take out from Jhanthong Banbua recently and we all enjoyed our meals. I ordered the Thai style beef and it was PERFECT for me who likes the more tradition meals. The beef was so tender and seasoned nicely. Most meals are in the range of $10-$15. There are tons of choices...actually making it harder to... More 

Thank Charlene351
Santa Rosa, California
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32 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2016

Excellent juice drinks with friendly and fast service! Lots of Promos as well - add some protein powder to your drink to make it a meal in itself!

Thank gordsgal
Santa Rosa, California
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27 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2016

True authentic Thai food! There's usually a wait to be seated, they have a very busy " to go " business so call your order in and relax with dinner at home! I love the Dang Panang, Pumpkin Curry, Tom Kha ( spicy Coconut soup) and of course the Thai ice TEA! Don't let the outside throw you off, the... More 

Thank SaraDuane
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2015 via mobile

Don't let the location fool you! When we drove into parking lot I looked around and asked if my friends were at the correct place. However, the moment we entered, all was transformed. The food was so good with many menu choices, and large portions. Service was friendly and attentive. Atmosphere was authentic. Would go back in a heartbeat. Highly... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Thai
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2400 Mendocino Ave, Santa Rosa, CA 95403-3117
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sonoma County  >  Santa Rosa
  • Phone Number: +1 707-528-8048

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?