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101 S Murphy Ave, Sunnyvale, CA 94086-6113
+1 408-773-1098
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Today
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 17:00 - 21:00
Mon - Wed 17:00 - 21:30
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 14:30
Thu - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Sunnyvale, California
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160 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I've enjoyed my meals at this restaurant. It's got a calm, relaxed atmosphere and the food is fresh and tasty. The service is attentive and good. You can modify how much "heat" (aka spice) you want your food, which is nice for those of us who don't want too much heat. They have a wide range of choices and I've... More 

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Thank Dorcas K
Sunnyvale, California
Level Contributor
12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

I was prepared to like this place, but sadly I was disappointed. The waitress forgot any non standard items in our order. She was inattentive and abrupt. The food was OK, but not exciting.

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Thank nuts4quilts
San Jose, California
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30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

If you want traditional Thai food, make sure you request medium heat. Our waiter automatically brought all our food mild and the flavor was not good. Our Pad Thai noodles were greasy with no flavor, the fisherman soup only tasted of lime juice -not lemon grass and our papaya salad was too sweet and not fresh. We will not return... More 

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Thank Rosa G
San Jose, California
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277 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016

First the positives: - The service was quite good. - The cute riser stand, that the dish was placed and served on, was very nice. - The restaurant itself is nice and on the very popular Murphy street. Now the not so good: This is (only) the third Thai restaurant I've eaten at. Compared to the other two places, I... More 

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Thank tinaNtravel
San Jose, California
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207 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2016

The tom yam soup was just about good. So was the yellow seafood curry. Service was not upto mark for sure. We were 'forgotten' for 15 mins before someone came to our table. Billing too took a long time. I have to try more Thai restaurants before I decide on a good one.

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Thank Sandy D
Hyderabad, India
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18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 March 2016

I never like noodles and never ate them, first time I like noodles here. There different types of thai cuisine I haven't tried all of them, "Pad Thai Chicken"(noodles+chicken) was my favourite.

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Thank Siva_Bandaru
Uxbridge, United Kingdom
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158 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 March 2016

Staff were friendly, food was pleasant and prices are reasonable. It's located in downtown Sunnyvale so a good are to eat.

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Thank Helen B
Sunnyvale, California
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67 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2015

For lunch the variety of the specials and the value are really good, plus the service is fast and professional. For dinner, I find the prices to be high for the amount of food. The quality of the food, spices are presentation are really nice, but I think they have taken the pricing a tad too high. Based on this,... More 

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Thank Marc K
Sunnyvale, California
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73 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2015

We found ourselves wandering down Murphy Ave. tonight when the pangs of hunger seized us. Several restaurants are along here, we saw Thai Basil and went in. Delicious food and great service will bring us back soon!

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Thank Tres W
Fremont, California
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28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2015

One of our favorite dish is their Basil Fried Rice. My whole family is ready for Thai Basil anytime.

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Thank dparikh73

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 S Murphy Ave, Sunnyvale, CA 94086-6113
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sunnyvale
  • Phone Number: +1 408-773-1098

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?