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Thai Star

6611 Orion Dr, Unit 106, Fort Myers, FL 33912-4329
+1 239-208-4057
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (20 reviews)
“noodle soup” (15 reviews)
“spring rolls” (7 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 3:00 pm Hours
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
6611 Orion Dr, Unit 106, Fort Myers, FL 33912-4329
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I love Thai Star Restaurant! It’s a small family owned place in a small strip mall off Daniels Road. The owner always greats us! He’s very friendly! The food is some of the best anywhere! The restaurant does a large takeout business!...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank susanj842
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thai Star is the best Thai food in SW FL hands down. We have eaten here numerous times. We’re seasoned Thai food lovers and this is by far the best. Coconut noodle soup, is outrageous, and in fact, we always get a family order to...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank laurarM439PI
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our second visit, this time for dinner. We were anxious to explore some of the more esoteric delicacies on the menu. Special note to vegetarians/vegans or folks with seafood or peanut allergies: stay away. Almost all dishes are made with the ubiquitous fish...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Neil P
Reviewed 24 November 2018 via mobile

Found on “nearby” search. Not visible from the highway. Tucked into a corner of a strip center. Very authentic, fresh, reasonable cooking! Everything looked good. Nice people. Thai music adds to ambiance. Very causal place. Not upscale. I’d easily return!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank WhileImOut
Reviewed 9 November 2018

Not authentic. Had the panaang curry, which was nothing more than mostly some sort of peanut sauce. I questioned this, thinking I had miscommunicated my order, and she told me, "It was paanang with peanut sauce". She didn't attempt to offer anything else. She asked...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Traveller2789
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

We were in Ft. Myers to see my first grandchild and we wanted to eat Thai food. My son could not recommend the places he had tried since living there (Thai momma’s cooking makes him a tough critic). I went online (Trip Advisor of course)...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

My wife and I stopped in after reading the reviews and happened to be in the neighborhood. The restaurant is small and cozy with traditional Thai decorations and shrines. As it was lunch time, we only got to choose from the smaller lunch menu (the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Neil P
Reviewed 20 August 2018

The restaurant is very popular. It was our first time here, but everyone that came in at lunchtime after us were repeat customers. They had their “usual “ tables or they ordered their “usual” meal. It is very nicely decorated and the staff was very...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank N129MYsandram
Reviewed 8 May 2018

The restaurant was a gem that Bonita Springs' residents didn't appreciate until it was gone. Now located in Fort Myers near Gulf Coast Hospital, it is better than ever. Bill, the owner, along with his wife, the chef, creates Thai dishes that you will want...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank akmotes
Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

Service was quick. Food was good. Had the drunken noodles..... would order it again. Portion size could have been a little bigger for the price paid.

Date of visit: March 2018
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 11 - USD 20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6611 Orion Dr, Unit 106, Fort Myers, FL 33912-4329
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Fort Myers
  • Phone Number: +1 239-208-4057
  • E-mail
The Thai Star Restaurant in Fort Myers, Florida is a rarity in this age of corporately owned large chains. It is a true family affair. Bill Vilaysack and his wife Vong are in the restaurant every day with Bill managing the front of the house and dealing with customers, while his wife, Vong, manages the kitchen, ensuring the quality of all the food that is served. Vong grew up in a small village in Northeast Thailand, near Laos, where her father was the village leader. Since she'd developed a love of cooking at an early age she would prepare the meals, not only for her family, but also for those dignitaries that would visit her father. Thai Star has been serving delicious Thai Food in Southwest Florida since 2005.
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