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Banana Leaf Thai Bistro

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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609 Washington St., Port Townsend, WA 98368
+1 360-379-6993
12:00 - 21:00
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Sun 12:00 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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Hot Springs, Arkansas
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great food and wonderful service. What more can I say. My favorite place for Thai in Port Townsend. Very reasonable prices.

Thank PunditDave
Reno, Nevada
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89 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for a date night with my wife. The place is a quaint nice atmosphere restaurant to take your special someone too. The food is wonderful and the staff is very friendly. Stop in and give this place a try and I bet you will want to return as soon as you can.

Thank reddogsailor
Level Contributor
3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017

My father and I have eaten here quite often and whether we go in and dine or I carry out, the staff is more than accommodating and friendly. I always feel welcome even when I come in alone. The food is really incredible and I've lived all over and love Thai!

Thank Christie M
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92 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

Three of us ate lunch here on Christmas day. We had been told this was a good local Asian/Thai restaurant. The food was well below average for Thai restaurants in Western Washington. Even the pad Thai was off. Based on this dining experience, I would not return to this establishment.

Thank Carol_R99SO
Seattle, Washington
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

We stopped here for lunch on a recent day trip to PT and stumbled onto this place when the restaurant we normally go to on such outings was closed. Although small and a little out of the way, it was worth the hunt. The food was delicious, and the service was great. The server (owner?) was concerned when my wife... More 

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Port Townsend, United States
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47 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016

When Banana Leaf first opened a number of years ago, it consistently delivered good food and friendly, knowledgeable service. Then the business was sold and, over time, the food and service declined; it felt like nobody cared anymore, so we stopped going there. We currently have some friends visiting from Santa Fe and they remember being here back when the... More 

Thank FoodieGuyPT
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35 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

I have been eating here for many years maybe 100 times or more over the last seven years and they've never disappointed me. This is the first time since the new owners of taking over and it's still good.

Thank logisnews
West Palm Beach, Florida
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1,099 reviews
461 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 810 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

It's a pretty olive green building, inviting upon entering. The fare is traditional Thai and the staff was very welcoming. Prices are average and amble indoor seating. It's not smokey or noisey as other Thai restaurants in town.

Thank DoloresJacoby
Fairbanks, Alaska
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17 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

Thai food is among my favorite foods, so it was easy to convince me to try this restaurant. The food was well-seasoned and for we were offered the range of 1 to 5 for spicy on those dishes that were not cooked mild by tradition. I enjoy authentic Thai food because each restaurant varies its seasoning based on family traditions.... More 

Thank Linda T
Newcastle, Australia
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Lovely authentic That food The waitress was attentive with the loveliest smile We had the tiger prawn special and pork red curry Both were delicious and were followed by sticky rice with mango syrup and coconut ice cream for desert. Equally as nice. Prices were very reasonable and we had a nice seat by the window.

Thank Sueden1

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 15
Asian, Thai
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 609 Washington St., Port Townsend, WA 98368
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Port Townsend
  • Phone Number: +1 360-379-6993

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