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Tai & Thai - CLOSED

693 9th Avenue Between 47-48 Street, New York City, NY 10036
+1 212-265-2229
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good27%
  • Average27%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible9%
7 Oct 2012
“Having lived in Thailand...”
1 Aug 2012
“Sexy ambience, good food, small portions.”
Restaurant Hours Closed
$$ - $$$
693 9th Avenue Between 47-48 Street, New York City, NY 10036
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Reviewed 7 October 2012

I can confirm that this is certainly in the top authentic thai food places I have ever tried outside of Bangkok. I had the Thai Fried Rice, which tastes just like it does on the streets of BK. I have also tried the chicken Satay,...More

Thank christocar
Reviewed 2 August 2012

[Tiny Thai on 1558 3rd Ave., NY, NY 10128] PROS: Three stars for the sexy ambience, good lighting, comfy A/C during a Triple H weekend (hot, humid, hazy) plus Tiny Thai's proximity to the two major movie theaters in this UES area (86th/3rd). Loved the...More

Thank VistaGirl39
Reviewed 31 May 2012

I got the red curry, and was definitely better than any red curry I had in recent memory, It's about a block or two off the bedford subway stop, but hit it up for lunch. Place is clean, nice little atmosphere, and decent service. If...More

Thank Sarah W
Reviewed 20 September 2011

I'm not sure if the name has changed, but the name on this restaurant window is Ideal Thai. For us, that's exactly what it was. My husband and I love Thai food. We have had a local favorite saved into the phone in every city...More

Thank Roggedance
Reviewed 14 November 2010

Today is our 17th wedding anniversary and we wanted to try a Tai restaurant in our neighborhood. Since we were unable to eat at the restaurant, we ordered take-out instead and had it delivered to our home. We ordered shrimp dumplings, vegetable pad thai &...More

Thank Bdsully93
Reviewed 10 November 2010

Love this place...small, hip atmosphere. Delicious Chicken curry and shrimp pad thai. Enough to keep us coming back again and again!

Thank eliholm
Reviewed 1 December 2009

As many tourists wandering around NY, I discovered the vast choices of restaurants on 9th Avenue in the Hell's Kitchen area. We stumbled across Tai & Thai and were initially put off by the stark unadorned restaurant front, but decided, based on the prices of...More

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Reviewed 23 May 2008

great for a quick lunch. Not amazing but very satisfying. The staff is nice, but occasionally clueless (such as the time when we asked the waitress for a lemon for our tea and she produced a lime stating that they only have "the green kind")

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Reviewed 28 January 2008

descent food, not the best.

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Reviewed 26 November 2007

My go-to place for a Thai lunch.

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 20 - USD 25
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 11:15 pm
11:30 am - 11:15 pm
11:30 am - 11:15 pm
11:30 am - 11:15 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 693 9th Avenue Between 47-48 Street, New York City, NY 10036
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighbourhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: +1 212-265-2229
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