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73511 Twentynine Palms Hwy, Twentynine Palms, CA 92277
+1 760-367-4080
Monday
Closed
Hours:
Tue - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sun 11:00 - 22:00
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2016

The restaurant itself is spacious and relaxing, nicely decorated. The waitress I encountered was very friendly and helpful. The food was the only disappointment--I felt like the sauces in our meals were on the watery side and the food was definitely more greasy than your average Thai food. The food didn't seem to sit well with my stomach, either.

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Thank RachReilley
Escondido, CA
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84 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2016

Nothing special, but good enough. Varied menu. Fairly busy for a slow period. I'd go back, but maybe not first choice

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Thank SteveInEsc
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2015 via mobile

Spring rolls advertised as shrimp and pork came with no pork. Crispy tofu not crispy golden as listed. Chicken satay tasted funny

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Thank Helen H
Raleigh, North Carolina
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2015

Love this place! Honestly, there isn't much to choose from in this town, so for a place like this to pop up, yes and yes! The thai tea is the best tea I've ever had. Moved away and still wish I could get some! Great prices! I definitely recommend going!

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Thank Stefanie3z
Salem, Oregon
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93 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2015

Joe came personally to our table when we explained to the waitress our special dietary needs. Together we came up with a delicious curry chicken in a coconut crime base. The salad wraps even trump my other favorite Thai place. They hand rolled and packed. He also serves his native Vietnamese food which I will try next. I found him... More 

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Thank Hannah M
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2015 via mobile

At first it took about 10 min for the waiter to come and see us but after that it got better . He ran the whole restaurant and was really fast and accurate . The food was great . I had the Garlic Chicken Noodles . Definitely recommend it for couples . Prices are pretty good because of the amount... More 

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Thank Norbert V
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17 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2015 via mobile

We had a very bad experience here . No chickenbreast , no zucchini, no lettuce on the different menus . No Budweiser available ... Never again!

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Thank Thomas S
Twentynine Palms, California
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25 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2015

Food and staff/service were great. There is parking available, it's easy to find, and take out is quick.

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Thank Sandy L
Joshua Tree, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2015 via mobile

3 of us ate dinner for $50 with plenty of leftovers for lunch the next day. We had chicken satay appetizer, large Pho soup, Garlic noodles with beef, and Spicy garlic sauce with beef. 2 beers, 2 sodas, and hot tea. All the food was yummy! The tea was kind of blah. We will definitely eat here again. The waitstaff... More 

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Thank thetattooedlady
Twentynine Palms, California
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2015

Great food, good selection, and good atmosphere. I especially liked the Thai Tea and Yellow Curry. It is a small, quiet restaurant and it is very clean and tidy. The staff are very polite and friendly.

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Thank Peter C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Thai, Vietnamese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 73511 Twentynine Palms Hwy, Twentynine Palms, CA 92277
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Twentynine Palms
  • Phone Number: +1 760-367-4080

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