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Talay Thai

511 Bank Street, Ottawa, Ontario K2P 1Z5, Canada
+1 613-238-2529
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (23 reviews)
“red curry” (10 reviews)
“sticky rice” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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LOCATION
511 Bank Street, Ottawa, Ontario K2P 1Z5, Canada
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1 - 10 of 145 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

I have eaten at Talay Thai many times but only at lunchtime and always have the lunch special. It is a great combination of delicious Thai food.

Thank Orderly C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the Talay Thai whilst visiting Ottawa. It was very close to the apartment that we were staying in and was only a couple of minutes walk. Whilst the building doesn’t look particularly welcoming, the food and service makes up for that. We had...More

Thank Phil G
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Excellent Thai cuisine, fresh and flavourful, offering an authentic home-cooked meal that doesn't break the bank. Staff very courteous and accommodating, always ready to refill our glasses of much-needed water, thanks to the ever-tasty and spicy 'jungle curry'.

Thank Aileen F
Reviewed 28 July 2017

This is authentic Thai food at its best. The dishes blend spices in a subtle and elegant fashion, which result in wonderful, savoury dishes. The whole time we were there, I needed to slow down so I could fully capture and enjoy the taste of...More

Thank Marie-Claire S
Reviewed 20 July 2017

We enjoyed red curry with shrimp and scallops with vegetables. both the service and food were excellent and everything was fresh.

Thank BuckyandChris
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Planned to eat Indian cuisine but couldn't find a parking spot near restaurant. We drove by Talay Thai with it's own parking lot and said "Why not?" Great choice!!!! Lovely, small restaurant. Very attentive service, we moved away from a/c with no problem and never...More

Thank Kimberly E
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Talay Thai is a simple square room, in an old building on Bank Street one block north of the 417. You would not notice it, if you weren't looking for it. But you should look for it. This elegantly plain, straightforward Thai restaurant cooks up...More

Thank David L
Reviewed 9 June 2017

One of the best Thai food I've ever had, compared to Thai restaurants in NY city and other major US cities. My favorite is Red Curry mixed vegetables (Panang Pak). Dishes with coconut milk are great. Vegetarians will not have any problem getting something to...More

Thank banares
Reviewed 7 March 2017

This restaurant is above average overall and has great service, but its Pad Thai is sticky- sweet & bland!

Thank jonathaneb2017
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Lovely meal on a very cold evening. Lots of young professionals stopping in for takeout, and they knew what they wanted so assume this is a good local place. My meal was as expected, hot and delicious. Will definitley be back. The Jasmine tea was...More

Thank Born2runLondon
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 511 Bank Street, Ottawa, Ontario K2P 1Z5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-238-2529
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