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Pai Northern Thai Kitchen

18 Duncan St, Toronto, Ontario M5H 3G8, Canada
+1 416-901-4724
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“green curry” (82 reviews)
“thai food” (130 reviews)
“khao soi” (55 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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18 Duncan St, Toronto, Ontario M5H 3G8, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

I really really enjoyed the food. I had red curry and it was delicious. My party had pad thai and she loved that as well. Very friendly and attentive service. The place has loud music and pretty close table seating, so it is not a...More

Thank Olya S
Reviewed 4 days ago

We went on a Saturday night and there was a line up out the door. Do yourself a favour and reserve a table before going here. The wait was about 40 minutes for a table without a reservation. The atmosphere was great and the place...More

Thank ChocolateKisses1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We turned up with no reservation and waited for a short while while having a drink which was fine. Food was very good and good vegan options available. Interesting atmosphere with dance music playing, a very fashionable location!

Thank MatthewA3
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've been to Pai multiple times and every single time, I come out saying "that's my favourite restaurant!" The atmosphere at Pai is authentic. The decor, the crowd and even the market at the back makes it so special and just makes you feel like...More

Thank LLWTravels
Reviewed 1 week ago

The energy is palpable in this very innovative Thai restaurant. Everyone is having fun. We were surprised by every dish we ordered - unusual and successful.

Thank Slonar
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I would highly recommend reservations even for lunch. My daughter and I split the Chef Nult Pad Thai for $15.50 and it was delicious! The plum mule was absolutely wonderful, my new favorite mule! Service was average but they were busy.

Thank minnesotans4
Reviewed 1 week ago

Authentic decor. Recommend getting a reservation. There was a line up at 6pm. Gaeng Masaman with braised beef was UNREAL. Affordable. Definitely going back in the future.

Thank CiiinCity
Reviewed 1 week ago

As a rule I don't wait for a table, however I waited twice for Pai! Great Thai Food, trendy cocktail menu, reasonable prices - not much more to ask for really!

1  Thank mikebravo22
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food and great atmosphere. Enjoyed the atmosphere and the food. Well worth the wait. The place was packed. The service was great.

Thank Mary P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Why not go to a top 10 Toronto restaurants for a reasonable price, even for students? The dishes are around $15, the variety is pretty good and the service, food, and environment are amazing. I love Thay food and this place blew me away. Take...More

Thank Andréa Paula F
Downtown West
Downtown West is home to Toronto's gorgeous Inner
Harbor, and is a must-visit for lovers of art and the
outdoors. The area's rich cultural heritage is
celebrated by a number of monuments and museums,
giving the neighborhood a mature feel. As a premier
destination for modern art, people here stroll through
the cool contemporary pieces at the Power Plant, enjoy
the outdoor installations along Queen's Quay and Canoe
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7 October 2017|
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Response from Nini103 | Reviewed this property |
Agree with previous answer in that did not see any high chairs and would not ban children at anytime--if child unable to sit in a chair then you would have to have them on your lap---in any event well worth the dining... More
15 March 2017|
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Response from Christopher M | Reviewed this property |
It's worth the wait, that's all I can say!
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31 August 2016|
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Response from Nini103 | Reviewed this property |
Busy all the time
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
4:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Duncan St, Toronto, Ontario M5H 3G8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Downtown West
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown West
  • Phone Number: +1 416-901-4724
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