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Thip Samai

313 Th Maha Chai | Pranakorn, Bangkok 10200, Thailand
+66 2 226 6666
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pad thai” (603 reviews)
“shrimp” (61 reviews)
“egg omelette” (14 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
313 Th Maha Chai | Pranakorn, Bangkok 10200, Thailand
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This place really serves the best phad Thai! I tried the ones with the omelette and big prawns which cost 200baht per plate. Kinda pricey though. You can chew the pulp in the orange juice. The menu does not show the price. The time of...More

Thank AbigilYSN
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Positives: Orange juice Negatives: Poor service, average food, high prices Thip Samai was a big, big disappointment for us. After reading about its rewards on various websites we were really looking forward to trying ‘best Pad Thai’ in Bangkok. We arrived to the restaurant just...More

Thank Magdalena R
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I’d read about the best Pad Thai in Bangkok being here so we ventured over to give it a try. It was just ok, a bit of a let down. Glad we tried it but would not go back. I’d also heard they had great...More

Thank LuraYvette
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Line was very long but was quite surprised it didn't take too long. Having their kitchen outside right in front of the restaurant was odd but entertaining while lining up. The pad thai was as good as advertised. Service was horrible though. Our food took...More

Thank Dom L
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was told that this is the birthplace of pad thai. The line was long (30+ people in front of us) but it went relatively fast and we were seated in less than half an hour. So don't let that discourage you. It was fun...More

Thank Zorro_ICW
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is my first time trying out this place, but honestly, I was a tad bit disappointed. I've heard so much about the pad thai here and was really looking forward to this meal. The normal pad thai (with small shrimps) wasn't too bad, but...More

2  Thank Allison G
Reviewed 1 week ago

The previous review I wrote strongly encourage people to try it. In a recent trip, I decided to try it again, expected, long queue. After queuing for about 30 mins, enter the restuarant and order 1 of plate Phad Thai with small prawn (90Baht) and...More

1  Thank Jim K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The worst feeling is knowing when you've been had. And in seeing all the tourists queue up for this place and remarking in Trip Advisor on having the best Pad Thai ever, we quickly felt sad now having experienced this place. The first required indication...More

1  Thank HawaiianBlues
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You have to stand in line for it for a bit but defenitely worth the wait. Very delicious pad thai. You should also try the iced coconut water!!

Thank Lotte K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came for dinner around 8pm, waited about 20 minutes to get a table. Restaurant is quite big, clean and have AC. Ordered Special Pad Thai for 200 baht, The noodle is cooked with prawn oil, so the colour is a bit orange, wrapped with egg,...More

Thank Astroboy39
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Tony G
27 June 2017|
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Response from Thipsamai_Restaurant | Property representative |
Yes, we have Vegetarian Padthai. Thank you so much all for your answers.
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29 July 2015|
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Response from JakubKie | Reviewed this property |
Its walking distance from Khao-San Road.
14 June 2015|
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Response from d0ndequiera | Reviewed this property |
Two options... One is canal boat to Golden Mount (Phu Kao Tong) and then a taxi (quite close). Another is river boat to Tha Chang and then a taxi. Tuk tuk is also an option from either spot of course (but might be a... More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 8
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 313 Th Maha Chai | Pranakorn, Bangkok 10200, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Bangkok
  • Phone Number: +66 2 226 6666
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