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Thai Original BBQ

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211 E Orangethorpe Ave, Fullerton, CA 92832-3017
+1 714-870-1333
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11:00 - 21:30
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Fullerton, California
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

1/5 stars for the service. We were served by a young Hispanic male that was rude and inattentive. Not once did he asked if we needed anything. He came once to our table and never came back. I had to flag him down several times which apparently caused him to be annoyed. Not once did he acknowledged the fact that... More 

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Orange County, CA
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

BBQ chicken dinner ($12) was rather disappointing. It was undercooked and bland. Huge portion but low on taste. I used to come often 4-5 years ago but the recent reviews don't lie. Seems the quality and taste of the food has changed and obviously not for the better.

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California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

We always eat here. The food is good, compared to other Thai restaurants we have been in. The servers are attentive to your needs for the most part.

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Whittier, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2016

There are many Thai Original BBQ's to be found, but food quality-wise, this location is my favorite. They have the best pad see ew, best wings of angel, grilled beef salad, tom yum and more. Of all the times I've been here (more than I can remember) I can honestly say that I've not ordered anything here that did not... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2015

Thai Original BBQ has consistently good food. I first visited this location over 10 years ago and the quality and value has not changed. Some of my favorite dishes are Pad See Ew, BBQ Chicken, Angel Wings, and Beef Salad. Everything comes out tasty and in big portions that are great for sharing.

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California
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2015

Was a long time customer, since I live in the area. It used to be a great place for lunch & specials, but last few times the food as well as the service quality has declined to "poor". The service is 'fake' friendly/helpful, you get the feeling they want you to order & eat quickly so the table can be... More 

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Cebu City, Philippines
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2014

Love love love their bbq chicken and their tom yum soup...price is reasonable and affordable...serving is huge and their java rice is heaven...

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Los Angeles, CA
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2012

Excellent Pad Thai, Pad See Ew. Very vegetarian friendly and good staff with good service. Prices are reasonable also.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2008

Best beef satay ever

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2007

yummm.. pad sewee and S1 BBQ chicken...

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Barbecue, Thai
Restaurant features
Reservations
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:30
Monday
11:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 211 E Orangethorpe Ave, Fullerton, CA 92832-3017
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Fullerton
  • Phone Number: +1 714-870-1333

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?