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Mai Thai Restaurant

#160 of 636 Restaurants in Boise
Certificate of Excellence
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750 W Idaho St, Boise, ID 83702-5811 (Between Capital and 8th Street)
+1 208-344-8424
Today
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
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Hours:
Sun 17:00 - 21:30
Mon - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 14:30
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 23:00
Sat 12:00 - 14:30
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Boise, Idaho
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My two lady friends and I had a wonderful dinner last night at Mai Thai before going to our Broadway series performance at the Morrison Center. It made for such a nice start to a fun evening. All three of us loved what we ordered for dinner, and the manager even let us use a coupon that wasn't meant to... More 

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Boise, Idaho, United States
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60 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While I haven't been here in the evening, I've been several times for lunch, and all of the food has been excellent. Service must be both good and seamless because I don't even remember it. I've had both the buffet and ordered off the menu. It's always terrific.

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Thank Kitty F
Meridian, Idaho
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This was my first time at this restaurant and it was a great experience. 12 of us had dinner in a back room and everybody liked their food, drinks and service.

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Boise, Idaho
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

I highly recommend the Saturday brunch. So many good Thai and Asian dishes to choose from, including Sushi. Dinner is great too. A lot of great dishes to choose from.

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Star, Idaho, United States
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118 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

Great time out for my wife's birthday. We had several appetizers and drinks. The staff was great and food was fantastic.

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Thank Michael K
billy p, Manager at Mai Thai Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for great review looking forward to serve you soon More 

Boise, Idaho
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112 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016

You will most likely find this downtown Asian food delight crowded and full of life. Reservations are recommended. When you are presented your menu the task will be to form your own dish as they offer the basics and then the choice of added ingredients. That is Thai Fusion food. You will probably enjoy sharing your chosen dish with others... More 

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billy p, Manager at Mai Thai Restaurant, responded to this review

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25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

The dishes here are not completely authentic Thai as they have food from other countries, but it is good. Our favorite is the lunch buffet and the variety of food offered will satisfy the hungriest diner. The sushi if okay, but if that's what you are after go to a Japanese sushi bar. There is also salad, soup, fresh fruit,... More 

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Thank Gary F
billy p, Owner at Mai Thai Restaurant, responded to this review

thank you for your great review More 

Sun Valley-Ketchum, Idaho
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26 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016

A Thai lunch buffet is something that I just could not pass up as I was walking by. And here it was not so bad although the emphasis on string beans was entirely overdone Sushi rolls, soup, salad, fruit were available on one side of the buffet and, on the other, the real entres. Phad Thai chicken, phad prik king,... More 

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billy p, Owner at Mai Thai Restaurant, responded to this review

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Maryland
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016

Was visiting family in Boise and went here two nights in a row because the food was so good. The service was also quite friendly and professional. This is nicer than your typical Thai restaurant, and the prices are probably a little more, but definitely worth it.

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billy p, Owner at Mai Thai Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review looking forward to serve you soon More 

Boise, Idaho
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88 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

The ambiance and service make this a really stellar place to eat. Have been back numerous times. The sushi here is what keeps me coming back every time! I was leery about the name of the restaurant making it some cheap franchise or something but boy was I wrong! The glass blown ceiling pieces are worth the trip! Had heard... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 14 - US$ 30
Cuisine
Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:30
Monday
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 750 W Idaho St, Boise, ID 83702-5811
    (Between Capital and 8th Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Boise
  • Phone Number: +1 208-344-8424

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?