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Sen Yai Sen Lek

2422 Central Ave NE, Minneapolis, MN 55418-3712
+1 612-781-3046
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible1%
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“thai food” (10 reviews)
“green curry” (4 reviews)
“sticky rice” (3 reviews)
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2422 Central Ave NE, Minneapolis, MN 55418-3712
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Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

I often travel back to MN to visit family. I live in Asia and often visit Thailand. I have been routinely disappointed with the Thai food in MN. I thought this restaurant was great. What I ordered was pretty much the same dish I’d get...More

Thank Mikedialect
Reviewed 20 July 2018

Nothing special, parking on the street in front. Waiters were plenty but busy snacking, drinking and talking-appeared to be related. food was nothing special. Water served was room temperature. Waitress we had was not very friendly. Fun area though, with the neat Mexican bakery next...More

Thank Debbybcn
Reviewed 20 June 2018

I had high hopes for Sen Yai Sen Lek, but came away disappointed. Judging from the lunch crowd, this is clearly a popular neighborhood Thai restaurant. Perhaps because it's surrounded by Mexican restaurants and offers a change of pace. After entering, we stood around waiting...More

Thank HowdyDoody4
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

We loved this place, the food is extremely authentic and has a rich flavor and texture it reminded me of when we were in Thailand. The food was that good. Cozy atmosphere and great service, i can’t wait to go back.

Thank ericjaworski01
Reviewed 29 April 2018

My daughter and I had lunch here and thoroughly enjoyed it. The server was very attentive and our food was delicious. I had a curry dish and it was very flavorful with just the right amount of heat. My daughter had the Pad Thai and...More

Thank 7ContinentsExplored
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

A perfect little neighborhood eatery- excellent curries, interesting apps. We started with egg rolls- how prosaic!- and they were crisp, tasty and hot. Our curry (which we shared) was a well-seasoned red sauce; we ordered a side of veggies that was also delicious. The place...More

Thank leafhous
Reviewed 6 October 2017

SYSL was a recommendation from a friend. After exploring a few restaurants on Central Avenue, I am always excited to go and try more. This was the latest and it was not a disappointment. It is adjacent to another wonderful restaurant, Costa Blanca. The restaurant...More

Thank BilalMasood
Reviewed 1 October 2017

My niece picked this restaurant. Charming and small. Service attentive and helpful. Food delicious. I'm not a Thai food expert but the food was well prepared and very good. We shared three dishes and had leftovers to take home. "Egg rolls" were delicious. Had the...More

Thank sjpeterson123
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

Loved it. Very clean place. Open air kinda. The staff was friendly and very knowledgeable. Made it very easy to order. Food was hot and fresh. Loved it

Thank jeff441
Reviewed 23 March 2017

The food is the good and there are plates you cannot find i other Thai restaurant in Minneapolis. But the serving size is so small. Only three wontons in the wonton plate and three pieces of chitcken in the curry

Thank Elisabetta R
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19 October 2017|
Response from sjpeterson123 | Reviewed this property |
According to their website they are closed on Sundays. I would email or call them as they seem eager to host parties.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2422 Central Ave NE, Minneapolis, MN 55418-3712
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 612-781-3046
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