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Red Onion Thai Cuisine

1123 NW 23rd Ave, Portland, OR 97210-2903
+1 503-208-2634
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“thai food” (24 reviews)
“pad see ew” (10 reviews)
“red curry” (6 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1123 NW 23rd Ave, Portland, OR 97210-2903
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had the shrimp with vegetables with peanut sauce but the sauce was very thick and the other dish was a bit better but I can’t remember what it was. Service was okay. The place was pretty busy so I assume a lot of regulars...More

Thank Olena S
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

We ate dinner here because the reviews were decent. We were quickly seated and within 3 or 4 minutes were asked what we wanted. I hadn't even picked my menu up yet. 5 or minutes later we ordered. My cashew chicken was absolutely perfect, my...More

Thank johngM6161PP
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

I should have known better! Avoid specially dishes and stick with classic options. Ask for spicy to avoid bland. Good service.

Thank Patricia T
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

I ordered the emerald with chicken. It was awful, the chicken looked and tasted like the pre cooked frozen chicken strips from Costco, piled on frozen vegetables with some cabbage chunks with peanut sauce dumped on it. My husbands Pad Thai lacked flavor and was...More

1  Thank akb2000
Reviewed 22 July 2018

My family and I stopped in to this Thai restaurant expecting the usual delicious Thai food experience one typically gets at most Thai restaurants. The servers were very nice, but things then went downhill. The restaurant was a bit too noisy for our taste. Then,...More

Thank BigWaveDave66
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

Our meal started with fresh rolls w shrimp rolled into a cone shape. They were fresh & delicious and served with a great peanut sauce. The pad Thai was not great but lemon chicken with veggies & rice was tasty. The peanut sauce on it...More

Thank Kathy F
Reviewed 4 June 2018

While visiting my daughter she often takes me to her go-to restaurants, and Red Onion is one of them. Wonderful food, and very good prices on their lunch menu.

Thank gailtkulick
Reviewed 15 April 2018

My wife and I are happy to join others in saying Red Onion has great Thai food at reasonable prices! We ordered their Fresh Rolls, Tom-Yum soup and Lemon Grass Chicken Salad..all were tasty. Spiciness adjustable on request. Any time we're in Portland and in...More

Thank swingman4
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

We visited and our favorite food is Thai, and this was my favorite in Oregon. Another Resturant was world famous, and everyone told us to go there. A local told us to try the Red Onion, and it was much better. My whole huge family...More

Thank Casey R
Reviewed 16 February 2018

I always end up at the Red Onion when I go for Thai food in Portland. Even though it's on popular 23rd street, it is on the far end from Burnside so parking is a bit easier to find, despite being near the hospital. It...More

1  Thank TartanCat57
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1123 NW 23rd Ave, Portland, OR 97210-2903
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland>  > Northwest District
  • Neighbourhood: Northwest District
  • Phone Number: +1 503-208-2634
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