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Bangkok Balcony

5846 Forbes Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15217-1602
+1 412-521-0728
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good45%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“curry” (5 reviews)
“spring rolls” (4 reviews)
“thai food” (4 reviews)
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5846 Forbes Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15217-1602
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Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is on the second floor and accessed by climbing a seedy set of stairs from Forbes Avenue. The door is crappy and not promising but we opened it anyway. LOL Inside we were greeted by a quiet hostess who seated us at a...More

Thank DianeCips
Reviewed 4 February 2018

We stopped in after going to the movies because we heard it was very good. We were seated at a table by the window which was fun. We were given glasses of water (no straws). Our water showed up to take our food order (never...More

Thank imasportsluvr
Reviewed 20 November 2017

Found this while checking out restaurants in the Squirrel Hill area on line. Good dinner with very nice appetizers at a reasonable price. Not much on atmosphere and a little bit noisy due to the hard surfaces but otherwise a nice place for Thai food....More

Thank BocaOpa
Reviewed 4 November 2017

My wife and I were in the area and decided to dine here. Not even close to the good Thai restaurants in the Pittsburgh area. My dish, Three Spice Fish, was so fried that I joked to my wife that I think I am only...More

Thank James J
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

I've been coming here for many years. It's a small restaurant but very quaint. Overlooks the busy Forbes Avenue traffic in the squirrel Hill area. Just a quick bus ride from downtown or Oakland. It's always a wonderful meal with laid-back atmosphere. I always get...More

Thank 876ninas
Reviewed 12 August 2017

We had trouble finding parking; I would recommend parking down the street in the Jewish Community Center garage (apparently OK for public use). We were a bit disappointed that we were seated far away from the front window, when a couple tables were available there....More

Thank Cindy M
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Of the many Thai spots in Pittsburgh, this remains our favorite! Seating at the front window gives a great perch for people watching along Forbes. Service is friendly, efficient and helpful. Food is authentic and delicious. And if you come on the weekend, they may...More

Thank Maureen M
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Every time I come to Pittsburgh, I have to eat here! Love the ambience, service, and the food. They will make it to your spice level. Call to get reservations.

Thank Imspam
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

I never get tired of this place! It has an awesome coconut chicken & pumpkin curry that is very filling! I almost always order that along with a Thai iced tea and fresh rolls! If you like Thai, this place has delicious food, great prices,...More

1  Thank SGcvn69
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

I love coming to Bangkok Balcony and have been for years. You can find the usual suspects like Pad Thai here, but the menu is full of exciting dishes waiting to be explored. Service is always very attentive and prompt. Plus there's a great view...More

1  Thank Kuptsynova
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5846 Forbes Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15217-1602
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh>  > Squirrel Hill South
  • Neighbourhood: Squirrel Hill South
  • Phone Number: +1 412-521-0728
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