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5575 E River Rd, Tucson, AZ 85750-6743
+1 520-299-0453
Today
11:30 - 14:00
16:30 - 21:00
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Mon - Fri 11:30 - 14:00
Mon - Sat 16:30 - 21:00
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2016 via mobile

We tried to order chicken satay and were told they were out of peanut sauce. In a Thai restaurant??? They were also out of pork. We were a large group and ordered many different things. The universal reaction seemed to be "OK but I've had better." Everything was bland whether the request was for mild, medium, or hot.

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Thank Ellen D
Globe, Arizona
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23 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2015 via mobile

This place is NOT open on Saturday for lunch. We drove her special for lunch from Globe only to discover it was closed. Thankfully good sushi bar near by but really had a taste for Thai

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Thank Griffons
Tucson, Arizona
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81 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 March 2015

This is a small owner-operated restaurant next to the big Whole Foods on the east side at River and Craycroft. I am particularly fond of the green curry, which I order with chicken. I order it medium (not too hot) so that I can taste the other wonderful flavors. It comes with tender bamboo shoots, beans, and green peppers. I... More 

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Thank Pat G
Tucson, AZ
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55 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2014 via mobile

Really pleasant ambiance and service, the food is ok but I've had better in Tucson, see my other reviews.

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Thank AZWahoo
Elgin, Arizona
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8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2014

I have visited Mina's Thai restaurant in Tucson several times with different people. Each visit has consistently been excellent. The food has been fresh and the service is great. I highly recommend this restaurant to anyone who appreciates fresh home cooked meals, because that is what you will receive at this restaurant.

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Thank STElgin
Tucson, Arizona
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44 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2013

My wife and I went to Mina's Thai restaurant and enjoyed it. We ordered the egg rolls, spicy chicken and mushroom soup and a couple of chicken dishes. One was spicy and the other was not. The egg rolls were not fried which and tasted very good. They came with a mild sauce that tasted very good. The soup was... More 

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Graham, Washington
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2013

Nailbanger Here Again; Where to start. How about the Owner and her grandchildren coloring at the table next to us during dinner? Or how about the small portions. Or the poor service. Or the average food. Need I go on? This place is highly over rated by local. Either they have never had great Thai Food or there is a... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2013

The minute I walked in I was worried. There is a strange smell about the place. It was almost empty, one other table of two. Service was prompt and friendly but then the food came. Several of us ordered various Pad Thai dishes and a couple ordered the curries. We ate it but it wasn't very good, lacked veggies and... More 

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3 Thank robinwest
Tucson, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2012

We have eating at Mina's since we moved from Houston to Tucson. We eat there probably once a week. We have liked Every single dish that we have ordered. Lots of vegetables, fresh and tasty. But their curries are "excellent". We also like their rolls and their soups. Over all we highly recommend it to anybody. J. and I.

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1 Thank Imelda K
Tucson, Arizona, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2012

Mina's is a long time favorite. The curry's are outstanding and other favorites include Pad Thai and Pineapple Rice. Really, we've loved everthing we've had there - and the service is excellent as well. I think you'll love Mina's.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Thai
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 - 14:00
16:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:00
16:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:00
16:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 14:00
16:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:00
16:30 - 21:00
Saturday
16:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5575 E River Rd, Tucson, AZ 85750-6743
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tucson
  • Phone Number: +1 520-299-0453

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