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Thai Boat

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23rd Street, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
+1 403-291-9887
Today
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 17:00 - 21:00
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 14:30
Mon - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Calgary, Canada
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We've been going to Thai Boat for about 5 years, and we keep going back! Some of the unique flavours & menu items have become favourites of our family. The ever-changing wall decor is humorous & thought provoking, what a hoot! When we go, we all usually get soup, and order one dish each plus coconut rice. Tonight was no... More 

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Thank chansen886
Kemptville, Canada
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120 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

I love Thai and was very excited about ordering take out, with leftovers for lunch. It was not at all what I expected...the pad Thai was noodles with cooked cabbage and rubbery shrimp that tasted awful. Nothing like any pad Thai I have ever had before. I hate to waste food but threw it away :(

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Thank darrend639
Calgary, AB
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35 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

I love Thai boat. This place serves up tasty and large portions for economical prices. The service is super friendly and most importantly the food is authentic and tastes soooooooo good.

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Thank RosaRosaRosa
Salina, Kansas
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400 reviews
254 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

When we walked in we were a bit turned off by the atmosphere - leaves a lot to be desired. (But, like a friend once said...can't eat atmosphere.) We were in a hurry so opted for the buffet. Initially disappointed....only 4 items to choose from. Then came the surprise...the food was pretty tasty and good.

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Thank Kevin P
Airdrie, Canada
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101 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

We ordered pick up for a business lunch, with a selection of red and green curry. My rating is reflective of this particular meal in comparison to a Fantastic thai meal I've had in Airdrie. I found here that they are used to cooking for the lunch rush and I found my chicken to be fairly over cooked, and my... More 

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Thank ShleeGreen
Calgary
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24 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016

In Calgary, when you walk into a Japanese restaurant, most likely the establishment isn't owned by any Japanese person; this applies to most Asian places. But Thai Boat is actually owned my Thai people and you can have an authentic Thai cuisine if you ask to make it in the original Thai style (most of the time, it just means... More 

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Thank tf_dork
Calgary
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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Went with a group of girls for lunch each of us ordered something different of the menue to share. All the plates had different flavors portions were on point not to large and not to small. We all walked away very satisfied. I noticed from last visit that the waitress were wearing street clothes, not the authentic thai outfits as... More 

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Thank cherip715
Calgary, AB
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35 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2016

I love this place. Its quaint, but the flavours of the food are so rich, and there is something for everyone.

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Thank RosaRosaRosa
Calgary, Canada
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48 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

Went there for lunch one day and very much enjoyed it. Took my wife and friends there for dinner one night. The meal and service were poor....I'm no longer on the committee to suggest places to eat.

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Thank Dennis R
Calgary, Canada
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162 reviews
146 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 October 2015

Excellent choice for Thai food. Authentic people, food and experience. To Try: Stuffed chicken wings, vegetarian pad thai and (fried) banana and coconut ice cream for a happy ending.

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Thank rawandhonest

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Asian, Thai
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:00
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 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23rd Street, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary
  • Phone Number: +1 403-291-9887

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