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1910 St Laurent Blvd, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
+1 613-521-3301
11:00 - 20:00
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Mon - Thu 11:00 - 20:00
Fri 11:00 - 21:00
Sat 12:00 - 21:00
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I spent 40.00 and after 2 bites, threw away everything. This is the worst green curry I ever had and it smells like the chicken was still alive. I'm sick to my stomach. I'll never eat here again. Waste of money and now I'm nauseated. The pho was bland. I'm literally turned off from thai food for ever.

Thank Nalini R
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Had the equivalent of two forks full of meat In the Oh basil noodle Never going back still hungry Next Thai express cheaper way more meat and fills my stomach.

Thank Phil B
Kingston, Canada
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

Bland, no flavour, so much better out there, try the place on Merivale road, its night and day. I went to this place with a friend and it was just terrible, the watery sauce smelt like dirty dishwater, the chicken was dry. I spent my evening hugging the toilet bowl, go elsewhere!

Thank Mark D
ottawa canada
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332 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2016

This is a very comfortable environment for lunch or dinner. The service was excellent. Fast and friendly. Even shook our hands and asked our names. Super friendly. Was only there for soup but still the soups were hot and fresh. Can't wait to go back for some more selections. Recommended

Thank canadian-eh777
Ottawa, Canada
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123 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

We go here regularly since it is close to work and have never been disappointed. The service is always good and I must say they are efficient and fast! We were in and out in 30-45 min which is great for a work lunch. The spring rolls are delicious, as well as the vermicelli and the pho. You can't go... More 

Thank SALOttawa_Canada
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298 reviews
178 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2015

It had been several years since we ate at this restaurant. We had however purchased chicken rolls for take out a few time. There were 5 of us and we had ordered all different dishes. Everyone enjoyed their choice. Everything was delicious. The service was quick and friendly.

Thank PAC168
Ottawa, Canada
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136 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2015

Good Thai food with good service. Loved their curry dish. Good service and friendly waiter. Prices are very reasonable. The decor could use a bid of upgrading and Thai music would enhance the ambiance.

Thank Bonjours
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015

My son and I were in and out for lunch in less than 30 minutes. The staff was friendly, replenished our water frequently. Our appetizer came about 30 seconds after we ordered it. The food was plentiful and delicious!!

1 Thank Colleen P
Ottawa, Canada
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3 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2015

We went into Oh Basil on Oct 21, 2015 to eat lunch and were greeted almost immediately by their server who took our drink order and brought our drinks immediately. We then ordered an app and once the apps were brought to our table we gave her our main course order. 20 minutes later our food still hadn't arrived and... More 

1 Thank privatep37
Ontario, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2015

This thai-vietnamese restaurant had wonderful tasting dishes for any palate or taste, from those who like meat of seafoo to vegetarians. Today had a great Lotus shoot salad with shrimp that was excellent and just enough for my need today. On other visits I have various other dishes that suited my taste and my bigger appetite. Have been coming here... More 

Thank Jean F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Vietnamese, Thai
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1910 St Laurent Blvd, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-521-3301

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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?