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King & I - CLOSED

2188 Kensington ave, Amherst, NY 14226
+1 716-839-2950
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good56%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
6 Oct 2016
“Was my favorite Thai but now they are closed”
30 May 2016
“Excellent Thai”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
2188 Kensington ave, Amherst, NY 14226
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Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

Great pad Thai, great red curry, loved Bruce and Brendan the servers. Great clay pot, great fresh spring rolls. Just too bad they closed :(

Thank Katie P
Reviewed 30 May 2016

We stopped in for Thai food on the way to an airport hotel. Food was just excellent, quantity excellent for the tired traveller, and served hot and fresh. Staff was very impassive.Setting appears very nice. We will go back.

Thank DMB52
Reviewed 18 April 2016

This a great Thai restaurant. We usually order take out, but this past weekend, we decided to eat at the restaurant. We were sat right away. The place is very clean. There is not a ton of ambiance, but set up well. I ordered a...More

Thank MAK829
Reviewed 16 December 2015

This was quite a find. To be honest, our party of four could not be seated at a nearby restaurant and we thought we would try to get into the King & I. They welcomed us beautifully and were seated with ease. A lovely upscale...More

Thank DrDWonch
Reviewed 4 December 2015 via mobile

After eating at the restaurant on three different occasions over the past two months, I am pleased to highly recommend the place. The staff were extremely helpful in explaining the menu choices and were very attentive. The food was deliciously different. From the simple spring...More

Thank HScara
Reviewed 26 October 2015

Fortunately for us, this is our neighborhood Thai place. We've eaten lunch and supper there many times, and gotten take-away even more often. I frequently order the duck or the red curry. I like their soups too. We've tried more ditant places, but while they...More

Thank Son1ofBojidar
Reviewed 18 October 2015

We enjoy variety of food. King and I (and Taste of India, Dosa Place) are our favorites. It is like going home where every body knows your name! Yes, people know us, they know where we like to sit, and dishes we like. Sometimes the...More

Thank UBGuru
Reviewed 17 October 2015

I've been going to K&I ever since they were at the original location on Harlem Road, just a few blocks away. The food and service have consistently been good, never a disappointment through the years.

Thank Eddy_G_NY
Reviewed 26 June 2015

An extensive menu that requires some advice or some experience to get used to.' For appetizers we enjoy the Pad Thai and Chicken Satay - both 5 stars. You can get main dishes seasoned to your taste, If you share dishes, you can add more...More

1  Thank chexray
Reviewed 3 June 2015

Went to this restaurant for family dinner. Decor: bit sparse, Thai art frames along the long walls. White table cloths and black chairs. Menu: Big with traditional Thai names. Food: We had variety of starters and dishes (vegetarian, meat and seafood). Springrolls were yummy and...More

Thank MSingh G
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
14:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2188 Kensington ave, Amherst, NY 14226
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Amherst
  • Phone Number: +1 716-839-2950
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