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Sawatdee Thai Restaurant

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$$ - $$$
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2250 Clarendon Blvd, Ste H, Arlington, VA 22201-3332
+1 703-243-8181
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Today
11:30 - 22:45
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri 11:30 - 22:45
Sat 12:00 - 22:45
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Bristow, Virginia
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127 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was absolutely good. The restaurant was neat and very clean with a huge inside area plus the outside seating area. The front entry area was large enough to leave baby stroller, etc. while eating. What a great window view while enjoying the food. Bathroom was clean and nice. We had combination fried rice, Pad Thai plus the spring... More 

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Rockville, Maryland, United States
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017

We live close enough to Sawatdee to get delivery, and we take advantage at least twice a month. I am HUGE fan of their Pad-Ga-Pow. I haven't had better anywhere else. My wife likes their Drunken Noodles; she's veggie and asks for it to come with fried tofu, "extra spicy" and it comes in HOT. Definitely a go-to for when... More 

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Thank Tim P
Minnesota
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Good location in relation to hotels in the area. Great service and very good food. I had the Drunken Noodles, nice portion and good taste. Fast service as well.

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Thank BeanMinnesota
Falls Church, Virginia
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44 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Good traditional Thai restaurant menu with reasonable prices. Wide choice of carnivore, vegetarian and vegan options. Décor is modern and clean, if not particularly warm, and you can have a conversation even with a reasonably full restaurant. Convenient to Metro and there are street parking options after rush hour.

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Thank tjphilly
Evanston, Illinois
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28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 December 2016

This restaurant was near where we were staying. The pad thai was very good and portion was large enough to share.

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Thank 295MargeL
Arlington, Virginia
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2016

We have actually never sat down at Sawatdee - but order take out or pick up very, very often. I love the pad thai and the Pad-him-ma-pan (cashew Nut) dish, have also had a few others and they have all been delicious! Really quick service, anytime we call it always seems it's ready to be picked up in 15-20 minutes.

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Thank Emily S
Hartford, Connecticut
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Drunken noodles were good as was the green curry, white rice and spring rolls. I would go again and recommend this place to a friend!

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Thank TravelerGal123
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8 reviews
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

We went there for dinner and had a very good yellow curry and a terrible Pad Thai. We couldn't eat it - it was extremly sour. The service was unfriendly.

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Thank Julia S
Phoenix, Arizona, United States
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

If you have the typical food allergies (gluten,dairy, spicy!) you can and should eat here! The chef not only adjusted my food for but made it taste fantastic too. Most places will remove the allergens, but can't remake the dish so it tastes like it was supposed to be that way. As you can tell from the picture I didn't... More 

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Thank Blossom T
Punta del Este, Uruguay
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357 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2016

The dipping sauce for the spring rolls, was very good, peanutty, the Panang with soft tofu was very good also, esp. their curry sauce, and the Pineapple fried rice with chicken was also good. The entrance is on the inside of the mall, has restaurant and patio setting , free delivery, 703-243-8181; 703-527-5858, address is 2250 Clarendon Blvd. , Arlington... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Asian, Thai
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:45
Saturday
12:00 - 22:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2250 Clarendon Blvd, Ste H, Arlington, VA 22201-3332
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Arlington
  • Phone Number: +1 703-243-8181

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