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Thai Smile

525 Leighway Dr Ste A, Richmond, KY 40475-2311
+1 859-624-2501
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (9 reviews)
“styrofoam” (4 reviews)
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Asian, Thai
$$ - $$$
525 Leighway Dr Ste A, Richmond, KY 40475-2311
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Reviewed 18 November 2017

Barebones venue not very pleasant. Diners have to step up to cash register to order. WFlavors of food, which is simply prepared, is OK. But, chicken and beef is dry and tough. Prices a few dollars high for the 'atmosphere and level of food prep.

Thank regie123
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Five of us had different dishes, everyone loved their dish. I had Panang Curry (#14). Wonderful! Lots to eat on your plate. Will go back again.

Thank Shirley D
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Thai smile is owned and operated by native Thai Landers. They are jovial, considerate, humble and love remembering people's names and what they like. Even the worst thing I have ever ordered here was still good! My preference is the Chicken Pad Thai, but I...More

Thank Jagger C
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Phenomenal, freshly prepared, uniquely flavored food. Each dish brings its own flavors, not like some places that use the same spices or sauces for each selection. Plus it's so quickly prepared, you'd think it was fast food. Best Thai food in central Kentucky.

Thank clay m
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Friendly staff and delicious menu are a community favorite! The restaurant seating area is small, they have a lot of carry out orders. Is in an older commercial area. This is a family run business in a college town, so expect a wait at times,...More

Thank Stephanie C
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Definitely on my list of hidden treasures in Richmond...a great place to experiment with flavors and dishes on a budget.

Thank 116monicaj
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We have been coming to Richmond KY for many years and have been eating at the Thai Smile for the last 5 years. When we were told about this restaurant by a local we had to check it out. The food is amazing and portions...More

Thank Slasher40
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

I've never tried Thai food but I'm always up for trying new things. Decided to go after class one day and was pleasantly surprised. I got the volcano chicken, hot. It was just the right amount of heat and the servings were generous. My fiancé...More

Thank Maggie6293
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Thai Smile of Richmond was very good for a while but hit a rough patch. They started serving take-out style and using plastic everything. The food became overcooked and watery and hardly worth a visit. However, they seem to be making a comeback late in...More

2  Thank Erika L
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Thai Smile has been a favor in Richmond for years especially with the folks from EKU. The owner was exceptional and always remembered customers. Now you order at the window, eat from Styrofoam and can't get hot tea. Oh...and clean your own table. The food...More

Thank Paula H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
4:30 PM - 8:30 PM
4:30 PM - 8:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 525 Leighway Dr Ste A, Richmond, KY 40475-2311
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 859-624-2501
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