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Sweet Ginger

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22 Bow St, Somerville, MA 02143-2953
+1 617-625-5015
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Somerville, Massachusetts
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97 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

We have eaten here twice now with some mixed results. We have found that the appetizers are delicious. The tempura vegetables and satay are particularly delicious. The duck plate ordered during our first visit was excellent, but the pad thai ordered during out second visit was pedestrian at best. The masaman curry was a bit flat, but the house specialty... More 

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Prague, Czech Republic
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

It is so good to spend time in there with delicious Thai food especially Pad-Thai and Pineapple Fried Rice.. we love it. And will try to get time in there again.

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Rosemont
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

Let's see...where to start. My daughter goes to school in Cambridge and every time I visit we go to Sweet ginger without fail! It is one of THE BEST Thai restaurants I've ever eaten in ...including my hometown of Chicago. I've never been disappointed in any dish we've ordered ...chicken with basil, basil fried rice, pad see ewe, I could... More 

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Thank kea171
Medford, Massachusetts
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205 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

Delicious pad thai at this restuarant & good atmosphere. I would definitely return again to sample more thai food.

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Recife, PE
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267 reviews
180 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 684 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

We placed an order for ToGo as below: Basil fried rice ($9.50), Tofu Royal with steamed noodles ($10.25), Panang Curry ($10.25),Total with taxes -$32.90 It was to our taste and would like to try again.

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105 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

Based on a local recommendation, we came to this restaurant on a Sunday night for a later dinner with my family of six (adults and children). There is a lot to choose from on the menu and we ordered dishes to share. The vegetable spring roll is delicious with home made plum sauce along with Thai Chicken wings as apetizers.... More 

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Vermont
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289 reviews
165 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 168 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2016

We were a family of three (adult and two older teens) dining at Sweet Ginger for the first time. We were seeking good Thai food and we were thrilled to discover this restaurant. The ambiance was nice, clean, with sounds from the kitchen... we could smell the amazing dishes being prepared. The Tom Kha soup (coconut, chicken, cilantro, lime, mushrooms)... More 

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Thank Miley2007
Cambridge, Massachusetts
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633 reviews
283 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 139 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 April 2016

The restaurant is small and simple but the food is great! It excellent for Thai food lovers, a bit too spice for children. Great price!

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Thank Danuza
Kathmandu, Nepal
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64 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2016

Reasonably priced, small Thai restaurant with excellent food. The waitress was friendly and attentive. The food was served hot. The food looks, smells and taste delicious. I ordered a sizzling platter with beef and vegetables in a hot ginger sauce and I loved it (I do like the taste of ginger which was strongly present). The other three people with... More 

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Highlands, New Jersey
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2015

stumbled on this place at 9pm on a Saturday night and placed a large order for take out. 6 dishes and 2 apps came to $55!! Food was excellent- it is super spicy so beware! Staff were friendly and pointed me to the nearest beer store (through the back of their store and out in an alleyway, which was interesting)... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Thai
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Bow St, Somerville, MA 02143-2953
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Somerville
  • Phone Number: +1 617-625-5015

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