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503 N Meadow St, Ithaca, NY 14850-3228
+1 607-277-2220
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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“thai food” (21 reviews)
“gyoza” (3 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
503 N Meadow St, Ithaca, NY 14850-3228
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When we have to make impromptu plans to go out with a guest we always seem to agree on Tamarind. Yesterday's visit for lunch was perfect in that regard. One order of appetizers (gyoza) had 6 pieces -- just right for 3 people. Or did...More

Thank rh24
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A true gem. Perfect food. Great cozy atmosphere accompanied by the warm staff whom you see that cares about every customer and every dish. Don’t pass on the amazing fried ice cream and other deserts. Everything was simply fabulous.

Thank DoriBM
Reviewed July 15, 2018

Tamarind serves interesting, well-prepared food for reasonable prices in a clean, comfortable atmosphere. The staff are friendly and efficient. If you like Thai food, I recommend it.

Thank CayugaCarolyn
Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

Stopped in Ithaca to check out antique/used furniture stores. Drove past and almost did not go in because parking lot was deserted and curtains were drawn. Glad we did! Prompt, gracious service and delicious food. Especially loved the spicy fried rice with loads of crunchy...More

Thank Valerie D
Reviewed June 25, 2018

We were travelling through Ithica on Friday at lunch time. We decided to try the Tamarind for Thai food. I had Thai Spicy Noodles with beef made 'medium' spicy. It was still very spicy and very tasty. Our server, Pakala, was friendly and helpful. He...More

Thank Stacey D
Reviewed June 18, 2018

The service is good, friendly and prompt and the food is great, a variety of asian recipes, I love tom yum soup and eggplant main dish; an intimate atmosphere.

Thank ithaca63
Reviewed May 30, 2018

We had made a reservation for a group of 7, one of which is in a wheelchair. Our reservation was honored, but there is no curb-cut in the sidewalk to the restaurant at the front of the building, and the inside is a bit crowded....More

Thank Katelyn S
Reviewed May 30, 2018

We visited this place during a recent Cornell graduation weekend - this is probably their busiest weekend. This is a small place (and deceptive looking exterior) and can get very loud as the tables are very close to each other. We had a reservation and...More

Thank History4fun
Reviewed February 8, 2018

Small beat up surroundings. The food was large cut vegetables and lots of rice. The spices were OK, but not very subtle.

Thank PINKIE_9
Reviewed January 7, 2018

I was not surprised to have had a very nice meal here. Multiple friends have told me I would be very happy here. Service was good and the dishes were nicely prepared. I will definitely be back. With the options of Thai in the central...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 503 N Meadow St, Ithaca, NY 14850-3228
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Ithaca
  • Phone Number: +1 607-277-2220
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