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503 N Meadow St, Ithaca, NY 14850-3228
+1 607-277-2220
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
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17:00 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 11:30 - 22:00
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Waterloo, New York
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57 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

We drive a long way to feast here...lol Vegetarian food and service always excellent. A big thank you to the talented staff.See you soon. (o:

Thank Mreightcourse
Mountain View, Hawaii
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Tamarind has great yellow curry, served in a soothing interior setting. It's a great place for a get-together with friend to catch up. The service is also on point.

Thank spacebee
Ithaca, New York
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87 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Tamarind is a great little restaurant. They offer sit down menu as well as food to go. The restaurant has a small parking area, which is a plus in downtown Ithaca. Inside is small and cozy, yet they manage to make it feel organized and well put. The food is great, the portions are good for the price and the... More 

Thank don_cjma
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15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Great tasting food, lots of veggies in the curry with just the right flavor. Your choice of spiceiness, attentive service, comfortable atmosphere. Also an excellent place for vegetarians or vegans, I look forward to going back!

Thank AmyDBoston
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19 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Picked this restaurant based on reviews. Was a little concerned when we called to make reservation and person hesitated and suggested a later time. It is a relatively small place and when we arrived, only the tables in the room on the right were being used and there were still several empty tables. Tried to order curry dish with duck,... More 

Thank Njmmom
2 reviews
Reviewed 25 September 2016

We stopped by to eat at Tamarind this evening - we hadn't been in for a while - and had a very disappointing meal. I had Cashew Chicken and the chicken was grisly and hard to chew. There were very few vegetables in this stir fry. I don't like to send food back but I should have this time. My... More 

Thank K930DXcarolm
Ithaca, New York
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276 reviews
180 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Love the Tom kha gai. And Thai coffee. Good curries. Eat here a few times a month. My favorite Thai in Ithaca

Thank Brian D
Toronto, Canada
Level Contributor
5 reviews
Reviewed 12 September 2016

My family and i ordered the Basil Duck, Panang Salmon, and BBq Duck, all were excellent. My preference were to the last two dishes named, as the Basil chicken was fried. The service is exceptional... The best i have experienced in the 40 countries visited worldwide. Our waitor had superb manners, was courteous and polite... He spoke with formal english... More 

Thank SparkleSelina
Ithaca, New York
Level Contributor
7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 10 September 2016

of course the staff are very nice. well, the food is just excellent. recommend Tom Kha soup - so yummy. Tofu curry - a vegetarians delight. and reasonably priced too.

Thank elruso809
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Very nice atmosphere inside, clean and welcoming. The variety of Asiatic dishes, with a strong prevalence of Thai, has menu options to satisfy almost anyone. Prices were very reasonable with most entrees being less that twice the price of a fast food "meal deal". I was very impressed by the number of duck dishes on the menu. I don't think... More 

Thank TateTheMate

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Thai
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?