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Tamarind

503 N Meadow St, Ithaca, NY 14850-3228
+1 607-277-2220
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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (21 reviews)
“gyoza” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
503 N Meadow St, Ithaca, NY 14850-3228
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1 - 10 of 116 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I dined here early on a Saturday night. We did not have a reservation anywhere and as it was parents weekend at Ithaca, everything was busy. We spied this place and pulled in to give it a try. The place is small...More

Thank RockyG225
Reviewed October 10, 2018

The outside does not do this place justice! Waitress was attentive. Food was wonderful. Would recommend the dumplings and spicy noodle dish.

Thank 4StarDave
Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

None of the 6 dishes ordered was decent. Oversweet flat tasted food. Extra sauce on everything. Miscommunication between server and kitchen. One server for the whole place, you can hardly get a glimpse of her. If something goes wrong, call in all your patience while...More

Thank luvaspina
Reviewed September 4, 2018

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 August 31, 2018

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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Monday
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Tuesday
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Wednesday
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Thursday
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Saturday
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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