We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Tara Thai Northwest

1310 NW 23rd Ave, Portland, OR 97210-2602
+1 503-222-7840
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good25%
  • Average17%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1310 NW 23rd Ave, Portland, OR 97210-2602
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (35)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 35 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We dined outside on the (pleasant) deck. Even though the corner is busy, the traffic noise did not intrude. Food was wonderful and the service outstanding. My only criticism: the portions are way too large. Locals were taking boxes home, but we were staying in...More

Thank Dicka
Reviewed 11 April 2017

After a long day I was ready to crash at my hotel. I was walking back and feeling hungry when I came upon Tara Thai Northwest. There was a nagging feeling in my gut or maybe my stomach that told me I should go in....More

Thank Jillian H
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Food is always fresh and WONDERFUL here. Menu has lots of options not usually seen at most Thai restaurants, beef pho, Laotian and more. It was dumping rain outside and my son and I were craving hot noodles and this hit the spot, his spicy...More

1  Thank Oceantoes
Reviewed 1 February 2017

I'm not sure why this place isn't packed all the time. We went for dinner and we were the only people in the restaurant. We were greeted right away and ordered. The dumplings were perfectly crisp with thin skin (our favorite kind). Hubby had the...More

Thank ILuvVacationing
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

I have eaten here several times for lunch and dinner. Its a quaint little place with outside seating in the heart of 23rd district. The food has always been great and the staff always pleasant.

Thank Dave A
Reviewed 17 October 2016

I got a Bulgogi Bahn mi and my mom got a Lemongrass Chicken Bahn mi. Both were fresh and delicious. The service was nice and we enjoyed waiting for our food while people watching on the rocking chairs on the porch.

Thank jsc813
Reviewed 25 June 2016

We stumbled across Tara Thai, and are very glad we did so! It is a lovely casual dining option. The service was friendly and our food came unexpectedly fast. Our meals (Rainforest rice and a teriyaki chicken dish, followed by a mango and sticky rice...More

Thank Louise S
Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

When we chose our dishes we had a detailed conversation with the kitchen interface staff. The point was to request that some specified dishes be prepared without using sugar or palm sugar. The result was terrific. The grilled beef salad was superb perhaps because the...More

Thank David G
Reviewed 3 April 2016

I got the Singapore noodles, it was tasty and was ample for lunch the following day. The owner is a great women and offered my water while I waited which was appreciated as it was a warm spring day.

Thank Orcacorn
Reviewed 23 March 2016 via mobile

Two amazing noodle dishes--flavors were fresh and excellent. Only reason for 4 vs 5 is price seemed a bit high; that said, appetizers and dinners were brought out quickly and were gone quickly too!

Thank Emily K
Nearby Restaurants
Stepping Stone Cafe
161 reviews
.21 km away
Red Onion Thai Cuisine
144 reviews
.15 km away
St Jack
177 reviews
.21 km away
Southland Whiskey Kitchen
101 reviews
.10 km away
Nearby Attractions
Northwest (Nob Hill)
106 reviews
.72 km away
Freakybuttrue Peculiarium
35 reviews
.36 km away
Clear Creek Distillery
30 reviews
.64 km away
Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education
14 reviews
.62 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Tara Thai Northwest staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1310 NW 23rd Ave, Portland, OR 97210-2602
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland>  > Northwest District
  • Neighbourhood: Northwest District
  • Phone Number: +1 503-222-7840
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing