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Bangkok Balcony

) #224 of 1,747 Restaurants in Pittsburgh $$ - $$$ Asian, Thai
5846 Forbes Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15217-1602
+1 412-521-0728
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good46%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“spring rolls” (5 reviews)
“green curry” (3 reviews)
“pad thai” (11 reviews)
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Asian, Thai
$$ - $$$
5846 Forbes Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15217-1602
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1 - 10 of 48 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Every time I come to Pittsburgh, I have to eat here! Love the ambience, service, and the food. They will make it to your spice level. Call to get reservations.

Thank Imspam
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

I never get tired of this place! It has an awesome coconut chicken & pumpkin curry that is very filling! I almost always order that along with a Thai iced tea and fresh rolls! If you like Thai, this place has delicious food, great prices,...More

1  Thank SGcvn69
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

I love coming to Bangkok Balcony and have been for years. You can find the usual suspects like Pad Thai here, but the menu is full of exciting dishes waiting to be explored. Service is always very attentive and prompt. Plus there's a great view...More

1  Thank Kuptsynova
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Food and service is very good, the atmosphere is warm though decor is a little tattered and could use a face lift.

1  Thank Dave H
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

We loved it, great Thai food, very good service. This was our first visit and we will definitely be back !! Atmosphere is nice with glass wall overlooking Forbes Avenue.

1  Thank David H
Reviewed 21 January 2017

We went to this restaurant on a Friday night. We had reservations, and we were glad we did. You do have to climb up some steep stairs to get to the restaurant, but there are handrails on either side to help you! The atmosphere is...More

1  Thank Ann H
Reviewed 29 December 2016

My husband and I had a late dinner here last week. We were seated promptly and the service was fast and considerate. Hubby--first time to try Thai dishes so he went with the chicken pad thai and spring rolls. I had the shrimp pad thai...More

1  Thank mmhughes
Reviewed 7 October 2016

This was our first visit to the Squirrel Hill neighborhood and we were very impressed with the vibrant feel to the area. We selected the Bangkok Balcony based on several favorable reviews and they were spot on. I should mention the restaurant is located on...More

1  Thank Kevin O
Reviewed 22 September 2016

This is my favorite of the Squirrel Hill neighborhood Thai restaurants. The green curry is excellent. Their dining room has a nice view of Forbes Ave and is less crowded than Silk Elephant, there are always seats. Take out is quick and easy

1  Thank Christine H
Reviewed 31 August 2016

We dashed upstairs to this Thai restaurant just 15 minutes before they were to close for the night, and were concerned they would either turn us away or begrudgingly allow us to stay. Instead we were greeted with smiles and courtesy, and made to feel...More

2  Thank RebekahGrace P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5846 Forbes Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15217-1602
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh>  > Squirrel Hill South
  • Neighbourhood: Squirrel Hill South
  • Phone Number: +1 412-521-0728
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