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Nicky's Thai Kitchen

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856 Western Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15233-1716
+1 412-321-8424
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11:30 - 21:00
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Hours:
Sun 16:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 22:00
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Columbus, Ohio
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Love Nicky's. It can be loud, but the food can't be beat- great curry, and the Tom Yum soup is fabulous!

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Thank JodyZ55
Daphne, Alabama
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325 reviews
238 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped at Nicky's on Western Avenue for lunch today. Promptly seated. Our waiter, Joe, was at the table promptly, very knowledgeable of the menu and made great recommendations. I think this is the best Tom Kha soup in the City, I had a special combination curry and my wife had Spicy Garlic Glass Noodles with pork. Both were Very Very... More 

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Thank twaone
Bartlesville, Oklahoma
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67 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent Thai, true to the ratings. I had the Wild Curry with vegetables and Tofu. I got a 7 out of 10 spice level and it was just right. Full of flavor. This restaurant is frequented by the ethnic Asian populations too.

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Thank xwtmc
Hammondsport, New York
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89 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've been here several times, and never left disappointed. They have a great variety of dishes and specials. The outdoor garden is beautiful, but can get a bit crowded and noisy because large parties tend to gravitate there. I went with my mother who didn't think she would like Thai food, but she ate almost the entire appetizer platter by... More 

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Thank Julie H
Pgh
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33 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

The best Thai in Pittsburgh, we take all our friends who visit and they agree. Service is super and it's a byob!

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Thank Carol W
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Nicky's is an awesome place for Thai. I highly recommend sitting in their back patio, weather permitting. I will review the food at another time, I am strictly writing to correct the false review below. Nicky's is open all day Saturday, I've gone frequently for lunch which they usually have a special that allows you to order a smaller portion... More 

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Thank Ashcansk1
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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39 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Nicky's Thai Kitchen is an attractive, very small restaurant with good, but not great Thai food. For that, you should try Silk Elephant in Squirrel Hill. Although the hours state that it is open all day - at least on Saturdays - do not be fooled. They are closed until 5 PM for dinner; there was a line of people... More 

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Thank Karin M
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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81 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Average compared to other Pittsburgh Thai restaurants. Dinning room is small, cramped and loud. Their outdoor dinning is a real pleasure and I might consider returning if I can eat outside.

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Thank Christine H
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

I love Thai food and was looking forward to going here based on reviews, but I hope others will read this and not waste their time. To begin, the reservation was at 5pm and they told us we needed to be done by 6pm. The tables were tiny and we were crammed in. We ordered the grilled beef and sticky... More 

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Thank Nicoleeberg
West Chester, Pennsylvania
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73 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2017

All I can say is that I've eaten here more than any other restaurant since my daughter started at Pitt four years ago. The food is authentic and full of taste. Ask for your meal a lot less spicy than you would normally, they make it hot. The outdoor courtyard in the back really makes the experience. Statues, greenery, great... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 856 Western Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15233-1716
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh
  • Phone Number: +1 412-321-8424

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Lititz, Pennsylvania
Glenshaw, PA, United States
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?