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Erawan Thai Cuisine

$$ - $$$
City Center West
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123 S 23rd St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-4311
+1 215-567-2542
11:30 - 22:00
Closed now
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Sun 12:30 - 22:00
Tue - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri 11:30 - 15:00
16:30 - 22:30
Sat 12:30 - 22:30
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Cherry Hill, New Jersey
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53 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

had dinner here last weekend and everyone enjoyed their food. The Pad Thai was very good but I thought the portion was small for the price. The crab rangoon appetizer was similar to any take out chinese place in the area. The service was good.

Thank PhillyRubio
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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390 reviews
249 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 November 2016

The menu was confusing with too many choices that all sounded the same. Waitress was not helpful and she took lengthy orders from the other table prior to turning our order into the kitchen. We were sorry we didn't order different things--to share and compare. We ordered a lunch special of salmon. We asked for the salmon to be cooked... More 

Thank Susan S
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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205 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 September 2016

The food here is typically good—I’ve been quite a few times because it's right near my place. Sometimes it’s better than other times but it’s always decent if not really good. I don’t go here too often since they did away with their loyalty card system, the portions are on the small side for a U.S. Thai restaurant and the... More 

Thank Nicole R
Ocean City, New Jersey
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

We came here on a whim, after a nearby Italian restaurant we had planned on turned out to be closed on Sundays. Very glad we ended up at Erawan! I am a Pad Thai buff, and this dish was perfect. My fiancé had the green curry, and he really enjoyed it. For dessert we shared coconut ice cream. It came... More 

Thank Nikki R
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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297 reviews
174 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 213 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

Loved the place Simple and original Thai Cusine, the owners are a Thai family who come from farming areas, and they are true to the simplicity and freshness of their Cusine We were a group of 30 so we tested their service ability and they have been on their feet to keep us fed and happy Thank you for the... More 

Thank ohashem1
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 May 2016

We were in town for the weekend hanging out with friends and decided on Erawan for dinner. We were greeted and seated within minutes of arriving even with a party of 7. The place was a little busy but not packed by any means. Before ordering we requested separate checks because some of us were paying with credit cards and... More 

Thank Eddie R
Wilmington, Delaware
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179 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 May 2016

Needed a place near the Shakespeare Theater and this was it. Food was good but not memorable. Pretty standard Thai experience. The Masaman curry was the best dish of the night. The Drunken Noodles were a bit fishy for my taste. Would go again but it's not a destination. They do have an early dinner 3-course special which is a... More 

Thank nskaye
North Carolina
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48 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

I had lunch her the other day with a friend. We both really enjoyed our meals. I had green curry with chicken. The portion was generous and the flavor was spot on. We will definitely be back.

Thank mvhatteras
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 6 November 2015

3 of us went here on a Sunday night and it was totally packed and there was only 1 waitress! We waited for 35 minutes to get our food and then told them we needed to get it to go because we were running late. We waited 10 more minutes and finally got it! AND it was some of the... More 

Thank Rissa08
Sarasota, Florida, United States
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56 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2015

Erawan Thai Cuisine has been a Thai standby for years. And years. The food is well prepared, and they again offer brown rice as an option after discontinuing that availability for a while. But the menu, though reliable, is beginning to get a bit tired. As is the service. Still an excellent BYOB value, however.

Thank George M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Thai
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
12:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
16:30 - 22:30
12:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 123 S 23rd St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-4311
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center West
  • Neighbourhood: City Center West
  • Phone Number: +1 215-567-2542

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?