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Dok Bua Thai Kitchen

411 Harvard St, Brookline, MA 02446-2903
+1 617-232-2955
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good29%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (4 reviews)
“larb” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:30All hours
Asian, Thai
$$ - $$$
411 Harvard St, Brookline, MA 02446-2903
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Reviewed 31 July 2017

We ate recently at Dok Bua. We ordered two dishes. The place was busy, and obviously a clientele that loves its food. The food was pretty good but it struck me that the curry we ordered and the other dish we ordered while acceptable as...More

Thank Sam H
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

We went here on recommendation from our local host and found the restaurant still had a large crowd at 2:00 on a Monday. The lunch crowd was there for good reason! The food was delicious. Despite interesting pieces of Eastern decor, the place looks like...More

Thank Miriam Z
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Always on the search for great pad Thai and Andaman curry. Here is a tasty entry in that search. Wonderfully robust curry with solid pad Thai. I also love you can get brown rice. Great eats

Thank MrLeeL
Reviewed 5 December 2016

Was really expecting something terrific based on the reviews, and it was underwhelming. The tom yum koong soup was good, but not great. The pad thai was "meh." The service was...good enough? Nothing will be bad here, but nothing was notably good either. Not a...More

Thank David P
Reviewed 30 November 2016

Dok Bua delivers lunches to my office complex via the Peach Labs service. The Chicken Pad Thai is outstanding. Delicately flavored, with a nice hot sauce on the side and a very generous portion. One of my favorites

Thank Orso52
Reviewed 30 November 2016

Very service minded staff. Good food with good flavour to a reasonable prices. I got a plate with rice and 4 different things

Thank Mariannetn1962
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

This is the Thai place like I like them: classic dishes, spicy touch and good size portions. The curry was spicy and delicious. And our waitress? She was the sweetest! So happy that we liked our food, funny but unobtrusive. Will visit again!

Thank Hanaanrosenthal
Reviewed 22 October 2016

This place has unparalleled drunken noodle, pad woon sen. We come here every week, almost. Highly recommend you try it.

Thank An L
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

An unpretentious restaurant where you can unwind and talk and laugh with friends. Excellent food, spicy, bold flavors, beautiful presentation. The curries were authentic in flavor, the veges were crunchy and the portions were generous. The crispy fish was indeed crispy and the sauces are...More

Thank Husainfauzia
Reviewed 8 September 2016

This was my first time at this restaurant. We started our meal with the Thai spring rolls which were very goo and served piping hot and very crispy. . My friend wanted the fried chicken wings which she seemed to enjoy, but I found them...More

Thank Voyager2480
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 411 Harvard St, Brookline, MA 02446-2903
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Brookline
  • Phone Number: +1 617-232-2955
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