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Thai Spice Restaurant

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523 Water Street, Corpus Christi, TX 78411-4411
+1 361-883-8884
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11:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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La Crosse, Wisconsin
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27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An elegant experience though a bit pricy it's well worth it as the food was diverse and amazingly good.

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Thank Daniel P
Corpus Christi, Texas
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

The title tells it all! The coconut rice that my husband and I ordered had small black bugs in it, the size of small ants. I found like 3 in my bowl, and my husband found 2 bugs in his rice. I googled and those turned out to be 'grain weevils', bugs that live in grains. Google them if interested... More 

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Thank Areej22
Leicester
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121 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

The owners were very friendly and we were seated immediately. The food was excellent but for the two of us we had one starter each, one main course each plus rice and I had a dessert. Also had a bottle of wine and the bill came to over $100 which is very overpriced for a Thai restaurant.

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Thank grahamwLeicester
Georgetown, Texas
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Had a wonderful meal and talk with owner, Paul. Food has nice size portions. My favorite was coconut soup. Kids shared an adult meal and had a healthy dinner that they loved. Had a good house wine called Toasted Head, which complemented the spice. Will be back here again and again.

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Thank Jason A
Austin, Texas
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Really delicious food. Presentation of the food is lovely. Just be aware they charge 20% service fee for a party of 3 or more.

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Thank Ezim_Ije
Lake Jackson, United States
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17 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Unfortunately I live several hours from Corpus Christi and have only visited a few times, but since discovering Thai Spice, it is a mandatory stop if in town. This may be my favorite Thai restaurant ever. Lunch is OK, but go for dinner. They pull out all the stops on food presentation. The fried tofu is light and melts in... More 

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Thank Robert J
Corpus Christi
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

I love this restaurant for the delicious, fresh and beautifully presented Thai cuisine. The owners, Ms Penny and Mr Paul, are incredibly polite and attentive, the prices are very reasonable and I've never had a bad meal here. Big you are in downtown CC, skip the fried shrimp on the bayfront and try this place.

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Thank JasperJenkins
San Antonio, Texas
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407 reviews
300 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 140 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

This is what I’m looking for when I travel, a mom and pop place that’s been here for seventeen years. The husband seats you, the wife cooks. Vegan? Gluten free? Vegetarian? Just tell her, and she will cook your meal accordingly. Want something not on the menu? Just describe it. Our standard dish is the Pad Thai, which can be... More 

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Thank Robert F
Fort Worth, Texas
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

If you value your hard earned money, do not eat at this place. It is so over priced. Their basic curries and som tum are priced at $18.95 each. Other Thai places will only cost you maybe $9 or $11. Their dishes were below average. It took a very long time to get our food. Service was non existence. We... More 

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64 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Written by my oldest daughter: As a family, we like to travel and visit a lot of places, and have lived in quite a few as well. We have never been to another restaurant that is authentic and as amazing as this one!!! The food is great, the decor and atmosphere is wonderful, and the restaurant is very clean itself.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Thai
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 523 Water Street, Corpus Christi, TX 78411-4411
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Corpus Christi
  • Phone Number: +1 361-883-8884

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