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Bangkok Cafe

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2511 E Speedway Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85716-3816
+1 520-323-6555
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Today
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 09:30
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 15:00
Mon - Sat 17:00 - 09:30
Sat 12:00 - 15:00
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South Pasadena, California
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157 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

We bought dinner for 02 during last week January 2017, the second time we visited in 6 years. Food was ok, normal Thai food, parking was ample and business like attitude staff.

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Thank Asoka G
Brainerd, Minnesota
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38 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

Bangkok Cafe is a great low key Thai restaurant. If you don't like a lot of heat you can get your food with little "fire". However, if you like your food spicy hot all you have to do is ask and they deliver every time. Every time we travel through Tucson we make sure we time it right to stop... More 

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Thank Patty R
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38 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

A friend of mine went there previously and said it was poor. I tried it because it was close to my job. The pumpkin soup was bland. It tasted like water. The green curry was the only thing that kept me from giving this place a terrible rating. The chicken was tasty and the curry was okay. The pad thai... More 

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Thank Helaine M
Tucson
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363 reviews
242 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 219 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

We've been eating a lot of Thai food lately, and this place just doesn't measure up. My Pad Thai had mushy noodles and a flavor that verged on ketchup. Nothing fresh or zingy about it. My husband's Khao Pad was 98% rice with very little seasoning and even less of the pork that was ordered. Staff is friendly but they... More 

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61 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

In our group of 10, three people said their food was bland or improperly spiced, mine included. It's not hard to spice and flavor thai food properly, so this is a huge negative. We also were ignored for 10-15 minutes at a time, despite trying to flag down staff for drink refills or such. The price was not very fair... More 

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Thank Ken S
az
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303 reviews
164 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 162 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

We wanted to find a place near the University. This small restaurant on Speedway is about 1 mile away. We were warmly greeted by staff upon arrival. Service was friendly, helpful, and efficient. Though we weren't so happy with our eggplant salad, we really liked the pad thai and the chicken dish from the eoecial dinner menu section. Lots more... More 

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Thank hereford
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24 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

This is a regular stop on my frequent trips to Tucson. Always great food. Phat Thai and Panang were delicious. Service good. Reasonable prices and ok atmosphere.

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Thank Patti G
Detroit, Michigan
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145 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

I came here after reading the reviews. I was a little disappointed. The Thai food offers here is of average quality and pricey as well.

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Thank 08180326
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130 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

Reviewed this place a few years ago and it was a solid 5.Since then,the prices went up the menu went down but the food is still great Had the Pad Krapow and was excellent.Prik nam plah made it even better.The owners seem to have tried to make it less Thai and more western in appearances and atmosphere. Beer prices are... More 

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Thank Jjdaily
Tucson, Arizona
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246 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016

We introduced a friend to this restaurant last night and were happy to know he really liked it. He and my husband ordered the Pad Thai with shrimp and they loved it. For me it's a little too sweet. I had the #60 omelet with pork which was very good. Asked for the spice caddy so I could kick things... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Thai
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 09:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 09:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 09:30
Thursday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 09:30
Friday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 09:30
Saturday
17:00 - 09:30
12:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2511 E Speedway Blvd, Tucson, AZ 85716-3816
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Tucson
  • Phone Number: +1 520-323-6555

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