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Rice Pot

1027 State St, New Haven, CT 06511-3959
+1 203-772-6679
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
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“thai food” (4 reviews)
“rice” (10 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
1027 State St, New Haven, CT 06511-3959
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Reviewed 22 September 2014

Tasty pad thai, satay and shrimps served in Bento-style boxes for lunch at the budget price of $8. Friendly, quick service, though the acoustics of the room means that it can get very noisy and feel a little too cramped!

Thank DelusionaryVisionary
Reviewed 23 July 2014

My husband and I had lunch at The Rice Pot on State Street on a recent summer afternoon. We had an abundance of good fresh, delicately seasoned meals and took much of it home. We tried and enjoyed the Thai Iced Tea. When we paid...More

1  Thank CAROLANNL133
Reviewed 3 July 2014

We chose Rice Pot on State Street before a concert on the green in New Haven. It proved to be a good choice. A modest little restaurant, and the food was good. Pad Thai and a shrimp dish was satisfactory to the two of us,...More

Thank Ethan F
Reviewed 19 June 2014

Despite the reviews and its promising location in a university town (usually meccas for great cheap Thai food), Rice Pot's lunch specials were disappointing. The drunken noodles were mushy and without any distinct flavor and the vegetarian lunch special was only OK -- no exciting...More

Thank vinnyandbabs
Reviewed 30 December 2013

We needed a good restaurant on Friday night before dropping family off at Amtrak down the street and Rice Pot was the spot. THe food was excellent; well priced and the menu had many choices. It's a small, sweet, clean restaurant. THe servers were very...More

Thank Msmouse1
Reviewed 22 November 2013

We visited this place on the strength of the other reviews on Trip Advisor. And we were not disappointed. Although the restaurant itself doesn't look very glamorous, the fact that it was full and very busy with both take-out customers as well as eat-in customers...More

Thank Shaun M
Reviewed 3 August 2013

I thought I had experienced great pad thai before coming here. I was sorely misktaken! The chicken pad thai is something I think about on a regular basis. The combination between the peanut sauce and noodles is delicious. I went against my grain the other...More

Thank patsy g
Reviewed 20 March 2013

i moved in across the street a year ago, and even after moving a few more blocks away, i'm happy to walk over for my take-out. they're ready in 15 min usually. great pad thai and tofu veg drunken noodle. ate there once a year...More

Thank Bindu2004
Reviewed 12 September 2011

I always love it here. Everything tastes delicious and fresh; they give you plenty of meat (I had shrimp tonight and got about 7 huge, jumbo pieces in my dish); and the atmosphere is lovely. The dishes are always presented elegantly with excellent attention to...More

Thank Margaret Z
Reviewed 31 May 2010

The best salmon we've ever had! Pad thai is always amazing. (And so are the prices!)

Thank FarNortherners
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:15
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1027 State St, New Haven, CT 06511-3959
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  New Haven
  • Phone Number: +1 203-772-6679
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