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4201 University Dr, Durham, NC
+1 919-489-9888
Today
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Durham, North Carolina
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is not a place to go to for fancy food: it is a place to go to for good food. I have never had a bad meal here. My son -- who has backpacked throughout Southeast Asia -- tells me that Twisted Noodle (where we have eaten many times) is the best Thai restaurant he's been to outside of... More 

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Thank kwix
Tampa, Florida
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55 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

The Twisted Noodle serves some of the best Thai food I ever had, including some I had in Asia The casual atmosphere adds to the added enjoyment of a different cuisine's "comfort food." The soup is killer-- so tasty, warm and satisfying. I have enjoyed every dish tasted.

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Thank DeeDee3579
Florida
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15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

We went for a family dinner and everyone said their dishes were good. The wait staff was very nice and attentive. We had edemame and spring rolls for apptizers. I had sweet and sour veggies with tofu for my meal. The description mentioned cucumbers as an ingredient, but I never found them. Again, it was good, just not great.

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Thank KristiK21
Durham, North Carolina
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

The soup looked and tasted like dirty dish water. The chicken in the soup was dry, tough and disgusting. Its dirty and gross in there. Never again.

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Thank steve r
Boulder, Colorado
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53 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

This is true Thai food, intense flavored dishes, wonderful aromas and definitely spicy (their levels of spicy are serious) so be sure to state your preference. Reasonably priced for their portions with a very casual setting. If you like Thai food you will not be disappointed. Everything we've eaten here has been DELICIOUS!

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Thank Kenzzzoo
Durham, North Carolina
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

By chance we had dinner, with my son, at this Thai restaurant. Not a lot of fancy amenities, but none were really needed. The food was superb! We each had something different, but we all raved. From the Thai soup to the entree, the food was hot (and spicy hot for my wife), served well, and the continuing attention was... More 

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Thank Paul F
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2016

Quick service with a view of the kitchen. Very child friendly. Pleasant atmosphere in easy to find shopping plaza. Spacious dining area with attentive service.

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Thank Susan M
Tucson
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254 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

Was pleasantly surprised at the experience. It was the name that attracted us to the place. The food was excellent and the service very friendly and helpful.

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Thank junaidadil
north carolina
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30 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2016

pad thai had a strange taste. noodle soup okay but nothing special. Would not make a special trip back here. But it's a chain so average food to be expected. Service friendly. Atmosphere casual.

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Thank golfikrols
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015

I have been going here weekly for years. Although the service wasn't very good when they first opened when the new owner took over about a year or two ago it got much better. My absolute favorite thing there is the Tom Kha with chicken. It is basically a lime flavored hot coconut soup with onions etc and whatever protein... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Thai
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4201 University Dr, Durham, NC
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: +1 919-489-9888

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