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The Old Siam Thai Restaurant

201 Ellis St, Ca 94102, San Francisco, CA 94102-2111
+1 415-885-5144
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good49%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (62 reviews)
“tom yum soup” (6 reviews)
“curry” (20 reviews)
Closes in 20 min
11:00 - 23:00All hours
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
201 Ellis St, Ca 94102, San Francisco, CA 94102-2111
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love eating at historic restaurants. The awesome neon signs outside are amazing and walking into this place takes you back decades in time. I ordered my favorite dish Chicken Pad Thai extra spicy and a vegetable rice plate. I really liked the food but...More

Thank Creeping_Death_LA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, service and atmosphere! We managed to get in around 9:30pm and the food was served within 20 minutes.

Thank Nersi M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Traditional Thai restaurant that did not stick out much. It was pretty ordinary and I probably would not return again.

Thank Michelle J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is what thai cuisine is known for: flavor, simplicity and freshness. Can use more spice for certain northern dishes but that’s self adjustable.

Thank Vozdrad
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thanks to those who did the reviews This is a great simple but yummy Thia restaurant. Staff were great, and the food we had was yummy Green curry, Penang chicken curry, satay ( goes without saying) and crab rolls which were my favourite

Thank David W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I decided to try this restaurant because it was in walking distance to the hotel (Hilton) where I am staying. It is nothing fancy, but the food is delicious. It was pretty crowded for a Monday night. That said, the wait for a table was...More

Thank travelmaven_7
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We found this cute little Thai restaurant by accident. But the food was amazing! Very authentic and spicy. It gets busy so be prepared to wait in line. Staff are friendly. Overall a very enjoyable meal.

Thank Oppsa
Reviewed 11 November 2017

This quaint little Thai place is worth going to. Looks like a hole-in-the-wall but has good food and great service. Nothing fancy but worth your time. Service was very good, friendly, and quick!

Thank Gary2425
Reviewed 1 November 2017

This Thai restaurant has the informal feel of a cafe. The table condiments are not in fancy utensils, the decor is relatively basic and the vibe is one of people having a quick bite. But, as always, it's the food that matters. And the food...More

Thank Ben Y
Reviewed 24 October 2017

We often try Thai restaurants on our travels and this was recommended on tripadvisor. We stopped for a late afternoon meal a few blocks from our hotel. The restaurant is more inviting on the inside than it appears on the outside. Wait staff is young...More

1  Thank travelingtummy2014
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 Ellis St, Ca 94102, San Francisco, CA 94102-2111
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Union Square
  • Neighbourhood: Union Square
  • Phone Number: +1 415-885-5144
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