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Thai Singha House - CLOSED

3939 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19104-3110
+1 215-382-8001
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good44%
  • Average25%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
28 Feb 2017
“Good things come in small packages”
9 May 2015
“Drunken noodles!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Asian, Thai
€€ - €€€
3939 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19104-3110
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Reviewed 28 February 2017

I was amazed to see how Thai Singha has managed such a small place so beautifully and so neatly. They have laid out tables in a very organic manner giving everyone enough room and yet utilizing the floor space. This is noticeably different from a...More

Thank Anupam S
Reviewed 9 May 2015

There are only two kinds of Thai restaurants in my opinion--the ones that serve drunken noodles (sometimes called crazy noodles) and the ones that don't. Thai Singha has the best version I've. After being evicted from their former location by the U of Pa, they...More

Thank sommerjd
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Reviewed 4 March 2013 via mobile

Ordered delivery to CHOP. Arrived much sooner than predicted by order taker. Coconut milk soup, cashew chicken & shrimp (Spicy), pad Thai -- all very tasty. Sweet Mango Rice is ridiculously priced at $5.95 for a dessert -- just a lump of rice and half...More

Thank Aaron M
Reviewed 21 January 2013

The Thai Singha House on 20th and Chestnut (across from Capo Giro) serves authentic Thai food quickly and cheaply. It's definitely a take-out place, though they have a few seats; get your delicious $6 pad thai or red curry and take it to the park....More

Thank puddlejumper05
Reviewed 29 August 2012

Have been to both. I liked the food and the atmosphere here much better. Where the "other place" is more crowded and busier, this is a "white tablecloth" restaurant, well spaced tables and suitable for a conversation. Maybe I'm getting old, but that's the environment...More

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Reviewed 19 May 2012

This is not the best Thai restaurant in Philadelphia but I considered it is the best in the University city area. Their dishes are better and more authentic than Pattaya which is a Thai cuisine next door. The price is a little bit lower too....More

Thank pinyohiso
Reviewed 20 February 2012

We had a very tasty hot soup on a cold night...it was perfect and exactly what we needed.

Thank karenska
Reviewed 18 February 2012

Easy located next to university great food. Has a beer and Thai beer priced right enjoy

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Reviewed 10 April 2008

i had a fabulous BBQ-ed whole chicken here :-) the lemongrass soup was not as good as i expected.

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Reviewed 26 February 2008

My favorite Pad Thai in Philadelphia

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Restaurant Details

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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3939 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19104-3110
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > University City
  • Neighbourhood: University City
  • Phone Number: +1 215-382-8001
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