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) #570 of 3,628 Restaurants in Philadelphia €€ - €€€ Asian, Thai
117 South St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-2416
+1 215-925-2764
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
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“thai food” (6 reviews)
“tom yum” (2 reviews)
“sticky rice” (2 reviews)
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Asian, Thai
€€ - €€€
117 South St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-2416
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Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

What a delight to revisit this wonderful restaurant again this year. I had many fond memories of this place when I lived in Philadelphia. It's small, but perfect for couples, groups and families with children. It's BYO, without a corkage fee, with casual, friendly and...More

Thank 1francophile
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

Staff are friendly and helpful. Foods are tasty, many choices, reasonable price. But Tom Yum can be make it better (I think). Recommend to make a reservation in advance due to limited tables. Parking can be easy to find on the street. Definitely will come...More

Thank Anny Z
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Loved that we found tasty thai at a non-crowded restaurant! Tamarind seems to be known for its quick fried fish, and the snapper was flavorful and moist with its crisp skin. Also enjoyed the depth of flavor in the pad thai.

Thank sidder
Reviewed 22 January 2017

upscale thai cuisine, a group of 4 friends, different choices all excellent. would definitely go again. A byob and reasonably priced.

Thank jnowak100
Reviewed 24 December 2016

The food here is always amazingly good. You will NEVER be disappointed. The prices are a little high, but you get what you pay for! We like to order several dishes and eat them family style. Try the BRAZILIAN rice!!! :-)

Thank Michelle M
Reviewed 12 December 2016

We stumbled on this place by accident after leaving a party. We wanted something to eat and it wasn't very crowded on a Saturday night. We has fried calamari and duck and shrimp dishes. Everything tasted great.

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 25 August 2016

After being on the road for about two weeks, my wife craved Thai food so we went to this location and were very satisfied. It is located in a busy section of South Street very near Front Street. It's a small restaurant so a reservation...More

Thank Howard H
Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

We visited last night after a few drinks on Market Street. We were impressed with the menu and chose 2 soups, a sharing platter and 2 entrees which were all delicious and well presented. The Tom Khah soup and New York strip with sticky rice...More

Thank Daniel C
Reviewed 7 January 2016 via mobile

Returned for the first time in years to find that the menu remained the same. We ordered old favorites: steamed dumplings, which were tender and flavorful. My wife and I ordered the Isan chicken and Isan Pork that was dry. However, the Slaw was outstanding....More

Thank 1francophile
Reviewed 3 January 2016

A quaint charming restaurant secluded at the lower end of South St. Greeted as thou you are friends, lovely music adds to a simply designed spot. Their menu is interesting and has variety. We sampled rice paper wrapped salmon, cooked perfectly, served on a bed...More

Thank Tbake
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
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Open Hours
14:00 - 15:00
13:00 - 03:00
13:00 - 03:00
13:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 23:00
13:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 117 South St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-2416
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center East
  • Neighbourhood: City Center East
  • Phone Number: +1 215-925-2764
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