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Khun Pic's Bahn Thai

3429 SE Belmont St. (34th Ave.) Send to Phone
Charming and intimate spot for authentic Thai food.

Dinner Wed.-Sat.

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Khun Pic's Bahn Thai, Portland, OR

Khun Pic's Bahn Thai Restaurant Review

: Don't eat at Khun Pic's Bahn Thai if you are in a hurry. Make it your evening. Relax in the romantic, intimate environment and settle in for the quirky ride. The restaurant is situated in a vintage Portland house with a hard-to-spot iron gate and a charming garden in summer months. It’s operated by a husband-and-wife team: she’s in the kitchen and all is house-made; he’s managing everything else, although sometimes very slowly. The reward is time for conversation and a meal of carefully prepared, complexly flavored dishes that lean towards fiery. Spicy coconut tom yum soup is an example of the essential Thai balance of fire and cream. The curry of the day is always intriguing, and the various prawn dishes are generally first-rate. Specials can range from fried tofu or spring rolls with peanut sauce to green papaya salad, and pad thai with a wide selection of vegetables and a delicate catfish paired with an orange-accented chile sauce. This is a cash-only establishment. Arrive at the 6 p.m. opening for the speediest service.


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