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Chao Thai

85-03 Whitney Ave. (Broadway) Send to Phone
718-424-4999 | Menu
Be prepared to wait for a table at this popular Thai restaurant in Queens. Photo by Young Sok Yun / CC BY-NC-ND 2.0

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Lunch & Dinner daily
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Chao Thai, Elmhurst, NY

Chao Thai Restaurant Review

: There are just over a half-dozen tables at this Thai restaurant in Elmhurst and it has loyal patrons citywide --- so get here early or be prepared to wait. The menu is extensive and nearly everything is a winner: panang curry and spicy and satisfying soups (go for the tom zabb). It’s a good idea to start with a papaya salad or meatballs (and accompanying chili sauce). There's also good grilled calamari and plenty of variations on the theme of larb, a meat salad of sorts mixed with mint and scallion. Just be sure to bring some beer (it’s BYOB) to cool off the taste buds.





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