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Tamarind Thai Restaurant

7970 University Ave Ste 310, La Mesa, CA 91942-5537
+1 619-337-2581
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (7 reviews)
“spicy noodles” (5 reviews)
“green curry” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 3:00 PMAll hours
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
7970 University Ave Ste 310, La Mesa, CA 91942-5537
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1 - 10 of 36 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was my first time here and we enjoyed ourselves. Now I am not a Thai food expert and not real big on coconut milk so I tend to lean toward the noodles. We had a calamari appetizer that was good. The spicy seafood soup...More

Thank tim s
Reviewed 9 December 2017

The food here is fresh and delicious and the ambience is calm and very enjoyable. The fish dish was out of this world, and the spicy noodle is my favorite. I eat here at least once a month, and it is a hidden jewel of...More

Thank cincin11192104
Reviewed 21 September 2017

We go here quite often and have never been disappointed! Service and food are always wonderful. They even offer beer and wine.

Thank dmerghart1
Reviewed 16 August 2017

this is one of our top picks for carry-out food in the la mesa area. excellent thai food. the inside seating is fairly limited (though there's nothing wrong with it).

Thank markoestreicher
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

This little restaurant has such a friendly atmosphere and delicious food. They have many delicious choices like their Green Curry and their Spicy Noodle but the best is their Spicy Fried Rice.

Thank Ann C
Reviewed 5 May 2017

From the time I walk in, the atmosphere, service and delectable dishes make me smile! The waitresses are friendly and attentive and the lunch specials are affordable for almost any budget, while the presentation and flavor taste like a million dollars! I look forward to...More

1  Thank LadyBugBeard
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Great service! Loved the spicy noodle!! I had spicy level 7 and it was perfect! Washed it all down with a Singha beer. Very clean and nice area. Totally recommend it!

1  Thank Veronica O
Reviewed 4 February 2017

stopped for a to go order and we both got Pad Thais and they were very good and i ordered a beef thai salad and it was great as well.

Thank randy7496
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Lovely patio nice atmosphere, great value. Delicious food. Good wine selection. Very busy especially on Friday's....

1  Thank squinklesus
Reviewed 31 May 2016

This is a small place, tucked away where you can barely see it. We have been coming here for many, many years. The food is excellent. The lunch specials are a particulary good deal.

Thank Kathy D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7970 University Ave Ste 310, La Mesa, CA 91942-5537
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  La Mesa
  • Phone Number: +1 619-337-2581
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