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Real Thai Kitchen

1632 Seabright Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95062-2531
+1 831-427-2559
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good40%
  • Average9%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“noodle dishes” (2 reviews)
“tom kha” (2 reviews)
“soup” (4 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM Hours
Asian, Thai
$$ - $$$
1632 Seabright Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95062-2531
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Today I went to one of my favorite restaurants where I have been a regular customer for years. I have disabilities and had my trained services dog with me. I was met by a man who refused me service because of my dog. I pointed...More

Thank pegfoster246
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Came to the restaurant for their all you can eat lunch buffet. Arrived at the restaurant and was told that they will be closing for break in 30 min. They mentioned that we can still welcome to come in for the buffet and they will...More

Thank Eric Y
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Reviewed 8 April 2017

Whenever we go to a concert at the Rio Theater we have a tradition of having dinner at the Real Thai Kitchen. Last night we enjoyed a great concert by acoustic guitarist Andy McKee preceded by a wonderful dinner at Real Thai. Our beautiful, enthusiastic...More

Thank LoveToTravel524
Reviewed 21 January 2017

Friend and I went for take out. They claim no MSG, not real sure if that's true. They answered quick and without real knowledge. When I got to the beach with my food, I was pretty greasy and quite devoid of the chicken I ordered...More

Thank BarthalemewL
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Very friendly staff seated our party of 12 quickly. We all enjoyed the delicious lunch buffet. The peanut salad dressing was yummy. 3 choices for curry, 2 noodle dishes & several chicken dishes made for a nice selection. We also ordered Thai iced coffee, Thai...More

Thank delacrue96
Reviewed 14 December 2016

My daughter took me here for dinner. We were greeted warmly even without reservations. It was a busy night. We ordered the Tom Kha at her recommendation and tried some of the other spicy items. The food was fresh. The Tom Kha delicious and served...More

Thank JeriLG
Reviewed 10 December 2016

Great food and price point! LOVE the chicken ginger soup! My daughter and I eat there at least once a week since we found the place a few months ago. Very friendly staff

Thank Bonnie S
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Every so years, I've given this place another chance, and each time I've written it off. The problem is the food -- it's bland!

Thank JimBrown
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Their lunch buffet is the best I have been to. There are three types of curries, meat and vege options, brown rice, salad, soup, noodle dishes and fruit. They are really nice and replenish the dishes often. Enjoy!

Thank Anne B
Reviewed 20 April 2016

I find the lunch buffet food perfect every time I come here. However, my wife, who is pre-diabetic, claims that she always feels terribly sluggish from too much sugar, and has a crash an hour later. Again, that's not my experience - I think that...More

Thank blavine
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1632 Seabright Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95062-2531
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Cruz
  • Phone Number: +1 831-427-2559
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