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Thai Cafe

610 Columbus St, Ottawa, IL 61350-2920
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible0%
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“jungle curry” (2 reviews)
“tofu” (2 reviews)
“pad thai” (3 reviews)
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Asian, Thai
$$ - $$$
610 Columbus St, Ottawa, IL 61350-2920
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Reviewed 5 February 2018

My wife and I went there for lunch. It's not a large place. We had a table right by the main window. One gal serves, cooks, does it all. We had some questions about the menu and she was very helpful. We both enjoyed our...More

Thank Phlegon
Reviewed 3 October 2017

I love Pad Thai and other noodle dishes plus the appetizers such as Crab Rangoon and fried egg rolls. The Garlic chicken is also very tasty!

Thank dakotajude73
Reviewed 26 June 2017

My friend enjoyed her Panang Curry, but avoid the Jungle Curry. I love spicy food, but this only had one flavor - spice.

Thank ann12339
Reviewed 27 May 2017

The food was delicious. the flavors were subtle; the tofu was cooked perfectly; the noodles were lovely. SErvice was quick and attentive. I'd be happy to go back. A good place for vegetarians, too!

Thank Harry I
Reviewed 13 September 2016

A great place to eat. Made to your specifications. Price could be a little lower but never had a bad meal. Carryout is also available.

Thank karla s
Reviewed 25 October 2015

I was looking for a nice spicy lunch.... and found spicy food here. The server was also the cook and the entire staff. The restaurant is actually a re-made home (she may live here). Food was not all that great- I love Thai, but the...More

Thank lafff
Reviewed 16 October 2015

I have visited Thai cafe' on numerous occasions and each time is a new and delicious experience. You will leave feeling satisfied and wanting to plan your next meal to enjoy at this wonderful Thai restaurant!

Thank SAGES4
Reviewed 20 August 2015

Genuine Thai food in a pleasant environment. Foodies into Thai food will surely appreciate this restaurant.

Thank Shanny53
Reviewed 10 July 2015

Don't be put off by the slightly shabby chic attire, this little place is worth your business. We were looking for a sit down, non-chain restaurant that might have lighter fare, so we decided to take a chance on the Thai Café. I'm so glad...More

1  Thank Jane H
Reviewed 2 July 2015

OK, I admit it. I am not a fan of hot spicy food. I was invited to dinner by family members and could not refuse. Spicy for the sake of being hot does not impress me. Heat with flavor is tolerable but unfortunately this is...More

1  Thank narimasu70
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 610 Columbus St, Ottawa, IL 61350-2920
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Ottawa
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