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Orchids Cafe

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269 W White Horse Pike, Pomona, NJ 08240-9998
+1 609-965-9599
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Reviewed 19 July 2016

I really love this restaurant. There are not many places where you can get high quality ingredients and high quality food for such an affordable price. The ambiance leaves much to be desired but the food is out of this world! Tip: This restaurant is BYOB and takes time to prepare each meal. The Masaman chicken is delicious!

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Thank Alexandrea M
Moorestown, New Jersey
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42 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2016

We don't live nearby but consider this place among the very best of Thai restaurants we have enjoyed over the years. Consequently, the 55 minute drive to get there is something we have always been willing to do -- the place is that good. We've been coming for years and regularly use dinner there as the way to get together... More 

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Thank blainep930
Cape Coral, Florida
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57 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2016

This restaurant is tucked away in a small shopping center, but do not let its simplicity fool you. The food is authentic, delicious, and our server was exceptional. My wife and I enjoyed a nice romantic dinner for less than $30, and could not finish the meal, which worked out very well for us as we were able to finish... More 

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Wildwood Crest, New Jersey
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126 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2015 via mobile

I spent a month in Thailand a few years back and the food here brought back memories of my time there, it's one of those great restaurants that if you didn't know about it, you'd pass right by it without even knowing it was there because of it's location in a strip mall, but I'm telling you, if you enjoy... More 

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Thank 666EdS666
Princeton, New Jersey
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53 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2014 via mobile

What a lovely little BYOB bistro. In our party of 4 there were no disappointments. I had the pad Thai with a Thai cabbage and vegetable salad. Both were delicious and fresh. The waitress was attentive enough. The restaurant is small but cozy. Two in our party had the fresh flounder and the crab chowder. The chowder was very tasty... More 

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Thank Liz H
Morristown, New Jersey
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130 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2014

We read some reviews about this small Thai restaurant located in a stripmall in a small town outside Atlantic City. We are sure glad we did, because the food was excellent. The decor and atmosphere are very comfortable and homey with about seating for about 20. The Monday night we arrived early enough to be offered the $12.95 prix fixe... More 

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Thank Ratty_dad
Absecon, New Jersey, United States
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56 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2014

We have eaten here in the past with two very good friends. The food is like nothing I have eaten before. I was not familar with Thai food before eating here, but love it now. They have a smoked oyster salad that I just can't stop eating. The Duck Grand Mariner is exceptional. I love spicy and appreciate that there... More 

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Thank Gina W
Mount Royal, New Jersey
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171 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 January 2014

For 10 years, Orchids has been a staple. The food is always made to order, is fresh, extremely tasty, and prepared to suit your taste. Going to Orchids is like dining in a friend of family's dining room. It lack pretense and fancy accoutrements and instead gives you a comfortable BYOB dining experience. The limited staff is still fast, efficient,... More 

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1 Thank Caroline C
Absecon, New Jersey
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 4 November 2013

I've been to maybe 5 Thai restaurants around Atlantic County, and I'm surprised at how much better Orchids is! I loved every meal I've gotten there so far. I get a tall Thai iced tea every visit because it's that good. The green curry anything is delicious, and my favorite dessert (which you can't leave without having) is the sweet... More 

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Thank Amy F
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58 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2013

Got the red curry chicken and ordered "Spicy Hot", not expecting much, heat-wise. Was pleasantly surprised to find it substantially hot, and included a touch of habanero--quite delicious if you ask me. Dish was great, but could have used a touch more basil in my opinion. Would definitely order again and will happily do so my next visit to this... More 

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Restaurant Details

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Asian, Thai
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Dinner
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Seating, Waitstaff
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  • Address: 269 W White Horse Pike, Pomona, NJ 08240-9998
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Pomona
  • Phone Number: +1 609-965-9599

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?