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Nicky's Thai Kitchen

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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856 Western Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15233-1716
+1 412-321-8424
16:00 - 21:00
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Sun 16:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 22:00
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Hammondsport, New York
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89 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I've been here several times, and never left disappointed. They have a great variety of dishes and specials. The outdoor garden is beautiful, but can get a bit crowded and noisy because large parties tend to gravitate there. I went with my mother who didn't think she would like Thai food, but she ate almost the entire appetizer platter by... More 

Thank Julie H
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33 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The best Thai in Pittsburgh, we take all our friends who visit and they agree. Service is super and it's a byob!

Thank Carol W
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nicky's is an awesome place for Thai. I highly recommend sitting in their back patio, weather permitting. I will review the food at another time, I am strictly writing to correct the false review below. Nicky's is open all day Saturday, I've gone frequently for lunch which they usually have a special that allows you to order a smaller portion... More 

Thank Ashcansk1
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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39 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nicky's Thai Kitchen is an attractive, very small restaurant with good, but not great Thai food. For that, you should try Silk Elephant in Squirrel Hill. Although the hours state that it is open all day - at least on Saturdays - do not be fooled. They are closed until 5 PM for dinner; there was a line of people... More 

Thank Karin M
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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79 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Average compared to other Pittsburgh Thai restaurants. Dinning room is small, cramped and loud. Their outdoor dinning is a real pleasure and I might consider returning if I can eat outside.

Thank Christine H
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I love Thai food and was looking forward to going here based on reviews, but I hope others will read this and not waste their time. To begin, the reservation was at 5pm and they told us we needed to be done by 6pm. The tables were tiny and we were crammed in. We ordered the grilled beef and sticky... More 

Thank Nicoleeberg
West Chester, Pennsylvania
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73 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017

All I can say is that I've eaten here more than any other restaurant since my daughter started at Pitt four years ago. The food is authentic and full of taste. Ask for your meal a lot less spicy than you would normally, they make it hot. The outdoor courtyard in the back really makes the experience. Statues, greenery, great... More 

Thank scoutandboo1961
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Nicky's Thai has quickly become one of my favorite places to eat in the city. I've been to both the Western Ave and Penn Ave locations and not been disappointed. The food is quite flavorful and can be made to the heat level you prefer. I tend to go for very hot spices and they hit it pretty much spot... More 

Thank Mark L
Morgantown, West Virginia, United States
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118 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

The Crab Rangoon is delicious. I've never had a bad meal, everything is very fresh. BYOB so come prepared.

1 Thank Georgette T
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55 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

Excellent dinner, appetizer platter was a nice variety of excellent tastes. Atmosphere just sets the tone for an excellent experience.

Thank Tony G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Thai
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 856 Western Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15233-1716
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh
  • Phone Number: +1 412-321-8424

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Lititz, Pennsylvania
Glenshaw, PA, United States
over a year ago

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?