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King & I

145 Charles St, Boston, MA 02114-3276
+1 617-227-3320
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good43%
  • Average21%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
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“thai food” (24 reviews)
“rice” (10 reviews)
“pad tai” (2 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
145 Charles St, Boston, MA 02114-3276
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Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Went for my first visit, for lunch. I love pad Thai and wanted to keep it simple so that's what I ordered. It was strangely sour in a bad way. The few shrimp were tasty but slightly undercooked. Nothing green in the Pad Thai, basically...More

Thank Travel4ever72
Reviewed 14 June 2017

If you like Thai food this is definitely worth a visit. Basic decor but service and food selection excellent

Thank June R
Reviewed 7 June 2017

I made a special return trip after a great first experience; but the return was disappointing. I tried the Thai rolls with dough that smelled and tasted as though fried in oil that was used too long. The boneless spare rib appetizer was merely sliced...More

Thank Erika S
Reviewed 5 June 2017

The food was delicious. I had the pad tai which was great and a large portion. Enough for dinner the next night.

Thank FloridaShells
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

We loved our food and service. We ended up going back two more times while we were in town for the week. We love Thai food...and the more authentic the better. This place serves up some pretty authentic dishes and their spice is perfect. Will...More

Thank austen k
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Still one of my favorite Thai restaurant. Pad Thai is tasty and moist but noodles were not too soft. A bit on the sweet side though but it's always been like that. Green curry was also good and spicy but I wish the green curry...More

Thank Ian C
Reviewed 10 May 2017

We were hungry for good Thai food, and the King and I was perfect! I ordered the Pad Thai and my husband ordered a Hot and Sour Shrimp Soup. These were the perfect meals for a cold, rainy evening. We felt like we were in...More

Thank harpomargie
Reviewed 20 April 2017

I had higher hopes for this place. Nice enough. Good not great. Maybe another try would yield better results.

Thank musicdinosaur
Reviewed 23 March 2017

I live on the West Coast and enjoy Thai food often. I doubt anyone in the kitchen of this restaurant is Thai because the quality of the food was very low...not fresh, Americanized versions of something vaguely resembling what is served at authentic Thai places....More

Thank roxskin
Reviewed 23 January 2017

best pad thai around and the nicest employees. Very friendly and food is always great. The Chicken mee hang is awesome

Thank joanalessandrini
Beacon Hill
Visit this historic and ritzy Boston neighborhood to
soak up its classic New England charm as you stroll
down cobblestoned, gas-lamp lined streets. Bring your
walking shoes, camera, and select a nice day to wander
through the hilly neighborhood and check out its
exclusive addresses. Louisburg Square, Mt. Vernon
street, Chestnut street and the extremely narrow and
widely photographed Acorn street make a nice walking
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4 October 2016|
Response from Karen_in_Kingston | Reviewed this property |
Pad Thai is $8.50 for lunch, which is served until 4:30, according to their website.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 16:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 16:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 16:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 16:30
11:30 - 16:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 16:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 145 Charles St, Boston, MA 02114-3276
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Beacon Hill
  • Neighbourhood: Beacon Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 617-227-3320
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