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Pakarang Restaurant

303 S Main St, Providence, RI 02903-2910
+1 401-453-3660
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good51%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
1 week ago
“Simple and authentic”
27 Apr 2017
“Very cold atmosphere”
Closed Now
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
303 S Main St, Providence, RI 02903-2910
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came here for dinner after work on a friend’s suggestion. Nice little Thai restaurant in a quaint neighborhood. I had the hot and sour soup with shrimp and it had some spicy kick to it. Probably one of the best soups I’ve had in...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank ginob893
Reviewed 27 April 2017

The food was okay, but the owner was so cold and unfriendly that I will not go back there. He was polite but sullen and barely speaking. I think people with such unfriendly disposition should choose another area of work. We were the only ones...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank vlyneDelmas
Reviewed 9 March 2017

My full review went to the Rhode Island Department of Health. The food tasted great, but I'm sorry I ate it.

Date of visit: February 2017
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Reviewed 13 December 2016

food is wonderful and it is fast service. One of my favorite spots for BYOB. Cant beat Pakarang, great for groups

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank malmon20
Reviewed 28 November 2016

It was chilly in Providence last Wednesday night, it was a chill that managed to find its way around the gentle curving entrance to the Pakarang dining room. I was glad to be at some distance from the door and to have my back to...More

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank Victoria P
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Parents took the college student out for a quick dinner and this was just perfect. Nothing fancy, very quick, BYOB, and priced for college students. There was a good selection of spicy and non-spicy, vegetarian and meaty, and cheap and higher end choices on the...More

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank 508EllenCee
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Pakarang has turned into our "Thai Walk Wednesday" destination nation. Every Wed, they serve up some of their most popular dishes on a buffet line, for $10. You can see the chefs bringing out fresh dishes while you're sitting, some spicy and some for the...More

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank westtom22
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Tried Pakarang for an early dinner Friday night. At 5:45 we had the place to ourselves. Felt a little awkward. This is BYOB. We started with the fresh spring rolls. They were fine. About what you'd get at any Asian place. For dinner had a...More

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank BRCanning
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Visiting Providence with friends and decided that we wanted Thai food for dinner. We visited on a Sunday night and found the resteraunt to be inviting and very clean. The waitress was very attentive. We all order different dishes and everyone thought the food was...More

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank 613joeh
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Did a walk with friends in downtown Providence and found Pakarang. Not busy on Sunday evening. Great food and swrvice. Four of us ate and each ordered something different. From spicy to fruity the food was excellent. Highly recommend this place. Great neighborhood to explore...More

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank 547timothym
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 303 S Main St, Providence, RI 02903-2910
  • Location: United States  >  Rhode Island (RI)  >  Providence>  > College Hill
  • Neighbourhood: College Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 401-453-3660
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