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Pakarang Restaurant

303 S Main St, Providence, RI 02903-2910
+1 401-453-3660
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Overview
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good50%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
27 Apr 2017
“Very cold atmosphere”
8 Mar 2017
“not good”
Open Now
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Asian, Thai
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
303 S Main St, Providence, RI 02903-2910
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1 - 10 of 38 reviews

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

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.

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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

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

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

Thank Ellen C
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

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

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

Thank Joe H
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

Thank Timothy M
Reviewed 9 July 2016

TOO SWEET!!! Hot & sour soup (Tom Yum) and Pad Thai were sickeningly sweet. So disappointing. Even my son who usually is much less sweet sensitive thought it was too sweet. We wanted to take insulin to help break down our blood glucose levels after...More

Thank David G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
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
  • E-mail
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