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Talay Thai

511 Bank Street, Ottawa, Ontario K2P 1Z5, Canada
+1 613-238-2529
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (24 reviews)
“red curry” (9 reviews)
“panang” (5 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
511 Bank Street, Ottawa, Ontario K2P 1Z5, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent Thai cuisine, fresh and flavourful, offering an authentic home-cooked meal that doesn't break the bank. Staff very courteous and accommodating, always ready to refill our glasses of much-needed water, thanks to the ever-tasty and spicy 'jungle curry'.

Thank Aileen F
Reviewed 28 July 2017

This is authentic Thai food at its best. The dishes blend spices in a subtle and elegant fashion, which result in wonderful, savoury dishes. The whole time we were there, I needed to slow down so I could fully capture and enjoy the taste of...More

Thank Marie-Claire S
Reviewed 20 July 2017

We enjoyed red curry with shrimp and scallops with vegetables. both the service and food were excellent and everything was fresh.

Thank BuckyandChris
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Planned to eat Indian cuisine but couldn't find a parking spot near restaurant. We drove by Talay Thai with it's own parking lot and said "Why not?" Great choice!!!! Lovely, small restaurant. Very attentive service, we moved away from a/c with no problem and never...More

Thank Kimberly E
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Talay Thai is a simple square room, in an old building on Bank Street one block north of the 417. You would not notice it, if you weren't looking for it. But you should look for it. This elegantly plain, straightforward Thai restaurant cooks up...More

Thank David L
Reviewed 9 June 2017

One of the best Thai food I've ever had, compared to Thai restaurants in NY city and other major US cities. My favorite is Red Curry mixed vegetables (Panang Pak). Dishes with coconut milk are great. Vegetarians will not have any problem getting something to...More

Thank banares
Reviewed 7 March 2017

This restaurant is above average overall and has great service, but its Pad Thai is sticky- sweet & bland!

Thank jonathaneb2017
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Lovely meal on a very cold evening. Lots of young professionals stopping in for takeout, and they knew what they wanted so assume this is a good local place. My meal was as expected, hot and delicious. Will definitley be back. The Jasmine tea was...More

Thank Born2runLondon
Reviewed 4 February 2017

This restaurant has the best red curry in town. I have been previously and never had an issue. But we went on a Friday night around 8pm and it was busy. We were two and I had the curry and my guest had the pad...More

Thank Jenn D
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

We went out with friends. We made a reservation as it is not a huge place. The spring rolls were crisp hot and flavourful. The chicken satay was great as was the crunchy flavourful peanut sauce. All our shared meals were great. The vegetarian sweet...More

Thank CathyV63
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 511 Bank Street, Ottawa, Ontario K2P 1Z5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-238-2529
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