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Mai Thai

1200 19th St NW, Frnt 4, Washington DC, DC 20036-2412
+1 202-452-6870
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good50%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“thai food” (31 reviews)
“red curry” (4 reviews)
“fried rice” (6 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1200 19th St NW, Frnt 4, Washington DC, DC 20036-2412
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Looking for place to have good Thai food near DuPont Circle, don't look further. Mai Thai is located on Jefferson and 19 just in the middle of South DuPont restaurant area. It is located at the lower level of an office building on 19. A...More

Thank Prawet J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I'm a fan of good Thai Curry and Mai Thai has one. We shared the Penang Chicken and I think it was about as good as I've had. But the flounder with chili sauce was excellent too! Scored and roasted crispy the fish was nice....More

Thank Ron H
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Mai Thai was chosen because it could accommodate a group of 10 and was metro accessible (Dupont Circle) and walkable for those coming from work in the area. SERVICE – We should have known better when, on a Wednesday night at 6:30 p.m., all of...More

Thank Michelle S
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Stopped in for dinner Saturday night and enjoyed our meal. My wife really liked her Honey Ginger Duck, I enjoyed my Red Curry Beef and our son's girlfriend liked her Red Curry Jae. We went there because she & my son like the place. The...More

Thank Stu C
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Came here with my family. The food was average. The menu clearly says that they will charge 18% for parties of six or more We received our bill and they nonetheless charged tip for our party of five. They went so far as to charge...More

Thank ashah7
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Great stuff, fried rice was excellent. Everything we ordered was good - portion sizes are quite big. Curries were excellent. Would rate this one very highly.

Thank dreamchaser2014
Reviewed 8 May 2017

This restaurant has just average Thai food. We had the Pad Thai because it was the only item on the menu that could be made gluten free. Bummer.

Thank LoLo B
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

This gem was on a list of nearby restaurants from our hotel. My family enjoyed the meal immensely and are considering another visit before we head home. The portions are huge and the pricing is quite reasonable for Thai food and the size of the...More

Thank Maureen M
Reviewed 16 January 2017

The design and decor of the restaurant reminded us of the classical Thai restaurants in Bangkok from our years living there. The food was reasonably priced, and closely resembles the recipes that Thai restaurants in Bangkok prepare for tourists (but not for locals, who always...More

Thank ObservantGuest
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

We were staying a few blocks away, and the concierge recommended Mai Thai. When we walked in at around 8:30 on a drizzly Saturday night, most tables were empty. The waiter was attentive, but not pushy - she gave us exactly the right amount of...More

Thank D W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:15 AM - 10:30 PM
11:15 AM - 10:30 PM
11:15 AM - 10:30 PM
11:15 AM - 10:30 PM
11:15 AM - 11:00 PM
11:15 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1200 19th St NW, Frnt 4, Washington DC, DC 20036-2412
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Dupont Circle
  • Neighbourhood: Dupont Circle
  • Phone Number: +1 202-452-6870
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