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Top Thai

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523 23rd Street South, Arlington, VA 22202
+1 703-521-1305
11:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 12:00 - 22:00
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90 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

I popped in because I was craving Thai cuisine. I love Drunken Noodles and when I saw they had a special for it, I went for it. They offered an appetizer, dinner of a certain 5 dishes and a beverage for about $15.00 for dinner. I ordered that and got spring rolls, chicken drunken noodles and a Sprite. There were... More 

Thank purpose7
Big Bear City
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63 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

Love, Love, Love THAI cuisine. Great eats on a budget, will return next visit to D.C. Restaurant offers outdoor seating during good weather, nice!

Thank EasyTrvln
Indianapolis, Indiana
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

Good food reasonable price. Nice people. I ordered a noodle fish which was good but strangely there was lettuce underneath the food. Done to give less food????

Thank JudgeJulie1
Portland, Oregon
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44 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

I walked by this place. It looked nice enough. The staff was friendly and seated me immediately. They let me take my time to order. Attentive but not overbearing. Good Tom yum soup and mixed vegetables chicken. Good portions. I was only surprised that no lemon grass was in the soup. I'm glad I ate here. Very pleasant.

Thank Frank4014
New York City, New York
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3 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 April 2016

Average food, good service. Friendly staff, enough room. Would recommend for a quick meal but not a fancy sit down dinner.

Review collected in partnership with Radisson Hotels

Thank bani851
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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124 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 532 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 March 2016

The staff is friendly, the service is excellent, and the food is delicious. The Drunken Noodles were extremely tasty, with just the right amount of spicy kick. You can get your food spiced to your taste from very Mild all the way to Thai hot.

3 Thank AtulBravo
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36 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 February 2016 via mobile

The location was quaint, the staff very pleasant, but the food was mediocre, and I had to constantly shoo a couple of gnats away from my food. Go somewhere else.

Thank Lorie G
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2015 via mobile

Went here for a quick lunch and was pleasantly surprised. The atmosphere is very casual, don't expect anything fancy. The food was some of the best Thai I've had. I don't even like coconut soup and it was outstanding. The pad thai was perfection. My colleague had a chicken and broccoli dish that was very good as well. I wish... More 

Thank Jessica H
San Juan, Puerto Rico
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32 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2015

Small but authentic restaurant. The staff was pleasant although on the shy side. The menu was varied and the price was just.

Thank alguzal
Farmville, United States
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97 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2015

My wife and I ate here in late June. The atmosphere was so-so. We ate inside, which was pretty empty. The food and service was average.

Thank Scott M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Thai
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 523 23rd Street South, Arlington, VA 22202
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Arlington
  • Phone Number: +1 703-521-1305

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?