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Little Bangkok

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850 Forest Hill Ave SE, Ste A, Grand Rapids, MI 49546-2376
+1 616-808-3153
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 21:00
Sat 16:00 - 21:00
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Towson, MD
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29 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife is from Thailand and she approves of this restaurant, need I say more. It is probably more like a 4.5 stars (what is 5 star?) - but given the rating system of Trip Advisor- where an average good is a 4 - I have to give this a 5. I also think it is better than most non-New... More 

Thank CommunityCuisine
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20 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love Thai food and when a friend and I decided to eat dinner at Little Bangkok recently, I looked forward to satisfying my green curry craving. Unfortunately, there were only two green curry options on the menu – one with vegetables and one with fried rice. I chose the one with vegetables. The menu described the dish as eggplant,... More 

Thank JadeLake
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249 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 154 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This location is very convenient for a quick meal. However, the customer service is very poor. Ordered a curry which came basically w/out curry sauce. While most THAI places serve a "curry" in a cream curry base this restaurant offers very little sauce w/ their vegetables and meets. Upon ordering extra sauce, I am told the charge will be $... More 

Thank Travel2Adventure
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129 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

This restaurant faces the parking lot in the back of the strip mall where it is located. Service is very attentive. The décor is nondescript. Unfortunately, the food was average and not particularly flavorful.Tom yum soup was just OK, and the 3 dishes were had were skimpy on the meat and tofu. The basil eggplant had very little tofu, as... More 

Thank phillyvoyagers
Grand Rapids, Michigan
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

Little Bangkok has become our favorite go-to place for Thai food. The food is consistently good from one visit to the next, although sometimes you get a little more spicy heat than you ask for. The Pattani is my favorite dish. The mound of vegetables are steamed perfectly and you can add shrimp or chicken if you want for a... More 

Thank Sandi W
Grand Rapids, Michigan
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67 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016

Have been here for lunch and dinner on three occasions. It is one of the best Thai restaurants we've been to. Don't be fooled by size or the fact it is tucked away off Cascade Ave.

Thank NEToppy
grand rapids
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

Best Thai food in the greater Grand Rapids area. Period. Consistent every time, and they will customize the spice level to your preference. The chicken pad Thai, pad Austin, and shrimp fresh rolls are my personal favorites.

Thank wrldtravelerfrommi
Alto, Michigan
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2016

We have always enjoyed this restaurant. The food is good and the heat level is accurate. When they say "hot" they mean it. So if you cannot tolerate spicy then stick to mild heat level. Whether you order a rice or noodle dish it will be good and full of Thai flavors. This restaurant in Forest Hills is always busy... More 

Thank dzuspann
Grand Rapids, Michigan
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225 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2016

Of all the Thai restaurants in Grand Rapids, this is about the only one where you can also get a beer. We went here on a Saturday night and were pleased to see a busy place, but not so busy that we weren't seated right away. I had curry pad Thai, my daughter had drunken noodles, and my wife had... More 

Thank Dave B
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41 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

I think this is one of the best restaurants around. I ordered green curry kow pad on fire and it just blowed my mind. Couldn't handle so much of spice. I love spicy food and this took me to next level!!!

Thank Manikanta N

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Thai
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 850 Forest Hill Ave SE, Ste A, Grand Rapids, MI 49546-2376
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Kent County  >  Grand Rapids
  • Phone Number: +1 616-808-3153

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