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Hot Pepper Thai Restaurant

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4212 Pontiac Lake Rd, Waterford, MI 48328-1261
+1 248-618-0270
12:00 - 21:00
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 21:00
Sat 12:00 - 21:00
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I get carry out from here a few times a month. Tom yum soup and a curry chicken dish (HS2). Always good.

Thank Dean C
Waterford, Michigan
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Peeper Thai has decent food. They don't over do the spice all and all a decent meal. I haven't found anything on the menu to make me say OMG, but nothing is terrible either.

Thank kenciotti08
Union Lake, Michigan
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

Great food, I love the Rama Curry - chicken, broccoli rice and coconut juice with curry! Decor isn't anything special but the food makes up for it!

Thank LadyV1956
White Lake
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

A great little restaurant hidden in a out of the way strip mall. Known to the locals it's hard to find a seat at lunch. Each meal is cooked when ordered so even though it takes a little time it is so fresh and delicious. The free hot and sour soup while you wait is the best anywhere. Love this... More 

Thank rogerf211
Waterford, Michigan
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9 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Slow on carry out but great food, great flavors. Mild is still a bit spicy if you have a low tolerance just so you know.

Thank tchad111
Waterford, Michigan
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Love this place. I usually order take out. Some nights it might take 45 minutes to have it ready... worth the wait!

Thank Oneita
Waterford, Michigan
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

Thai food is usually pretty good or Pretty bad. Hot Pepper Thai food is awesome. The best in Waterford, hands down. The levels of spicy are right on target. I prefer mild or medium depending on how spicy I feel. This is mainly a take out restaurant as the dine in area is pretty small but the service is prompt.... More 

Thank DJohnnyA
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57 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

There are a lot of fancy shmancy Thai places around but this one has the most authentic and delicious Thai Curry. Being owned and operated by a man from Thailand makes all the difference in getting things to taste as they should. I highly recommend the Green Curry. They are opening a new one in Clarkston soon as well.

Thank R M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

I love this one dish they have there! They are very quick at getting you your food and it's always delicious!!!! And it's relatively inexpensive

Thank Alexis N
Milford, Michigan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

We went here for lunch - two had Thai and one had Chinese food. All were good. Service was fast and attentive.

Thank MimiandPapa2862

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Thai
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4212 Pontiac Lake Rd, Waterford, MI 48328-1261
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Waterford
  • Phone Number: +1 248-618-0270

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