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Thai Spice

5117 Kelvin Dr, Houston, TX 77005-2503
+1 713-522-5100
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“jasmine rice” (2 reviews)
“red curry” (2 reviews)
“pad thai” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Asian, Thai
$$ - $$$
5117 Kelvin Dr, Houston, TX 77005-2503
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Reviewed 8 December 2017

My husband and I had our hearts set on Tom Kha soup and have always loved the Local Foods version, however they no longer make it. Looking out the window, I saw the Thai Spice restaurant right next door and knew they would have the...More

Thank LATaz
Reviewed 24 September 2017

Grabbed a quick buffet lunch before meeting a friend a Benjy's for a drink. It was about 1:30 and the buffet was nearly depleted. There was no Tom Yum soup and they wouldn't make any more. The green beans were completely cooked too long. There...More

Thank Kevin W
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Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

This restaurant doesn't give you the amount of food that you're being charged. The portion is not full-filling and not satisfied.

Thank Chau L
Reviewed 11 April 2017

My hubby and I tried the Thai Spice Restaurant for dinner. We had calamari and green papaya salad for appetizers with Phat Thai and Red Curry as our entrees. We were the only customers and had the place to ourselves. Our food was great, though...More

Thank Bgpow
Reviewed 13 February 2017

My wife and I ate here with our son for dinner. It was one of the worst meals that I have ever consumed in a restaurant. The meat was overcooked. The vegetables were tasteless and the rice poorly prepared. We have eaten here in the...More

Thank David116116
Reviewed 7 February 2017

Best for the lunch buffet. Not large but has most of the basics: tom yum chicken soup, hot and sour soup, chicken curry, pork dumplings, pad Thai, mixed veg and tofu, soft and crispy spring rolls, cheese rolls, fried rice, etc. None are outstanding or...More

Thank marko18745
Reviewed 12 August 2016

We always get Thai spice to go. Summer rolls with shrimp are not only really tasty but the two kinds of sauce that accompany the dish makes it a "Best Value" for $6 in my book. Add the spicy green curry for a fabulous over...More

Thank Ted77019
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

I love this restaurant, although it takes a special trip into Houston to eat here. Well worth the drive, though.

Thank tjgeorge13000
Reviewed 25 May 2016

Thai food in Houston is plentiful but not everyone gets it right. Too spicy or too sweet but this place was just right. This was my third visit and it's worth the climb upstairs past the picture of the Thai chap with the top hat....More

Thank Asit V
Reviewed 15 January 2016 via mobile

I am having the lunch buffet. The buffet had a good variety of Thai foods. It's a good way for a beginner to try Thai food. Parking in the area is tough. They do share a parking lot behind the restaurant with other eateries.

Thank Jennifer W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5117 Kelvin Dr, Houston, TX 77005-2503
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston>  > University Place
  • Neighbourhood: University Place
  • Phone Number: +1 713-522-5100
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