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Ratchada Thai & Laos Cuisine

1117 S 11th St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-4601
+1 267-579-6647
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good21%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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“thai food” (3 reviews)
“vegetarian” (4 reviews)
Opens in 10 min
All hours
Asian, Thai
$$ - $$$
1117 S 11th St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-4601
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Reviewed 29 December 2016

poor service, bad food- absolutely no way close to Thai! not recommended at all. hope i forget this one soon.

Thank v1234v
Reviewed 2 November 2016

In the heart of South Philadelphia is a BYOB restaurant that brings traditional Thai and Laotian cuisine to the delight of the dining community. With an extensive menu that offers selections of authentic, deliciously spicy and non spicy dishes that will prove satisfying to the...More

1  Thank mgkmarkr
Reviewed 4 August 2016

A friend told me that Ratchada was the only excellent Thai restaurant in Philly. So I checked it out, and, guess what? He was right. The food is expertly prepared, perfectly spiced -- they actually give you what you want "Thai spicy" if you ask...More

Thank Baskinman
Reviewed 3 August 2016

There is nothing I can say negatively about this restaurant. From the moment you enter into the serene dining room and are greeted by the welcoming staff, you know you are in for a wonderful dining experience.Very peaceful space. The food is authentic Thai and...More

Thank mschowhound
Reviewed 16 November 2015

I was very pleasantly surprised at the very good Thai food here. Our party of 5 all had the lunch specials. This is a great value and the choices of soups and entrees are varied. The Ratchada duck is excellent. Also, this place has nice...More

Thank Lois L
Reviewed 11 July 2015

This is a very attractive neighborhood restaurant about a mile south of center city. We have been going there for roughly 6-7 years even when owned by predecessor. Current owner renovated far more attractively and improved the food. Gyp is a very attractive and effervescent...More

1  Thank Jon S
Reviewed 10 November 2014

I was hoping to meet and exceed my breadth of Thai cuisine here but was rather disappointed. One less than stellar visit should not deter others because the place obviously had a solid following. Perhaps they had a bad night. The specials were an over...More

Thank shorevet
Reviewed 4 October 2014

We love to cook, so when we go out we want to find something we cannot make better at home. Ratchada is one of these places. The spices and smells transport you to another culture. We have eaten here many times since moving to the...More

Thank Daniel L
Reviewed 23 July 2014

We came with a party of 6 on a Saturday night at 7 pm and were happy to be seated right away. One of our party was vegetarian and she was very satisfied with the vegetarian menu. The rest of us had shrimp pad thai,...More

Thank RutgersGuy
Reviewed 23 September 2013

Great Thai Cuisine, Great Atmosphere, Great Service! The problem with most Asian Restaurants in Philadelphia, is that they either have a nice atmosphere with either fair food & service, or great food with a poor atmosphere. After dining here with Friends, I can tell you...More

1  Thank ChefGaryCurry
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
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Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1117 S 11th St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-4601 (Formerly Cafe de Laos)
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > Bella Vista / Queen Village
  • Neighbourhood: Bella Vista / Queen Village
  • Phone Number: +1 267-579-6647
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