May-be you'll find this months specials of interest! Mama Pad and Ginger Stir Fry!

Mama Pad - Instant Mama Egg-Noodles stir fried with onions, bean sprouts, cabbage, and choice of protein.

Ginger Stir Fry - Stir-fried fresh ginger w/ celery, jalapeno, onions, straw mushrooms and your choice of protein.

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Our April specials are no joke! Check out Papa Sam's Shrimp and Pad Woon Sen!

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152 Reviews
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Brandon Greene
· November 20, 2017
Some of the best Thai we’ve ever had! Unless you’re super lucky to catch a table, plan to take the food to go. We almost decided against going here because of the paper plates in their pictures, but ...I’m so glad we went for it. Definitely worth a try. See More
Marianna Wank
· April 11, 2018
Fresh and delicious!! It’s a small space with a few tables inside. We usually sit outside. Paper plates and plastic cups. But that’s ok! The food is bomb
Victor David Cervantes Garcia
· March 6, 2018
The Massaman curry was literally the best thing to have ever touched my lips.
Lyndsey Jo Turner
· January 30, 2018
Amazing food and not an overpriced establishment like most places in SD seem to be these days!
Vidal Morfin
· December 16, 2017
Very small place, but the food makes it totally worth it.
Garth Corbin
· March 11, 2017
While tiny and informal, this Thai eatery serves up delicious, piping hot meals at an extraordinary rate.
We were greeted with smiling faces, always a great introduction. When we said it was our firs...t time at the restaurant, our reception was even more warm and friendly.
Though very busy, we placed our order immediately, and took a table inside so we could watch the counter and see what other customers ordered.
I ordered Panang curry with fish, and my date ordered drunken noodles. We also ordered chicken Satay for an appetizer.
The Satay showed up very quickly, but was very hot and tender.
Our orders quickly arrived on doubled paper plates. I was taken aback by how generous the portions were and how delicious the aroma and flavors were.
The Panang was delicious, the white rice, (brown is also available), was perfect.
The Drunken noodles were delicious, the spicing and flavors were as good as any I have tasted.
We simply could not finish our meals, and happily we found little to-go boxes readily at hand!
There is even a drinking water station by the counter for those that thought ordering spicy level ten would be fun.
I had a great experience at this little eatery. I would recommend it highly!
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Jade Malkin
· March 31, 2017
Best Thai in the city! Pineapple fried rice, yellow curry, massaman curry, bai grapow and the spring rolls are all amazing! The spice level varies, sometimes I'll say spice level 8 and it's on the mil...d side and sometimes it will melt your face off... but it's always delicious! See More
Stevens Thio
· November 11, 2017
The food was delicious and make one feel you are in Thailand. Definitely need to try.
Alex Tiscareno
· July 30, 2017
Definitely yummy eats! The place would be worthy of 5 stars if it were larger and had ample seating. But don't let that deter you from ordering takeout from this place. It's definitely worth it.
Alex Chin
· November 11, 2017
Awesome food and superb friendly, helpful staffs. Best Thai foods in San Diego! Definitely not to be missed!
Anh Ng
· November 3, 2016
I would highly recommended Bahn Thai restaurant, the foods are beyond my expectation, good quality, big portion and the seasoning are just right! ...and its the BEST thai foods I've ever ate. The rest...aurant is small, about 3 tables inside and there r a few on the sidewalk, its clean and great service. I would definitely return when I come back to town.

Lincoln, NE.
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Leslie Corbell
· May 6, 2017
My favorite Thai in Southern California! If you go during the dinner rush be prepared to wait for a table and bring a jacket. It's a small place with most of its tables outside. Really the best and authentic flavor. I recommend any of the curries, the pad see ew, and the cream cheese wonton thingys (I tried to spell it, I can't. You know what I'm talking about). Very reasonably priced for a heaping plate of food! See More
Daniel Ahumada
· May 15, 2017
great restaurant, and if you are not into spicy food like me you can ask for it non spicy, also their thai tea is great.
Mariam Bier
· March 5, 2015
My favorite Thai spot! Spice levels are accurate, good quality ingredients. Place is too small to sit in so it makes a really good take out meal that looks nice on dinner plates. To go containers are ...also really nice and have good snap on lids (no crummy styrofoam or paper plates wrapped in foil! They take phone orders and is definitely advised during dinner times! ❤️ See More
Debra Elliott
· July 26, 2017
The food was fantastic. Enough food where I took the rest home with me. Outside seating which worked out perfect. I recommend anyone who enjoys Thai to definitely take the drive
Sandra Lara
· March 13, 2017
Great little hole in the wall! The food tastes great! Employees are friendly and helpful. I'll definitely be back.
Saish Priolkar
· June 27, 2015
Good food - very authentic . Staff is friendly and caters to customer taste requirements. Space is limited for dine in but tasty food makes up for it.

Must try for San Diegans - highly recommended
Eyton Shalom
· July 20, 2017
Best Thai food I have had in 25 years. No other place in 92101,3,or 4 comes close.
James Toole
· September 19, 2016
This place is fantastic. I eat here every time I'm in San Diego. It's a "must do" if you like Thai food.
Andrew Madkins
· August 13, 2017
So good.. friendly staff.. great food ! Quick and delicious

Feel some March gladness with our Garlic Fried Rice and Mango Curry specials!

Choose between stir-fried rice topped with fresh garlic and cilantro or traditional red curry stewed with fresh mango!

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Kick-off February with our Hot Wings and Pumpkin Curry specials!

Between crispy golden wings in our special chili sauce or traditional Red curry stewed w/ Asian pumpkin and your choice of protein, who will win? 🏈🏈🏈

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Bahn Thai Restaurant added 2 new photosfeeling thankful.
January 4

Happy 2018🎉🎉🎉 To start of the new year right, our January monthly specials are Yum Ma Muang(Mango Salad) and Bomber Eggs.

Yum Ma Muang : Shreddded mango and shrimp tossed with fish sauce, lime juice, chili peppers, red onions, and tomatoes. Served over a bed of spinach topped with peanuts.

Bomber Eggs : Three flavored Thai traditional fried eggs with ground chicken, onions, bell peppers, tomatoes, and cucumbers. Served with your choice of rice.

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Hope everyone has a December to remember! Check out our specials this month: Pad Prik King and Pineapple Curry!

Pad Prik King: Stir-fried fresh Asian green beans w/ house chili paste, sweet peppers and your choice of protein.

Pineapple Curry: Richly flavored Red Curry stewed w/ fresh pineapple and coconut milk with your choice of protein.

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It's November Special time and we're so thankful for all of you!

Som Tum Mama - Fresh green papaya salad tossed with steamed Mama noodles.

Kanom Jeen Keaw Wan - Homemade rice noodles topped with traditional Green curry stewed with bamboo shoots, eggplant, fresh basil, and sweet pepper in coconut milk and your choice of protein.

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October's Spooky Specials! Papa Sam's Spicy Fish and B-b-b-bacon Fried Rice!

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September Specials! Pineapple Curry and Pad Nor Mai.

Pineapple Curry - Traditional red curry stewed with fresh pineapple, sweet bell pepper, basil and your choice of protein.

Pad Nor Mai - Stir-fried bamboo shoots with ground chicken, sweet bell pepper and basil served over rice.

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Check out our August Specials! Yum Takrai Salad and Mango Curry!

Yum Takrai Salad: Ground chicken breast tossed with fresh lemongrass, cilantro, red and green onions, and chili dressing served on a bed of lettuce.

Mango Curry: Traditional Red Curry stewed with fresh mango, coconut milk, fresh basil and your choice of protein.

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Spark up your day with our July specials! Avocado Curry and Papa Sam's Chili Shrimp.

Avocado Curry: Traditional Green curry stewed with slices of fresh avocado, coconut milk, fresh basil, and your choice of protein.

Papa Sam's Chili Shrimp: Papa Sam's chili oil stir-fried with shrimp, served with your choice of rice.

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We hope you'll swoon for our June specials! Pumpkin Curry and Pad Prik Khing.

Pumpkin Curry - Traditional Red Curry stewed with Asian pumpkin and your choice of protein.

Pad Prik Khing - A scrumptious and sweet stir-fry made with with our house red curry paste, Asian green beans, and your choice of protein.

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May you enjoy this month's specials! Garlic Fried Rice and Pad Woon Sen.

Garlic Fried Rice - Stir-fried rice with your choice of protein, eggs, fresh garlic and topped with cilantro and green onions.

Pad Woon Sen - Stir-fried bean thread noodles w/ eggs, celery, napa cabbage, tomatoes and your choice of protein.

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We just got in some delicious chocolate covered strawberry treats from Berra Bites. They're made with nothing artificial and real fruit centers. There's nothing better to cool down that spice than some chocolate 🍫😉

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It'd be foolish to miss our April specials: Mango Curry and Ginger Stir-Fry!

Mango Curry - Traditional red curry stewed w/ fresh mango and your choice of protein.

Ginger Stir-Fry - Stir-fried fresh ginger, onion, celery, sweet peppers, straw mushroom and your choice of protein.

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