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Thai Smile

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Rancho Las Palmas Shopping Center, Highway 111 and Bob Hope Drive, Rancho Mirage, CA
+1 760-341-6565
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11:30 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 21:00
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San Diego, California
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84 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We reserved on Open Table, only to find that this location of Thai Smiles is not associated w. O. Table. (?) They did find us a table tho. A female chef, portions were very ample & beautifully prepared & tasty. Of note, we enjoyed the BEST sticky rice with mango we have ever experienced. Our waitress Kibb was great too.

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Thank Travelingnurse055
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

While it characterizes itself as Thai, it is really pan asian, and serves quite excellent food. Waitstaff is friendly and helpful. Menu choices are wide and varied. I go there often.

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Thank Ahb324
Salt Lake City, Utah
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55 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

been eating at Thai Smile for years and it never dissapoints wether you are eating in the restaurant or taking it home..

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Thank hector m
Colorado
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90 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Thank you trip advisor reviewers! This was one fabulous Thai lunch. Didn't need salt or any extra thai pepper! Service and ambience were excellent as well. This is a hard act to beat for Thai food anywhere in Southern California. Look forward to a return visit!

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Thank DougR
San Diego, California
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135 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

Love the new Thai Smile! They've always had great food and good service and this new location is no different on both counts. For summer they offer a few Fixed Price dinners, which were very good. The entree size may be a little smaller than the regular meal but it's served with a delicious salad and your choice of brown... More 

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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016

We just loved Thai Smile when they were in Rancho Mirage. The new location in Palm Desert does not have the nice ambiance that the previous location had. It is a bit sterile and doesn't feel authentic Thai at all. The food seems to be just average now but when desperate for Thai, it will remain the go to in... More 

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Thank Dini S
Los Angeles, California
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2016

I don't eat meat so I rely frequently on the server recommendations. I don't even recall the name of what I had but it hit the spot. I cleaned the plate. The Mango drink was delicious too. Locations was only a quick uber ride from the hotel.

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Thank OCTraveler2011
Richmond, Canada
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39 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2016

We go back every year the food is that good. It's a tiny restaurant but the Menu offers plenty of choices reasonably priced and the cold beer is good too.

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Thank Florence G
Portland, Oregon, USA
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23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2016

Everytime we come here we have loved this place. Since our last visit they have moved locations. During this experience we had our food delivered (didn't want to deal with my 22 month old in a restaurant) we specifically put down our order the degree of spiciness and they got most of it right. They just forgot to out the... More 

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Thank V S
Placentia, CA
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361 reviews
247 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2015

We love Thai food. They were open Christmas day. It is not one of the 10 best Thai restaurants we have tried but it is ok.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Thai, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 21:00
Saturday
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rancho Las Palmas Shopping Center, Highway 111 and Bob Hope Drive, Rancho Mirage, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Rancho Mirage
  • Phone Number: +1 760-341-6565

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