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Thai Papaya Restaurant

319 Chatham Dr, Newport News, VA 23602-4382
+1 757-874-0646
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good37%
  • Average0%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“pad thai” (6 reviews)
“pork” (2 reviews)
“medium” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Asian, Thai
££ - £££
319 Chatham Dr, Newport News, VA 23602-4382
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Reviewed 6 March 2018

We have been going to Thai Papaya every couple of weeks for several years now. We have tried almost everything on the menu and love all of it. The waitstaff usually consists of one person and they are very hard working and pleasant. The food...More

Thank Amy N
Reviewed 16 August 2017

I went in for lunch on a Monday and the dining area was pretty full which I knew was a good sign. The food was quick coming out so a great place if you are in a hurry. Service was very good. They fix your...More

Thank Beckie B
Reviewed 10 April 2017

This place has amazing Thai food very authentic, the pad Thai is out of this world. And I really love the spring rolls.

Thank Itravelalot2011
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

We really love thai food,so we decided to try thai papaya again. Big mistake! As with my last review the food just has gone down. All of the dishes we ordered were tasteless. The shrimp pad thai didn't have enough of the traditional sauce. They...More

1  Thank dem7800
Reviewed 19 April 2016

This place use to serve excellent reasonable price thai food, but recently on two occasions, with take out, the food was not up to par. Ordered shrimp fried rice and beef pad thai and spring rolls. The spring rolls were good- the shrimp fried rice...More

1  Thank dem7800
Reviewed 14 January 2016

This is one amazing Thai place, very reasonable prices. We have been there many times, lunch time is our favorite. I can say that I have tried a lot of different items on the menu and everything was delicious. Friendly staff , great service and...More

Thank Rekha G
Reviewed 24 November 2015

I call in a lunch order here about once a month or so, and usually order the Drunken Noodles or a curry to take back to my desk. The place is clean enough to eat off the floor, and the staff is always friendly. The...More

Thank Dick B
Reviewed 11 November 2015

My wife and I love Asian food. We stopped in for dinner after a recommendation front friends. The restaurant is spotless. The staff is.welcoming and the food is taste. I ordered the pad se-ew with pork, my ordered a curry dish, both meals were fantastic...More

Thank ForkU
Reviewed 28 July 2015 via mobile

Been here a few times and have never had a bad meal. Had Pad Thai and my wife had Red Curry and they were both great. One word of caution, make sure you get the right spice level, it can sneak up on you.

Thank Eric23185
Reviewed 27 April 2015 via mobile

I decided to give this place a try since I travel frequently and love to find good eats in out-of-the-way places. Although the decor has your typical Chinese restaurant feel, the food is outstanding. Spring rolls were delicious and I was very impressed with the...More

Thank Bunky1998
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  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 319 Chatham Dr, Newport News, VA 23602-4382
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Newport News
  • Phone Number: +1 757-874-0646
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