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Anise Thai

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7691 SE 27th St, Mercer Island, WA 98040-2804
+1 206-236-2255
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Destin, Florida
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50 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We had lunch here yesterday and we liked it. The decoration is quite simple compared to other Thai restaurants I have been in, but it makes the place look clean. The staff was very friendly and serving. Food was tasty and abundant, at a very good price. We liked it!!

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Thank SaraAntonLargo
Kirkland, Washington
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101 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2017

My reviews of restaurants are typically wonderful. This was an all around bad experience. The place was freezing. The young waitress never asked how my food was. I would have liked to of had some rice with my curry dish. She literally left out the front door and came back later. The food was ordered to be four star spicey.... More 

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Thank Bellaadventure
US
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33 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2017

I had dinner here January 2017. Here's the reason for poor rating: 1. 2 of our 4 chicken satay were undercooked. We sent these back and were brought 2 more - not that any of us wanted to eat them after that! They didn't really apologize much at all and they didn't credit the dish. This was OK at the... More 

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Thank baggie487
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47 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 March 2016

The food is decent, but nothing special. It's literally the same stuff they serve down the street at Pon Prom, but double and triple the price. I do not go here, and frankly don't know why people pay the outrageous prices.

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Thank 148abel
Seattle, Washington
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152 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2016

Owners are natives and tailor the food to your requests if you are bold enough to suggest what you want and how you want it. Go for it. The Tastes are terrific. We're locals and go back often.

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Thank Phantphant
New York, New York, United States
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157 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2015 via mobile

Ever wondered what prison food in Thailand tastes like? Now is your chance to find out, prepare for the horror of Thai prison food. What a waste of money, this place takes advantage of being the only spot on mercer island. Paying good money for bad food is unforgivable, I don't pay to suffer and can't stand throwing food to... More 

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Thank Edan M
Seattle, Washington
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2015 via mobile

I liked the atmosphere and the staff of the restaurant. The food was ok, I had better Thai food before. We had Pad Thai and Red Curry Chicken there.

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Thank juliareev
Seattle, Washington
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31 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2015

I am always surprised that this restaurant is near-empty for dinner when we visit. The food is flavorful - I think many comparable dishes beat those at nearby Pon Proem, but are a little pricier, so not our option for take-out. Nicer decor. While the food uses the traditional five star spice scale, they'll spice up to "20 stars" if... More 

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Thank ExplorezLeMonde
Bellevue, Washington
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2015

Ambience - perfect.. Quiet, clean, well maintained Waiters - friendly (They always took care to ensure I got exactly what i asked for when I made spl requests!) Menu options - Perfect - I am a vegetarian and the fact that they have a whole menu card for vegetarian felt really good Food - Lip smacking... the portions and right... More 

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Thank Sangeetha_LR
Mercer Island, Washington
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51 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2015 via mobile

Ordered a tofu pad Thai from this place with two star spice. Well something more tasteless I've yet to eat. Dry, with no discernable flavour, let alone a two star spice, and no peanuts or lime. Just lots of bitter Mung bean sprouts. Did not finish this meal. A waste of money.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Thai
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7691 SE 27th St, Mercer Island, WA 98040-2804
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Mercer Island
  • Phone Number: +1 206-236-2255

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