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Bamboo Thai Restaurant

££ - £££
Allston / Brighton
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1616 Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA 02135-5001
+1 617-734-8192
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11:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 17:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Denton
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28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My co-workers and I went to this restaurant. While I am not fond of Thai Food this restaurant is was nice. They offer more than just Thai and the prices were reasonable and the service was fast. A great spot for a quick lunch.

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Thank Lisa W
Ashby, Massachusetts
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39 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

Havent eaten at Bamboo for long time. Always liked the duck. This time had the chili duck, at least as good as the penang which is wonderful. My friends had other dishes, all really tasty. We actually got delivery and that was very efficient also. Strongly recommend Bamboo. It is in Brighton, at the edge of Brookline.

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Thank ashby17
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2016

The atmosphere here is great, but take-out is also a good option. The food is delicious and never a disappointment. Love their fried rices!

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Thank Emilee B
Newton, Massachusetts
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31 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 March 2016

Take-out or eat-in, this Bamboo is terrific. Wonderful chopped chicken in pastry and other appetizers set you up for high expectations and then there is the delivery of lovely plates of really good mains. Excellent pad thai. Staff warm and welcoming, easy parking nearby, with pass card from restaurant. Makes for a lovely lunch or dinner or in-between spot!

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Thank MGM41
Adirondacks, New York
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49 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2016 via mobile

We are in Boston for 10 days and ate here 5 of them. The prices are right and the food good. I loved there curry. Beautiful salt water fish tank adds to the experience. Order your food slowly as they do rush it out of the kitchen.

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Thank JohnnyMenu
Minnesota
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33 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2015 via mobile

I enjoy a good pad thai and when I come to town I go to Bamboo Thai. Unfortunately the pad thai was bland. We shared tom yum soup and calamari which was tasty. Our green curry chicken was also lacking spices. I'm glad i had a groupon for this meal.

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Thank MinnesotaAgnes
Clemmons, North Carolina
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254 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2015

I came here with my girlfriend earlier this fall. It's got a great menu and a nice ambiance. There are fish tanks next to some of the tables so you can watch tropical fish while you eat! If the lollipop chicken wings are on special, be sure to order them as an appetizer!

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Thank Andrei S
Poughkeepsie, New York
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52 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2015 via mobile

Since we were going to be in Boston, I researched the best Thai restaurant I could find and I was not disappointed. The menu offered many items to choose from, the food was delicious and the portions were huge. All of us enjoyed what we ate. I would certainly go there again the next time I'm in the area.

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Thank poughzp
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2015 via mobile

The atmosphere is very cozy and the food is always delicious and beautifully presented. And the portions are big, so I almost always take home leftovers. My go to meal is some spicy curry with a Thai iced tea to cool it down.

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Thank Jamie D
Boston, Massachusetts
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98 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2015

Brought home takeout from Bamboo Thai. We found the food to be flavorful and very reasonably priced.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Asian, Thai
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1616 Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA 02135-5001
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Allston / Brighton
  • Neighbourhood: Allston / Brighton
  • Phone Number: +1 617-734-8192

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