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Bamboo Thai Restaurant

1616 Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA 02135-5001
+1 617-734-8192
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good25%
  • Average19%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“curries” (4 reviews)
“pad thai” (15 reviews)
“spring rolls” (3 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 22:00 Hours
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
1616 Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA 02135-5001
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Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

The shrimp in my fresh roll seemed rancid and sweaty. The curries did not offer a variety of veggies as promised, instead they were packed with gross cabbage filler, which one does not expect in Penang curry. Finally, my crispy chicken pad Thai had minimal...More

Thank Chris_CAB
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Spent a great dinner with family at the Bamboo Thai in Brighton, last week. Service was speedy and correct meals to the table. Food prepared kwik and tasty tasty. Try to sit next to the fish tank and watch the colorful denizens scoot around. Beef...More

Thank Stew S
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Ate lunch at Bamboo Thai and had a choice of two appetizers, a main course, rice and salad. All for $8.95 on their luncheon special. They have the best Tempura. A large order for $6.95. Have had dinner there many times. It is a clean,...More

Thank ABC153
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Ordered dinner. Been trying different Thai restaurants on my frequent trips to Boston and ordered take-out from Bamboo. Ordered crispy spring rolls (tasty but filling was a little dry) and stir fry chicken with cashew sauce and Pad Thai. I always order pad thai and...More

Thank Sheryl B
Reviewed 27 January 2017

My husband and I were staying nearby this place and popped in for a quick lunch. It was well priced, very quick, without being rushed, and delicious! We shared the fresh spring roll appetizer - huge portion! and each got a pad Thai. I had...More

Thank Helen6105
Reviewed 17 November 2016

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.

Thank Lisa W
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....More

Thank ashby17
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!

Thank Emilee B
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...More

Thank MGM41
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...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
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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