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thai--north shore suffolk county

mmarla Apr 5, 2008 12:53 PM

Looking for a better than just decent thai restaurant . Is Thai Angel still around? Where is it?

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    MacTAC RE: mmarla Apr 7, 2008 06:19 AM

    From the good reviews, I've been wanting to try Chaophaya in Kings Park for a long time



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      Scott_R RE: MacTAC Apr 7, 2008 10:55 AM

      My favorite!

    2. phofiend RE: mmarla Apr 7, 2008 12:49 PM

      Chaophaya in Kings Park is good, but I prefer Thai House in Smithtown. Thai Gourmet in Port Jeff Station has wonderful food, but is more casual.

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        jmax RE: phofiend Apr 8, 2008 05:25 AM

        We ate at Thai House last week - it was the best Thai I've had on LI. I haven't been to Chaophaya yet.

      2. mcf RE: mmarla Apr 11, 2008 10:36 AM

        Three of us had an excellent Thai meal last night, the best I've ever had on Long Island, at the new Sri Thai on New St. in Huntington. Only caveat, as always, order dishes sans added sugar, which is overused here, as elsewhere, in some dishes. We shared greaseless fried calamari ( I know, I know), a dish of sauteed squid with vegetables, and the best crispy duck I think I've ever had. It was greaseless, very crisp skinned, perfectly seasoned and the basil sauce I ordered it with (4 choices) was very well balanced. The duck meat was extremely moist. My husband ordered a chicken dish with peanut sauce but didn't specify no suger; it tasted candied, so I'd skip that unless dessert for dinner is your thing. Green beans with cashews and chili peppers were excellent, bright green, crisp, well seasoned.

        The restaurant is attractive, servers are very gracious; they don't have a beer and wine license yet, I forgot to ask about BYOB.

        Highly recommend this spot.

        1. radioactivebetty RE: mmarla Apr 12, 2008 09:48 AM

          thai angel is in islandia off of vets highway in the same shopping center as wal-mart and dave and busters.

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