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Looking for great Thai food in Tampa or Orlando area

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JenBen8 Jun 14, 2012 11:52 AM

We just recently went to Lotus of Siam in Las Vegas & I am in love with Thai food now. I'm looking for something of their caliber. I know it's probably impossible to compare a restaurant to LOS. Any suggestions would help!

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    Big Bad Voodoo Lou Jun 14, 2012 12:07 PM

    My favorite Thai restaurants in Orlando are Thai Singha in Waterford Lakes near UCF and Naradeva Thai near the Mall at Millennia.

    http://thaisingha.net/
    http://www.naradevathai.com/

    No idea how they compare to Lotus of Siam, but I like them a lot.

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      ospreycove Jun 15, 2012 03:42 PM

      You probably will have the best, authentic, Thai food experience here Sunday lunches only.
      http://cltampa.com/tampa/tampas-wat-b...

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        deet13 Jun 15, 2012 03:52 PM

        And y'all need to get to the Wat Temple early to get a good seat.

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        Wild_Roux Mar 10, 2013 06:45 AM

        I took your advice on NaraDeva and you were right Lou. Had the Pad See Ew. It was the best I've ever eaten. Also love Sea Thai on E. Colonial.

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          Big Bad Voodoo Lou Mar 10, 2013 09:18 AM

          Coolcoolcool! I hate to ever steer anyone wrong. I love that place, and the restaurant itself is so beautiful and serene, like a temple in the middle of the jungle.

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        TampaNativeThatLovesNYC Jun 15, 2012 07:04 PM

        The best Thai food I've ever had is Kombo Kitchen, it's a trailer believe it or not, but VERY good and VERY authentic! It's run by a woman from Thailand, her menu varies daily, and she is super friendly! Try the Panang! Each meal comes with an egg roll, rice and fried banana with honey. The potstickers are amazing! She also loads you up with free goodies (if she likes you:) Kombo is located on Howard just South of 275, they may relocate soon to the old Da Kine spot.

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          gwamka Aug 8, 2013 11:03 AM

          Sea Thai and Soong Thai are my favorites.

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