Best of Boston

Best Thai Restaurant

2016 Best Thai Restaurant

Cha Yen Thai Cookery

Watertown
With a degree from Johnson & Wales and training under Todd English, Manita Bunnagitkarn could very well have gravitated toward fine dining. Lucky for us, […] read more»
2015 Best Thai Restaurant

S & I to Go

Allston
Sometimes the most unassuming places pack the most punch. This humble haunt serves up pad see ew with ample wok char, just-sweet-enough pineapple curry, and […] read more»
2014 Best Thai Restaurant

Thai North

Brighton
Upon entering this tiny Brighton storefront, you’ll want to turn to the wall on your right: It’s entirely covered with images of the dizzying array […] read more»
2013 Best Thai Restaurant

Thai North

Brighton
The best way to order at this tiny Brighton eatery is off the handwritten chalkboard in the back, which showcases northern Thai specialties such as […] read more»
2012 Best Thai Restaurant

Brown Sugar Café

Boston
All the exotic Thai flavors you love are here: The som tum papaya with sticky rice is a garlicky experience, with crunchy strands of papaya […] read more»
2011 Best Thai Restaurant

Dok Bua

Brookline
How do we love thee, Dok Bua? We love the Thai-American comfort food you so expertly turn out (the gloriously delicious pad see ew; the […] read more»
2009 Best Thai Restaurant

S&I to Go

Allston
Notwithstanding the beef tendon fire pot at Montien (still the hottest soup around, in both senses of the word), this unassuming Allston 12-seater is your […] read more»
2008 Best Thai Restaurant

Brown Sugar Café

Boston
The sheer size of Brown Sugar’s menu and the sizzling tease of the plates that come flying out of its always-busy kitchen can turn the […] read more»
2007 Best Thai Restaurant

Dok Bua

Brookline
A confession: We’re still working our way through Dok Bua’s marathon menu. (This is partly because we’re compelled to order the sublime mango curry and […] read more»
2006 Best Thai Restaurant

House of Siam

Boston
Despite what your chowhound friends tell you, it is not true that the quality of an ethnic restaurant falls as its sanitation scores rise. And […] read more»
2005 Best Thai Restaurant

Khao Sarn Cuisine

Brookline
Order pad thai, if you must. But what makes Khao Sarn worthy are its specialties from the northern reaches of Thailand—miang kum, for example, is […] read more»
2004 Best Thai Restaurant

House of Siam

Boston
In a town with no shortage of commendable Thai restaurants, everyone has a favorite. But House of Siam wins us over with both big-picture style […] read more»
2003 Best Thai Restaurant, South

Siam House

Quincy
Service in this nondescript brick eatery in Quincy Center can be a bit slow, but the seafood dishes are some of the freshest we’ve found […] read more»
2003 Best Thai Restaurant

Khao Sarn Cuisine

Brookline
Unlike the now-ubiquitous Asian fusion restaurants it resembles, this Coolidge Corner newcomer serves food that is authentically exotic. Fortunately, the knowledgeable waitresses excel at coaching […] read more»