10 Best Thai Restaurants in California

California is known to be a hotspot for fantastic Asian food, and that includes Thai cuisine. If you want to try the best Thai spots around, head to any of these top California Thai restaurants.

Northern Thai Food Club, Los Angeles, CA

Once you’ve tried the cuisine at the Northern Thai Food Club, you’ll never want to leave. Located in sunny LA and featured in multiple publications, this intimate restaurant takes quality to a whole new level.

Bahn Thai, San Diego, CA

Bahn Thai is named after the Thai word for “home,” and you’ll feel right at home from the moment you step into this San Diego restaurant. Enjoy its tasty delights on a small scale or have Bahn Thai cater your next event.

New Thai Elephant, San Francisco, CA

No matter how much you eat when you dine at New Thai Elephant, the delicious food will have you wanting more. Check it out for favorites like fish cakes, pad Thai, green curry, and more.

Drunken Noodle, Sacramento, CA

Drunken Noodle is one of the foremost Thai dishes that anyone can love, but it’s also just one of many options available at Drunken Noodle. This fantastic Thai joint has been open since 2013, serving Sacramento high-quality Thai food day in and day out.

Khaosan Thai Restaurant, San Jose, CA

Khaosan Thai Restaurant is San Jose’s go-to destination for memorably delicious Thai cuisine. With a wide variety of classic Thai dishes and signature creations, this local spot is prepared to please time and time again.

SabaiDee, Fresno, CA

SabaiDee is your classic hometown Thai spot that is charming, welcoming, and ready to impress. It offers not only Thai dishes but Lao dishes as well so you can create the perfect dinner for your cravings.

Star of Siam, Santa Monica, CA

The Star of Siam is absolutely a star in the Santa Monica culinary scene. This local restaurant has all the traditional Thai dishes and Thai street food favorites you love, as well as Vietnamese options like pho and vermicelli.

Rose Apple Thai Cuisine, San Bernardino, CA

Looking for a Thai dining experience that is casual yet flavorful? If you’re in the San Bernardino area, Rose Apple Thai Cuisine is your top destination. Check it out for an array of Thai curries, stir-fried noodles, and more.

White Elephant, Anaheim, CA

A white elephant, according to ancient lore, is a gift of great honor and respect. You’ll truly feel like you’ve received an honored gift when you dine at White Elephant in Anaheim because your taste buds will be jumping for joy.

Zab Zab Thai Cuisine, Monterey, CA

Zab Zab Thai Cuisine is the ultimate spot for Thai cuisine in Monterey. It focuses on Northeastern Thai food, including all your favorites like chicken satay and panang curry to name a few.

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