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The 15 Best Thai Restaurants Near Birmingham

Updated: July 7, 2022

Craving Pad Thai and papaya salads? Eat the best Birmingham has to offer at these Thai eateries. This list of Thai options was created after an analysis of the best local sites and millions of diner and critic reviews. Birmingham boasts some great food offerings and these are the best of the best for your tom yum fix!

Find the perfect Thai restaurant

SY THAI CAFE

Thai, $$, BirminghamThai, $$Birmingham
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

If you travel further

Thai Street Kitchen

Thai, $$, Bloomfield HillsThai, $$Bloomfield Hills
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5
  • Eater, 2021

    10 Hot Spots for Thai Food in Metro Detroit

    Eater, 2021

Spicy Bangkok Take Out

Thai, $$, Bloomfield TwpThai, $$Bloomfield Twp
Google: 5.0
Yelp: 5.0

Thai Taste To Go

Thai, $, Bloomfield TwpThai, $Bloomfield Twp
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Flaming thai cafe

Thai, $$, TroyThai, $$Troy
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 4.5

Bangkok Bistro

Thai, $$, TroyThai, $$Troy
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Hoodline, 2019

    The 4 best Southeast Asian spots in Troy

    Hoodline, 2019

SHINthai

Thai, $, Royal OakThai, $Royal Oak
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Orchid Cafe

Thai, $$, TroyThai, $$Troy
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0
  • Hoodline, 2019

    The 4 best Southeast Asian spots in Troy

    Hoodline, 2019

Zao Jun

Asian, $$, Bloomfield HillsAsian, $$Bloomfield Hills
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

Sy Thai

Thai, $$, TroyThai, $$Troy
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5
  • Detroit Metro Times, 2016

    Best Thai Restaurant in Oakland County

    Detroit Metro Times, 2016

Sawasdee Thai Restaurant

Thai, $$, Bloomfield HillsThai, $$Bloomfield Hills
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5

Bangkok Cuisine

Thai, $, Royal OakThai, $Royal Oak
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 3.5

Far East Chinese and Thai Food

Asian, $$, ClawsonAsian, $$Clawson
Google: 3.7
Yelp: 3.5

Little Tree Sushi Bar

Asian, $$, Royal OakAsian, $$Royal Oak
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.0

Toyko sushi

Asian, $$, Royal OakAsian, $$Royal Oak
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.0

Why is this list better than others?

Figuring out the best Thai restaurants can take awhile. The restaurants in this list rose to the top after we analyzed the Yelp and Google ratings for 11294 restaurants in Birmingham, 823905 restaurant reviews, and exactly 792 lists and articles from experts at Detroit Metro Times, Hoodline and Eater and more. All with some boam magic. The restaurants you see have been featured in Detroit Metro Times - Best Thai Restaurant in Oakland County, Hoodline - The 4 best Southeast Asian spots in Troy and Eater - 10 Hot Spots for Thai Food in Metro Detroit. Our engine uses real-time data to only show restaurants that are open and their updated available services, so you can actually enjoy the food we show. Since boam gets no payment for showing these restaurants, you can trust the restaurants in this list. These ten options are sure to delight.

Recurring questions

SY THAI CAFE is the highest-rated Thai restaurant for a quick lunch in Birmingham.

SY THAI CAFE is the highest-rated Thai restaurant for take-out in Birmingham.

SY THAI CAFE is a vegetarian-friendly Thai restaurant in Birmingham.

The highest-rated late-night Thai spot is SY THAI CAFE in Birmingham.

There are 1 Thai restaurants in Birmingham.

Drink pairing tips

  • saffron lassi and prawn curry


    When considering how to best enjoy your prawn curry, we would highlight how well a glass of saffron lassi complements the dish as it cools the palate between bites.


  • The ultimate drink pairing for green sauce palak paneer


    Knowing what to pair with green sauce palak paneer can be tricky. It’s worth exploring some white wine, particularly a glass of Chenin Blanc. This, dry, white wine balances the herbaceous green sauce palak paneer.

  • Pinot Noir and vegetable jalfrezi


    A nice red wine that will bring the most out of the spicy and tart flavors of your vegetable jalfrezi would be Pinot Noir.

Fun facts

  • A hefty price-tag

    Does $2,584 sound like a lot to you? Well that’s what the most expensive curry will cost you at Bombay Brasserie.

  • The history of noodle

    The next time you bite into a deliciousnoodle remember to thank China who are responsible for this tasty culinary invention.

  • The United States's National Seafood Month

    October in The United States, people celebrate seafood and chow down for National Seafood Month!

Parking in the area

Nobody likes to circle around the block looking for parking, especially if you’re hungry or in a rush. To make the hunt for parking easier, we’ve partnered with a cutting-edge digital parking reservation system, Spothero, that enables you to book a spot in advance before you visit your chosen Thai spot.

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