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The 10 Best Pad Thai Restaurants In San Francisco

Updated: May 2, 2022

If you're in the mood for Pad Thai head to these San Francisco venues that do this Thai classic justice. We evaluated the top review sites and Incorporated millions of diner reviews for the best Pad Tha spots in San Francisco. So if hand-pulled rice noodles, fresh cilantro, bean sprouts, and peanuts sound like a good time visit one of these stores now!

Find the perfect Pad thai spot

Farmhouse Kitchen Thai Cuisine

Thai, $$, MissionThai, $$San Francisco, Mission
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Zagat, 2015

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    Zagat, 2015
  • CultureTrip

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Khan Toke Thai House

Thai, $$, Central RichmondThai, $$San Francisco, Central Richmond
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Thrillist

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    Thrillist
  • Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life

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    Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life

Lers Ros

Thai, $$, TenderloinThai, $$San Francisco, Tenderloin
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0
  • Thrillist

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    Thrillist
  • TimeOut

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    TimeOut

Ben Thai Cafe

Thai, $$, Van Ness - Civic CenterThai, $$San Francisco, Van Ness - Civic Center
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5
  • CultureTrip

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  • TimeOut

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Nute's

Thai, $$, Bernal HeightsThai, $$San Francisco, Bernal Heights
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5
  • Infatuation

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    Infatuation

Marnee Thai

Thai, $$, Central SunsetThai, $$San Francisco, Central Sunset
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.0
  • Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life

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    Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life
  • TimeOut

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    TimeOut

Jitlada Thai Cuisine

Thai, $$, Lower Pacific HeightsThai, $$San Francisco, Lower Pacific Heights
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • CultureTrip

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    CultureTrip
  • Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life

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    Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life

House of Thai

Thai, $$, DowntownThai, $$San Francisco, Downtown
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0
  • TimeOut

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    TimeOut
  • Infatuation, 2020

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    Infatuation, 2020

Zen Yai Thai Restaurant

Thai, $, TenderloinThai, $San Francisco, Tenderloin
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Thrillist

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    Thrillist
  • Infatuation

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Lao Table

Thai, $$, South BeachThai, $$San Francisco, South Beach
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.0
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  • AAA

    Three Diamond Restaurant

    AAA

Why these restaurants?

Finding the best Pad thai spots in San Francisco can take way too long. These results are brought to you by boam, with insights from the Yelp and Google ratings for 26488 San Francisco restaurants, 3104661 reviews, and 2325 top lists and articles from the likes of AAA and Infatuation. Don’t bother looking for AAA - Three Diamond Restaurant, Infatuation - The Best Restaurants In The Tendernob and Infatuation - Where To Eat And Drink In Bernal Heightswe’ve already done so for you and included all you need to know. 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. Restaurants can’t pay to show up on this list, so enjoy the best food with no agenda. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.

Drink pairing tips for Pad thai

  • Pair Riesling with prawn laska

    The dry flavors in Riesling makes it a great white wine to pair with prawn laska.

  • The perfect match for cayenne-ginger with spicy schezwan noodles

    When having cayenne-ginger with spicy schezwan noodles, experts suggest you pair it with a glass of kombucha, a popular cold beverage.

Interesting facts about Pad thai

  • 2,996 pounds 1 ounce of noodle soup

    2,996 pounds 1 ounce is the record for the biggest noodle soup. We hope people were hungry!

  • Celebrating a love for noodle

    Can’t get enough noodle? Neither can The United States. The country celebrates National Noodle Day every year on October 6

  • The origin of noodle

    noodle has an interesting history, but it is generally agreed upon that it originates from China. The tasty dish has become immensely popular and sought after throughout the world.

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