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The 8 Best Pad Thai Restaurants Near St. Louis

Updated: May 2, 2022

Pining for Pad Thai? These St. Louis restaurants serve the best Pad Thai on the mainland. After analyzing millions of reviews from the best sites we present the ultimate Pad Tha venues in St. Louis. Head to any of these venues for the best interpretations of this famous Thai street food with delicious noodles, sprouts and peanuts.

Find the perfect Pad thai spot

Pad Thai

Thai, $$, St. LouisThai, $$St. Louis
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • Three Best Rated

    3 Best Thai Restaurants in St Louis, MO

    Three Best Rated

Sweetie Cup Thai Cafe

Thai, St. LouisThaiSt. Louis
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5

Chao Baan

Thai, $$, St. LouisThai, $$St. Louis, Forest Park Southeast
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
  • Trip 101, 2020

    10 Best Asian Restaurants In St. Louis, Missouri

    Trip 101, 2020

Fork & Stix

Thai, $$, St. LouisThai, $$St. Louis, Skinker-DeBaliviere
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Three Best Rated

    3 Best Thai Restaurants in St Louis, MO

    Three Best Rated

King & I Thai

Thai, $$, St. LouisThai, $$St. Louis, Tower Grove South
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
  • Three Best Rated

    3 Best Thai Restaurants in St Louis, MO

    Three Best Rated

Thai Pavilion

Thai, $, St. LouisThai, $St. Louis
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.5

Sen Thai Asian Bistro

Thai, $$, St. LouisThai, $$St. Louis, Downtown
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

If you travel further

Thai Table

Thai, $, MaplewoodThai, $Maplewood
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5
  • Riverfront Times, 2019

    Best Thai Restaurant

    Riverfront Times, 2019

How was this list created?

Choosing the right spot for Pad thai can be tough, especially if you’re exploring new restaurants. We pored over ratings for 5470 restaurants on Yelp and Google, 823905 restaurant reviews in St. Louis and 153 top lists and articles. We paid extra attention to what Trip 101, Riverfront Times and Three Best Rated had to say, and applied our boam magic sauce. The spots that made the cut have been featured in Trip 101 - 10 Best Asian Restaurants In St. Louis, Missouri, Riverfront Times - Best Thai Restaurant and Three Best Rated - 3 Best Thai Restaurants in St Louis, MO. 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. Nobody paid to get on this list, these restaurants earned their spots fair and square. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.

Questions & answers

Sweetie Cup Thai Cafe, Chao Baan, and Pad Thai are the highest-rated vegetarian pad thai spots in St. Louis.

Chao Baan, Pad Thai Mai Lee are the highest-rated vegan Pad thai places in St. Louis.

Mai Lee, Thai Pavilion, and Z E N Thai & Japanese Cuisine are the highest-rated spots for pad thai delivery in St. Louis.

There are 10 pad thai spots in St. Louis.

Chao Baan and Thai Pavilion are the highest-rated pad thai spots for a pick-up order in St. Louis.

Drink pairing tips for Pad thai

  • Riesling with your prawn laska

    Riesling is dry and this makes it a great drink to have alongside your pairing_Dish_name. The pairing_drink_ingredients in the drink play nicely with the pairing_Dish_flavour_profile flavours in the food.

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

    Experts recommend pairing a cayenne-ginger with spicy schezwan noodles with a glass of kombucha, a popular cold beverage.

Interesting facts about Pad thai

  • Celebrating Pad thai

    If you’re a big fan of Pad thai, then you should definitely consider visiting the NOODS NOODS NOODS Festivale in California, The United States

  • A tasty history lesson

    Oh, where does pad thai come from you ask? Well from Thailand of course! The dish first made an appearance in the 1930s.

  • The largest noodle soup ever

    The 55 chefs of holds the world record for making the noodle soup, an impressive feat considering its weight of 2,996 pounds 1 ounce.

Parking info

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