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The 10 Best Thai Restaurants In Seattle

Updated: October 6, 2021

Looking for the best Thai restaurants in Seattle? These are our top choices for sticky rice or shrimp cakes. We analyzed articles, review sites, and top local publications to give you the Best Thai options in the area. So if you have decided on some drunken noodles and Thai beer as your next meal try one of the Seattle eateries below.

Find the perfect Thai restaurant

Pestle Rock

Thai, $$, BallardThai, $$Seattle, Ballard
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • Eater, 2019

    The Top Thai Food in Seattle

    Eater, 2019
  • Zagat, 2016

    Best Thai Restaurants in Seattle

    Zagat, 2016

Sen Noodle Bar

Thai, $$, BallardThai, $$Seattle, Ballard
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • SeattleMet, 2018

    13 Thai Restaurants We’re Obsessed with Right Now

    SeattleMet, 2018
  • SeattleMet, 2017

    Sip, Slurp, and Twirl Noodles at These 11 Restaurants

    SeattleMet, 2017

Wann Yen

Thai, $, University DistrictThai, $Seattle, University District
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • Eater, 2019

    The Top Thai Food in Seattle

    Eater, 2019
  • SeattleMet, 2018

    13 Thai Restaurants We’re Obsessed with Right Now

    SeattleMet, 2018

SOI - Capitol Hill

Thai, $$, Capitol HillThai, $$Seattle, Capitol Hill
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
  • Eater, 2019

    The Top Thai Food in Seattle

    Eater, 2019
  • SeattleMet, 2018

    13 Thai Restaurants We’re Obsessed with Right Now

    SeattleMet, 2018

Pop Pop Thai Street Food

Thai, $, Haller LakeThai, $Seattle, Haller Lake
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5
  • Eater, 2019

    The Top Thai Food in Seattle

    Eater, 2019
  • SeattleMet, 2018

    13 Thai Restaurants We’re Obsessed with Right Now

    SeattleMet, 2018

Thai Curry Simple

Thai, $, International DistrictThai, $Seattle, International District
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • SeattleMet, 2018

    13 Thai Restaurants We’re Obsessed with Right Now

    SeattleMet, 2018
  • USA Today

    10Best - Asian

    USA Today

Kin Dee

Thai, $$, CentralThai, $$Seattle, Central
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5
  • SeattleMet, 2018

    13 Thai Restaurants We’re Obsessed with Right Now

    SeattleMet, 2018
  • Infatuation, 2020

    The Seattle Hit List: The Best New Restaurants In Seattle

    Infatuation, 2020

Thai Tom

Thai, $, University DistrictThai, $Seattle, University District
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5
  • Foursquare, 2020

    The 15 Best Places for Pad Thai in Seattle

    Foursquare, 2020
  • Foursquare, 2020

    The 15 Best Places for Fried Rice in Seattle

    Foursquare, 2020

Araya's Place

Thai, $$, University DistrictThai, $$Seattle, University District
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Eater, 2019

    The Top Thai Food in Seattle

    Eater, 2019
  • Zagat, 2016

    Best Thai Restaurants in Seattle

    Zagat, 2016

Bangrak Market

Thai, $$, BelltownThai, $$Seattle, Belltown
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Eater, 2020

    Where to Get Terrific Thai Food in the Seattle Area for Takeout and Delivery

    Eater, 2020
  • Infatuation, 2020

    The Seattle Hit List: The Best New Restaurants In Seattle

    Infatuation, 2020

How does it work?

Picking the right Thai restaurant can be tough, especially when you’re exploring new restaurants. For these results, 1095134 restaurant reviews were analyzed, 10951 restaurants’ Yelp and Google reviews were captured, and exactly 1286 lists and articles from Infatuation, Zagat and USA Today and others were carefully reviewed by boam. These top contenders have appeared in Infatuation - The Seattle Hit List: The Best New Restaurants In Seattle, Zagat - Best Thai Restaurants in Seattle and USA Today - 10Best - Asian. If it’s on the list, we’ve checked and verified that the restaurant is still open and will showcase any updated hours and services you need to be aware of. This content is not sponsored by any restaurant or party, the restaurants shown are the real deal. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

Drink pairing tips

  • The ideal drink pairing for green curry

    Finding the ideal drink pairing for green curry can be tricky. It’s worth exploring some white wine, particularly a glass of Kabinett Riesling. This, fresh and delicate, white wine balances the spicy green curry.

  • The perfect match for your grilled pork

    Experts recommend pairing a grilled pork with a glass of Gamay Noir, a popular red wine.

  • Go for Pét-nat with choo chee fish

    For an elevated experience, pair your choo chee fish with Pét-nat . This combination works particularly well because this sparkling wine cleanses your palate.


Fun facts

  • A iconic drink from Thailand

    Often considered one of the most go-to drinks in Thailand, thai tea is a favorite choice across the country, often prepared with tea, milk and sugar.

Parking in the area

Getting a good parking spot in Seattle can be tough, and it’s worse if you’re hungry. 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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