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Old 04-06-2011, 07:39 AM
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I have eaten at all of the places mentioned and think that nikki's thai kitchen in verona and the north side are the best.
"ALL" That is impressive. I thought I liked Thai food.

I have had good meals at Thai Place in Fox Chapel and on Walnut St., but I felt the place in Verona and Green Mango are better. Not by a lot and I would eat at any of them.

I used to be at the Thai place in Verona all the time, because I was taking Muay Thai classes there. It was pretty good back then as well, but I think Nikki's is even better.

Sawadee
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Old 04-06-2011, 07:46 AM
 
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There are definitely not any Thai restaurants in East Liberty or even particularly close to it.
Yep, nothing in East Lib.. yet.
Personal favorites are:
Pusadee's Garden, (Upper Lawrenceville)
Nikki's Northside
Smiling Banana Leaf (Highland Park)
Thai Gourmet (Bloomfield), I think it's much better than Thai Cuisine.

Lulu's has been consistently bad every time I've gone, so I'd stick with Spice Island for good noodle dishes in Oakland.
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Old 04-06-2011, 07:49 AM
 
Location: Polish Hill, Pittsburgh, PA
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Nothing personal, but I had a bad lunch at Lulu's. I heard a lot of great reviews.
As did I back in November 2010.
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Old 04-06-2011, 09:17 AM
 
Location: Pittsburgh
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I've never had bad food at Lulu's, but it's not a dining experience. It's a college joint.
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Old 04-06-2011, 09:22 AM
 
Location: Swisshelm Park
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I've also never had bad food at Lulu's, but their service has been very inconsistent.
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Old 04-06-2011, 09:23 AM
 
Location: ELFS
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I've never had bad food at Lulu's, but it's not a dining experience. It's a college joint.
Same here. It's a place I'll go to if someone else wants to, or if it's a group in which people don't want to spend a lot.

Unlike most of you, I didn't care for Green Mango, where I was served such a bad piece of salmon, I could smell it when the waiter put it down in front of me. Hard to believe whoever cooked it didn't smell the nasty as he was putting it in the pan. I didn't even take a bite. The waiter could smell the badness just as well as I could.

He brought me another dish, but I had to wait while my friend ate his dinner. I never went back.
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Old 04-07-2011, 02:43 PM
 
Location: Pittsburgh
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You can probably cross Bangkok Balcony off the list for the time being: Fire damages Squirrel Hill stores, restaurant
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Old 04-07-2011, 02:52 PM
 
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Thank goodness we just bought our guy his summer shoes at Little's!
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Old 04-07-2011, 07:54 PM
 
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"ALL" That is impressive. I thought I liked Thai food.

I have had good meals at Thai Place in Fox Chapel and on Walnut St., but I felt the place in Verona and Green Mango are better. Not by a lot and I would eat at any of them.

I used to be at the Thai place in Verona all the time, because I was taking Muay Thai classes there. It was pretty good back then as well, but I think Nikki's is even better.

Sawadee


The Thai place in Verona is nikki's. They have 2 locations.
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Old 04-07-2011, 09:43 PM
 
Location: Polish Hill, Pittsburgh, PA
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You can probably cross Bangkok Balcony off the list for the time being: Fire damages Squirrel Hill stores, restaurant
Irony!
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