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    Best Thai in Des Moines?

    I've never tried it but I'd like to. Any favorites?

    Taste of Thailand?



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    Re: Best Thai in Des Moines?

    Cool Basil, on University


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    Re: Best Thai in Des Moines?

    I'm no connoisseur, but I like Thai Flavors a lot.


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    Re: Best Thai in Des Moines?

    On the West side, we love ZuZap. Get their delivery about once a week. My fav is the spicy noodle with chicken.



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    Re: Best Thai in Des Moines?

    Zuzap, Thai Flavors, and Cool Basil are all the same owners with roughly the same menu. I love all three, but Nut Pob on E14th and Indianola is probably the best I have had in town.



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    Re: Best Thai in Des Moines?

    I like cool basil a lot. The spicy edamame is really good.


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    Cafe Fuzion is good too.

    Quote Originally Posted by dmclone View Post
    I've never tried it but I'd like to. Any favorites?

    Taste of Thailand?

    I used to love Thai Flavors, but then the service got slow (no problem with food) and it wasn't a viable lunch option anymore becasue I getting back late from lunch. In the same strip mall (corner of 14th and University) there's a place called Cafe Fuzion which offers Thai food so I tried it. I love it and the service is excellant and fast. I would have no problem recommending both places.



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    Re: Best Thai in Des Moines?

    I think King & I on 22nd St in WDM is better than Cool Basil, it's one of my favorite places.



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    Re: Best Thai in Des Moines?

    Quote Originally Posted by CycoCyclone View Post
    Cool Basil, on University
    I agree.


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    Re: Best Thai in Des Moines?

    I know its in Ames but I really like Thai Spice.



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    Re: Best Thai in Des Moines?

    Quote Originally Posted by CyCrazy View Post
    I know its in Ames but I really like Thai Spice.
    We love The Spice in Ames too, but feel Thai Kitchen in Ames is better Thai food at a better price.

    The Spice is still a much better place for a date or romantic dinner though.



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    Re: Best Thai in Des Moines?

    I will agree with Thai Flavors on E 14th north of University.



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    Re: Best Thai in Des Moines?

    I've only had the King and I so I cant compare it to anywhere else, but its delicious.
    If somewhere is better, it cant be by much. I always get the Spicy Noodle Basil with chicken. And an order of Crab Rangoon. Ive never been disappointed.

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    Re: Best Thai in Des Moines?

    Third vote for The King & I.



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    Re: Best Thai in Des Moines?

    Quote Originally Posted by SwirlingFloater View Post
    We love The Spice in Ames too, but feel Thai Kitchen in Ames is better Thai food at a better price.

    The Spice is still a much better place for a date or romantic dinner though.

    For some reason I have never been there.



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