Understanding Ithaca’s Thai Scene: Taste of Thai vs. Thai Basil

Ask anyone for a recommendation on where to eat good Thai food in Ithaca and you will most likely get one of two answers: Taste of Thai or Thai Basil. Both restaurants are down in the Commons and very popular, but which one has better food? I went down to find out.

An Appethaizing Meal Awaits at Taste of Thai

Located next to the Ithaca Commons sign, Taste of Thai is easily accessible to students. The ambiance makes it perfect for any occasion, from a birthday dinner (they’ll even bring you a special dessert!) to a casual lunch.