King of Thai Noodle House 639 Clement St./7th Ave., Richmond District, (415) 752-5198. L-D daily; $. No cards.
This tiny spot is the original location in what has become a mini-chain in the city. Fast, cheap, delicious noodle dishes are the specialty—don’t miss #17, stir-fried flat rice noodles with shrimp, green long bean, bell pepper, Thai chili, and basils—but rice plates, soups, and salads are also options. Many vegetarian options can be prepared by request.
Branches at: 346 Clement St./33rd St.; 3199 Clement St.; 156 Powell St./O’Farrell St., Union Square; 420 Geary St./Mason St., Union Square; 184 O’Farrell St./betw. Powell St & Stockton St.
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