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Galanga

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149 W. 4th St., New York, NY 10012 40.731641 -74.000749
nr. Sixth Ave.  See Map | Subway Directions Hopstop Popup
212-228-4267 Send to Phone

  • Cuisine: Thai
  • Price Range: $$

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  • Reader Rating:

    6 out of 10

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Official Website

galanganyc.com

Hours

Sun, 11:30am-10:30pm; Mon-Thu, 11:30am-11pm; Fri-Sat, 11:30am-11:30pm

Nearby Subway Stops

A, B, C, D, E, F, M at W. 4th St.-Washington Sq.

Prices

$10-$20

Payment Methods

Cash Only

Special Features

  • Delivery
  • Dine at the Bar
  • Lunch
  • Take-Out

Alcohol

  • Beer and Wine Only
  • Sake and Soju

Reservations

Recommended

Delivery Area

Houston St. to 8th St., Lafayette St. to Hudson St.

Profile

The young owners of Galanga apprenticed at Wondee Siam, a Hell’s Kitchen hole-in-the-wall with a cult following. The training paid off, especially in Thai standards like refreshing and remarkably fragrant crispy duck salad; larb gai, minced chicken redolent of mint and lime and dotted with toasted ground sticky rice; and the Chiang Mai curry noodles, a soothing chili-spiked broth loaded with pungent pickled cabbage and strewn with crispy fried shallots. And the stylish space, with its grass-guttered concrete bar and bright-red back wall, proves that in some departments the student can surpass the master.

Recommended Dishes

Crispy duck salad, $8

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