Bida Manda Laotian Restaurant and Bar

$ $
222 S Blount St
Raleigh, NC 27601
(919) 829-9999
11:30am - 2:00pm
5:00pm - 10:00pm
11:30am - 2:00pm
5:00pm - 10:00pm
11:30am - 2:00pm
5:00pm - 10:00pm
11:30am - 2:00pm
5:00pm - 10:00pm
11:30am - 2:00pm
5:00pm - 12:00am
5:00pm - 12:00am


  • Ginger pork ribs!
  • I recommend everything! No matter what you order, you can't go wrong.
  • Downtowner Magazine recommended nom nom at Bida Manda: Amphone's Curry Chicken (Van's mom's recipe), Crispy Pork Belly Soup, Saffron Crepe, Fried Bananas, Mango ice cream.
  • Spring rolls, tuna ceviche for apps; pork belly soup will change your world, and don't leave w/out tempura bananas - even if you think you don't like dessert. But really, it's all delicious.
  • Larb (duck or steak) as papaya salad are good. Unique cocktails.
  • Wow! The food was like having a culinary nirvana in your mouth, lol! Equally notable, was the exceptional service. Definitely recommend this restaurant!
  • The saffron crepe with shrimp & bacon is outstanding! This place gets 5 stars in every category from service to atmosphere to the quality & taste of the food. Don't forget to try dessert!
  • The papaya salad was hands-down one of the most flavorful dishes I've ever had. The filet mignon topper is definitely a worthwhile splurge.
  • Everything is so good here. If it is a special occasion let them know and you will not be disappointed.
  • For those of you who think Ph is gods gift to Southeast Asia. Bida Manda had now blessed the masses with Pork belly soup.
  • Get the Papaya salad!!!!!
  • Try the Thai tea toddy!
  • Pumpkin curry was great.
  • Spring rolls with pork are great.
  • Try the chicken curry. So good!
  • Crispy pork belly soup
  • Lettuce wraps. Moscow mule. Green papaya salad + filet.
  • Everything (honestly). I could eat the green papaya salad everyday.
  • The food was good and the service was top notch. Our server knew the entire menu and offered excellent suggestions. It's just overpriced. I have had better Thai food for less money.
  • Authentic asian cuisine.

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