4516 Falls of the Neuse Road, Raleigh.
Rating: ** 1/2
Prices: entrees $11 to $16.
Atmosphere: warmly inviting Asian.
Service: friendly and solicitous.
Recommended: nua jim jaew, larb, whole fried fish, scallops with basil sauce, crispy duck with tamarind sauce.
Open: lunch and dinner daily.
Reservations: suggested on weekends.
Other: Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover, Diners Club; beer and wine (liquor license pending); smoke-free; kid-friendly.
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