Restaurant News & Reviews

Champa Thai & Sushi

8521 Brier Creek Parkway, in Brier Creek Commons, Raleigh.



Cuisine: Thai, Japanese.

Rating: ** 1/2

Prices: entrees $11 to $16.

Atmosphere: spare and contemporary.

Service: erratic.

Recommended: heavenly beef, tiger's tear, lamb in basil sauce, catfish in ginger sauce, crispy duck.

Open: lunch Monday-Saturday, dinner nightly.

Reservations: accepted for parties of six or more.

Other: Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover, Diners Club; beer and wine (liquor license pending); smoke-free; kid-tolerant.

The N&O's critic dines anonymously; the newspaper pays for all meals. We rank restaurants in five categories:

**** Extraordinary.

*** Excellent.

** Good.

* Fair.

Zero stars: Poor.

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