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Star Anise

Star Anise "Modern Thai Cuisine" specialize in Thai originality with an influence and flare from beyond the borders of Thailand. All our dishes are prepared individually and fresh daily.

Enjoy our cozy light atmosphere for lunch daily or join us for a lively and elegant dinner each evening. Catering and phone orders available.
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82 Current Reviews
Summary of Diner Ratings & Reviews
Overall 
4.1 / 5
(Outstanding) 4.1 / 5
(82 Reviews)
Open Ratings Snapshot
Rating Breakdown 82 reviews
5 stars
(27)
4 stars
(40)
3 stars
(12)
2 stars
(1)
1 star
(2)
Food 
4.4 / 5
(Outstanding) 4.4 / 5
Service 
3.7 / 5
(Very Good) 3.7 / 5
Ambiance 
3.9 / 5
(Very Good) 3.9 / 5
Noise Level
1.7 / 3
Moderate
Value 
4.1 / 5
(Outstanding) 4.1 / 5
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Diners classify this restaurant as:
  • neighborhood gem(45)
  • fit for foodies(36)
  • great for lunch(31)
  • romantic(19)
  • special occasion(19)
  • good for groups(14)
Star Anise Reviews List
Review 1 for Star Anise
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 2/01/2016
 2013
Dined on 2/01/2016
 2013
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 2/01/2016
 2013
Special Features: neighborhood gem, fit for foodies
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Review 2 for Star Anise
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 1/31/2016
 2006
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, hot spot, great for lunch, special occasion, fit for foodies, kid-friendly, late-night find
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Review 3 for Star Anise
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 1/30/2016
 2016
Dined on 1/30/2016
 2016
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
"This restaurant is quite small and intimate. The food is excellent and very interesting choices on the menu. Service can be a little slow due to just two servers. I highly recommend for lunch or dinner."
Dined on 1/30/2016
 2016
Special Features: neighborhood gem
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Review 4 for Star Anise
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Dined on 1/22/2016
 2013
Special Features: fit for foodies
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Review 5 for Star Anise
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 1/22/2016
 2011
Dined on 1/22/2016
 2011
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
"Busy night and with reservations still had to wait. We made late reservations to avoid that.. Oh well!!
Food was great as usual!!"
Dined on 1/22/2016
 2011
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Review 6 for Star Anise
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 1/22/2016
 2011
Special Features: neighborhood gem, great for lunch
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Review 7 for Star Anise
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

Food good, but service was slow

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
"While the food was delicious, the service was extremely slow. It was crowded, as are most restaurants in downtown Livermore are, but the problem was they had two servers trying to accommodate all the guests in the restaurant. We had to ask to order drinks, ask to order food, and finally ask for our check. I the think this could be a wonderful place to eat, if they could provide more service."
Dined on 1/22/2016
 2004
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Review 8 for Star Anise
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 1/15/2016
 2008
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Review 9 for Star Anise
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 1/15/2016
 2015
Dined on 1/15/2016
 2015
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 1/15/2016
 2015
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, great for lunch, fit for foodies
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Review 10 for Star Anise
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 1/09/2016
 2010
Dined on 1/09/2016
 2010
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 1/09/2016
 2010
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, kid-friendly
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Review 11 for Star Anise
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 1/08/2016
 2009
Dined on 1/08/2016
 2009
Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 1/08/2016
 2009
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem
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Review 12 for Star Anise
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Ambiance 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
"Go here for my regular Thai food fix. The food is very good and the staff very friendly. They seemed a server short tonight and the service was below average on this visit. I also couldn't understand why they would choose country western music for background music. I enjoy country western music, but I'd much preferred Thai music or at least something on the softer, romantic side."
Dined on 1/06/2016
 2008
Special Features: neighborhood gem, fit for foodies
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Review 13 for Star Anise
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
"The food was great! The service was slow. It could have been slow because it was New Years Eve. This is one of my favorite Thai food restaurants. I highly recommend this place."
Dined on 12/31/2015
 2009
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, good for groups, hot spot, special occasion, fit for foodies, kid-friendly, late-night find
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Review 14 for Star Anise
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 12/31/2015
 2010
Dined on 12/31/2015
 2010
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 12/31/2015
 2010
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Review 15 for Star Anise
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 12/31/2015
 2015
Dined on 12/31/2015
 2015
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Dined on 12/31/2015
 2015
Special Features: neighborhood gem, fit for foodies
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Review 16 for Star Anise
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
"We got there for a 6:00 seating with a reservation. We were left standing until I approached the hostess. There were several empty tables and they were not very busy. We ordered and were not served until about 7:15 after I told the hostess that we 8:00 theater tickets. The guy who was helping.-- no way he could be called a waiter especially wearing a baseball cap - dumped our bottle of wine. They did replace the lost wine and the food was very good. My group ate there last New Year's Eve and had a very good experience. We thought this would be a tradition ... but maybe not. We sure did not feel very valued as patrons."
Dined on 12/31/2015
 2007
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Review 17 for Star Anise
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 12/31/2015
 2004
Dined on 12/31/2015
 2004
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 12/31/2015
 2004
Special Features: fit for foodies
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Review 18 for Star Anise
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 12/25/2015
 2010
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, great for lunch, fit for foodies
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Review 19 for Star Anise
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 12/25/2015
 2009
Special Features: neighborhood gem
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Review 20 for Star Anise
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 12/12/2015
 2012
Dined on 12/12/2015
 2012
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Dined on 12/12/2015
 2012
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Review 21 for Star Anise
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 12/11/2015
 2009
Dined on 12/11/2015
 2009
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Dined on 12/11/2015
 2009
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, good for groups
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Review 22 for Star Anise
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

Dined on 12/11/2015
 2003
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Review 23 for Star Anise
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Dined on 12/11/2015
 2010
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Review 24 for Star Anise
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Dined on 12/11/2015
 2006
Special Features: neighborhood gem, fit for foodies
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Review 25 for Star Anise
Overall rating 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5

Horrible!

OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 12/06/2015
 2012
Dined on 12/06/2015
 2012
Food 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5
Service 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5
Ambiance 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
"the worst Thai food I have ever had. We did not know the town of Livermore, so we made reservations based on previous reviews. 4.5 Stars?! Seriously over-rated by 4 stars."
Dined on 12/06/2015
 2012
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Review 26 for Star Anise
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 11/28/2015
 2009
Dined on 11/28/2015
 2009
Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
4 / 3
Energetic
Dined on 11/28/2015
 2009
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Review 27 for Star Anise
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

Nice place, but a bit overpriced

Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
"The food here is good but not great, and I'm surprised at the price points. $10 isn't a lot of money, but for fried rice at lunch with just a few bits of veg and 4 very pieces of tough duck, it is over-priced, even by California standards. My curry duck dinner was tasty but not one piece of duck was chewable, much less edible. It's a cute restaurant, and I like to patronize local owners, and my husband and his co-workers like it, so I'll continue to go, but I'll have to find something worth eating or I'm taking it off my rotation."
Dined on 11/18/2015
 2005
Special Features: neighborhood gem
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Review 28 for Star Anise
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

High quality Thai food in Livermore

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
"As tech money grows in Livermore, restaurants will follow. Star Anise is a gem, fairly small with very high quality food.
The menu is small, they serve a dinner menu on weekends and the service can be spotty but the food takes the cake and is interesting and well prepared."
Dined on 11/22/2015
 2013
Special Features: neighborhood gem, good for groups, great for lunch, fit for foodies
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Review 29 for Star Anise
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

The food was very good. Service was very slow.

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Dined on 11/21/2015
 2009
Special Features: neighborhood gem
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Review 30 for Star Anise
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Dined on 11/14/2015
 2005
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Review 31 for Star Anise
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 11/13/2015
 2006
Dined on 11/13/2015
 2006
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Dined on 11/13/2015
 2006
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Review 32 for Star Anise
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 11/13/2015
 2012
Dined on 11/13/2015
 2012
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 11/13/2015
 2012
Special Features: neighborhood gem, hot spot, great for lunch
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Review 33 for Star Anise
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Great Thai

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 11/12/2015
 2005
Special Features: great for lunch, fit for foodies
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Review 34 for Star Anise
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 11/06/2015
 2006
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, great for brunch, hot spot, great for lunch, scenic view, vibrant bar scene, great for outdoor dining, notable wine list, good for groups, special occasion, fit for foodies, kid-friendly, late-night find
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Review 35 for Star Anise
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

Food 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Service 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Ambiance 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Dined on 9/23/2015
 2008
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Review 36 for Star Anise
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 10/17/2015
 2006
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, hot spot, great for lunch, scenic view, vibrant bar scene, great for outdoor dining, notable wine list, good for groups, special occasion, fit for foodies, kid-friendly, late-night find
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Review 37 for Star Anise
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 10/11/2015
 2015
Dined on 10/11/2015
 2015
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Dined on 10/11/2015
 2015
Special Features: neighborhood gem, special occasion
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Review 38 for Star Anise
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 10/06/2015
 2009
Dined on 10/06/2015
 2009
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 10/06/2015
 2009
Special Features: great for lunch, fit for foodies
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Review 39 for Star Anise
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
"Beautiful setting, and at last a restaurant where you can have a conversation without shouting. The service was very good, the food was excellent. Would definitely go back again."
Dined on 9/26/2015
 2009
Special Features: romantic, special occasion
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Review 40 for Star Anise
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

only one server

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Dined on 9/26/2015
 2013
Dined on 9/26/2015
 2013
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
"they need at least one more server, the are always short staffed."
Dined on 9/26/2015
 2013
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Review 41 for Star Anise
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 9/18/2015
 2005
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, good for groups, great for lunch, special occasion, fit for foodies, kid-friendly
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Review 42 for Star Anise
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
"I appreciated the gluten-free option of rice paper wrapped Spring rolls and loved the pad Thai. There was a generous amount of food."
Dined on 9/16/2015
 2003
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Review 43 for Star Anise
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 6/26/2015
 2013
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Review 44 for Star Anise
Overall rating 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5

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OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 12/19/2014
 2009
Dined on 12/19/2014
 2009
Food 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5
Service 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5
Ambiance 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
"The don't honor reservations and treat customers like they don't want you to be there!"
Dined on 12/19/2014
 2009
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Review 45 for Star Anise
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Star Anise - a great place

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
"We have been going to the Star Anise for several years and have always had a very positive experience there. Their food is wonderful, and they have a large variety of dishes. It's great for lunch or dinner. The staff is very friendly, and they remember the items that we usually order. We have had family lunches there (6 people) many times. We highly recommend it."
Dined on 8/22/2015
 2011
Special Features: neighborhood gem, great for lunch, special occasion, fit for foodies
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Review 46 for Star Anise
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Great restaruant!

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
"This is a great place to have a wonderful dinner before a movie or a performance at the Bankhead theater. The service is quick and the food is excellent. It is a small, intimate place for a wonderful dinner."
Dined on 8/22/2015
 2004
Special Features: special occasion, fit for foodies
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Review 47 for Star Anise
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 8/14/2015
 2015
Dined on 8/14/2015
 2015
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 8/14/2015
 2015
Special Features: neighborhood gem, great for lunch, special occasion
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Review 48 for Star Anise
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Loved-it

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
"This may be the best Thai in the East Bay, located in Livermore's downtown..."
Dined on 3/07/2015
 2012
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Review 49 for Star Anise
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Everyone in our group (10 people) liked their food

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 8/05/2015
 2010
Special Features: neighborhood gem, great for lunch, special occasion
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Review 50 for Star Anise
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 7/31/2015
 2010
Dined on 7/31/2015
 2010
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 7/31/2015
 2010
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem
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