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Galae Thai

215 Swamp Fox Road, Alexandria, VA 22314 (Eisenhower East)
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Ranked #70 of 648 Restaurants in Alexandria
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Cuisines: Sushi, Asian, Thai, Bar
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Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Reservations, Takeout
Neighborhood: Eisenhower East
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Fort Walton Beach, Florida
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Went several time in August. Always had the sushi for an appetizer and it was great everytime. Had the Pineapple Fried Rice and it was enough for 3 people and very delicious. Next time had the Pad Thai and it too was very good. Service has always been wonderful, they are quick to refill drinks and check to make sure... More

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Colfax, Louisiana
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38 reviews 38 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Fair price for gear food. Came with business partner. Each had appetizer that we shared and enjoyed. As for the main meals, wow! Asked for Thai hot. Be prepared so good and spicy. You won't be disappointed.

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Alexandria, Virginia
11 reviews 11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

We've enjoyed Galae Thai now twice for dinner and have been very happy with our food choices. The Drunken Noodles were ample and flavorful, although more spicy than I am accustomed to, and the Panang curry was delicious. The stand out was the summer rolls- think they called them Garden rolls- filled with fresh, crunchy, veggie goodness. Our second meal... More

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London, Canada
16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

My husband and I both got pad Thai take out here. The service was very friendly. The food good although the pad Thai could have had more sauce on it.

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Des Moines, Washington
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51 reviews 51 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

During our stay nearby, Galae Thai was by far the best restaurant of the several (and we ate at most of them) in the complex and across the street. Good, healthy flavorful Thai choices, good service in a very pleasant atmosphere. The dishes were well presented in reasonable portions, vegetables not overcooked, bright and crisp. Sauces accentuated the dishes vests... More

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Los Angeles, California
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014

I've eaten here at least 10 times. It's by far the best place I've been in the Alexandria/Arlington area. High quality, healthy (most things on the menue) and reasonable pricing.

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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272 reviews 272 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
113 helpful votes 113 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013

The atmosphere of the place is pretty cool lots of wooden carvings but you don't go to a restaurant to look at wood. We were seated right away and there were seven of us. The waiter was attentive and their staff was pleasant. The menu had a lot of items that looked delicious and we opted for a few tapas,... More

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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92 reviews 92 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2013

This restaurant was a surprise. It's in a small mall next to a large AMC theater, surrounded by American restaurants like Ruby Tuesday. It's location offers something more interesting to eat then ribs and salad bars. There is a wonderful combination of soups with fish dishes, great noodle and rice dishes. Try the duck with spicy chili. Or the squid... More

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Walnut Creek, California
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

Great food! The staff here is great and will customize your food to your preferences. After one visit they always recognized me.

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Rochester, New York
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24 reviews 24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

My husband and I went here because I was craving a good Phat Thai Chicken dish.... This was ok but really nothing special. I've gotten better, cheaper, elsewhere. I did enjoy the sauce that came with the spring rolls, but on our next trip to the area, we will pass.

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