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Mekvilai

2422 North Center Street, Hickory, NC
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Ranked #64 of 193 Restaurants in Hickory
Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Cuisines: Thai
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Galax, Virginia
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93 reviews 93 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Happily, this restaurant is open on Mondays so when my husband and I were in the mood for Thai food (and tried two other locations that are closed EVERY MONDAY) it was a happy moment for my hungry tummy. The Fresh Veggie Spring rolls were very good, but not great, and the portion sizes smaller than expected. Perhaps I'm spoiled... More

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Hickory, North Carolina
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13 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

There are better places for Thai in Hickory, though this one seems to get the most attention, most likely due to it having the most impressive and attractive sign, best location, and best interior ambiance of any of the Thai places around, but in my opinion the quality stops there. The service is a bit on the slow side, food... More

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Newton, North Carolina
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36 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

The food here is great and like most Thai restaurants, has a good selection. Service is solid.. never a mistake, attentive, and the food comes out quickly. It has the best ambience of the Thai restaurants in Hickory (although that doesn't say a lot). The prices are reasonable.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

Great Thai resturant in Hickory, food is great, service is good and very reasonably priced. We will definitely be going back.

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Conover, NC
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34 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

I visited Mekvilai during lunch time and it was not too crowded. I love the quaint atmosphere and the Thai decor. The waitress came to my table in a timely manner and I did wait for the food but the orders are cooked to order. I was served soup and a small spring roll which was part of the lunch... More

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Lincolnton, North Carolina
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013

Slowest and worst service we've ever experienced. Took 55 minutes for the food to come out. Wait staff was unresponsive. Management was snippy and rude when we complained about the wait. Never going back.

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Gainesville, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013

Wonderful Thai food with great ambiance, make sure you have plenty of time with good company. We were traveling from Appalachian ski mountain to Charlotte and came across this nice little Thai place.

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Hickory, North Carolina
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

the service his incredibly slow and they were mean spirited when they charged 30 $ for carpet cleaning when my baby vomited.I will never go back there again and would recommend "Thai Lotus " across the street.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013 via mobile

Yum yum yum! The service here is a little slow but it's all very worth it! I live in the general area and come here almost every Sunday after church. It never gets old!;) There are so many items to choose from! This is a must try for a taste of Thai food:)

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2013 via mobile

The food was delish. The wait was horrible. My group of 6 waited about 10 mins before they came to take our order. Waited another 30 minutes before the appetizers came out then within 2 mins the food came. Never got our drinks refilled. And during the whole waiting, we saw 2 larger groups get their orders taken and their... More

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