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Vilai Thai Kitchen

5230 N.Virginia Dare Trail, Kitty Hawk, NC 27949-5932
(252) 441-8424
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Ranked #17 of 62 Restaurants in Kitty Hawk
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $5 - $10
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Cuisines: Thai
Dining options: Delivery
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Dining options: Delivery
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Rye
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

We stayed across the street at the Hilton Garden Inn, and decided to try Vilai Thai rather than pack our things from the beach and pool and drive somewhere. This made for a great takeout lunch. We had a variety of dishes, noodle and non-noodle based, and were not disappointed. This is solid Thai food which you will no doubt... More

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Dover, New Jersey
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27 reviews 27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

My family was very happy with the Thai food at Vilai. We were the only customers for lunch so seating a service were not a problem at all. Large portions, all flavored well. The surprise was the Thai General Tso Chicken. Never had Tso quite like that. Chicken was crispy with perfect sauce. Plenty of vegetables. Dumpling and wonton soup... More

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

This is a tiny restaurant but what it lacks in size it makes up in flavor! Our dinner was absolutely fantastic. The flavor and quality of the food was astounding. Simply top notch all the way around. I enjoyed a green curry chicken that was simply awesome and worth twice the price. The staff were excellent and very friendly. Definitely... More

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Mentor, Ohio
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22 reviews 22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

The family decided on southern BBQ but I am not fond of stuff swirling in grease. My husband stopped to get me thai summer rolls in rice paper and spring rolls. Outstanding and very fresh!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

My first experience with Vilai and family was back in the 90's when they were in a different location. Upon my recent return to the OBX, after years of absence, I was thrilled to find Vilai's Thai Kitchen. Aroy Dee Mak! Always great food. I have many Thai friends, have spent hours at a Thai Buddhist Temple in my former... More

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NC
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21 reviews 21 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

I live in the area several months out of the year, I frequent Vilai's establishment, consistently good food, hands down the best Thai in the area, and among the best I have had in North Carolina. Curry's, Noodles, and appetizers are always consistent. Great atmosphere for people with busy lives to relax for a few minutes.

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Joppa, MD
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37 reviews 37 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

My wife and I ate here last year on our way to Corolla and I remebered the food but forgot to review it. We went there again this year with our daughter and grand daughter because the other place we wanted was open only for Dinner (Brine and Bottle). We got there and were seated right away. We ordered the... More

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Como, Italy
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

food was almost rotten, a strong garlic flavor covered any other odor, although we left almost all the waiter asked us if we liked it! we answered of course not!!!! and he geeted us kindly all the time smiling!!!! absolutey escape from this place!!

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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68 reviews 68 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Very good food and service, reasonable priced, nice small restaurant very well maintained. Recommend for lunch or dinner

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West Bloomfield
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

We crossed the street from the Hilton Garden Inn and enjoyed an excellent dinner at the Vilai Thai Kitchen. We split an entrée and added spring rolls. The server was friendly and efficient.

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