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Vilai Thai Kitchen

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5230 N.Virginia Dare Trail, Kitty Hawk, NC 27949-5932
(252) 441-8424
Today
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Dining options: Delivery
Good for:
Delivery

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  • 45
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  • 26
    Very good
  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Delicious Thai food!

We recently moved to the Outer Banks from New Jersey and have been a little disappointed by the ethinic food restaurants in the area. We are SO happy we found Vilai Thai!! The food is absolutely delicious, obviously freshly prepared. It is a small restaurant, but very, very clean. The service is... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 13, 2015
Jane H
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Kitty Hawk, North Carolina, United States
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Kitty Hawk, North Carolina, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

We recently moved to the Outer Banks from New Jersey and have been a little disappointed by the ethinic food restaurants in the area. We are SO happy we found Vilai Thai!! The food is absolutely delicious, obviously freshly prepared. It is a small restaurant, but very, very clean. The service is great, staff very friendly. They also have a... More 

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Fairfield, Ohio
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29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

We were trying to go to the High Cotton BBQ Restaurant and it was closed. So - we saw this little restaurant and gave it a try. The food was amazing with a great menu. We have all agreed to go back tomorrow. It was that good!

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Roanoke, Virginia
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157 restaurant reviews
106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

Three of us stopped by for a late lunch at 3PM on a Sunday and were immediately greeted by the owner's son and seated at a booth; he offered us the opportunity to order from either the lunch or dinner menus. This restaurant has about seven tables, is nicely decorated, and offers plenty of tasty food cooked by our server's... More 

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South Florida, Florida
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52 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

I eat a lot of Thai food so I was pleasantly surprised at how fresh and wonderful the food was on the beach. We had the papaya salad, Bangkok Beef Jerky with sticky rice and coconut soup. All were amazing and spiced just right. This restaurant beats any restaurant I have eaten at in major metro cities. Service and prices... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

I eat here weekly and I'm never disappointed. Everything tastes fresh and the service is outstanding.

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Lorton, Virginia
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37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

Small storefront place. Good service. Drunken noodles a little different tasting than most,b ut very palatable. Dessert = fried banana and ice cream, excellent.

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Greenville, North Carolina
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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Stopped here with friends and it was a much appreciated surprise compared to most of the other typical beach restaurants. The food was absolutely delicious but be warned - it was much spicier than any other Thai restaurant I've ever eaten at! They also gave really small rice portions in comparison to the rest of the food which didn't help... More 

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North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

We are so lucky to have a great Thai place here on our little sandbar! Always a good meal and very friendly staff. We order for delivery fairly often.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Excellent food. Big portions for a good price. Awesome service. Resturant was a little small, but otherwise great atmosphere. Great little find. Definitely recommend and will be returning.

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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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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5230 N.Virginia Dare Trail, Kitty Hawk, NC 27949-5932
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Kitty Hawk
  • Phone Number: (252) 441-8424

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
  • Cuisine: Thai
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?