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Kob Kun

2946-L Chain Bridge Road, Oakton, VA 22124
1 703.539.8140
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Ranked #2 of 18 Restaurants in Oakton
Cuisines: Thai
Most recent review
- Aug 19, 2014
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English first
Oakton, Virginia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Cut above the rest for Thai food. Wonderful, friendly atmosphere. Complimentary fried green beans for an appetizer. Three of us shared 3 entrees (and appetizer of spring rolls) and there was enough food for 2 people to take home for dinner the next night - no alcohol ordered and price with tip was only $48. So fresh and delish! Many... More

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Oakton, Virginia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

The service was average. The waitress got extra order and somewhat blame us for that. Tofu dish was free but was tasteless. Main dish wasn't seasoning well. The decor was nice but poor lighting. Just convinienve location.

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Fairfax, Virginia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

Friendly service,pleasant setting and excellent food.A very nice neighborhood restaurant.We'll be back!

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New York
Top Contributor
135 reviews 135 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2013

Last time I came to Kob Kun - they ignored my request for properly spicy food. They were nice enough so I figured it's worth trying again. On this visit I made sure to order Som Tam and ask for it to be made spicy. Waitress confirmed "Thai spicy" to which I emphatically agreed. Encouraged, I awaited my food. Well,... More

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Oakton, Virginia
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013 via mobile

I order take-out from Kob Kun just about every weekend, and it is always excellent. My favorites are Pad See Ew, Drunken Noodles (both w/soft tofu), Peppercorn Softshell Crab, Yum Pla Grob, and Pad Ped Talay. Also love the Sweet Corn Cakes appetizer.

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Oakton, Virginia
Top Contributor
60 reviews 60 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2013 via mobile

We check TA regularly to see which restaurants excel in our town. As a result, we wanted to dine at Kob Kun for awhile. We were happy we did. The spring roll, satay and sea food pad thi were all excellent. In fact the choices were better than the other Thi dinner spots in our area. Bill B.

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usa
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163 reviews 163 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013

You'll find things a little different from the typical Thai that you find on most menus around here. The cooking is good and inventive. I like it for a change from the usual.

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New York
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135 reviews 135 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013

First, I'd like to say that the restaurant is clearly well ran and seems to put a significant effort in making customers feel welcome. Service is very attentive, almost too much so (but that's a good problem to have). Food was well prepared, tasty and well presented. Green beans in light batter in particular were a different kind of appetizer,... More

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Fairfax, Virginia
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2013

Okay, so I have loved listening to The Beatles since 1963, yet did not expect to hear their music when I approached the Kob Kun Fine Thai Restaurant shortly after moving to Oakton VA two months ago. The music may have brought me through the door that evening, but the food and service keep me coming back. The bar is... More

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29 reviews 29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2013

I have eaten here many rimes. Service is good as is the food. Ilast time I ate there, I placed my order and the waitress told me that I should pick X. It was amazing. Glad she recommended it.

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