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29426 Pacific Highway South, Federal Way, WA 98003
(253) 946-0333
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10:30 am - 8:30 am
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Hours:
Mon 10:30 am - 8:30 pm
Tue - Sat 10:30 am - 8:30 am

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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
My Favorite Thai place in Federal Way!

I LOVE Kwan Tip Thai! This is probably my favorite Thai place I've been to so far. I've heard about one other place in Kent I need to try but for now, this is my favorite Thai place. Thai Bistro is good but this place is great. Every single time, the food is amazing. I always get the phad... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed November 16, 2014
Melissa M
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Federal Way, Washington
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Federal Way, Washington
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24 reviews 24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

I LOVE Kwan Tip Thai! This is probably my favorite Thai place I've been to so far. I've heard about one other place in Kent I need to try but for now, this is my favorite Thai place. Thai Bistro is good but this place is great. Every single time, the food is amazing. I always get the phad thai... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Quite possibly the worst food I have ever had. Bbq chicken. Tough. Had to cut with a knife. Hard to chew no flavor.

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Huntersville, North Carolina
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27 reviews 27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

We really enjoyed the food and the friendly service at Kwan Tip Thai. The Seven Flavor Beef was delicious, and not something we have had at Thai restaurants at home in NC. The Thai iced tea and iced coffee were sweet and refreshing. Our server (and owner of the restaurant) chatted with us about our travels (car road trip from... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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274 reviews 274 reviews
189 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

Another place I found thanks to Yelp. This place lived up to all the hype and am glad to have a great Thai place in Federal Way. You can tell they get a lot of Asians customers here as their 3 stars had quite a bit of kick. It was definitely spicier than other places' 3 stars. We ordered 1... More 

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Federal Way, Washington
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134 restaurant reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

This is my second visit to Kwan Tip Thai. I enjoyed the food both times go and give this place a try don't be put off by it's location. I had the Tom Kha Gai it was really good just wish it had more than one kind of mushroom in it like most places in Thailand. I also had the... More 

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mazama
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2013

We each ordered a menu selection to share with the other 7 at the table and each one was better than the previous! Our friends took us there, it is their favorite local restaurant and I understand why they show off this neighborhood gem! Will return as soon as possible.

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Seattle
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27 reviews 27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
205 helpful votes 205 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

We love Thai food and had been driving by this place for many months. It's on a busy road-if you're not on the lookout you'll go right by it. Slow down, stop and eat...you'll be glad you did! The interior is small but nicely decorated and the food is great. If you live in South King County or Pierce County,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

Such great food and service. I love their tofu with spicy basil. Yum. Phad thai amazing as well. If you want a traditional thai meal and service, check this place out.

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Seattle, Washington
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58 restaurant reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013

My spouse and I love Thai food. In the last two weeks, we have eaten in four Thai restaurants in four cities in the Seattle area. (I think we have over done this). Kwan Tip Thai is our new favorite Thai restaurant in Federal Way, and it is second only to Racha Noodles at South Center Mall in the Seattle... More 

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Federal Way, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2012

we go here at least once a week and food/service is always consistent and friendly. Take out is fast and reliable Tom A sounds to me like a made up post from a competitor who can't compete

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 29426 Pacific Highway South, Federal Way, WA 98003
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Federal Way
  • Phone Number: (253) 946-0333

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Thai
Open Hours
Monday
10:30 am - 8:30 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am - 8:30 am
Wednesday
10:30 am - 8:30 am
Thursday
10:30 am - 8:30 am
Friday
10:30 am - 8:30 am
Saturday
10:30 am - 8:30 am

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