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Krua Thai Cuisine

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75-5705 Kuakini Hwy, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1716 (Henry Street)
808-327-5782
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Delivery, Late Night, Reservations, Street Food
Description: Krua Thai Cuisine is the newest favorite within the Kona community...
Krua Thai Cuisine is the newest favorite within the Kona community. Popular prices and exciting variety make Krua a must experience on your visit to the Big Island. Over 60 menu selections daily means you can return over and over to find your favorite of all the delectables. Truly Authentic Thai food from the Heart in the heart of Kailua-Kona
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  • 170
    Excellent
  • 67
    Very good
  • 33
    Average
  • 10
    Poor
  • 7
    Terrible
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
Delicious, fresh, authentic!

So wonderful to find this lovely spot! Great variety of flavours...only tried the tom kha gai soup, massaman curry, and pad thai so far, but all fabulous and super -tasty! Will definitely try to squeeze in another visit before we leave!

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 22, 2015
Virginia_Yukon
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  • Entertaining clients
  • Special occasions
  • Doing business
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Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015 NEW

So wonderful to find this lovely spot! Great variety of flavours...only tried the tom kha gai soup, massaman curry, and pad thai so far, but all fabulous and super -tasty! Will definitely try to squeeze in another visit before we leave!

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Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
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20 reviews 20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

A true Aloha Business. Good Food Good Service Pleasant Surroundings One of the better places to hold conversations while eating. Try to make it here at least 2x month

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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

New menu, just as delicious! Plenty of vegetarian and vegan options, very fresh and flavorful. Can customize the spice levels for a few dollars extra, worth every penny. Extra Thai spicy is the way to go! Don't miss out when looking for Thai food in KONA!

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Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

My husband and I, along with friends living in the area, ate here a few years ago. We thought it was very good then, and we do again. Everything is cooked to order and arrives at the table fresh and hot. You get to pick your level of spiceyness and whether you want chicken, pork, shrimp or tofu with your... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

THE food in this restaurant s delicious. if only this restaurant would move to Denver we would eat here all the time meats ad fish were fresh and sauce Incredible

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Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Very nice Thai place with great healthy food and lovely service. The atmosphere and decoration of the space is also a hit, and makes it great for romantic dinners, as well as festive occasions with friends. Not to exclude the any-random-day kind of eating out - this place is just great on so many fronts. Many different choices on the... More 

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Omaha, Nebraska
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98 reviews 98 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

Thai restaurants are plentiful in Kona, so it's hard to choose. Our party of 4 did take-out from Krua Thai our last night in Kona. It was delicious. We had the Pad Thai with chicken, the Thai Ginger with chicken, the Jumbo Shrimp, and the Panang Curry with beef. We also got the Fresh Basil Rolls and the Crispy Thai... More 

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Honolulu
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307 reviews 307 reviews
169 restaurant reviews
135 helpful votes 135 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

Went for lunch and the place has changed a bit, for the better. Everything is remodeled an nicer. Same great food. Lunch has some "lunch specials" that are great. The whole restaurant has been remodeled and the place looks great. The parking lot was paved and is now adequate for a plae this sized. If you want an affordable place... More 

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Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

This is my favorite restaurant in Kona. The food is good and fresh tasting, the prices are very fair, and the atmosphere is very nice.

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Richmond, Canada
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27 reviews 27 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

We were recommended this restaurant by a merchant on Ali'i Drive; he claimed that it was the best Thai in Kailua Kona. The restaurant is clean and has Thai decor. Upon entering the restaurant we were greeted by the friendly staff. We ordered a beef curry dish and the waitress recommended the house special for the day which was a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 75-5705 Kuakini Hwy, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1716
    (Henry Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kailua-Kona
  • Phone Number: 808-327-5782

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 6 - 64
  • Cuisine: Seafood, Dessert, Asian, Thai

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Good for: Entertaining clients, Special occasions, Doing business

Description

Krua Thai Cuisine is the newest favorite within the Kona community. Popular prices and exciting variety make Krua a must experience on your visit to the Big Island. Over 60 menu selections daily means you can return over and over to find your favorite of all the delectables. Truly Authentic Thai food from the Heart in the heart of Kailua-Kona
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?