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78-6831 Alii Dr, Ste 402, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
(808) 322-8424
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Ranked #39 of 235 Restaurants in Kailua-Kona
Price range: $0 - $20
Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat - Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: Thai
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
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East Lansing, Michigan
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49 reviews 49 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015 NEW

We had pad thai here on our first visit to the Big Island as well as on our second visit four years ago. So it shouldn't be a surprise that we ate there again on this year's visit. As expected the meal was quite good. Our only objection was that the main dish was served at the same time as... More 

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Plymouth, Minnesota
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127 reviews 127 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

We either eat in at the Royal Thai Cafe or get take-out once a week during our winter's on the Big Island. In our opinion, it's the BEST THAI on the Island! Classic Thai preparations with wonderful, interesting, flavor profiles, literally everything that we have ever ordered has been excellent or better. It's pretty hard to say that about any... More 

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Canada
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80 reviews 80 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

The Royal Thai Café sounds like such an elegant place...but it is found in the Keauhou Shopping Center in Kailua Kona. We probably never would have gone in, had it not been for our host in Kailua Kona's recommendation. And Gary was right again...marvelous food. Service was terrific...friendly and fast. The food was super hot...in many ways ( and you... More 

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Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
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25 reviews 25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

A little out of the way, south of Kailua Kona, this Thai restaurant is worth the few miles drive from the hustle and bustle of touristy Kailua. It is in Keauhou Shopping Center, but once inside you forget you are nestled between a movie theatre and a Subway. I LOVE their chicken satay! The food is presented attractively and is... More 

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Rochester, New York
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33 reviews 33 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

Very good Thai food. The sunset view was wonderful. The service was great..we would definitely go back.

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GOODLANDS
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

We have eaten here many times in the last few years and really Love the food here. The Pineapple fried rice, Spring rolls. And Wonton soup are some of the family favorites. We have really never been served a "bad" dish here. Just about anything they make is amazing. It is also very friendly service and the food is pretty... More 

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San Francisco, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

This was the only Thai food place we ate at on our trip but both my wife and I thought the food was great (the decor was good, too). We were lucky because it was New Years Day and only grocery stores were open...and this restaurant (yeah, fast food was open too but no thanks).

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Calgary, Canada
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49 reviews 49 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Happened upon this restaurant by chance . We walked into a busy venue set with lovely table linens and authentic decor. The waiter was very pleasant and efficient. We ordered a couple of different hot plates which arrived perfectly done. The meats were very tender and the seafood perfectly done. The vegetables were not overcooked which was an added bonus.... More 

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

A family run business. The food was well cooked from super fresh ingredients and well presented. One of the best meals we had on the big island

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Florence, Montana
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94 reviews 94 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Ate here Christmas night, 2014. It was a very non-traditional Christmas dinner for us, and we're glad we did it. Food was very good. Service was outstanding. Just be careful of the spice level, unless you like stuff really hot.

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Additional Information about Royal Thai Cafe

Address: 78-6831 Alii Dr, Ste 402, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740
Phone Number: (808) 322-8424
Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kailua-Kona
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 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 - 9:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 0 - 20
Cuisine: Thai

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