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Kwanjai Thai Cuisine

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Fremont
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469 N 36th St, Seattle, WA 98103
(206) 632-3656
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12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch

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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Excellent Thai food

This restaurant is convenient for anyone doing the tour at Theo Chocolate Factory just down Phinnie Street. A tour guide recommended it to us and did us a big favor. The menu offered lots of well-priced lunch choices and the food was delicious. I had my 6 year old grand daughter with me and it was... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 16, 2015
canuck22SanFrancisco
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Medford, Oregon
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Medford, Oregon
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183 reviews 183 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

This restaurant is convenient for anyone doing the tour at Theo Chocolate Factory just down Phinnie Street. A tour guide recommended it to us and did us a big favor. The menu offered lots of well-priced lunch choices and the food was delicious. I had my 6 year old grand daughter with me and it was great for children. I... More 

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Canada
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116 reviews 116 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

I had been to Seattle many times, but had never spent any time in the Fremont area ...LOVED IT!!! I had spent a couple of hours exploring this fun part of town and came across this little Thai place with only a few tables inside, and a couple of tables on a small deck outside. It was a beautiful sunny... More 

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Basel, Switzerland
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43 reviews 43 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

I've been going to Kwanjai's since she first opened her doors in 1998 (?- it was a long time ago). I've met the owner numerous times and she is always friendly yet business-like. I love to watch the kitchen staff work in the open kitchen, preparing the day's meals before my eyes. The quality has always been great and prices... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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102 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2013

Sunday 5pm: Yay! I'm a fan. Good portion, fresh ingredients, fast service once ordered, light seasoning and perfectly cooked. The brown rice was a bit dry today, but the sauteed veggie made up for it. Check out the spice rack if you want to the extra kicks for the winter walk afterward. 4 stars

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Melrose, Florida
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28 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2013

The food here was good and the service was very good. Nothing fancy about the place, but the staff was very accommodating to customers. It was quite warm inside when we got there and sitting outside was the best option for the weather. The staff arranged tables for others coming in after us so that they could sit outside.

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Ashland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013

My family and I always go to Kwanjai Thai whenever we are in town. It is our all time favorite Thai restaurant. The pad thai is nicely balanced, not too sweet as some can be. The green curry is amazing, and we love pretty much everything there. The specials are usually worth trying, too! I like to get a Thai... More 

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Lynnwood, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2013 via mobile

I work in this area and eat out lunch every day. This spot is a regular for us. I'm a fan of their Phad Kee Mao.

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Seattle, Washington
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15 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2013

I live in the area and usually order carry out/delivery and this is my favorite place! There are a million Thai restaurants in the area, but Kwanjai Thai is by far the best tasting, hands down! They don't deliver (bummer for me) but based on taste, this is the best!! The food is fresh, decent portions and extremely tasty. The... More 

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OFallon
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85 reviews 85 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2011

Ate at this wonderful little restaurant with family and it is as good as recommended. We started with a beautiful appetizer which consisted of Thai leaves surrounding little containers of fresh ginger, peanuts, toasted coconut, chilis, onions and a sauce. You pile on the food, roll up the leaf and enjoy in a couple of bites. Exquisite--there were many dishes;... More 

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Seattle
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2009

My boyfriend and I found Kwanjai Thai by accident, we were looking for a different thai place in Fremont. That was the best mistake we ever made! We go to this restaurant at least once a month now and it seems like the food just keeps getting better. The freshest veggies, the best peanut sauce, and something for everyone. My... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 469 N 36th St, Seattle, WA 98103
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle>  > Fremont
  • Neighborhood: Fremont
  • Phone Number: (206) 632-3656

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 21 - 30
  • Cuisine: Thai
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 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 - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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