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Galae Thai

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215 Swamp Fox Rd, Alexandria, VA 22314-4689
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good40%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“panang curry” (6 reviews)
“thai food” (9 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Japanese, Sushi
$$ - $$$
215 Swamp Fox Rd, Alexandria, VA 22314-4689
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came here after the movies and Galae Thai didn't disappoint. We ordered their Thai tea, pad see eww with beef, and mango sticky rice for dessert. Service was fast and everything was absolutely delicious. We can't wait to come back.

Thank JourneyTraveler101
Reviewed June 7, 2017

There are Thai decorations everywhere that give this place an authentic feel. Most ethnic restaurants don't transport you anywhere, but here you feel like you're in Thailand. The food was excellent. I've been here several times and was never disappointed. The only downer is that...More

Thank carolscates
Reviewed April 12, 2017

Great food, thumbs up from whole family. Service attentive, knowledgable and efficient. One word of caution: Don't eat the peppers!

Thank Bill G
Reviewed January 14, 2017

We ate here recently on the way to see a movie at the nearby multiplex and were very pleasantly surprised by the quality of the food and by how pleasant the setting was. The large dining room somehow manages to feel intimate, because of the...More

Thank Debra C
Reviewed December 27, 2016

I have never had shrimp toast before but it was absolutely delicious probably better shared as after eating it I was too full to finish my entree which came with an egg roll and miso soup. Service was a little slow especially considering that the...More

Thank PurpleAnkh
Reviewed August 22, 2016

Went here due to the proximity to the movie theater nearby. I ordered the beef fried rice and my buddy ordered something.... Mine was good and he said he was too.... nice clean restaurant.

Thank lmb500
Reviewed August 18, 2016

I thought the food was very good and more authentic than a lot of other Thai places I have been to. The service was very good as well.

Thank JustNOZ
Reviewed August 6, 2016 via mobile

A clean restaurant with interesting decor and the food is good... Not the greatest Thai food I've ever had (I'm still searching for truly great Thai food in the DMV area) but definitely good. Most recently I had the Chicken Satay (appetizer) and the Drunken...More

Thank MGreen0001
Reviewed August 4, 2016

I generally stick with simple dishes when trying new restaurants, and Galae Thai's take on Pad Thai with shrimp was a delicious and beautifully-presented answer to that request. The shrimp were delicate and flavorful, and the noodles and morsels of tofu were delicious as well....More

Thank RouxTheDay
Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

Almost didn't go in. TA said it was closed, posted hours of 11:00 am - 3:00 pm. This is wrong, they are open until 10 pm. Ordered the coconut soup. It was very good. Sushi was good.

Thank wjeffa10
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 215 Swamp Fox Rd, Alexandria, VA 22314-4689
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria>  > Eisenhower East
  • Neighborhood: Eisenhower East
  • Phone Number: 703.960.1606-7
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