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Junjira Fresh Thai Kitchen

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82-6066 Mamalahoa Hwy, Ranch Center Shopping Center, Captain Cook, Island of Hawaii, HI 96704-8204
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2016

This is a local thai kitchen run by the sweetest couple ever!!! the food they put out is amazing, I recommend everything on the menu. Cannot go wrong w this one! try everything they got

Thank chilltopia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2016 via mobile

The papaya salad is awesome. Really spicy. Also the panang curry is really good. Get a thai iced tea. Really good.

Thank Sal R
isle of Palms, SC
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83 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2016 via mobile

This is not a sit-down restaurant -- only a take-out place, which has decent but just ok food. I agree with other reviewers that there's better Thai up the road nearer to and in Kona. However, this will do in a pinch if you're down Captain Cook's way and you want something to take home.

Thank love2live4ever
Sunshine Coast BC
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197 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2016

On a recent visit we got take out twice here. It is excellent fresh tasty food and a great choice for dinner. We would highly recommend having this as a place on your list of eateries. It is only take out but there are plenty of scenic spots to stop and enjoy this tasty meal.

Thank Cucina58
Tirano, Italy
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2015

the food to take away was fine- nothing bad, nothing so good that I can report. What let us to choose it, was the evidence of the prices (we were looking for something very cheap) and the family owned place. Good to stop there when you do not want to pay for the service. The man doesn't speak much English... More 

Thank kay0bi
Kealakekua, Hawaii
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2015

this place is the absolute best. only fresh ingredients. made right when you order. also love their homemade thai tea.

1 Thank GracieLu808
Honaunau, Hawaii
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

I chose the ginger pork stirfry, and my friend chose the satay chicken with peanut sauce. Both were OK, but honestly no more interesting than you'd make at home.

Thank Judy952
Thomasville, Georgia
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207 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 399 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

Located in a small shopping plaza, this place is inexpensive and fast but not very good. I'd suggest heading down the road to one of the many Thai restaurants in Kona. Picnic tables are available outside if you want to eat in and not carryout.

Thank Smiles4miles
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144 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

First of all this place was a mistake that I found by going up to my new pharmacy (I'm a local). It's in a very old mall (Kealakekua Ranch Center) that's been there all my life (old), but I'm a foodie and this place is owned by a Thai family. You order and wait around 15 minutes, but I can... More 

1 Thank hotelspaqueen
Hudson, Massachusetts
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51 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Price was right, it was conveniently located for us. Portions were good and the food was pretty good as well. Take-out only. Nothing fancy, but decent food.

Thank Scott H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    3 of 5 stars
Asian, Thai
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 82-6066 Mamalahoa Hwy, Ranch Center Shopping Center, Captain Cook, Island of Hawaii, HI 96704-8204
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Captain Cook
Although this great new restaurant is in Captain Cook the Strip Mall is actually called the Kealakekua Ranch Center. It is located below the grocery store Choice Mart .

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?