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Thai Smile Restaurant

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804 Kilauea Ave, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-4239
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
Jan 9, 2017
“Best Thai Food - Period!”
Feb 5, 2016
“The green papaya salad is amazing”
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
804 Kilauea Ave, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-4239
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Reviewed January 9, 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is now called OLAV' Kitchen Food was awesome and above all - Dao who cooks, serves and cleans is the BEST! Such a wonderful lady! She took great care of us.

Thank WengenDude
Reviewed February 5, 2016

I ate here 3 times whilst staying in Hilo. Twice from the van which appears by the market two days a week and once in the restaurant itself. The green papaya salad from the van and the similar style Thai beef salad from the restaurant...More

Thank Mark C
Reviewed January 17, 2016

I have not had much Thai food in my life, but I have been eating all my life and know good food. This place has good food.

Thank Brendanumber1
Reviewed December 2, 2015

we stopped here on our way to the airport for our last meal on the Big Island. We left very satisfied and full. The Tum Num soup was delightful, pad thai- delicious. My son had Panam curry that everyone at the table wanted more. Small...More

Thank shannoncrna
Reviewed November 24, 2015 via mobile

A little tricky to find, but a charming and delicious local Thai place that is worth the visit. The owner was friendly and even offered our six year old a few more pieces of tofu after she'd gobbled up all of her lunch. Simple lunch...More

Thank Dawnn M
Reviewed November 10, 2015

Delicious Thai food w/ very reasonable price. One of the best Thai restaurant in Hilo. The lunch plate with 2 choices is only $7.99. Love its curry and eggplant dishes.

Thank Chian H
Reviewed November 9, 2015 via mobile

Decided to stop here after all the excellent reviews for lunch. We should of looked elsewhere. There was a table and chairs covered in ants, after I brought it to the attention of the employee, me moved the chair to another room but didn't clean...More

Thank ToySldr
Reviewed October 27, 2015 via mobile

Food is great, healthy and fresh! I had the Shrimp fried rice. Bit too spicy for me but good nonetheless. Be sure when you order to let them know how spicy you want it.

Thank Konahi78
Reviewed October 6, 2015 via mobile

U always can tell a good thai from its pad thai, thats why we always have to try the pad thai. This one is one of the bests I ever had! Go for it! Curry was great too. For all dishes u can chose between...More

1  Thank Susanne S
Reviewed August 11, 2015

This was hands down my fave meal of my trip to Hawaii. They just got it all right on every stage from prompt curtious service to fresh veg filled dishes that tasted divine.

Thank zantonsus
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 804 Kilauea Ave, Hilo, Island of Hawaii, HI 96720-4239
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Hilo
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