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Krua Thai Cuisine

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75-5705 Kuakini Hwy, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1716 (Henry Street)
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Westchester County, New York
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5 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

While we were overall happy with our experience I hate false advertisement! The place was more like a dive but I love a good dive. The wonton soup was fantastic! My kids ordered seconds of the pot stickers! Entrees were just ok but satisfying.

Thank megn670
Erie, Colorado
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54 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The food at this restaurant must be the best Thai Food on the Island. It was not only beautiful in presentation it was so fresh and clean tasting not greasy and the papaya salad is to die for its a must try but bring your own wine if you want adult beverages.

Thank SheriKonaHawaii
Houston, Texas
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67 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016

Excellent Thai food that is reasonably priced. Their vegetable spring rolls are very tasty. Their massaman curry dish is absolutely delicious.

Thank wmjtraveler77
Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
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83 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

I really like this restaurant. It has great service for one, and has good parking. Always well greeted, you can bring your own drinks if you wanna. We love the Thai food here, and come here alot with our Veggie friends. Nice place. Clean, well staffed, great food, and fun dessert.

Thank Jacqueline J
Eagle River, Alaska
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499 reviews
230 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016

Krua Thai is O.K., but there is better to be found on the Island, in Kona even. The food is good/average, as is the service. We did have enough time to wonder if we should find somewhere else to eat before the server came to take our order. Just in time, our server arrived. We will look elsewhere in the... More 

Thank AKcabingirlA
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016

The food was a little disappointing after the reviews we had read. Some items seemed to have been pre-made, not absolutely fresh.

Thank Michael M
St. John's, Canada
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86 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016 via mobile

I've been 3 or 4 times now. I've only had the lunch deal. And a deal it is! Cheap and at that price it's good! Might not think its that great at higher prices. Nice staff. Quick service.

Thank P A
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016 via mobile

Tom ka soup was pretty good. Tom yum noodle lacked flavor. Service was very slow, 15 minutes to take order, 30 minutes to prepare. Pretty sure I won't be going back.

Thank PJS560037
New York City
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30 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2016

We've visited the Big Island several times and it always amazes me how good the Thai food is in Kona. We have pretty good Thai in NYC, but subjectively speaking, I have to say that Krua Thai beats all the Thai places we have in NYC. We ate here twice on our last trip, and food was equally delicious both... More 

Thank Bill Q
Los Altos, California
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93 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2016

A typical american Thai restaurant. We got used to California Thai restaurants and in comparison, this one was OK but not great. We had a Tom Ka soup which was the best dish we had, but not the best of its kind. Red and green curries were good and standard. Two dishes were disappointing: a "special" volcanic duck, and a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$6 - $64
Asian, Thai, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Dining on a budget, Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 75-5705 Kuakini Hwy, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1716
    (Henry Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kailua-Kona
  • Phone Number: 18083275782
Krua Thai Cuisine is the newest favorite within the Kona community. Popular prices and exciting variety make Krua a must experience on your visit to the Big Island. Over 60 menu selections daily means you can return over and over to find your favorite of all the delectables. Truly Authentic Thai food from the Heart in the heart of Kailua-Kona

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