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The King and I

830 N Old World 3rd St, Milwaukee, WI 53203-1701
+1 414-276-4181
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good31%
  • Average20%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“volcano chicken” (18 reviews)
“thai food” (30 reviews)
“spring rolls” (10 reviews)
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Asian, Thai
$$ - $$$
830 N Old World 3rd St, Milwaukee, WI 53203-1701
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After 12 days in Thailand, eating extraordinary food, we had a longing for more Thai food. We never even knew that The King and I existed before dining there last night. We were the only ones dining when we arrived at 5:30 before a show,...More

Thank Alexis B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I go here for lunch quite a bit. An easy place, usually get a lunch special, and never too busy. It's not the best in Milwaukee but not bad either.

Thank DCMilw
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

First, the waiter couldn’t speak English well enough to explain the differences between the curry dishes. Then the lady in purple..a waitress?? Sneezed twice in to her hands and immediately began handling plates in the open kitchen. I lost my appetite. Then, the chicken dish...More

Thank cinderdog
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

The drink menu disappeared before we ordered. The waitress, although traditionally garbed was slow, appeared to have very little understanding of English and only one of the four orders was correct. Spicy dish not spicy, rice brought out and left to sit while a totally...More

Thank GloriaDee
Reviewed 23 December 2017

Very welcoming staff and atmosphere. Food is higher quality and better than anticipated for Midwestern America. Next door to Hyatt Regency.

Thank wlamb123
Reviewed 22 December 2017

My husband and I are Thai food lovers and this restaurant didn't let us down! Our meals were fresh, piping hot, and delicious.

Thank Charlene C
Reviewed 5 December 2017

When I am near this place I always stop. It's been here for years. It was at a different location but same owners. They have a dish called Volcano Chicken. Never found it on any other menu anywhere I traveled. It's wonderful. Spicy!!! Very unique....More

Thank UsedCarKing
Reviewed 2 December 2017

I visit Milwaukee a few times a year, and usually make a stop here every time I do. Went there before a concert last week, had the stuffed shrimp special, with peppers and broccoli. Had the beef "jerky" appetizer, and my girlfriend had a scallop...More

Thank Jason R
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

First time eating Thai food. The experience was good and the staff was friendly. I ordered wonton soup and beef massaman. The soup was okay; the wontons were tasty but there was too much cilantro and bok choy for the size of the bowl. I'd...More

Thank PrestonRobinsonIII
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

I had dinner with a friend and we had a nice pleasant dinner. I ordered the Mango Shrimp and drank a local craft brew New Glarus. Service was excellent. Reasonably priced.

Thank jim_mcdonald
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Sandy A
8 September 2016|
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Response from Amy B | Reviewed this property |
Their menu indicates what is gluten free. If you are gluten sensitive, do a little research on potential ingredients before you go. I am highly sensitive and didn't have any problems there.
29 May 2016|
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Response from Amease | Reviewed this property |
No, I saw people dressed from casual to dresses and suits. Our party dressed in business casual
Amy P
27 March 2015|
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Response from RAUL A | Reviewed this property |
Not quite sure whether their menu is gluten-free. You could probably call ahead to check.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 26
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 830 N Old World 3rd St, Milwaukee, WI 53203-1701
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee
  • Phone Number: +1 414-276-4181
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