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Royal Thai Cafe

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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78-6831 Alii Dr, Ste 402, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-2495
+1 808-322-8424
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12:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 21:00
Sat - Sun 12:00 - 21:00
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Canada
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98 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ate supper here last night. My husband and I shared an order of spring rolls which were delicious. Our main courses were the panang curry with chicken which was very flavorful and a dish called four treasures. We enjoyed the dishes and the sauces they were cooked in. The only complaint is that we found both the chicken and shrimp... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This Thai restaurant is located in a strip mall within a short drive of the Sheraton Kona Resort. Service and food were good. Typical Thai menu. Reasonable prices, especially compared to the resort restaurant. No need for reservations. Many empty tables.

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Thank Alicia M
Victoria, Canada
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43 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was almost full when we arrived; a good sign. The food, ambiance & service were A1.The meals were plentiful

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Thank Gail M
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We first ate at this place back in 2009 and we loved the food and the service so much, that we started coming here again and again. The service is always fast and very friendly. The food is amazing (not spicy, as I like it), made with fresh seasonal vegetables and island grown pineapples. The menu is big and would... More 

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Thank Tatiana L
vancouver
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272 reviews
177 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We both ordered Pad Thai. Our server was from Thailand and we imagine the staff is, too. We got there in time to be seated in a booth, ordered, and got our delicious meal within 20 minutes. Felt like we were in Thailand. Saw a group of 20 there--obviously popular. Easy parking. Enjoyed everything,

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Thank beeperVancouver
Defiance, Ohio
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47 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had eaten here 15 years ago, and we were happy to see it was still around. This is probably the greatest testament to its quality and service. Service is quick and pleasant, and all of our dishes were very tasty and the degree of "hotness" we requested. A very good choice in Kona.

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Thank William R
Austin, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I judge Thai restaurants by their Tom Kha (sweet and sour coconut soup). They may have the best Tom Kha this side of Thailand! And I can't wait to try the pineapple fried rice, baked in a hollowed-out pineapple. Add in the ambiance and this place can't be beat.

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Bozeman
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

Great food, excellent service, zero ambience, but if you like Thai Food, you will love this restaurant.

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Thank U3578VIkarent
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Great Thai food, very quick service, and good food! Good for a cheaper meal or carry out you want to bring home or to your hotel!

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Thank Miller B
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Food is very bland and poor quality. Small portions.Slow service I would recommend Fish Hoppers. Mahalo

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 20
Cuisine
Asian, Thai
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Parking Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 78-6831 Alii Dr, Ste 402, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-2495
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kailua-Kona
  • Phone Number: +1 808-322-8424

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?