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Galae Thai

215 Swamp Fox Rd, Alexandria, VA 22314-4689
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good40%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“panang curry” (6 reviews)
“thai food” (9 reviews)
Opens in 9 min
All hours
Asian, Thai, Japanese, Sushi
$$ - $$$
215 Swamp Fox Rd, Alexandria, VA 22314-4689
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are Thai decorations everywhere that give this place an authentic feel. Most ethnic restaurants don't transport you anywhere, but here you feel like you're in Thailand. The food was excellent. I've been here several times and was never disappointed. The only downer is that...More

Thank carolscates
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Great food, thumbs up from whole family. Service attentive, knowledgable and efficient. One word of caution: Don't eat the peppers!

Thank Bill G
Reviewed 14 January 2017

We ate here recently on the way to see a movie at the nearby multiplex and were very pleasantly surprised by the quality of the food and by how pleasant the setting was. The large dining room somehow manages to feel intimate, because of the...More

Thank Debra C
Reviewed 27 December 2016

I have never had shrimp toast before but it was absolutely delicious probably better shared as after eating it I was too full to finish my entree which came with an egg roll and miso soup. Service was a little slow especially considering that the...More

Thank PurpleAnkh
Reviewed 22 August 2016

Went here due to the proximity to the movie theater nearby. I ordered the beef fried rice and my buddy ordered something.... Mine was good and he said he was too.... nice clean restaurant.

Thank lmb500
Reviewed 18 August 2016

I thought the food was very good and more authentic than a lot of other Thai places I have been to. The service was very good as well.

Thank JustNOZ
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

A clean restaurant with interesting decor and the food is good... Not the greatest Thai food I've ever had (I'm still searching for truly great Thai food in the DMV area) but definitely good. Most recently I had the Chicken Satay (appetizer) and the Drunken...More

Thank MGreen0001
Reviewed 4 August 2016

I generally stick with simple dishes when trying new restaurants, and Galae Thai's take on Pad Thai with shrimp was a delicious and beautifully-presented answer to that request. The shrimp were delicate and flavorful, and the noodles and morsels of tofu were delicious as well....More

Thank RouxTheDay
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Almost didn't go in. TA said it was closed, posted hours of 11:00 am - 3:00 pm. This is wrong, they are open until 10 pm. Ordered the coconut soup. It was very good. Sushi was good.

Thank wjeffa10
Reviewed 28 June 2016

This place is near our place and one of our favorites to eat when we go to the movie, or want to go for a quick lunch/dinner. Our favorite dishes are Drunken Noodle, Pad Thai, Pad See-ew, PhiPhi Island, and more. The place is nice,...More

Thank T N
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1.14 km away
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 215 Swamp Fox Rd, Alexandria, VA 22314-4689
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria>  > Eisenhower East
  • Neighbourhood: Eisenhower East
  • Phone Number: 703.960.1606-7
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