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Krua Thai Cuisine

75-5705 Kuakini Hwy, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1716
+1 808-327-5782
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“thai food” (76 reviews)
“curry” (38 reviews)
“drunken noodles” (23 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
75-5705 Kuakini Hwy, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1716
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We ordered Massaman Curry, shrimp Pad-Thai noddles and couple Thai ice teas. I thought it was okay. My husband thought the pad-that was excellent. We did not care much for the curry. Service was good. Prices was moderate for the area. My rating: 3.5

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank HappyPets
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had two dishes: Ono with Panang Curry with veggies and Red curry with Ono. These dishes were paired with a Matua Sauvignon Blanc -2016 which paired well (BYOB) Both dishes were awesome. Great service with Ashely as our server.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank HokieMan80
Ailyn O, Manager at Krua Thai Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Aloha! This sounds splendid we appreciate you dining with us. Will definitely share your good word to Ashley. Mahalo!

Reviewed October 9, 2018 via mobile

There were only four tables, the others couples, but service was SO slow. One service person was busy w a child, obvious a family member... ignoring patrons. Food was good and plentiful. I have been coming here for many years while in town annually. This...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Charles R
Ailyn O, Manager at Krua Thai Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded October 11, 2018

Aloha, thank you for your response. I would like to know at what time you came? Since we open from 11-3/5-9, we may be in the process of “staff lunch”. We never ignore our customers. I’m sure they have greeted and seated you in and...More

Reviewed October 4, 2018

I was very impressed with the good service and friendly staff during our recent take out experience. My girlfriends and I had just flown in and were looking for some good food to eat on the beach during the sunset. The food was extremely spicy...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank SavedbyGrace90
Reviewed October 3, 2018

Got take-out after a long day of tourist activity: Hawaiian pineapple fried rice and vegetables plus tofu sautéed with curry paste. You could smell the fragrant lemongrass the moment we lifted the lid on the container. Not too spicy-hot (they will make it spicier if...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Lattelover54
Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

We have had very good food here. We eat here often and always good service and food. Have tried several dishes and none disappoint. We come back because know what we’re going to get.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank tk4683
Ailyn O, Manager at Krua Thai Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded October 5, 2018

Mahalo! We truly appreciate your continuous support, much love from Krua!

Reviewed September 17, 2018

Stopped in for a quick lunch after landing on Hawaii. Krua Thai filled us up with good food for a reasonable price.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank MackStWgns
Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

We had the panang curry with chicken and the eggplant veggies, both medium spice. The eggplant dish had less eggplant but more other veggies than we anticipated but was delicious. I'd give this 4.5 stars if I could. Only criticism (and it is minor) is...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 360eileen
Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

We chose Krua Thai because of the great reviews and Krua did not disappoint. My drunken noodles were delicious, my wife’s red curry and vegetables were better than what we have back in New York. All the food was fresh and the staff was gracious...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Diego H
Ailyn O, Manager at Krua Thai Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded August 23, 2018

Mahalo Diego! We’re static to read your response and greatly appreciate your feedback.

Reviewed August 19, 2018

As in France, the restaurant packs good food and ambiance, and it appears that they want you to spend a bit of time here. The waiters are very busy and somewhat slow to reach you, or notice you. Although our table was treated in a...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$64
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
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: +1 808-327-5782
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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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