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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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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good25%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“thai food” (75 reviews)
“drunken noodles” (22 reviews)
“curry” (33 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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75-5705 Kuakini Hwy, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-1716
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lunch today, motivated to try by my Asian wife and by good reviews on Trip Advisor. Service fast friendly 8/10. Ambience 6/10 tourist tacky needs updating unfortunately. Food very average Green curry 5/10 and a ground beef salad 5/10 taste. Thai ice tea excellent. Overall...More

Thank TFSCalgary
Ailyn O, Manager at Krua Thai Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Aloha! Thank you for your honest review. At Krua we are static and happy to serve all our tourist customers for almost 10 years. We have past customers come visit us each year, from all around the world, however we truly are proud to serve...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The service can be great and sometimes you wonder why you came back again. The volcano chicken is to die for.

Thank BobZeller
Reviewed 13 May 2018

After eating on the "Strip" one night, we decided that parking and restaurant prices there were just too much. We found Krua Thai and enjoyed it so much that we ate there four times during our week on the Big Island, trying numerous things on...More

Thank facelessdrone2005
Ailyn O, Manager at Krua Thai Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 14 May 2018

Aloha! Much Mahalo for the review and truly happy that you’ve enjoyed your meals throughout your stay.

Reviewed 6 April 2018

Side street, up a block from beach, but food was downtown good; the Tom krauw coconut soup especially so.

Thank dinobonz2
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

I loved the atmosphere of this restaurant. The food was really good and came out hit and fresh. Even the restroom was decorated attractively and was very clean.

Thank Yippie-Yi-O
Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

Kind of sums up the entire experience. I’ve had far better Thai food elsewhere, although the Tum Yum soup was very good. We had two duck dishes. The Volcano duck was fairly lean and done well. Vegetables served with the dish were stone cold. Didn’t...More

Thank JohntheLast
Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

Some reviews about this restaurant mention that the plates are lacking flavour. That’s absurd! We had a two different red curries as main course and three different appetizers; all the plates ware delicious! The portions were big (we were entirely full, so we couldn’t ask...More

Thank Raymond H
Krua, Manager at Krua Thai Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 3 March 2018

Aloha Raymond, we’re glad you enjoyed your meal. Yes, our curries are very popular. Much Mahalo for your rating.

Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Red curry is really good, don't miss the Thai tea. From great food to warm service, stop here when visit Kona

Thank live2Spalove2travel
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

My husband and I stopped here for a quick dinner. We ordered the crab lagoon appetizer and split a Panang Curry. Best Panang ever. We ordered it medium and plenty tangy for me. If it were not very rude, I might have licked that plate...More

Thank Barbara F
Reviewed 19 February 2018

The lunch menu here is a great deal for the area, and the green curry chicken was delicious. The salad included had a peanut dressing, just so you know. Went back a second time. If you are in Kailua-Kona for an extended period of time,...More

Thank _Travel123er-
Krua, Manager at Krua Thai Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2018

We think so our selves, thank you for coming. It’s another alternative to a HEALTHIER lunch to dine and go. Have you tried it with sticky rice? It’s delish. Thanks for mentioning the lunch card, it’s our way of saying thank you for being our...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • 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, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
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: +1 808-327-5782
  • E-mail
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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