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Orchid Thai Cuisine

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Asian, Thai
74-5555 Kaiwi St, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-3193
+1 808-327-9437
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“curry” (15 reviews)
“thai food” (25 reviews)
“summer rolls” (8 reviews)
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74-5555 Kaiwi St, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-3193
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Orchid Thai resides in a modest, light Industrial area just off the top end of Ali Drive. It is a modest store front restaurant, clearly a family run business, and always— always— busy. It is always busy because it is consistently the best Thai restaurant...More

Thank Sam M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I loved the noodle dish I had. Was very good. Service was great. Parking was tough. Place was empty.

Thank Teri L
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

One man (father?) was run off his feet while a teenage boy and girl on staff did nothing to help just sat there chatting and occasionally saying something to the kitchen. The food was OK. Its was prepared locally but did not have a good...More

Thank fufyfhhfhf
Reviewed 1 July 2017

This family owned business is very consistent is serving quality Thai cuisine! The region of Thailand where they came from has the best tasting recipes that are delicious! I have enjoyed every meal I've had here, or ordered to take out.

Thank AlohaNitaL
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Ask for Charlie. The egg plant dish is great, also the pada chicken on a stick, get the 6 version. Anything on the menu is great, order the jasmine tea.

Thank Jeffrey O
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Charlie, the owner, is hands on, making this one of the best dining experiences I have ever had. Food is excellent, the place is very clean, decorated in amazing pictures and sculptures, gives you a taste of his beautiful country. Prices are very affordable, and...More

Thank Sissierae
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

Don't bother. Service was poor. Portions were small. Lame presentation. 6 tiny tasteless shrimp rolls for 11.95 served by one latex glove on by a man who didn't want to be there.

Thank Steven W
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Everything is always fresh and delicious. Love the pumpkin curry, pad thai, summer and spring rolls. Not fast food, but well worth the wait

Thank 808mccracken
Reviewed 2 February 2017

We have dined here a few times with family and friends, and the food is consistently good. You can bring your own wine. Prices are reasonable. All the dishes we have tried have been very good. Loved their chicken satay.

Thank Jane923
Reviewed 15 January 2017

We stopped here because we needed a quick meal. We ordered various noodle dishes because we thought they'd be quick. The place was about 1/3 full - just a few tables were seated ahead of us and most of those folks already had their meals...More

Thank darylqu
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:45 PM
5:00 PM - 8:45 PM
11:00 AM - 2:45 PM
5:00 PM - 8:45 PM
11:00 AM - 2:45 PM
5:00 PM - 8:45 PM
11:00 AM - 2:45 PM
5:00 PM - 8:45 PM
11:00 AM - 2:45 PM
5:00 PM - 8:45 PM
11:00 AM - 2:45 PM
5:00 PM - 8:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 74-5555 Kaiwi St, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-3193
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Island of Hawaii  >  Kailua-Kona
  • Phone Number: +1 808-327-9437
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