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Sam Phao Thai Cuisine

1019 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314-2922
+1 703-548-3736
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good41%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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“thai food” (8 reviews)
“curry” (6 reviews)
“shrimp” (8 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1019 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314-2922
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Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

With free parking within a short walking distance and located along a popular section of King Street, this place should not be missed. Sit and enjoy some great dishes while people watching from inside this often over-looked restaurant. Service is always friendly and fast and...More

Thank Dawn S
Reviewed 24 May 2016

Small, tightly packed restaurant but were very accommodating for our business meeting of 12. Lunch was quickly served and the meal was very good - lots of vegetables and tofu (for those looking for those type of things) and the spice level was pretty good...More

Thank BoCoMoTiger
Reviewed 21 March 2016

We were looking for authentic Thai in a cozy atmosphere. This place was perfect in both aspects. The restaurant is small and tucked into a row of businesses on an eclectic street in Old Town. The service was friendly and helpful - the food was...More

Thank MississippiMum
Reviewed 13 January 2016

Consistently good Thai food and service; perhaps the best choice on the Old Town King Street corridor. The only complaint: given its Old Town location, is that you have to be prepared to contend with finding a nearby parking space. Otherwise, go, go, go!

Thank Taurusean
Reviewed 27 December 2015 via mobile

We walked here from the Hilton Hotel on a rainy night and were pleased that we did. It was very quiet throughout Old Town Alexandria and we were the only people in the restaurant. They have a good selection of starters and we enjoyed a...More

Thank Mutiny
Reviewed 13 December 2015

This is small place and easy to miss among al the bigger restaurants of Old Town. The food is good and the service friendly. The portions are a bit on the small side so we'll probably order more next time.

Thank persteff81
Reviewed 4 November 2015 via mobile

This is worth the trip from the metro station. The trolly was an easy ride from the metro and almost curb to curb. The food was fresh and the ingredients from the Thai region.

1  Thank Boeuf49
Reviewed 1 November 2015

The food was excellent, the service great, the atmosphere nice, and the price outstanding! If you want Thai, this is the place to go.

Thank DaveDC123
Reviewed 28 October 2015

I love this spot! I eat here weekly for lunch (had it today in fact), and then dinner when I'm out and about in Old Town. I can't get enough of their curries (especially the Panang) and other dishes I've tried have been excellent. My...More

Thank April H
Reviewed 10 October 2015

A very well priced, small Thai restaurant which provides authentic Thai food in good portions in a fairly simple environment. I loved the noddle dished I have tried there. Good service too. Excellent value for money.

Thank west1983
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1019 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314-2922
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria
  • Phone Number: +1 703-548-3736
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