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) #77 of 217 Restaurants in Monterey €€ - €€€ Asian, Thai
731 Munras Ave, Monterey, CA 93940-3138
+1 831-655-9797
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good47%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (12 reviews)
“pad see ew” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
Asian, Thai
€€ - €€€
731 Munras Ave, Monterey, CA 93940-3138
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1 - 10 of 79 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is a elephant themed restaurant. Plenty of elephants to go around! Food was really good. Yellow curry was spicy enough and taste great.

Thank Ravi C
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Is it amazing? No. It's a small eatery with simple Thai. The pad Thai was good. The soup had a broth not like others I've had. The yellow curry also a different flavor. The staff were nice. I'm not doing cartwheels. It was priced fair...More

Thank boobot1
Reviewed 2 April 2017

This was within walking distance of my hotel and I'm a big fan of Thai food. When they ask level of spicy on a scale of 1 - 5 veer on the side of caution unless you really like spicy hot foods. I said 3...More

Thank DS9MW
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

I personally judge a Thai restaurant by its Tom Yum soup. This one was exceptionally disappointing. The broth was thin, too vinegary, and nothing like I'm used to. Too many vegetables. Also, no coconut milk. I also tried the papaya salad (too vinegary, not crispy),...More

1  Thank SalsaFresca
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

We visited this restaurant tonight last minute. The host was most accommodating. I cannot compliment the food enough. It was absolutely delious. We all ordered different things and each dish was as good.The portions were generous and it was reasonably priced . Will definitely go...More

Thank Elaine H
Reviewed 25 January 2017

I had planned to eat in; however, the wait was too long for my schedule. I ordered my food to go. Nice selection on menu. Would have gone back a second day; however, they are closed on Tuesdays.

Thank Robert E C
Reviewed 6 January 2017

If you are looking for an affordable and great tasting lunch or dinner with excellent customer service then you need to try Krua Thai. My family has eaten at this restaurant many times and it is one of our favorites. I also try to sneak...More

Thank Angie B
Reviewed 11 December 2016

My husband and I (both vegans) thoroughly enjoyed this restaurant. I had the ginger tofu, my husband, the mosaman tofu - both were delicious. The atmosphere was soothing and the staff very helpful.

Thank TaryVanstone
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Ate here several times while visiting Monterey and we enjoyed every mouthful. The food was superb, the place had a great ambience and the service was excellent. Would highly recommend.

Thank Yorkshire_lad_MOT
Nudi S, Manager at KRUA Thai, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2016

Thank you

Reviewed 16 October 2016

Enjoyed our visit to KRUA; a nice small restaurant that was full for a week day lunch. I had the special shrimp satay skewers, very tasty. A nice Thai beer to go with it made a great lunch.

Thank jerjon
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 731 Munras Ave, Monterey, CA 93940-3138
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Monterey
  • Phone Number: +1 831-655-9797
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