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Orchid Thai Cuisine

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74-5555 Kaiwi St, Kailua-Kona, Island of Hawaii, HI 96740-3193
+1 808-327-9437
Today
11:00 - 14:45
17:00 - 20:45
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Mon - Sat 11:00 - 14:45
17:00 - 20:45
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Ocean Shores, Washington
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
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 you are welcome to bring your own bottle, wine glasses and opener are furnished, no... More 

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Thank Sissierae
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4 reviews
Reviewed 6 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.

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Thank Steven W
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
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

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Thank 808mccracken
Kona
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
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.

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Thank Jane923
Bridgewater, New Jersey, United States
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177 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
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 when we sat down. It took a long time for our order to be taken... More 

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Thank darylqu
Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

We love Orchid Thai for lunch, supper or take-out. Wonderful food, great service and reasonable prices. We bring family and friends whenever they visit. Mahalo Orchid Thai!

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Thank Jane-in-Kona
Morton, Illinois
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73 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

Panang currry, papaya salad, summer rolls, fried rice -- all very delicious. A bit pricey -- lunch special was $11.95, decent portions that were filling and included choice of summer or spring rolls and rice. Recommend!

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Thank YPIYCI5
Koenigstein, Germany
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172 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2016

The restaurant is in a business area on the northern edge of Kona (no outside seating). The menu offers a wide selection of Thai specialities. We liked the curries. Service is fast, friendly. The place is our favourite Asian place, when we are in Kona.

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Thank Profigast
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45 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Quick service. Bill was $27 for two dishes!! Kind of expensive. Food was ok. Not sure I will be back here. I think you can get cheaper Thai food and possible better quality at a place in downtown Kona. At least they have lunch specials there.

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Thank Maxine K
Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
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153 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Six of came to share an evening together. We were allowed to bring our own alcohol at no charge. The place was clean, the service excellent, and the prices fair. We had a great time and we're not rushed. Food was traditional Thai and goober

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Thai
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 14:45
17:00 - 20:45
Tuesday
11:00 - 14:45
17:00 - 20:45
Wednesday
11:00 - 14:45
17:00 - 20:45
Thursday
11:00 - 14:45
17:00 - 20:45
Friday
11:00 - 14:45
17:00 - 20:45
Saturday
11:00 - 14:45
17:00 - 20:45
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?