We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Kao Thai

8650 Colesville Rd, Silver Spring, MD 20910-3915
+1 301-495-1234
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good44%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (15 reviews)
“red curry” (7 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Asian, Thai
$$ - $$$
8650 Colesville Rd, Silver Spring, MD 20910-3915
Write a Review
Reviews (92)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 92 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was in Silver Spring a few weeks ago for business staying at a hotel nearby. I am not familiar with Thai food with the exception of Pad Thai. I was a bit under the weather during my time in Maryland and I must say...More

1  Thank sevensevenseven
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Plus a humble , accommodating, sweet waitress (the deferential , feminine charm of the Thai ladies) made it a wonderful evening. It's obvious that the chef knows how to make the real thing, but to be on par with other eateries, the food is beautifully...More

1  Thank Keydawn
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had a nice dinner at Kao Thai... great food and great service. The food was spiced well to eat taste. Two of us had fried rice and it was super.

Thank restandrelax84
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Looking for takeout near the Doubletree Hotel, and, having been rebuffed by the elderly patriarch on guard at Sergio's, in the basement of the hotel ("We have no knives and forks," he said, so I guess diners eat pasta with their fingers), Kao Thai was...More

Thank Andrew K
Reviewed 18 March 2017

The smells of Kao Thai hit me in the face when we opened the door! This restaurant did not disappoint! We started with veggie wontons. We wolfed them down quickly! I had veggie red curry jae that was to die for! The thought of drinking...More

Thank cdjones
Reviewed 12 February 2017

I heard good things about Kao Thai about a year ago. Since then, I've made it a point to try and work in lunch at Kao Thai when I'm going to be in Silver Spring. Restaurant is clean, staff friendly and the lunch food portions...More

Thank noori_8
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

This place is great! I had pat thai and it was so juicy and flavorful. The staff was so welcoming and the price incredibly cheap especially if you get the lunch deals.

Thank maris235
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

We always enjoy our food when we eat here. Our favorites are the drunken noodles, the penang curry and the mango sticky rice.

Thank Ayo A
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

My husband and I each had a different type of curry and thought they were excellent. I had the veggie jungle curry and thought the flavors were very nuanced. The spicy level was great and to order, I had spicy five and thought they did...More

Thank esopus35
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the Courtyard hotel nearby and took the Metro into D.C. for a visit to the Smithsonian. We came back and, based on the reviews here, came to indulge our cravings for Thai food. It had been more than a year since our...More

Thank Christopher C
Nearby Restaurants
La Malinche
123 reviews
.05 km away
McGinty's Public House and Restaurant
161 reviews
.16 km away
All Set Restaurant and Bar
99 reviews
.11 km away
Nearby Attractions
Silver Spring Library
35 reviews
.37 km away
Downtown Silver Spring Market
19 reviews
.64 km away
Silver Spring Civic Center
14 reviews
.24 km away
Gateway to NOAA
8 reviews
.57 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Kao Thai staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:30 - 21:30
11:00 - 15:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 15:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 15:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 15:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 15:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8650 Colesville Rd, Silver Spring, MD 20910-3915
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Montgomery County  >  Silver Spring
  • Phone Number: +1 301-495-1234