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Ruan Thai

811 William Hilton Pkwy, Hilton Head, SC 29928-3442
+1 843-785-8575
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (84 reviews)
“spring rolls” (28 reviews)
“drunken noodles” (25 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
811 William Hilton Pkwy, Hilton Head, SC 29928-3442
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Visited Ruan Thai again after a year, and the experience was still excellent. Went on a Saturday night - made reservations, and glad we did. The restaurant isn't all that large, and it was packed. Good service and great food. My wife had sweet and...More

Thank rgc1600
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed this restaurant again & especially like the quiet atmosphere as well as excellent service & the presentation of the food.

Thank moomoos2013
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's our favorite, "must go to" place, whenever we visit. Great food, service and atmosphere. Decent price/value for a full sit down restaurant.

Thank charleskJ7874BQ
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We eat here every time we visit HH. However, the quality of food and attention to detail seems to have gone downhill. We won't be back.

Thank Morethananapp
Reviewed 25 November 2017

Ruan Thai has excellent food at a reasonable price and a nice ambience. However we were disappointed one evening with very slow service. It appeared that the staff was limited that night. We hope it was a one-time event, since we have frequented this restaurant...More

Thank tripjk
Reviewed 21 November 2017

We ordered the food, and when it came out there was a lot of oil in the basil chicken. We asked for no oil in the dishes and then we asked why oil was in the food. Their response was, "Sorry we can't control how...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

Started with sharing the combination plate which is chicken satay, pot stickers, spring rolls and fried wontons with dipping sauces. I had a soft shell crab stir fry and wifey had a chicken ginger stir fry. We brought our own wine which incurred a $10...More

Thank Mac S
Reviewed 12 November 2017

I am a fan of Thai food and this was one of the best I have visited. Very good wine list at fair prices--surprised to find many Oregon wines. Everything we had was excellent from the fresh summer rolls with peanut sauce to the rice...More

Thank Bruce B
Reviewed 20 October 2017

I heard about this restaurant from the gentleman who does my nails when I mentioned to him that I hadn't been to a good Thai restaurant on the Island. He highly recommended Ruan Thai saying he often got food to-go there. I finally went upon...More

Thank Laynie W
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Lunchtime menu fit the bill for hubby and me.... each of us ordering something different from the menu each of the 2 times we dined at Ruan Thai while vacationing. Veggies were fresh, prepared in delicate, delicious sauces with meals beautifully presented. Next trip we'll...More

Thank suncatcher363
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31 July 2017|
Response from Anil W | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so!!!
Donna M
17 March 2017|
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Response from TrpReviwr | Reviewed this property |
We visited last week and there was a children's menu printed on the regular menu. My 8-year old ordered chicken nuggets and fries from it. There were also some Thai dishes on the children's menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 811 William Hilton Pkwy, Hilton Head, SC 29928-3442
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Hilton Head
  • Phone Number: +1 843-785-8575
  • E-mail
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