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Opal Thai- MOVED

66-460 Kamehameha Hwy, Suite C, Haleiwa, Oahu, HI 96712-1468
+1 808-381-8091
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (166 reviews)
“lettuce wraps” (26 reviews)
“larb” (20 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
66-460 Kamehameha Hwy, Suite C, Haleiwa, Oahu, HI 96712-1468
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1 - 10 of 485 reviews

Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

We read so many reviews on Yelp and TripAdvisor about this place! We were craving Thai food and were excited. We waited a little bit since the place is small. When we were seated, we waited for a while with no menus. We got our...More

Thank Stephanie B
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

My family and I had dinner at Opal's. We have lived in LA and NYC, and so have been fortunate to enjoy great Thai cuisine before. Opal's (the proprietor) food compares very well to the best Thai restaurants in those cities. Opal and his son...More

Thank Anand K
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Opal's is a favorite whenever we visit Haleiwa. Opal, the proprietor, works tirelessly and is in control of all aspects of the dining experience. He greets each guest with a smile and a warm handshake, hugs the babies, and pats children on the head. As...More

Thank djsmd
Reviewed 4 June 2017

We learned about Opal Thai through diners drive-ins and dives and have been fans of the restaurant since day one. The owner opened our palates to flavors we were previously unaccustomed to. We love this place and while it can get very busy here, it's...More

1  Thank Margaret T
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

A friend of mine introduced me to Opal's a few years back. Ever since, I've considered it a staple of Haleiwa. The food is not only good, and authentic, but the service is quite friendly and not only will the owner come around and chat...More

Thank ZeeGee808
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Opal, is a character. He offered to take care of us, after a short interview of our likes dislikes, spice level, allergies etc, we had the most amazing meal ever. The flavors of the Larb started us off, best Thai appetizer I have ever had....More

Thank Alan G
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Every time I visit Haleiwa it is a must to eat at Opal's. Warning: he doesn't let you order. He will just make you something. You never know what he will charge either. Also, there is always a wait. All that to say, it is...More

Thank Brandon B
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Opal is hilarious and memorable. He loves to share his knowledge of Thai food and will greet you with questions on your previous Thai food experiences. I think he waits on every single table so you are sure to meet him. Don't even attempt to...More

Thank RMarieS
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

My son and his family visited here last evening with friends. They raved about the food. My husband and I only had a couple of days left to visit the island so we decided that we needed to have this experience ourselves. We made reservations...More

Thank Ceenan
Reviewed 21 October 2016

We try to make time to drive to the north shore to eat at Opal Thai and it's never a disappointment This time he fixed us some good fish, chicken skewers, papaya salad, yellow curry and one of his good noodle dishes with shrimp. Always...More

Thank PCGal
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:45 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:45 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:45 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:45 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:45 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 66-460 Kamehameha Hwy, Suite C, Haleiwa, Oahu, HI 96712-1468
  • Location: United States  >  Hawaii (HI)  >  Oahu  >  Haleiwa
  • Phone Number: +1 808-381-8091
Full service BYOB
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