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The Thai Restaurant

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80 Waterfront Drive, Mangonui, New Zealand
+64 9-406 1220
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (16 reviews)
“curry puffs” (4 reviews)
“duck” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Asian, Thai, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
80 Waterfront Drive, Mangonui, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What can you say when the prawn cake literally melts in your mouth & then the rest of the meal just gets better 11/10 Wicked food great service You will want to return! I guarantee it

Thank Lulu H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place was quite busy when we arrived. Lots of glass and a concrete floor made for a lot of noise that was bordering on uncomfortable. The chairs were not the most comfortable to sit on. While the menue was extensive the price of each...More

Thank Tom D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They fit in our group of 5 without a reservation on a busy night. A lot of locals eating here and the food was very good and presented beautifully too. The Tom Kah soup was different than what I'm accustomed to, but, good none the...More

Thank Deannamand
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have eaten in the restaurant and taken food away when it was booked out. Would recommend either. Staff are friendly and knowledgeable.

Thank cribyn2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dined there tonight with friends. Pleased we booked ahead as the restaurant was packed. The waitress was very attentive and knowledgeable, making some good recommendations. She also went the extra mile to make sure one of our party was catered for dietary wise. Two of...More

Thank Wynnis S
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed the food, service was great, food was just awesome. I had the Penang curry, by far the best Penang I have had in New Zealand, in fact probably the best I have had in NZ and Thailand. Great they had a mild,...More

Thank LeanMeanDean
Reviewed 20 April 2017

My Husband and I love Thai Food. We went here and had a chicken and shrimp dish which had beautiful flavors, but were horribly overcooked and rubbery. We complained. Even though we were told that we did not have to pay if we complained right...More

Thank bronzebabe
Reviewed 19 April 2017

We have been to this restaurant several times before and always had good food. This night although the food was flavoursome the Massaman curry was not too good, supposed to be medium heat but was very mild in flavour and the meat was in big...More

Thank retrosoul
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Managed to get a walk in table in this lovely little restaurant (I recommend you book). The good was delicious and with a short waiting time. Courteous staff and reasonable prices and all up it was a very nice dining experience. Thanks team.

Thank petmgr21
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Great place, great food highly recommend. The menu is very extensive and covers all tastes. Great for couples, family & friends.

Thank 111danielle
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Is the Restaurant BYO?
29 November 2016|
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Response from quietimes | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the late reply , they have a full license there , some nice wines :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, View, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 80 Waterfront Drive, Mangonui, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Mangonui
  • Phone Number: +64 9-406 1220