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The Thai

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80 Waterfront Drive, Mangonui, New Zealand
+64 9-406 1220
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“thai food” (21 reviews)
“pork” (5 reviews)
“red curry” (3 reviews)
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
80 Waterfront Drive, Mangonui, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had dinner here recently and thoroughly enjoyed our meal.Situated on the beautiful waterfront at Mangonui.....we sat outside on a balmy EAster evening.Good food very friendly helpful service.Recommended.

Thank molly215
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great menu. Had the awesome pork green curry. Partner had seafood dish which was awesome. Good service. Def go here again

Thank Orangebik
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Some of the best Thai food I’ve tasted in NZ. Great flavours, with dine in or out option. Bookings are essential for this popular restaurant and remember to put your takeaway orders in early. (Often a half hour wait but well worth it 😊)

1  Thank Sue1059420
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The best Thai meal I’ve had in NZ. The Bami Goreng was so tasty and full of flavour. The staff were friendly and the prices were very reasonable. I’ll be back here again next time I’m in Mangonui!

1  Thank Kristina H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The half hour drive to reach the best restaurant in the whole of the Far North is not a problem when we know that whatever we order, we will leave with happy satisfaction that it was money well spent, and always look forward to the...More

1  Thank paree465
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The good reviews did not disappoint, the service and quality of the food was excellent! The portions were very generous.

2  Thank David_Toronto99
Reviewed 17 March 2018

We ate at "the Thai" last evening and were well pleased at the quality of food and the service. My wife had "Sizzling Seafood" and I "Paewhenua Island" and shared a sticky rice. We cleaned our plates and agreed just about the right helpings for...More

2  Thank JoeCNewZealand
Reviewed 10 March 2018

Can be very busy so suggest booking if your really wanting to dine here .The staff were very friendly and helpful discussing our likes and dislikes .Great flavours

2  Thank freddie855
Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

Excellent food and the service is 10/10. The view is beautiful, great place for dining in or takeaways .

2  Thank nakigirlz2016
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Don't just look in..'BOOK IN'.... if it doesn't suit to Dine in, then try their 'Take Away's' Sooooo damn good!... TRY IT... This is a very popular & busy Restaurant....make sure you book early..

2  Thank kyrraps
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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, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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
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