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Thai Chef's Restaurant Parnell

#280 of 1,773 Restaurants in Auckland
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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68 Parnell Road | Parnell, Auckland 1052, New Zealand
+64 9-354 3489
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17:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
Mon - Fri 12:30 - 14:00
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Auckland
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25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

On Valentines day we deside to eat something nice and different,but because it was a busy day at work and we were quite tired,we choose to buy the food and took it home. It was, again,the most delicious,fresh,and tasty dinner ever!!!!! Very enjoyable and well served too. PS. Great attention from the staff who always make us feel welcome ☺

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Thank Adriana V
New Plymouth, New Zealand
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017

I got take out Thai food. Very friendly, very quick (only 10 mins from phone call to pickup) and excellent food with fresh, high quality veges. Highly recommended.

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Thank FromTheNakiNZ
Melbourne, Australia
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65 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Some great meals here such as the chefs specials, whole fish and chicken .Dont mind about the fun meal names just enjoy them specially liked the fried prawn cakes entree. Good wine choices matching Thai food such as New Zealand pinot gris. Limited desserts was a little bit concerning but will go back. Easy parking out the back was a... More 

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Thank rvator
Azerbaijan
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8 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Have gone a few times in the last year. Always served good food with a smile. And 2 for 1 Mondays make it one of the best priced places in Parnell. Lots to love here!

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Thank HeRateYou
Napier, New Zealand
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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2017

Having read other reviews complaining about the service I did not know what to expect when we dined at this establishment in January 2017, particularly during the silly season. It was not a grab one voucher visit. However it was well worth the visit. The service was very attentive and pleasant. No arguments. The Larb Gai was very good. The... More 

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Thank Mark L
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

I went with my husband for dinner tonight and we got a deal on the Grab One voucher for two mains and rice.. we asked the wait staff if fried rice was part of the deal and she clearly said yes. we ordered one red wine and one beer in addition to the menu. However, when we went to pay... More 

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Thank Simran L
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

I want to add on top of what Hasenag mentioned in his review. I second his opinion on Grabone. The exact words mentioned in the Grabone coupon were " Valid for all items excluding whole fish. No BYO. Max 2 coupons per visit (must be same 2 coupons)." It has been mentioned as "must be same 2 coupons", i brought... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

They have one of the finest Thai food in Auckland. I would definitely recommend. The only problem I had was dealing with their store manager when we had a query all she wanted was that we call/email her boss in Napier. But finally some one else in the store helped us out.

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Thank Hasenag
NattachaiChang, Owner at Thai Chef's Restaurant Parnell, responded to this review

Hi Thank you for your business. I have heard from our staffs in Auckland. As it said on the Grabone conditions before you purchased the deal, it already stated only 2 vouchers can be used a a single time per visit but you were trying to use 3 vouchers. The Grabone deal is Two for One voucher, so in reality... More 

Palmerston North, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand
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45 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016

This restaurant is a quaint little place that is very handy to the rest of the Parnell shops and the food that they served was delicious. We had several dishes that were cooked and seasoned to perfection for us and all the staff were extremely friendly and helpful. I would go back here in an instance and I can't recommend... More 

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Thank Tuwhare
Hamilton & Waikato Region, New Zealand
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39 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

We had an excellent meal here, very tasty dishes and the restaurant is very well designed and decorated and did not feel overlooked and friendly staff - watch out for the big portions :)

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$12 - US$18
Cuisine
Asian, Thai
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
12:30 - 14:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 68 Parnell Road | Parnell, Auckland 1052, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Auckland
  • Phone Number: +64 9-354 3489
Description
The Awards Winning Thai restaurant, The Thai Select Premium was awarded in 2011 by the Royal Thai Government for the recognition of their highest standard and their authenticity of Thai Cuisine. Free Plenty Parking at rear, BYOW & Fully Licensed, Takeaway & Delivery, Private function rooms 1x50pp & 1x18pp, our menu is EXTRAORDINARY THAI CUISINE.

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