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Thai Chef's Restaurant New Plymouth

201 Devon Street East | Cbd, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
+64 6-758 1535
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“thai food” (22 reviews)
“crispy pork” (5 reviews)
“red curry” (3 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
201 Devon Street East | Cbd, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I have been going here since Thai Chefs (NP) opened in Taranaki. It is the most consistently delicious restaurant in New Plymouth. Last night a friend and I visited - Sam and Kay always greet us with joyful happiness and kindness. Their hospitality is amazing...More

1  Thank Tiere S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is one of the places where I receive #happiness. Sensational Thai food that never fails to make me happy, it's fresh, flamboyant and zesty! We love the fragrant herbs and the seafood. Thai food fused with New Zealand wine. We love the asian #generousity and the #amazing #people. The...More

1  Thank olenawilliamsfoodie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I quite often come here, its our go to for a cheat night. I often take out of town friends here too and they have never been dissapointed! Kay and the team are very friendly and the service is exceptional! Our fave...More

1  Thank Tripit-Travel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly staff, delicious food and prices are great for the amount of food you get. Royal Nuts (Suicide Bomber) is my absolute fave. Highly recommend!

1  Thank shawneelee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food here is always delicious with fantastic service. Loads of options to cater for everyone but the dim sum are always a must for me.

1  Thank panda5886
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I regularly go to this place. Food is amazing, and the staff are always so friendly and helpful. Best Thai restaurant in NP!

1  Thank mikebrophy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Such a great menu, food and service is always amazing, I have been many times and have never been disappointed

1  Thank Roving60299990590
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter and I have come to Thai Chef on many occasions for lunch. We love the service, great choice on the menu, the atmosphere and most of all the service. I also grab a Famous Chicken (takeaway) when the family requests take out. The...More

1  Thank Sherpa58688374942
Reviewed 3 November 2018

We had a seafood volcanoe wrapt in tin foil served on a sizzling plate - it was really nice, but way too hot, especially having ordered mild.... our other dish was a lamb one - again it was way too hot and the flavours weren’t...More

1  Thank Na0miNZ
Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

All ways good and fast had a great night at Thai chef nice spicy red curry and chicken satay will be back

1  Thank Odyssey821927
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$17
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 Devon Street East | Cbd, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand (Formerly Thai Chef)
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Taranaki Region  >  New Plymouth
  • Phone Number: +64 6-758 1535
  • E-mail
The Famous Award Thai restaurant in New Plymouth - The Thai Chef's restaurant was awarded the prestige "Thai Select" PREMIUM by the Thai Prime Minister H.E. Yingluck Shinawatra on March 24, 2013 in recognition of their high quality and authenticity of Royal Thai Cuisine.Now you be the judge...... We deliver to most motels in New Plymouth, but Takeouts available.BYO Wine only as well as fully licensed.Private Function up to 60 people.Extensive premium winelists at reasonable price.
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