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Lotus Thai Restaurant

137 Tongariro Street, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
+64 7-376 9497
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“thai food” (31 reviews)
“green curry” (10 reviews)
“spring rolls” (8 reviews)
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
137 Tongariro Street, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Four of us dined here at Lotus Thai last night and we all found the quality of the food and the level of service exceptional. From the moment we arrived we were looked after superbly by all of the staff. All of our food choices...More

Thank KiwiDavebr
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really enjoyed our meal here and the staff were lovely and friendly. The food was beautifully presented and delicious.

Thank Solotraveller54
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went on a busy Sunday night. Was very impressed both with the food and the service. All staff were very attentive and worked as a team throughout the evening. Food well presented with multiple choices.

Thank gtlegacy2015
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Get in quickly to dine here, as a For Sale sign was out the front when we decided to stop in here for a thoroughly delightful dinner. Quite a call here, but this may have been the best Thai meal I’ve ever had! Great traditional...More

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

We are always happy with this restaurant, it has changed hands just recently, we were still happy with the food. The staff need to move a little quicker, as we were with a baby we needed to get our order in.the previous staff were good...More

Thank adamsconz
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

We are from Hawke’s Bay and whenever we are in Taupo we make a point to always visit this restaurant. The food is always brilliant and the service is always top standard and we will always come back here. Highly recommend

Thank H3803ZZmikew
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

This place never disappoints. Always a favourite, food is always brilliant, service excellent! Top marks guys

Thank Ky83
Reviewed 26 July 2018

This was always my favourite Thai restaurant but was a bit disappointed after not having visited for awhile. It was lunch but the food was pretty bland and couldn't taste the ginger in it at all. 4 of us had the same meal and the...More

1  Thank TaupoSheryll
Reviewed 24 July 2018

Went with my frends -Locals - wow what a meal, great service, nothing is too much, great flavours and good portions too, highly recommend

1  Thank FoxseeLady
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Our group of eight enjoyed delicious food at this restaurant. It is byo which is even better. You can choose your level of spice and as we like it hot this was perfect.

1  Thank Sally C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 137 Tongariro Street, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Taupo District  >  Taupo
  • Phone Number: +64 7-376 9497
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