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Thai Chef's Restaurant Wellington

1 Blair Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-385 4535
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (25 reviews)
“green curry” (11 reviews)
“panang” (4 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Asian, Thai, Street Food, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 Blair Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 271 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Me and my partner ordered a take away meal online tonight. It arrived to our Motel on time and lovely and hot. The wonderful delivery guy even delivered it to our room door which was so appreciated. The meal was absolutely delicious!!

Thank raewynwalker
Reviewed 12 October 2017

I have been here on several occasions, and have found the food great. I have liked it enough to even order it for the team at work, everyone has loved it. I would recommend the restaurant to any friend. Nice clean place to have dinner...More

Thank tuspan
Reviewed 8 September 2017

I had the nam tok nua which was very good and the lab moo which was excellent. Service was very good, nice folks working there. Reminded me of home for sure.

Thank ScottMcColley
Reviewed 4 September 2017

My husband and I dined at the Thai Chef recently on a Friday night. The waiting staff were very friendly, polite and attentive (but not intrusive) The menu had plenty to choose from.The wait time was relatively short and our meals were really delicious. A...More

Thank Glenis and Juli... C
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

We visited this attractively decorated restaurant with our two kids and they enjoyed it as much as us. The portions were very big and the food delicious. The location is near the waterfront and Tepapa, so handy for tourists. Staff friendly and prices good. Due...More

Thank C3P0
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Fantastic food! Definitely returning! Haven't found a good Thai restaurant in Wellington that isn't prohibitively expensive for an every day takeaway/ dine in. Staff were lovely! They did bring out some of our meals at different times than requested ie. A few entrees came out...More

Thank Gori_inwellington
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Let's make this simple. If you like Thai cuisine you have to go here. If you have never tried Thai food then it is the best place to start. The staff were excellent, friendly and polite. The hardest part of the experience was trying to...More

Thank tuffalan
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Vege & tofu panga curry was phenomenal! Creamy and delicious. The staff are friendly and polite. Great big round tables - fab for groups and a BYo

Thank Peoplesmeat
Reviewed 10 August 2017

We are real Thai food fans, and this restaurant is way and above our favorite in Wellington. The atmosphere and decor are good, the food is excellent and so is the service. We have never had a bad meal in all the times we have...More

Thank marygray0908
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Love Thai chef! Staff are friendly, gpod prices and great food. Really good place for a BYO. Went there for work and order the classic kiwi with roti sides. Dish came with coconut rice and was around $30. Brilliant flavours!

Thank Daniel F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Blair Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 4-385 4535
  • E-mail
The Award Thai Restaurant in Wellington - The Thai Chef's restaurant was awarded "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.....Deliveries & TakeoutsFully licensed.Lunch Tuesday to FridayDinner 7 nights
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