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Thai Chef's Restaurant Wellington

1 Blair Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-385 4535
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good36%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“thai food” (27 reviews)
“green curry” (12 reviews)
“tom yum” (5 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Street Food, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 Blair Street, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Never miss a visit when in Wellington. The food and service is always great. The menu is varied as is the wine list. See you next time

Thank Brenda H
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Stopped in here just for a dessert as some of the group fancied a banana fritter however we were all quite dissapointed. I had the coconut icecream which was just ok.

Thank Racheenz
Reviewed 5 June 2018

Lots of choices and speedy service. Well priced and a small extra fee for stat day. would definitely return.

Reviewed 28 May 2018

I loved this place, from the friendly helpful service, to the great tasty food. It was great being able to control the spiciness of the dishes. I loved the way the food was served too.

Thank cfgnz
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

Great service and food was nice but found that their mild is a bit more medium so if you not into hot keep that in mind

Thank Mrs_Wgtn_Dickson
NattachaiChang, Owner at Thai Chef's Restaurant Wellington, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2018

Thanks Morgen, we've taken your comments to be improved. We're really appreciated your time that you've provided us a review.

Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

We ate at Thai Chef on both Friday and Saturday nights.The noise level was terrible, tables very close together making the dining experience unpleasant.The staff were courteous and apologised about the noise but we had to leave early.The food was very nice but night was...More

Thank Gillian L
Reviewed 11 April 2018

We decided we should have a Thai meal in Wellington before we headed north as we thought we might not get the opportunity to have a Thai meal in Napier which was our next destination, only to discover that the owner of the Wellington restaurant...More

Thank BBTrisha
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Heard this place was amazing! & yes it is. As soon as we walked in, we were immediately greeted by friendly staff. We booked ahead via phone, but arrived early. However we were immediately seated. & the kind waitress gave us menus to peruse through....More

Thank PeleO10
Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

Great location, service and range. There are actually many Thailand restaurants in Wellington which is a big surprise. I love Thai food as lived there for about 17 months and acquired a taste for their dishes. It’s important to note that Thai food in other...More

Reviewed 5 March 2018

The food was delicious and plentiful. The service was speedy and friendly. The décor was nice Bew warned that, unlike others, their hot flavour means hot.

Thank mitsilad
NattachaiChang, Owner at Thai Chef's Restaurant Wellington, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2018

Hi Thanks for your generous comments. We are so delighted to see that we have meet your satisfaction. We are looking forward to seeing you back soon. Chang

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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
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
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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