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Thai Tara

111 Vivian Street | Te Aro, Wellington, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-384 4092
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good25%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (7 reviews)
“green curry” (5 reviews)
“tom yum soup” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
111 Vivian Street | Te Aro, Wellington, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We all were vegetarian and no eggs too Cuisine good options for Vegetarian. Soup Tom yam good, starters spring rolls had no filling. Main course Tried was green curry, penang curry with fried Rice. We like the taste. Be careful to order your level of...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Minalshah64
Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

The food here is great and their $10 lunch deal makes them one of the best value for money places to go. Really nice staff and environment!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank AnthonyC5411
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

This is by far the best Thai restaurant in Wellington among the Thai restaurants that we've tried.Thai hot level spiciness is too hot though. Don't order that spicy level unless you know what you're ordering. Tom Yum soup is really nice. Som Tum salad is...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Mad_Computerist
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

Wouldn’t have discovered this hidden gem if it hadn’t been for a colleague who was adamant it was worth a try - thoroughly enjoyed the authentic food, great value and attentive service.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Noel L
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Their 10$ lunch is a great deal. The pad Thai and crispy pork dishes are delicious. Handy location, nice environment and friendly staff. I’d totally recommend this restaurant.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank jessicar287
Reviewed 8 July 2018

Friendly and excellent service! Have been here a few times now and it's easily my favourite Thai restaurant in Wellington! Love the green curry and angel wings! Highly recommend.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank jlpoit1992
Reviewed 7 June 2018

We visited as a result of our son giving us a Groupon voucher. The food, service and costs by far exceeded our expectations. Both our dishes were very tasty with fresh vegetables. A low cost BYO charge a bonus. This would be one of the...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Zoe S
Reviewed 25 May 2018

Excellent service, they managed to squeeze my order in ahead of the big group, even though I was not booked and I arrived after them! Plenty of great choices of the menu, best Thai I've had in the vicinity. Will be back

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank TonyW3588
Reviewed 30 March 2018

This covers our last couple of visits, with more focus on last night. Having also been to a nearby Asian restaurant recently, it really helped to highlight the great food and low prices at Thai Tara (which in sometimes written as Thaitara depending on where...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank glennomeister
Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

Really we couldn’t have asked for a better meal. Green curry and cashew vegetarian dish (very fresh and not over cooked vegs). Then intriguing little rice balls in sweet slightly warm coconut milk to finish up. The waitress could have used some help as the...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank annoyf
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$17
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 111 Vivian Street | Te Aro, Wellington, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Greater Wellington  >  Wellington
  • Phone Number: +64 4-384 4092
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