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Red Crab Thai Restaurant

149 Ocean View Road, Auckland, Waiheke Island 1081, New Zealand
+64 9-372 9185
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good47%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“thai food” (26 reviews)
“red curry” (8 reviews)
“spring rolls” (3 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
149 Ocean View Road, Auckland, Waiheke Island 1081, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A great place to have a casual dinner with friends. Two courses with alcohol for $100 per couple. Service was efficient and friendly.

Thank NicolaFoote
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Excellent Thai Food. My partner had never had Thai before so he was pleasantly supprised. Will definitely come back to dine here again.

2  Thank Shelley C
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

We were delighted with the crisp fresh flavours of the $12.50 lunch menu on the day we arrived on Waiheke, so decided to go with their takeaway menu to watch the rugby at home. The food was,again, deliciously fresh and tasty and three dishes were...More

2  Thank sherylb431
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

Arrived too late for a sit down meal, and was offered the takeaway menu. All 4 of us commented on how good the food tasted.

2  Thank NZ_Rick_n_Kay
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Good place to just relax. The food is good but the view was amazing. It’s a nice place to have a conversation with friends and watch the sun set. Be aware of the restaurant hours. It’s closes during the day and opens back up for...More

2  Thank Anin A
Reviewed 20 June 2018

Nice food,good helpful staff,clean environment and reasonably priced.Good for family or private functions.A must for all.

2  Thank Labasa
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

Staff were really unfriendly. We asked for table to be wiped to which she only half of table. Ordered 2 mains 1 entree. Entree only arrived after all food done.

Thank LauraK3190
Reviewed 13 May 2018

The food is excellent both for vegetarians and meat lovers. Their spring rolls are the best ones I have ever had. Great and efficient service, delicious food and an amazing view of the ocean: I think it's an awesome restaurant.

2  Thank MonFitnessFanatic
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Very good Thai food and efficient, friendly service. The lunch menu was good value and we were lucky to have a table with a great ocean view. Definitely recommended.

2  Thank ianf22
Reviewed 20 March 2018

Not sure I can say much more about this place - it is always good and has excellent veggie choices. They have actually changed the name, but not the decor with large crabs on the walls so I am not sure anyone has really noticed....More

2  Thank Trevor D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, View, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 149 Ocean View Road, Auckland, Waiheke Island 1081, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Waiheke Island
  • Phone Number: +64 9-372 9185
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