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Charming Thai

148 East Street | East Street Beside Farmers, Ashburton, Canterbury Region, South Island, Ashburton 7700, New Zealand
+64 3-308 5885
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (13 reviews)
“satay” (4 reviews)
“thai food” (2 reviews)
Opens in 12 min
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
148 East Street | East Street Beside Farmers, Ashburton, Canterbury Region, South Island, Ashburton 7700, New Zealand
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Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Was there many times, it's only until the recent visit that I order the same soup which has an vegetarian option, the staff remind me there's shrimp paste in it, so that she recommend another real vege one. It's kind of her to remind that,...More

Thank ChewMongW
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

Food tast excellent. Price reasonable and portion for adult quite enough. Not so spicy, even children can eat.

Thank Maggie L
Reviewed 19 July 2018

Loved the food and friendly service. The most perfectly cooked prawns I’ve ever eaten. The presentation of the food was also superb, and the garnishes were edible, such as flowers carved from fresh carrot. The portion sizes were generous, we eat out regularly and don’t...More

Thank SmileyN21
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Service friendly and efficient. Price were reasonable. Food was excellent. Bustling with people but the food service was fast. Highly recommend !! We will be back with the whole family.

Thank Cara G
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Delicious food, great service and full of customers - dining in and taking away. Definitely worth the visit. Pad Thai, prawn twisters, wontons, spring rolls, fried rice with beef, lemon grass chicken. All recommended. Kids happily devoured all the meals. Not to mention the Seafood...More

Thank TravelMum84
Reviewed 1 July 2018

Fantastic value, excellent service and so welcoming. Extrensive menu that is very reasonably priced. Can't recommend Charming Thai highly enough.

Thank mum2three12
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

They sell delicious food to eat for sharing, The Pad Thai is a nice one. The service is good and the restaurant also clean. Me as tourist got many information from the waiter.

Thank Bryan W
Reviewed 14 May 2018

Was out to lunch at my fathers favourite eatery in Ashburton. Was here about 5/6 years ago and nothing has changed. Food is fabulous and the staff are really great and helpful. Good food at a good price.

Thank Mik1eG
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

Great food at a reasonable price. Excellent staff who checked we were ready for our mains following the shared combination entree. The food comes out quick & consistent quality. A family favourite

Thank LisaN3281
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Delicious food. Fresh flavours. Yummy seafood. Comfortable family atmosphere. Friendly service. We really appreciated the vegetarian and GF options, and option to BYO wine as we had a special bottle we were looking forward to. Aussies especially please note the only acceptable form of ID...More

Thank Christina S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 148 East Street | East Street Beside Farmers, Ashburton, Canterbury Region, South Island, Ashburton 7700, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Ashburton
  • Phone Number: +64 3-308 5885
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