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Mod Thai

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3/57 Shoal Bay Rd, Shoal Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2315, Australia
+61 2 4981 5552
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Nelson Bay, Australia
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Mod Thai is delicious! I've tried most of the dishes on their menu and they are all equally fresh, quality ingredients and delicious. We mostly order take away and pick up from Nelson Bay, but have dined at the Shoal Bay restaurant once before. It was friendly service and the same hot, fresh, deliciousness. I think the restaurant at Shoal... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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157 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Seated promptly with a smile, and ordered our meals within suitable timeframe. Choices were off the main menu and a separate specials menu which had some seafood options. Restaurant is BYO and they have a small range of beer and soft drinks you can choose from also. I found the stir fry dishes tasty but a little pricey ($18-$19) compared... More 

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1 Thank Craig M
Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very popular restaurant, last Saturday we tried to eat here but it was full. We went back on a Monday. We ordered two dishes from the specials and one from the otherwise small but adequate menu. Each dish was great. The food was fresh, well presented, tasty and generous. Great value. Go back anytime.

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Thank Walter J
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a great feed. Our 2 x waitresses were very friendly and professional. I would highly recommend a feed here while in the bay.. Very tasty and fresh..

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Thank Andrew K
Gosford, Australia
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We just walked in and were so happy we did. The service was great and the food delicious. Thank you so much for a really enjoyable meal.

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Thank Matthew C
Sydney, Australia
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been to this restaurant many times and they never disappoint me. Always find the table for me even on public holidays when they are quite busy. I love the place and will definitely come back again next time I'm there

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1 Thank kate_darek
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

The portions served were quite large, so we had enough leftovers for lunch the next day. Food was tasty and sevice was friendly. There are two Mod Thai restaurants, one opposite the woolies in Nelson Bay, the other opposite Shoal Bay beach.

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1 Thank Zazzy_mushi
Newcastle, Australia
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

Great lunchtime specials, food was fresh and served quickly by friendly staff. Chef was happy to make a minor change for one of our party. It was a super hot day so was really good to sit in air conditioned comfort.

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1 Thank whysmith
North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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30 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

The food we ordered was tasty but it did feel like a bit too sweet. Certainly there are some non standard Thai fare worth trying. Based on TA we expected Japanese food as well but could not find anything on the menu. It is in a very handy location- great after a tiring hike to Mt. Tomaree. Service was good.... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

Excellent food and service! I strongly recommend this amazing Thai restaurant to everyone! Also you absolutely have to get the pad Thai noodles.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Thai, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Cheap Eats, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3/57 Shoal Bay Rd, Shoal Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2315, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Port Stephens  >  Shoal Bay
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4981 5552

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?