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Phuket Thai

513 Papanui Road, Christchurch 8053, New Zealand
+64 3-352 9996
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good43%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“thai food” (4 reviews)
“fish cakes” (2 reviews)
“rice” (4 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
513 Papanui Road, Christchurch 8053, New Zealand
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Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

A really friendly restaurant in Papanui that provides very good Thai food, it is great for a group of friends to enjoy. Easy parking available and the cost is very reasonable. The range is very good and I would recommend a visit if you are...More

Thank David Q
Reviewed 26 November 2017

Called in for dinner on a Thursday night. The restaurant was very busy, but we were able to get a table. Food was tasty and service was fast and friendly, especially given how busy it was. Would recommend.

1  Thank Sharon I
Reviewed 26 October 2017

A friend and I had an early dinner here on our last day in Christchurch. Very handy to our hotel (Elms). Very quiet, only one other person there that early, so good for conversation. We both enjoy Thai food and it was excellent - we...More

Thank Juliet F
Reviewed 25 October 2017

A good find in Papanui. Good service, clean, reasonable prices for a good portion, very tasty and presented well. Hard to fault.

Thank Gary M
Reviewed 23 October 2017

We visited with another couple and the food was fantastic as ever. Very tasty and authentic. They are licenced for BYO and don't sell alcohol directly so bring along a nice aromatic wine to enjoy, as a Riesling, Gerwertraminer, Arnesis, or Pinot Gris and you...More

Thank Graeme M
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Really fantastic thai. The service was great and speedy. Everyone I dined with was very satisfied with the food. The pad thai was really good, and the curries were good as well. Reasonable prices as well.

Thank Emma W
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Group meeting ..NIce food and good prices, byo as well. Have been many times now and enjoyed them all. Good service friendly staff good food

Thank screensareus
Reviewed 21 July 2017

We visit here periodically and it is entirely reliable as far as we are concerned. Lovely pad Thai spring roles and spicy salads.

1  Thank john f
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Despite the name being in the Southern part of Thailand, the restaurant has all kinds of authentic Thai food across all regions of Thailand. I recommend Pla Tod Nam Tok (deep fried whole fish with Nam Tok sauce) as their signature dish. Best to order...More

Thank Pleayo T
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

It's difficult to find real Thai food in nz ! This one won't disappoint you , indeed very satisfied.

Thank Doralam
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 513 Papanui Road, Christchurch 8053, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-352 9996
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