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Suk Jai Thai Restaurant

93 Kamo Road | Kensington, Whangarei 0112, New Zealand
+64 9-437 7287
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“thai food” (44 reviews)
“panang” (13 reviews)
“duck” (23 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
93 Kamo Road | Kensington, Whangarei 0112, New Zealand
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Seriously one of best meals had in long time tasty delicious home cooked Spring rolls delicate beautiful Prawn sesame so good and beef chilli garlic to die for Wine so reasonably priced and even Irish coffee mum had but I couldn't given up spirits for...More

Thank Gary S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our normal Sunday night dinner and I decided to visit this resturant in light of my previously experience of an excellent experience of a Takeaway. The service was both courteous and friendly with parking nearby., the resturant is well. appointed and cosy.I had...More

Thank Norman S
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Regulars here and it never ever disappoints. Tasty dishes and awesome service, Hands down the best Thai in Whangarei.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food was flavoursome and plentiful. Duck curry and ginger prawn had fresh and exciting flavours. The tempura squid was delish. This Thai restaurant pays attention to the small things which is something that I find that Asian restaurants in western countries normally lack. Going to...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is the best Thai restaurant I have eaten at. On this occasion a large takeaway order to eat with friends. Just be sure to pre order by phone and when you arrive to pick up it will be ready for you - however there...More

Thank Glenis G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hard to beat, nice food. Always chocker with people Friday night. Kids love the food aswell so makes it easy choice.

Thank Jeremy W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great time thoroughly enjoyed it wasn't well looked after food was fantastic highly recommend staff ready look after you

Thank N608NOpeterr
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best Thai food I've tried anywhere, we all loved our choice of food, I don't think you wouldn't like anything on their menu, I wasn't sure about a cold Larb dish so I decided on something different, but the chef made me a taste anyway...More

Thank Neil D
Reviewed 10 February 2018

We stayed nearby at the Continental motel and when we asked about a good local restaurant they recommended the Suk Jai as being very good. We were told that it is essential to book if we wanted to eat there and we asked the motel...More

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 26 January 2018

Just had to have the Tempura squid again for entree with Chicken Satay sticks. The Tempura Squid is just so delicate and tender, just melting in your mouth. The best I have experienced from many years of eating. We tried something different than we normally...More

Thank Warren Pat S
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Haydyn W
11 October 2017|
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Response from manfred h | Reviewed this property |
you have to bring your own grog as they only serve wine and non alcoholic beverages... i would recommend jamaikan rum for the grog as it is smoother...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 14 - USD 27
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 93 Kamo Road | Kensington, Whangarei 0112, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Whangarei
  • Phone Number: +64 9-437 7287
The only Thai restaurant in Whangarei which received the prestigious "Thai Select" Award from the Prime Minister of Thailand in March 2013 to certify and recognise Thai restaurants outside Thailand which serve authentic Thai cuisine of the highest standard.
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