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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” (41 reviews)
“curry puffs” (5 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
93 Kamo Road | Kensington, Whangarei 0112, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Suk Jai has an extensive Thai menu and their food is always fresh and tastes great. They are frequently busy if you are planning a sit-down meal so it is worth booking in advance. Takeaways are quick, and they can be flexible about the food....More

Thank Nick_Major
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food here is always delicious, the staff are very attentive even though at times they are very busy! The only downside is when they are full it's very noisy and the tables a a bit squashed together. It's better to eat later as they...More

Thank kaypaulam
Reviewed 1 week ago

Every time we are in Whangarei on a Saturday this is our favorite destination for a fantastic meal. The service is excellent and the food is just amazing! the flavor just sends my taste buds into a total frenzy. Charn is a great host and...More

Thank 29drandell
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Five of us arrived without reservation for dinner in nearly full restaurant just before 7pm. Charn was very obliging and got us a table 10 mins later. We ordered and had our food 15 minutes later. It was delicious! Recommend the Penang Suk Jai and...More

Thank FJMS1
Charn T, Owner at Suk Jai Thai Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Reviewer Thank you very much for your kind words. Yes I remember your party, you came in when one table already asked for takeaway containers for their leftover. This is why I know they would be leaving soon, and this is the reason why...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Ultra fast and efficient service. Water and comfirtability always seen too. Food is incredible. Always consistent! We go there every week now. I never normally preferred Thai, but now I'm addicted. Amazing flavours and stunning food! So highly recommended! Exciting to FINALLY have a restaurant...More

Thank Rachael C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love the food here, I've never had a bad experience. Always consistent with the quality of dishes, great value, device is impeccable. This place is always busy due to its reputation, pays to book ahead for large groups. They offer takeaway also which is...More

Thank Ayshakanaysha1980
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Such a fantastic restaurant, I wish that they would be closer to where I live! When we first arrived, we had a nice first impression of the restaurant- it is rather spacious and well decorated, and I really did love the music there (I love...More

Thank willissong
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was pleasantly suprised. Fast friendly service and the portion sizes were very generous. Food was very tasty and doggy bag was encouraged. Highly Recommended Great Value

Thank yummy72
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Nice Thai food in a big, bright restaurant, with good service on the way out of Whangarei. Recommended.

Thank Simon_B651
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Very pleasant dinning,very tasty food,the 43 is great,the lunch time menu is excellent value,take away menu is also very good

Thank johnjU8499QN
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 28
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
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
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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