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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)
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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 1 week ago

Arrived just before rush. Order taken quickly and efficiently and food arrived promptly. Food was delicious and there was lots of it. Many customers were taking some home. Lady in charge was very keen to make sure everything was good, but she need not have...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank ClareTLancs
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After over 35 hours of door to door travel from London, we rocked up in this lovely establishment. Friendly staff and generous portions was the winning combination we needed before a 12 hour sleep. Delicious.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Jessica M
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

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank AutumnCm66
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

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

Date of visit: August 2018
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

Date of visit: June 2018
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.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank 384carag
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

Date of visit: July 2018
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.

Date of visit: July 2018
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.

Date of visit: June 2018
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.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Mik1eG
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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
Child-friendly, Kids, 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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