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Sukhothai Restaurant

303-305 Stafford Street, Timaru 7910, New Zealand
+64 3-688 4843
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good33%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (16 reviews)
“thai food” (9 reviews)
“soup” (7 reviews)
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All hours
Asian, Thai, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
303-305 Stafford Street, Timaru 7910, New Zealand
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Reviewed today via mobile

Great variety, delicious food and very affordable. Unfortunately service was slow with a 20 min wait to even get a menu and it wasn't busy. All four meals delivered at different times which is annoying and customer service was generally poor.

Thank kiwiaj
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was told half an hour/ yes 30 minutes but had to wait 1hr and 15 minutes after I arrived 30 minutes after placing order so in total the takeaway took 1 hr 45minutes And it was poor and rushed - peanuts not incorporated into...More

Thank sharonmorton
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The lunch special is fantastic and good price. Junior staff forgot meal details, missed drinks orders etc

Thank Wayne H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Booked a table for two, for silver anniversary, on arrival greeted pleasantly. Table setting looked lovely. Arrived at 1830hrs, required a little time to peruse menu. But seemed to be forgotten by staff. front of house staff appeared nervous and new. Had to request water...More

Thank kelly e
Reviewed 24 February 2017

A delicious tom yum chicken soup and a wide choice of tantalising Thai mains for a very reasonably priced lunch!! This restaurant has a nice, clean, ambience with prompt and friendly service. It is popular with families and corporate customers.

Thank loveslife29
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Small restaurant that has lots of delicious meals to choose from. So not to be diaapointed - book in for dinner as it is always busy.

Thank Jade K
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

This is hands down the best Thai I've had. Sukhothai is above and beyond excellent. $15 lunch deal is great value, staff are friendly. Highly recommend

Thank Nikki D
Reviewed 17 January 2017

we were taken to a table and offered nothing. 20 minutes later I went and asked a waitress if we could have a menu. Then we waited another 25 minutes for her to take the order but I had to go and find her and...More

Thank Scottydancer
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

The nicely designed restaurant offers a friendly service (a bit slow at the beginning then improving) and reliable Thai Cuisine.

Reviewed 10 January 2017

Loved the ambiance; music was great. Food was absolutely delicious! Had the fresh spring rolls and vegetarian green curry - both fantastic. I've had a lot of Thai food in California, as a point of reference...I've never been to Thailand, but I think what I've...More

Thank A M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 303-305 Stafford Street, Timaru 7910, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Timaru
  • Phone Number: +64 3-688 4843