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Red Wok

37-41 Cherry St, Ballina, New South Wales 2478, Australia
+61 2 6686 2564
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
37-41 Cherry St, Ballina, New South Wales 2478, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

So good I eat Thai all the time around Australia as travel for work and have stayed in Thailand for two months at a time on over several accassions The food was unforgettable and I must say the best I have ever had.

Thank jamieurq
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The ambiance was lovely overlooking the river. The staff were cheerful and eager to assist. We enjoyed our mains, pork with cashews & green curry. Entrees were also appetising. All in all a decent meal for the price, on par with other Thai restaurants.

Thank dudleybecky
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great value for money, as you pay a little more great food anywhere. They charge fairly great for the quality, outstanding.

Thank GRUMPZ2014
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Enjoyed a stir fry with tofu, chilli, garlic, beans, capsicum, bamboo shoots and basil. Simply cooked, unpretentious, but tasty, in a nice setting looking out on the river. local beer was full of flavour and wines at moderate prices. Finished off with a dessert of...More

Thank MichaelBendigo
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

The food here is very very tasty. Some of the best Thai I have had in a while. He place was buzzing and you need to book. Well worth the visit. Highly recommend.

Thank Leanne M
Reviewed 3 August 2018

We had cucumber G & T cocktail, prawns in various guises, dumplings and spring rolls. Having tried in 5 peripheral outlets in Queensland this one was convincingly the best beyond doubt. Smiling, prompt service, courteous. Spacious, obliging. Nothing comes cheap though.

Thank Bardangas
Reviewed 23 July 2018

We have not been for a while so decided to try new location overlooking the river. My wife had Choo che fish which she said was the best she had for a while. I had as a entree pork and prawn dumplings and pork belly...More

Thank dennisshapter
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Visiting Ballina we visited Red Wok in its new location overlooking the river. As on our last visit we found the menu interesting and after ordering a lovely meal was enjoyed by all. The sauce with the entree dumplings was amazing and raved about. Very...More

Thank morjoy
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Fresh and delicious. This place is becoming a regular for us cashew pork with chilli jam sauce mmmmmmm

Thank Vicky F
Reviewed 8 July 2018

This place used to be good but I dined there a couple of weeks ago on a thursday night and it was truly the worst Thai I’ve ever eaten. Maybe the chefs away and the work experience kid was in charge. Entree of spring rolls...More

2  Thank Kymatlennox
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Questions & Answers
Rosemary M
6 January 2018|
Response from JTA2013 | Property representative |
No sorry we are fully licenced
31 December 2016|
Response from JTA2013 | Property representative |
Hi Ralph, good quality coconut cream with a decent amount of sugar and a little salt :)
Lynne P
4 March 2016|
Response from JTA2013 | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately at this stage we are only open for dinners 7 nights a week but are not open for lunch
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37-41 Cherry St, Ballina, New South Wales 2478, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Ballina Shire  >  Ballina
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6686 2564
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Modern Thai Restaurant serving the freshest of local produce by our talented chefs. Relaxed atmosphere with outdoor dining available during summer. Licenced selling beer and wine.
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