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Red Wok

37-41 Cherry St, Ballina, New South Wales 2478, Australia
+61 2 6686 2564
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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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 5 days ago

Red Wok has recently relocated (hadn't been here before) but the new location is very close to the river with nice views. The restaurant is spacious with both indoor and verandah seating. Entree's were a stand-out with curry puffs and vegetarian spring rolls. Best part...More

Thank Richard E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We experienced great food at very affordable prices, service was excellent for our Birthday Party of 9, all served in a timely manner with smiles all-round.

Thank james4trees
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had heard through the grapevine that the Red Wok had moved into a brilliant new location by the river, so we were anxious to check it out. Went there Sunday afternoon, a couple of days after the re opening. There was live music from...More

Thank Col R
JTA2013, Manager at Red Wok, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Good Morning Col, Thank you for the great review, we are so glad you enjoyed your experience in our new venue. We look forward to seeing you again soon Jess :)

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The service was unfriendly, the owners trying there best but the food has been adapted to local taste. This is not authentic Thai food .I been to Thailand five times now. I have been to other Thai restaurants where they have been able to go...More

2  Thank sjohns93
Reviewed 1 November 2017

Had a great meal at Red Wok and tried their special of the day as mains. Along with the great entrees a nice time was had.

Thank morjoy
Reviewed 28 October 2017

A coworker and I stumbled upon this place while looking for somewhere to eat for dinner on a work trip. The chicken pad thai was absolutely delicious, and the service was friendly and quite quick. The only negatives I would say about it are that...More

Thank pipitass
Reviewed 27 October 2017

The restaurant was busy for a Monday night, which is always a good sign. The staff were friendly and helpful, and there was a wide range of menu choices. Our two dished were served quickly, and were both excellent. They were full of flavour and...More

Thank SoloRider86
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Food was fresh and tasty with a great variety of dishes and reasonably priced. Couldn't fault all of the dishes that 3 of us had including small plates and mains. Curries, stir fry's and tapas were all excellent. Restaurant gets very noisy but oddly, everyone...More

1  Thank Julie D
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

I wasn't much of a Thai food fan until I tried this restaurant, all the food had so much flavour! And the rice and sides were amazing. The restaurant is byo so that's a winner for me. If you like spicy food you should probably...More

1  Thank shem b
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Me and my partner ordered a take away pad thai and a fried noodle duck. We got it home and was lucky to get it out of the container. It was like they had leftovers last night and they put it in containers and reheated...More

2  Thank sipple2015
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Questions & Answers
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, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Parking Available
Good for
Business meetings, 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
  • 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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