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Ploy Thai Restaurant

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West Shopping Ctr, Ballina, New South Wales 2478, Australia
+61 2 6686 5432
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“thai food” (2 reviews)
“choo chee” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
West Shopping Ctr, Ballina, New South Wales 2478, Australia
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Reviewed 13 September 2017

Great family run restaurant just like in Thailand. Hidden gem. Casual BYO restaurant with generous portions. We have been a few times now and enjoyed every time. Food is great & we recommend. Probably best to book as it gets very busy. NB No dessert...More

Thank CDPort
Reviewed 22 July 2017

The first impression is the host with his shorts and black socks which simply does not create the atmosphere that this restaurant should be offering. It was a Friday night in mid-winter and quite cold outside. Apart from all of this, the service was friendly...More

Thank Alan W
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Can not fault our visit tonight. We were made to feel so welcome (even with a three year old in toe). The host was friendly and informative. And the food...... have not had Thai that good since we were in Thailand. Highly recommend this restaurant....More

Thank Salsy23
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for dinner after a long drive and found the meals very ordinary. No eftpos, only cash. Obviously had their young children working in the restaurant. Young boy bringing us meals with no shoes on. Patrons helping themselves to the drinks fridge. Not cheap...More

Thank hurricane222
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

Was informed by a few locals that Ploy Thai was great, we were extremely disappointed The food was a glutinous without an flavour at all and the staff were anything but welcoming

Thank dave b
Reviewed 15 January 2017

This little hidden gem offers consistently delicious food. We've been there a number of times with friends and have never been disappointed. It's family run, not fancy but comfortable, and relaxed about staying to talk after your meal. No rushing you out the door here!...More

Thank Cathie G
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Lovely family run business. Very healthy food, i had a takeaway and only took 10mins to cook. I was surprised, the veggies were cut nice and thick which was great, a very healthy and filling meal. Would highly recommend. Be aware though no eftpos facilities...More

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 11 November 2016

Service is excellent, food is delicious and the ingredients are sooo fresh! What a little treasure this thai restaurant is - not too big - there is provision to eat outside under cover if you wish - if you like a tasty curry the choo...More

Thank Joan O
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

We were impressed with food we had for dinner at Ploy Thai. The food is very good, The gentleman serving us was very friendly although overwhelmed on his own but doing a great job, and it is very reasonably priced. The statue at the front...More

Thank carmel a
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Though we dine at other Thai restaurants in the area and some have classier furnishings, when it comes to the quality of the dishes served Ploy Thai is simply the best we've found. They are also reasonably priced and have good service so it has...More

Thank Tom B
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Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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  • Address: West Shopping Ctr, Ballina, New South Wales 2478, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Ballina
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6686 5432
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