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“Thai Chef's Restraunt/Takeaways ”

Thai Chef's Restaurant Napier
Ranked #57 of 228 Restaurants in Napier
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: USD 11 - USD 15
Cuisines: Thai
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Dining options: After-hours, Delivery, Reservations
Description: Most Award Thai Restaurant in Napier - The Thai Chef's restaurant was awarded "Thai Select" PREMIUM by the Thai Prime Minister H.E. Yingluck Shinawatra on March 24, 2013 in recognition of their high quality and authenticity of Royal Thai Cuisine. Now you be the Judge.....Deliveries & TakeoutsFully licensed.Lunch Tuesday to FridayDinner 7 nights
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

This Thai restraunt and takeaway was not very good. I paid $31.90 (NZD) for a meal that was dry and not full of flavour. It was not worth the price even getting it delivered.

This meal was not worth buying. I would not recommend it to anyone since it was over cooked and burnt and tasteless. This meal also a very big portion.

The meal I ordered was:
Mixed Appetizers $9.50 (NZD)
Pad Thai 15.90 (NZD)

Thank TheGreenFalcon
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NattachaiChang, Owner at Thai Chef's Restaurant Napier, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2018

Hi there, please accept our apologies, we're sorry to hear that. We surely always concern about our food quality. Hope you understand and give us another chance. We'd love to make sure that we always serve a good food. Also we believe that our price is reasonable.
Regard,
Thai Chef's Restaurant

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Reviewed 5 March 2018

Whether it's eating in the Restaurant or takeaway, you'll be pleasantly surprised at the consistency of their food. Some "chains" can lose their way but not Thai Chefs. They're located in an interesting area but it's never been an issue, only a few minutes drive from central Napier. The offshoot is there is usually plenty of parking unlike restaurants in the city. They have a way of adding leeks to some of their dishes which I agree with, despite disliking leeks. I can't say if they're authentic or not, as I've never been to Thailand, however, I know the Chefs are indeed Thai.

Thank Greg M
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NattachaiChang, Owner at Thai Chef's Restaurant Napier, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2018

Hi Greg
Thanks for your generous comments. We are so delighted to see that we have meet your satisfaction. We are looking forward to seeing you back soon.

Chang

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Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

Amazingly the restaurant placed dirty plates in front of us. Restaurant has a hygiene problem. Previous visits good but not this time. V disappointing.

Thank malcolmd969
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NattachaiChang, Owner at Thai Chef's Restaurant Napier, responded to this reviewResponded 28 February 2018

Thank you for choosing Thai Chef's Restaurant. We do apologise for your disappointment. We surely concern about the hygiene and clean all the plates as usual. It might be the permanent stain on the plates. Hope to see you again. Thank you.

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Reviewed 3 February 2018

We wanted a quiet restaurant to meet up with overseas friends, and this was recommended to us - it worked well! Tables were spaced apart so we didn't feel everyone could overhear our conversation, and staff were respectfully unhurried in clearing away dishes and bringing the next course.

Most of the dishes we ordered and shared were tasty - we were rather disappointed in the beef massaman curry - usually a favourite! Many of the dishes had European nicknames which rather spoiled the feel of authenticity, as did the number of non-Thai wait staff, though all were friendly and helpful. However, the ambience was lovely, the prices were ok, and parking was free.

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Thank MRS565
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NattachaiChang, Owner at Thai Chef's Restaurant Napier, responded to this reviewResponded 28 February 2018

Thank you for choosing Thai Chef's Restaurant. We're happy to see that you had good experience at our Napier branch. Hope to see you again. Thank you.

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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Thai chef is our friends and families fave thai restaurant. Good size portions, delicious food, lots of options and nice atmosphere. All in all I can’t complain. Faster clearing after eating can some times be improved and follow up on extra drinks and desserts would be nice and sometimes make them more of a sale if done. But we come very regularly and it’s truly the best thai in town.

Thank Nicole P
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NattachaiChang, Owner at Thai Chef's Restaurant Napier, responded to this reviewResponded 28 February 2018

Thank you for choosing Thai Chef's Restaurant. We're pleased to see that you had good experience at our Napier branch. Hope to see you again. Thank you.

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