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Chiang Mai Thai

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5-19 Palm Ave, Surfers Paradise, Queensland 4217, Australia
(07) 5526 8891
Today
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Delivery, Late Night, Reservations, Takeout

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  • 254
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  • 157
    Very good
  • 38
    Average
  • 26
    Poor
  • 22
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Good night

We booked a dinner at this restaurant whilst on holiday. It is nicely decorated and the food was tasty and of good size. The staff were not overly friendly, but pleasant. food came out quite promptly and plenty of lemon water was offered. Overall an enjoyable evening, would recommend that you... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 28, 2015
Julie B
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Sydney, Australia
Good for:
  • Romantic
  • Special occasions
  • Large groups
  • Families with children
  • Entertaining clients
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English first
Sydney, Australia
Senior Contributor
46 reviews 46 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015 NEW

We booked a dinner at this restaurant whilst on holiday. It is nicely decorated and the food was tasty and of good size. The staff were not overly friendly, but pleasant. food came out quite promptly and plenty of lemon water was offered. Overall an enjoyable evening, would recommend that you book.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

Got the recommendation from our hotel reception. Took a walk from Cavill Avenue to Palm Avenue. Food was awesome! Prefer the curry rather than the basil (the taste wasn't right for me). Read the accolades too! definitely worth the award winning! :) Been to Chiang Mai in Thailand, the food is even better than some of the restaurant! Good service

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Brisbane
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24 reviews 24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

Best Thai food around and lovely location. Great Soup and curries and well priced with excellent service.

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Saint-Petersburg, Russia
Top Contributor
127 reviews 127 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

Average Thai restaurant. Food is quite ok. Service is not very friendly. We had a bowl of rice included into bill, which we never saw on the table. In general may be a good place for Thai food lovers, but don't expect much from service.

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Tweed Heads, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

I have had takeaway twice now from this restaurant and both times the food was so delicious. the best thai I have ever tasted in the world. I have been to Thailand but this was so much better. Well worth the price.

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Melbourne, Australia
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491 restaurant reviews
1,479 helpful votes 1,479 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

I had a few friends recommend this restaurant and then when concierge at the hotel also said the same thing I decided I must try this restaurant. Reviews are quite good. Location is at Crown Towers Hotel. For those not sure its next door to the famous "slingshot" and there is the Palm Av Tram Stop out front. I started... More 

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Senior Contributor
47 reviews 47 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

This place was Thailand on steroids, every piece of furniture that you would think of as Thai was in this place but it gave the restaurant a good feel and certainly alot to look at whilst your waiting for your food! The food was excellent, I had the Phanang Curry with Coconut rice and shared a deepfried ice cream (came... More 

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Burleigh Heads, Australia
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56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

Truely tasty Thai food made by excellent chef it's made to western tastes made to order you ask how you want it and they will try to please

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

Delicious food at very reasonable prices. Lovely waiters and the atmosphere was perfect after a long tiring day.

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Sydney, Australia
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14 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

The service was excellent. The menu was extensive. The food was excellent with all the old family favourites for adults and kids. The food was fairly priced.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5-19 Palm Ave, Surfers Paradise, Queensland 4217, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Gold Coast  >  Surfers Paradise
  • Phone Number: (07) 5526 8891

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 20
  • Cuisine: Thai

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?