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Joy Thai Restaurant

9 Tavern Street, Townsville, Queensland 4817, Australia
(07) 4723 5521
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Ranked #157 of 245 Restaurants in Townsville
Price range: $10 - $15
Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: Thai
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  • English first
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English first
Townsville
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

$60 worth of takeaway in the bin... Unfriendly, very small portion sizes, not fresh at all & no flavour. Who ever their chef is has no interests in cooking or preparing fresh Thai food. Forget going there, go the extra drive to Bountiful Thai or Aroy!

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Townsville, Australia
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

Came highly recommended and decided to order take away. When we got home and started eating we were very disappointed. Spring rolls were ok, red curry chicken very bland and creamy and the tamarind stir fry was tasteless. Free prawn crackers though.

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Yigo, Mariana Islands
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2013

Looking forward to thai on out road trip from Airlie Beach to Cairns. Went out of our way to look for the place at 3 pm and found it closed. Only open 5-9pm. Waste of time and hugely disappointing.

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Townsville, Australia
Top Contributor
103 reviews 103 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013

I gave this restaurant a poor review earlier and I feel, in all fairness, I must write another. This restaurant has recently re-opened under new management/owners and the food is delicious! Freshly prepared veggies and tasty curry. We had two mains, entree, two soups, and rice and all for about $50 for two people.The Tom Yum is amazing! we like... More 

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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2013

i went there a couple of weeks ago and it wasnt just take away only. i sat down and had an amazing meal!

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Brisbane
Top Contributor
72 reviews 72 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2013

We are huge fans of Thai food and have been to Thailand multiple times and I can honestly say this is the worst Thai food I've ever had. We got takeaway and the pad thai was terrible. Tasted like bicarb. The curry had a nice flavour but it was mostly sauce (no content). The crispy money bag entree, which we... More 

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Senior Contributor
49 reviews 49 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

This is our local Thai and it's outstanding! We get it weekly and have never been disappointed. Great curries and stirfries, plus their pad thai is to die for!

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Townsville, Australia
Top Contributor
103 reviews 103 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2012

They no longer have dine-in and last time we tried the take-out they messed up the order. i used to like the ambience of the restaurant but the food has always been pretty average.

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Mirfield
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77 reviews 77 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2012

A little out of town but ideal location for where we were staying. Excellent menu and willing to create a dish to suit your taste, and will add vegetable to meat/ chicken dishes if requested. Good range of beers and wines but do allow you to BYO

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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2012

Went for my birthday, had a great night with delicious food and service, the menu choice was great. Loved it and will return soon

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Additional Information about Joy Thai Restaurant

Address: 9 Tavern Street, Townsville, Queensland 4817, Australia
Phone Number: (07) 4723 5521
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Townsville
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
Cuisine: Thai

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