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Ban Mai Thai Cafe

111 Vivian Street, Wellington 6001, New Zealand
(04) 384-4092
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Ranked #406 of 635 restaurants in Wellington
Cuisines: Thai
Most recent review
- May 24, 2014
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English first
Wellington, New Zealand
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54 reviews 54 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

Had lunch here with a friend. Prices were very good, food was nice however it was a bit odd being shown to our table and served by children, especially when alcohol was ordered - the wine was however delivered by a girl who might pass for 18 years old. The menu's we were given were "picture books" - I think... More

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Kerikeri, New Zealand
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37 reviews 37 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013 via mobile

The food was nice but you had to pay for a tiny amount of rice Whitch was not cheap. We had a shocking waitress who seemed to not remember us as she stood talking and eating with all the other waitresses very unprofessional! Over all food was good and the deep fried ice cream was yum ! But would try... More

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Taupo
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2013

We were recommended this little, off the beaten track restaurant and we walked to find it before ringing to make a booking. The staff are very friendly and welcoming. I love Panang Curry and this was one of the most flavorsome I have eaten. My husband likes his food 'Thai' hot and ordered a dish with lots of vegetables and... More

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Nelson, New Zealand
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2012

We had a perfectly pleasant meal, but the food was not very flavoursome. A little disappointing. Pricing was very reasonable, so maybe we should have gone somewhere more expensive?

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New Zealander
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43 reviews 43 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2012

Took the family for a simple meal out and loved this place. Well priced. Gracious and friendly service. Extremely good and generous meals - mouth-watering Thai classics and such flavours! We will be going back - as it ticked all the boxes! Lovely warm setting.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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214 reviews 214 reviews
177 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2010

Great restaurant and quite cheap best thai in town in my opinion and byo as well which is almost unheard of these days!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2008

Isan food - like Lao - cheap too

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2008

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2007

love it. Most authentic thai restaurant in the Wellington CBD with reasonable prices, awesome service from the people there who always remember that i have cut chilli on the side & lots of it!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2007

Great food

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