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Suk Jai Thai Restaurant

93 Kamo Road | Kensington, Whangarei 0112, New Zealand
+64 9-437 7287
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Ranked #2 of 84 Restaurants in Whangarei
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $15 - $24
Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tue - Sat 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Cuisines: Asian, Thai
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: The only Thai restaurant in Whangarei which received the prestigious "Thai Select" Award from the Prime Minister of Thailand in March 2013 to certify and recognise Thai restaurants outside Thailand which serve authentic Thai cuisine of the highest standard.
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BRISBANE
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62 reviews 62 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

While visiting family in Whangarei we went to Suk Jai Thai Restaurant twice and realy enjoyed both trips. The food was excellant and would recommed the salmon entree and the pad thai. next time I visit family I will be back thank you

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Whangaparaoa, Auckland, New Zealand
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

We had a family meal here recently so large party of 11 with children as well. The whole experience was faultless from making the phone reservation to paying at the end of the meal. We quite often have Thai and this would have to be the best Thai food we have had in a long time - delicious. The service... More 

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Ft. McMurray
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Travelling from Canada in January 2015. Found out about this gem on TripAdvisor. Between my wife and I we had golden triangles, battered calamari, basil stir-fry and drunken noodles. We don't like coriander and, unlike Thai restaurants in Canada, Suk Jai tells you on the menu whether the dish contains coriander. Almost all Thai dishes in Canada contain coriander -... More 

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Charn T, Owner at Suk Jai Thai Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind words. I am not so sure whether we are the best Thai ever so I am not sure if we do deserve such a high praise. But we sure try to do our best to make our customers happy. Thank you again, and enjoy New Zealand :) More 

Whangarei, New Zealand
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

The service is fantastic as well as the food. Would recommend to any one that would like a nice quite place to dine where you can have a conversation without yelling.

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18 reviews 18 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

One of the dozen times Ive been here. We came as a family of 6, 3 of which had never eaten here and all agreed it was the best Thai food ever <3

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Northland
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Try the panang suk jai, it is delicious. Great food and service. Sometimes buy takeaway for a special treat.

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Whangarei, New Zealand
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

The lunch menu was cost affective and the food was great highly recommend this place. The atmosphere was authentic and the staff helpful

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Whangarei, New Zealand
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107 reviews 107 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015 via mobile

From service to the food itself everything is 5 star. Truly awesome thai food. We are so lucky this is 500m from our house :) love it.

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28 reviews 28 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015 via mobile

What a great find. Friendly staff, beautiful dishes, copious amounts if food. Recommend number 43, chefs speciality suk jai curry. A truly delightful experience.

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Kerikeri, New Zealand
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

We dine at Suk Jai Thai regularly when in whangarei or driving home from auckland. Food divine especially Panang Suk Jai, service friendly and efficient. .. that's why we keep returning. Thanks Charm and staff.

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Additional Information about Suk Jai Thai Restaurant

Address: 93 Kamo Road | Kensington, Whangarei 0112, New Zealand
Phone Number: +64 9-437 7287
Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Whangarei
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 15 - 24
Cuisine: Asian, Thai

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