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110 Taradale Road | Onekawa, Napier, New Zealand
+64 6-843 4595
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5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Sun - Tue 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wed - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Wed - Fri 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Tauranga, New Zealand
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58 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Our meal here was altogether a pleasant experience. We were greeted as soon as we walked in and taken to a nice table by a window. The wait staff were attentive and our orders were soon taken. Service was prompt and came out just as we had asked. We had a very tasty meal of generous proportions. The whole atmosphere... More 

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Rotorua, New Zealand
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33 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had takeaways which as a whole were enjoyable. I ordered there and waited for 15 mins for it to be ready, which was decent since they were very busy. The service was warm and friendly. I really enjoyed the red curry with coconut rice however did not enjoy the appetizers as they seemed chewy and oldish even though they... More 

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Thank Micaela H
Auckland, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love coming here every time I visit Napier. Highly recommended. I normally order Pad Thai this is my favourite dish. The taste is so authentic and the price are affordable.

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Thank goodasgold188
Rotorua, New Zealand
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016

terrible service and food is not clean with poor staff emotions . it has dirty stuff in the food which is looks like a person's hair. when i talking this to staff, she saids it not. we just want to know how long can do another one for us. she is cold to said i don't know.

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Thank 151118
Springfield Lakes, Australia
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2016 via mobile

Only night in Napier, travelling through looking for a great fresh meal this is the place. Saturday night booked out but they still found a table for the four of us, service was good, food was excellent!

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Thank Jacque M
Nelson
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29 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2016 via mobile

We really enjoyed this restaurant. Good atmosphere and beautiful food. The menu had lots of options. Definitely a great place to eat in Hawkes Bay

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Mount Maunganui, New Zealand
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2016 via mobile

Good portion sizes! Yummy curry puffs and mini spring rolls. THAI hot was nice and spicy. Would highly recommend!!

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Thank willsamtroy
Waipukurau, New Zealand
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

Four of us went recently to Thai Chef in Onekawa! Had a great night - all of us enjoyed our meals and we had great attentive service!

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Thank Carles16
Paraparaumu
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2016 via mobile

What a fantastic experience we have had tonight at the Thai Chefs in Napier! Moore our waiter didn't need any pad or paper to remember our orders and was so friendly and cheerful. Thanks so much for a great nite out!!!

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Napier, New Zealand
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2016

Can't rate this restaurant High Enough..I'm a very hard food critic and I have to say Thai Chef is Very Authentic. Flavours of dishes will leave your mouth watering.. Thank you Chang ...

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$12 - $16
Cuisine
Asian, Thai, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Families with children, Dining on a budget, Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 110 Taradale Road | Onekawa, Napier, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Hawke's Bay Region  >  Napier
  • Phone Number: +64 6-843 4595
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

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?