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Amazing Thai Bar & Restaurant

78-94 Marsden Road, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
+64 9-402 5555
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“thai food” (24 reviews)
“pineapple” (4 reviews)
“chilli” (6 reviews)
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European, Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
78-94 Marsden Road, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Amazing Thai Bar & Restaurant
1. Wonderful food with BOI views
"We will be back as the service and food was excellent "
Ian L
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2. Best breakfast in town
"This place is a regular spot for breakfast. Delish bacon and eggs."
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3. Amazing Food, Great Variety
"I love this restaurant to its amazing food, views and friendly staff"
Rachael B
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1 - 10 of 336 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hence the title - we loved our meals. Food was excellent and service friendly and fairly fast as weekend was pretty busy. View is excellent looking right out to the islands on the waterfront.

Thank craig1987akl
Restaurant's Favorite
Reviewed March 18, 2018

We stopped to have lunch here as my family always stop here for meals when they stay in Paihia and I was glad they decided to take me there. The service from the waiter and waitress or manager/s? was very good. They were friendly, helpful...More

Thank kuzak
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Last time we came to Paihia this place was booked out so keen to try it. We will be back as the service and food was excellent as well as friendly staff. Keep up the good work

Thank Ian L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great food, friendly staff and good prices. Restaurant clean and tidy, Will go back again on our next visit.

Thank gayle s
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had dinner at Amazing Thai which was excellent. The meal was so tasty and the staff was friendly. Value for money and highly recommend. ,

Thank HGC_13
Reviewed May 3, 2018 via mobile

We went there in the evening. The first thing we received in the restaurant was the friendly service. The foods were yummy. Quantity was ok But the price was a bit expensive which was understood because of the location in the resort.!More

Thank Liu P
JoAndTed, Owner at Amazing Thai Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded May 3, 2018

Hi Liu P Thank you for your good review and we are pleased that you enjoyed great service and food as always from our restaurant. Just a little puzzled by the comment regarding our location in a resort. We are a stand alone restaurant, albeit...More

Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

Gorgeous food! So fresh and had the loveliest staff serving us. Highly recommend if you enjoy authentic Thai. We'll definitely be back!

Thank tarnzs20
Reviewed April 20, 2018

Ate here twice while staying in Paihia. Loved the stir fry dishes. Attentive staff. Great location right on the foreshore.

Thank Phil P
Reviewed April 20, 2018 via mobile

Had dinner here last night. Good service. Nice open restaurant. Staff could not have been more helpful to ensure we had what we wanted. Food was pretty good. Highly recommend the peanut stir fry with beef. Enjoy

Thank Nic S
Reviewed April 20, 2018

Great food and amazing staff, would recommend any one who wanted a Thai meal to eat there. Food really fresh and great view of the harbour

Thank Sherrill M
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Questions & Answers
April 18, 2018|
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Response from JoAndTed | Property representative |
yes you can byo wine. we charge corkage of $5.50 per bottle
December 30, 2017|
Response from JoAndTed | Property representative |
Hi there Yes we are open for Lunch and dinner. Always wise to book as it gets busy at this time of year. The phone number is 09 402 5555 or reply to this message and I will pass on. Happy New Year!
February 22, 2017|
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Response from JoAndTed | Property representative |
absolutely! we don't do delivery at the moment but you can wither come to the restaurant and ordee or phone an order in on 09 402 5555. hope this helps and happy dining! Joanne
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $24
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups, Scenic view, Business meetings
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
8:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 78-94 Marsden Road, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Bay of Islands  >  Paihia
  • Phone Number: +64 9-402 5555
  • E-mail
This fabulous restaurant in the Bay of Islands has absolute bay views.We offer European breakfast, European and Thai lunches, and Thai dinners. We also cater for those who think they don't like Thai food, offering plainer options. Amazing Thai is fully licenced and can cater for large groups of up to 110 people. The food is very fresh and cooked to order by authentic Thai chefs. . We also have available a limited KIDS ONLY menu for those fussy eaters. Conferencing facilities are available within the restaurant
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