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Lotus Thai Restaurant

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137 Tongariro St, Taupo 2730, New Zealand
(07) 376 9497
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6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Hours:
Wed - Mon 6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wed - Fri 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Wellington, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A lovely meal with great service and a great atmosphere. The food was simply delicious and In would love to return. The service was attentive and friendly. Highly recommended! Really good price too.

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Thank Rachel D
Taupo, New Zealand
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The food here was delicious and the overall feel of the food and the experience was much like you would get in Thailand. ...and the endless rice was perfect for everyone! Recommended!

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Thank TeamRainbow
Auckland, New Zealand
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

My partner and I ordered takeout from here whilst on a little holiday in Taupo. Being a fussy eater, the main dishes didn't appeal to me so we ordered 4 entrees between us. We had to walk a way to get them, so they weren't piping hot when we got around to eating them, but I imagine they were when... More 

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Thank aimz0612
Wellington, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is the best Thai food I have had in NZ. I couldn't fault the place. Atmosphere, food, pricing and service were all spot on.

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Thank simondellabarca
Wellington, New Zealand
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The dishes were of generous portions and were delicious. Great service. There's always someone going around topping up water and asking if you need more rice.

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Thank Sherin d
singapore
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were staying in a beautiful apartment at Sacred Waters and didn't want to miss the view from our apartment, so got takeaway. The food was outstanding. We loved it.

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Thank mikeinsingapore
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23 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited the so called well known Lotus Thai restaurant in Taupo. Besides the main highlight was Te ski fields, we were also looking forward to dinner. I must give credit to Lotus Thai for the authenticity but what was really disappointing was that lotus Thai on this particular night didn't have any Fish, duck or Lamb!!!!! I honestly do question... More 

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Thank VKExplorer
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4 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The place is nice and clean. However, when our dishes came....I must admit it is quite a small serving...

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Thank Winnie W
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9 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Definitely recommend this place for Lunch! They serve it the right portion, and it's totally affordable! Excellent customer service, and food is so great. Would love to come here again, because everything is just perfect!

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Thank Crystal L
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Cosy and relaxed arrangement inside, reasonable pricing, amazing and humble service and above very authentic food in fact best thai in bay of plenty!! Highly recommended!

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Thank Sunvi A

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Asian, Thai, Gluten Free
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 137 Tongariro St, Taupo 2730, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Taupo District  >  Taupo
  • Phone Number: (07) 376 9497

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?