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The authentic taste of Thailand has arrived at the Crown St Wollongong I Take away I Delivery I Walk in always welcome.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Drinks, Lunch
CUISINES
Asian, Thai
FEATURES
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Table Service, Highchairs Available
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Easily the best whole fish both in preparation and presentation. Served with garnished salads ans a sauce and did not require rice. Excellent service.

Date of visit: April 2021
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Reviewed March 9, 2021 via mobile

After moving into the area we noticed the restaurant seemed to be very popular on a regular basis. So we thought we'd check it out and we're very glad we did. The food is really tasty and had a truly authentic Thai flavour. The staff...were attentive and helpful. Will definitely be going back.More

Date of visit: March 2021
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Reviewed November 16, 2020 via mobile

I’ve been ordering here for years and this place has never let me down, time and time again good quality tasty food, amazing place to eat in, or takeaway, very vegetarian friendly with amazing tasting tofu, I tell everyone visiting Wollongong looking for a great...Thai to come hereMore

Date of visit: November 2020
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Reviewed October 29, 2020 via mobile

Disappointing. Satay chicken looked and tasted like bottled sauce with nuts added, tasted awful. Pad See Ew, bland bland boring, but generous amount of chicken. Fish cakes were delicious. Dim Sims we’re yummy. Won’t be going back.

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed October 14, 2020 via mobile

I’ve just come to stay in Wollongong for 3 nights from Sydney. There are so many choices of what to eat in the CBD that it’s really hard to decide. We were having a drink at the pub at lunch and saw that this restaurant...seemed quite busy so decided to give dinner a go. The waitress was so professional and quick. The food was amazing, if you like fish please order the whole barramundi. In Sydney every time I ordered it they usually cut pattens into the dish, deep fry it and top it with sauce. Here they actually fillet the fish, then individually fry them then placed them back into the dish along with the rest of the fish. Their Thai fried rice was also a big serving. I’m tempted to go back one more time for my short stay in Wollongong.More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed August 9, 2020 via mobile

One of the open eatery in the City Centre among a few others; looked Ok as seen from outside tables set apart as per COVID rules, few diners therein; extensive list of Non-Vegetarian menu, very limited vegetarian menu all with colorful images in a hard...bound booklet; only Veg Spring Rolls (smaller than regular) & Pumpkin&Tofu dish was all to go for; all listed sauces contain seafood none without to our enquiry; waiting staff was unable to get something suitable made for us upon requesting to go with pumpkin dish; a serve of steamed Jasmin rice was lumpy; apart from spring rolls, two dishes on order served were just ok but not hot enough & fresh lackingl flavour of well known Thai Cuisine; A second dining room adjacent to the kitchen & front reception with few diners wherein waiting staff were going around with attention to service seemed mainly due to non-veg orders! 🤔 We cld have done better by going to other Asian Eateries open down & across the avenue; disappointing n tiresome no go ever again😒More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed June 16, 2020

It was a bit wait due to social distancing but it was worth the wait. I had the fish with mixed spices , it was soldlicious

Date of visit: June 2020
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Reviewed May 9, 2020

quality of the food is declining. Yesterday I ordered takeaway and the chicken was dry, there were 3 measly pieces of leafy greens (was supposed to have vegetables) Will not eat there again.

Date of visit: May 2020
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Reviewed March 31, 2020 via mobile

Got take away here on Sunday night 8th March.. Waited nearly an hour.. Everyone in the place had eaten so don't know why it took so long.. Got back to the hotel after a long trip. Food went in the bin. Worst pad see ew...ever eaten. Had this dish in a lot of places here and off shore but this was the worst.The two young ladies at.the front counter were lovely but won't be back.More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 7, 2020

Good food but I think it’s ridiculous in this day and age for a restaurant to not split bills. With all the apps around these days and the fact no one carries cash anymore it seems like they are living in the dark ages.

Date of visit: March 2020
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BYO wine only.
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I was able to google the restaurant and they do have a full menu online. I am unable to post the link because of posting guidelines.
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Frequently Asked Questions about Carnation Thai Restaurant

  • Yes, Carnation Thai Restaurant offers takeout services.

  • Yes, Carnation Thai Restaurant offers delivery services.

  • Carnation Thai Restaurant is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4
    • Value: 4
    • Atmosphere: 4