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Suk Jai Thai Restaurant

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93 Kamo Road | Kensington, Whangarei 0112, New Zealand
+64 9-437 7287
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5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tue - Sat 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
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Whangarei
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Family celebrations with children several times and always great service and food. Children were always well catered for and service was friendly and timely

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Thank Kaylablack
Whangarei, New Zealand
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This is my fave Thai restaurant in Whangarei. Always amazing food and awesome service. The Penang Suk Jai is THE BEST!!

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Thank JenjenO1982
Whangarei, Northland, New Zealand
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Always a great meal. Quick, delicious and very reasonable prices. Great selection for meals and drinks. Friendly staff and owner.

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Thank Donna S
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always good here! Amazing food great service. Lovely owners. Customers always leaving with a smile on there dial. A+++++

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Thank stef738
Whangarei, New Zealand
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Unfortunately most of the waitressing staff are yet to master what's GF and what's not which results in interesting/annoying conversations every time we visit! However once the ordering is out of the way and the food arrives you quickly forget the drama. The Suk Jai Panang is deeeeelicious! The meat is coated in tapioca starch which crisps it up nicely.... More 

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Thank WreckLassRach
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best Thai food restaurants I've ever been to, every one in our family loved there food,highly recommend!

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Whangarei, New Zealand
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In hospital and managed to get a couple of hours "escaped" to have dinner with wifey. There is only one place to go and that is Suk Jai. Charn is the perfect host and his staff are always attentive and friendly. Wifey had Chicken in Oyster Sauce and I had, instead of the usual spicy Drunken Noodles, a simple plain... More 

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Thank Andys0per
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful restaurant offering superb Thai food both eat in and takeaway Superb service Very accommodating of any size group Can't recommend it enough Definitely go there to enjoy delicious food in lovely Thai surroundings

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Thank Cantabperson
Whangarei, New Zealand
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8 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Top Thai service and awesome food with that extra touch. Check out their carrot carvings,they are like nothing you would have ever seen. I have dined here many times with friends family and couples. The service and quality food is second to none

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Thank Fisherman966
Whangarei, New Zealand
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Suk Jai is a favorite of mine , they always seem to be busy , every dish I've had has been great , I've taken friends from the UK and they loved it . We quite often pop in before or after a movie but generally pays to ring first , only once we couldn't get a table tho and... More 

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Thank quietimes

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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
Average prices
$15 - $27
Cuisine
Asian, Thai
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups
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
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 93 Kamo Road | Kensington, Whangarei 0112, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Whangarei
  • Phone Number: +64 9-437 7287
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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