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La Thai

69 Beach Road, Akaroa 7520, New Zealand
+64 3-304 8060
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good46%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
69 Beach Road, Akaroa 7520, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Not too impressed with food, service was good but food itself tasted average at best. Good selection of beers

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Bowerski
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Time for a take away but when we arrived the terrace looked good with view on the lake so we decided to eat. Pad Ba-mee with beef and Pad Thai with chicken. Mmmmhhhh not spicy, we like that. Gingerbeer was good as well. The icecream...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank MTBChica
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice takeaway with very good portions. Can eat in if you want. Food was well cooked and tasty. The price was good for a tourist town. Thanks

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Herbie15
Reviewed November 1, 2018 via mobile

We came to Akaroa for the night and wasn’t sure where to go for dinner ended up choosing La Thai and it was amazing. Such beautiful food and the service was wonderful. The ladies in there were accommodating and my 4 year old son wanted...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Naomidixon123
Reviewed October 29, 2018 via mobile

Come over to Akaroa for a day trip, and popped in here for a Pad Thai, as everywhere else was really busy. Not only was it gluten free, but it was the best Pad Thai I’ve ever had. My sister and I shared one, as...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank rosiealicem
Reviewed October 22, 2018 via mobile

Have been here several times and it is always the same great service and quality. We got takeouts and for 2 of us we had 2 Starters and 1 Main. For a couple of 60+ it was more than enough. Considering it was a Saturday...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 688pauliner
Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

Average food, disappointing. Dined with my two adult children. We all thought meals were average. They were very busy and service was good and meals were fast but didnt eat much and would not return.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Donna B
Reviewed October 5, 2018

Brought a takeaway meal was charged the same amount as if I had a seated meal. Can't understand that as no waitress service was used, did query the price but was told it is the same price, to top it off the meal was awful...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank laurice b
Reviewed October 5, 2018

The menu is extensive and promising, but somehow fails to deliver. The photos show lots of fresh-looking vegetables but what is served up is overcooked & mushy. Some flavours come through but there really isn't enough difference between the dishes. The rice portion that accompanies...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank zhuhai2007
Reviewed September 8, 2018

Great food, only place open, you got our money, will be returning. Well located. Music was good as well, very welcoming.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Inspire813624
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children, Scenic view
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 69 Beach Road, Akaroa 7520, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Akaroa
  • Phone Number: +64 3-304 8060
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