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La Thai

69 Beach Road, Akaroa 7520, New Zealand
+64 3-304 8060
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good47%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“thai food” (31 reviews)
“curry” (18 reviews)
“spring rolls” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
69 Beach Road, Akaroa 7520, New Zealand
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Reviewed February 20, 2017 via mobile

Always order takeaways. The foodis always good and nice quantity for the price. Manager really nice.

Thank Luce D
Patty0007, Manager at La Thai, responded to this reviewResponded February 23, 2017

We are happy to hear that you enjoy our takeaway meals, thank you.

Reviewed February 18, 2017 via mobile

We were greeted by friendly waitress and initial service was amazing, really thought I would be scoring them higher from initial impressions. The reason I scored them lower really was the food. The curry was lovely but we were disappointed with the seafood pad tai,...More

Thank aimzlee
Reviewed February 15, 2017

We are from Malaysia/Singapore. Thai food always one of our favorite. But this Thai food taste not so "Thailand". Take note that the food serving portion is quite big.

Thank ynwa8888
Reviewed February 13, 2017 via mobile

Called here for lunch. Pleasant location on the harbour front with both outdoor and indoor seating. The waitress was friendly and polite and he food arrived quickly. However, both dishes, although reasonably tasty, were nothing to shout about with an excess of vegetables and precious...More

Thank Glyn F
Reviewed February 6, 2017 via mobile

Service was very friendly and efficient and the food was excellent. Ingredients were very fresh, nicely put together and portion sizes generous. $8 for a small bottle of Stella seems very expensive but it was optional and overall our meal was very enjoyable and we...More

Thank phil100652
Patty0007, Manager at La Thai, responded to this reviewResponded February 23, 2017

Thank you for your review. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed our food and services.

Reviewed January 29, 2017

Arrived on Akaroa on a Friday evening, called in for a takeaway it was really tasty, ordered for 2 and there was enough for 4 people.

Thank debbie d
Patty0007, Manager at La Thai, responded to this reviewResponded February 23, 2017

We are happy to hear that you enjoy our takeaway, thank you.

Reviewed January 17, 2017 via mobile

Managed to get a table without a reservation at 19:00hrs (last table) very friendly staff who couldn't do enough for us, great location on foreshore. Food portions were generous, with a good selection of vegetables in each, only negative was the sauces a bit sweet,...More

Thank ShepherdWhanau F
Patty0007, General Manager at La Thai, responded to this reviewResponded January 26, 2017

Thank you for your review.We are glad to hear you had a good experience with us at La Thai Restaurant. For the taste of the food you can request it to be less sugar and more chili, we do adjust the taste according to you...More

Reviewed January 5, 2017 via mobile

Pleasant cafe type restaurant with decent choice of foods and a menu with pics so even if you don't know the Thai dish name, you can see what is. Service was efficient and portions just right and not huge! We enjoyed our starters and meals...More

Thank rdella
Patty0007, Manager at La Thai, responded to this reviewResponded February 2, 2017

We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your meals at La Thai Restaurant. Thank you for your review.

Reviewed January 2, 2017

We stopped by La Thai for dinner when stating in Akaroa and were not disappointed. The food was well cooked and very tasty. The interior is comfortable for a quick meal with family and friends.

Thank Danae L
Reviewed January 2, 2017 via mobile

We came here to have lunch coz my friend wanted to eat dish with rice.. We ordered Suki Noodle which is a glass noodle with chicken and vegetables.. The portion is just average same as the larb - which I found bland since it doesn't...More

Thank FallonA85
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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
Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Scenic view
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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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