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96 Marsden Road, Paihia, New Zealand
+64 9-402 8388
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“thai food” (108 reviews)
“curry” (64 reviews)
“honey duck” (11 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
Indian, Asian, Thai, Balti, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
96 Marsden Road, Paihia, New Zealand
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: GREENS Paihia
1. Great food
"Hmmm is the expression after a great meal."
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2. Yumilicious!
"We loved this place."
Sam W
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3. Amazing food
"The garlic and cheese naan bread was amazing - highly recommend!"
Diana Y
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1 - 10 of 911 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Tried the indian and thai food here and both were great. The staff were very friendly and the price is reasonable.

Date of visit: January 2019
2  Thank AvineshM3
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful experience the food was wonderful and full of flavour the service was amazing, fast and friendly. Greens offers both Thai and India food with plenty to choose from. Green’s really make u feel welcome and they try their very best to make ur experience...More

Date of visit: January 2019
3  Thank Sunshineandsunflower
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our meal. Service was prompt and friendly and the meals came out promptly. We each ordered vegetarian dishes, and were not disappointed. The great view of the bay, however, was marred by a lattice. This did not impact the food, but sitting...More

Date of visit: January 2019
3  Thank guy_from_downunder
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent spiced Indian food ordered hot to take to our B&B. Very good flavors and quantities. Very nice man took our order and suggested items and talked about India. Cannot judge the service as we took it home. Cold beer and hot Indian - nothing...More

Date of visit: January 2019
3  Thank billandeva
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

With a choice of both Indian and Thai at a reasonable price, great portion size, friendly helpful staff, and a fabulous view, this place is so worth the visit. It was busy on Sunday night, but we had booked, as had others, but with the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
2  Thank Lynley M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very varied menu with lots of choice. Very busy even at 8:30pm. Food was quick. Very tasty food. Good choice of drinks too.

Date of visit: January 2019
3  Thank emilyscotland1999
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had dinner here with our two young children. We had some Thai and some Indian dishes, both were tasty and served relatively quickly. The price was very reasonable, and the service was friendly. No complaints from us! Thanks for a top meal!

Date of visit: January 2019
4  Thank Aleesha W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food is lovely but in the summer months the amount of times they forgot our takeaway order was one time too many. Lots of time standing in the street wondering if we should ask if they forgot.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank calkinb
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was very yummy. The service was good and staff very friendly. The portions were huge too which meant we could take leftovers back to our hostel. However we did get made to move around quite a bit which wasn’t ideal but it was...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank AnGeLe2000
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was not sure about the place when i went, they have a full thai and a full Indien menu, usually that is not a good sign. But rest asure the food is good and service is friendly and quick, much recommend this place.

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank ThomasDKCPH
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Questions & Answers
14 March 2018|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from GREENSPAIHIA | Property representative |
Yes we do serve vegetarian food and there are plenty of options.
24 February 2018|
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Response from GREENSPAIHIA | Property representative |
Yes we do serve Jain Food but with very less options. Thanks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 21
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 96 Marsden Road, Paihia, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Bay of Islands  >  Paihia
  • Phone Number: +64 9-402 8388
  • E-mail
We have been one of Paihia’s most popular restaurants since 2006 serving the finest Thai cuisine under the name ‘THAI GARDEN CAFÉ’ now rebranded as ‘GREENS’. Keeping the same Thai chefs, we are proud to announce that we have introduced full Indian meal, which will be served by a new team of highly experienced Indian Chefs.Lovingly prepared, authentic Thai and Indian cuisine, with a few surprisingly Kiwi twists – that’s what we have on menu at GREEN’S. With a wonderful mix of Thai and Indian dishes, you will enjoy the fusion of spice and flavour. From traditional dishes like Pad-Thai to Indian Butter Masala Chicken and new fish dishes which are closely guarded, using the finest quality ingredients is the speciality at GREENS.At GREEN’S, the dining experience is as important as the food itself. Take a seat in our modern and stylish water-front restaurant, and enjoy great service from our waiting staff.Whether here for lunch, dinner or a private function, enjoy an atmosphere that combines the Indo-Thai warmth with the friendliness Paihia is famed for.
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