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Amazing Thai Bar & Restaurant

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78-94 Marsden Road, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
+64 9-402 5555
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11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Stopped for lunch. Service was very friendly and had to wait just the right amount of time between drinks, starters and mains. Food was excellent too so no hesitation in recommending the establishment.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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25 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stopped here for dinner one evening and were rather disappointed in the flavor of the food. Despite requesting my entree to be prepared medium hot there was very little spice and very little flavor in general. There is a large menu and service was good. If you like spicy Thai food I would recommend trying a different restaurant.

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Thank Madeline E
Thatcham, Berkshire
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This was a great place with fantastic views over the water. The meals were all served with a choice of mild, hot or very hot. All 3 of us chose the hot and hot it was, but delicious! The service was super too and all for a very acceptable price.

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Thank Tineke C
JoAndTed, Owner at Amazing Thai Bar & Restaurant, responded to this review

Hi Tineke C Thank you for your great review. We are so glad you enjoyed your meal with us and that you experienced great service! Hot is good for you, increases the digestion of food!! We hope to see you again soon. regards Jo, Ted and the team More 

Christchurch, New Zealand
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Busy with nice atmosphere. The food is tasty and well presented - not your standard Thai. The staff were efficient and new the menu well. Would definitely eat here again.

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Thank pdsymes
JoAndTed, Owner at Amazing Thai Bar & Restaurant, responded to this review

Hi pdsymes Thank you for your wonderful review. The food here is great with authentic Thai chefs that cook to order for you. We look forward to seeing you again soon. regards Jo, Ted and the team More 

Perth, Australia
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32 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Would recommend this restaurant for good Thai food at a reasonable price and good service. It filled up pretty quickly which was a good sign so get in early for a seat.

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Thank Dawn C
JoAndTed, Owner at Amazing Thai Bar & Restaurant, responded to this review

Hi Dawn C Thank you for your great review. We are happy that you experienced good food and service during your time here. We have taken time and care to listen to, and sort out, any issues we had with the service side which is now showing good results. As a result we are full every night but always endeavour... More 

Marton, New Zealand
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16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Not our first visit and wont be our last - yes its January and the town is absolutely full but you still get great service and great food

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Thank tely_NZ
JoAndTed, Owner at Amazing Thai Bar & Restaurant, responded to this review

Hi tely_NZ Thanks for your great review. We thrilled that you had a great night of food and service from us! We look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind regards Jo, Ted and the team More 

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107 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We went the first time and got a nice table at the window with views to the sea. The food was better than we expected. The service in the beginning a little slow. All in all we didn't regret our choice

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Thank MargitandJim
JoAndTed, Owner at Amazing Thai Bar & Restaurant, responded to this review

Hi MargitandJim Thank you for your good review of Amazing Thai. We are happy that you enjoyed your meal so much and look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind regards Jo, Ted and the team More 

Northampton, United Kingdom
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79 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Nice atmosphere and overlooking the bay. We had main size portions of tom yam soup which came with rice. Delicious though a tad overpriced for what it was. Service was polite and attentive.

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Thank Julia B
JoAndTed, Owner at Amazing Thai Bar & Restaurant, responded to this review

Hi Julia B Thank you for your good review. As to our pricing, you will find in a search of Thai restaurants from northland down to Auckland that our prices are very competitive. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind regards Jo, Ted and the team More 

Auckland, New Zealand
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77 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited early January height of season but early enough to get table for two. Experienced staff, good extensive menu,we had mixed entree (5 pieces so 2 and a half each for us); then He had the Jungle Curry and I had the roast duck, ginger and pineapple. Rice came with the dishes so no need to order extra. Curry not... More 

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Thank PatLy
JoAndTed, Owner at Amazing Thai Bar & Restaurant, responded to this review

Hi PatLy Thank you so much for your great review. We are so glad you enjoyed your meal with us and we look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind regards Jo, Ted and the team More 

Auckland Region, New Zealand
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57 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We were a group of 4. When we arrived early evening the restaurant was empty apart from two tables of two. The waiter appeared a bit jaded, however slowly took our orders are went away. Our drinks and entree's arrived fairly quickly. At that time the restuarant appeared to fill up abit and we saw 4 or 5 more staff... More 

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Thank Naz L
JoAndTed, Owner at Amazing Thai Bar & Restaurant, responded to this review

Hi Naz L Thank you for your review and we apologise for any wait you may have had. Not being a fast food restaurant, everything is cooked to order from scratch and some things take longer than others. I have spoken to the staff regarding service issues you mentioned and they will make changes. Regarding the pricing, I don't know... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 25
Cuisine
Asian, Thai
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Wine and Beer
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, View, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
Monday
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
Thursday
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
Friday
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
Saturday
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 78-94 Marsden Road, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Bay of Islands  >  Paihia
  • Phone Number: +64 9-402 5555
Description
This fabulous Thai restaurant in the Bay of Islands has absolute bay views. Fully licenced, with conferencing facilities. Small and large groups catered for. We are not associated with any other restaurants of the same name.

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