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Taupo Thai Restaurant

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Cnr Titiraupenga & Roberts Streets | Crn Robert St & Titiraupenga St, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
+64 7-376 5438
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Havelock, New Zealand
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62 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We were in Taupo for a conference so our first and last nights were the only time we were able to eat out. It has been a long time since we have had access to Thai food so we chose Taupo Thai on our first night. Great decision - the hostess gave us a lovely welcome and showed us to... More 

Thank Murray C
Auckland, New Zealand
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22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

It's reasonably priced as it's a generous portion sizing for what you get. Only disappointment for me was the cocktail range they had. I ordered the Mai Tai as I didn't really know the other selections that they had. I asked for a "sex on the beach" or a "Pina Colada" which is pretty common but the waiter didn't seem... More 

Thank 509cherylv
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Best Thai in Taupo, great meals generous portions and very tasty and authentic. Nice and friendly staff.

Thank Karryn R
Napier, New Zealand
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31 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were warmly greeted and seated quickly. We ordered 2 entrees and a main to share and it was plenty, very tasty and nicely presented. The waiting staff were very polite and attentive. The entrance from the motel side could do with a tidy up....there was fruit and other bits and peices that looked like they had been dumped there,... More 

Thank KarenJDG
Greater Wellington, New Zealand
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193 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 256 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Reasonably priced and friendly place to visit. We went for lunch a bit late (outside lunch hours) but the manager was kind to provide a very good and quality lunch even after hours. Will visit again.

Thank TravellerPorirua
Paraparaumu, New Zealand
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77 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 April 2017

We ate with friends twice at this Restaurant, it was sooo good. As a lover of Thai food this place was a hit with us. First time diners and will go again next time we are in Taupo. Very friendly staff. I would recommend booking in the weekend it is very popular.

Thank Gingin5356
Ruapehu, New Zealand
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Stopped here for lunch and the food was very nice, fresh ingredients,good flavors and great presentation .The host was nice and friendly and recommendations were made without asking. Will be back again.

Thank Udey S
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147 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

My wife and I love Thai food and are very fussy about the food having the correct textures and tastes (Thai food does not have to be extremely spicy but must be full of flavour); Taupo Thai is right up there and probably rates as a Top 5 NZ Thai restaurant.

Thank CharlieandSue
1 review
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

It them 2 hours to get the food out to the table, and when the food finally came out it was not very nice or authentic. Would not recommend this restaurant.

Thank Kyra H
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3 reviews
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Being part of an Asian family, it's hard to find good Asian food (Thai included) that will meet our taste. However, taupo Thai restaurant impressed us and recommend this restaurant to everyone! From tom yam soups to pad Thai, we were filled and very Very satisfied! Thank you for such good service :)

Thank Lydia L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cnr Titiraupenga & Roberts Streets | Crn Robert St & Titiraupenga St, Taupo 3330, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Taupo District  >  Taupo
  • Phone Number: +64 7-376 5438

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?