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Golden Bell Thai Restaurant

104 Hardy Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
+64 3-545 9388
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (26 reviews)
“satay chicken” (6 reviews)
“green curry” (8 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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104 Hardy Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food was fine but we were the only table occupied during our visit? makes us wonder why. It's a bit weird as there's an older lady sitting on 1 of those chairs probably for takeaway customers staring at us, maybe a family member of the...More

Thank Stephy_SL
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food is great as always but we had a terrible customer experience with service. There was a new staff member who had obviously had no training whatsoever and our experience was of a Fawlty Towers nature. Ordered a Pinot Gris and out came a red...More

Thank krisnz
Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

Both thought the other was on dinner? Busy folk, want healthy and no fuss dinner? Food arrived within 10 minutes; fresh vegetables lightly stir fried; excellent service.

Thank Janet B
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

We stumbled across this restaurant walking down Hardy Street. The food was delicious and really good portions, definitely good size to share between two people. The starters were great, especially the satay chicken and the cashew chicken was nice. The service was ok, there only...More

Thank kattymae26
Reviewed 31 December 2017

Went with the family and had three dishes that were flavourful, delicious for all and cooked magnificently. The fried rice dish especially had the kids wanting more. For myself it was the pad Thai noodles which really hit the spot.

Thank KiwitoUK
Reviewed 28 December 2017

Food was okay but not that tasty. Atmosphere was nice and people were lovely. They needed more waiting staff though.

Thank 4252loulou
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

This place feels very authentic. Very nice staff, great food recomended for vegeterians as well as meat eaters. But remember, when they say "spicy" they mean it.

Thank 499onegirl
Reviewed 27 December 2017

Both service and food could have been better. The two waitresses seemed overwhelmed, communication seemed hard, took a long time to get the food. I ordered Pad Thai with beef, got chicken... Less tasty than usual in other places. Same for my husband's dish.

Thank Bellechasse10
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

Had takeaway from here 10 minutes before closing. We had a very nice meal. The veggies in our curries may not have been too authentic/traditional, but sometimes some extra vegetable is nice.

Thank Bart B
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Had a great dinner at the Golden Bell on Saturday night. We had the Chicken Massaman, Green Curry, Pad Thai & Beef Satay. They were all delicious and we shared them around the table. A diner at our table who travels the world and really...More

Thank ReubenMcC
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 104 Hardy Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Nelson-Tasman Region  >  Nelson
  • Phone Number: +64 3-545 9388
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