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TukTuk Bangkok Thai Restaurant

19 York Street, Russell 0202, New Zealand
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good41%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible9%
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“thai food” (4 reviews)
“tuk tuk” (11 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Asian, Thai, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
19 York Street, Russell 0202, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 88 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We live in Singapore and spend a lot of time in Thailand. The curry at Tuk Tuk is authentically delicious!! Great bar and handcrafted beer as well and lovely to sit outside.

Thank DuvelMonk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Awfully rude service with no eye contact from front of house owner plus takeaway order was wrong and no apology from late middle aged owner - would never go back there

1  Thank mittens12
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We loved our evening here. The creamy crispy pork dish was the best Thai meal I’ve ever had, and that’s saying something. The restaurant wasn’t flash but the service and the ambience were relaxed and friendly. Loved it!

Thank Jane M
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Had a lovely meal which was tasty and well priced. Service was quick and efficient. Can't fault this place.

Thank Julie C
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

We live in Thailand and after 3 weeks on the road we needed our spicy fix. Previous reviews mention toned down food...not the case for us, maybe because we spoke to the Thai chef directly. Do as Thais do, dont order your own starter, main...More

Thank lost_farang
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Wanted just a small take-away and ordered Khow Pad and a portion of spring rolls - when ordering experienced a rather fed-up sounding gentleman (maybe as we were only placing a small order?) - the rice was overcooked and stodgy with little flavour other than...More

Thank Faye H
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Nice friendly chef, as it's a husband & wife enterprise. I find the food very tasty, with extra side dish of spice.

Thank yachtaiwa
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Well-run Thai restaurant with good service and decent food. The Thai food is generic but very acceptable....don't expect daring, extreme flavors. Staff is extremely helpful, pleasant, and service is prompt.

Thank Ethel C
Reviewed 30 April 2017

After arriving by Ferry we decided to have coffee and considering we have been to Thailand on numerous occasions and hoping for good coffee called in. Was early and they were cleaning and asked us to sit outside. Luckily not raining, until we had finished....More

Thank Keza_WA
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

We have been coming to the Tuk Tuk now since it opened in Russell. What a refreshing restaurant to enjoy whilst in town. Opens early for lunch and into the night for dinner. Takeaway options are readily available as well. We love the curries in...More

Thank JNZ69
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2 October 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 York Street, Russell 0202, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Bay of Islands  >  Russell
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