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Red Crab Thai Restaurant

149 Ocean View Road, Auckland, Waiheke Island 1081, New Zealand
+64 9-372 9185
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Overview
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good47%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (26 reviews)
“red curry” (8 reviews)
“scallops” (12 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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LOCATION
149 Ocean View Road, Auckland, Waiheke Island 1081, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 202 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Staff were really unfriendly. We asked for table to be wiped to which she only half of table. Ordered 2 mains 1 entree. Entree only arrived after all food done.

Thank Laura K
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food is excellent both for vegetarians and meat lovers. Their spring rolls are the best ones I have ever had. Great and efficient service, delicious food and an amazing view of the ocean: I think it's an awesome restaurant.

1  Thank MonFitnessFanatic
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Very good Thai food and efficient, friendly service. The lunch menu was good value and we were lucky to have a table with a great ocean view. Definitely recommended.

1  Thank ianf22
Reviewed 19 March 2018

Not sure I can say much more about this place - it is always good and has excellent veggie choices. They have actually changed the name, but not the decor with large crabs on the walls so I am not sure anyone has really noticed....More

1  Thank Trevor D
Reviewed 18 March 2018

We had a memorable meal there with friends. We both love Thai food and found the experience thoroughly enjoyable.

2  Thank Marie-Jo P
Reviewed 12 March 2018

We had a quick lunch here before we caught the ferry to Auckland. The food was delivered quickly and was fresh and delicious. The restaurant has a nice view of the water. It is a great value, especially considering the area.

1  Thank londam2016
Reviewed 4 March 2018

We spent the day and Waiheke Island and had dinner at the Red Crab. As a big fan of Thailand and Thai food, I can be a bit picky, but this was delicious. We had several of their appetizers Laarb Moo, Curry Puffs and Spring...More

1  Thank Gregory S
Reviewed 16 February 2018

We go here when we stay at my mates bach in Oneroa, its great! authentic food nicely presented, loads of choice and mouthwatering specials. Wine prices wont hurt you either (unlike other local spots) Highly recommended

1  Thank heymrdj
Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

Most places close at 8:30pm on Waiheke Island which we didn’t know but thank god this place was open! They were closing in 15 mins & has no problems accomodating 8 people! We were starving & the food came out very quickly, the staff were...More

1  Thank Cocoribbon
Reviewed 6 February 2018

We loved sitting outside at The Red Crab, we sat in a tuktuk on the terrace and enjoyed an amazing view.

1  Thank tomtom755
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 149 Ocean View Road, Auckland, Waiheke Island 1081, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Waiheke Island
  • Phone Number: +64 9-372 9185
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