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106 Hereford Street, Christchurch, New Zealand
+64 3-366 5303
09:00 - 19:30
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Sun 01:00 - 19:30
Mon - Wed 09:00 - 19:30
Thu - Fri 09:00 - 21:00
Sat 09:00 - 19:30
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32 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

The best chicken and peanut sauce in christchurch! Friendly staff, huge servings, fresh produce and a convenient location - what's not to love?! Highly recommend Poppy Thai.

Thank 2Lillies
Christchurch, New Zealand
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28 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 April 2016

Good, quick and easy thai food which is well priced for what it is. Good location too. Only thing i could say is that the menu could be larger, otherwise great.

Thank hungryhippo93
Yokohama, Japan
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92 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2016 via mobile

Located on Level 2 of Westfield Shopping Mall in Riccarton, this place didn't appear to have anyone manning the stall at the onset as I have to wait for a couple of minutes before someone turned up from the back. Ordered pad thai and massuman lamb curry and it was the most ordinary pad thai that I have ever tasted.... More 

Thank Beng d
Invercargill, New Zealand
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436 reviews
256 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

If you want Thai in a hurry then this is a good place to go. We ordered from the week menu and watched as it was put together very quickly from fresh ingredients. Reasonable price and friendly service.

Thank CraigandTania
Ashburton, New Zealand
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37 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2014

One of the best places to eat in Riccarton Mall, very fast service. The food was fresh and very good, I will be going back!

Thank Angel D
Christchurch, New Zealand
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258 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 May 2014

I should have been suspicious when I telephoned for a Sunday night booking and got an incomprehensible reply. The fact is we were duped because this Poppy Thai (its a chain it seems) is located in a mini-food court upstairs at Westfield Riccarton Mall. We were too late to search elsewhere and stayed to regret it. How this place ever... More 

Thank Kiwi_rua
East Yorkshire
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42 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 December 2013

Very fast service. Although we ate in the evening and found it reasonable its excellent value at lunch time. We are veggie and the food prep and everything was spot on recommended.

Thank Lucy T
Christchurch, New Zealand
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 January 2013

The Poppy Thai is in west-fields mall in riccarton Christchurch new Zealand. It does from the outset like okay . You cant ask for much being in a fast food court.. How wrong was I . The service was blunt very cold and they didn't care at all. I had to wait for ages for a fast food . Other... More 

Thank David P
Christchurch, New Zealand
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127 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2012

Food OK, but location is terrible - OK for a quick snack but not suitable for evening dining. "Restaurant" is situated in very busy open plan shopping mall, so fine as long as you don't mind heaps of shoppers walking past or stopping to look at the food you are eating.

Thank Mike M
Sydney, Australia
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 29 October 2010

The waitress gave us an expression of disgust only because we were traveling with a child....no wonder the restaurant was empty for most nights!!!!

Thank Homesweethome07

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Asian, Thai, Fast food
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
01:00 - 19:30
09:00 - 19:30
09:00 - 19:30
09:00 - 19:30
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 19:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 106 Hereford Street, Christchurch, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-366 5303

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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?