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Thai Garden

484 Cranford Street, Christchurch 8051, New Zealand
+64 3-354 9203
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (7 reviews)
“curry” (7 reviews)
“prawns” (3 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 21:30 Hours
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
484 Cranford Street, Christchurch 8051, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 121 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely love the food service here. Delicious, fast and friendly we are regulars and highly recommend to everyone

Thank Aroha T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fast, cheap and tasty. Real Thai food served in a modern, clean and warm restaurant. Parking at the door. In the Gun City shopping complex.

Thank David T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We celebrated our grandson's 21st birthday in the semi separate room in the restaurant. We had a banner and balloons, which were allowed. The meal was fantastic, service fantastic. Best Thai meal we have had anywhere in the country. This restaurant has to be experienced...More

Thank sgapes161
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

Chose the menu selection for a group of five +. All six of us enjoyed their selection. All were impressed with meal as every dish was great. Highly recommend.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

Coming from Australia where it seems like nearly every second restaurant is a Thai restaurant, we’ve been trying to find a restaurant in NZ that serves authentic and full of flavour Thai food. Finally we’ve found just that. Thai Garden does not disappoint! We had...More

Thank laurajb1979
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Really lovely decor, with nice and friendly staff. Good selection of gluten free foods and portion size was just right. Staff were attentive, and it was overall a really nice experience. Plenty of car parking and easy access to restaurant for all.

Thank April N
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

It was awesome, best food we have had in a while. Also brought back great memories of our travels in Asia.

Thank Helen B
Reviewed 26 March 2018

The food, service & value are totally excellent. The waitresses were so polite, filled our water glasses regularly, delivered a fabulous meal in very short time. This is the best Thai restaurant we have ever dined out. Very much looking forward to trying many other...More

Thank sgapes161
Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

I came with my family like we do every year my aunty is over from Australia my cousins and aunty order a 2 Savs and a Pinot Gris what they always order both tasted overly tangy vinegary, our soft drinks were flat which we had...More

Thank Michaela S
AsianGardenNZ, Public Relations Manager at Thai Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 18 March 2018

Dear Michael, sorry to hear about your experience, this is not our normal standards, a lot of these are our mistakes and not checking on your table, sounds like staff are not trained well, mistaken your order up and ruined your experience for your family....More

Reviewed 24 February 2018

We regularly visited this establishment when it was Thai Temple and loved it. However, this is the second time we have been since changes were made and it will be the last. The staff were attentive, the restaurant was attractive but the food was very...More

Thank memmi
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Questions & Answers
26 October 2016|
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Response from emmakt | Property representative |
Hi Guys, Our price range at lunch is $12.50-$13 for most meals. Dinner $17.50-$22 Hope this helps. :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$16
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 484 Cranford Street, Christchurch 8051, New Zealand (Formerly Thai Temple)
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-354 9203
Simple, yet adventurous. Thai Garden is about fun, fresh food that combines the best of Asian favours. We think we’ve hit the trifecta of good Thai: fast service, friendly staff and fresh ingredients.
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