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Thai Po Thong

511 Papanui Road, Christchurch 8053, New Zealand
+64 3-352 2999
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (6 reviews)
“prawns” (4 reviews)
Open Now
16:30 - 22:00 Hours
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
511 Papanui Road, Christchurch 8053, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited recently with my teenage son.Lovely little restaurant with polite courteous staff. Beautiful fresh spring rolls and melt in your mouth beef stir fry.Will definitely be going back!

Thank Bernadette C
Reviewed 27 May 2018

Very friendly staff, nice enough environment, but the food... We had spring rolls, and Golden Fingers for Entree, which were delicious. My partner had Chicken Pad Thai, whilst I had Chicken Red Curry, HOT. My mouth is watering just writing about it. Cheap, delicious food....More

Thank Obooth2013
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

It would be very easy to get swept away in a flood of adjectives but put simply it was as easy as closing my eyes and remembering certain areas of Thailand by taste and taste only. It can be dangerous, as I have mentioned in...More

Thank oldmanonthepoint
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

I think I have given only one bad review in all the reviews I have done. Well today is another great review,, being a person who loves most food, it's not hard to admire good Thai food. This restaurant is just fabulous, the food is...More

Thank David Q
Reviewed 16 March 2018

Met by very helpful staff on walking in and made welcome. Good selection of food on the menu which is also reasonably priced.

Thank Geoffly087
Reviewed 18 February 2018

I have been going to Thai Po Thong for many years and it has never been disappointing. The food is absolutely delicious, i love the satay chicken and peanut sauce . there is a great selection on the menu so something for everyone

Thank Shirley J
Reviewed 15 February 2018

This restaurant was situated a short walk from our hotel. Thai food is my favourite, so I was looking forward to having a good meal here. The restaurant doesn't serve alcohol, but you are welcome to bring your own- which we did. We ordered the...More

Thank julie B
Reviewed 21 September 2017

My potential new partner and myself went to Thai Po Thong last night for dinner, the dinner as always was spectacular and when we were leaving we did feel that we should also pay for the entertainment, Alistair was great, funny, clever and most attentive....More

2  Thank McGovern T
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Have driven past here lots of times and had friends staying in town they suggested going here. Food, service all excellent and food very tasty They seemed to be very busy with takeaway food and restaurant was steady. Will be back

Thank JHH50
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

The thai green curry and stir fried vege with fish fillet are very delicious, for the tom yam taste are just so so.

Thank Michael_Teoh
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
16:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
16:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
16:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 511 Papanui Road, Christchurch 8053, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-352 2999
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