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Thai Po Thong

511 Papanui Road, Christchurch 8053, New Zealand
+64 3-352 2999
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“larb” (3 reviews)
“rice” (3 reviews)
“recent months” (2 reviews)
Open Now
16:30 - 21:00All hours
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
511 Papanui Road, Christchurch 8053, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 38 reviews

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
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Visited with friends and couple of nights back by chance and concluded that the food was OK but not as good as the Pucket next door. Puckett was closed for a month for annual holidays at the time. The rice for the three of us...More

Thank Graeme M
Reviewed 23 January 2017

We have visited several times but I think we appreciated the food more this time. The quality was excellent with a good selection of vegetables, tender meat served Thai style. Service was prompt and accurate. BYO wine is an attraction. Having lived for some time...More

Thank GrahamChristchurch
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Didn't get the chance to dine in but were rewarded nonetheless. Stylish restaurant, very popular, tasty food, best value! A+ I prefer 'thai hot' spice to be extremely spicy though. Was a little weak in my opinion.

2  Thank Sean M
Reviewed 20 December 2016

the food is okay its not like wow its like ok. It's like a mediocre marriage. It is good restaurant for service i guess. If you are basic it is the restaurant for you. It is clean, interiors basic, toilets good, you could take your...More

1  Thank Snobzz
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

I've been here several times and it is always great. The food is always very fresh and tasty. There are a large variety of options on the menu. Would definitely recommend this restaurant!

Thank Greenjandals
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Went out for meal on spur of moment having never been here before. The place was clean and tidy and we'll patronized. Our meals were all well cooked, well presented and authentic. The service was non intrusive but helpful. There was no pressure to move...More

Thank Clara N
Reviewed 3 November 2016

We booked in as a group of 6 were able to seat us as a walk in with no prior booking. Dined twice at this restaurant. Great selection of meals all reasonably priced. Service was friendly and efficient. Meals were delicious.

Thank TravellingRobos
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
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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