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Red Crab Thai Restaurant

) #26 of 46 Restaurants in Waiheke Island €€ - €€€ Asian, Thai, Seafood
149 Ocean View Road, Waiheke Island 1081, New Zealand
+64 9-372 9185
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Overview
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good47%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (24 reviews)
“fried crab” (33 reviews)
“red curry” (8 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 15:00All hours
CUISINES
Asian, Thai, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
149 Ocean View Road, Waiheke Island 1081, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 183 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Dropped in with a group that needed to be fed fairly quickly, and was delighted with the speed of service and quality of food. Very satisfying meals all round, and a good wine list that doesn't break the bank.

Thank MoolooSwampy
Reviewed 1 week ago

Probably the best value on the island. Simple menu, quick service, attractive presentation, excellent value for your $. Often go there for lunch

Thank TheWaihekeDon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I tried the mixed vegetables in chilli and basil sauce which came out quickly and was a perfect meal for a cold rainy night on Waiheke. I usually stay away from the 'standard' desserts and like to try something new, but i'm so glad i...More

1  Thank ptk123
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food was excellent and the service was just spot on. We came for lunch and dinner many times. They give you excellent helpings and the drinks were yummy. Can't wait to taste what meals we had again. Toilets are excellent as well the best...More

1  Thank Ursula J
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

It's a little local Thai restaurant in Ellerslie. Surprisingly good quality food. Very fresh and tasty. We had duck curry and their soft shell crab signature dish. It's beautifully cooked and very nice. We will be back again soon.

1  Thank bigeater2012
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Had lunch here when we arrived in Waiheke. It was a bit early for lunch so there's not much people around yet, so we got to choose the best table they have which is overlooking the Oneroa beach. The food was really good and very...More

1  Thank Anna F
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Red Crab is located on one of Waihake's hills in Oneroa, with a view over the beach. We very much enjoyed our food here; the dishes (we ordered 2 curries) were tasty, the portions were decent and the prices not too steep. I would recommend...More

1  Thank Peter_dR_NZ
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Excellent restaurant with views over the sea. Good selection of authentic Thai dishes, combined with local drinks

1  Thank BarryOilyDave
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

Had the tom yum (good) and red curry w prawn and scallop. The food was well seasoned and prepared but like most places in NZ a bit overpriced. But the views makes it hard to complain bc it's quite stunning.

1  Thank Sassysandyg
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

Great Thai food with a view of the bay. You can walk here from the Ferry (approx 25 minutes). Good service, although they don't split bills for groups. 15% surcharge on public holidays

1  Thank Yarfel13
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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
Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 149 Ocean View Road, Waiheke Island 1081, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Waiheke Island
  • Phone Number: +64 9-372 9185
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