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Global Thai Restaurant & Bar

2B Commerce Street, Whakatane 3120, New Zealand
+64 210 645 072
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good44%
  • Average10%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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“thai food” (13 reviews)
“curry puffs” (3 reviews)
“chicken” (8 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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2B Commerce Street, Whakatane 3120, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed our dinner .nothing to special but well cooked.Taste of food was pleasant .Service friendly .would come back again.

Thank uri w
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our recent family visiting from OZ and was nice to have a meal out together and enjoy some nice Thai food

Thank Julia S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

LOVE CRISPY PAD THAI! We went there a few weeks ago, group of 4. I don't particular like spicy food but Pad Thai is the right choice for me because chilli was on the side and also some peanut. Staffs always lovely and helpful, Pad...More

Thank Charliepump
Reviewed 17 October 2017

On arrival waitress pointed where we could sit but didn't see us to our table. Decor bland, clinical, no music playing, furniture from a charity shop, no style or Thai atmosphere. Menu fairly unimaginative but as non Thai chef to be expected. Oder taken quickly...More

Thank Lynn B
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

the service is fast. the food is pretty good, we would have liked it to get a little hotter. but overall it was a good Dinner.

Thank Nadia A
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Lovely meal really tasty especially with my major dietary restrictions so good to go some where and eat out with my husband. Lovely service but missing atmosphere I felt. Will go there again tho.

Thank sunnybeachgirl1
Reviewed 3 October 2017

A pleasant Thai restaurant with all the traditional dishes. Good flavours and surroundings but you have to talk to them if you like properly hot and spicy food

Thank Pounamu-s
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Very friendly and accommodating hosts, with a huge variety of food from Thai to European which is good value for money and delicious.

Thank kalinalltd
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

We went for dinner and were seated without a booking which was really good. Staff were friendly and tidy. Entrees were okay but the mains were very ordinary. Pad Thai was the worst I had ever had. Wrong noodles, strange sauce and little hard mussels...More

Thank gedmother
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

We went to Global Thai because I was desperated for Thai food as I was aways from home - I'm Thai. I like the decoration in a shop, it's not too much and staff quite friendly & so helpful as well as the owner who...More

Thank Chanida99BKK
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2B Commerce Street, Whakatane 3120, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Bay of Plenty Region  >  Whakatane
  • Phone Number: +64 210 645 072
  • E-mail
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