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Thai Chef's Restaurant Parnell

68 Parnell Road | Parnell, Auckland Central, Auckland 1052, New Zealand
+64 9-354 3489
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“chicken” (6 reviews)
“pad thai” (5 reviews)
“prawns” (3 reviews)
Closes in 6 min
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
68 Parnell Road | Parnell, Auckland Central, Auckland 1052, New Zealand
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Reviewed August 12, 2018

I can never tell if the ownership has changed or not...the printed menu had. Anywho ...still great salads, nice quiet surround and a great pre game/show spot for dinner prior to anything at Spark Arena...cos you are in the opposite direction of the crowds but...More

Thank LizNZ2014
Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

Female serving was no very friendly. She came across quite blunt and abrupt. Very dry faced. The food was okay,had nicer thai restaurant food in area for cheaper.

Thank SuzanneM2727
Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

Always a good option even for later dining. Love the food. Staff are always friendly and helpful. The ambiance is great and there is a great view of the sky tower as you leave.

Thank suzeontheroad
Reviewed March 21, 2018 via mobile

Dinner to celebrate my wife’s birthday. Enjoyed the entrees and mains, the cashew stir fry and a green curry chicken. Food wonderfully flavored. Spice level on the curry was excellent. Really enjoyed the dinner!

Thank AJW1707
Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

Our favourite thai restraurant when staying in Auckland. Service was good and the food was very nice and authentic. Monday mains are cheapers.

Thank TaylorP1284
Reviewed January 19, 2018 via mobile

Absolutely delicious food, lovely staff, the only small complaint I have is the wait staff collected my partners plate before I had finished my entree and main which meant I felt the need to rush through my meals, so in future i would like for...More

Thank Hayley K
Reviewed September 21, 2017 via mobile

Delicious Thai food that came out very quickly after we placed our order. Would definitely recommend

Thank AmyJ2594
Reviewed September 7, 2017

I bought chicken fried rice from this cafe. Some chicken pieces were a big hard and dry :(, but my colleagues fried rice was nice and yummy.

Thank vibha_n_rao
Reviewed August 20, 2017 via mobile

Great meal, one of the best takeout experiences ever. Ready in 20 mins like promised, and amongst the best Thai I've ever eaten in nz.

Thank Dave R
Reviewed August 18, 2017

My friend and I went to Thai Chef for our dinner. Tucked away at Parnell Rise, the restaurant was indeed a good find and worth the walk as it did help us work on our appetite. The appetizers had quaint names and the one that...More

Thank niveditak93
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$17
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 68 Parnell Road | Parnell, Auckland Central, Auckland 1052, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  Auckland Central
  • Phone Number: +64 9-354 3489
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The Awards Winning Thai restaurant, The Thai Select Premium was awarded in 2011 by the Royal Thai Government for the recognition of their highest standard and their authenticity of Thai Cuisine. Free Plenty Parking at rear, BYOW & Fully Licensed, Takeaway & Delivery, Private function rooms 1x50pp & 1x18pp, our menu is EXTRAORDINARY THAI CUISINE.
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