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13-14 Carlton Courts | 4 Papanui Road, Christchurch, New Zealand
+64 3-355 6229
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17:00 - 23:30
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Sun - Sat 17:00 - 23:30
Sat - Sun 12:00 - 15:00
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Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have dined here before so were surprised at the change in the quality of the meals.Awful food, our stirfry was covered in thick glutinous gravy, not at all like the usual Thai food. The view from our table was out to the area where all the rubbish bins are.. Smoke was drifting into the restaurant from the people smoking... More 

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Thank Liz B
1 review
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

TBH, the service was pretty average and the food wasn't amazing. The thing that killed it for us though was people smoking at the tables in the outdoor dining area - not really my idea of ambience. So we moved inside and advised the waiter why we were doing so - he didn't care. It was, all in all, a... More 

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Thank Guus K
Waikuku Beach, null, New Zealand
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A wonderful Thai experience in the very charming Charlton lane great atmosphere and the staff are excellent meals came out in good time and when they poor a glass of wine it's a good size this awesome place also has fantastic outdoor dining as well

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Thank Annaiantaya
Christchurch, New Zealand
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119 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2017

Hadn't been for a while, and they have ceased the BYO option which adds to the cost of course. Overall very busy and the food was still good, although the chicken Satay was a bit bland, but the service had slipped a little with staff hard to understand. Overall disappointed with our Thai night out.

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Thank Steve M
Christchurch, New Zealand
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36 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Have been here a few times always the same. Food is usually of a good standard but service ok at best. We waited 15 mins until someone came for a drinks order and that was only after we asked them to come. We wanted our selections all at once.. a combination of entrees and a main but didn't happen. It... More 

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Thank Lisa255118
Christchurch, New Zealand
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

Nice interesting place to visit with an indoor outdoor flow. the food is real thai and is excellent. the service is also very good and the meals are priced right. The only issue we had is getting a craft beer, the message got lost several times but not a biggie

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Thank K1W1bruce
Ashburton, New Zealand
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129 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

We were advised to try this restaurant which we did. We opted for a take away dinner. Staff were friendly and helpful when discussing the menu. To get to the restaurant you had to walk past the relatively smokey courtyard. There was a good selection of dishes on the menu. The menus were actually a bit tatty! We were satisfied... More 

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Thank Rosemary73
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23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

I have been to Keo quite a few times and the standard of food is pretty good. Probably a bit westernised but still with a Thai feel. I almost walked out due to lack of service after being seated outside with a beer and seemingly forgotten but all was saved by a very apologetic waitress and excellent service. The food... More 

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Thank Roger F
Melbourne, Australia
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76 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

Keo Thai was suggested to us by a local and we're glad we did go! Food is great, service is fast. It's tucked away in a corner, away from the hustle and bustle.

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Thank MarlsCass1969
Kaitaia
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

A group of 9 family members went to the Keothai restaurant the food was excellent and the service was quick. Staff were friendly.

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Thank kaitaiadreamer

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Thai, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 15:00
Monday
17:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
17:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
17:00 - 23:30
Thursday
17:00 - 23:30
Friday
17:00 - 23:30
Saturday
17:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13-14 Carlton Courts | 4 Papanui Road, Christchurch, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-355 6229

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?