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Chada Thai

81 Broadway Avenue, Palmerston North 4410, New Zealand
+64 6-357 2555
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good47%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (10 reviews)
“curry puffs” (3 reviews)
“fish balls” (2 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
81 Broadway Avenue, Palmerston North 4410, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cheap, plastic, fast food style decor, poorly presented menu, and badly cooked food that cost 5 times what I would have paid for it if I had the choice. Definitely not somewhere I will go again.

Thank Anthony M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Been here a few times now, the food is tasty and the service is very good. Usually have the prawn salad.

Thank subu9400
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The food and service here is amazing. They have a chef on board and focus on freshness. The vegetables are sourced locally as much as possible and they wash their vegetables multiple times. We often eat in there - the decor isn't sophisticated but the...More

Thank Ningerguts
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My wife and I have visited a number of times for lunch. Each time the same with lovely food, great service and good prices. We have never been disappointed.

Thank MerlinBlaise
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Food was delicious and service quick. The place gets very busy but the service does not suffer for it. Had the pad Thai, coconut bubble tea and curry puffs. Curry puffs were freshly fried and so tasty. Pad Thai had great flavours and the bubble...More

2  Thank Amidme
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Central location in Palmerston North, broad menu, quick service, over supplied on the drinks that were ordered and additionally charged accordingly. Upon the meals arriving requested an additional egg advised would cost $1.00 charged $3.00, would not go back as this was not customer focused...More

Thank Karen W
Reviewed 3 March 2017

My friend and I had a lovely meal tonight here after the movies. Had never visited as we normally visit the restaurants on the other side of Broadway Ave (for no particular reason). We were pleasantly surprised to see it was also licensed. We both...More

1  Thank britgreekkiwi
Reviewed 3 March 2017

I have been craving Pad Thai and met up with some friends here for dinner. The menu is extensive with a hugely variety of Asian "style" options, many more western style Chinese than Thai and even random things like Fish and Chips I ordered the...More

1  Thank kungfukitty_oz
Reviewed 1 March 2017

I was visiting the local university and a friend took me here. We had a good time at this place. Attentive staff and good, fresh food at a reasonable price.

1  Thank FW0203
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Nice authentic flavours cooked well. Good service and a healthy choice of drinks. Could have done with something to read while I waited.

1  Thank Mike P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 81 Broadway Avenue, Palmerston North 4410, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Manawatu-Wanganui Region  >  Palmerston North
  • Phone Number: +64 6-357 2555
  • E-mail
Chada Thai offers fresh, authentic cuisine prepared by talented Thai chefs. The best Thai food comes from freshest ingredients.

At Chada Thai, we source local produce, buy organic wherever possible and make most sauces by hand to ensure the freshness and authenticity of our dishes.

Chada Thai chefs avoid MSG. and can cook vegetarian, semi-vegetarian, gluten free, or lactose-free meals to order.

Plae your order by phone for pick-up with 15 to 20 minutes.

Chada Thai
Fresh Thai Cuisine
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