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Nakontong Thai Restaurant at Thames

728 - 730 Pollen Street, Thames 3500, New Zealand
+64 7-868 6821
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“thai food” (14 reviews)
“noodles” (3 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
728 - 730 Pollen Street, Thames 3500, New Zealand
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Reviewed 11 November 2016

After a disappointing expereince elsewhere we went to this restaurant. It was busy but we were promptly shown to a table. The service was attentive and the food tasty and well presented. Prices were reasonable. People were coming and going all evening. It is clearly...More

Reviewed 10 November 2016

This is a restaurant I have been going to for a number of years now. The ethnic dishes are FANTASTIC value for money (for lunches, between 12.00 and 2.00 pm) You get a wide range of choice, and I have NEVER been disappointed with the...More

Thank Craigbeep
Reviewed 9 November 2016

The welcoming staff seat you quickly and the efficiency continues as you order, have your water glass filled and shortly after you meals arrive. This quick service and well priced lunch dishes mean most seats are filled most days. A delicious lunch for ten dollars...More

Thank Carter2012_12
Reviewed 6 November 2016

My Son and I ate here and enjoyed our experience. We had Mixed Entrees and considering my Son doesn't like peanuts, was surprised he enjoyed the tender Satay Chicken! The other components also pretty good. Sweet and Sour Pork was excellent. Banana was a nice...More

Thank networkn
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is right in middle of town. Food and restaurant are authentic. Staff very friendly and great service. We had takeaways but is also sit down. Fantastic selection. As a vegetarian I was in heaven. I had a curry with tofu. Yum. It was...More

Thank LyndaAukino
Reviewed 17 October 2016

This restaurant provides great service and really nice food. It is probably the most consistently busy place in town. Well worth eating here.

Thank HayesNZ
Reviewed 17 October 2016

We stopped for lunch here and found they have a value lunch. There were two of us so we bought two dishes and shared them. We asked for extra rice as there was plenty of sauce and it only cost another 50c. Great flavours reasonable...More

Thank punkingirl2013
Reviewed 9 October 2016

I would call this the Maccas of Thai Food, ie. no frills!! The restaurant was large colourful and warm. We were greeted with friendly smiles and our orders were taken quickly and efficiently. The room was quite full with happy customers. Food was fairly basis,...More

Thank 1818Chrissy67
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Nakontong Thai restaurant would have to rate as one of the top two or three restaurants in Thames. The food and service are of a very high standard and you would normally be advised to book anytime in the weekends as you run the risk...More

Thank Laurie W
Reviewed 4 September 2016

We enjoyed our dinner here. The setting was as expected of a Thai restaurant. The service was excellent, and we all enjoyed the flavours of our selected dishes.

Thank john j
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$22
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 09:30
17:00 - 09:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 09:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 09:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 09:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 09:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 728 - 730 Pollen Street, Thames 3500, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Coromandel Peninsula  >  Thames
  • Phone Number: +64 7-868 6821
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Thames is on the Coromandel Peninsula
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