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Suk Jai Thai Restaurant

93 Kamo Road | Kensington, Whangarei 0112, New Zealand
+64 9-437 7287
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Overview
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (43 reviews)
“panang” (13 reviews)
“curry puffs” (5 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.All hours
CUISINES
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
93 Kamo Road | Kensington, Whangarei 0112, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 497 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed nearby at the Continental motel and when we asked about a good local restaurant they recommended the Suk Jai as being very good. We were told that it is essential to book if we wanted to eat there and we asked the motel...More

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just had to have the Tempura squid again for entree with Chicken Satay sticks. The Tempura Squid is just so delicate and tender, just melting in your mouth. The best I have experienced from many years of eating. We tried something different than we normally...More

Thank Warren Pat S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent attentive service, superb food, great location. We are regular diners, and choose different dishes every time. We have never been disappointed.

Thank sherylmai
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely meal in Suk Jai two days ago. The staff were really friendly. The menu had lots of options; we had the Golden Triangles to start, which were a light starter, a good size to share between two. We then had a...More

Thank Smuckers1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Thai cuisine is one of our favorite and we have visited many authentic Thai restaurants, however - this restaurant has a menu that stands apart. Absolutely delicious, fantastic service, and a credit to the owners. Even though this restaurant has always been a very busy...More

Thank Anahera582
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly service. Comprehensive menu. Licenced ...alcohol at fair prices. Open for lunches as well as dinner. Can recommend for family and teenaged children.

Thank Virgo248
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great food. We read reviews on trip advisor and ordered some take away. Delicious food. The staff were also very friendly and also offered us some disposable cutlery. Definitely worth trying if in town.

Thank Snehal A
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

We often eat at Suk Jai, as we live close by. The food and service is awesome, they have their own special dishes as well as the Thai favourites. Small or large groups are easily accommodated.

Thank rickoshea0101
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Dined here a few times and the food is always amazing. Fresh, tasty and authentic. Sesame beef was outstanding, sizzling chicken awesome, basil chicken (my usual Thai favourite) was just ok but when balanced with the lovely mixed entree and soups this is by far...More

Thank Swiwigirl
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

A real Thai!great food, great taste!confortable for families, groups, couples.Good prices too! To repeat

Thank itxi14
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Haydyn W
10 October 2017|
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Response from manfred h | Reviewed this property |
you have to bring your own grog as they only serve wine and non alcoholic beverages... i would recommend jamaikan rum for the grog as it is smoother...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$27
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Monday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Tuesday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Wednesday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Thursday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Friday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Saturday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 93 Kamo Road | Kensington, Whangarei 0112, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Whangarei
  • Phone Number: +64 9-437 7287
Description
The only Thai restaurant in Whangarei which received the prestigious "Thai Select" Award from the Prime Minister of Thailand in March 2013 to certify and recognise Thai restaurants outside Thailand which serve authentic Thai cuisine of the highest standard.
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