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Coolum Thai Spice

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1812 David Low Way, Coolum Beach, Queensland 4573, Australia
0466496095
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16:30 - 22:30
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 16:30 - 22:30
Fri - Sat 12:30 - 22:30
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Buderim, Australia
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523 reviews
374 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 204 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Some of the best Thai food I have tasted. I was most happy with some good vegetarian options. Could not fault friendly and helpful service. Food well presented, good portions and great flavours. Very happy to recommend and to return.

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Thank marigoldKent
Sunshine coast
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

All the boxes are ticked, the Service, food and location, you can't really go past this establishment. The lunch specials are such good value, under $10 for an amazing Thai dish. The owner is just lovely which has meant our family just keeps going back. Highly recommend the calamari and satay chicken. Please keep up the amazing vibe staff!

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Thank FranniA
Dalby, Australia
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26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went there for Boxing Day tea - had HOT chilli prawns - they were great, the place was very busy but worth waiting for.

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Thank Noel B
Noosa, Australia
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66 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

busy - school holidays - coped well with rush - had previously well reviewed for lunch, and dinner just as good - Bill and his team scurried around competently and cheerfully - funnily enough a new asian restaurant up the road a few hundred metres had people waiting on footpath but there was still seating available and wondered initially if... More 

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Thank davidinnoosa
Mount Coolum
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27 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are locals and have tried others but no one beats this restaurant for quality of food and excellent service.

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Thank Susanne O
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I drive about an hour for this Thai. The man running the show is always friendly and makes the effort to have a chat. The food is always fresh and beautiful.

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Thank oostell
Brisbane, Australia
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016

A good selection on real thai food and the chef makes a real effort to source the true ingredients and add genuine Thai flavours. Lovely alfresco dining or take-away. Service was great. The meals are very generously and we could have easily shared dishes instead of ordering one each. Highly recoomended if you want the real deal.

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Thank andrewtanyadawson
pst79830, Manager at Coolum Thai Spice, responded to this review

Hi and thanks for your great review. So pleased to read of your experience at our restaurant and you were very pleased with your meals. We will welcome you anytime. More 

Brisbane, Australia
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

Our family enjoyed the lunch specials last Friday and were impressed with the value and great service. We ordered the $8.90 noodle special and were surprised by the large servings and great taste. Highly recommended and will return.

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Thank paularmy25
pst79830, Manager at Coolum Thai Spice, responded to this review

Many thanks for your wonderful review and we thank you for your time to make a visit and enjoy our great tasting meals. We welcome you anytime. More 

Buderim, Australia
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159 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

This is my 1st ever poor review. This was honestly the most awful Thai food ever. We actually threw it away. Old vegetables, burnt black and noodle & rice dishes totally overlooked and stodgy. The satay was powdery like it was from a packet. A waste of money - hope we don't get sick. It honestly tasted like reheated food.

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pst79830, Manager at Coolum Thai Spice, responded to this review

This is a disappointment for us and customers to read. The chef and I were called away overseas at short notice to see a terminally ill relative. We could NOT get a temporary chef to fill in and our assistant cook took over in our place, ALONE with NO assistance except for the dishwasher who has limited cooking skills. Unfortunately... More 

Nelson Bay, Australia
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63 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

I was looking for a Takeaway meal whilst walking along the main street in Coolum Beach. A few people eating outdoor so checked out the menu. Settled on a Pad Thai Chicken and it was ready within 15 minutes. Very tasty and a generous serving.

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Thank Gaja
pst79830, Manager at Coolum Thai Spice, responded to this review

Hello Gaja, So pleased you liked our Pad Thai which is a very popular dish. Hope you will try our curries which are also a popular favourite. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$18
Cuisine
Asian, Thai, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
16:30 - 22:30
Monday
16:30 - 22:30
Tuesday
16:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
16:30 - 22:30
Thursday
16:30 - 22:30
Friday
12:30 - 22:30
Saturday
12:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1812 David Low Way, Coolum Beach, Queensland 4573, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Sunshine Coast  >  Coolum Beach
  • Phone Number: 0466496095
Description
We are an outdoor dining establishment close to many popular outdoor restaurants on the main esplanade in Coolum Beach.This is our 10th year of serving locals and tourists delicious Thai food

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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?