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May's Thai

289 Wairakei Road | Bryndwr, Christchurch 8053, New Zealand
+64 3-359 6950
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“crispy pork” (5 reviews)
“thai food” (6 reviews)
“green curry” (3 reviews)
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Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
289 Wairakei Road | Bryndwr, Christchurch 8053, New Zealand
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Reviewed 5 September 2015

We have been to May's Thai 3 times, tried different dishes on their menu and so far have left very satisfied & happy. Food is always fresh and cooked to perfection. We find them miles better than other Thai restaurants we have been to in...More

3  Thank Francis-IreneC
Reviewed 19 August 2015

We decided to pickup takeaways for 9 adults. The food was tasty and the portions were generous. Reasonable prices. Was typical of Thai food which is generally always good but lacks a "Point Of Difference". Will be keen to try the restaurant soon as it...More

Thank Simon9870
Reviewed 11 August 2015

Friendly staff, cozy and tidy setting. Most of all, food is amazing. Very very fresh vegetable. Some restaurants struggle to keep the consistency (sometimes good, sometimes bad), and this place only gets better and better every time I visit (should I call it "inconsistent"?) Each...More

4  Thank Sung B
Reviewed 9 August 2015

Absolutely delicious food - were very accommodating with allergies - highly recommend May's Thai.Reasonably priced too.

4  Thank nz-uk-nz
Reviewed 9 August 2015

OK so the decor isn't flash and it's not the most salubrious neighbourhood but this eatery is all about the food and the people. Service is slow but worth the wait. The staff are entertaining and the love is evident from the cook checking out...More

2  Thank Rob H
Reviewed 20 June 2015

Had to work late so grabbed some take-away. I must say very nice - Pad Thai had heaps of flavour, Chicken Cashew Nuts had heaps of vegetables cooked to perfection. Really enjoyed the Stay Chicken Sticks - chicken very tender and very nice with a...More

4  Thank Sebcat14
Reviewed 9 May 2015

I went to this restaurant with my wife, to celebrate 1 year here in NZ. The staff has been lovely, and the food great. We ordered 2 gluten free dishes (my wife is coeliac), they used a gluten free soy sauce, I had the impression...More

2  Thank MrBurns1986
Reviewed 5 May 2015 via mobile

May's offers great value for money authentic Thai, always fresh, great friendly and attentive staff. The only dilemma is whether or not to tell others for fear of May's becoming too popular and not being able to get a table! Keep it up May.

7  Thank Garry M
Reviewed 17 March 2015 via mobile

Went here the other week for takeaway, had not had thai since coming back from Thailand in November. Brought back great memory's of the quality flavors. Will defiantly be returning for a dine in experience!

7  Thank 363samk
Reviewed 1 February 2015

I am writing a review here for the first time in my life. I recently moved to Christchurch from Auckland where I dined out 4 days a week. I can say I have visited at least 20 Thai restaurants in AKL. I found this place...More

10  Thank Robinjyl
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$17
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Digital Payments, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 289 Wairakei Road | Bryndwr, Christchurch 8053, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-359 6950
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