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Sunshine Thai Restaurant

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152 Griffith St, Coolangatta, Gold Coast, Queensland 4225, Australia
+61 7 5599 4442
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Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sorry no photos. Devine chicken skewers with crunchy sate sauce, complex flavours in the green Thai beef and beef was tender. Chef/owner has been there for 16 years. Ever so slightly dearer than other Thai restaurants but worth it for the quality. We will return.

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Thank IdeasWoman
Gold Coast, Australia
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82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dinner for 8 on a Saturday, busy. We ordered after about 20 minutes of catch-up, so weren't in a rush. Ordered Thai fish cakes for a starter - they had run out, so spring rolls. Ordered mains at the same time. One person in our party ordered Tom Yum, it never showed up despite a subsequent query, and we had... More 

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Thank Warren S S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Consistently great thai ...the portions are generous..I highly recommend you try sunshine thai over any other thai places in the tweed coolangatta region.

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Thank Rachel S
Hong Kong, China
1 review
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Average to good Thai cuisine. If you're new to Thai food then maybe it will be okay for you. But if you've had some good Thai cuisine before then I do not recommend going here. The service is okay and the atmosphere is okay.

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Thank willowtsen87
Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have had better Thai food . The holy basil pork was very tough . Service was average . The food was highly seasoned with something that didn't taste quite right .

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Thank mamarosaCronulla
Port Macquarie, Australia
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Very ordinary food here and overpriced mains for small quantities. The meat was chewy, water had a fridge taste and service only fair.

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Thank Portlangs
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Very ordinary food and small main quantities. Garlic rice dry and bitter or burnt garlic. Pork was chewy. Staff and outdoor atmosphere ok.

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Thank Ros L
Coffs Harbour
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60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

Really enjoyed the food here. Fish cakes & chicken satay entrees..very tasty. Red duck curry & stir fried tofu mains..delicious. Service was quick and staff pleasant. BYO wine.

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Thank Marsbar66
Muswellbrook, Australia
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

I don't usually write reviews, but this experience was awful. I went there on a Saturday night, with 7 friends. Only 3 other tables with 4 people maximum were occupied. Terrible service staff, literally told us to wait when we asked if we could order drinks (after 1/2 hour of being seated). Meals took a very very long time to... More 

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Thank hkprowse
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

We met as a large group. I found the food too spicy and I can generally eat a little spice. If you are dining here with kids that don't eat spice make sure you ask them to make it really mild. Nice food. The pumpkin curry was lovely.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Thai
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Cheap Eats, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 152 Griffith St, Coolangatta, Gold Coast, Queensland 4225, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Gold Coast  >  Coolangatta
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5599 4442

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?