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18 Holdfast Prom, Glenelg, South Australia 5045, Australia
+61 8 8350 3110
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  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
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“pad thai” (14 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Malaysian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
18 Holdfast Prom, Glenelg, South Australia 5045, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited the Pantai once for a birthday celebration with extended family and a few weeks later with a friend. The place was very busy both times and being situated on the coast has a view of the sea. As the sun moved across the sky...More

Thank Bill K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good food, it’s a shame the service was bad. Ate our entree’s and then the waitress proceeded to bring the mains out before clearing the table. Then had to ask for clean plates and cutlery, the waitress then handed my friend back her cutlery, we...More

Thank Cathy H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful flavours,melt in your mouth lamb masaman, good laksa and lad Thai as well as chilli duck. Generous servings. Service was a bit off at the start as they were very busy but improved greatly as other diners finished their meals. I marked it down...More

Thank Greg S
Reviewed 19 January 2018

Chose the drunken noodles and Nasi goring this visit and both were delicious. Great atmosphere and very friendly service. Nice to see a dark beer on the list......not everyone first choice bit I love a stout.

Thank Mandy M
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Pantai is a fabulous restaurant which offers Thai cuisine and modern Australian can be ordered from the Rocks next door. There is something for everyone. Service is always excellent.

Thank Jo D
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

We’d just arrived at our hotel from traveling all day so we just needed something nearby and easy. We had the pad Thai and basil beef - really good, authentic Thai dishes... fresh ingredients and tasted great. The kids meals were also great. Very nice...More

Thank Cameron B
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Good reliable food. Being able order from Pantai or the Rocks is great. Good service depending on the staff on the day. Requests with regard to meal easily done no problems

Thank Pamela B
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Pantai is restaurant serving Malay and Thai food. Both are not made to perfection but are good. I had the drunken noodles, which where too oily. The Phad Thai seems to be the winner dish here. Very popular choice. The Restaurant offers during the week...More

Thank Dirk H
Reviewed 3 December 2017

We dined at the Pantai twice during our stay at the Oaks Glenelg, one for breakfast and one for dinner at the Thai Malay restaurant. Both times we had a good experience. Whilst the breakfast menu is somewhat limited, the meal which I had, the...More

Thank CocoTampa123
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Went here for dinner on a weeknight. There are two restaurants next to one another in the Pier Hotel complex. We opted for the Pantai Restaurant with asian cuisine. We had the vegetarian spring rolls for starters and they were excellent. Being vegan I found...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$24
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:00
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11:30 - 15:00
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17:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Holdfast Prom, Glenelg, South Australia 5045, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  Glenelg
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8350 3110
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