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Suk Jai Thai Restaurant

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93 Kamo Road | Kensington, Whangarei 0112, New Zealand
+64 9-437 7287
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Today
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
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Sun - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
Tue - Sat 11:30 - 14:30
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Whangarei, New Zealand
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Very nice service, delicious food, reasonable price. Recommend for lunch or dinner but book in advance for dinner, it is very popular.

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Thank _aateam_6
Whangarei, New Zealand
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful restaurant, great food, wonderfully attentive staff. Opens at 5pm for dinner so great for that meal out before the theatre or movies. I've eaten in many times and have their takeaways almost weekly.

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Thank suemfletcher
Zhuhai, China
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70 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Suk Jai is our 'local of choice'. The food is consistently 'good' through to 'excellent', and the service is always quick, friendly and helpful. We love Suk Jai Thai!

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Thank Cazali
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Awesome food and service, Love their curry's. They are a regular for takeaway for me and my girlfriend.

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Auckland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and 2 friends showed up on a Saturday evening at about 6pm without a reservation but were quickly seated in the last spare table. It's probably best to book to make sure you get a table. I had the jungle curry with fish and it was deliciously spicy and had plenty of vegetables and thai basil but I did... More 

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Whangarei
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here as a group and were looked after so well. The staff were always on hand, the dishes were beautiful put together and it seemed to be pretty booked out when we went. I had heard so many good things about this place.

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Thank Amanda B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visit my friend in Whangarei as often as possible because that gives us a great reason to dine out - at Suk Jai restaurant, of course! The food is so delicious that just thinking of my favourite dish makes me smile and feel hungry. The rather tedious 2 1/2 hour drive from North Hokianga is well worth it when... More 

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Thank Jill P
Whangarei, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Three of us shared 3 dishes - all were fabulous. The service was quick, the staff friendly. Very highly rated!!

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Whangarei, New Zealand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited Suk Jai as a spur of the moment decision. I found the restaurant pleasant, busy and friendly. The choices on menu were very good, with heat indicators for those who liked chillies dishes. Staff took time to help even tho they were very busy. The meal was tasty and quick. I was on crutches and was escorted to... More 

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Thank yzowl
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Suk Jai Thai restaurant is located just out of the CBD of Whangarei in the north island of New Zealand. Best I've ever tasted. The food is delicious. All authentic, tasty, fresh, plentiful. Staff were attentive and friendly. A must visit choice for lunch or dinner. Only problem was deciding which delightful dish to choose. Yum. Well done to the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$14 - US$27
Cuisine
Asian, Thai, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
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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