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PimarnThai Restaurant

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12 Rathbone Street, Whangarei 0110, New Zealand
+64 9-430 0718
Today
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Closed now
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
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Whangarei, New Zealand
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A group of about 15 us visited the Rathbourne street restaurant. It's got good atmosphere and is clean and tidy with attentive staff. All food arrived at same time but there is no going away from the fact that the food itself is rather average. It's all rather stock standard and bland (even the spicy dishes have no depth). The... More 

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Whangarei, New Zealand
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25 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Pimarn Thai Restaurant is a Whangarei institution. For years now the friendly staff in this restaurant have been turning out consistently good food in this always busy eatery. Open Monday to Saturday for lunch and dinner. Reservations are recommended.

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1 Thank WanderingEric
Whangarei, New Zealand
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent service and food. Been here many times for lunch and dinner. Always 100% happy. Would recommend for anyone.

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1 Thank popeye12016
Hamilton, New Zealand
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110 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

First time at this Thai place for me visiting from Hamilton. Catching up with a lovely friend. Lots to tell and share. Service is amazing, very quiet and discreet. We barely had to wait 10 minutes before our meals arrived. Mine was the Thai red curry with pineapple and tomato. Just lovely. Wish we had a Thai like this in... More 

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1 Thank Sassysas1970
Auckland, New Zealand
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41 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Easily the best Thai in whangarei, service is always good, never hard to get a table and room for larger groups

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2 Thank Nicole L
Whangarei
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Favourite food ever back here again everything still lovely good food service here is 5 stars never disappoint. The best PadThai plus Tom Yum soup is superb!! My friend love green curry and now they made a fantastic cocktail me and my friend love Samui cocktail it so good remained us about Thailand.

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Thank Candyy_w
Whangarei, New Zealand
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

The quality of food and service in this restaurant is consistently excellent. The staff are very well presented and friendly. The food is attractively presented and exceptionally tasty. If you've never tried. Thai cuisine before, this is a must experience.

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1 Thank lhgribben
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Disappointed in the folding of the napkin! However, the food was perfect :) so delicious :) I asked for no egg and they said yeah that's fine!! As I am vegan and don't eat it :)

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1 Thank Nina K
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

We always dine here when we feel like Thai. The Pad Thai is very yummy haven't really had anything else to be honest as this is to good not to order on every visit.

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1 Thank CTA95
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Delicious food Superb service Highly recommended BYO Had a lovely evening in a beautiful setting Compliments to the chefs

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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
Cuisine
Asian, Thai, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Rathbone Street, Whangarei 0110, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Whangarei
  • Phone Number: +64 9-430 0718

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