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Baan thai

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829 Victoria Street, Hamilton 3204, New Zealand
+64 7-834 2162
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53 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Travelling for work so decided to do a takeaway. Friendly greeting and nice menu for take away - everything that you would expect. Thai food is my favourite so I was just a little disappointed. Not sure what the veges were but seemed like lots of stalks and the ratio of meat was very lacking.

Thank Jane8001
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115 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

I have been bitten by the Thai bug, so I have decided to try every Thai restaurant I can! This was a very spontaneous decision for my wife and I as we were seeking some dinner in town on a very cold evening. We stumbled across Baan Thai and it looked very inviting. The décor was very authentic yet Europeanised... More 

Thank Lujuan S
Hamilton, New Zealand
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38 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

Popped in for a meal after the movies. As usual, same great Thai flavours, good portions and value for money. No desserts to finish with (except ice cream) which was probably a blessing for the diet!

Thank Davina P
Hamilton, New Zealand
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31 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016

We visited Baan Thai with a group of fifteen last night. It was pre-booked a couple of days out. They only had two wait staff on, which clearly wasn't enough. Both seemed flustered and agitated, and were not friendly at all. One was rushing around with a bit of paper, trying to work out what we'd all ordered and where... More 

Thank DGG00
Whangarei, New Zealand
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016

Have had plenty dinners here, it's one of my "go-to" restaurants when away in Hamilton on business. The staff are always friendly and helpful, and the food has never disappointed. They offer the full traditional range of Thai fare, and do it very well. Often see the full range of people in here- couples, families, business loners like me, so... More 

Thank Anthony H
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

Went there with my partner. The food was pretty authentic and loved the flavors. Try the green curry it is pretty good.

Thank Dolly S
Oamaru, New Zealand
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140 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

We ordered Chicken Cashew stir fry and King Prawn stir fry dishes. Both came with rice but the tastes were exactly the same. Authentic Thai would have unique tastes to each dish but it appears that the only difference was the chicken and prawns. Everyman to their own.

Thank TwoTravellers34
Hamilton, New Zealand
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536 reviews
357 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 275 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

My wife and I ordered a dinner at Baan Thai on Menulog. Our meal was promptly prepared and ready for pickup at the notified time. The dishes were freshly prepared and hot when collected with a tantalising aroma. My wife thoroughly enjoyed her boneless chicken breasts with stir fry vegetables in oyster sauce with cashew nuts. I similarly enjoyed my... More 

Thank Marque01
Hamilton, New Zealand
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38 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2016

Only ever used for a take away, but based on that experience the food here is really very good. Would recommend to others

Thank chrisede
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2016

This was a disappointment for me. The food is average and is terribly overpriced. I ordered the chicken pad Thai, though it wasn't the worst I've had it wasn't the best either.

Thank tracey l

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Thai
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 829 Victoria Street, Hamilton 3204, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Hamilton
  • Phone Number: +64 7-834 2162

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