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Thai Classic

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783 Victoria Street, Hamilton, New Zealand
+64 7-839 3626
17:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Te Puke, New Zealand
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32 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

Such a nice restaurant to eat at. Lovely staff and such yummy food. We always get our meals and share them which is a really nice way to try a little bit of everything. Staff are always so friendly. The sizzling pork with the satay sauce is to die for.

1 Thank nr0we
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

This is a quaint restaurant with a fairly extensive menu. The food is delicious with the service being quick and efficient. There is a reasonable choice of wine and some stunning garnishes are provided with the meals

1 Thank Ruth K
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 March 2016

A small, cosy restaurant not far from the gyms that infest this part of Victoria St, making parking a somewhat haphazard affair. This is our local restaurant and Onnie, our hostess, is friendly and amenable, and has taught me most of the Thai I know! The food is always of a high standard with lovely flavours. Washed down with a... More 

1 Thank Oolonz
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115 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 February 2016

Service was a little slow. Tables are a bit crammed in together. Ok for the price. Food average but tasty. Cheaper to take away than dine in the restaurant. Would go back.

1 Thank Lujuan S
Papamoa, New Zealand
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153 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2016 via mobile

Hubby says very good. I say average. My dish of cashew nut prawns was nice but the sauce was a little thin on the ground and his was the pork satay..very peanutty but lacking a bit of freshness I found. It was a decent meal but I've had a lot better elsewhere.

1 Thank FrancesJH
Louth, Lincs, UK
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122 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2015

Expected better quality food considering that this place is more expensive than the other Thai restaurant further up the road but was very disappointed. My chicken jungle curry was all cheap vegetables but my husband reported his green Thai curry was passable. Very stingy portion of rice. We will not be returning.

Thank djcj
North Ryde, Australia
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223 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2015

We dined in and had entree and mains, all food was very fresh and tasty. Loved the curry puffs. the pastry was soft and flakey. We had BBQ pork which was really nice as was the ginger and garlic chicken dish. We left very full. Shame no BYO or licensed wine in the venue. Would have enjoyed a good white... More 

1 Thank Mark U
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2015 via mobile

Didn't match reviews. The satay was just awful and noone at our table liked the dishes we were provided. We will not be returning.

1 Thank Dianne T
Chatham, Kent
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138 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2015

Decided to pay a visit after reading reviews but had mixed results. Went early so it was quiet when we arrived. We were quickly given menus, water and glasses for our BYO wine. We shared starters. The money bags which were very nice but the chicken satay was very disappointing. The satay looked, and tasted, like it was just smooth... More 

1 Thank Tricky_Dicky69
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2015 via mobile

Good flavors less than 15 minute wait pub across the road while you wait that had a jam sesh go'n on Wife was impress and loved it everyone happy😃

Thank shanehP7844BI

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Thai
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 783 Victoria Street, Hamilton, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Hamilton
  • Phone Number: +64 7-839 3626

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