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Amazing Thai Bar & Restaurant

78-94 Marsden Road, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
+64 9-402 5555
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (28 reviews)
“chilli” (6 reviews)
“beef” (7 reviews)
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Hours
CUISINES
Thai, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
LOCATION
78-94 Marsden Road, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Amazing Thai Bar & Restaurant
1. Wonderful food with BOI views
"We will be back as the service and food was excellent "
Ian L
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2. Best breakfast in town
"This place is a regular spot for breakfast. Delish bacon and eggs."
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3. Amazing Food, Great Variety
"I love this restaurant to its amazing food, views and friendly staff"
Rachael B
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1 - 10 of 352 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great service, tasty food. Woman who served us was noticeably friendly and helpful. Dessert was also great.

Thank Meremaid
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 7 April 2018

We found the food and service here to be excellent. Probably the best That food we have had for sometime anywhere! Reasonably priced and easy to find in the centre of Paihia. Recommended.

Thank Phil E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food very bland and lacked the zing promised by the name. Good service. Excellent location in centre of Paihia with lovely views of the sea if you get a window table. Expensive for what it is.

1  Thank Kiwigourmet
JoAndTed, Owner at Amazing Thai Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

HI Kiwigourmet We are disappointed that you are disappointed. Peoples tastes are very subjective, especially when you are a foodie, as I think you may be. Great though that everything else was great. Hope you will try us again sometime. Jo, Ted and the team

Reviewed 1 week ago

I love dining at Amazing Thai - I go here every time I'm in Paihia. The food is always delicious and service great. Takeaway is also very fast!

Thank Megan A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my wife just got from a long drive, what we wanted that night was to have a hearty dinner that could fill us up but would not damage our wallets. The food was great!!! A fusion of authentic Thai and European food. It...More

Thank fuyseco
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went one weekend , with 4 friends. After catching the ferry from Russell. Presentation of the restaurant is good , wasn’t that busy . Around 14 people in the restaurant. We placed orders and drinks . Our drinks weren’t that complicated . It took around...More

Thank Passenger826101
JoAndTed, Owner at Amazing Thai Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Passenger826101 Thank you for your feedback. We apologise for the delays you experienced and have found what the problem was. When you arrived we had just started to wind down from an extremely hectic 3 hours of service. We know that the staff apologised...More

Reviewed 8 October 2018

We ate here once and had takeaway once on our recent trip to Paihia. The first night I had the crispy pork salad and my wife had two entrees, chicken Satay and spring rolls. The food was delicious and quite generous. The waitress was quite...More

Thank coxsbay
JoAndTed, Owner at Amazing Thai Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2018

Hi coxsbay Thank you for your lovely review. We are very happy that you enjoyed your meal so much. One thing that puzzles us though is that you gave us 5 star ratings for food, service and value yet only gave us 4 stars for...More

Reviewed 1 October 2018

Very good Thai food we shared 4 dishes all very good .Great service from the staff to a sparkling venue .A great Fong while traveling around Nz

Thank rosko123
JoAndTed, Owner at Amazing Thai Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Hi rosko123 Thank you for your great review. Glad we were able to deliver to your expectations and we look forward to seeing you again for a sensational meal with fabulous views! Have a great trip around NZ, its a beautiful place to be!

Reviewed 27 September 2018

My husband and I really enjoyed our lovely dinner here and the service was gratefully received after a day of biking and adventure. It wasn't busy and we enjoyed the prompt service, lovely hostess and quietness.More

Thank jillw70
JoAndTed, Owner at Amazing Thai Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2018

Hi jillw70 Thank you so much for your lovely review. We strive to make sure all our guests have a wonderful experience with great food and service. We are glad we were able to deliver on your expectations! Hope to see you again soon. Jo,...More

Reviewed 22 September 2018

This restaurant is in the centre of Paihia and features delicious Thai food. I enjoyed my meal here.

Thank Robert D
JoAndTed, Owner at Amazing Thai Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2018

Hi Robert D Thank you for your lovely review. We are so glad that you enjoyed your meal with us. We look forward to seeing you again soon! Jo, Ted and the team

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roey1955
18 April 2018|
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Response from JoAndTed | Property representative |
yes you can byo wine. we charge corkage of $5.50 per bottle
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lcho2015
30 December 2017|
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Response from JoAndTed | Property representative |
Hi there Yes we are open for Lunch and dinner. Always wise to book as it gets busy at this time of year. The phone number is 09 402 5555 or reply to this message and I will pass on. Happy New Year!
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LenSydneyAustralia
22 February 2017|
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Response from JoAndTed | Property representative |
absolutely! we don't do delivery at the moment but you can wither come to the restaurant and ordee or phone an order in on 09 402 5555. hope this helps and happy dining! Joanne
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$24
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Monday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Thursday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Friday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Saturday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 78-94 Marsden Road, Paihia 0200, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Bay of Islands  >  Paihia
  • Phone Number: +64 9-402 5555
  • E-mail
Description
This fabulous restaurant in the Bay of Islands has absolute bay views.We offer great breakfasts, lunch with a choice of Thai or international dishes, and Thai dinners with alternatives for those that don't want Thai in your group. Amazing Thai is fully licenced and can cater for large groups of up to 110 people. The food is very fresh and cooked to order by authentic Thai chefs. . We also have available a limited KIDS ONLY menu for those fussy eaters. Conferencing facilities are available within the restaurant. Join us for your family reunions, birthdays and friend celebrations!
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