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Nakontong Thai Restaurant at Thames

728 - 730 Pollen Street, Thames 3500, New Zealand
+64 7-868 6821
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“thai food” (14 reviews)
“rice” (8 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
728 - 730 Pollen Street, Thames 3500, New Zealand
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

We had to thank some girls for looking after our duaghter who had broken her leg. Had a lovely dinner at a packed Thai restaurant. Excellent service and despite being very busygood and efficient service. The food there is really nice, $ of us had...More

Thank Robert H
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

This restaurant does a great $10 lunch. Lots of choices with quick service and yummy food. Well worth a visit....

Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

We ended up here after not been able to get into the junction bar and diner. It was packed. The food was good i. Quality and taste. The scallops in the combination curry we had would be the best I have had in along time....More

Thank vwalmsley
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Met with a group of friends here last week as we had heard good things about this restaurant. Loved the gorgeous colours of the interior decor and the dress of our waitress (traditional Thai costume). This all enhanced the enjoyment of the evening. I ordered...More

Thank Annaliese62
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Staff were attentive and friendly. Ordered some duck and cashew nuts in medium spicy strenght. Could been a bit more spicy, but thats my own fault. The food was served after just 10-15 minutes!

Thank Chrizz S
Reviewed 1 March 2017

We had been on the road for 6 hours and stopped in Thames for dinner. Half the restaurants in Thames are closed after 5 so there's not much choice. This one had a trip advisor sign with 4 stars so we picked it. I don't...More

1  Thank skatecreekrd
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Great service from smiling owners & staff, food very good , at reasonable prices. Parking at the door on quiet nights but close on busy times . The place for as Thames dinner .

Thank Sailornz
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

We had a couple of birthdays at our place in December. So we thought Thai would be good. We enjoyed a range of tasty dishes. The service was very good. We will bring our friends back.

Thank whowesit
Reviewed 9 February 2017

My wife and myself visited this restaurant in February 2017 and while perusing the menu took notice of what other diners were receiving. We decided to share a main meal as the servings are quite generous. It was a good idea. We enjoyed a cashew...More

Thank Stuart S
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Just not very nice. Satay chicken stringy and chewy, moneybags tasteless, chicken/prawn stirfry with cashew just dead boring. Seriously saddest thai i have had ever... and i love thai food. Didnt think you could really go wrong, but i was wrong... you can.

Thank Sal S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$22
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
17:00 - 09:30
17:00 - 09:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 09:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 09:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 09:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 09:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 728 - 730 Pollen Street, Thames 3500, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Waikato Region  >  Coromandel Peninsula  >  Thames
  • Phone Number: +64 7-868 6821
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Thames is on the Coromandel Peninsula
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