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Tuk Tuk Bangkok Cafe

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Overview
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good29%
  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible14%
Travellers talk about
“tourist town” (2 reviews)
“tasty food” (2 reviews)
“thais” (12 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
Asian, Thai
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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Value
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LOCATION
Russell, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 48 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great place to relax , not expensive , generous well cooked meals . Makes a good gin ! Good indoor and outdoor eating options .

Thank Joanne S
Reviewed 4 April 2017

The food in this authentic Thai restaurant is very good. Sizzling beef, seafood, noodle and cashew dishes all with good quality ingredients and cooked well were our mains choices and there were no disappointments. The disappointment is with the service which was slow and quite...More

Thank paymonger
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

The guy behind the bar is a laconic, laid back, salt-of-the-earth type of guy. Get talking to him and you soon realize he's really kinda awesome but I can see why some people would react badly to him. BUT, we're here for the food, which...More

Thank craig h
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Went there for lunch and the food was delicious. Very quiet so atmosphere non existent but as I said we were there early for lunch. Will have no problem going back there again?

Thank Dan P
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

Great restaurant, the food is wonderful tasty and we kept visiting. The service can seem interesting but its part of the charm

Thank Tim S
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

As an 18th birthday meal we as a family of nine chose this restaurant to celebrate. Our 16 year old Autistic grandson was insulted by the owner for wearing a hat and told in no uncertain terms to remove it in voice any other diner...More

Thank Grahamintondu
Reviewed 11 February 2016

We were told that if you ignore the service and concentrate on the food we wouldn't be disappointed and that was correct. There was one young girl serving and she was very pleasant but had a lot of work to do. She did her best...More

Thank 730kayr
Reviewed 14 January 2016

I don't know where to begin…I had a terrible experience at this restaurant with my family on the first night of our holiday in Russell. There's nothing I can recommend about this place - the owner is very rude, the service was very slow and...More

1  Thank Littleport20
Reviewed 9 January 2016

Although service was a little slow (it took 3 requests before we finally received a jug of iced water), this didn't mar a very pleasant meal. Our chicken satay contained good meat in a decent sauce, whilst the spring rolls were fine (she found them...More

Thank SheSaysHeSays
Reviewed 5 January 2016 via mobile

Service below average. Food reasonably priced, but bordering on disgusting. Had a stir fry. I guess small town, but being a tourist town, quite embarrassing as a kiwi.

Thank petek D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Russell, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Northland Region  >  Bay of Islands  >  Russell
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