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Global Thai Restaurant & Bar

2B Commerce Street, Whakatane 3120, New Zealand
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good44%
  • Average10%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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“thai food” (13 reviews)
“curry puffs” (3 reviews)
“chicken” (7 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2B Commerce Street, Whakatane 3120, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very friendly and accommodating hosts, with a huge variety of food from Thai to European which is good value for money and delicious.

Thank kalinalltd
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went for dinner and were seated without a booking which was really good. Staff were friendly and tidy. Entrees were okay but the mains were very ordinary. Pad Thai was the worst I had ever had. Wrong noodles, strange sauce and little hard mussels...More

Thank gedmother
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went to Global Thai because I was desperated for Thai food as I was aways from home - I'm Thai. I like the decoration in a shop, it's not too much and staff quite friendly & so helpful as well as the owner who...More

Thank Chanida99BKK
Reviewed 21 July 2017

I had been here before and have enjoyed a good meal, with good service and friendly staff. This time not so much. There was a lack of service from staff. We counted 5 restaurant staff and 23 dining customers. The staff looking very busy stocking...More

Thank Ron v
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Visited with friends for my birthday, very reasonably priced and the food was prepared and cooked to each individuals liking, the staff were friendly and helpful when placing our orders. The food was really great and you can choose from the Thai or European menu....More

Thank Sharon T
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Me and my partner always go to global Thai, they consistently have yummy Thai food and amazing desserts! The red curry is my favourite and all the desserts are always good! Staff are so friendly and the owner is lovely! 🙂❤️

Thank Coralielie
Reviewed 23 May 2017

I last visited Global Thai about a year ago when they were in their upstairs premises. This is my first time in the new, downstairs venue. Global Thai has gone from strength to strength with their move. The waitresses were friendly and attentive, the food...More

Thank Chris D
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

We went for dinner last night for the first time in 2 years after being disappointed way back then, WELL nothing has changed we are even more disappointed, there was only 1 couple at a table and a table of 3 in the restaurant when...More

1  Thank gavnrob2015
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Visited on a Saturday night when they had to expected to be so busy - they had set-up the tables for 4 and 6 guests and many couples had turned up. There was lots of dithering around trying to sort out placing guests. A quick...More

Thank KiwiBarry
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We dined in and very much enjoyed our pad Thai and stir fry. Having had takeaway from Global Thai before, it was no surprise to again enjoy a delicious meal. Great job Global Thai!

Thank ACWarren
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2B Commerce Street, Whakatane 3120, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Bay of Plenty Region  >  Whakatane
  • Phone Number: 0210645072
  • E-mail
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