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Zab thai

30B Yaldhurst Road | Riccarton, Christchurch 8042, New Zealand
+64 3-348 3542
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good11%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“green curry” (6 reviews)
“beef” (2 reviews)
“take away” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
30B Yaldhurst Road | Riccarton, Christchurch 8042, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 November 2017

We have been to this takeaway twice. The first time was OK, went again yesterday after a busy day and it was awful. Will not be going back.

Thank barbaraglenday
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Zab has excellent Thai food but has become so popular that even when you phone through an order you will wait a long time before pick up. The food is super yummy and authentic.

Thank Sara H
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Authentic, fast and affordable takeway Thai meals. Be prepared to wait if you do not plan ahead. This place is little but very busy.

Thank Pleayo T
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

We went in just as they had opened and within minutes, the phone starts ringing and orders just kept coming. We had already put in our order of thai beef green curry and stir fry chicken chilli and basil. Portions were generous and food was...More

Thank TammyTimTim
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Busy and a lot of Thais getting takeaways always a good sign. The Chicken satay entree is big enough for a main and the best I have eaten that includes living in Thailand

Thank Duncaness
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

I love this place. Note that it's really take away only and you should order well in advance because it gets really busy at times. The entrees are large enough to be consumed as meals (if you're not a huge eater) and are great vale....More

Thank Martin C
Reviewed 4 November 2016

Every time I have been here, the staff have been extremely polite and energetic! This is hands down some of the best thai food I have ever eaten! Highly recommend if looking for good thai in Christchurch! In addition, most items can be made vegetarian/vegan,...More

Thank ryan0232016
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Allow time on classic restaurant busy times. Friday evening always 45mins. They said 45mins and exactly 45mins it was ready. Very nice and unique team there aswel

Thank Luke H
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

I almost don't want to review Zab since it is already the worst kept secret in Chch. This is the best value Thai in town by a mile! Every dish I've tried is delicious and I look forward to it every time. Just be sure...More

1  Thank Kimberley F
Reviewed 24 June 2016

I was told that waiting hour is 1hour,so I went to the shop to collect the food 1hour after I ordered.Food was not ready and they asked me to wait for another 15 min. I waited for another 30 min in the shop and still...More

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30B Yaldhurst Road | Riccarton, Christchurch 8042, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-348 3542
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