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Thai Temple

484 Cranford Street, Christchurch 8051, New Zealand
+64 3-354 9203
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible9%
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“spring rolls” (4 reviews)
“curry” (6 reviews)
“thai food” (4 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
484 Cranford Street, Christchurch 8051, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed our Sunday night meal. Very flavoursome and they were happy to accommodate specific requirements in a vegetarian chilli dish. Good wine selection friendly helpful

Thank Ann T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Disappointing meal, inedible actually - when we complained we were met with a VERY frosty reception!! Apparently it was my fault that I was unable to eat my meal - nothing whatsever to do with the meal ?????? I was with a group of 4...More

Thank Muzpa
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Amazingly tasty Thai food. I go here regularly for Thai take always. Very reasonable prices for the delicious food. All options are great

Thank nurseylu
Reviewed 3 June 2017

We are regular customers of this Restaurant, especially for their take-away menu. It has heaps of car parking, quick service and great food. Our most recent visit just days ago reminded us of this. As often happens, I had left my reading glasses in the...More

Thank chef165
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Thai temple is an easy place to access. Plenty of off-street party. The restaurant has a nice ambiance. It is usually quite busy but service is attentive and prompt. A standout feature of this chain is the speed with which they prepare and serve your...More

Thank Bill1200
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Went for lunch. Had to ask for menu. Had to ask for water. Meal took some time to arrive - eat there regularly and normally turnaround is quite prompt. Asked again for water top up but it never came. Staff not very welcoming. I had...More

Thank ChristchurchQuality
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Went for a meal with a work colleague last week. the food was below average, the fish in my dish was cold, it was a re hash of a pervious cooked meal. I used to love this place, but unfortunately the food has deteriorated. Don't...More

Thank Megan O
Reviewed 22 April 2017

After a long day of travel (flying in) and walking over from the Top 10 Holiday Park, this turned out to be a great family friendly place to eat. The food was good value, and delicious.

Thank durk94
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

This place is ok if you have not had real Thai. Tastes more European than Thai. It's a bit commercial.like and does not offer the Thai experience like other places in Christchurch do.

Thank nzlisa1
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Came here for dinner with a few mates, was very clean and tidy, had soooo many delicious menu options, friendly staff and food service was very prompt! Totally recommend the garlic sizzling beef or chicken dish; yummy but do t wear a white shirt as...More

Thank nomadmattm
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26 October 2016|
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Response from emmakt | Property representative |
Hi Guys, Our price range at lunch is $12.50-$13 for most meals. Dinner $17.50-$22 Hope this helps. :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$17
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Parking Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 484 Cranford Street, Christchurch 8051, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Christchurch
  • Phone Number: +64 3-354 9203
Thai Temple Restaurant is the place to go if you worship great Thai and Vietnamese cuisine. Situated at the northern end of Cranford Street, Christchurch, Thai Temple is only minutes from Northwood and St Albans. This is a hot lunch spot, where the service is fast and the food delectable! Takeaways are popular. Using authentic Thai recipes, crafted by chefs trained in Asian cuisine, this is the perfect destination to dine in and enjoy the delicious array of cuisine on offer. Dine in a modern, warm and friendly atmosphere, with a full bar, BYO and takeaways. Thai Temple offers all the mouthwatering fresh flavours, including Special Lamb Shanks in Thai Masuman Curry Sauce, fresh Vietnamese Spring Rolls, Honey and Lemon Chicken and lots more!
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