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Golden Bell Thai Restaurant

104 Hardy Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
+64 3-545 9388
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (25 reviews)
“tom yum” (5 reviews)
“green curry” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Asian, Thai, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
104 Hardy Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 239 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place definitely exceeded my expectations. The food tasted really fresh and like a delicious home-cooked but authentic meal. Veggies tasted especially fresh. They were very helpful as well and provided loads of vegan options. Was a really tasty and well priced meal and would...More

Thank katyb12345
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a starter plate, chicken larb and lamb shank Masamam curry. We enjoyed all dishes which had rich flavors. Easy to eat for western and Asians.

Thank GwaiLoh07
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went here for lunch with a grab one voucher which was a good deal that gave us a set menu. The enter consisted of either fried spate ribs or fried chicken wings neither of which was preferred. We had the ribs which consisted of...More

Thank PatMacnz64
Reviewed 2 June 2017

We've eaten at Golden Bell four times and we will go again. But on two of those occasions we have shared the restaurant with a large party of very noisy young people. I've got nothing against noisy young people but I do prefer them to...More

Thank GraemeNelson
Reviewed 31 May 2017

We arrived at midday when the restaurant was almost empty. The waitress took our order for starters and three meals - all different. One meal arrived after a long-ish wait and no starters. When the second meal arrived and still no starters, we cancelled the...More

Thank davnan1
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Fantastic place for lunch or dinner. I had "Street Noodles" which brought back memories of Thailand. Our lunch portions were very, VERY generous and well presented. We have been here for dinner a couple of times and will certainly be back.

Thank JayandLou2015
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Satay chicken really nice as was Penang curry and Pad King. Meals very large lots of meat and fresh Veges, and wines great value highly recommend.

Thank Roger B
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

Went here whilst visiting nelson by myself. Can feel apprehensive about eating by myself but everyone made me feel really welcome. Very attentive to me asking if food was okay and not too spicy. I had one of their currys with tofu which came with...More

Thank Anna N
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Busy little restaurant on the night (may have been many people using their Grab One Vouchers) but the service was still very good and the portions were more than generous. Food is typical Thai and full of flavor so we were not disappointed. Really enjoyed...More

Thank Brian F
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

Four of us visited the Golden Bell. We all thought the food was excellent. The dishes had lots of fresh ingredients, and were cooked so they were still a little crisp and firm. They used just a nice amount of spice to make the dishes...More

Thank TimBob_53
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 104 Hardy Street, Nelson 7010, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Nelson-Tasman Region  >  Nelson
  • Phone Number: +64 3-545 9388
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