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Thai Chilli Methven Restaurant

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1-15 Forest Dr, Methven, New Zealand
+64 3-303 3038
Today
17:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 17:00 - 21:00
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Auckland, New Zealand
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19 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stopped in for something to eat, not much open on a Friday night to choose from, the food was very tasty the service was none existent

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Thank clivejeanettew
Queenstown
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic Thai food. We were just passing through Methven and decided to stop for dinner. I'm vegetarian and there was not much on the menu. When I asked the waitress said they could make me whatever I liked, I asked for something not on the menu and they whipped it up for me! It was delicious! We'll be back when... More 

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Thank Alex c
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22 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

We loved the buffet which gave us the opportunity to try different dishes and flavours. The service was excellent and we were amazed to find this restaurant in a small town such as Methven!

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Thank Jenny A
Wellington, New Zealand
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Clean and tidy and popular so good turn over of food and friendly service. BYO and bottle store across the road Nothing to fancy but a nice cheap and cheerful

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Thank haydenboulton11
Sydney, Australia
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Thank goodness there is a place with more than pub food! We had normal menu meals and the buffet, which is a great price for what you get. Chicken satay was a large serve and very tasty. Small but good wine selection and icecream for the kids for dessert. Quaint but hospitable and had a good atmosphere.

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Thank KC-Lala
Melbourne, Australia
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Despite arriving near close time, we had 4 delicious entrees and mains. Don't recall having a better green chicken curry than here!

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Thank Mary V
Sydney, Australia
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Very simple Asian buffet, staff were nice food was good. We got there at about 7:45 and we feared the buffet had been sitting there for 2hrs. Was pleasantly surprised. No complaints!!

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Thank Justin C
Sydney, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

There's not a lot of choice in Methven on a mid week night in winter; yep even in snow season. It's a pleasant enough little town geared up for the ski visitors. As in most country towns, dinner is done earlier. The Thai Chilli Restaurant offers authentic Thai; however with such a lot of Thai on offer every where, you... More 

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Thank Frank C
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

Pleasant casual atmosphere. We were attracted to the buffet that was OK and didn't disappoint providing value for money. The chicken dishes were delicious and very tender.

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Thank Rose955
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3 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

We had prawn pad Thai, it was not good. There was 2 prawns and 6 prawn tails! And the spring rolls were tasteless and under cooked.

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Thank Leanne H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Thai
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:00
Monday
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 21:00
Saturday
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1-15 Forest Dr, Methven, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Canterbury Region  >  Methven
  • Phone Number: +64 3-303 3038

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?