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Bamboo Tree Thai Restaurant

7 Main Street, Gore 9710, New Zealand
+64 3-208 4446
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good26%
  • Average23%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“rice” (3 reviews)
“great service” (2 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
7 Main Street, Gore 9710, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The night we dined the food looked nothing like as vibrant and as full of various ingredients as the pictures would suggest. Our table of five were all quite disappointed. Probably the blandest food of all the Thai restaurants I've been too.

Thank johnbG5354HF
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Decided to order Thai takeaways on Sunday night, ordered the Choo Chee with chicken & Pad King with beef - asked for Choo Chee between mild & medium (usually order mild but decided to be game & try a bit spicier) - should have stuck...More

Thank SouthernFoody1957
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Dinned and was very disappointed. My soup that according to the menu would have coriander and lemongrass in it had neither and on mentioning this I was informed "those ingredients are to expensive down here" sorry! I almost had to laugh. The pad thai had...More

Thank Ange K
Kulnatee1, Owner at Bamboo Tree Thai Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 29 January 2017

Hi, thank you for taking your time to commented. Unfortunately prices for some of ingredients down here is far more expensive than where you may have came from and I have informed you with Pad Thai that there were no mong bean which we normally...More

Reviewed 5 January 2017

Awesome food and good value for money. Great service and friendly staff. Takeaways taken and was nice even as a later evening snack

Thank bopcs
Reviewed 26 October 2016

I am a big fan of thai food and discovered bamboo tree restaurant in july. Since then I try to dine there at least once a week for lunch. All of the lunches have been tasty and service has been friendly. I highly recommend this...More

Thank sportsfan209
Reviewed 13 October 2016

WE often have a bite here on our way home or pick up takeaways as it makes a change and is such good value

1  Thank mauricejean
Reviewed 9 October 2016

The food is consistently of a very high quality I have dined here under the various owners since the site opened in Gore.Thai & Vietnamese meals are my favourites.Gore has limited competition in the restaurant area,and in particular I have had disappointing meals at the...More

1  Thank Patrick H
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

This place has some of the worst thai food I have had in a while. The ingedients of a Thai meal were all there... but in the wrong quantities... making the larb overpowered by oil and fish/oyster sauce. It was edible... but only just. Perhaps...More

Thank Max W
Kulnatee1, Owner at Bamboo Tree Thai Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 29 January 2017

Hi, thank you for your review. For the price of $14.90 is far cheaper than many of Thai restaurants you have been visited. We cound abdolutely go higher prices but we care more to our regular customers who have been giving such an amazing supports...More

Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Had a very bad dining experience here tonight. The place was empty so no excuse for the mistakes. We ordered entrees and mains. The mains arrived but no entrees when we questioned this it turned out the waitress had forgotten to write them down. We...More

Thank linzhend
Kulnatee1, Owner at Bamboo Tree Thai Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 February 2017

Hi there, I have read and has been investigated who was responsible to your table on the day you had dined in. This staff is no longer working with us and I have to apologised on our behalf on your bad experience . And I...More

Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Excellent!! We got there just as she was pulling in the sign and she stayed open for us. We both have spent lots of time in Thailand and can vouch for authentic taste!! Supper great service and yum food!!

1  Thank Sailorbabe
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Main Street, Gore 9710, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Southland Region  >  Gore
  • Phone Number: +64 3-208 4446
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