1141 Tutanekai St (Lake End Tutanekai) Rotorua, New Zealand | Phone (07) 348-6677

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The Thai Restaurant Rotorua - Dinner Menu Entrees(5 pieces per serve except A7 has 4 pieces & A10 has 6) Authentic Thai Cuisine at The Thai Restaurant Rotorua

“Excellent food I've tasted alot of Thai food and I would rate this to be the best I've ever had. Even better then the food I tasted in Thailand itself. Wish they could come up to Auckland. I will definitely go back again. The option of BYO was great too and prices were good value.”

Pa, Auckland.

A1 TOONG TONG –MONEY BAGS
Minced pork deep fried in a light pastry wrapper served with chilli sauce.
 
$8.50
A2 TOD MUN PLA-FISH CAKE
Minced fish and spices served with sweet chilli sauce.
 
$8.50
A3 KAREE PUFF-CURRY PUFFS 
Thai curry puff with chicken, potato and onions in pastry & served with sweet chilli sauce.
$8.50
A4 BO BIA-SPRING ROLLS
Spring rolls filled with glass noodles and vegetables served with sweet chilli sauce.
$8.50
A5 SATAY, GAI-SATAY CHICKEN
Thin slices of beef or chicken, marinated in curry powder and coconut cream,
skewered and barbecued.
$10.50
A6 GEAL GROB-FRIED WON TONS
Deep fried won tons.
 
$8.00
A7 GOONG GROB-FRIED PRAWNS
Fried prawns served with sweet chilli sauce.
 
$12.50
A8 KANOM PUNG NA MOO-PORK TOAST
Minced pork and prawn with Thai herbs, fried on a square of bread.
 
$8.50
A9 ENTRÉE RAUMET – MIXED ENTRÉE
A selection of the above entrees to tempt you (Selection of a 2-3-4-6 & 8)
 
$8.50
A10 FRESH PACIFIC OYSTER PLATTER
6 Pce. Pacific oysters with fresh chilli, garlic and lemon juice sauce.
 
$12.50
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The Thai Restaurant Rotorua - Dinner Menu Thai Style Soups Authentic Thai Cuisine at The Thai Restaurant Rotorua - Testimonial

“The best Thai food in Rotorua - Excellent quality and service is always fantastic...”

Maree, Rotorua

Entree Main
B1 TOM YUM TALAY-SEAFOOD SOUP
One of Thailand's most famous dishes, mixed seafood soup
seasoned with Thai herbs, mushroom, tomato and chilli
$13.00 $25.50
B2 TOM JUED WOON SEN-VERMICELLI SOUP
Clear vermicelli soup with minced pork balls and tofu
 
$9.50 $23.50
B3 TOM KAR GAI-CHICKEN & COCONUT MILK SOUP
Spicy chicken soup with coconut cream, tomato & flavored with Thai herbs.
 
$9.50 $23.50
B4 TOM YUM GOONG-SOUR PRAWN SOUP
One of Thailand's most famous dishes , sour prawn soup with lemon juice, Thai herbs, mushrooms, tomato, lemon grass and chilli.
$13.00 $25.50
B5 TOM YUM PUK-SOUR VEGETABLE SOUP
Spicy vegetable soup with lemon juice, chilli, tomato, lemongrass & mushroom.
 
$9.50 $23.50
B6 TOM YUM GAI-SOUR CHICKEN SOUP
One of Thailand's most famous dishes, chicken soup with lemon juice mushrooms, tomato, lemongrass and chilli.
 
$9.50 $23.50
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The Thai Restaurant Rotorua - Dinner Menu Main Course Dishes Authentic Thai Cuisine at The Thai Restaurant Rotorua - Testimonial

“I'll always recommend The Thai Restaurant because of it's great tasting food and fantastic service.”

Lanea Strickland

(Served on Rice) Chck
Beef
Pork
Duck &
Lamb
C1 GEANG KIEW WAHN-SWEET GREEN CURRY
Finely sliced chicken, pork, beef, duck or lamb cooked in coconut milk vegetables and green curry paste.
$23.50 $27.50
C2 GAENG DEANG-RED CURRY
Finely sliced chicken, pork, beef, duck or lamb cooked in coconut milk, vegetables, Bamboo shoots and red curry paste.
$23.50 $27.50
C3 GAENG PANANG-PANANG CURRY
Finely sliced chicken, pork, beef, duck or lamb cooked in coconut milk Pineapple and panang curry paste.
$23.50 $27.50
C4 GEANG MASAMUN GAI-SWEET MASAMUM CURRY
Chicken curry with potatoes and peanuts in coconut milk.
 
$23.50 $27.50
C5 KEANG PAH-CHICKEN OR LAMB JUNGLE CURRY
Chicken or lamb curry country style a clear herby flavor curry.
(very traditional)
(no coconut cream)
$23.50 $27.50
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The Thai Restaurant Rotorua - Dinner Menu Chicken, Pork, Lamb & Duck Authentic Thai Cuisine at The Thai Restaurant Rotorua - Testimonial

“We are from Auckland and thought a nice Thai restaurant would be hard to find in Rotorua, but we were wrong! Great Thai food - authentic taste and decor/ambience of the restaurant is great. Staff are so friendly, we arrived almost at closing time but a table for us was no problem. Nice that you can BYO wine as well! Thanks for a great meal, we will be back next time in town!”

Amber

Chck
Beef
Pork
Duck &
Lamb
D1 PAD KING - STIR FRIED GINGER
with your choice of chicken, pork, beef and lamb with fresh seasonal vegetables.
$23.50 $27.50
D2 GAI PAD MET MA MUANG - CHICKEN & CASHEW NUTS
Chicken & cashew nuts with fresh seasonal vegetables.
 
$23.50 $27.50
D3 PAD PRIK - STIR FRIED CHILLI
Fresh chilli and fresh seasonal vegetables with your choice of chicken, pork, beef or lamb.
$23.50 $27.50
D4 PAD GRA TEE - AM PRIK THAI
Stir fried garlic with crushed black pepper, served on lettuce with your choice of chicken or pork.
$23.50 $27.50
D5 PREE - O WAHN GAI/MOO - SWEET & SOUR
Sweet and sour sauce and vegetables with your choice of chicken or pork.
 
$23.50 $27.50
D6 LARB - MINCED MEAT WITH MINT & THAI HERBS 
Thai herbs, mint,  lemon juice and chilli with your choice of chicken, pork or beef.
$23.50 $27.50
D7 PAD KRA PROW - STIR FRIED HOLY BASIL
Holy basil leaves and vegetables with your choice of chicken, pork, beef, duck or lamb.
$23.50 $27.50
D8 PAD NARM PRIK PAO - STIR FRIED CHILLI PASTE
Chilli paste and vegetables with your choice of chicken, pork, beef, duck or lamb.
$23.50 $27.50
D9 PAD NUM MUN HOI
Oyster sauce and vegetables with your choice of chicken, pork, beef, duck or lamb.
$23.50 $27.50
D10 PAD PRIK KAENG
Traditional curry & vegetable with your choice of chicken, pork, beef, duck or lamb.
$23.50 $27.50
D11 NEU-YARN - BARBECUED BEEF
Marinated barbecued beef with medium chilli sauce.
 
$23.50 $27.50
D12 KAI GEEL GAI/MOO
Chicken or pork omelette.
 
$23.50 $27.50
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The Thai Restaurant Rotorua - Dinner Menu Combination Seafood Dishes Authentic Thai Cuisine at The Thai Restaurant Rotorua - Testimonial

“Just wanted to say thanks for having all 64 of us last Wednesday night, I hope we weren't too noisy! I received many compliments on choosing such a great venue with such great food, so thanks very much for all your efforts.”

Kate Mills, Victoria University

E1 COMBINATION SEAFOOD
With chilli and fresh seasonal vegetables.
 
$27.50
E2 COMBINATION SEAFOOD
With ginger and fresh seasonal vegetables.
 
$27.50
E3 COMBINATION SEAFOOD
With fresh seasonal vegetables.
 
$27.50
E4 COMBINATION SEAFOOD
With curry powder.
 
$27.50
E5 COMBINATION SEAFOOD
With basil leaves & fresh seasonal vegetables.
 
$27.50
E6 COMBINATION SEAFOOD
With red curry & bamboo shoots.
 
$27.50
E7 COMBINATION SEAFOOD
With sweet green curry & vegetables.
 
$27.50
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The Thai Restaurant Rotorua - Dinner Menu Prawn Dishes Authentic Thai Cuisine at The Thai Restaurant Rotorua - Testimonial

“We had a delicious meal plus the service was great. I tried one of the chefs special dishes which was king prawns in tamarind sauce and it was awesome. The fresh garlic dipping sauce was yummy too!”

Sandra & Garry

F1 GOONG PUD PRIK
Prawns stir fried with fresh seasonal vegetables & chilli.
 
$25.50
F2 GOONG PUD MET MA MUANG
Prawns and cashew nuts with fresh seasonal vegetables.
 
$26.00
F3 GOONG PUD PUK
Prawns with fresh seasonal vegetables.
 
$25.50
F4 GOONG PUD KRA PROW
Prawns with holy basil and fresh seasonal vegetables.
 
$25.50
F5 GAENG KIEW WAHN GOONG
Prawns cooked in sweet green curry, coconut milk with fresh seasonal vegetables.
$25.50
F6 GAENG DEANG GOONG
Prawns cooked in red curry, coconut milk & bamboo shoots.
 
$25.50
F7 GARLIC PENANG GOONG
Prawns cooked in panang curry, pineapple and coconut milk.
 
$25.50
F8 GARLIC PRAWNS
Prawns cooked with garlic and fresh seasonal vegetables.
 
$25.50
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The Thai Restaurant Rotorua - Dinner Menu Whole Fish or Fillet Dishes Authentic Thai Cuisine at The Thai Restaurant Rotorua - Testimonial

“The Thai Restaurant far exceeded my expectations!!! The food is divine!!! Even the rice melts in your mouth. I have now found my new Fave Restaurant. The staff go that extra mile in excellent customer service. I have no hesitation on telling everyone that this is a must try restaurant in my top 5 Restaurants from around the world!! :-)”

Lincoln, Mount Maunganui

Fillet Whole
G1 PLA PREE-O-WAHN - SWEET & SOUR
Fish fillet topped with sweet and sour sauce and fresh seasonal vegetables.
 
$28.50 $30.50
G2 PLA RAD PRIK
Fried fish fillet topped with traditional chilli & garlic sauce.
 
$28.50 $30.50
G3 PLA THORD KRATIEM PRIK THAI
Fried filllets, vegetables topped with garlic and black pepper sauce.
 
$28.50 $30.50
G4 PLA RAD PRIK GANG
Whole fish or fillets topped with curry paste sauce.
 
$28.50 $30.50
G5 PLA RAD KING
Fried whole fish or fillets topped with fresh ginger.
 
$28.50 $30.50
G6 GAENG RAD NARM PRIK PAO
Fried whole fish or fillets topped with sweet chilli paste sauce.
 
$28.50 $30.50
G7 GAENG KIEW WAHN PLA
Fish fillets with sweet green curry coconut milk & seasonal vegetables.
 
$28.50 n/a
G8 GAENG DEANG PLA
Fish fillets with red curry, bamboo shoots coconut milk.
 
$28.50 n/a
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The Thai Restaurant Rotorua - Dinner Menu Thai Style Salads Authentic Thai Cuisine at The Thai Restaurant Rotorua - Testimonial

“We had a delicious meal plus the service was great. I tried one of the chefs special dishes which was king prawns in tamarind sauce and it was awesome. The fresh garlic dipping sauce was yummy too!”

Sandra & Garry

H1 SOM TUM - CARROT SALAD WITH SHRIMP
Spicy salad made with shredded carrot, lemon juice & Thai herbs.
 
$20.50
H2 SNUA, MOO NAM TO - BARBECUE BEEF OR PORK SALAD
Thai herbs, lemon juice with either barbecued beef or pork.
 
$25.50
H3 PLA MUEK - SQUID SALAD
Squid salad seasoned with Thai herbs, mint, lemongrass and chilli.
 
$25.50
H4 YUM TALAY - SEAFOOD SALAD
Combination seafood salad seasoned with Thai herbs, mint, lemon juice and chilli.
$25.50
H5 YUM WOON SEN GAI / LOK GOONG
Vermicelli salad and spicy sauce with your choice of chicken or shrimps.
 
$25.50
H6 PHA GOONG
Raw prawn salad with lemongrass, mint & Thai herbs served on a green salad.
 
$28.50
H7 YUM GOONG
Cooked prawn salad with lemongrass, mint & Thai herbs served on a green salad.
 
$28.50
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The Thai Restaurant Rotorua - Dinner Menu Squid, Scallop & Mussel Dishes Authentic Thai Cuisine at The Thai Restaurant Rotorua - Testimonial

“Excellent service and food. We organised a 25th wedding anniversary for my parents and they staff went out of their way to make it a special night. Never before have I been so impressed. I can't rave enough. I will definaely be going back to this restaurant.”

Miranda, Rotorua

I1 PLA MEUK TOD GRATEE AM - GARLIC SQUID
Stir fried diced squid tubes, garlic black pepper with fresh seasonal vegetables.
 
$25.50
I2 PLA MEUK PUT NARM PRIK PAO
Stir fried squid tubes, sweet chilli paste with fresh seasonal vegetables.
 
$25.50
I3 PLA MEUK PUT KRA PROW
Stir fried squid tubes, basil and fresh seasonal vegetables.
 
$25.50
I4 HOI SCOLLOP PUD GRATEE-AM
Stir fried scallops, garlic, black pepper with fresh seasonal vegetables.
 
$28.50
I5 HOI SCOLLOPS PUD PRIK
Stir fried scallops, holy basil leaves, garlic, chilli with fresh seasonal vegetables.
 
$28.50
I6 HOI SCOLLOP PUD KRA PROW
Stir fried scallops with holy basil, chilli with fresh seasonal vegetables.
 
$28.50
I7 HOI SCALLOPS PUD KING
Stir fried scallops, fresh ginger with fresh seasonal vegetables.
 
$28.50
I8 HOI MALANG PUD KRA PROW
Stir fried mussels with basil, black pepper with fresh seasonal vegetables.
 
$25.50
I9 HOI MALANG PUD GRATEE-AM
Stir fried mussels with garlic and crushed black pepper.
 
$25.50
I10 HOI MALANG PUD PRIK
Stir fried mussels, chilli and fresh seasonal vegetables.
 
$25.50
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The Thai Restaurant Rotorua - Dinner Menu Vegetarian Menu Authentic Thai Cuisine at The Thai Restaurant Rotorua - Testimonial

“The function went GREAT. Everyone - presenters and the travel agents were very pleased with the settings and the quality of food served. We all enjoyed our night and will definitely consider your Restaurant for our next function or event. Once again, thank you very much for organizing a wonderful event and looking after us. Till next time. Kind Regards,”

Nash Zeynalov,
N.Z. Representative
Macau Government Tourist Office

Entree Main
J1 WOON SEN PAD PUK - NOODLES & VEGETABLES
Vermicelli glass noodles stir fried with fresh seasonal vegetables
(egg optional).
n/a $23.50
J2 TOFU PREE-WAHN
Fried tofu, egg (optional) with fresh seasonal vegetables.
 
n/a $23.50
J3 TOFU PUK
Fried tofu with fresh seasonal vegetables.
 
n/a $23.50
J4 PUD PUK RUAMET
Stir fried fresh seasonal vegetables with oyster sauce.
 
n/a $23.50
J5 TOFU SATAY
Tofu satayed and served with peanut sauce.
 
$10.00 $23.50
A4 BO-BIA - SPRING ROLLS
Spring rolls filled with glass noodles and vegetables served with sweet chilli sauce.
$8.50 $20.00
J6 SOM TUM -  CARROT SALAD
Spicy salad made with shredded carrot, peanuts, lemon juice & Thai herbs.
 
n/a $20.50
J7 KAENG KIEW WAHN PUK
Fresh seasonal vegetables cooked with either a green or red curry.
 
n/a $23.50
J8 KHAO PAD PUK
Fried rice with egg (optional) and mixed vegetables.
 
n/a $19.50
J9 BAA MEE PAD PUK
Fried egg noodles with vegetables.
 
n/a $19.50
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The Thai Restaurant Rotorua - Dinner Menu Noodles or Fried Rice Authentic Thai Cuisine at The Thai Restaurant Rotorua - Testimonial
1 Meat Combo
K1 PAD THAI-FRIED THAI NOODLES
Tradional Thai fried noodles with egg, chicken or shrimp.
 
$19.50 n/a
K2 PAD SEE EIW
fried rice noodles with your choice of chicken pork or beef. (* = combination)
 
$19.50 $18.00
K3 KHAO PAD GAI
Stir fried rice with your choice of chicken pork or beef. (* = combination)
 
$19.50 $18.00
K4 KHAO PAD GOONG
Stir fried rice with prawns.
 
$23.50 $23.50
K5 BAA MEE PUD LOK GOONG
Fried egg noodles with shrimp or chicken.


 
$19.50 $18.00
EXTRAS
K6 EXTRA SERVE OF JASMINE RICE $3.00
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The Thai Restaurant Rotorua - Dinner Menu Noodles or Fried Rice Authentic Thai Cuisine at The Thai Restaurant Rotorua - Testimonial
Des 1 KLUAY TOD - FRIED BANANA
Banana with ice cream and caramel sauce.
 
$9.00
Des 2 LYCHEES & ICECREAM
Sweet Thai fruit served with ice cream.
 
$9.00
Des 3 THE THAI  ICE CREAM SUNDAE
With topping of caramel, chocolate or strawberry.
 
$8.50
Des 4 FRIED ICECREAM
Ice cream wrapped in a special coating and topped
with caramel, chocolate or strawberry topping.
$9.00
Des 5 STICKY RICE
With mango & coconut custard sauce and served with ice cream.
 
$11.50
Des 6 CHOCOLATE MUDCAKE
Served with vanilla ice cream.
 
$11.50
Des 7 CHEESECAKE WITH ICE CREAM
Served with vanilla ice cream.
 
$11.50
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