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Enjoy Thai and Asian cuisine at Tongtara Thai in Nelson, Nelson & Tasman District
Tongtara Thai
Tongtara Thai
Tongtara Thai
Tongtara Thai
Tongtara Thai
Tongtara Thai
Tongtara Thai
Tongtara Thai


Thai, Asian
How to Find Us
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142 Hardy Street
Nelson 7010


03 548 8997

Open hours:

Everyday: 11am - 3pm // 4:30 till late

Welcome to Tongtara, Nelson’s favourite Thai restaurant!

Tongtara is a local hotspot for fresh Thai cuisine. Located in the town centre, with outdoor seating for the warmer months, this modern restaurant is the perfect place to relax and enjoy fine food and local wines.

From the kitchen, experience the exotic taste of authentic Thai food, infused with fresh ingredients from local farmers and growers. Think sizzling curries and aromatic stir fries, marinated meats and tender tofu. There are also plenty of vegetarian and gluten free options, and a kids menu is available for families.

With heartwarming service and a bustling atmosphere, Tongtara promises a fantastic evening out with friends and family.

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