Thai Chef

Napier Branch




Welcome To Our Thai Restaurant Napier – The Chef’s

Serving traditional Royal Thai Cuisine in the heart of Hawkes Bay since 2000. The Thai Restaurant Napier is situated on Taradale Road in Onekawa. We offer our guests a rewarding dining experience in a relaxed and luxurious atmosphere. Our dining areas seat up to 140 people and are filled with the rich colours, sights and sounds of Thai culture.

Prepared fresh and served family style, our food is presented with sophisticated elegance so you can not only share and enjoy the authentic taste of Thailand with your dining companions, but just as importantly drink it in with your eyes.

For larger parties or special events, our luxurious Orchid Room doubles as a function room and is available for private bookings with seating of up to 60 people.

Our hours of business are:

Lunch: Wed–Fri, Sun from 12noon – 2pm

Dinner: 7 nights from 5pm

  • Dine in or Takeaway
  • Fully Licensed with extensive
  • Cocktail Menu
  • BYO (wine only)
  • Function Room Available

Planning a Function?

Thai Chef’s Restaurant is the perfect venue for any occasion or private event. Let our award winning Royal Thai cuisine be a memorable part of your next anniversary, birthday, rehearsal dinner or other celebration.

Email us at  for further details on how we can make your event special.

The Orchid Room – Seating House


Address: 110 Taradale Road,Onekawa, Napier 4112

Telephone: 06 843 4595

Fax: 06 843 4512


Reservations recommended.

Delivery: Deliveries are available for a small fee from $6.50

Fully Licensed and BYO (wine only)


MON-SUN from 5pm


WED-FRI 12noon-2pm

SUN 12noon-2pm

We accept Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Cash and EFTPOS