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10° & RAINY ON TUESDAY 25 SEPTEMBER IN AUCKLAND
By Kieran Hoverd
July 29, 2012
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Thai Me Up

This Thai gem has us tied around its little finger.
By Kieran Hoverd
July 29, 2012
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If only more restaurants embraced a risqué pun for their name, the World/Auckland's foodie scene would be a rather more happy and light hearted place. Jokes aside, Thai Me Up is the quintessential Thai BYO - cheap, tasty as hell and tolerant (ish) of the sometimes loose behaviour.

Thai Me Up has delicious meals under 15 bucks - it takes me instantly back to the wonderful street food of Khao San Road in Bangkok. Set in a quirky building halfway down Ponsonby Road, you probably wont be hustled for a massage or a new suit here, well at least not in my experience.

Money bags, Massaman curry, and nobody can really can go past a good Pad Thai. Thai Me Up's menu is filled with buzzy names like 'Star Drifter', 'Spicy Girl' and 'Green Paradise'.

Situated perfectly amongst the Pons buzz, it is a great way to begin your night in the big city.

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