Pad Thai? Pad See Ew? We've got you sorted
Newcastle has an endless supply of Thai restaurants to dine or takeaway from, to help make things a little easier here's our Top Ten.See our handpicked guides to Newcastle
BY SINEAD M'GEE
Sticky Rice at Wickham
Whether it's dine in or takeaway it's long been one of our go-to's for a quality Thai feed.
Our pick: Panang Curry
Served in thick red curry with coconut milk, capsicum, kaffir lime leaves and basil.
Easily overlooked at the far end of Beaumont St, it's small entrance is made up with some big flavours.
Our pick: Crispy Duck Massaman Curry
Grilled onions, sweet potato cubes, cinnamon star and five spices & herbs.
Where: Beaumont Street, Hamilton
Our pick: Pad Takai
Chilli and Lemongrass stir fry with chicken, wok-fried broccoli, green beans, capsicum, lemongrass and mixed herbs.
Where: Hunter Street, Newcastle
It's been around for as long as we can remember and it continues to deliver on flavour and just happens to be located on one of our favourite streets.
Our pick: Pad Thai
Arguably the yummiest Pad Thai in town!
Where: Darby Street
Best enjoyed on the balcony overlooking the Beaumont St bustle, sit back and watch the always interesting crowd go by as you chow down on your Thai feast.
Our pick: Crispy Pork Pad See Ew
with Newcastle's best coconut rice.
Where: Darby Street, Newcastle
Another one that could easily be overlooked, tucked behind the Honeysuckle strip Larnna Thai has been quietly been going about its business of serving up delicious Thai flavours.
Our pick: Laksa with mixed vegetables and tofu.
Where: Honeysuckle Drive
Ruan Kao Thai
This Mayfield favourite has been a fav with the locals and we totally understand why.
Our pick: Green Curry with Prawns
Where: Mayfield Road, Mayfield
Don't let the name fool you, Wirat and Nikki's homemade authentic Thai flavours will blow your mind and have you coming back for more.
Our pick: Seafood Humble Pasta
Wok-fried spaghetti with prawn, scallop, squid, fish fillet in a basil, garlic and chilli bomb sauce.
Where: King Street, Newcastle