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Thai Pothong

U 4 294 King St, Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales 2042, Australia
+61 2 9550 6277
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Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (89 reviews)
“fish cakes” (20 reviews)
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CUISINES
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
U 4 294 King St, Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales 2042, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The food is outstanding and the service is unmatched. You get a gracious quantity of authentic Thai food. This place is always busy so get a reservation.

Thank Ron R
Reviewed 2 days ago

Great atmosphere in the restaurant ; very authentic. Good variety of food but not on the cheap side ; slightly smaller servings too. Friendly staff ; maybe too attentive as there's quite a lot of staff close to the tables. Also if its your birthday...More

Thank csc0tt7
Reviewed 2 days ago

Excellent food. Best service in Sydney. We had our work team Xmas dinner here and it was a huge success. I will definitely be back (with a big group)!

Thank Simon L
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My family and I had a lovely meal at this restaurant. The staff were so welcoming and helpful with my granddaughter. The food is delicious.

Thank Margaret W
Reviewed 3 days ago

We selected Thai Pothong for my 60th birthday dinner for the family and were thrilled with the results. Fantastic service, the wait staff are convivial and helpful. The meals were fresh, tasty and delicious. The balloons, the singing and the dessert were unexpected highlights. Thank...More

Thank kathleenk308
Reviewed 3 days ago

Great Thai food, service with a smile. I heard the owner spends a lot of time in Thailand and you can certainly tell as he brings back the flavours to his restaurant

Thank Garry S
Reviewed 4 days ago

I recently celebrated my birthday at Thai Pothong and we had such a fun night! The restaurant is a bit noisy but I prefer to call it 'lively'. It is very large and colourful and has a wonderful friendly athmosphere. Staff is extremely polite and...More

Thank KARIN W
Reviewed 6 days ago

Food was excellent as was the service. We had such a lovely first experience in thai pothong. Our server Tong, was very helpful in advising us on vegan dishes, which there were alot of, the wine and cocktail selection is also extensive. We will definitely...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great night. Food was fantastic and was only surpassed by the fantastic staff and their service. Very pleasantly surprised by the birthday ice cream and a rousing chorus of Happy Birthday. Great night. Thanks

Thank Tony G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Super friendly service, buzzing atmosphere, and delicious food! What more can one ask for from a restaurant? Apart from the over-usage of the image of the Buddha, the food was amazingly tasteful and the dessert was simply divine. Being a vegetarian, I was particularly impressed...More

Thank Joyce M N
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carollawrence20
26 November 2016|
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Response from John M | Reviewed this property |
If in doubt, get an uber. Reasonable and you don't have to stress about parking.
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Megan B
26 November 2016|
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Response from ThaiPothong | Property representative |
Hi Megan, We have over 25 Thai Restaurants in Newtown each with it own style of service and cooking. All are different. We offer to our guests a restaurant where you can relax and enjoy not only a Thai meal but and whole... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$21
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: U 4 294 King St, Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales 2042, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney  >  Newtown>  > Newtown
  • Neighbourhood: Newtown
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9550 6277
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