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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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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“thai food” (84 reviews)
“fish cakes” (18 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 3:00 PMAll hours
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
U 4 294 King St, Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales 2042, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Love all the staff - so friendly- and the food always great. Love the Aunty who runs the seating arrangements!

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Thank wernerc234
Reviewed 3 days ago

Delicious food and excellent service!! Would definitely recommend for all occasions. The vibe is great and their curries are so delicious. Planning my next trip back already.

Thank Bláthnaid M
Reviewed 3 days ago

We arrived for a late dinner on Saturday 11th. Only waited 10 mins for a table for 2. Considering how packed the place was, the food came out hot and great quality and the service we excellent. I could not fault it. And they are...More

Thank Joanna T
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This place is very popular commercial Expensive and a factory The food is nice but also in most king street place with less attitude with it I do go but always walkout feeling bla bla bla and bla

Thank mje0250
Reviewed 3 days ago

This restaurant has the best atmosphere, people come in groups and couples, it is so good to see people eating good food and enjoying the Fantastic Service and environment with all the Golden Buddha's and artwork on the walls. They also have some of the...More

Thank Colink2209
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Named “Best Thai restaurant in Sydney”! Not sure if really THE BEST but surely enjoyed dining here, very big hall with lots of friendly staff. Superbusy on Sunday night, there was a queue outside but we didn’t wait long for a table and we got...More

Thank soyola
Reviewed 6 days ago

Birthday boy organised his birthday at this super Thai restaurant, last time I came there were hardly any staff and service was poor. He chose a banquet style at $32 a head, food was lovely and to top it off HEAPS of staff. Food was...More

Thank Got2try
Reviewed 1 week ago

Thai Pothong is bloody amazing!! We have eaten there on many different occasions and they have never disappointed. The food is incredible and the staff as so super friendly and helpful. I have just recently been there for my birthday and they provide a complimentary...More

Thank Hannah T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thai Pothong is an exceptional place to go in any occasion. Food is amazing, atmosphere is great, staff is caring and adorable. Can't miss it

Thank Pierreyves R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went there for a week night dinner. Good food. Average prices. Quick Service (A little too) attentive staff. Only downside, as the seating is one big area, it gets too loud. Must try - Bettle leaf prawns. They are Amazing!!

Thank AshleyM06
A Bohemian inner-west suburb known for its alternative
music scene, Newtown is a diverse community offering a
multitude of restaurants, art galleries, performance
spaces, thrift stores and bars. Home of some of the
best live music venues in the city, shows can be found
everywhere from the official theatres to the
neighbourhood pubs. From its humble beginnings as a
neighbourhood primarily known for its many Thai
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Questions & Answers
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.
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
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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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