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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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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“thai food” (80 reviews)
“fish cakes” (19 reviews)
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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

We had a 5 days stay in Sydney, we discovered this nice place walking around Newtown and ended up going twice. The food was excellent, staff extremely friendly, special mention to Alex. Good prices overall. Totally recommend it.

Thank lucianote
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I love Thai food so I am strict ! First impression : nice interior with many Thai style statues. Felt like I was in Thailand. Staff : everyone is lovely. Very nice and kind. Lovely smile. Food : this is what i was looking for....More

Thank Jessie S
Reviewed 4 days ago

First time to this restaurant 2 nights ago and going back Tomorrow!!! Food was excellent and staff as well - great atmosphere!! Kudos!More

Thank Frances F
ThaiPothong, Manager at Thai Pothong, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Frances, Yes, all our staff take a pride in making sure each guest has a night to remember. Now, we are busy every night mostly with our regular guests who have made Thai Pothong their favourite restaurant. Thanks you for your excellent review and...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

I go to Thai Pothong when we have family visiting Sydney. They are always very friendly and excellent with the kids (Balloons, pencils, crayons etc). The food is amazing and very reasonably priced. Highly recommended.More

Thank Ryan M
ThaiPothong, Manager at Thai Pothong, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Ryan, Thank you for your kind review and for your time and thought in sending it. We are lucky to have staff who enjoy making our customers feel special and welcome, and they are satisfied when they see guests leave with a Thai smile....More

Reviewed 6 days ago

I have had dinner here twice in the past month and both times I was very impressed with the meal. Authentic Thai with sauces not to heavy, fresh ingredients and friendly staff. We had a banquet once and there was more than enough food to...More

Thank Simon G
Reviewed 6 days ago

The food is a bit pricy but definitely worth the beautiful taste. The service provided is of a very high standard and they are willing to take any feedback.

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Thank chanon298
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited Sydney for medical appointments so we weren't really in mood for top end dining - just quick, tasty food in a pleasant setting. So Thai Pothong was perfect. If you walked past it on the street it might look like one of those huge...More

Thank NotMolly
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was at the Thai Pothong last night for dinner with a large group of managers from the company I work for and considering the size of the group the service was amazing. Very efficient, food was excellent. I am a vegetarian and was well...More

Thank Treeangel5
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had such an amazing 21st birthday dinner here. Everyone was so nice and helpful and the food was absolutely amazing. The place is very bright and the ambience is just really nice. I can't think of a better place to have picked. And I...More

Thank Prarthana K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I held my hen's dinner at Thai Pothong Newtown and it was amazing. The food was awesome and the staff were lovely. We had our own private room, giving us the freedom to be noising and not annoy anyone else! I would recommend this restaurant...More

Thank melwalker86
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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27 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
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Average prices
USD 21
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
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12:00 - 15:00
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18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
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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