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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 good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (75 reviews)
“fish cakes” (18 reviews)
Closes in 2 min
12:00 - 15:00All 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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1 - 10 of 773 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Absolutely wonderful dinner. Wonderful service from all staff, especially Tack. Extremely delicious food and loved the mocktails. Highly recommend BUT remember to make a booking (it's really popular)

Thank SarahMarra
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Four of us arrived at 7pm on a Saturday with no reservation. No greeting or acknowledgement given, but there was only one group in front of us. After waiting for 25 minutes I asked how long we might wait for a table to the person...More

Thank Lalitisha
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had dinner on Saturday, you need reservations or you won't get in. We had the green, red and yellow curry and they were our favorites in that order. The chi iPad Thai was dry, o had to order peanut sauce and it didn't help....More

Thank Terra P
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I cannot get enough of this place. I try to go frequently and every time I go the food is always as fresh and flavoursome as the last. The service at Thai Patong is second to none, the staff are so polite and friendly and...More

Thank 1SiM1
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Slightly pricey but without a doubt this place is worth the extra $$$$ as it is the best Thai restaurant in Newtown. Usually get the banquets as they are very generous with a wonderful variety of dishes.

Thank Lauren M
Reviewed 3 days ago

I came here with a 10 friends to celebrate a birthday. We ordered Banquet A for $48 per person. The food was of very good quality and delicious. The dishes came out really quickly and the portions were perfect. The service was efficient and friendly....More

Thank Warren R
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My family and I went to Thai Pothong for dinner to celebrate my dad's birthday and we were welcomed into the restaurant politely and with sincerity. We ordered the Phuket menu which featured chicken satay skewers, curry puffs, green chicken curry, roast duck and stir...More

Thank chubbibunny123
Reviewed 6 days ago

Service and food were both excellent. Get a few dishes to share so you can try different things! Cocktails were fun and delicious. Pay your bill in cash and then use their "Pothong" money to buy something funky in their gift store!

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Thank travelingscholar11
Reviewed 1 week ago

Thai Pothong is always good value and the food is great. Staff are charming and gracious. I have been here lots of times over the years and my only criticism would be that the restaurant has now got so big, with so many people having...More

Thank Janina L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food and quick serve. Prawn with betel leave as entree is the best. Baramundi curry is very nice for main course. Thai Pothong is the best Thai Restaurant in Sydney.

Thank Afifi S
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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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
Groups, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
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12:00 - 15:00
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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