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Ida Thai Cuisine

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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CUISINES
Asian, Thai
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
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Menu

Served w/ steamed whote rice. Your choice of chicken, tofu, beef, or pork
$7.99
Shrimp $+2.00
Calamari $+1.00
Chicken
Tofu
Beef
Pork
Paradise Ginger
Sauteed w/ fresh ginger, mushrooms, celery, carrots, bell & onions
$7.99
Shrimp $+2.00
Calamari $+1.00
Chicken
Tofu
Beef
Pork
Garlic & Pepper
Sauteed chicken w/ fresh garlic & ground peppers on cabbage & carrot bed, topped w/ cilantro
$7.99
Shrimp $+2.00
Calamari $+1.00
Chicken
Tofu
Beef
Pork
Spicy Basil (Pad Ka Praw)
Stir fried w/ basil leaves, bell peppers, onions, carrots & mushrooms in a spicy brown sauce
$7.99
Shrimp $+2.00
Calamari $+1.00
Chicken
Tofu
Beef
Pork
Beef & Broccoli Lovers
Sauteed beef w/ fresh broccoli, onions, mushrooms, & carrots w/ brown sauce
$7.99
Shrimp $+2.00
Calamari $+1.00
Chicken
Tofu
Beef
Pork
Padprik Pao
Stir fried chili paste w/ bamboo shoots, celery, onions, mushrooms & carrots
$7.99
Shrimp $+2.00
Calamari $+1.00
Chicken
Tofu
Beef
Pork
Pad Pad
Sauteed meat w/ basil leaves, broccoli, carrots, bell peppers & onions in coconut milk & authentic thai spicy paste
Shrimp $+2.00
Calamari $+1.00
Chicken
Tofu
Beef
Pork
Thai Sweet & Sour
Stir fried‏ w/ onions, pineapple chunks, carrots, cucumbers & tomatoes in thai sweet & sour gravy
$7.99
Shrimp $+2.00
Calamari $+1.00
Chicken
Tofu
Beef
Pork
Veggie Medleys
Sauteed meat‏ w/ mixed fresh vegetables in a light brown sauce
$7.99
Shrimp $+2.00
Calamari $+1.00
Chicken
Tofu
Beef
Pork
Cashew Nut Chicken
Chicken stir fried w/ onions, bell peppers, carrots, mushrooms & cashew nuts
FRIED RICE & NOODLE‏
$7.99
Fried Rice
Stir fried egg, peas, carrots, onions, tomatoes, cilantro & scallions
$8.99
Pad Thai
Stir fried rice noodles w/ fried tofu, egg, onions, bean sprouts & ground peanuts
$8.99
Pad Woonsen
Stir fried‏ clear bean noodles w/ egg, onions, cabbage, zucchini, carrots, celery, mushrooms, & bean sprouts
$8.99
Spicy Basil Noodles
Stir fried flat rice noodles w/ egg, broccoli, bell peppers, onions, tomatoes, carrots & basil leaves in thai spicy sauce
$8.99
Pad See Ew
Stir fried flat rice noodles w/ egg, broccoli, carrots & mushrooms
$8.99
Rad Na
Stir fried w/ wild rice noodles, zucchini, carrots, broccoli & mushrooms in thai style gravy
CURRIES
$8.99
Red Curry
Red curry w/ bamboo shoots, green peas, zucchini, carrots, basil leaves & coconut milk
$8.99
Green Curry
Green curry w/ broccoli, green peas, zucchini, carrots, basil leaves & coconut milk
$8.99
Panang Curry Chicken
Chicken cooked in panang curry sauce w/ bell peppers, lime leaves & coconut milk
$8.99
Massaman Chicken
Sauteed chicken in massaman curry w/ onions, carrots, potatoes, roasted peanuts & coconut milk
APPETIZERS‏
$5.99
Satay
Chicken strips‏ marinated in coconut milk. Served w/ peanut sauce & cucumber salad.
$4.99
Spring Rolls (4 Pieces)
Crispy spring rolls, vegetarian egg rolls. Served w/ thai sweet & sour sauce.
$6.99
Goong Hor (5 Pieces)
Deep fried jumbo shrimp wrapped w/ wanton skin. Served w/ sweet & sour sauce & ground peanut.
$5.99
Golden Triangle
Fresh pearl‏ tofu sliced to bite-size & deep fried. Served w/ sweet & sour sauce & ground peanut.
$7.99
Fried Calamari
Lightly battered squid deep fried to a crisp. Served w/ homemade sweet & sour sauce.
TRADITIONAL THAI SALADS
$7.99
Beef Salad
Broiled marinated strips of beef, tomatoes, red onions, cilantro, cucumbers, lemongrass, & lime leave in spicy sauce
$7.99
Nam Sod
Ground pork flavored w/ ginger, peanuts, chili, red onions, scallions, cilantro, & lime juice
SOUPS‏
Small $4.99
Medium $7.99
Wonton Soup
Chopped shrimp & pork wrapped w/ wonton skin in clear broth & topped w/ cilantro & scallions
Chicken $+1.00
Shrimp $+1.00
Small $4.99
Medium $7.99
Tom Yum
Famous thai hot & sour soup w/ exotic, thai herbs, mushrooms, onions, lime juice, lemon grass & cilantro
Small $4.99
Medium $7.99
Tom Kha Kai
Sliced chicken in mild & aromatic soup. Prepared w/ coconut milk, onions, mushrooms, galangal root, tomatoes, cilantro & lime juice
FRIED RICE & NOODLE
$9.99
Fried Rice
Stir fried egg, peas, carrots, onions, tomatoes, cilantro & scallions
$10.99
Pad Thai
Stir fried rice noodles w/ fried tofu, egg, onions, bean sprouts & ground peanuts
$10.99
Pad Woonsen
Stir fried clear bean noodles w/ egg, onions, cabbage, zucchini, carrots, celery, mushrooms, & bean sprouts
$10.99
Spicy Basil Noodles
Stir fried flat rice noodles w/ egg, broccoli, bell peppers, onions, tomatoes, carrots & basil leaves in thai spicy sauce
$10.99
Pad See Ew
Stir fried flat rice noodles w/ egg, broccoli, carrots & mushrooms
$10.99
Rad Na
Stir fried w/ wild rice noodles, zucchini, carrots, broccoli & mushrooms in thai style gravy
CURRIES‏
$10.99
Red Curry
Red curry w/ bamboo shoots, green peas, zucchini, carrots, basil leaves & coconut milk
$10.99
Green Curry
Green curry w/ broccoli, green peas, zucchini, carrots, basil leaves & coconut milk
$10.99
Panang Curry Chicken
Chicken cooked in panang curry sauce w/ bell peppers, lime leaves & coconut milk
$10.99
Massaman Chicken
Sauteed chicken in massaman curry w/ onions, carrots, potatoes, roasted peanuts & coconut milk
SPECIALS
$12.99
Seafood Salad
Comes w/ mussels, shrimp, oysters, & calamari
$9.99
Spicy Fried Rice
Stir fried egg, broccoli, bell peppers carrots, onions, & fresh basil
$10.99
Yellow Curry
Yellow curry‏ w/ potatoes, tomatoes, onions, carrots
$9.99
Curry Fried Rice
Stir fried egg, peas, carrots, tomatoes, cilantro & scallions
$3.99
Kids Meal
Stir fried‏ egg, peas, carrots, onions, scallions, cilantro, topped w/ snow crab
$4.99
Crab Rangoon
Fresh crab‏ meat, & cream cheese, wrapped w/ a wonton skin, deep fried, & served w/ chef's sweet & sour sauce
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All reviews thai food coconut cake spring rolls spicy basil noodles duck pat thai soft shell crab calamari the tom yum soup real sweetheart small seating area small place i highly recommend this restaurant lunch or dinner great food and service off season beach
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Reviewed 1 week ago

this is a landmark in carolina beach, and the locals know it well. it is simply too popular during the season (june to september). this is a small place and plain. YOU GO HERE FOR THE FOOD. this is authentic thai cooking. you can get...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank yap1993
Reviewed 27 December 2018 via mobile

Visit this tiny Thai restaurant in Carolina Beach any time of year and find it ready to provide you with decent service, quickly, with good food and decent. Offerings are standard Thai with reasonable pricing but its a great break from the ever present steak...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank RalphandDoro
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

The bad news - dirty plates, dry, chewy chicken and tastes average at best. The good news - the service was very good.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 147holgerb
Reviewed 4 October 2018

This is not a fancy restaurant, but the food was very good. The service was good and I would definitely visit again. The Tom yum soup was particularly good.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank foxtail1
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Don’t let exterior fool you..this place is fantastic. Best Thai food I’ve ever eaten. Fresh, homemade, willing to customize everything to your preferences. Couldn’t be more accommodating. Lots of specials, extensive menu with something for everyone. If you think you don’t like Thai try this...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank spaphitis22
Reviewed 28 September 2018

This place is ok. The food is fairly good but I think it is over priced as compared to other Thai food restaurants I have eaten at. That is why I only give them a 3 review.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Patrick L
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

We found the only Thai place near our hotel by the beach. This little restaurant had a solid menu of Thai food options. The calamari was great. We ordered the Deep Ocean and Pas Thai. Both were delicious. All items came out quickly and the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 468elinae
Reviewed 25 August 2018

Have eaten here many times and always a pleasant experience. Have had many of their entrees and all were well above average, Staff is polite and very willing to explain the dishes and make recommendations if you cannot decide, Good portions and one of the...More

Date of visit: May 2018
2  Thank Michael Y
Reviewed 22 August 2018

All the food is good. People working there are nice! I love the duck. Cute little place. We were 2 couples eating dinner here and the food was so good that we ordered some of everything!

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Margaret M
Reviewed 6 August 2018

WoW! Ida Thai is a gem on Carolina Beach! Authentic food with amazing taste, and unlike your greasy and unhealthy counterpart of a take out chinese food joint, Ida Thai is actually healthy! I usually get the good ol' Pad Thai with tofu, and it...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Amanda L. B
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