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Atom Thai

130 King St, Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales 2042, Australia
+61 2 9550 5965
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“thai food” (9 reviews)
“barramundi” (6 reviews)
“chilli basil” (2 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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130 King St, Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales 2042, Australia
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Atom Thai is by far the best Thai in Newtown / erskinville. Great price, byo and delicious food. Great options for vegetarians and pescatarian. We went twice within two weeks. The first time we ordered the fish cakes, red duck curry (with lychee and pineapple),...More

Thank Kelkelstew
Reviewed 5 October 2018

There are many many Thai restaurants in Newtown/Enmore and I have tried most of them and rate Atom Thai highly. Great food, friendly service, reasonable prices and you can bring your own wine, Their takeaway service is efficient too,

Thank OwenHOz
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

After being in Thailand a few months ago it was nice to find a restaurant that reminded me of being in Bangkok. Staff speak fluent Thai and was great to communicate with them. Excellent service and the food was not only delicious but also responsibly...More

Thank Jarryd D
Reviewed 20 September 2018

Splendid Thai food, great ambient and a phenomenal crew, especially Bea, our waiter. Thanks so much for the delicious duck breast and chilli seafood. Quite a spacious restaurant too with an understated decor and relaxed vibe.

Thank Anil T
Reviewed 20 September 2018

This Thai restaurant in the middle of King Street, Newtown, is not too bad in terms of price and quality, but the service falls way short of what should be provided for anywhere on King Street, especially Thai, to stay in the game. I have...More

Thank GraemeR41
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Perfect lunch place. Rather quick service and definitely good food. Place is bit noisy though with some echoing but was just great for a lunch!

Thank diamen56
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

My favourite Thai restaurant used to be one on Quay Street in Haymarket. Since it had let me down big time, Atom Thai is my number one go-to place for Thai. We’ve been there a few times now, and the food quality and service have...More

Thank yangfengming
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

We were welcomed in the the restaurant in a typical Thai manner and seated. Nice and friendly and given plenty of time to read the menu. We started with salt n pepper Calamari and for main course I had a yellow curry and my guest...More

Thank NigelT597
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

Always a friendly welcome, the restaurant itself is nicely setup and the service is impeccable (with table service for rice) and there is also a more than reasonable BYO fee. The Luv-a-Duck curry, soft shell crab, money bags and curry puffs are our go toos’,...More

Thank ShazTKmo
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

Atom Thai in Newtown consistently 5🌟for creative delicious Thai cuisine now in its 11yr never disappoints the staff are friendly well presented in traditional Thai dress always respectful and attentive. Atom is fully licensed with a excellent selection of wines and beer and prices are...More

Thank Judi T
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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 130 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 5965
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