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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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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“thai food” (137 reviews)
“prawns” (67 reviews)
Closes in 12 min
18:00 - 22:30 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 yesterday via mobile

Fast service, tasty food, always busy so worth booking, lively ambience so good for kids that don't mind the noise.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Vedge29
Reviewed 2 days ago

love this restaurant - perfect for teenage girls birthday party dinner - the staff are so attentive particularly to the birthday child and the food is fabulous.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank KatieSJ
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had a early January dinner at this wonderful and authentic Thai restaurant in Newtown SYDNEY Australia. The food , atmosphere and the friendly staff added value for the name Thai Pothong. I have no hesitation to recommend to anyone to have a great night...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Jagathb
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Awesome ambiance, excellent service, friendly staff and scrumptious cuisine. Not only does this restaurant have it all its like stepping into Thailand. The decor, spacious restaurant and shopping area is any tourists delight. Go eat some food and take home a souvenir! Loved it. Went...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Namita D
Reviewed 2 days ago

I found Thai food here is very Authentic. If you have a big group i suggest to book in advance. Price wise its not the cheapest but its totally worth it. customer service also very nice.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Darling19
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It was by far the best Thai restaurant dining experience we’ve ever had considering there are so many good Thai restaurants in Sudney. They are professional, well presented and food items were unique. They do make you feel you are special. Highly highly recommend it!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Ivy Y
Reviewed 5 days ago

Extremely busy popular Thai restaurant. We had the banquet meal for 4 which was lovely. Extremely well run restaurant and we enjoyed the fun atmosphere, Plenty of Happy Birthdays by the staff. Food tasty but not too spicey

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank James A
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Just as good as I remember from years ago. All the classic meals are a cut above here. The duck was perfect and the red curry sauce very flavoursome - they generally go for more delicate flavours that seem lighter than other Thai restaurants but...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank mrdom
Reviewed 6 days ago

Had lunch here last month with the fam! really made our day after some really poor team building activity! best part of our day was eating at this amazing restaurant!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank jason M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent service, loved the atmosphere and ambience. Its also a very good location for business meetings. Cocktails were great.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank CCee42
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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29 January 2018|
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Response from Elyssebeth | Reviewed this property |
HiI I am sure they will answer this question directly. for you if you ask. No patron would be able t tell you this - unless they too have asked directly. Regards E
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.
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, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
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
18:00 - 22:30
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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