Australians have loved eating at Thai restaurants since the late 1970’s when the first Thai Restaurant popped up in Melbourne. Thai cuisine is now the third most popular cuisine amongst Australians, running closely behind Chinese and Italian.
We have compiled a list of some of the best Thai Restaurants in Australia, so give them a try if you’re nearby!
Opening Hours: Mon-Fri: 10:30am-8:30pm, Sat & Sun: 10am-9pm
Address: 123 Falcon St, Crows Nest, Sydney, NSW, 2065
Along with all your Thai favourites, Ivory Thai offers an interesting menu with dishes that stand out from your standard local takeaway. The spotlight shines on Ivory Thai’s lamb cutlets marinated in Thai spices, and their roasted duck with pineapple, tomato, lychee and Thai basil. Ivory Thai offers gluten-free and vegetarian options, so you can enjoy a meal with the rest of the family.
Opening Hours: Tue-Sun: 11am-late
Address: 108 Smith Street, Collingwood, VIC, 3066
The Lantern Lounge has so much to offer, with a great selection of wine and excellent, contemporary Asian meals. Situated in the heart of Collingwood, the Lantern Lounge is home to a menu of creative dishes, an awesome happy hour, and wonderful hospitality & customer service.
1000 Wat Modern Thai
Opening Hours: Mon-Wed, Saturday & Sun: 10am-6:30pm, Thur-Fri: 10am-8:30pm
Address: LG11/287 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne, VIC, 3000
Located in the heart of Melbourne city, this tuckshop style Thai restaurant is home to some of Melbourne’s most authentic tasting Thai food. Located in the Emporium Mall in Dandenong, 1000 Wat Modern Thai is the perfect little Thai nook after a long day of retail therapy.
Fat Boy Thai, Street Eatery
Opening Hours: Mon-Fri: 6am-10pm, Sat & Sun: 8am-10pm
Address: 58 Chapel Street, Windsor, VIC, 3181
Fat Boy Thai Eatery is a stylish, creative restaurant, serving modern takes on traditional Southeast Asian classics. The trendy setting and creative atmosphere add to the charm of this street eatery. Be sure to book a table in advance, as the tables at Fat Boy Street Eatery often fill up quickly!
Opening Hours: Everyday: 11:30am-9pm
Address: 150 Belmore Rd, Randwick, NSW
Situated outside Sydney’s Randwick Plaza, the Noodle Inn offers meals that are affordable without sacrificing satisfaction or flavour! This cute eatery is dedicated to making healthy, hearty Asian fusion dishes. The Noodle Inn is a perfect spot for lunch or a cheap, hearty dinner with friends and family.
Opening Hours: Dinner from 5:15-10pm everyday
Address: 278 Toorak Road, South Yarra, VIC
In the heart of South Yarra, Blossom Thai is a must-visit for a casual meal. Blossom Thai is dedicated to serving dishes that stay true to the authentic flavours of traditional Thai meals, yet also catering for a western palate. Dinners at Blossom Thai are spoilt for choice, from traditional Tom Yum Soups to Stir Fries, all created daily with the freshest ingredients.