Best Thai Restaurants in Penang

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Thai food is internationally famous not only among tourists but even with the locals. Whether it is chilli hot or savory sour, there is always harmony of flavors behind each meal. An ideal Thai dish is a beautiful blend of spicy, subtle, sweet and sour, which satisfies nose, palate and even the eyes!

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    Aroi Thai RestaurantNon halal 01f78899591256b47a2708a65f6538333b86089a30fbd22545a41deece4ea490

    Aroi Thai is very well known for its high food quality and presentable, authentic Thai dishes. The restaurant may be rather small in size but it has pretty ambience and comfy enough for you to host small gatherings! Share these must-try dishes with your family and friends: Deep Fried Fish 3 Flavor, Kerabu, Green Curry Chicken and Tom Yam.
    Tips

    Be sure to make prior reservations to avoid disappointment.

    Things to expect

    Authentic Thai cuisine.

    Best with

    Their delicious sambal condiment, which is super duper spicy. You have been warned.

    Price

    RM25.00 to RM70.00

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    Aroi Thai Restaurant View restaurant

    No. 387, Jalan Burma, 10350, Georgetown, Pulau Pinang, 10350, 10350, Georgetown, Penang
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    042276771

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    12:00PM—10:00PM
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    Khunthai RestaurantPork free d90bfb235d64e73ff14d8ad65b89aaab71a3af43962907cb9cd494af0a63fa21Alco free 9fb1f2c65edc2c1eaf4e8b24402d108dd33cc2bc71f0fb0022a54c3c390a66c8

    We believe that your dining escapade should not only be restricted to you satisfying your tastebud, you could also your delight eyes with a breathtaking view of nature-goodness! With its focus on outdoor dining, Khunthai has been located strategically within nature itself. Sitting among greeneries and facing the sea, this pitstop will be the perfect place for you to enjoy delicious Thai dishes as well as the refreshing sea breeze.
    Tips

    You can select your prefered (live) seafood from the fish tanks available.

    Things to expect

    Outdoor dining at the beach.

    Best with

    Seafood.

    Price

    RM30.00 to RM80.00

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    Khunthai Restaurant View restaurant

    1052, Mukim 9, Pasir Belanda, Teluk Kumbar, 11920, Penang
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    046251155

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    11:00AM—12:00AM
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    Black Canyon Thai RestaurantNon halal 01f78899591256b47a2708a65f6538333b86089a30fbd22545a41deece4ea490

    This chic Thai eatery is a newcomer in Plaza Gurney and well famed for their unique Tab Tim Krob / Water Chestnut in Coconut Milk, which you would find pretty impressive and intriguing. Aside from serving really fresh ingredients, Black Canyon has a couple of affordable set meals up its sleeves - definitely worth the price your are paying for!
    Tips

    Their set meals can cater up to 4 pax.

    Things to expect

    Simple, straightforward Thai dishes.

    Best with

    Water Chestnut dessert to cool off after the hot and spicy dishes.

    Price

    RM15.00 to RM60.00

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    Black Canyon Thai Restaurant View restaurant

    17-G-41, Plaza Gurney, Persiaran Gurney, 10250 Georgetown Penang, 10250, Georgetown, Penang
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    042263605

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    Bangkok StationPork free d90bfb235d64e73ff14d8ad65b89aaab71a3af43962907cb9cd494af0a63fa21Alco free 9fb1f2c65edc2c1eaf4e8b24402d108dd33cc2bc71f0fb0022a54c3c390a66c8

    You can be rest assured to save that hole in your pocket at this food station. Bangkok station prices are low - only ranges from RM5-12 in their delectable HOT Menu dishes like Fried Kangkung, Kerabu Meat and Seafood Otak-otak. In fact, their Tom Yam Campur Besar (which is obviously huge) only costs RM12. Great for sharing too!
    Tips

    Aim for their dirt cheap HOT Menu.

    Things to expect

    Affordable Thai cuisine.

    Best with

    When your money is running low but you're still craving for some Thai, this is the place for you.

    Price

    RM5.00 to RM50.00

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    Bangkok Station View restaurant

    18, Lorong Perda Utama 11, Bandar Perda, 14000 Bukit Mertajam, Penang, 14000, Bukit Mertajam, Penang
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    045484247

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    05:00PM—11:30PM
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    Chok Dee Thai RestaurantNon halal 01f78899591256b47a2708a65f6538333b86089a30fbd22545a41deece4ea490

    Chok Dee Thai serves Thai food that is more suited to local taste buds. Some might say it is very Thai-authentic but the food cooked feels like Penang and tastes like Thai. It isn't hard to find Thai food in Penang but not many are affordable and reasonable enough to keep you coming back. Chok Dee Thai serves Thai food that is more suited to local taste buds - the dishes here feels like Penang but taste like Thai. It isn't hard thing to look for Thai food in Penang but not many are affordable and reasonable enough to keep you coming back as this restaurant!
    Tips

    Parking is a problem here. You may be required to park quite far and walk a long way.

    Things to expect

    Generous portions and serving.

    Best with

    Tom Yum Soup.

    Price

    RM15.00 to RM50.00

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    Chok Dee Thai Restaurant View restaurant

    231-D Jalan Burma, Georgetown, Penang Island 10350, 10350, Georgetown, Penang
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    042291492

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    11:00AM—03:00PM
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    06:00PM—10:00PM
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    Sebai Sebai Thai RestaurantPork free d90bfb235d64e73ff14d8ad65b89aaab71a3af43962907cb9cd494af0a63fa21

    The Sebai Sebai Thai Restaurant in Green Lane Penang is a little hidden gem on the island. It's carries delicious, authentic Thai dishes with reasonable prices. Although his gem isn't located on a main road nor is it located near any tourist attractions, it's still drawing hungry visitors. Regardless of its run-in-the-mill interior, their food score major points for savory dishes that excels in both taste and freshness.
    Tips

    Hard to look for the restaurant.

    Things to expect

    Chinese-Thai fusion.

    Best with

    Green Curry

    Price

    RM15.00 to RM55.00

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    Sebai Sebai Thai Restaurant View restaurant

    1, Lintang Batu, 11600, Georgetown, Penang
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    046568891

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    05:00PM—12:00AM
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    Tree Monkey RestaurantPork free d90bfb235d64e73ff14d8ad65b89aaab71a3af43962907cb9cd494af0a63fa21

    Another exotic Thai gem here is the famed Tree Monkey Restaurant. Although their name may sound peculiar but their food is truly splendid and does wonders to every Thai food lover. Their menu is extensive and even offers interesting mocktails with a blend of Thai fusion. One can expect to enjoy a wonderful balance of dining experience as the spiciness of the food can be cooled off with the surrounding nature and sea breeze. Tree Monkey Restaurant is another exotic Thai gem in Penang. Don't be fooled by its peculiar name because the food that they churn out is extremely tasty and beautifully executed. The menu is extensive and even includes interesting Thai fusion mocktails. You'll enjoy a wonderful balance of spicy dishes and cooling sea breeze.
    Tips

    Best to visit before sunset as the outdoor dining area offers an spectacular, uninterrupted sunset view.

    Things to expect

    Exotic food with surreal environment.

    Best with

    Alcohol.

    Price

    RM30.00 to RM90.00

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    Tree Monkey Restaurant View restaurant

    595, Jalan Teluk Bahang, Teluk Bahang, Batu Ferringhi, Pulau Pinang, 11000, Batu Ferringhi, Penang
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    048813494

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    09:00AM—10:30PM
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