Chef Pon, the man who introduced Thai food from Bangkok to the Cape Town restaurant scene back in 1992 with Chef Pon's Restaurant, has opened a restaurant in Rheede Street Mall, Sawaddee Thai Restaurant, which is run by proud husband and wife, and offering only the best Thai cuisine.
The menu offers fresh Thai food from the highest quality ingredients. Starters include old favourites such as Duck spring rolls and steamed Prawn and Calamari Dim Sum served with soya sauce. The soups and salads also offer fresh tantalising favourites such as the Tom Yam Khung (a spicy hot and sour soup) and grilled Beef salad served Thai-style with garlic, chilli and coriander.
The main menu is extensive and offers something for everyone ranging from poultry, ostrich, seafood and meat options such as their sesame Chicken with coriander and sesame seeds or the spicy mongolian Ostrich. This unique dish is served with vegetables and stir-fried with chilli oil.
The noodle dishes offers various non-and vegetarian options and the comprehensive sushi menu offers a wonderful assortment of well known favourites and exciting new tastes.
To finish off your Thai experience, why not indulge in their tempting desserts such as lychees served with ice cream or sago with coconut milk.
Monday - Saturday: 17:00 - 22:30