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New Chiang Mai Thai Cuisine

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#6 of 45 Asian in Hilo
Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner
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CUISINES
Asian, Thai
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
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APPETIZERS‏
Spring Rolls
Homemade spring rolls stuffed w/ black mushrooms, carrots, mung bean noodles, & Thai species, fried to a golden perfection. served w/ our home made pineapple sweet & sour sauce.
Summer Rolls
Island fresh‏ lettuce, mint, Thai basil, sprouts, cucumber, & rice noodles, wrapped in rice paper skin. served w/ homemade pineapple sweet & sour sauce.
Chicken Satay
Boneless skinless chicken breast skewers marinated in coconut curry & turmeric powder, grilled coconut milk & Thai spices. served w/ homemade peanut sauce
Shrimp Rolls
Bite size shrimp seasoned w/ Thai spices, rolled in rice wrappers, & fried to golden perfection. served w/ homemade pineapple sweet & sour sauce.
Fried Sweet Potatoes
Island fresh purple sweet potatoes sliced thin & dipped into our homemade coconut batter, then fried to crispy golden perfection. Served w/ homemade pineapple sweet & sour sauce.
Fried Calamari
Thin strips of calamari dipped into our made coconut batter, then fried to tender, golden perfection. Served w/ homemade pineapple sweet & sour sauce.
Crispy Chicken
Bite sized boneless skinless chicken dipped into our homemade coconut batter, & then fried to tender, golden perfection. Served w/ homemade pineapple sweet & sour sauce.
Steamed Dumplings
Homemade steamed dumpling w/ ground chicken breast, pork celery, bamboo shoots, garlic, white peppers & oyster sauce. Served w/ homemade ginger soy sauce.
Fried Mixed Vegetables
Island fresh vegetables dipped into our homemade coconut batter, & then fried to golden perfection. Served w/ homemade pineapple sweet & sour sauce.
Fried Tofu
Bite size organic tofu shaped triangle, flash fried. Served w/ our homemade peanut sauce or homemade pineapple sweet & sour sauce.
SOUPS
Coconut Soup (Tom Kha)
Homemade creamy‏ coconut milk, fresh lime juice soup seasoned & served w/ fresh galangal, lemon grass, fresh kaffir lime leave, straw mushrooms, & fresh tomatoes, celery, fresh Thai herbs w/ your choice of meat.
Hot & Sour Soup ( Tom Yam)
Prepared in a light hot & sour lime juice & chicken broth soup w/ fresh ginger, garlic, lemon grass, fresh kaffir lime leave, straw mushrooms, celery, & fresh tomatoes served w/ your choice of meat.
Won Ton Soup
Prepared in chicken broth, w/ choi sum, cilantro, onion, roasted garlic, green onion w/ homemade ground chicken & pork won ton.
Chang Mai Noodle Soup
Prepared in chicken broth, w/ wide rice noodles, celery, fresh bean sprouts & green onion. Seasoned w/ cilantro, star anise, & roasted garlic, prepared w/ your choice of meat.
FISH DISHES‏
Spicy Sauce Fish (Pla Rad Prig)
Deep fried whole fish (tilapia), served under a bed of mushroom, mixed vegetables & Thai basil sauteed w/ a hot & spicy garlic chili sauce.
Sweet & Sour Fish (Pla Ma Kharm)
Deep fried whole fish (tilapia), served under a bed of pineapple, mushroom, mixed vegetables & Thai basil sauteed w/ our homemade sweet &sour chili oil sauce.
Ginger Filet of Ahi
Fresh ahi in our homemade coconut batter, topped w/ sauteed ginger, mushrooms, mixed vegetables & black bean sauce.
Sauteed Mussels
New Zealand green shells prepared w/ yellow bean sauce & fresh basil.
NODDLES & RICE DISHES
Pad Thai
Rice noodle‏ stir-fried w/ your choice of meat, garlic, egg, bean spouts w/ our homemade pad Thai sauce & topped w/ green onion, crushed roasted peanuts & cilantro.
Gravy Noodles (Lad Nar)
Wide rice noodles stir-fried w/ garlic, eggs, broccoli, onion & your choice of meat in black bean gravy sauce.
Black Bean Noodles
Wide rice noodles stir-fried w/ garlic, eggs, broccoli, onion & your choice of meat.
Spicy Noodles
Choice of meat, stir fried rice noodles w/ broccoli, garlic, onion, & fresh Thai basil leaves.
Chang Mai Fried Rice
Thai style‏ fried rice w/ your choice of meat, broccoli, garlic, eggs, onions. Topped w/ green onion & cilantro.
Basil Fried Rice
Thai style fried rice w/ your choice of meat, fresh Thai basil, garlic, egg, onions & broccoli. topped w/ green onion & cilantro.
Pineapple Fried Rice
Thai style fried rice w/ pineapple, green onion, garlic, egg, roasted cashews, yellow curry powder & your choice of meat.
HOUSE CURRIES‏
Roast Duck Curry
Boneless roasted duck simmered in coconut milk w/ red curry, tomatoes, pineapples, onion & Thai basil.
Green Curry
Choice of meat simmered in coconut milk w/ green curry, mixed vegetable, eggplant, bamboo shoots & Thai basil.
Yellow Curry
Choice of meat simmered in coconut milk w/ yellow curry, carrots, onions & potatoes.
Red Curry
Choice of‏ meat simmered in coconut milk w/ red curry, mixed vegetables, bamboo shoots & Thai basil.
Panag Curry
Choice of meat simmered in coconut milk w/ panag curry, zucchini green beans, onion & Thai basil.
Country Curry
Choice of meat simmered in red curry w/ mixed vegetable, garlic, & Thai basil. this northern Thai curry does not use coconut milk.
Buddha Rama Curry
Choice of meat simmered in coconut milk & peanut sauce w/ red curry, mixed vegetable.
Masaman Curry
Choice of meat simmered in coconut milk w/ masaman curry, carrots, potatoes, onion & crushed roasted peanut.
ENTREES
Eggplant Dish ( Pad Ma Kua)
Eggplant flash fried then sauteed in black bean sauce w/ garlic, carrots & Thai basil. served w/ your choice of meat.
Ginger Dish (Pad Khing )
Island fresh ginger, green onion, mushrooms, & garlic, sauteed in black bean sauce. Served w/ your choice of meat.
Green Bean Dish (Pad Pring Khing )
Island fresh green beans & garlic, sauteed w/ spicy ginger paste. Served w/ your choice of meat.
Sweet & Sour Dish (Pad Prew Wahn)
Choice of‏ meat w/ zucchini, black mushrooms, garlic, onion, green onions, carrots, pineapple & fresh tomatoes, sauteed w/ our homemade sweet & sour.
Garlic Pepper Dish ( Kra Tiam Prig Thai )
Grilled choice of meat w/ onions, green onions, baby corn, marinated w/ garlic & black pepper. Topped w/ fried crisp garlic.
Peanut Dish ( Pra Ram Rong Song)
Steamed cabbage, choi sum, garlic, onion, baby corn, broccoli, & other mixed vegetables. served w/ your choice of meat, topped w/ our homemade peanut sauce & Thai basil sauteed w/ chili sauce.
Spicy Basil Dish (Pad Kra Pao )
Your choice of meat stir fried w/ fresh mixed vegetable, bamboo shoots, baby corn, onion, garlic, & Thai basil sauteed w/ chili sauce.
Cashew Dish (Pad Him Ma Parn)
Fresh roasted cashew nut stir fried w/ carrots, zucchini, onions, green onion, garlic, straw mushrooms, & baby corn w/ your choice of meat. Sauteed in our homemade black bean sauce.
Roasted Duck Dish (Ped Yang Thai House)
Roasted duck sauteed in our homemade black bean sauce. Served over steamed cabbage, onion choi sum, & broccoli. Topped w/ our homemade peanut sauce & fresh roasted crushed peanuts.
Stir Fried Mixed Vegetable
A mixed of island fresh vegetables sauteed w/ black bean sauce.
BARBEQUE‏
BBQ Chicken (Gai Yang)
Grilled chicken‏ breast marinated in Thai spices, served w/ a side of our homemade pineapple sweet & sour sauce.
BBQ Pork
Grilled pork marinated in Thai spices, served w/ a side of our homemade pineapple sweet & sour sauce.
Dancing Prawns
Island fresh prawn skewered hand stuffed w/ marinated ground pork, crab, & onion served w/ our homemade pineapple sweet & sour sauce.
Two Lovers
Grilled skewered pork, shrimp & onion, marinated in Thai spices, served w/ our homemade pineapple sweet & sour sauce.
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Reviewed 21 November 2011

We live in town and have tried many of the numerous thai restaurants around the area- New Chiang Mai is BY FAR our favorite! We have never ordered something that we did not LOVE. I have nothing bad to say about them other than that...More

Date of visit: November 2011
Thank arobin
Reviewed 31 October 2011

Wonderful Thi food at a reasonable price. We go there multiple times when we are visiting Hilo, you won't be disappointed.

Date of visit: October 2011
Thank DogandParents
Reviewed 17 October 2011

good place for Thai, economical. we had a good family meal there.

Date of visit: September 2011
Thank kwebThousandOaks
Reviewed 28 July 2011

Excellent fresh, local ingredients in a small, pleasant atmosphere. (Occasionally I have not enjoyed some of the inedible ingredients that are left in the dishes.) Servers are attentive, and the owner is always present and wanting to make your visit pleasant. Live music some nights,...More

Date of visit: June 2011
Thank SassySueCross
Reviewed 1 May 2011

The New Chiang Mai Thai Cuisine, located right below Kalakaua Park in downtown Hilo is only one of the wonderful Thai restaurants in the near vicinity. I think the restaurant is a little too large for this chef since she is more effective as a...More

Date of visit: March 2011
1  Thank SlipperContessa
Reviewed 29 April 2011

I am very much picky about food and I tried so many thai restaurants in Hilo, then in Kona and Waimea. But this is the best. I tell every of my friends to go there. The cook is the owner and she is such a...More

Date of visit: March 2011
Thank zinatHilo
Reviewed 25 March 2011

I have been living in Hilo for a month with my family and have tried many local restaurants without being too excited about any of them until tonight..... we tried the New Chaing Mai based on the reviews on trip advisor. This place has top...More

Date of visit: March 2011
Thank Whites05
Reviewed 26 January 2011

Amazing!!! My family and I have tried many thai places, and this one is the best! The food, people, prices- everything is great! The women's bathroom needs a little work, though! :/ But overall, AMAZING!

Thank msyke005
Reviewed 12 September 2010

New Chiang Mai is tiny restaurant in downtown Hilo with delicious Thai dishes. The flavors are unique and refreshing. I've been here many times and haven't tried a dish I didn't like. Try it--you won't be disapointed! Just a note for female customers: in case...More

Thank Kiliki68
Reviewed 12 August 2010

Six shrimp in pad thai, wowzers! Great portion, great atmosphere, great service. Server was attentive, she frequented the table sufficiently. Great prices, $36 for two beers, one appetizer, and two entrees. A++ Would reccomend!

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