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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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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“thai food” (77 reviews)
“fish cakes” (19 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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U 4 294 King St, Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales 2042, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had a large group birthday party at Thai pothong. Their food were amazing. The room decorated well. Everyone had good time and the service is fantastic. They kept everyone happy. We had great time with them!

Thank Serein X
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

What a fantastic restaurant. Absolutely beautiful food and atmosphere. The staff are so friendly and helpful. I couldn't believe how busy it was on a Thursday night. If visiting Newtown again, I would definitely come again.

Thank Stokesy07
Reviewed 1 week ago

Came for my 30th, staff are very friendly. Dunno how they continuously pump out amazing quality dishes with a restaurant this size but they do every time I come here! Brilliant food!

Thank Brett S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The BEST restaurant we have ever experienced. The service was on point like I've never seen before. We didn't wait long for our food (10-15mins)but they apologised and offered us complimentary dessert which was amazing!! I will definitely come back here next time we stop...More

Thank Johanna M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

love the food and love the service, the service is very quick perhaps a little too quick sometimes. The staff are very professional and very helpful.

Thank bundleofjoynsw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love the food, the waiters were so nice and cool. The localisation also is great, just didn't like to have to pay $8 dollars for using the glasses of wine without knowing that I should pay for it which I think is something stupid, but...More

Thank Rafael P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here on a date night and we were so happy with our experience. The service, food and decor are all amazing! Our waiter Tong was so friendly and helpful. The food was authentic and delicious. I would recommend Pothong to any one of any...More

Thank Leahjean37
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was great and super quick too . Staff always had a positive attitude and helpful manner . Special thanks to Nick and Jacob who served my family and I . As well as assisting with some special requests and being prompt in email...More

Thank csantos272_
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Thai Pothong is the place to go to for a special time, even if it is just to be cheered up. The decor is interesting and uplifting, and the staff are beautifully friendly and attentive. Love love love the barramundi curry. Others at our party...More

Thank Vanessa H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The most notable aspect of Thai Pothong is that it caters to special events seamlessly even for large groups, especially for birthdays, even going so far as balloons on the table and vouchers to the gift shop for the birthday boy/girl. Good food and beautiful...More

Thank Peter U
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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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.
Megan B
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
US$ 21
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Groups
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
  • E-mail
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