CourtSide Thai Cuisine

The Best Thai Dishes for First-Time Visitors to Try

As one of the most vibrant and diverse cuisines in the world, Thai food has become increasingly popular in recent years. With its bold flavors, fresh ingredients, and creative use of spices, it’s no wonder that more and more people are seeking out Thai cuisine.

If you’re new to Thai food and aren’t sure where to start, don’t worry! At CourtSide Thai, we’ve got you covered. Here are some of the best Thai dishes for first-time visitors to try:

Pad Thai: Perhaps the most famous Thai dish, Pad Thai is a stir-fry of rice noodles, tofu, bean sprouts, and egg, all coated in a sweet and savory sauce. It’s a great dish to start with, as it’s both familiar and delicious.


Tom Yum Soup: A tangy and spicy soup made with shrimp or chicken, mushrooms, and lemongrass. This dish is perfect if you’re looking for something hot and sour.



Massaman Curry: A milder curry made with potatoes, peanuts, and chicken or beef. This dish has a slightly sweet flavor and is perfect for those who aren’t used to spicy food.



Som Tum: A refreshing green papaya salad with tomatoes, peanuts, and a spicy dressing. It’s a great way to start your meal with a healthy and flavorful appetizer.



Pad See Ew: A stir-fry of wide rice noodles, broccoli, egg, and your choice of meat or tofu. This dish has a sweet and salty sauce and is a great choice for those who love comfort food.



Mango Sticky Rice: A sweet and creamy dessert made with sticky rice, fresh mango, and coconut cream. It’s the perfect way to end your meal on a high note.



At CourtSide Thai, we offer all of these dishes and more. Our experienced chefs use only the freshest ingredients to create authentic and delicious Thai cuisine. So if you’re looking to explore the world of Thai food, come visit us and let us take you on a culinary journey you won’t forget!