The home-style stir fried vegetables with phad
phak noodles constitutes a hearty meal in itself.
In the PHAD
case, direct observation was complemented with communication logs that subjects kept over the course of several weeks.
50) but were anything but - served with egg, beansprouts, carrots and phad
Thai sauce they were practically a meal on their own, and for lunch would be perfect.
He also asked for a side portion of phad
Thai (gai), pounds 6.
The ladies went Thai and loved the wok-cooked dishes such as curried Phuket fried rice (chicken, raisins, cashew nuts, pineapple, vegetables) and phad
won sen (rice vermicelli with egg, chicken and vegetables in oyster and sesame oil sauce).
To begin with, we picked goong phad
prik (crispy Thai prawns; Dh44) and played it safe with paneer tikka (which is part of the entree menu; Dh75) and were recommended the shikampuri lamb kebab (Dh42) from the Singaporean menu.
Main courses included the firm favourites amongst the embassy staff, namely Thai red chicken and beef curries, and the Pla Thod Rad Prog, a deep fried dish in sweet dill sauce alongside Neave Phad
Met Ma, a stir fried beef with cashew nut also proved popular.
Other treats on the menu included a selection of chef's specials and a la carte dishes - Tom yam kung, hot and sour prawn soup with lemon grass and moo phad
king, pork with shredded ginger, mushrooms and pineapple.
For mains we ordered the mie goreng from Indonesia (LE 64), wok fried noodles with chicken and prawn satay, the beef rendang from Indonesia (LE 105), a dry beef curry, and the goong phad
prik from Thailand (LE 88), spicy stir fried jumbo prawns with Thai basil.
I went for the chicken pizza to be safe and my dining partner ordered the Phad
In a tokenist gesture to vegetarian food, we ordered the Phad
Preawwan Je ( water chestnuts with sweet and sour sauce; Rs 325).
There are more than a dozen noodle dishes available in different variations of glass noodles and phad
thai (Thai flat rice noodles).