Got a craving for Thai food? Check out these three restaurants to snaffle delicious grub without breaking the bank.
You can go all out on the finest Thai cuisine for an absolute steal at these three Leeds eateries. From loaded bowls of curry to heaped mounds of noodles, complete with spring rolls and Thai fish cakes to start, you won’t be able to resist these wallet-friendly lunches. Round up your mates and enjoy a cheap but delicious feast to get you through the day.
Leeds is home to three My Thai restaurants and each one has a loaded lunch menu full of authentic Thai fare that gets served up in a flash, so it’s the perfect option if you want a quick lunch stop. Mains are no more than £8.50 while starters average £3.50. Tuck into sticky Garlic and Pepper Spare Ribs or Gyoza Chicken with a soy vinaigrette before you follow with dishes like Panang Curry loaded with chilli and lime or crispy Tamarind Duck with a sweet palm sugar sauce.
My Thai, The Merrion Centre, 43 Wade Lane, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS2 8NJ, 8 Swinegate, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS1 4AG and 26 York Place, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS1 2EY.
Mommy Thai is a colourful little eatery with a cracking menu of Bangkok-style street food. To start, go for a spicy lemongrass Tom Yum Soup or Tod Mun Thai Fishcakes with a chilli dip for no more than £4. Mains are a bargain too, at no more than £7.50 a dish. You can dive into a traditional green curry like the Gang Know Wan or try something completely new from the Foodie Menu, which is packed with traditional Thai dishes like the Guay Jab, an offal noodle soup made from pork belly, pig’s liver, a boiled egg and even a pig’s stomach.
Mommy Thai, 7 Duncan Street, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS1 6DQ.
Thai Aroy Dee
To get your hands on one of the best lunch time deals in the city, head to the charming Thai Aroy Dee, who pride themselves on a warm and welcoming experience. You can grab an absolute steal as you tuck into two courses of delicious Thai food for just £6.95 every day between 12pm and 5pm. Start with staples like Chicken Satay with peanut sauce and Veggie Spring Rolls before you move onto loaded plates of Pad Thai and generous portions of Red Thai Curry.
Thai Aroy Dee, 120-122 Vicar Lane, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS2 7NL.Cover image credit: © Copyright Leeds-List 2019 by Ali Turner