294 King St, Newtown NSW 02 9550 6277

Thai Pothong Story

Thai Pothong (Golden Pho Leaf) is named after the “Pho” tree under which Buddha became enlightened on the full moon of May in his 35th year.
Established 1996

Established 1996

The iconic Thai Pothong restaurant located in the centre of Sydney’s trendy Newtown district has been a favorite for over twenty one years. . Its reputation for authentic Thai food, impeccable Thai service, and a truly Thai ambiance is the recipe for not only a delicious dinner, but a truly Thai experience.

Service with Friendly Smile

Service with Friendly Smile

After the latest renovation we now seat over 500 guests, including 6 new function rooms, seating up to 180 guests. The entire restaurant and function rooms are tastefully decorated with Thai art “for sale” from all regions of Thailand.  This makes a truly unique Thai backdrop for your Thai dinner and celebration party. The Thai handicraft gift shop located inside the restaurant is stocked full of affordable Thai art exclusively imported for Thai Pothong.


Monday - Sunday 12.00am to 3.30pm


Monday - Thursday 5.30pm to 10.00pm

Friday - Saturday 5.30pm - 11.00pm

Sunday 5.30pm -10.00pm


10% Surcharge Applied on Public Holiday

About Thai Pothong Restaurant Newtown