Thai Food | Some Common Thai Dishes

By March 15, 2012Thai Food

How to order Thai Food in Thai language and Some Common Dishes.

Sàwàt dii kâ,

Hi everyone in this lesson we will learn how to ordering foods and the names of some Common Thai Dishes in Thai Language.

aa-hăan Thai / อาหารไทย / Thai Food

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To order Foods in Thai. We use this construction:

“ao ___(Name of food)___gàp ___(Name of food/Drinks)___”

ao means “want,take” we use this word to order foods or take things. ao always follows by noun.

gàp means “and”


ao pàt gà-prao gài kài daao gàp gɛɛng-kiăw wăan (kráp/kâ).


I would like to have fried chicken with basil leaves and fried egg and green curry.


ao kâawpàt gàp naámsóm (kráp/kâ)


I would like to have fried rice and orange juice.


Thai Common Dishes:

1.ต้มยำกุ้ง/dtôm-yam-gûng /  = Lemon grass shrimp soup

tom yam gung










2.ส้มตำ/ sôm-dtam /  = Spicy green papaya salad








3.แกงเขียวหวาน/gɛɛng-kiăw wăan / = Green curry

gaeng kiaw waan








4. ผัดไทย /pàt-tai/ = Pat Thai (Stir-fried Noodle)

pat thai









5. พะแนง/pá-nɛɛng/ = Panaeng Curry










6. ผัดกะเพราไก่ ไข่ดาว /pàt gà-prao gài kài daao/ = Fried Chicken with Basil Leaves and Fried Egg

pat gaprao gai kai daao








7. ผัดผักรวมมิตร /pàt-pàk-ruam-mít/ = Fried Mixed Vegetables

pat pak









8. ยำวุ้นเส้น /yam wún-sèn/ = Glass Noodles Spicy Salad

Glass Noodle Salad in Thai








9. ไก่ผัดเม็ดมะม่วงหิมพานต์ /gài pàt mét má-mûang-hǐm-ma-paan/ =Stir-Fried Chicken with Cashew Nuts










10. ปลานึ่งมะนาว /bplaa nᵾ̂ng má-naao/ = Steamed Fish with Lime Sauce

steamed fish






I am getting hungry now!

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