Thai Banana Leaf
4.5 out of 5 stars, based on 1086 Google reviews.
17370 Preston Rd # 500, Dallas, TX 75252
(972) 713-0123
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FUN WORDS TO ORDER FOOD IN THAI!

Ordering Thai food can be an enjoyable and delicious experience. 

Here are some basic words and phrases that can help you when ordering Thai food:

1. Hello – Sawasdee (sa-wat-dee)

2. Thank you – Khop khun (khob-khun)

3. Please – Ga-ru-na (ga-ru-na)

4. Menu – Raan a-haan (raan-a-haan)

5. Water – Nam (naam)

6. Spicy – Phet (phet)

7. Not spicy – Mai phet (mai-phet)

8. Rice – Khao (khao)

9. Noodles – Sen (sen)

10. Soup – Tom (tom)

11. Chicken – Gai (gai)

12. Beef – Nuea (nuea)

13. Pork – Moo (moo)

14. Shrimp – Goong (goong)

15. Vegetables – Phak (phak)

16. Fried – Tod (tod)

17. Grilled – Yang (yang)

18. Steamed – Neung (neung)

19. Stir-fried – Pad (pad)

20. Curry – Gaeng (gaeng)

When ordering, you can use these phrases to make your preferences known. For example, you can say “Kop khun, ga-ru-na. I would like to order pad Thai with chicken, not spicy, please” by combining the phrases.Enjoy your Banana Leaf Thai food experience!