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$10 for $20 Worth of Thai Cuisine
Choose from a menu of traditional Thai dishes such as ginger chicken stir-fried with straw mushrooms and scallions ($9), or dip into a bowl of massamun curry made from a blend of peanut butter, coconut milk and potatoes ($9). A variety of appetizers complements meals, including shumai shrimp dumplings ($5) and chicken satay ($7).
Montira Thai Restaurant
Waiters adorn tables with steaming plates of familiar Thai fare in Montira Thai Restaurant’s sunny brick eatery. Tamarind or peanut sauce dominates stir-fried rice or egg noodles, whereas spices such as basil and lemongrass steep in coconut curries to balance their colorful chili powder blends. The cooks take a particular interest in seafood, frying up salmon, catfish, tilapia, and soft-shell crab, and dressing prawns in a special kind of homemade red curry. Drinks such as Thai iced tea and coffee accompany weekday lunch specials to quell taste bud fires set to keep those at lunch meetings alert.