Raan Thai is located at 203 Terry Road in Smithtown. Raan Thai is recognized for having some of the best Thai cuisine in Smithtown. The restaurant’s owner, Apple, tells us she wanted to introduce New York to authentic Thai cooking from central Thailand where she was born. Apple was taught to cook by her family at a young age. Apple worked in a hotel before opening Raan Thai, which means small store, in 2011. Her desire was to introduce authentic and delicious Thai cuisine right here in Smithtown so people did not need to travel to Thailand to experience genuine Thai cooking. The appetizers served at Raan Thai are just like those that one might find in Thailand. These include: the Curry Puff, ground chicken, potatoes, onion, and turmeric powder wrapped in puff pastry served with cucumber sauce. The Golden Bag, with stuffed chicken wrapped in wonton skin served with chili plum sauce. Also the Mee Grob, Thai crispy noodles with shrimp in tamarind sauce. And, the Roti, a grilled flatbread served with peanut sauce.Popular entrees include: Sauteed Ginger with a choice of meat, ginger, onion, scallion, mushroom, zucchini, and celery in light sauce. And, Sauteed Green Bean, a choice of meat with green beans, bell peppers, and kaffir leaves. Vegetarian options include: Spicy Eggplant, sauteed eggplant with bell pepper, basil leaves, and onion in chili sauce. And, Tofu Basil, sauteed fried tofu with basil leaves, onion, and bell pepper in chili sauce. Raan Thai recommended dishes include: Jumbo Shrimp Hawaiian Fried Rice featuring grilled marinated jumbo shrimp, pineapple, and fried rice served with sweet chili sauce. Koong Ob Woon Sen, stir fried clear noodle, jumbo shrimp with ginger and scallion in sesame sauce. Also, Raan Thai Noodle with stir fried flat noodle, roasted duck, bean sprouts, and scallions in brown sauce. And, Raan Thai Spare Ribs, grilled marinated pork spare ribs in BBQ sauce. All of Raan Thaiís curry dishes are massively popular as well.Whatever you order, be sure to leave room for dessert. These include: Black Sticky Rice with Thai Custard, Fried Banana with Honey or Ice Cream, and Mango, Red Bean, Green Tea, Coconut, Vanilla, or Chocolate Ice Cream with Sweet Sticky Rice. The restaurant does take-out, delivery, and catering. If you are looking for a delicious and authentically prepared Thai meals while in Smithtown, check out Raan Thai. Apple and the warm and attentive staff at the restaurant will welcome you and ensure you have a fantastic dining experience!
203 Terry Rd
Smithtown, NY 11787