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Sawadee
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87 St James Street Brighton BN2 1TP

Thai Take Away

Sawadee Thai Restaurant at 87 St James St
in the Kemp Town area of Brighton.
We use fresh, locally sourced ingredients
with imported Thai herbs and spices.

Rated on Trip Advisor and Yelp

 

Starters

All of our starters are hand made
at Sawadee by our own chefs.

1. chicken satay 4.95
grilled chicken skewers served with spicy peanut dip (n)

2. mushroom satay 4.95
grilled button mushroms served with spicy peanut dipping sauce (n)

3. thai tempura 4.95
prawns and vegetables deep fried in a light, crisp batter (g)

4. vegetable tempura 4.95
vegetables deep fried in alight, crisp tempura batter (g)

5. mini veg spring rolls 4.95
hand made vegetables and fine noodles spring rolls (g)

6. thai fish cakes 5.95
home made fish cakes made with red curry spices, lime leaves and finely chopped green beans

8. salt & pepper squid 5.95
lightly seasoned deep fried squid, scattered with toasted garlic flakes, spring onions and chillies (g)

9. sliced grilled beef 7.95
simply grilled and served with a fiery chilli sauce

10. pork & water chestnut dumplings 6.50
hand made steamed pork and water chestnut dumplings (g)

11. crispy sweet and sour noodles 3.95
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rispy sweet and sour noodles (crunchy snack)

13. Crispy seaweed 4.95
deep fried finely shredded greens with cashew nuts (n)

17. king prawns in coconut batter 6.95
king prawns in a light shredded coconut batter, deep fried until golden (g)

18. mixed starters 13.95
chicken satay,
mini spring rolls,
thai fish cakes,
salt & pepper squid,
crispy seaweed
Serves 2
 

18b. prawn crackers 2.65
served with sweet chill dip (g)

20.tom yum soup
hot and tangy
Chicken 6.50
Prawn 6.50
Mushroom
6.50

21. tom kha soup
mild with coconut milk and galangal
Chicken 6.50
Prawn 6.50
Mushroom
6.50

25. papaya salad 6.95
grated green papaya and carrot salad dressed with garlic, chillies, tomatoes, green beans and lemon juice

26. grilled beef salad 6.95
spicy salad of beef with tomatoes and onions with a chilli dressing

27. squid onion & tomato salad 6.50
squid in a spicy salad of tomatoes, onions and coriander

 

Thai Curries

29. red curry
red chillies, galangal, lime leaves and lemon grass, cooked i coconut milk with sliced bamboo and vegetables
Pork 7.95
Chicken 7.95
Beancurd
7.95
Prawns 9.95

30. green curry
green chillies, lime leaves and spices cooked in coconut milk with nam pla and palm sugar, with sliced bamboo and vegetables
Pork 7.95
Chicken 7.95
Beancurd
7.95
Prawns 9.95

32. yellow curry
cumin, coriander and yellow tumeric spices cooked in coconut milk make this a milder curry, with potatoes

Chicken 8.95
Tofu 8.95

33. masaman curry
mild curry made from dry curry spices such as cumin, cinnamon and cardoman, with peanuts and potatoes (n)
Chicken 8.95
Beef
8.95
Beancurd
8.95

34. fruity duck curry 9.95
sliced roasted duck in a fruity red curry with pineapple, tomatoes, sweet basil and kaffir lime leaves in coconut milk

35. duck masaman curry 9.95
roasted duck slices cooked in a rich masaman curry made with cinnamon, peanuts and potatoes (n)

 

Stir Fries

48. chilli and sweet basil:
Pork 6.25
Chicken
6.25
Beef 7.25
 

49. ginger & onion:
Pork 7.25
Chicken
7.25
Beef 8.25

51. gra-tiem (garlic and pepper)
Pork 7.25
Chicken
7.25
Beef 8.25

52. pa-naeng
fragrant spices with coconut milk and basil:

Pork 7.25
Chicken
7.25
Beef 8.25

53. chilli paste and thai herbs:
Pork 7.25
Chicken
7.25
Beef 8.25

54. fruity sweet & sour
made with our home made fruity sweet and sour sauce of fresh tomatoes, pineapple, and onions with rice vinegar and palm sugar:
Pork 7.25
Chicken
7.25

57. gai pad prig-haeng 7.25
chicken with dry red chillis and cashewnuts (n)

 

Duck

59. Ped pahd ga prao 9.95
sliced roasted duck stir fried with onions, red chillies and Thai herbs with green beans

60. Ped pahd pa-naeng 9.95
sliced roasted duck stir fried with dry red curry spices in coconut milk with chillies and Thai herbs

61. ped jeow 9.95
sliced roast duck stir fried in black bean sauce with vegetables

62B. tipsy duck 9.95
sliced roasted duck stir fried in our home-made fruity sweet and sour sauce (onions, pineapple and tomatoes, alm sugar and rice vinegar) and a spash of red wine

 

Vegetables

75. vegetables ga prao 5.95
mixed fresh vegetables stir fried with onions, red chillies and Thai basil

76. broccoli and cashew nuts in oyster sauce 5.95
brocollistir fried with cashewnuts in oyster sauce (n)

77. Ma khuea jeow 5.95
aubergines stir fried in black bean sauce

79. Tao hu khing 6.95
tofu stir fried with ginger and onions

80. tao hu prik haeng 6.95
tofu stir fried with large roasted dry red chillies and peanuts (n)

81. Tao hu jeow 6.95
tofu and Thai herbs stir fried in black bean sauce

82. Tao hu preow wahn 6.95
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ofu stir fried in our fruity sweet and sour sauce of fresh tomatoes, pineapple and onions with palm sugar and rice vinegar

83. Tao hu pa naeng 6.95
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ofu stir fried with dry curry spices and vegetables in a rich coconut milk sauce

 

Fish & Seafood

63. Pla chu chi 9.95
cod fillet stir fried in a fragrant sauce made with delicate pa-naeng pices, red chillis, coconut milk and Thai basil

64. Pla preow wahn 9.95
cod fillet stir fried in juicy sweet and sour sauce of fresh tomatoes, pineapple and onions cooked with palm sugar and rice vinegar

65. Pahd ta-ley 8.95
mixed seafood – prawns, squid and mussels, stir fried with Thai basil, kaffir lime leaves and sliced bamboo

67. Goong pahd hed 8.95
prawns stir fried with buton mushrooms and onions

69. Goong pahd Khing 8.95
prawns stir fried with fresh ginger and onions

70. Goong Gra Tiem 8.95
prawns stir fried with toasted garlic flakes, coriander and white pepper

71. Goong Ga Prao 8.95
prawns stir fried with onions, red chillies and Thai basil with green beans - a daily favourite in Thailand

72. Pa-naeng Goong 9.95
prawns in a rich fragrant sauce made with red curry spices in coconut milk

74. Squid Ga Prao 8.95
squid stir fried with onions, red chillies and Thai basil with green beans

 

Noodles

85. pad thai noodles
rice noodles in tamarind sauce with beansprouts,
spring onion and egg:
Pork
7.95
Chicken
7.95
Tofu
7.95
Prawns 8.95

86. Pad se ew
stir fried flat rice noodles, beaten egg and mixed vegetables in dark soy sauce:
Pork 7.95
Chicken 7.95
Tofu 7.95
Beef 8.95
Prawns 8.95

88. Ba-mi
stir fried egg noodles with vegetables (g)
Pork 6.95
Chicken 6.95
Vegetables 6.95
Beef 6.95

89. egg noodles & vegetables 5.95
egg noodles stir fried with mixed vegetables

90. Ki Mao 4.95
rice noodles stir fried with onions, red chillies and Thai herbs in ga prao style with green beans

 

Rice

91. jasmine rice 2.50

92. coconut rice 3.00

93. sticky rice 3.00

94. egg fried rice 4.95
rice stir fried with egg, peas and sweetcorn

95. stir fried rice with:
Pork 7.95
Chicken 7.95
Beef
8.95
Prawns 8.95

 

Sharing Menus

 

Set A - for 2 people 38.90

STARTERS

- prawn crackers with sweet chilli dip
- chicken satay (with peanut sauce (n))
- Thai tempura (prawns and vegetables in tempura batter (g)

MAIN

- Chicken Masaman Curry (with peanuts and potatoes (n)
- Duck stir fried with onions, chillies and Thai herbs
- stir fry mixed vegetables
- steamed jasmine rice

 

Set B - for 2 people 34.90

STARTERS

- prawn crackers with sweet chilli dip
- chicken satay (with peanut satay sauce)
- vegetable temputa (vegetables deep fried in a light batter)

MAIN

– chicken green curry (with sliced bamboo, coconut milk)
- pork stir fried with red chilles, onions and Thai herbs
- stir fried mixed vegetables
- steamed jasmine rice

 

Set V - for 2 people 30.90

STARTERS

- button mushroom satay (with peanut satay sauce)
- vegetable temputa (vegetables deep fried in a light batter)

MAIN

– tofu red curry (with sliced bamboo, coconut milk)
- tofu sweet & sour
- stir fried mixed vegetables
- steamed jasmine rice

 

Special Set Menu - for 2 people 44.90

STARTERS
- prawn crackers with sweet chill dip
- king prawns in coconut batter (g)
- prawns and vegetables in tempura batter (g)

MAIN

– duck Masaman Curry (with peanuts and potatoes)
- Moo Gra Tiem (pork stir fried with toasted garlic flakes, coriander and white pepper)
- Goong Ga prao (prawns stir fried with onions red chillies and Thai basil)
- stir fried mixed vegetables
- steamed jasmine rice

 

Contains (n) nut (g) gluten. Contains nut and seafood traces.

Please see main menu for allergy advice.