The popular Thai dish is known as pad thai, or pad thai, which is a stir-fried rice noodle dish that’s commonly eaten throughout Thailand. It’s made with flat rice noodles stir-fried with eggs and chopped firm tofu, and is flavored with tamarind pulp, fish sauce, dried shrimp, garlic or shallots, red chili pepper, and palm sugar, and served with lime wedges and often chopped roasted peanuts.
Pad thai is the most famous of all the Thai noodle dishes and is one of the most popular dishes in Thai cuisine. It may have been brought to Thailand by Chinese traders that settled in Ayutthaya in the 16th century and influenced traditional Thai cuisine. Today it can be found at most restaurants in Thailand.
Thai dishes are known for being healthy because they are made of fresh ingredients that add flavor without adding large amounts of calories. But there are some foods that you should watch out for if you’re trying to eat healthily or lose weight.
Central Thai food is heavily influenced by Chinese and European cuisine. This has resulted in unique dishes such as stir-fried meats with sauces like oyster sauce or soy sauce which have been absorbed into Thai cooking. Central Thailand is famous for spicy foods such as tom yam goong (hot and sour prawn soup) and gaeng som (sour curry). The region is also known for its sweets and desserts such as sangkhaya (coconut custard) made with coconut milk and eggs in a small pumpkin) and Khanom mo kaeng (sweet egg custard).