Tong Thai is an award-winning establishment located at the JW Marriot Marquis Dubai, where you can expect top-quality Thai food with a contemporary flourish. The location is superb too, so you can get your fix of delicious food without any hassle.
The restaurant has been around for ages in Business Bay, and with good reason, as it is very good – many patrons have been coming for years and keep coming back. The braised beef rib massaman nua curry is one of the highlights of the menu – with soft buttery meat melting into a zingy peanut sauce. The menu boasts plenty of unique regional delicacies from street food staples to homely classics and internationally-know dishes.
The well-presented menu also boasts other delicious curries such as gang kiew wan gai and green chicken, as well as a smashing lineup of vibrant salads, stir fries, soups and more. Shellfish often take centre-stage at this moreish restaurant. Every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, the restaurant hosts lobster central feasting menus for a superb culinary experience – there will be wok friend tom yum Atlantic lobster, crispy lobster with red chilli paste, and one in a fresh mango and Thai basil Penang curry.
Tong Thai is headed by an all-female service team from Thailand and is all about the customer experience, the restaurant is big on hospitality and celebrating the food. Every Wednesday, patrons are treated to a traditional Thai performance with their meal or for more party-forward punters, Thursday see DJ Cadence get the vibes flowing with a brilliant set.
The interior is moody and chic with low lighting and black décor setting the scene for a luxurious night of Thai food feasting. The only light coming from the low-hanging red lanterns and the vibrancy of the food makes this feel like a light-sensory experience too.