Jasmine Rice Thai Cuisine, Gretna, LA Report #241

I was in the mood for Thai food tonight.  I live on the Westbank of New Orleans, and didn’t feel like crossing the river.  My favorite Thai place on the Westbank is Banana Blossom, but I felt like trying a different place.  There’s a place called “A Taste Of Thailand” that I’ve been hearing good… Continue reading Jasmine Rice Thai Cuisine, Gretna, LA Report #241

Sukho Thai, New Orleans, LA Report #130

  Sukhothai means either “Dawn of Happiness”, or “Dawn of the Kingdom of Thailand”, as Sukhothai was the first free Thai city, founded in 1238 A.D., after two Thai chieftans liberated the city from the Khumer rule.  Sukhothai thus became the seat of the first Siamese Kingdom, and the center point of an era of… Continue reading Sukho Thai, New Orleans, LA Report #130

Banana Blossom Thai Cafe’, Gretna, LA Report #12

I love this place.  I’ve never had a bad dish here.  As you can see the sign over the restaurant just says “Thai”, so don’t look for a sign saying “Banana Blossom”.  It’s actually kind of hard to find.  If you can find the Winn Dixie supermarket at the intersection of Belle Chasse Hwy and… Continue reading Banana Blossom Thai Cafe’, Gretna, LA Report #12