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Cafe' Equator


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Asian, Thai
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner
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Equator Golden Roll
ground shrimp, onion carrots and glass noodle fried to a golden brown, served with plum sauce
Spicy Beef Roll
ground beef, water chestnuts, potatoes, white onions and glass noodles fried to a golden brown, served with cucumber sauce
Equator Vegetable Roll (steamed Or Fried)
sauteed glass noodles, cabbage, celery, onions, carrots, wrapped in rice paper served with plum sauce
Summer Roll
crab sticks, noodles, fresh romaine lettuce, carrots, fresh cucumbers, mint, cilantro wrapped in rice paper served with peanut sauce
Blanket Shrimp
fried large shrimp wrapped in rice paper with assorted vegetables, served with plum sauce
(12oz. Cup) $4.99
Tom Yum Koong
spicy shrimp lemongrass soup with fresh mushrooms, tomatoes, cilantro, flavored with a splash of lime juice and chilis
(12oz. Cup) $4.99
Coconut Soup (tom Kar Gai)
chicken coconut soup with golden mushrooms flavored with lemongrass, galangal and cilantro
(12oz. Cup) $4.99
Thai Wonton Soup
shrimp wonton, scallions and spinach in light and clear broth
(12oz. Cup) $4.99
Glass Noodle Soup (woon Zen Soup)
glass noodles with crab stick, shitake mushrooms and scallions in light and clear broth
(24oz. Bowl) $12.99
Po Tak Soup (thai Authentic)
combination seafood (shrimp, calamari, tilapia), mushroom, lemongrass in spicy and sour broth
House Salad
crispy romaine lettuce and assorted fresh vegetables (plum dressing)
Mint Leaf Beef Salad
slices of beef with onions in a zippy lime juice-based dressing
Lemongrass Calamari Salad
sliced of calamari flavored with finely chopped lemongrass in spicy lime juice dressing
Oriental Salad With Tofu
broccoli, squash, shitake mushroom, carrots, fried tofu in a vinagrette sauce
Larb Gai
thai spicy ground chicken, red onions, green onions and cilantro
Shrimp $13.99
Chicken $11.99
Pad Thai
rice noodles sauteed with bean sprouts, green onions and egg in a sweet & sour tamarind
Shrimp $13.99
Chicken $11.99
Crunchy Pad Thai
crispy fried egg noodle sauteed bean sprouts, green onions and egg in a sweet & sour tamarind
Seafood Padthai
shrimp, calamari, scallops
Shrimp $13.99
Chicken $11.99
Pad Woon Zen
clear noodles sauteed with bean sprouts, shitake mushrooms, onions and squash
Shrimp $13.99
Chicken $11.99
Pad Kee Mow (drunken Noodle)
flat noodles sauteed with onions, squash and bell pepper in spicy garlic & basil sauce
Grilled Pork
grilled pork bangkok style served with sautéed eggplant, mushroom and onions
Beef Or Pork $14.99
Chicken $13.99
Something In The Jungle
aromatic spices of thailand sauteed with your choice of beef or chicken, eggplants, young peper corn, bamboo shoots
Andaman Hunter
sauteed spicy assortted seafood (shimp, scallop, calamari) with squash, green beans, bell pepper and sweet basil, topped with fried tilapia
Pad Ped Pork
sauteed slices of pork with fresh pepper, tomatoes, eggplant
Fresh Calamari $13.99
Fried Calamari $14.99
Pad Shaa Calamari
sauteed calamari with bamboo, fresh garlic and thai chili, kafir lime leaf and basil in spicy sweet basil sauce
Shrimp $15.99
Pork Or Beef $14.99
Chicken $13.99
Authentic Thai Red Curry
prepare thai style (more soupy, less creamy but more flavor-intense herbs version). a red coconut curry sauce with sauteed basil, pepper, bamboo shoots and carrots
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All reviews lunch thai food eggplant rice soup the wait staff new orleans presentation
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Reviewed January 7, 2019

The waitress forgot my appetizer and was not apologetic for that. And as it take a while to cook it, it would have been to late for me to catch up with my friend. Then she brought the entree while my friend has barely started...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank grich82
Reviewed November 11, 2018

Cafe Equator is a nice date venue. The wait staff is polite, the menu has unique food items that are reminiscent of meals in Thailand, but with a New Orleans twist. The lighting is dim, and the decor is simple and tasteful.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank lbacques
Reviewed September 24, 2018

Had the eggplant and shrimp dish. It was marked, “medium spicy.” Turned out to be “Not Spciy at all.” Disappointing. In addition, the service seemed to have a, “get ‘em in, get ‘em out,” attitude. The check came (no question as how to charge it,...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 1Bubba2015
Reviewed July 8, 2018

I have always passed by the restaurant but never went in and since I was in the mood for Thai food I checked it out. The service was quick, they have an extensive lunch menu, a special menu for vegetarian options, and overall the food...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank 0504Traveller
Reviewed December 21, 2017

A great place for lunch...I usually get the Basil Chicken lunch! It is perfectly seasoned, the presentation is nice, and the value is excellent. The service is suprisingly good considering they are have a large repeating clientel! I also hear the pork chops are the...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Vickie F
Reviewed November 10, 2017

Tried this restaurant few times, food was really good, visited 3-4 times, opportunity for improvement. parking is an issue

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Johnson I
Reviewed October 7, 2017

Tucked behind a shopping mall this restaurant is a little difficult to find. However, once you find it you will get some very good Thai food. The decor has a wood theme and the wait staff is attentive. This place is worth the search to...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Peripatetic_Engineer
Reviewed October 2, 2017

First off the food was rather good however this was out weighted by other factors. One dish we ordered claimed to have chicken in it. There was a very small amount of chicken and many noodles. What will keep us away was the condition of...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Ron B
Reviewed May 29, 2017

All the dishes we tried were good and prices are reasonable. However, the service was poor. As we were leaving, my wife had asked for an ice water to go and the waitress had brought it without a straw. So my wife asked for a...More

Date of visit: May 2017
1  Thank Vince P
Reviewed April 14, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I's favorite Thai place in the area. Fair prices, delicious food and good service. If you're in the area and need some yummy Thai, try Cafe Equator.

Date of visit: April 2017
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