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Nicky's Thai Kitchen

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
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APPETIZERS
6
Fresh Spring Rolls
thin noodles, fried tofu, lettuce, carrot, basil leaves wrapped with rice paper, served with brown sauce, crushed peanuts.
6
Crispy Egg Rolls
five light and crispy rolls, carrots, vermicelli, and cabbage, served with our homemade pineapple sauce.
6.5
Samosa
lightly fried pastry stuffed with potatoes. carrot, green pea and served with cucumber sauce.
7.5
Crispy Tofu Peanut
deep fried crispy fresh tofu chunks in sweet rich thai peanut sauce served on a bed of leaf spinach.
7.5
Spring Roll Delux
a pair of spring rolls and egg rolls served with two dipping sauces.
6.5
Crab Rangoon
crispy wonton, crab meat, cream cheese, green onion, served with homemade pineapple sauce.
7.95
Chicken Satay
marinated chicken on skewers grilled and served with peanut sauce. (your choice of Chicken, Pork or Beef)
7.95
Steamed Dumplings
thai-style dumpling pork served with sweet and sour black soy sauce.
7.5
Shrimp Thai Toasts
marinated ground shrimp, cilantro, onion, garlic, deep fried with egg, served with cucumber sauce.
7.5
Shrimp Cakes
Marinated ground shrimp, red curry, lime leaves, fried and served with cucumber sauce
SOUPS
soups contain your choice of either vegetable, chicken, tofu, vegetables, pork, fish or shrimp. (add $1.00 for fish or shrimp option and add $2.50 Seafood Option
4.5
Tom Yum Soup
delicious lemongrass and kaffir lime broth garnished with fresh mushrooms, tomatoes and cilantro.
4.5
Tom Kha Soup
a rich soup made with coconut milk and sweet tamarind, flavored with galango root and lemon grass, garnished with fresh mushrooms, scallions and cilantro.
4.5
Wonton Soup
pork wontons in flavorful garlic broth. no choice of meat
NOODLE SOUPS
Entrée Sized Thai Noodle Soups
10
Chicken Noodle Soup
chicken in a broth flavored with anise, garnished with fresh bean sprouts, scallions, cilantro and roasted garlic.
10
Beef Noodle Soup
tender beef stewed in a broth flavored with anise, garnished with fresh bean sprouts, scallions, cilantro and roasted garlic.
12
Roast Duck Noodle Soup
tender roast duck in a broth flavored with anise, garnished with fresh bean sprouts, scallions, cilantro and roasted garlic.
SALADS
8.5
Vegan Salad
Rasins, cranberries, almonds, walnuts, mangos, cucumber, red onion, cherry tomatoes, lettuce, pineapple, with a sweet pineapple sauce
8.5
Grilled Chicken Peanut Salad
a marinated chicken breast grilled then tossed with fresh greens in our house dressing topped with our delicious peanut sauce.
9.5
Grilled Mint Beef Salad
grilled beef sliced thin tossed with fresh lime, mint, cilantro, scallions, tomatoes, cucumbers and roasted thai chili served over a bed of crisp greens.
9.5
Mango Salad
Your Choice of either grilled chicken or crispy tofu in a spicy lime chili sauce with fresh mango, cucumber, roma tomatoes, onions and carrots
ENTREES
entrees are served with either the soup of the day or the house salad with sweet pinapple dressing. Lunch Entrees are made with your choice of either Chicken, Pork, Vegetables, Tofu, Beef, Shrimp or Seafood (Beef $9.50, Shrimp $10.50 and Mixed Seafood $13.95)
8.95
Basil
your choice of meat, stir-fried with garlic, eggplant, bell peppers, onions, bamboo slices, green beans and spicy basil sauce.
8.95
Cashew
your choice of meat, stir-fried with garlic, onions, carrots, bell peppers, broccoli, and cashews in a mild sweet chili sauce.
8.95
Ginger
your choice of meat, stir-fried with garlic, yellow onions, bell peppers, green onions, fresh mushrooms in a spicy ginger sauce.
9.5
Beef Pad Phet (spicy)
this famous spicy dish is with garlic, bell pepper, green beans, onion, thai basil with chili sauce. (meat substitutions extra).
8.95
Sweet And Sour
your choice of meat stir-fried with garlic, yellow onions, tomatoes, carrot, pineapples chunk, bell peppers, green onion, tomato, cucumbers in sweet and sour sauce.
8.95
Spicy Green Bean
your choice of meat stir-fried with garlic, fresh green beans and bell pepper in a spicy red chili sauce.
8.95
Garlic
your choice of meat stir-fried with garlic on steamed mixed vegetables topped with garlic brown sauce.
CURRIES
lunch curries are served with either the soup of the day or the house salad with sweet pinapple dressing. curries contain your choice of either vegetable, chicken, tofu, pork, beef, shrimp or seafood. curries are $9.50 for beef, $10.50 for shrimp or $13.95 for the mixed seafood option.
8.95
Red Curry
your choice of meat mixed with bamboo slice, bell pepper, egg plant, carrot green peas, basil leaves in coconut milk red curry paste.
8.95
Green Curry
your choice of meat mixed with, egg plant, basil leaves, broccoli, bell peppers, green peas, carrot, green beans, coconut milk and green curry paste.
8.95
Wild Curry
your choice of meat mixed with bamboo slices, bell peppers, egg plant, green beans, fresh mushrooms, basil leaves, mixed thai herbs and wild curry. without coconut milk.
8.95
Panang Curry
your choice of meat mixed with bell pepper kaffir lime leaves, broccoli, coconut milk and panang curry paste.
8.95
Pineapple Curry
your choice of meat mixed with pineapple chunks, peas, carrots, coconut milk and red curry paste.
8.95
Massaman Curry
your choice of meat mixed with potatoes, peanut butter and put peanut on the top coconut milk, massaman curry paste.
8.95
Pumpkin Curry
your choice of meat mixed with steamed asian pumpkin, coconut milk and red curry paste.
RICE DISHES
lunch rice dishes are served with either the soup of the day or the house salad with sweet pinapple dressing. rice dishes contain your choice of either vegetable, chicken, tofu, pork, beef, shrimp or seafood. rice dishes are 9.50 for beef, 10.50 for shrimp or $13.95 for the mixed seafood option.
8.95
Thai Style Fried Rice
stir-fried garlic with egg, steamed jasmine rice, green peas, carrots, onions and your choice of meat.
8.95
Spicy Basil Fried Rice
stir-fried garlic with egg, steamed jasmine rice, jalapeno, bell pepper, basil leave and you choice of meat.
8.95
Pineapple Fried Rice
fried rice made with your choice of meat, cashews pineapple, raisins and roasted garlic served in a pineapple sauce.
NOODLE DISHES
lunch noodle dishes are served with either the soup of the day or the house salad with sweet pineapple dressing. Noodle Dishes contain your choice of either vegetable, chicken, tofu, pork, beef, shrimp or seafood. Noodle Dishes are $9.50 for Beef, $10.50 for Shrimp or $13.95 for the Mixed Seafood Option.
8.95
Phad Thai
our signature item. stir fried rice noodles with your choice of meat garnished with fresh bean sprouts, scallions and crushed roasted peanuts.
8.95
Phad See Eaw
fat rice noodles stir fried with broccoli with a sweet dark soy sauce with your choice of meat.
8.95
Spicy Noodle
wide rice noodles stir-fried egg with your choice of meat and napa cabbage in a spicy basil sauce.
CHEF SPECIALS
lunch chef specials are served with either the soup of the day or the house salad with sweet pinapple dressing.
12.95
Jalapeno Squid
Squid stir fried with jalapenos, and onions in a garlic brown sauce.
12.95
Pad Cha Combo
Beef, Pork, Shrimp and Chicken stir fried in a spicy chili sauce
9.5
Teriyaki Chicken
marinated grilled chicken over steamed mixed vegetables, topped with homemade teriyaki sauce.
11.95
Shrimp Red Chili
stir-fried shrimp in a sweet and spicy chili sauce with onions, fresh mushrooms, bell pepper, green onion.
10.5
Chicken Black
marinated chicken breast in garlic and rum sauteed with shitake mushrooms and ginger in homemade brown sauce.
10.5
Garprow Pork Lad Kao
stir- fried garlic with ground pork, bell pepper, bamboo shoot, egg star topped on jasmine rice and spicy basil sauce.
10.5
Garprow Chicken Lad Kao
stir- fried garlic with ground chicken, bell pepper, bamboo shoot, egg star topped on jasmine rice and spicy basil sauce.
11.95
Mango Tilapia
Deep fried tilapia on top of a bed of fresh steamed vegetables covered in sliced mango and a sweet chili sauce
11.95
Vegan Duck Curry
Vegan Red Curry with Vegan Duck, pineapple, peas, carrots, tomato and scallions topped with cashew nuts
9.5
Tofu Tamarind
deep fried tofu, over steam mix vegetable topped with tamarind sauce.
SIDES
2.95
Brown Rice
2.95
Plain Sticky Rice
2.95
Steamed Jasmine Rice
3.5
Steamed Noodles
5
Steamed Mixed Vegetables
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Asian, Thai
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service
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Reviewed today via mobile

Pre show dinner with daughter, hubby and a friend. Shared the appetizer combo platter which was hot and delicious. Great way to try new foods. I ordered the Thai Chicken fried rice. Really big portion. Couldn’t eat it all. They kept the spice down for...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank DebbieH621
Reviewed 6 days ago

Nicky's Thai Kitchen just doubled their dining room space with good reason - it's a very popular restaurant in the heart of Downtown's Cultural District. The menu will be familiar to anyone who frequently eats Thai food, but the room and tableware is decorous and...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank GALA_Flyer
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been going to Nicky's Thai for lunch for many years. It is always crowded and sometimes service was slow, but the food was great and we always left happy. Today we went for lunch and our lunch never arrived. We asked our waiter...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Toby0530
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Looking at positive reviews and loving good Thai food, my husband and I just returned to our hotel after eating here very disappointed. Dumplings ordered for appetizer finally appeared cold. Waiter said sorry. Chef special Crispy Duck entree was anything but crispy and the requested...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank suthna
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nicky's came highly recommended, so we were expecting a lot. With that mindset going in, maybe our being underwhelmed wasn't entirely the restaurant's fault. Nonetheless, we were, and some of it was the restaurant's fault. We'll start with the good: The place itself is very...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank David D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We all ordered our food at medium spice, a number 3 was hotter than normal. We did like our meals but drank a lot of water. They did serve alcohol. The ambiance was nice.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank cayugasheila
Reviewed June 8, 2019

I was visiting Pittsburgh on business and had three nights to myself for dinner. I ordered takeaway from Nicky's Thai all three nights. I tried three different entrees, loved them all. The staff were great. Dinner was ready for pickup when they said it would...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Maria S
Reviewed June 6, 2019 via mobile

I went there with some friends and when we sat we already had our menus on the table, waitresses welcome us and they were nice. When we ordered, no problem but afterwards.... I don't know what happened... There mood changed. They didn't care who ordered...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank sduranlo
Reviewed June 5, 2019 via mobile

Our visit to Nicky’s Thai Kitchen was on Wednesday, June 5, 2019 around 6PM. We selected Nicky’s since we do not usually have a chance to eat Thai cuisine and the walk from the hotel was not far. Our order included Thai Chicken Salad (4...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Jpamr5
Reviewed June 3, 2019 via mobile

If I was just rating the food this Thai restaurant would get 4 stars as the food is very tasty and authentic Thai. But sadly it is let down on two fronts. The staff and portion sizes. Firstly on a lazy Sunday afternoon when there...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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