We are feeling quite settled in here in Chapel Hill. A sure sign of this is that we have found a group of friends to institute New Restaurant Tuesdays (NRT) with. We started in February by trying Thai Cafe in Durham.
Thai Cafe is located in a strip mall and the interior décor is basic but clean and comfortable. The menu has a variety of Thai dishes with a few options for price points. Several of us started with the Thai iced tea which was sweet and satisfying! We tried a couple of appetizers, the Chicken Satay and the Pot Stickers, to start. Satay is not one of my favorite dishes but this was a very good version with a rich, creamy peanut sauce. The chicken was tasty and not too dry (which is typically my complaint with this dish). The pot stickers were delicious! The red sauce that they were served with was spicy and flavorful. Continue reading