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Thai One On - Thai Patio

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Of all the restaurants in Thai Town, Thai Patio had to fill the biggest shoes. After Palms Thai took their Elvis and moved west down Hollywood Blvd. last year, Thai Patio redecorated and moved in. You can still hear music every night as you eat, and there's still an ever-changing policy with the parking, currently you have to pay a few bucks.

The food is good, the menu is large, and the mood is mellow. They were smart to keep the basic set up of the old Palms Thai and the wide selection. Likewise they were were wise to slow the pace down and not subtlety act like you're just one of a ton of people who are going to walk through the doors.

After the jump, Tom Kha soup, short ribs, and frog legs...