One of My Favorite Dishes at Thai Square

On my way home from work the other night, I had a huge craving for Thai food, which happens to be one of my favorite cuisines. So my husband and I decided to go to one of our usual places, Thai Square in Arlington. There’s one dish here that I must always get, the crispy squid! It had been a while since we’ve visited Thai Square, but I was already drooling in anticipation of my dinner. When the waitress placed my entree in front of me, I was greeted by…

Chicken Pad Thai

One of my favorite dishes is Pad Thai; whenever I go to a Thai restaurant and am at a lost for what to order, I will get Pad Thai. I feel like I can’t go wrong with this dish. So I attempted to make it myself at home. I thought this would be a pretty easy dish, I mean come on, it’s just stir fried noodles right? So while researching some authentic Pad Thai ingredients, I never realized how much went into it. The sauce itself can be made before…

Indulging in My Favorite Cuisine at Duangrat’s Thai Restaurant

My husband and I wanted to go out celebrating last night, and I got to pick. Without a doubt, I chose a Thai place. If you haven’t already guessed, I love Thai food and we decided to go to Duangrat’s, on Rt. 7 near Bailey’s Crossroads. We’ve been going here since we moved into the area about 4 years ago. I can always count on consistency and getting a great  meal. We started of the meal with the salt and pepper fried calamari. They do a great job with the…

Family Food Adventure at Thai X-ing

For this month’s edition of Family Food Adventure (FFA), we all got the chance to taste amazing Thai cuisine at Thai X-ing in DC. A co-worker told me about this place; he’s as passionate about food as I am, so I had to try it out when he came back and gave them outstanding reviews. The restaurant itself is in the basement of the chef’s house and since space is limited, you should call ahead to get reservations. We were a larger party, so it took about 2 weeks to get our reservations. You just call…