Cinnamon Lakeside’s popular Royal Thai restaurant will recreate a slice of Thailand right here in Colombo, with the launch of the Thai Food Festival from 4th-13thSeptember. Showcasing exotic Thai cuisines from the different regions of the country and entertainment to enthrall with cultural dancers especially flown in for the occasion, this is one event that should not be missed by Thai food lovers or foodies.

The festival will be held at the Royal Thai restaurant with an outdoor seating section on the Terrace,and will give patrons an opportunity to savor the ultimate Thai food experience from 7.00 p.m- 11.00 p.m at just Rs.3,500 (nett).The lavish feast will feature popular signature dishes from the Royal Thai menu, along with a host of new additions, paying tribute to Thailand’s rich culinary heritage.

The buffet consists of salads, starters, soups and mains along with a steam corner and an action station; covering all areas of a typical Thai meal; which includesrice, fish, soup, salad, spicy vegetables; along with one(or two) dishes of pork, chicken or beef.

From the salad section, one can expect the tangy fish with lime, chilli and garlic dressing, beef salad with raw red rice, Thai chicken salad, green onion and chilli shrimp, and papaya and peanut salad among others.

Starters include som tom spring rolls, Thai fish cake with sweet chilli (a popular favourite at Royal Thai), chicken lemon leaves lollypop, beef satay with sweet sauce, fish satay with chilli, and corn fritters with sweet peanut sauce.

One of the most appreciated and popular Thai dishes, the seafood tom yum will also make an appearance here, made to an authentic recipe shared by Cinnamon Lakeside’s Thai chef. Also on the soup list are spicy chicken and coconut soup and nam sai vegetable soup.