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ESAN THAI RESTAURANT  

                                  Lunch Menu

                                                                          

                                                     

 

                                    Enjoy authentic Thai cuisine including recipes from

                              Northeast Thailand (an area known as  Esan)

 

                    Located in Suite D of  Victoria Towers west of the public library.
                           Our entrance and private parking is off  Lincoln Street (1/2 block N of Kirkwood)

                                             221 East Kirkwood Avenue, Suite D

                                                                                Bloomington, IN 47408
                                                                                      (812) 333-8424(Thai)

                                                                         Reservations are requested for groups of six of more.

                                                                      LUNCH HOURS :

                                                                           Monday - Friday:    11:00 AM - 2:30 PM

                                                                          Saturday and Sunday:   Dinner served all day

                                                     Closed on most Federal Holidays

       Note:  Esan Thai is now open all day Sunday!

Appetizers

1.      Miang Esan 
         Spring rolls stuffed with rice noodles, lettuce, bean sprouts, carrots, cucumbers, mint, green onions,
         cilantro, and your choice of tofu or chicken.  Served with lemon and crushed peanut sauce.
2.     Por Pia Tod.....................................................................................................................................6.50
        Deep fried spring rolls stuffed with vermicelli soy noodles, carrots, cabbage, mushrooms, bean sprouts,
        and your choice of tofu or ground pork/chicken.  Served with sweet and sour sauce.
3.     Thai Shrimp Blanket......................................................................................................................6.50
        Deep fried spring rolls stuffed with chicken and shrimp. Served with plum sauce.
4.     Satay...............................................................................................................................................6.50
        Chicken, beef or pork marinated with satay sauce and grilled on skewers
        Served with a curry and peanut    sauce, and cucumber salad.
5.     Fried Tofu - Deep fried tofu. Served with sweet and sour sauce........................................................6.00
6.     Crispy Wonton................................................................................................................................6.00 
        Deep fried wontons stuffed with marinated ground pork/chicken or veggies.   Served with sweet chili sauce.   
7.     Tod Mun Pla. ...................................spicy-two stars!....................................................................6.50
         Thai fish cake with curry paste, fish ball, and sliced green beans. Deep fried and served
         with cucumber salad.
8.     Grilled Shrimp, Pork, Chicken or Beef.........................................................................................6.50
        Shrimp, pork, chicken, or beef marinated with lemon grass, lime and soy sauce and grilled on skewers.
        Served with a curry and peanut sauce (shrimp served with hot sauce) and cucumber salad.
9.     Esan Thai Samplers......................................................................................................................10.95
        Great combination of appetizers. ( combination of no. 1, 2, 6, and 7 )  

Esan Thai's Lunch Specials

LS1  Som Tum ...(cold salad)..............spicy- 2 & 1/2 stars!..... ..................................................................8.95
        Julienne green papaya tossed with fresh chili, garlic, tomatoes, carrots,  dried shrimp,
        peanuts, palm sugar and lime juice.  
LS2  Larb......(serving temperature varies)..........spicy-2 & 1/2  stars!....................................................10.95
        Minced sirloin, chicken, pork or tofu cooked and tossed with green onions, shallots, roasted
        ground rice, mint, dried chili, cilantro, and lime juice.  Served  with sticky or jasmine rice.
LS3  Num Tok ..............................................spicy-2 & 1/2  stars!............................................................10.95
        Grilled sliced sirloin or pork tossed with roasted ground rice, shallots, onions, mint,
        dried chili, and cilantro.  Served  with sticky or jasmine rice.
LS4  Khai, Mu, or Nua Yang Esan . .........................................................................................................10.95 
         Grilled chicken, pork, or sirloin (marinated with Special Thai sauce), and served with stir-fried vegetable
         Your choice of sticky or jasmine rice.
LS5  Khao Moo Dang ................................................................................................................................9.95
          Marinated pork grilled and served with jasmine rice, cucumber and a special gravy.
LS6  Aey's Esan Noodles.............................Caution-Spicy-three stars!..................................................8.95
          Special Esan Sauce with your choice of coconut chicken or fish,  and served on rice noodles.



 


                       How  spicy you would like your meal :  mild, medium, medium-hot, hot  or  Thai hot?
                                                                                            *          **              ***       ****        *****   
               Please no substitutes of ingredients.  Caution when ordering spicy or trying new dishes - no refunds!


                                  *Beef - add $1, Shrimp - add $1.50   Extra rice:  Sticky-$2.50, Jasmine-$1.50  

    

Noodles

L3   Pad Woonsen....................................................................................................................................................8.95
        Vermicelli noodles stir fried with Napa cabbage, celery, green onions, and your

         choice of chicken, pork, beef, or shrimp*.
L4   Pad Kee Mao ...................................................................................................................................................8.95
       Wide rice noodles stir fried with bell peppers, onions, mushrooms, chili, snow peas, broccoli,
       fresh basil, carrots, garlic sauce, and your choice of tofu, chicken, pork, beef, or shrimp*.
L5   Pad Thai............................................................................................................................................................8.95

       Thin rice noodles stir fried with eggs, bean sprouts, chives, tamarind sauce and your choice of tofu, beef, 
       chicken, pork or shrimp*.  Served with ground peanuts, lime, julienne carrots, and cabbage.     
L6   Pad See Eew ....................................................................................................................................................8.95
       Wide rice noodles stir fried with eggs, broccoli, black sweet sauce, and your choice of tofu, chicken,
        pork, beef, or shrimp*.

Fried Rice

L7   Khao Pad.............................................. Spicy-one star!...............................................................................8.95
       Thai-style fried rice with eggs, onions, tomatoes, green onions, Chinese broccoli, and garlic with your
       choice of tofu, chicken, pork, beef* or shrimp*.
L8   Khao Pad Nham ..................................Spicy-one star!................................................................................8.95
       Thai-style fried rice with minced-sour-pork, eggs, onions and lime juice.
L9   Khao Pad Supparod ..............................Spicy-one star!..............................................................................8.95
       Thai-style fried rice with pineapples, onions, cashew nuts, and sweet pork with your
       choice of chicken,  pork, or shrimp*.

                         How  spicy you would like your meal :  mild, medium, medium-hot, hot  or  Thai hot?
                                                                                            *          **              ***       ****        *****   
               Please no substitutes of ingredients.  Caution when ordering spicy or trying new dishes - no refunds.
 

 

                              *Beef-add $1,  Shrimp - add $1.50   Extra rice:  Sticky-$2.50, Jasmine-$1.50


                      
 

Stir Fried ( Served with Jasmine Rice )

L10  Pad Ka Prow ................................................................Caution-spicy-three stars!.................9.95
        Choice of tofu, chicken, pork, beef*, or shrimp* stir fried with fresh vegetables including
        garlic, onions, carrots, snow peas, chili,  and sweet basil.
L11  Pad Prik ............ .......................................................... Caution-spicy-three stars.................9.95
        Choice of tofu, chicken, pork, beef*, or shrimp* stir fried with mushrooms, onions,
         carrots, snow peas, banana peppers, bamboo shoots, garlic, fresh basil and chili.
L12  Pad Kra Tiam..............................................................spicy-two stars!...................................9.95
        Choice of chicken, pork, or shrimp* stir fried with crushed garlic and peppers.
L13  Pad Pak Ruam Mit ... ................................................spicy-two stars!...................................8.95
        Stir fried mixed vegetables and fresh garlic.
L14  Nua Nam Man Hoi ....................................................spicy-two stars!...................................9.95
        Sliced beef stir fried with mushrooms, snow peas, green onions, onions, and oyster sauce.

              How  spicy you would like your meal :  mild, medium, medium-hot, hot  or  Thai hot?
                                                                                *          **              ***       ****        *****   
   Please no substitutes of ingredients.  Caution when ordering spicy or trying new dishes - no refunds!


                                      *Beef-add $1, Shrimp - add $1.50   Extra rice:  Sticky-$2.50, Jasmine-$1.50  
                                

Curries ( Served with Jasmine Rice )

L15  Kang Kiew Wan..........................................................spicy-2 & 1/2 stars!.............................9.95
        Thai eggplant (seasonal), zucchini, bell peppers, bamboo shoots, and fresh basil cooked
        in coconut milk and green curry paste with your choice of tofu, chicken, beef* , or shrimp*.
L16  Kang Dang ................................................................spicy-2 & 1/2 stars!..............................9.95
        Squash (seasonal), zucchini, green beans, bamboo shoots, and fresh basil cooked
         in coconut milk and red curry paste with your choice of tofu, chicken, beef* , or shrimp*.
L17 Kang Luang................................................................spicy-2 & 1/2 stars!..............................9.95
        Potatoes, yams, carrots and onions cooked with yellow curry paste and coconut
        milk with your choice of tofu, chicken, beef*, or shrimp*.
L18 Pa Nang ...... ..............................................................spicy-2 & 1/2 stars!..............................9.95
       Choice of tofu, chicken, beef*, or shrimp* sauteed in coconut milk, roasted cumin,
        coriander, onions and topped with kaffir lime leaves.

                         How  spicy you would like your meal :  mild, medium, medium-hot, hot  or  Thai hot?
                                                                                            *          **              ***       ****        *****   
    Please no substitutes of ingredients.  Caution when ordering spicy or trying new dishes - no refunds!


                                    *Beef-add $1, Shrimp - add $1.50   Extra rice:  Sticky-$2.50, Jasmine-$1.50              
                    

Soups (large bowl only)

L19 Tom Yum......................................................................spicy-two stars!....................................8.95      
        Hot and sour soup with mushrooms, lemon grass, kaffir lime leaf, galanga, onion, celery,
       cilantro, roasted chili, and lime juice with a choice of soft tofu, chicken, or shrimp*.
L20 Tom Kha......................................................................spicy-two stars!.................................... 8.95
       Coconut milk soup with mushrooms,  galanga, onion, cilantro, and roasted chili
       with a  choice of soft  tofu, chicken, or shrimp*.  
L21  Kuay Teaw ....... .......................................................spicy-two stars!......................................8.95
        Rice noodles, bean sprouts, green onions, fried garlic, and Thai seasonings with your
        choice of chicken, pork, beef* or shrimp*.

L22  Suki Nam...................................................................spicy-two stars!.....................................8.95
         Vermicelli noodles, mixed vegetables and red tofu sauce with your choice of

          chicken, pork, beef* or shrimp*.

                               *Beef-add $1, Shrimp - add $1.50   Extra rice:  Sticky-$2.50, Jasmine-$1.50

                Caution:  No meals recommended for peanut of fish allergic diners.

Beverages (No Refills)

Thai  Ice Tea   -  Sweet Thai ice tea topped with half-and-half....................................... 2.95
Thai Ice Coffee  - Sweet Thai ice coffee topped with half-and-half.................................2.95
Hot Colombian Coffee  ......................................................................................................1.75
Hot Jasmine Tea or Hot Green Tea .................................................................................1.75
Unsweetened Iced Tea ......................................................................................................1.75
Bottled Water ....................................................................................................................1.75
Soft Drinks  -  Coke, Diet Coke,  or Sprite served in glass with ice...............................1.75
Lemonade...........................................................................................................................1.75
Milk(2%)............................................................................................................................1.75
Thai Beer - Choice of Singha Lager Beer or Chang Beer  (both 11.2 oz Bottles) ........4.95

Leinenkugel Premium Lager Beer - (12 oz Bottle) .........................................................3.80

Miller Genuine Draft Beer - (12 oz Bottle) .....................................................................2.95

 

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Desserts

Crispy Banana - Deep fried sliced banana wrapped with rice paper and served with ice-cream or honey...5.00
Sliced Mango with Sweet Coconut Milk and Sticky Rice ( seasonal ) ...........................................................6.00
Durian with Coconut Milk and Sticky Rice......................................................................................................6.00
Vanilla Ice Cream .............................................................................................................................................3.00
Vanilla Ice Cream with Sticky Rice..................................................................................................................4.50  
Tapioca Pearl with Young Coconut Meat  .......................................................................................................4.50




Gift Certificates:      Esan Thai Restaurant gift certificates are available for purchase in various denominations.
Catering:      If you are having a business meeting or party and want to offer something other than sandwiches
                      or pizza, please inquire about our delicious Thai party trays.
Thank you:  The Esan Thai Restaurant thanks you for coming and experiencing our Authentic Thai meals
                      cooked while you wait with our exotic spices and the freshest ingredients possible.   

             
                                 

                                                     Service fee of 15% charged for groups of 6 or more.