About Palm Sugar Thai Cuisine

Stunning Thai cuisine, a charming setting and excellent customer service all come together to make Palm Sugar Thai Cuisine on Bridge Road one of Richmond’s most talked-about Southeast Asian restaurants. Vegetarians, meat lovers and fish fanatics all coexist peacefully at this authentic Melbourne Thai restaurant, and even dessert lovers can get in on the action here – their coconut ice cream sundae is simply divine! Book for an amazing dinner just across from Richmond Town Hall.

Opening Times

Open today - Opens at 5:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm


Palm Sugar Thai Cuisine
282 Bridge Road, Richmond
Melbourne 3121

Menu Highlights



Crispy Chicken Ribs (3)

Crispy marinated chicken ribs with Thai herbs served with spicy chilli mayo.

Crispy Soft Shell Crab

Crispy soft shell crab with spicy chilli mayo.

Prawns in The Raincoat

Crispy Tiger prawns coated in breadcrumb served with sweet chilli sauce& peanuts.


Panang Curry with Beef

Creamy red Panang curry, chilies, green bean, Kaffir lime leaf.

Pla Rad Prik

Crispy Barramundi fillet topped with medium red curry

Red Curry with Chicken

Medium spicy red curry, chilies, zucchini, pineapple, Thai basil


Pad Thai with Chicken (N)

Traditional Thai noodle with sweet turnip, egg, bean curd, bean sprouts, garlic chives & ground peanut in special tamarind sauce

Drunken Noodle with Prawns

Spicy flat rice noodle stir fried with green pepper corn and baby corn. Finish with chili and basil

Pad Se Ew with Veggie & Tofu

Wok tossed rice noodle with dark soy sauce, egg and vegetables

Main Menu

Dinner Menu - 1


Dinner Menu - 2


More about Palm Sugar Thai Cuisine, Richmond

A restaurant that really values its customers, Palm Sugar Thai Cuisine has local food lovers coming back again and again. This beautiful restaurant features a calm, peaceful setting with gorgeous light fixtures, art and Southeast Asian decoration throughout. Ideal for a romantic evening for two as well as a dinner with friends or family, Melbourne’s Palm Sugar is perfect for any occasion. Plus, with opening hours for dinner every day of the week, you’ll have plenty of opportunities to stop by for a fantastic Thai feast.

Chef’s specials here at Palm Sugar Thai on Bridge Road include the Siam Ocean, a combination of seafood cooked in a special sauce of lemongrass, galangal and kaffir lime leaf, and the pla sam rod, crispy barramundi with cashew nuts and a zesty sauce. Other favourite dishes include the roasted duck curry, the massaman chunky beef and of course, the always-popular pad thai with your choice of vegetables, chicken or prawns. Palm Sugar also offers an array of different desserts, so make sure to ask your server about what’s available during your visit at this restaurant in Melbourne’s Richmond.

12 Palm Sugar Thai Cuisine Reviews

12 Reviews
Noise levels:Pleasant
Waiting time:Exceptionally good
Value for money:Good value
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Prodos M.4 months ago · 2 reviews

Lovely food. Friendly and thoughtful staff. Went with my wife for Valentine's Day dinner. Enjoyed it thoroughly. More than happy to recommend Palm Sugar, Bridge Road, Richmond.

Ian H.6 months ago · 1 review

A real gem in the heart of Bridge Road Richmond with a hint of Royal Thai cuisine, make sure you try entrees particularly the famous five and super six

Erin D.8 months ago · 1 review

Good gf menu. Go here. BYO wine. Enjoy satay sticks. Elephant rhino giraffe squirrel lemming quoll bilby wombat blue tongue lizard. Best Thai food ever.

Peter G.a year ago · 1 review

Lovely Royal thai food. Not too heavy. Great service. We all enjoyed the dinner. Have been coming here for years. The price was very reasonable. Fed 3 of us with a bottle of wine for $107.

Lynne S.a year ago · 1 review

Fantastic flavours, generous serves, nice quite venue and can easily talk at the table. We will definitely return. A little slow with desserts after ordering.

Jennie P.6 months ago · 1 review

Good food, plenty of it , excellent service, quiet environment and meal was not costly. Only negative was having to leave by 10pm. Thank You!

Melissa H.a year ago · 2 reviews

Great menu and value and satisfactory service. Recommended for groups. The place has poor air conditioning so its a little hard on a warm day.

Anne K.a year ago · 1 review

Palm Sugar is a great little restaurant, fabulous menu, well priced, like very staff, great menu, easy location! What's not to love? Try the barramundi!

Ashley M.a month ago · 1 review

Staff were nice and food was very good. Not sure they were ready to have 5 bottles of wine for byo and provide ice etc

Ben P.10 months ago · 2 reviews

Great service and price. Really enjoyed the panang curry. Some of the starters seemed a little too artificial with the chicken satay a little dry.