Chabaa Thai Wants To Know If You Can Take the Heat

For the fifth year in a row Chabaa Thai in Manayunk is hosting its Spicy Contest. The winner of which will walk away with a cash prize of $500 and another $500 going to the winner’s chosen charity. The Qualification Round runs from January 23rd to February 29th with participants attempting to eat an entire soup or salad plus an entree from the special contest menu.

The top ten will be announced on March 1st and will compete on March 13th in the finals.

Spicy Contest Qualification Menu

À la Carte or Prix Fixe ($20.00)
(prix fixe option includes soup or salad, your choice of entrée, dessert and Thai iced tea)

Soup & Salad

Tom Yum Soup (Spicy Lemongrass Soup) 5
Choice of Chicken or Shrimp
lemongrass, kaffir lime leaves, chili peppers and fresh & straw mushrooms in a hot and sour broth

Num Tok (Spicy Beef Salad) 9
sliced London broil beef, roasted rice powder, chili and bell peppers tossed in a lime dressing & served with sliced cucumber and tomato


Basil Fried Rice 12
Choice of Chicken, Beef, Vegetables or Shrimp
Jasmine rice stir-fried with basil, chili, sweet onions, bell peppers and baby corn

Crazy Noodles 12
Choice of Chicken, Beef, Vegetables, or Shrimp
stir-fried wide rice noodles with egg, bell peppers, baby corn, basil and broccoli


Kanom Touy 5
tapioca flour, palm sugar and coconut milk served in an individual saucer topped with toasted sesame seeds

Spicy Contest [Chabaa Thai]