Rain Thai & Sushi is a hidden treasure where you can enjoy some of Atlanta’s most delicious sushi and Thai cuisine that is always made with the freshest ingredients. Rain is conveniently located on Cheshire Bridge Road in Atlanta next to the artsy Tara Theater, a Publix, and is just minutes from both Midtown and Buckhead. Perfect for celebrations, lunch meetings with the boss, or just about any other occasion, this extravagant eatery has a comfortable dining room with dark colored walls that add a cozy feeling to the place. Not only does this restaurant dish up authentic Thai food, but they also give you control of the level of spice. Ask for it as spicy as you dare!
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Before almost any entrée, you receive a complementary small house salad with ginger dressing. There’s nothing special here. The salad itself is fine, but unfortunately it’s usually swimming in dressing.
For an entrée, simply pick your choice of protein, including chicken, beef, pork, tofu, shrimp, or calamari, and then select your cooking style from options such as basil, sweet-and-sour, cashew nut, or just plain spicy! There are also many different curries, noodle and rice dishes to choose from. Or, you could go Japanese style and feast on a variety of sushi rolls ranging from Sashimi (raw salmon, tuna and other varieties) to many types of prepared rolls (Makimono) such as spicy tuna roll, spider roll, shrimp tempura roll and many others.
One of my all-time favorites is the legendary Super Rain Roll. This delight is filled with shrimp tempura, crab, avocado, cucumber, masago and smoked salmon on top. I love how the crunchiness and sweetness go together.
Some other dishes worth trying are the traditional Pad Thai and the Sea Bass. Pad Thai is a signature dish for all Thai restaurants, and Rain passes the test with its version. The Pad...