Authentic Pad Thai Recipe

If you’re craving some Thai food, try making this pad thai recipe at home! This flavorful dish will taste just like the real deal you get at any Thai restaurant.

Authentic Pad Thai Recipe

How To Make Authentic Pad Thai

You won’t order fast food noodles when you have this authentic pad thai recipe. Chunky chicken with bean sprouts and peanuts tossed in a savory noodle dish.

Prep: 20 mins
Cook: 15 mins
Total: 35 mins


  • 1 pack rice noodles, dried flat
  • 3 tbsp fish sauce
  • ¼ cup lime juice, fresh
  • 1 tbsp white sugar
  • 1 tbsp oyster sauce
  • tbsp Asian chili pepper sauce
  • cup chicken stock
  • ¼ cup vegetable oil
  • 1 tbsp garlic, chopped
  • 8 oz chicken breast halves, skinless, boneless, cubed
  • 2 eggs, beaten
  • 3 cups bean sprouts
  • 4 green onions, chopped into 1-inch pieces
  • 2 tbsp peanuts, chopped
  • ¼ cup fresh cilantro, chopped, optional


  1. Let the noodles soak at least 20 minutes.
  2. Combine the fish sauce, lime juice, sugar, oyster sauce, chili sauce, and chicken stock. Set aside.
  3. Heat a large skillet over high and add the oil.
  4. Cook the garlic for 30 seconds and add the chicken.
  5. Sauté until the chicken is cooked through, for about 5 minutes.
  6. Move the ingredients to the side of the skillet and pour the eggs in the center.
  7. Cook until firm and scrambled. Add the noodles and sauce.
  8. Put in the bean sprouts and green onions.
  9. Remove from the heat and garnish with peanuts.
  10. Serve with cilantro if desired.


  • Sugar: 9g
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  • Calcium: 53mg
  • Calories: 326kcal
  • Carbohydrates: 16g
  • Cholesterol: 119mg
  • Fat: 21g
  • Fiber: 3g
  • Iron: 2mg
  • Potassium: 550mg
  • Protein: 21g
  • Saturated Fat: 13g
  • Sodium: 1181mg
  • Vitamin A: 377IU
  • Vitamin C: 20mg
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