In a classic tale of Old Austin Meets New Austin, Thai Spice on the Drag will soon change its name to Thai, How Are You? The new moniker is a play on the restaurant’s south-facing wall’s famous mural by Austin musician Daniel Johnston.
David Roberts and his wife, Noi Sukkij, purchased Thai Spice at 2100 Guadalupe St. in June. The couple has managed the restaurant since January, but with the completion of their purchase, they needed a new name to differentiate themselves from the Thai Spice restaurants in Lakeway and Westlake.
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