Cucumber slices in a bowl.

Thai Cucumber Salad

This Thai Cucumber Salad is crunchy, refreshing and quick to make, with just a few ingredients. The tangy and spicy dressing adds a burst of flavor! This salad is perfect paired with chicken satay or Thai peanut noodles.

Course Salad
Cuisine Asian
Keyword Thai cucumber salad
Prep Time 10 minutes
Total Time 10 minutes
Servings 4 servings
Calories 51 kcal
Author Anna


  • 2 English cucumbers
  • 1/2 cup sliced red onion
  • 2 tablespoons chopped green onion
  • 1/4 cup rice vinegar
  • 2 teaspoons white sugar
  • 1 teaspoon sesame oil
  • 1/4 teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt
  • toasted sesame seeds optional garnish
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  1. Slice the cucumber thinly.
  2. Slice red onion and chop green onion.
  3. Combine veggies in a bowl.
  4. Mix dressing ingredients in a small jar and shake well.
  5. Pour over veggies and toss gently.
  6. Garnish with toasted sesame seeds and chopped peanuts.
  7. Serve right away.

Recipe Notes

Please note, that the nutrition value can vary depending on what product you use. The information below is an estimate. Always use calorie counter you are familiar with.

Nutrition Facts
Thai Cucumber Salad
Amount Per Serving
Calories 51 Calories from Fat 9
% Daily Value*
Fat 1g2%
Saturated Fat 1g6%
Sodium 152mg7%
Potassium 250mg7%
Carbohydrates 10g3%
Fiber 1g4%
Sugar 5g6%
Protein 1g2%
Vitamin A 224IU4%
Vitamin C 6mg7%
Calcium 29mg3%
Iron 1mg6%
* Percent Daily Values are based on a 2000 calorie diet.