There are a lot of of food stores and entertainment area in Bangkok, Thai cuisine is known for sour and spicy dishes. The following article will note down some best location in Bangkok. It will be very helpful for those you want to experience Thai cuisine.
- Pad Thai
One of the the most popular and famous dishes of the Golden Temple country is pad Thai, also can be known as fried noodles. Main ingredients of this dish consist of fried noodles, eggs, peanuts, dried shrimp, tofu, tamarind sauce, beans, sometimes accompanied with shrimp or squid.
During his time as prime minister of Thailand Mr. P.Pibulsongkram has encouraged Thai people to eat Thai food, using materials from Thailand. Pad Thai was invented, using the raw materials of local food. Later it became a national dish.
- Som tum (Papaya salad)
According to the introduction of local, you should have dinner at Somtam Nua, Siam Square, Soi 5. Somtam serves delicious Isaan dishes (Northeast regional cuisine of Thailand). Isaan cuisine borrows from Lao cuisine and is different from cuisine in central Thailand.\
The best known is Som tam, spicy salad made from green papaya. Other dishes you can enjoy are fried chicken, which made with fried garlic and is also very crispy and not too greasy.\r\n\r\nIsaan food is famous for spicy. Spicy food is more popular in Northeast Thailand, you can taste the spicy pork bone soup, iced tea. Spicy fried fish-fried tilapia with chili garlic is also one must-try food.
- Noodles at Sukhumvit Soi 38
Along Sukhumvit Soi 38, there’s 40-year noodle stall. It is owned by brothers and they said they are the first to sell street noodle and street food at night. Their noodles are homemade and crunchy. Noodles broth is made from Poh Chai Thai (dried radish) and pork. You can enjoy dried noodles or with broth. Adding sugar, vinegar, fish sauce and chili powder, will make your noodles much more delicious.
- Mango sticky rice
After enjoying noodles in Sukhumvit you can walk right into opposite shop where selling Mango sticky rice, owned by two sisters. Their mango sticky rice is super delicious, many people commented that this is one of the most delicious sticky rice mango shop in Bangkok. Indeed, the mango is really very tasty! In addition, the Durian is also very good.
- Fish Maw soup
If you are bored with breakfast in hotel, you can go to a small booth near City Hall, where you can taste the Fish Maw Soup (chicken or fish balls) for breakfast. Chicken soup is made for several hours, it taste really good and is a perfect appetizer.
- Thai dumpling
Dumpling is available in many places, but you can buy delicious dumplings at 12 Yong Sheng, which specializes in selling handmade steamed dumplings. They are made with many different fillings: meat, fruits, …
- Grilled fish with salt
There is a row of street stalls selling well-known grilled fish with salt between Central World and Platinum Shopping Mall. Fish is served with peeled skin on one side. Its skin has a thick salt layer which was grilled on charcoal fire. Therefore you should not eat the skin, just eat the meat, rather soft and sweet. Do not forget to enjoy it with chili sauce and special spices.