A Beginner's Guide to Thai Food

With coronavirus making travel a tricky and even potentially dangerous prospect this year, we're embracing the summer staycation. All week (and all summer) long, we'll bring you transportive flavors...

Intercontinental Study Sheds Light on the Microbial Life of Sourdough

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 8 months ago

"Abstract: Humans have relied on sourdough starter microbial communities to make leavened bread for thousands of years, but only a small fraction of global sourdough biodiversity has been character...

Does anyone remember Nick's #1 Hungarian in Bangkok?

by bannarak10 10 years ago

Hi, I don't think I can ever get tired of good Thai food, especially Isan fare, but does anyone remember what happened to Nick's No. 1 Hungarian Inn on the corner of Sathorn Road and Rama 1V? It w...

Eating in Chiang Mai

by Aynat62 4 years ago

I posted this question to the general Thailand board....there doesn't seem to be a lot of site traffic for Thailand....so I'll try in the Bangkok board as well..... This was my question: I'm ...

Bangkok restaurants... advice needed

by CHSeifert 2 years ago

I have already visited tripadvisor but is there anyone who can recommend good quality restaurants in Bangkok? I'm looking for restaurants mid priced, as I already know about the Michelin star pl...

Gems in Bangkok?

by foodieinmyhead 2 years ago

Hi everyone! I spend a few days in Bangkok each year, and lately I've found myself going back to the same restaurants. I'd love recommendations on places you love that haven't necessarily made the ...

Michelin Bangkok

by Chadsie 4 years ago

What dining will get 1,2,3 and bibs!! http://bk.asia-city.com/restaurants/news/michelin-guide-coming-bangkok-year

Vegan in Thailand

by poot 3 years ago

It's not easy to be true to a vegan diet in Thailand. But I found a number of pleasures. Breakfast bought on the street is not bad, with a lot of fresh fruit, sticky rice, coconut, soy milk, and Ch...

Excellent Thai Food in Phitsanulok at Ban Mai!

by Ziv 3 years ago

I wasn't sure I was at the right place at first, I somehow managed to completely miss the non Thai script sign and all the signage was in Thai script, but I saw the arched entryways from the street...

Bangkok: food near Nana BTS

by damiano 4 years ago

My parents (76 years old) are in Bangkok for a week and I've booked them Adelphi Suites which is near Nana BTS. I was wondering if someone could pls recommend nearby food places? My parents...

Bangkok - new thread Michelin predictions

by Chadsie 4 years ago

I did do one. But now its getting closer thought I will do a more recent on e

Eating in Chiang Mai

by Aynat62 4 years ago

I'm planning a 7 night trip to Chiang Mai for early November 2017....Loy Krathong and Mae Ping festivals. I'll be solo and this will be my first time to Thailand. There is an amazing amount of p...

Amazingly Delicious 'Thai Mangoes' (Elephant Tusk)

Charles Yu
by Charles Yu 4 years ago

So far this Spring/Summer, I have eaten my fair share of mangoes. From Indian Alphonso and Neelam to Mexican Ataulfo and Small kidneys to Israeli and Brazilian Haden. However, the following post...

OMG - The Death of Bangkok!

Curt the Soi Hound
by Curt the Soi Hound 4 years ago

The BMA, Bangkok Metropolitan Administration, has, after decades, finally started to enforce the exiting laws banning street vending in Bangkok. This news has inspired rant after rant about how Ban...

Great Foods in Bangkok

by chc1980 5 years ago

Looking for updated status recommendations on great places to eat....cheap & fine dining..thank you!!

Beer on tap and steak Bangkok

by DonElendil 4 years ago

I'll be in downtown Bangkok for a week in May and apart from the local cuisine, I was told that there are these nice beer and cocktail bars. Could someone point me in the right direction? Also wo...

Phuket or Koh Samui - Which has best food?

by EliPRNYTO 4 years ago

We are trying to decide whether to base ourselves in Phuket or Koh Samui. Which island is better for food? I understand Phuket will have more variety, fast food, etc., but I am more interested on...

Bangkok fine dining questions

by jkaww 6 years ago

I am traveling to BKK in February and March. Though we have done some research on casual dining amd street food, I am intrigued by the presence of some highly-rated fine dining spots. The names I...

Restaurants near Bangkok Airport

by handscreek 4 years ago

Traveling in SE ASia ( Myanmar. Cambodia & Laos) that will require first and last night stay at Bangkok Airport and wondering if anyone has a restaurant recommendation that is not too far from our ...

What does dried shrimp add to som tam (green papaya salad)?

by mattyicecooks 4 years ago

A lot of the recipes I see call for dried shrimp in som tam (green papaya salad). What flavors does this add. I can't really taste this shrimp for the most part. The stay whole, even if I do crisp ...

Bangkok food recs around Wongwian Yai Station

by chc1980 5 years ago

Hello! Staying in the Wongwian Yai Station area in Bangkok & looking for any local food recommendations as well as any off beaten path sights I should go. All help would be appreciated! Thanks i...