BEAROLOGY FOOD WALK - BANGKOK
One of the biggest event throughout the year is Songkran in Bangkok, our Bangkok staffs are always asked about good local food in Bangkok. So we just want to help you out with this 8 Best Street food in Bangkok recommended by BEAROLOGY!
1. PAD THAI PRATU PHEE (ผัดไทยประตูผี)
When people think about Thai food, one of the very first thing they think of is Pad Thai. But Pad Thai is everywhere, how can we find a good one that's worth making a trip to try!? Here is our answer for you. Pad Thai Pratu Phee (ผัดไทยประตูผี) or its real name is Pad Thai Tipsamai (ผัดไทยทิพย์สมัย) located just next to Golden Mountain Temple. This Pad Thai is known as one of the most famous Pad Thai in Bangkok and even Thailand. The locals love it, and we think you would too!
Address: 511 , Maha Chai Road, Samran Rat , 10200 Phra Nakhon, Bangkok (map)
Open Tue-Sun 5-11pm, Closed on Monday
2. MONT MILK (มนต์ นมสด)
Milk in Bangkok?! Some people may have a question why milk in Bangkok? This milk place has become the most well-known milk shop in Bangkok because even the Thai Royal family occasionally visit here from time to time!! Thai people always drink milk with toasted bread along with TO-DIE-FOR Thai style pandan sauce. They have a flagship store next to Sao Chingcha or you can also easily try them at MBK center!!
Address: 160/1-3, Dinso Road, Sao Chingcha, Khet Phra Nakhon, Bangkok, 10200 (map)
Open Daily 2-11pm
3. PRATUNAM CHICKEN RICE (ข้าวมันไก่ประตูน้ำ)
You may think that Singapore or Hainan Chicken rice is the best in Southeast Asia, but we think Thai-Style Chicken Rice is worth a try! Thai-Style Chicken Rice serves with Thai Style sauce which is spicy and sweet, for people who don't eat spicy you can order for Black Sweet Soy sauce or you can mix them together. One of the most well-known chicken rice in Bangkok is called Kao Man Kai Pratunam located just 5 minutes from Central World by walk and they open 24 hr!!!. This shop has been opened for more than 40 years and they just opened another branch in Shibuya, Tokyo a few years ago.
Address: 960-962 Phetchaburi Rd, Makkasan, Ratchathewi, Bangkok 10400 (map)
Open Daily 11am-2pm & 5pm-2am
4. DOY KUAY TEOW REUA (ต้อย ก๋วยเตี๋ยวเรือ)
When you think about the noodles, there are various type of noodles to try. But what if you wanna try all the different kinds of noodles at the same time? This restaurant is the place for you! You could order a tower of noodles with different soups and noodles, especially spicy soup with meatballs and porks that called Kuay Teow Reua. They will serve the small bowls full of table, so you can mix them into one bowl or enjoy with single bowl - however you like. Also, you can make it a challenge with your friends - whoever can make the highest tower (from empty bowls) is the winner. This restaurant is located at Soi Ratchawithi 18 - a walking distance from Victory Monument.
Address: 18, Ratchawithi 13 Alley, Thung Phaya Thai, Ratchathewi, Bangkok 10400 (map)
Open Daily from 8am-5pm.
5. KUAY JAB NAI LEK (ก๋วยจั๊บนายเล็ก)
Kuay Jab is the one of the street food at Bangkok’s Chinatown or Yaowarat that you can't miss. This restaurant has their own uniqueness with its hot peppery soup and crispy pork that will take you to paradise (I'm exaggerating here, but you get the idea!). If you love pepper, you will also love this place. They will serve the strong spicy soup from pepper that includes Kuay Jab noodles, crispy pork and its tasty soup that fills the entire bowl. The locations is not difficult to find, just walk to Yaowarat soi 11 and they will open around at 6 pm and close at 12 am everyday.
Address: Yaowarat (map)
Opens Daily from 6pm
6. BUA LOY NAM KHING YAOWARAT (บัวลอยน้ำขิงเยาวราช)
When you think about some sweet dessert after having dinner, Bua Loy Nam Khing is the definitely best choice for you to try it. They will serve little rice flour dumplings in hot ginger soup. The soup is graceful and soothing on the throat with great sensation. Not only ginger water, they also have longan water serves with ices to make you feel refresh and relax. This stall is located opposite the White Orchid Temple on the Yaowarat road and they open daily in the evening till late at night.
Address: 411, 413 Yaowarat Rd, Samphanthawong, Bangkok 10100 (map)
7. T&K SEAFOOD YAOWARAT (ต๋อย & คิด ซีฟู้ด)
If you are a seafood lover, it is a must try this restaurant. Along the busy street and cramp area, they will serve you fast and fresh of seafoods. Most of the must-try-dishes are grilled prawns, Thai style steamed-fish, Tom Yum soup and Crab meat fried rice. The prices are very reasonable to pay so expected about 300 baht per person. The restaurant located right on the corner of the busy Yaowarat Rd. and Soi Phadung Dao. They daily open at 4.30 pm - 2 am. Let’s rock the seafoods!
Address: 49,51 ซอยผดุงดาวน์ ถนนเยาวราช แขวงสัมพันธวงศ์, Bangkok 10100 (map)
Open Daily from 4:30pm-2am
8. YAOWARAT TOASTS BUN & BREAD (ขนมปังเจ้าเด็ดเยาวราช)
This is the best yummy toast bun ever! Along the busy street at Yaowarat Road, you will see the crowded people are crazy queuing on the street to try something. Don’t be afraid of the massive queues you see, all you need to do is write down you order, so ordering is easy; there are butter-sugar, butter-egg filling with chocolate, condensed milk and so on. But please remember your own number then they will call your queue number in 10-15 minutes. The toast buns will be hot served in the paper box, don’t wait till them cold. This restaurant located in front of Government Saving Bank (the Pink Bank), and open around 6 pm - 12 am (closed on Monday). Let’s melt the buns in your mouth!
Address: Yaowarat (map)
Open Tue-Sun 6:30-12am, Closed on Monday