Ultimate Bangkok Travel Guide for Food Lovers – A Great Street Food City

The eye-catching street food scene is one of the joys of being in Bangkok. Also, there are restaurants of all levels serving delectable local and international delicacies. Do read on.


Street Food

Bangkok is popular for its flavoursome street food and you’ll not be disappointed with the unique taste and variety of the food. It will be a bit difficult task at the beginning to choose your favourite dish, but you’ll find a new dish to take back home! Thai rice noodles, grilled meat, and papaya salad are some of the popular street food dishes. Chinatown, Silom Soi 20 and Wang Lang Market are Bangkok’s popular street food areas.

Dinner Cruise

A dinner cruise along the Chao Phraya River is a good alternative to moving through the city. You’ll be confronted with a more laidback voyage to gather memories of this lively Asian city while savouring a scrumptious meal. It comprises 4 appealing sections that lead out to some of the most enjoyable street food outlets, beer gardens, and shopping precincts.

Local restaurants

Although it’s an interesting thing to dine on the streets of Bangkok, you should also consider savouring some of the Thai food served at a local or shophouse restaurant. If you’re keen on trying the very best of Thai food, consider checking into a Bangkok resort the likes of Anantara Riverside Bangkok Resort which has its own selection of restaurants offering both local and international flair.

‘Tom Yum Goong’

The Tom Yum Goong is a must-try dish since it is considered as one of the essential dishes in Thai cuisine. This hot and sour shrimp soup is one of the dishes that defines the true essence of Thai flavour.


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Street Food in Riverside Bangkok – A Treat for the Taste Buds

If you want a cuisine that goes a step further and combines spiciness, bold flavours and is easy on the wallet, try out Thai street food. Thailand is teeming with sobme of the best Bangkok restaurants, street food, so you’ll have plenty of options to choose from.


Victory Monument

The Victory Monument area is considered to be a great locality in which to enjoy outstanding street food in Bangkok. This is not surprising as the locality is one of the city’s primary transportation centres where countless commuters arrive and depart to various destinations in the city.


Yaowarat (Chinatown)

Bangkok’s splendid Chinatown, called Yaowarat in the local language, without any doubt offers some of the finest street food in the entire city. Since only the best street food stalls can survive the competitive business environment in this part of the city, it is not surprising that only the finest remain.


Ratchawat Market and Sriyan Market

You will probably encounter Ratchawat first, where you will find a splendid array of street-side restaurants offering treats such as Kobe beef noodles, roast duck and many other flavourful dishes. Be sure to reserve your stay at a centrally located hotel such as AVANI Riverside Bangkok Hotel which offers close proximity to the best street food in town.


Bang Khun Non

This well-reputed street food district is renowned for featuring some of the finest street food in all of Bangkok. You will find some outstanding restaurants in this locality, serving up delicacies like pork leg over rice (khao ka moo), pink noodle soup (yen ta fo) and pbet yang (roast duck).


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Meet the Mixologist: Buntanes “Pop” Direkrittikul – Tasting the “Creative Juices”

How does a delectable cocktail sound after an incredible day of shopping in the best city in the world? Just as its mouth-watering gastronomy, Bangkok is famous for continually teasing the taste buds of cocktail lovers. Made by experts like Buntanes “Pop” Direkrittikul, these cocktails might just cap off your incredible Bangkok getaway.


Starting off an incredible career


The talented yet untapped resource, Buntanes “Pop” Direkrittikul started his career at Eat Me. A prominent eatery in the Bangkok dining scene, Eat Me has been serving customers a flavourful experience for almost two decades.


A Definite Stopover


While the many riverside restaurants in Bangkok keep up with the much-loved reputation for sumptuous delicacies in the capital, Eat Me offers a chic vibe with a jaw-dropping collection of food and beverages. Those who are based at nearby accommodation options such as Anantara Riverside Bangkok Resort should not forget to sip a cocktail or two here after a sumptuous dinner.


Learned from the best


Buntanes Direkrittikul’s chance to shine came just as the former head bartender at Eat Me resigned. He had the greatest opportunity of learning from an industry star, the prominent bar consultant, Joseph Boroski.


“Pop” Direkrittikul Specialties


Sip Some Thai cocktail collection at Eat Me features creative concoctions of “Pop” Direkrittikul. Do not forget to try out the one-off lab moo that tastes like minced pork and rice with a side of salad, or the cocktail that’s fashioned after a papaya salad with fermented fish.


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