Bangkok thrives on its food culture, which is enjoyed by locals and tourists alike. The aromas of local delicacies fill all quarters of the streets while luxury hotels experiment with dishes from around the world. Anantara Bangkok, Riverside Resort and Spa is set amidst the wafting scents of street food, while an amalgamation of scents from within the hotel premises gives rise to a foodie’s desires. The grandeur of the hotel is reflected on the waters of the Chao Phraya River. The hotel offers innumerable opportunities to enjoy a meal either by taking the Manohra cruise or simply bychoosing from the ten restaurants and bars that have the river as its backdrop. These restaurants are ideal if you want to relish the culinary expertise of Riverside Restaurants, Bangkok.

Chinatown must be an essential component of your food adventures in Bangkok. A small group walking tour can be arranged if you desire the action and spices that are integral parts of street food in Bangkok. The tour also ensures a visit to the Golden Buddha at Wat Traimit Temple and a shopping trip to Saphan Han night market. A trip to Chinatown will appease your hunger for the best Taiwanese dishes. It is also certain to have a thrilling effect on all your senses.

Whether it is your first or thousandth time devouring Pad Thai or Tomy Tum Kung, when on tour to the Bangrak district, the dishes become heavenly. On a historic Bangrak food tour, you will taste eight regional Thai dishes while taking in the landscape of one of Bangkok’s oldest neighbourhoods. A detailed food tour and a ferry ride make the tour a memorable one.

Your gastronomical adventure in Bangkok would not be complete if you don’t have the opportunity to savour these delicacies at home. Visit the Thai cooking school and learn to prepare a maximum of four Thai dishes. You also have the benefit of taking home the recipes. It is a remote possibility that you could recreate your culinary discoveries in Bangkok, back at home.

Shehera Fioni is a travel writer who writes under the pen name Catalina Forbes. Her content is based on many thrilling escapades offered to travellers across the world.