Tag Archives: Bangkok

Thip Samai Pad Thai – Best Pad Thai In Bangkok?

[Bangkok] Thip Samai has been touted to offer the best Pad Thai in Bangkok. Jing Lor? The eatery about 10 minute drive away from Chinatown, has been around since 1966, popular with locals and tourists alike. Goodness. A long snaking queue of about 40 people in the line at any one time, seemingly about 60-70% […]

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Sava Dining Bangkok – Combining Style With Food

[Bangkok] Designer Polpat Asavaprapha who is behind modern womenswear label Asava sets up Sava Dining at EmQuartier, and you would expect a restaurant of style and flair. Located at The Helix Quartier, you can imagine how Sava Dining would be if it was a piece of cloth – elegantly white, balanced by earthy tones, and […]

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Crumb by After You – Homemade Ice Cream & Sundaes At Central Embassy

[Bangkok, Thailand] After You had and has continued to be one of Bangkok’s hottest dessert café with its inventive take on shibuya toasts and cakes. Perhaps ‘inventive’ is too strong a word, but you do keep seeing novel and photogenic items at their shops. So strange that Crumb by After You, a sister brand which […]

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Metro on Wireless – Locally Inspired Restaurant at Hotel Indigo Bangkok Wireless Road

No two Hotel Indigos around the world are alike. Each Hotel Indigo is designed to reflect its immediate surrounding local neighbourhood. That is what makes Hotel Indigo Bangkok Wireless Road unique, and that is why I like it a lot. A lot. Because I already love Bangkok. Hotel Indigo Bangkok Wireless Road’s restaurant Metro on […]

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Bamee Gua – Bangkok’s Traditional Handmade Egg Noodles Since 1947

[Bangkok, Thailand] Bamee Gua (or Ba-Mee Kua) wasn’t exactly easy to find. Fortunately, we knew that the shop was just steps away from Vietnamese restaurant Thang Long, diagonally opposite Wine Bridge Plus at Soi Lang Suan. The family run restaurant had such an old-school charm, being in operation since 1947. They sell traditional homemade egg […]

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Kyo Roll En – The Kyoto Matcha Dessert To Have In Bangkok

[Bangkok, Thailand] While Hong Kong has Via Tokyo, Singapore has AmaSoy and Tsujiri, Bangkok has Kyo Roll En. Undeniably matcha is still in. The Thais have always been forward in coming out with the creative and beautiful, even in food. And they have been quick in embracing pretty looking Japanese culture. I saw their Matcha […]

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Hyde & Seek Gastro Bar – Fun Dining Concept From Chef Ian Kittichai

[Bangkok, Thailand] Conceptualised by celebrity chef Ian Kittichai, Hyde & Seek Gastro Bar had been called Thailand’s first “London-meets-New-York-meets-Asia” gastro bar. While Gaggan is for fine dining, this is for fun dining. Six words. Eggs benedict, eggs benedict, eggs benedict. Okay, that was two words, but we heard so many recommendations for their brunch bites. […]

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Thang Long – Stylish Vietnamese Restaurant Near Bangkok’s Wireless Road

[Bangkok, Thailand] Many of Bangkok’s restaurants score in terms of style. The same could be said for Thang Long (which is the former name for Hanoi in Vietnam). Thang Long is located at the Bangkok Wireless Road Neighbourhood, along Soi Lang Suan. While this seems like a quieter stretch of road away from the usual […]

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Chatuchak’s Sexy Hunks Sell Somtam. And It’s Hot!

[Bangkok, Thailand] Some call this the Bangkok version of Hooters, where the male servers at Chatuchak are dressed shirtless, all with budging chests, toned bodies and ripped abs. They actually sell Thai Somtam, aka spicy green papaya salad. Customers may drool more at the good looking men wearing costumes of Thai ancient characters, rather than […]

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Baan Glom Gig – Celebrity Restaurant With Thai Home Style Dishes

[Bangkok, Thailand] We were excited to make our way to a ‘celebrity restaurant’. Boss aka famous Thai TV host Kiat Kitcharoen “Sumo Gig” wasn’t there when we visited though, but we still got to try the home-grown recipes from his mother Khun Sucha. Suchada Kijcharoen is famous for being Sumo Gig’s mother, but her culinary […]

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