Must-see restaurants in Northern Bangkok

  • Y

    The Thai-language sign in front of this restaurant boldly says rah·chah kôw mòk (King of Biryani) and Yusup backs it up with flawless biryani, not to…

  • K
    Khua Kling Pak Sod

    Southern Thai is probably the country's spiciest regional cuisine, so if you're going to sweat over dinner, why not do so in white-tablecloth comfort…

  • B
    Baan Pueng Chom

    These days, it takes venturing to Bangkok's northern 'burbs to find an old-school Thai restaurant like this. Ensconced in a watery jungle of a garden,…

  • P

    A knight wearing a tiara: this might just be a pretty accurate summary of Puritan. The chandeliers, taxidermy exhibits, cherubs and antiquated Europhile…

  • C
    Cantina Wine Bar & Italian Kitchen

    The popularity boom of the Ari neighbourhood brought in must-visit restaurants, which are mostly Asian, but this casual pizza and pasta joint is changing…

  • K

    Kaobahn means, roughly, home cooking, which is an accurate description of the no-frills-yet-full-flavoured central Thai dishes here. There's an iPad with…

  • Y
    Yang Gao Gorn

    Located in a cosy home in a suburban-feeling street, Yang Gao Gorn does appropriately homestyle Thai dishes such as sweet/savoury salads, rich curries and…

  • S

    Flashing a strategically placed copy of Larousse Gastronomique, and serving dishes ranging from sushi to wood-fired pizza, Salt is the epitome of the type…

  • C
    Casa Azul

    A short menu of Tex-Mex staples, a huge list of imported microbrews and a fun atmosphere (check the Facebook page for theme nights) make up this place…

  • A

    An expansive range of Thai- and Italian-style veggie eats can be found at this upscale, long-standing and extremely popular restaurant. The establishment…

  • V
    Viva 8

    A stall in Chatuchak Weekend Market that features a bar, a DJ and a Spanish chef making huge platters of paella.

  • P
    Paper Butter & the Burger

    This stall sells burgers with influences that range from Chiang Mai to Hawaii. You'll find it within the premises of The Yard hostel, alongside a fun bar.

  • C
    Café Ice

    This Western-Thai fusion joint in Chatuchak Weekend Market does good, if overpriced, pàt tai and tasty fruit shakes.

  • F

    An incredibly popular Isan restaurant located in Chatuchak Weekend Market. There's no English sign or menu.

  • M
    Mama Noodle Stall

    This open-air stall at the end of RCA does the ultimate Thai post-drinking dish: instant noodles.

  • S
    Saman Islam

    A Thai-Muslim restaurant in Chatuchak Weekend Market that serves a tasty chicken biryani.

  • T

    A restaurant serving Thai staples in Chatuchak Weekend Market.