Top Choice Vietnamese in Ko Ratanakosin & Thonburi


The retro-minimalist interior here might be a red flag for hipster ethnic cuisine, but Tonkin-Annam serves some of the best Vietnamese food in Bangkok. Come for the deliciously tart and peppery banana blossom salad,…
Thai in Ko Ratanakosin & Thonburi

Pa Aew

Pull up a plastic stool for some rich, seafood-heavy, Bangkok-style fare. It's a bare-bones, open-air curry stall, but for taste, Pa Aew is one of our favourite places to eat in this part of town.There's no English-…
Thai in Ko Ratanakosin & Thonburi

Dao Tai

For a fiery hit of authentic southern Thai food, head to this Thonburi restaurant, where you can take your pick from trays of spicy curries, dips, stir-fries and soups.
Thai in Ko Ratanakosin & Thonburi


Choose from trays of spicily authentic curries, dips, stir-fries and soups at this Thonburi restaurant serving southern Thai food.
Thai in Ko Ratanakosin & Thonburi

Ruam Tai

This Thonburi restaurant serves up authentic southern Thai food, including spicy curries, soups and stir-fries.
Thai in Ko Ratanakosin & Thonburi

Ming Lee

Hidden in plain sight across from Wat Phra Kaew is this decades-old shophouse restaurant. The menu spans Western/Chinese dishes (stewed tongue, for example) and Thai standards (such as the impossibly tart and garlic…
Thai in Ko Ratanakosin & Thonburi


Think of all those different smoky, spicy, crispy, meaty bites you've encountered on the street. Now imagine them assembled in one funky, retro-themed locale, and coupled with tasty Thai-themed cocktails and domesti…
Thai in Ko Ratanakosin & Thonburi

Navy Club

The restaurant of the Royal Navy Association has one of the few coveted riverfront locations along this stretch of Mae Nam Chao Phraya. Locals come for the combination of views and cheap and tasty seafood-based eats…
Thai in Ko Ratanakosin & Thonburi

Wang Lang Market

Running south from Siriraj Hospital is this busy market bringing together takeaway stalls and basic restaurants. Options range from noodles to curries ladled over rice, and come lunch, the area is positively mobbed …
Thai in Ko Ratanakosin & Thonburi


A chain with other branches across town, you're not going to find heaps of character here, but you will get consistency, river views, air-con, and a seafood-heavy menu that should appeal to just about everybody. Com…