Restaurants

Top Choice Thai in Hua Hin

Sôm·đam Tanontok 51

A stand-out restaurant in a great dining neighbourhood, this is real Isan food cooked by a family from Khorat. There's everything you'd expect to find including grilled catfish, gaang orm (coconut-milk-less herbal c…
Top Choice Thai in Hua Hin

Ratama

This restaurant's menu runs Thai omelettes to spicy seafood curries to a great panang curry, but it's famous for duck served in many forms including a bowl of gŏo·ay đĕe·o noodle soup and a plate of fried beaks.We a…
Top Choice Thai in Hua Hin

Jek Pia

Once just a coffee shop, this 50-plus-year-old restaurant is one of Hua Hin's top culinary destinations. The late mother of the current owner invited her favourite cooks to come join her and it's now a gourmet food …
Top Choice Thai in Hua Hin

Baan Khrai Wang

The palm trees, flower garden, historic wooden beach homes and the sound of the surf make the setting at 'The House Near the Palace' pretty much perfect. For many, it's a place to lounge with coffee and coconut cake…
Top Choice Chinese in Hua Hin

Koti

This Thai-Chinese restaurant, opened in 1932, is a national culinary luminary. Thais adore the stir-fried oyster with flour and egg, while foreigners frequently aim for the đôm yam gûng. Everyone loves the yam tá-la…
Top Choice Thai in Prachuap Khiri Khan

In Town Seafood

A go-to place for discerning locals, here you can eat streetside under a utilitarian tent while gazing at the squid boats in the bay. Great range of fresh seafood on display – barracuda, crab and shellfish – so you …
Top Choice Thai in Pranburi & Around

Krua Renu

There are both budget and beautiful restaurants along the coastal road, but some of the best food in Pak Nam Pran is in the town at this tall restaurant 200m east of the squid roundabout. Go with the standard đôm ya…
Top Choice Thai in Chumphon

Kook Noy Kitchen

Just a concrete floor, a corrugated roof and a chaotic kitchen turning out central and southern Thai dishes you know like đôm yam with free-range chicken and crab fried rice, plus many you probably don't, including …
Thai in Phetchaburi

Rabieng Rimnam

This riverside restaurant serves up a real bygone-days atmosphere from an 1897 wooden home perched over the river and usually some good food, too – try the sugar palm tree fruit curry with prawn. English-speaking ow…
Street Food in Hua Hin

Chomsin-Naebkehardt Junction Street Food

These noted street-food spots are a three-for-one deal and though the setting is humble, there's some excellent Thai food here. The action starts early each morning on Th Naebkehardt about 50m south of Chomsin and g…