Top Choice Thai in Kanchanaburi

Blue Rice

A perfect riverside setting, brilliant menu and fantastic flavours make this a winner. Chef Apple puts a fresh, gourmet spin on Thai classics such as the eponymous rice, yam sôm oh (pomelo salad) and chicken-coconut…
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Suanmagmai Resort

The English part of the menu will leave you scratching your head (the deep-fried 'platypus' is really duck bills) – the pictures can help out some – but you can be sure whatever you get will be perfectly prepared. I…
Thai in Kanchanaburi

Floating Restaurants

Down on the river are several large floating restaurants where the quality of the food varies, but it’s hard not to enjoy the atmosphere.
Market in Kanchanaburi

JJ Market

One of Kanchanaburi's most popular night markets, for food and shopping.
Bakery in Sangkhlaburi

Baan Unrak Bakery

Vegetarians will love this meatless (mostly vegan) cafe, which is part of the Baan Unrak organisation.
Vegetarian in Kanchanaburi

On's Thai-Issan

The Thai (and a little Isan) vegetarian and vegan food on offer here is so good that there are many carnivorous diners. Friendly On will even be happy to teach you how to make it. A two-hour, three-dish cookery cour…
Thai in Kanchanaburi


Scribble down your order in the little notebook then watch as the cooks go to work in the open kitchen. Thai dishes are simple but flavoursome and wholly authentic.There are many less-common dishes such as seaweed s…
Cafe in Kanchanaburi


Hunker down with a bit of history – plus some cake and coffee – in this cosy little spot. The proud owners have kept it one of the most beautiful and best-preserved buildings along the Heritage Walking Street.
International in Kanchanaburi

Meat & Cheese

This popular place prides itself on its steaks, but the wood-fired pizzas are the real stars. There's a live band after 9pm.
Thai in Kanchanaburi

Zap Zap

Though it has a broad Thai menu, including green curry and pàt tai, it's the spicy Isan-style salads that keep the tables packed from open to close. For a blend of both cuisines, try the 'fried papaya salad'.