Northern Thai in Nan

Pu Som Restaurant

The emphasis here is on meat, served in the local style as lâhp (a type of minced meat ‘salad’) or néu·a·nêung (beef steamed over herbs and served with a delicious galangal-based dip). There’s no English-language si…
Thai in Nan

Som Tam Thawt

This tiny restaurant is known for its sôm·đam tôrt, deep-fried sôm·đam (papaya salad), an equal parts crunchy and refreshing snack. It also does fruit smoothies and other basic dishes. Located roughly across from…
Thai in Nan

Night Market

Nan's night market provides a few decent food stall offerings.
International in Nan

Hot Bread

This charming, retro-themed cafe and restaurant has a generous menu of Western-style breakfast dishes – including the eponymous and delicious homemade bread – and other Western and Thai items. Come for kôw soy (no…
Thai in Nan

Nor Nan

A contemporary-feeling cafe-restaurant, with a short (Thai language only) menu of Thai dishes and brief selection of imported beers.
Thai in Nan

Rak Khun

This open-air convocation of foldable tables and fluorescent lights – barely a restaurant by Western standards – is a hit among locals. Don’t miss gaì tôrt má·kwàan (chicken fried with local spices) or yam pàk gòot …
Thai in Nan

Wan Da

This local legend serves just about everything from curries ladled over rice to satay, but those in the know come for kà·nŏm jeen (fresh rice noodles served with various toppings).