Restaurants

Chinese in Mae Salong (Santikhiri)

Salema Restaurant

One of the friendliest restaurants in town also happens to be the one serving the most delicious food. Salema does tasty Muslim-Chinese dishes, including a rich Yunnan-style beef curry and a deliciously tart tuna an…
Top Choice Chinese in Ko Tao

995 Roasted Duck

You may have to queue a while to get a seat at this glorified shack and wonder what all the fuss is about. The fuss is excellent roast duck, from 70B for a steaming bowl of roasted waterfowl with noodles to 700B for…
Chinese in Riverside, Silom & Lumphini

China House

Art deco Shanghai comes to life in this refurbished colonial-style house in Bangkok. The big draw here is the unlimited dim sum lunch Tuesday through Friday and weekend brunch buffet, but under the guidance of a fiv…
Chinese in Mae Salong (Santikhiri)

Sue Hai

Just east of the town centre, this simple, family-run tea shop and Chinese restaurant has an English-language menu of local specialities, including local mushrooms fried with soy sauce and delicious air-dried pork f…
Chinese in Thanon Sukhumvit

Little Bao

This Hong Kong darling landed in Bangkok in July 2016 to city-wide buzz, so grab a metal bar stool and snap a photo of the kitsch neon signs and candy-coloured plates before diving into the fluffy bao buns. The soft…
Chinese in Riverside, Silom & Lumphini

Somboon Seafood

Somboon, a hectic seafood hall with a reputation far and wide, is known for doing the best curry-powder crab in town. Soy-steamed sea bass (þlah grà·pong nêung see·éw) is also a specialty and, like all good Thai sea…
Chinese in Chiang Mai

Mit Mai

If you didn't make it to northern Thailand's mountaintop Chinese outposts, this decades-old restaurant is the place to go for Yunnanese specialities. Just about anything flash-fried is tasty, and you can't go wrong …
Chinese in Thanon Sukhumvit

Hong Bao

Hong Bao is a rock star Chinese restaurant for two main reasons: First, their dim sum is (arguably) the best in town and second, they serve it all day long. Make a reservation to beat the weekend groups of locals th…
Chinese 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…
Chinese in Siam Square, Pratunam, Ploenchit & Ratchathewi

Crystal Jade La Mian Xiao Long Bao

The tongue-twistingly long name of this excellent Singaporean chain refers to the restaurant’s signature la mian (wheat noodles) and the famous Shanghainese xiao long bao. If you order the hand-pulled noodles (which…