Thai Food Archive

Bangkok’s China Town

Without fail, if there is a China Town in a city, we will go there. And Bangkok’s famous China Town was no exception. What a place!  Walking up to the main road  – Yaowarat Road – you get to see people earning their money. There are  a lot of plumbing supply, mechanics, wreckers and

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Street Food In Bangkok

Our recipe for good food. Step one: Fly to Bangkok. Step two: Eat as much street food as you possibly can. The street  food in Bangkok is unbelievable. The person at the next table may be flat broke or they may be worth a hundred times what you are but they have come to

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Picking Up Afternoon Tea in Phetchaburi

Phetchaburi in Thailand has some of the best desserts that we have found in Thailand (so far). We had been to Phetchaburi before so knew what we were up against. How many Phetchaburi egg custards, locally known as Khanom Mo-Gaeng, could we eat? Unbelievably, we shared only one custard in the week we were

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Dim Sum In Chumphon, Thailand

Dim Sum can be found almost everywhere in the world. We’re big fans and seek it out now and then anywhere we are. There were two very busy dim sum places near the hotel we were staying at in Chumphon, Thailand, so we seized the opportunity to get our fix. It was really excellent.

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Coupon Food Halls In South East Asia

Food halls using coupons instead of cash is something we’re encountered a few times in south east Asia but which we’d never seen at home in Australia. It was rather confusing the first time but its simple once you know how it works. We thought we’d explain it so you can avoid the awkward

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Delicious Papaya Som Tam On Koh Tao

Som Tam is one of our favourite dishes in Thailand. It is a fully rounded raw salad consisting of green papaya, beans, tomatoes, chillies, lime and peanuts although there are a number of other ingredients that can be added to the salad like crushed baby crabs, mini eggplants or even chicken that makes the

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Getting Banana Pancakes On Koh Samui

Banana pancakes can be found everywhere that there are backpackers in south east Asia. They are as ubiquitous as iced coffee and usually about as cheap. There is even a so called “banana pancake trail” which winds through south east Asia and is traveled by tens of thousands of sweaty, 20 something, occasionally barefoot,

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Red Snapper Restaurant Koh Samui Review

We went to the Red Snapper Restaurant on Chaweng Beach on Koh Samui twice in our stay on the island. The first time wasn’t a very remarkable meal. However, we spoke with the manager Daniel and he invited us to come back again. So we did! Red Snapper really is a lovely restaurant. With

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