Thailand is an absolute delight for people who like to relish on fresh seafood, spicy noodles and curry. Thais prepare their seafood with sheer perfection and emphasize the aromatic spices which add to the exotic flavor of the seafood. There are plenty of high-end restaurants where you can savor on Thai cuisine, but nothing beats street food!
You can relish on the Thai delicacies at the following places:
It is a weekend market located within the province of Krabi and is the perfect place for anyone who is an avid gourmand. The food stalls feature multiple cuisines but emphasize more on the Thai and Chinese cuisine. Plus, you can also take home exotic Thai fruits and vegetables from the vendors or hawkers.
LOCATION: Pak Nam, Mueang Krabi District, Krabi 81000
TIMINGS: 6 pm to 9 pm
It is one of the most popular places in Bangkok known for its food stalls. These stalls serve almost every popular Thai food item, from spicy flat noodles served with chopped pork/beef/chicken and gravy to the very famous green papaya salad and rice. Other than the famous flat noodles, these stalls also serve delicately prepared shrimp topped with some vegetables and a sauce of your choice.
LOCATION: Samphanthawong District, Bangkok 10200
TIMINGS: 6 pm to 9 pm
A tidy place where you can savor on some of the most popular Thai snacks and sweets. The food kiosks in this area serve a wide variety of food items to choose from, such as :
Also, there are some fancy cafes and restaurants in the Wang Lang Market where you can relish some delicious sushi and later have some pastry or perhaps a Thai sweet dish.
LOCATION: Wang lang Rd, Siri Rat, Bangkok Noi, Bangkok 10700
TIMINGS: 8 am to 8 pm
However, if you are willing to try the famous quirky street food of Thailand, the following is the list of places where you can challenge your inner self:
A food market located Khlong Toei District of Bangkok, the Khlong Toei Market is famous for its fried-insect food push stalls/carts. These stalls/carts serve silkworms, scorpions, water bugs, beetles, crickets, cockroaches, and so much more. As disgusting as it sounds, these insects are a delicacy amongst the locals.
LOCATION: 1 Kasem Rat Rd, Khlong Toei, Bangkok 10110
TIMINGS: Open 24 hours
A busy marketplace located in the Phra Nakhon District of Bangkok, Banglamphu Market, is famous for its restaurants and open-air bars. However, there's more to this market than just fancy restaurants and bars, Similar to the stalls in Khlong Toei Market, the stalls in Banglamphu Market also serve a wide variety of creepy looking fried-insects.
LOCATION: 61 Chakrabongse Rd, Chana Songkhram, Phra Nakhon, Bangkok 10200
TIMINGS: 10 am to 10 pm