Thai food

  • Thailand News

    AirAsia unveils new mouth-watering Thai menu

    AirAsia takes inflight dining to a whole new level with the introduction of a truly Thai menu, delighting travellers from Thailand and beyond. Starting July 1, passengers on Thai AirAsia (FD) and Thai AirAsia X (XJ) flights can savour the authentic flavours of Thailand, crafted to perfection. The highlight of the new menu is the Flying Kuai Tiew Ruea (Chicken…

  • Best Bites

    How to build your spice tolerance with Thai food

    When you enter a Thai restaurant, expect to see smoke coming off the menus. Thailand always offers spicy dishes that can be uncomfortable if you’re a non-spicy eater. But if you can’t take the heat, you’re missing out. A fun way to enjoy Thailand’s love and culture for spice is to build your spice tolerance, and here’s how you do…

  • Food

    Mindful eating tips in Thailand

    Thailand is filled with delicious delicacies everywhere that are hard to resist. From the spiciness of jungle curry, or gaeng pa, to the sweetness of mango sticky rice. It’s exciting to try out all these dishes but do not overindulge! For the sake of your health, let’s understand and practise mindful eating, a tactic that allows you to feel deeply…

  • Food

    Hungry for breakfast? Check out your nearby 7-Eleven!

    Imagine waking up in Thailand, the tropical sun already high, and a craving for something refreshing and delicious. Where do you go? The answer is closer than you think. Welcome to the world of 7-Eleven in Thailand, your one-stop shop for an extensive array of breakfast choices. Exploring 7-Eleven breakfast options in Thailand Popular traditional Thai choices Wake up with…

  • Food

    How Pad Thai saved Thailand

    Thailand’s national food, Pad Thai, is recognised around the world for its appeal to foodies everywhere. This delicious combination of sour, spicy, and sweet ingredients represents a major development in Thai politics and culture in addition to tasting amazing. It serves as a compelling example of the powerful role food can play in reflecting a nation’s history. Origins of Pad…

  • Food

    The different types of Thai noodles

    Thai noodles are known for their bold flavours and various textures. Available from street vendors to high-end restaurants, Thai noodles offer distinct flavours, providing different experiences. Explore the range of noodle types that make their dishes tasty. Common types of Thai noodles Sen yai – wide rice noodles Sen yai, known for their broad, flat form, are a Thai culinary…

  • Food

    Comfort foods to try during Thailand’s monsoon season

    The monsoon season in Thailand offers refreshing rains and a vibrant culinary scene, attracting tourists to explore the rich variety of Thai cuisine, known for its spicy warmth and diverse flavours, providing comfort during rainy days. Comfort Foods to Enjoy 1. Tom yum soup The strong and fragrant qualities of lemongrass, galangal, and kaffir lime leaves paired with either shrimp…

  • Thailand News

    4 Thai salads ranked among world’s top 100 by TasteAtlas

    Food guide platform TasteAtlas included four Thai dishes in its Top 100 Salads in the World ranking TasteAtlas released the world’s top salads on May 6, and Thai food again made the list with som tam, som tam khai khem, phla kung, and yum woon sen. Two som tam types secured the 11th and 19th spots on the list, though…

  • Pattaya News

    Pattaya restaurant under fire for excessive pricing of food dish

    A restaurant in Pattaya, Chon Buri Province, has come under scrutiny for reportedly charging an excessive 70 baht for a basic dish of rice with two fried eggs. Following this, the Department of Internal Trade ordered provincial commerce officials to conduct inspections of made-to-order food outlets in the region. The restaurant’s alleged high pricing and lack of clear price signage…

  • Health

    Boost your immunity: Natural steps backed by science

    In the dynamic urban landscapes and tranquil settings of Thailand, fortifying one’s immunity system is essential to fully appreciate the myriad experiences the country has to offer. Whether navigating through the lively markets of Bangkok or traversing the verdant rural expanses, maintaining optimal health serves as a crucial passport to adventure. By adopting appropriate measures, enhancing one’s immune function naturally…

  • Food

    Exploring Thai herbs traditions

    Thai cuisine, globally renowned for its harmonious blend of flavours, owes much of its distinction to the strategic use of various herbs. These natural ingredients do more than just enrich the taste; they also contribute significant health benefits, making every meal a holistic experience. This guide aims to take a closer look at some of the pivotal Thai herbs, shedding…

  • Thailand News

    Chinese influencer’s food poisoning sparks Thai food hygiene row

    Chinese netizens criticised Thai food as “unclean” after a Chinese influencer suffered food poisoning after eating at a night market in Thailand and issued a warning to his followers on Weibo. The Chinese food blogger, Liu Yu Xin, also known as Jason, posted a video of himself enjoying food at a night market in Thailand on his Weibo account. Most…

  • Thailand News

    Kaeng Tai Pla from southern Thailand voted worst dish in the world

    TasteAtlas, one of the globe’s most famous food guide platforms, declared Kaeng Tai Pla from southern Thailand as the worst dish in the world in its 100 Worst Rated Foods in the World. Multiple Thai dishes have made their names on the world’s best dishes by TasteAtlas but there is no chance to shine for Kaeng Tai Pla, which is…

  • Thailand News

    Three Thai dishes rank in the world’s top ten best, says Tasteatlas

    In a recent release by Tasteatlas, a renowned global food website, Thailand’s culinary prowess has been recognised once again. Three of the nation’s iconic dishes – phat kaphrao, khao soi, and phanaeng curry – have carved their place among the top 10 in the world’s one hundred best dishes list. Basking in third place on the Tasteatlas list is phat…

  • Food

    Thailand’s shift to sustainable protein through edible insects

    In Thailand, the fascination with edible insects extends beyond simple curiosity; it embodies a seamless integration of tradition, innovation, and sustainability. The country’s markets and dining establishments showcase a wide variety of insects including bamboo caterpillars, crickets, and ant eggs, appealing to both culinary adventurers and proponents of sustainable food sources. This culinary endeavour presents a compelling investigation into alternative…

  • Food

    Perfect ways to pair wine with Thai food

    Whether you’re savoring a hearty red curry or relishing in the zesty kick of a laarb salad, there’s a perfect wine match waiting to elevate your meal. Choosing lighter-bodied reds or wines with a touch lower alcohol content could be your golden ticket to unlocking an explosion of flavor harmony. Let’s jump into this colorful journey together and discover how…

  • Thailand News

    World’s second-worst deep-fried delight a blessing?

    In the bustling Saturday night market of Phiman subdistrict, Satun’s Mueang district, a fried silkworm vendor stands proudly behind her sizzling cauldron of the world’s second-worst dish. The vendor, Patcharee Thongprasom, revealed that since the TasteAtlas verdict hit the headlines, it’s been raining customers. “Before, I’d shift around 2 kilogrammes a night. Now? Doubled to a whopping 4 kilos!” For…

  • Thailand News

    TasteAtlas triumph: Kanom Krok flips to victory as top ASEAN pancake

    Online foodie travel guide TasteAtlas ranked Thai dessert Kanom Krok as the fourth best pancake in the world. Additionally, the delectable dessert was crowned champion in the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN). TasteAtlas last week released its list of Top 85 Pancakes in the World on its platform with one of Thailand’s much-loved desserts, Kanom Krok, high on the…

  • Events

    Chef Andy presents Thai New Years extravaganza at The Fig Lobby

    Ready to ring in the New Year with a flavorful twist? Join The Fig Lobby for a laid-back and delicious New Year’s Eve Thai Feast with Khlong Thoey Views! For 3,900++ baht (4,563 baht NET), indulge in Thai-inspired canapés that’ll make your taste buds dance, paired with free-flowing drinks to keep the celebration flowing! A selection of food and drinks…

  • Thailand News

    WHO praises Thai cuisine for trans-fat removal

    The World Health Organisation (WHO) recently hailed Thailand‘s efforts in eliminating trans fat in its cuisine, placing the country alongside Denmark, Lithuania, Saudi Arabia, and Poland. Thailand’s Food and Drug Administration (FDA) luminary, Dr Narong Aphikulwanit, stated that the FDA’s commitment to vanquish trans fats has earned the country a top-tier accolade, which is a testament to their unwavering dedication…

  • Food

    Thai food that have an Indian twist

    In the heart of Thailand, a delightful culinary fusion is taking place. Thai food, known for its bold flavours and aromatic components, is experiencing an infusion of Indian spice and tradition. This blend of cultures has given rise to a selection of dishes that are both comforting and exciting to the palate. Let’s explore these Thai dishes that draw inspiration…

  • Food

    Top 7 healthy eating tips in Thailand

    Healthy eating tips in Thailand are an essential aspect of maintaining a good quality of life. It involves choosing a balanced diet that provides the body with all the necessary nutrients it needs to function correctly. Eating a variety of foods, in the right proportions, and consuming the right amount of food and drink to achieve and maintain a healthy…

  • Food

    10 unique Thai food that you will not find anywhere else

    Thailand is a treasure trove of culinary delights, offering an array of flavours that are as vibrant as its bustling streets and serene beaches. When you step into this cultural wonderland, you’re not just visiting a new place; you’re also embarking on a tantalizing taste adventure. From street-side stalls to high-end restaurants, there’s a unique dish waiting to surprise your…

  • Travel

    10 Isaan food you need to try at least once

    The northeastern region of Thailand, Isaan, is perhaps one of the most underrated regions in the country in terms of tourism. Nevertheless, Isaan delicious cuisine dominates the Thai culinary scene. You can find most of the region’s dishes across the country, whether in restaurants or street food stalls. Bordering with Laos, Isaan food has strong Laotian influences. The dishes tend…

  • Thailand News

    Unusual pork leg recipe with Ovaltine goes viral

    A viral video on Facebook has revealed an unusual pork leg recipe that has left many astonished. The secret ingredient? Ovaltine, a cocoa-based drink powder known for its distinct malt and chocolate flavours. The unexpected culinary use of the beverage has gained enormous attention online, with the clip amassing over three million views. The video was shared by a consumer…

  • Food

    Top 5 Thai fine dining restaurants in Bangkok

    So you’ve tried all the Thai street food in Bangkok, and now you’re craving an exquisite Thai fine dining experience? Good news for you because Bangkok is not just a hub of street food stalls and bustling markets, it’s also home to some of the most extraordinary Thai fine dining restaurants. In fact, the Thai fine dining scene here is…

  • Thailand News

    Breakfast blunder: Thai food delivery app yields otherworldly blue omelette

    A startling revelation sent shockwaves through social media when a young man, relying on a popular food delivery app, placed an order for a healthy omelette infused with butterfly pea flowers, only to receive an egg of an otherworldly, alien-like blue hue. This extraordinary culinary encounter quickly became a viral sensation, leaving netizens awestruck. The unexpected turn of events unfolded…

  • Food

    The best street food Thailand has to offer

    Whether you’re in Bangkok, Phuket, or Chiang Mai, the street food in Thailand is sure to be a star attraction. The street food culture in Thailand is major- the locals and foreigners alike love street food since it’s cheap and delicious. Thailand, especially Bangkok, is dotted with street foods on almost every of the soi (streets). Just walking down a…

  • Things To Do

    Top 5 cooking schools in Thailand

    Thai food is renowned worldwide for its colourful and exciting recipes and ingredients. Many of Thailand’s popular dishes, such as Tom Yum, are closely linked to the community’s culture and way of life. As a result, food is one of the best ways to learn about Thai life and it also provides an excellent opportunity to bond with locals. While…

  • Thailand News

    TasteAtlas stirs the pot: Pad kaprao sizzles to the top of global stir-fry rankings

    Food guide platform TasteAtlas unveiled its list of the 50 best stir-fry dishes in the world, with Thai fast food favourite pad kaprao claiming the coveted top spot. The website added that Thai pad kaprao also stands as the fourth most frequently ordered dish by foreigners visiting Thailand. Pad kaprao scooped first place in the rankings with an impressive 4.8…