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    Huatake night market: More delicious street food!!

    by pfsmalo Written Mar 31, 2014

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    Instead of eating at the hotel we went for a walk around the night market close by. After spending an hour we came across the food stalls. Bought some lovely caremelised pork, rice and a few bits and bobs like fresh pineapple that we asked to be cut up into eatable pieces. Down at one end of the market there are a few tables and benches under cover where we could sit and eat. Spent about 7€ for the 4 of us (without the beer).

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    Lek and Rut.: Delicious Prawns.

    by pfsmalo Written Mar 29, 2014

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    Read about this place on a hotel tip somewhere. Just on the first corner of Yaowaraj road if you come from the Shanghai Mansion to the right. A sit-down and eat place with beer. Not too much room so had to use elbows a bit to get in on a stool. Served up some lovely smelling sea-food next to us so we ordered the delicious large prawns along with a bowl of rice each. Came to a bit more than I expected for street food, but I'm not complaining as they really delicious.

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    Thai Barbecues and Grilled Street Foods: Thai Barbecues and Grilled Street Foods

    by machomikemd Written Nov 1, 2013
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    besides importing the popular satay of indonesia, which you can see at street food stalls all around bangkok, there are also a wide variety of thai grilled and barbecue streetfood available around Bangkok and the various fragrant and savory aromas wafting in the air will entice you to try them as thailand is known as one of the top ten street food cities in the world, according to CNN Go.

    there are various grilled and barbecued pork meats and some have a sweetish tinge and others are spicy, they also have squids, fish, the thai version of the Spanish Pork Sausage (also known as longganisa in the philippines), but their version has rice inside the sausage. they also have assorted squid balls, hotdogs, dumplings, fish cakes and more.

    Favorite Dish: one grilled thai sausage will cost 10 baht per piece, a piece of the sweet and the spicy thai pork barbecue will cost 10 baht per stick, thai style satays with peanut sauce also at 10 baht. a stick of grilled spicy squid is 12 baht per stick.

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    Street Food, Bangkok, Thailand

    by TrendsetterME Written Jun 17, 2013
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    Great taste on each and every corner of the city, the street vendors ... :)

    Fruits, chicken, cold and hot drinks, meat, sausages, eggs, noodles and many more sorts of food available for you day and night on 24 / 7 basis.

    You can just stop and eat anything. If you cruise through Bangkok at night in a kind of gentle astonishment.

    In a city of 100,000 restaurants (maybe twice that if you include street food) you have an amazing and endless choice to dine in a nice way. Enjoy ... :)

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  • Thai Streets: Don't miss the street

    by knightalexandar Written Jun 16, 2013

    All right there is not a lot I would say but the fact that you should go for street food. I for one am a fan of junk food across the globe and thai street food is no doubt one the best I have had in my days.

    Favorite Dish: Thai Noodles

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    Street Food: Green Curry (Kaeng khiaw waan):

    by machomikemd Updated Sep 15, 2012

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    very spicy
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    The most spicy of all the thai curries is the green curry as they say (the yellow curry is not that spicy and the red curry is a little bit less spicy than the green curry), as the word might suggest it looks green and usually has some vegetables in it that look like small green tomatoes, these you can eat but don't eat the green peas in this curry as they are extremely bitter. I still don't know why they keep adding these things as they are really disgusting but the curry itself is excellent and usually chicken, shrimp, pork or beef is added to it. (costs 60 Baht at Tuk Lae Dee and 45 Baht at Street Stalls and is called Kaeng khiaw waan Kai)

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    Street Food: Tod Mun Pla Fish Cake!

    by machomikemd Updated Sep 15, 2012

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    Sold on the streets of Thailand, this all-time favourite Thai fish cake (made from mud fish) is irresistible when served spiced with Thai curry and kaffir lime leaves. They can be eaten as appetizer or as a filling meal with rice. (Gullivers Tavern also makes good fish cakes! but it cost 120 Baht there). Cost about 40-50 Baht per order in street stalls and hawker stalls. Try them now.

    Favorite Dish: assorted tod mun pla fish cakes that you can buy anywhere in bangkok

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  • Thai-Street food become international!: Pizza, baked on a pickup truck!

    by okibkk Written Apr 13, 2012
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    Pizza, baked on a pickup truck! Thai-Street food become international!

    Amazing Thailand!

    Amazing Pizza-Aroy!


    Thailand's 1st wood fired mobile pizza oven on a pick up truck!
    Pizza-Aroy sales their Pizza's at the Srivara, Town in Town area (2 locations) see more at their website.
    Great and delicious Pizza's! Fresh out of the oven! Thin, crispy, 12 inch in size and 13 different toppings to choose from.

    Absolutely perfect!
    The price is 229 THB/each!
    Extra toppings charged with 20 THB/each.

    Isn't this amazing? I love' it!
    You’ll love it!

    Favorite Dish: I love the Italian classic. Pizza Margherita!

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    Street Foods: Authentic Thai Street Foods

    by elhombre30 Updated Oct 10, 2011
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    EXTREMELY SPICY!

    At first few attempts, I really couldn't chew the food at all. I end up eating bread and drinks juices only. Or eat at the Buffet Breakfast at the hotels restaurant. Its not just spicy but SUPER SPICY hahahah!

    But I learned to love these foods on my 2nd and 3rd nights.

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    Bangkok streetfood, cooking and travelling: Street food, guide book

    by jonathanwilde Updated Dec 6, 2009

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    As a good tourists, before I went to thailand I bought a guide book. I just happen to buy a cooking book that works as a guidebook. I bought it at Eetavontuur, kookstudio after attending a Thai cooking course. "Bangkok streetfood, Cooking and travelling in Thailand", by Tom Vandenberghe and Eva verplaetse, publ. Lannoo, Belgium. This book was a wonderfull help and a great introduction in street food in Bangkok. The size is very good for on the field use and the adressess they mention are quite authentic.

    Favorite Dish: I loved the seafood ad T & K restaurant, the BBQ prawns accompanied by spicy dipsauces are a blast !

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    Thai noodles: Eat Off The Street

    by YaaDong Updated Sep 9, 2009

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    There are many kinds of street food to be had in Bangkok. Fried Rice,Pat Thai or the Egg Noodles with Pork Dumplings.All are cheap when compared to any restaurants.One of the negative aspect could be that they are often on busy roads and the hot weather makes it more uncomfortable to sit and eat.If you don't want to sit you can always order to go.Pick the one where lots of Thais are eating and you won't go wrong.

    Favorite Dish: Pat Mee Sua is kinda like the famous" Pat Thai "but with egg noodle and vegetables.Very popular during the Vegetaian Festival.

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    Pat Thai: Eat Off The Street

    by YaaDong Updated Sep 9, 2009

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    Pat Thai is a dish of stir-fried rice noodles with eggs, fish sauce , tamarind juice, red chilli pepper, plus any combination of bean sprouts, shrimp, chicken, or tofu, garnished with crushed peanuts and coriander. It is normally served with a piece of lime, the juice of which can be added along with the usual Thai condiments. In Thailand, it is also served with a piece of banana flower.
    For good and cheap original Pat Thai just look for a lady frying it up on any Bangkok Street corner in the evenings.

    Favorite Dish: Shrimp Pat Thai!

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    Bangkok Street Food

    by bulldogtwo Written Jan 11, 2009

    There was just another post/reply about this same subject in the same area. Curt in Bangkok had agreat web site that I will also send to you that I think you will find helpful, it was a great post with lots of information. Thanks Curt!

    http://importfood.com/saochingcha_guide.html
    http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/566631

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    BANGKOK EATING EXPERIENCES

    by ancient_traveler Written May 19, 2008
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    Don't miss out on these places as they offer cheap and tasty food you won't find in normal tourist restaurants. If you're concerned about hygiene, take a look for yourself. The basic rule of thumb applies; if the food looks fresh, the oil in the pan isn't dark sludgy brown and the food is thoroughly cooked in front of you, it's generally safe to eat. Go at lunch time, when food is freshest. Stir-frying, grilling and soup made from boiling water offer safe cooking methods. Avoid eating anything raw as this may have been washed in contaminated water and avoid crushed ice which might have come from a dubious source. Follow these basic rules and go for it!

    Thai food is not just a culinary feast, but an unrivaled adventure. Arrive with an open mind and you will be hooked in no time. Don't hesitate to try something new or different. We only live once. In the West, anyway...

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    Street food

    by Vincedem Written Dec 11, 2007
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    Even though there are a lot of good restaurants in Bangkok I am really convinced that you should try to eat food from the street vendors at least once!

    It´s really cheap and it´s really good and at least you get the feeling that you do something authentic!

    Favorite Dish: Just some noodles, spring rolls or fried rice... We kept it simple!

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