Top 5 markets for food lovers in Thailand

August 27, 2022 - 183 views

There are many markets in Thailand. Travelers can find a lot of markets here. In particular, unique dishes are often present in these markets. So why haven't you come and experience them yet?

Thailand is a smart choice for travel and tourism. In Thailand, you not only see a lot of beautiful scenes but also experience many other great activities. Night market is one of the activities that you definitely should not miss. Top 5 markets below are highly recommended for food lovers traveling to Thailand.

1. Wang Lang market

Located on the banks of the Chao Phraya River, Wang Lang Market is a good choice for foodaholics. The price at Wang Lang market is also very affordable. Coming to Wang Lang, visitors can find a variety of foods from modern to traditional. You can buy take away milk tea, can also purchase in the barbecue shop, seafood restaurant... This is indeed an accurate choice to enjoy Thai cuisine.

In addition to food, Wang Lang is also famous with many stalls selling accessories and clothes.

Wang Lang Market - Top 5 markets for food lovers in Thailand

If you are a shopaholic and like to look for strange and unique items, Wang Lang will be a paradise for you

2. ChinaTown

ChinaTown is one of Bangkok's oldest markets. The streets of Chinatown are a mix of tuk tuk, the scent of many street food stalls and the intonation from temples. Everything is alive and becomes a typical culture of Bangkok.

It can be said that China Town is the culinary heart of Bangkok for many locals and international visitors. One of the places with the best food is Lek & Rut Seafood Counter. Fresh seafood dishes such as fish, shrimp, crab, shellfish, mussels... are served on simple tables along with plastic chairs.

ChinaTown - Top 5 markets for food lovers in Thailand

ChinaTown is one of Bangkok's oldest markets

3. Silom Soi 20

People often won't miss busy and bustling areas when traveling to Bangkok. Silom Soi 20 Market is one such area. You can eat and drink at Silom and shop at Sathorn. Silom Soi 20 is considered to be an extremely attractive destination for Bangkok. Here, you can find famous Thai dishes such as Khao Soy, bamee asawin, ee-mee fried chicken... You can try these dishes at Bamee Gua Restaurant (82 Lang Suan Road), Khao Soy Silom Soi 3 (Silom Soi 3, Soi Pipat)...

Silom Soi 20 - Top 5 markets for food lovers in Thailand

People often won't miss busy and bustling areas when traveling to Bangkok

4. Chatuchak

It would be remiss if we did not mention Chatuchak Market in this article. Chatuchak Market is only available on weekends. The market was built in the 40s of the last century. Chatuchak is truly a weekend paradise for travelers visiting Bangkok.

In addition to shopping, you will be hard to miss many unique dishes, bearing the flavor of Thailand. The stalls here are extremely eye-catching. Some tuk tuk that sell fruit juice along the way will add energy when you feel thirsty. You can choose from baked goods, fast food to snacks, desserts... 

Chatuchak Market - Top 5 markets for food lovers in Thailand

Chatuchak is truly a weekend paradise for travelers visiting Bangkok

5. Pratunam

Pratunam Market is famous for its accessories shops. However, besides that, Pratunam is also very popular with Thai street food. When you come here, you will get lost in the food maze. You can see food and drink anywhere. If you come to Thailand, let's experience this market.

Pratunam - Top 5 markets for food lovers in Thailand

Pratunam Market is famous for its accessories shops and vẻy popular with Thai street food

The top 5 markets for food lovers that we shared above are currently very popular. These are also the markets that you should not miss when coming to Thailand. In addition, there are many night markets, food courts or other famous places that you can refer to. So, please follow our posts regularly and ready to take a trip !

Hang Moon

Image sources: Internet

 

 

Questions & Answers

Ask a Question

Related travel guides

Back to Top