Fresh Seafood in Bangkok at Hia Wan Khao Tom Pla


The area around Thanon Chan road in southern Sathon, is home to some of the best seafood restaurants in central Bangkok. The reason: it’s close to Saphan Pla, the main fish auction of Bangkok. So around Charoen Krung and Thanon Chan, there are lots of great Thai seafood restaurants, many of which serve Chinese style seafood… [Read More]

Baan Restaurant Bangkok: Flavors of Home Cooking


A few nights ago Dwight invited my wife and I to join him for dinner at a newly opened restaurant in Bangkok called Baan Thai Family Recipes. Baan is a restaurant in Bangkok owned by chef Thitid “Ton” Tassanakajohn, the owner of the heavily praised Le Du. While Le Du is pretty high end, and… [Read More]

Sizzling Oyster Omelet at Wang Lang Market


Inside the sweaty lanes of Wang Lang Market is a restaurant that not only serves fried oyster omelets, but sizzling fried oyster omelets. The recipe is pretty simple: oysters, eggs, batter, and lots of oil (lard kind of oil), all mingled together sloppily on a hot griddle, and served on a hot skillet. What is there not to love?… [Read More]

Paknam Krabi Seafood: Halal Restaurant in Krabi Town


Krabi, with its mix of beaches, islands, waterfalls, seafood, and southern Thai food, is one of my favorite provinces in Thailand… it also happens to be where my wife is from. A lot has been changing and developing in Krabi over the last few years, and many new restaurants have opened. Krabi Paknam Seafood (ปากน้ำกระบี่ซีฟู๊ด),… [Read More]