Traditional Thai Food

Chingrai City Dining Information and Reviews

Chai Nam Restaurant Chiang Rai

Chai Nam Restaurant Chiang Rai

Chai Nam Restaurant on the Kok River just north of Town is by far the best hidden secret of Chiangrai. Well known to the local and Bangkok Thai   Chai Nam has a modest wine list; the rather extensive menu offers Traditional Thai food and some Western European food. The old rule of thumb that […]

Chiangrai History One Bowl at a Time

Chiangrai History One Bowl at a Time

If Thais are chili aficionados in the south, gourmands in the center, and food daredevils in the northeast, then those in the north, an area ruled for centuries by warring empires, are culinary mixologists. One of the area’s signature dishes — a heady mix of meat, noodles and aromatic herbs, topped with cilantro, bean sprouts […]

Chiang Rai’s Pa Suk the Best Nam Ngiew

Chiang Rai’s Pa Suk the Best Nam Ngiew

Chiangrai Times– Everyone has a dish that reminds them of their childhoods. This — and the “last meal” that a person would select were he or she able to choose — are two of the most illuminating things you can know about a person, telling you how they see themselves, and how they grew up. […]

Chiang Rai’s Ice Cream Delight

Chiang Rai’s Ice Cream Delight

Ten years ago, office worker Soraya Printrakul spent her free time making ice cream for her kids and her friends. Seven years ago, she decided to turn her hobby into a career, resigning from her job and opening a cafe she named Happy Plus offering aromatic coffee, smoothies and lots of home-made ice creams. Located […]

Learn Thai Cooking Techniques – Suwannee’s Kitchen

Learn Thai Cooking Techniques – Suwannee’s Kitchen

  Thai cooking is very simple. Its flavour come mainly from the skilful manipulation of certain essential ingredients such as Thai basil, chillies, coriander, ginger, coconut cream, garlic, onions, shallots, lemon grass, fish sauce and soy sauce. In most dishes, very little oil is used and the ingredients are lightly cooked to retain their crunchiness […]

Learning to Cook in Chiangrai

Learning to Cook in Chiangrai

  CHIANGRAI TIMES – Suwannee Thai Cooking Class offers its customers the opportunity to learn how to cook real Thai food in a traditional Thai setting, with skilled and friendly teachers who can impart the secrets of Thai cooking to you in a fun atmosphere. Your cooking experience with Suwannee is assured to be educational, […]