Top 10 dishes to try in Thailand

Thai salad-“Yam wun sen”

There are many reasons to visit Thailand, such as full-moon party, beautiful beaches, sacred temples… Of course, we can not mention its delicious foods. Indochina tours Thailand

Thai cuisine is a festival of the fragrant and fresh. Whenever you visit, the abundance of delicious flavours will make you want to extend your stay. Don’t leave Thailand without tasting…

Tom yum

This herb-forward broth is often referred to in English-language menus as ‘sour Thai soup’. The shrimp broth version – tom yum kung – is lauded, and justifiably so: the combination of a spicy soup and fatty prawns result in an unusual but delicious and diffently Thai amalgam.

An spicy and delicious dish in Thailand

An spicy and delicious dish in Thailand- source: internet

Pad kaphrao

This street food is the special combination of meat flash-fried with holy basil (the eponymous kaphrao) and a generous helping of fresh chilli and garlic. The one dish meal style of Thais often providess over rice and crowned with a fried egg,


Laap (also known as larb or larp) is Thailand’s northeast areas in one rustic dish; takes the form of minced meat seasoned with roasted rice powder, lime juice, fish sauce and fresh herbs. You should eat it with sticky rice, fat grains of rice that are steamed and eaten by hand.

Eat Laap by hand, then the taste will be delicious more

Eat Laap by hand, then the taste will be delicious more- source: internet

Khao soi

When in Thailand’s north, don’t miss this unique, curry-based noodle soup. It is typically covering around beef or chicken, the optional sides of lime, sliced shallots and crunchy pickled greens provide a pleasing contrast with the rich, spice-laden, coconut milk-based broth and soft, squiggly wheat-and-egg noodles.
Phat Thai

In the 1930s, a Chinese-Thai chef invented Phat Thai. This dish is made from thin rice noodles stir-fried with egg, tofu and shrimp, and seasoned with fish sauce, sugar, tamarind, vinegar and dried chilli has subsequently reigned as the poster boy for Thai cuisine. mango cruise mekong

This Phat Thai dish was made by a Chinese- Thai chef

This Phat Thai dish was made by a Chinese- Thai chef- source: internet

Som tam

People in Thailand’s rural northeast had created Son Tam, this dish of crunchy unripe papaya is pestled with lame, tomato, long beans, chilli and fish sauce and bruised in a mortar , has found a foothold in virtually every corner of the country. Cope the dish with a basket of sticky rice for a delicious yet piquant Thai meal.

As drinking snack or side dish, you’re bound to encounter this ubiquitous Thai ‘salad’ that combines meat or seafood with a tart/spicy dressing and fresh herbs.

Yam wun sen is the great introduction to the genre, slinky glass noodles coupled with minced pork and shrimp.

Thai salad-“Yam wun sen”

Thai salad-“Yam wun sen”- source: internet

Kai yang

Thai-style grilled chicken owes its fame to the people of the country’s northeast, who marinate the bird in a unique mixture of fish sauce, coriander root and garlic. Cope the bird with sticky rice and green papaya salad, and you have one of Thailand’s most legendary meals.

Khao phat

For many Thai people, fried rice is comfort dish. The taste variations are endless, and the dish is often the result of improvisation, but a staple at seafood restaurants across the country is the simple but delicious khao phat puu, rice fried with hearty chunks of crab and egg.

A comfort dish for every traveller in Thailand

A comfort dish for every traveller in Thailand- source: internet

Green curry

For Thai food novices, there’s probably no better starting point than this intersection of a piquant/herbal spice paste and rich coconut milk. You need to remember to do as the Thais people and cope the curry with a plate of jasmine rice – it does not mean that it need to be eaten on its own as a soup.

With an typical style and taste of Thais food, these dishes will satisfy their clients. If you are going to travel to Thailand, remember to seek them out in order to enjoy these special taste.

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