Bangkok Poutine: A taste of home, community, and local celebrity for the city’s French Canadians

By some estimates, there may be as many as 100 — but French-Canadian expat Sophie Mottet guesses there are just a few dozen of her fellow Quebec natives living in Bangkok. She’s only met a handful of Francophone countrymen in her year and a half in the city. Unlike the huge communities of Americans, Brits, Chinese, ...

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Soi Food Series: Ditch the cliche Yaowarat and get yourself to Soi Yotse

Soi Food Series: Ditch the cliche Yaowarat and get yourself to Soi Yotse

If you’re craving street food, you’ve already had to say goodbye to Soi 38 and the main drag of Yaowarat can be a bit cliche. To add somewhere new to the map, try...

Daniel Thaiger, Bangkok’s original viral burger, turns 5 tomorrow — we’ve got deets on the party, and expansion plans

Daniel Thaiger, Bangkok’s original viral burger, turns 5 tomorrow — we’ve got deets on the party, and expansion plans

Five years ago, one of the hippest things to do in Bangkok was go and stand in line in front of the Daniel Thaiger burger truck on Soi 38 and pray that you and your friends got...

Sawadee-ka, PBR: ‘Iconic’ American beer arrives in Thailand, and we’ve got pics to prove it

Sawadee-ka, PBR: ‘Iconic’ American beer arrives in Thailand, and we’ve got pics to prove it

‘Murica’s favorite low-end beer, Pabst Blue Ribbon — lovingly known by grandpas and hipsters alike as PBR — has landed in Thailand. Over the next few weeks, it...

Cali-Mex Bar & Grill: California-style Mexican eats and beer taps at the table

Cali-Mex Bar & Grill: California-style Mexican eats and beer taps at the table

Cali-Mex is a pretty well-known chain in Hong Kong and China, with 20 locations offering traditional — well, the Californian version of traditional — Mexican dishes...

Lazy ‘Sundays’: This charming Thong Lor cafe is making waves for its eclectic design

Lazy ‘Sundays’: This charming Thong Lor cafe is making waves for its eclectic design

While many cafes in Bangkok choose to go the industrial loft route when it comes to design, this Thong Lor spot is doing things a bit differently. And you’ll notice as soon as...

New Tastes: Pure Luck opens (what’s likely) the world’s first Kombucha School in Bangkok

New Tastes: Pure Luck opens (what’s likely) the world’s first Kombucha School in Bangkok

Kombucha fans that have been in Bangkok for a few years may recognize the name Pure Luck. The American-Thai couple that owned the former fermented drink brewery in Old Town...

10 tips for making home-cooked Thai food, from a Le Cordon Bleu-trained professional chef

10 tips for making home-cooked Thai food, from a Le Cordon Bleu-trained professional chef

Natchayakorn “Chef Fai” Limkertpol is a graduate of Thailand’s best culinary school, Le Cordon Bleu Dusit in Bangkok. These days, the Phuket chef splits her time between...

Nitro Labs: Decked-out tuk-tuks in Bangkok serving cold brew coffee on tap

Nitro Labs: Decked-out tuk-tuks in Bangkok serving cold brew coffee on tap

We first noticed Nitro Labs coffee several months ago as we rushed by on our way to the Bangkok BTS. The multiple coffee taps in the side of a decked-out tuk-tuk caught our eye....

Hip Ekkamai bar and eatery Nowhere BKK features mysterious stairways that lead to nowhere

Hip Ekkamai bar and eatery Nowhere BKK features mysterious stairways that lead to nowhere

Perched above Ekkamai Soi 6’s Tha City Loft Hotel is Nowhere BKK, a modern cuisine eatery offering healthy, unusual, and vegan-friendly options, a kid-friendly brunch, great...


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