See & Do

Khlong Toei Market

Andrew visits a morning market with the freshest foods in the city. He eats sapodilla, fried bamboo larvae and fried red ant larvae at the market, located in the industrial working-class neighborhood.

Bangkok, Thailand


Pork Brain Soup Eatery

Andrew visits Bangkok's inner city, and finds a little eatery with a make-shift kitchen where their specialty is soup made with pork brains.

28/1 Praeng Phuthorn Road Phra Nakhorn, Bangkok 10120


Boat Noodles Eatery

This eatery is hosed in an open-air tent in Bangkok's business district. They specialize on boat noodles, one of the city's signature foods.

Chaisamoraphum Monument area, Bangkok


Raw Bull Penis Eatery

Head to this little shack behind Bangkok's Lumpini Park to get a taste of another special soup, where the main ingredient is bull penis.

Soi Mahadlek Luang 1, Rajchadamri Road, Bangkok


Bo Lan Restaurant

This classy little restaurant is known fro bringing ancient Thai cuisine into the 21st centry. Try the naem, fermented pork, and pla gulou, fermented fish.

42 Soi Pichai-rongnarong-songkram Sukumvit 26 Road Klongteoy, Bangkok 10110


Cabbages and Condoms Restaurant

Dine in a restaurant known for its food and for its mission to spread the word about protected sex. Try the spicy shrimp salad.

10 Sukhumvit Soi 12, Bangkok

See & Do


Andrew and Nana Chen stroll through Chinatown to check out the street vendors, and sample food, including roasted duck head and tarot root with bean dessert cake.


Jok's Kitchen

Even the biggest celebrities have to wait in line to get a table at this restaurant. Try the fried gingko nuts, pig stomach, sea cucumber soup, tea-smoked duck, and crab claws.

23 Soi Isara Nuphap Thanon Phlab Phla Chai Chinatown, Bangkok


Spa Foods Restaurant

Vegetables are used to make faux versions of classic entrees usually made with meat, including shrimp fried with lemongrass and garlic, spicy shredded pork & beef stir-fry and roasted duck in tomato coconut curry.

181 Praditmanootham Rd , Wangtonglang, Bangkok 10310


Bird's Nest Restaurant

Bird's nest soup is a delicacy in Bangkok. Workers spend a painstaking amount of time taking real nests apart to make this special soup.

Yaowarat Rd. Chinatown, Bangkok

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Dessert Village

Visit the Bankrua community in Bangkok where people make desserts in their homes that are sold by street vendors, including a pumpkin squash custard dessert.

Bankrua Community, Bangkok