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One of Bangkok’s best-kept secrets is Khlong Toey, a chaotic, sprawling food market not far from the city’s centre. It’s a travel photographer’s dream, packed with shouting market vendors offering live produce, fresh fruit and vegetables and cooked...more
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Rama IV Road | Khlong Toei, Khlong Toei, Bangkok 10110, Thailand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The retailers - street food vendors or stand alone owner run restaurants, they source their supplies from here. Starts early morning with most of the meat vendors starting to clean up by 8 am Be it whole variety of seafoods (jumbo prawns only come in...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank AnilM430
Reviewed February 12, 2019

This is a working market and as such live chickens in cages can be seen ready for slaughter... water on the ground also (best not ask what from) so need to best wear walking shoes which are water resistant versus flip flops. We found this...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Stuart294265
Reviewed February 6, 2019 via mobile

A very traditional market where local people come to buy vegetables, meat, clothes,... There are very few tourists in this market as it is not located in the city center. The place is pretty dirty and smells quite bad but it’s part of the game....More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Kalmec
Reviewed December 30, 2018 via mobile

Good stuff always ask the local. This is a little bit out from Bangkok. But very good place to contact with the true local. No body speak English here. But everyone know how to use calculator. No problem with the wet shopping experience on the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank trevorw573
Reviewed December 5, 2018 via mobile

I rated 4 stars because i really love to experience local culture and activities, away once a while from the touristy scenes. The local groceries and fresh produce are really unique and cheap. The people are polite even if you just there to take photos...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 6, 2018

Lived nearby and done a lot of shopping there for fruit, veg etc. It was a fraction of supermarket prices. Wear your shoes!!!!!!

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank kuduman_10
Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

Was a great sight and very pungent. The variety of food is amazing from live to the chopping board. Colors. Smell and we only saw a few tourists. This is where Bangkok get his food for thousand of restaurant. Ee loved it but time to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank youbel1970
Reviewed October 18, 2018

Travelling to markets is always a bit exciting, unsure of the type of experience you will have, but this was average. We visiting mid morning and at least one third of the shops were closed. There was nothing special to buy that you can't get...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank sulong56
Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

Filled with sights, colours and sounds of a truely traditional wet market. A must to see how fresh food is sold in a large area where fresh produce is brought in regularly for locals. Live fish, poultry, fresh fruits and spice, the Khlong Toei Market...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Smho383
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Place for local n cheap fruits n spices. Only go if you are ok with the wetness and dirtiness. A very big market that runs 7/24.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Oda Solesvik O
April 7, 2018|
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Response from luisgP9460UD | Reviewed this property |
I’ve been there around 2pm and many stands closed already. If you are planning to visit get there in the morning - seriously not the best spot to visit if you haven’t been to BKK many times
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Gaurav S
May 19, 2017|
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Response from Mich_GMan | Reviewed this property |
Seeds yes...Plants yes, I do not recall seeing soil.
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Shamsa A
August 17, 2016|
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Response from Haza H |
Yes they do have, but you need to browse through carefully within meat section. You will find at least 2 Halal meat sellers.
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