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Soul Food Mahanakorn


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#180 of 2,166 Asian in Bangkok
Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner

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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Asian, Thai, Fusion
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed March 1, 2020 via mobile

Came here for a group of friends dinner with 5 adults and 3 kids (7 months, 5 and 7) and the service and the food were absolutely amazing. We ordered pretty much every dish on the menu, but was blown away by the massaman. Both...More

Date of visit: March 2020
Reviewed February 26, 2020 via mobile

A casual space with great food, we were recommended this place from a friend who visits often when in Bangkok so gave it a go we had made reservations cos heard it always gets busy. Last night in Thailand and I had to have a...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed February 16, 2020 via mobile

We started with banana flower fritter app with prawns. Very nice, really like the dipping sauce. Veg curry had very nice flavor. Smoked duck larb was also a good dish. As noted, perfect service. Upstairs tables cooler and quieter.

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed January 29, 2020

This was the first sit down meal we had in bangkok and it is one we will remember forever. We started with the fried banana leaves which were tasty. My husband got the Duck Larb and was enjoying it until I took a bite of...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed January 1, 2020 via mobile

Great spot for dinner! So good we decided to have our new year eve dinner two nights later! Friendly from their first greeting until our departure, plus many of the staff recognized us on the second visit immediately. The cocktails are uber unique, full flavored...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed December 16, 2019 via mobile

Not a pretty place but interesting. Firstly, the wait staff was really good. Great level of English and never intruding but always around. The food was the star. Banana blossom salad was a pungent explosion of flavor. The slightly smoky eggplant was sour, spicy and...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed December 8, 2019 via mobile

Not the best food we had while in Bangkok, but the food was good. I had the Pad Thai and my wife had the Massaman Curry. The atmosphere of the restaurant was cool and service was excellent. Our drinks were also very good. We would...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed December 8, 2019 via mobile

Just visited this small restaurant in Thong Lo again and it’s still fantastic Great food, I’ve never had a bad dish here, you cannot seem to go wrong whatever you order, Beer Laos dark and lovely staff Great cocktails and music that doesn’t intrude on...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed November 29, 2019 via mobile

We were recommended to check this place out by a friend who lives in the area. From our Marriott hotel it was only a 4 minute walk. This place looks small on the outside but they have more seating upstairs which was where our table...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed November 18, 2019

We went there spontaneously and were very satisfied with our choice - excellent food and good prices! Very recommendable

Date of visit: November 2019
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January 18, 2018|
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Response from Jon M | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I would recommend reserving a table -- it was pretty busy in the evening when I went there, plus the restaurant is not super large.
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