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PRICE RANGE
$5 - $9
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Asian, Thai
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Bib Gourmand: good quality, good value cooking
Simple restaurant
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Reviewed March 15, 2020

Having dinner on our last day in Bangkok, the restaurant is situated on a small soi, 10 minutes walk from our hotel. The restaurant is on the big block of land with a large car park in the front of the restaurant. Specially on many...difference of Som Tum dish (Thai Salad), Grilled chicken (Gai yang). Other available dishes are Ok, not yummy as other restaurants. Waiters and waitresses were slow in services in peak hours. Atmosphere is quite relaxing. Not too expensive, the final bill for 4 dishes plus a Chang beer is around 700 Baht. Will come back to visit on next tripMore

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed February 21, 2020

Good Thai Esan foods, hot and spicy. Excellent service, perfect atmosphere.Tum Luang Prabang and coconut ice cream is the must

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 11, 2020 via mobile

Good as all way. Due to the virus, there was no q and better service... Luangprabang and morning gory salad are very testy.

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed January 20, 2020

Authentic Thai restaurant. We visited for dinner and had beautiful food including papaya salad with prawn, stir fried noodles with pork and drinks all for under 700 baht. It is frequented by local people which is always a good sign. Nice ambiance with friendly waiting...staff. Worth finding if you are in the area.More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed November 7, 2019 via mobile

The restaurant was not far from Tong Lor BTS. The atmosphere was great. Food was yummy. This place was suitable for meeting with friends.

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed November 2, 2019 via mobile

OMG. Food is so great. All food come with different sauces, feeling so πŸ˜‹πŸ˜‹πŸ˜‹ Surprised dish is deep fried morning glory. witshrimp sauce. Must try itemπŸ˜‹πŸ‘πŸ»

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed November 2, 2019 via mobile

We were there just after the lunch hour but the place is still packed. Managed to find a table within 10 minutes. Started - Papaya salad with salted crab This signature dish is truly earned its place. The sourness n sweetness is just perfectly tuned...by the chef. Tom yam soup is a clear type which is hard to find sometime. The fresh ingredient just made the soup so tasty πŸ˜‹ The spicy mince pork is the highlight for me as I can just ate the whole plate by myself...so yummy 🀀 The fish cakes is steamy hot with the sweet chilli sauce, perfect combination. Overall the plates are quite small portions, for those with a big stomach space like me might have to order few more dishes.More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed August 10, 2019 via mobile

This place serves up Isaan style food in a modern clean environment. Be prepared to wait to get seated, this place is very popular. We tried some of the classic Isaan dishes. The Somtum or papaya salad was only so, so, as it was a...bit too salty (or too much msg perhaps). The laarb was absolutely amazing, perhaps it was this dish that earned them the Michelin plate. The Yum Talay was good but then I have to admit I never had a bad one. Prices a bit on the higher side but yet very affordable.More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed July 14, 2019 via mobile

This restaurant is a northeastern food house specializing in somtum or papaya salad and other Northeastern food. Wr love its flavor for grilled chicken, somtum, tomyum, and grilled pork. It is a busy lace full with foreign tourists and price is a bit high.

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed July 13, 2019 via mobile

Their somtum is great and comes in many varieties, but the Larb us really to die for! Not expensive, clean, friendly staff, quick service! Efficient and good value for money

Date of visit: February 2019
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No, they don't offer any set dinner. They do not serve the usual Thai cuisine like, basil chicken, tomyum, phad thai, curry, etc. They offer Isarn food like somtum papaya salad, yum wunsen, fried chicken, larb moo, etc... More
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Baan Somtum Sathorn is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 3.5