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Som Tam Nua

) #567 of 9,912 Restaurants in Bangkok $$ - $$$ Asian, Thai
392/14 Soi Siam Square 5, Rama 1 Road, Bangkok, Thailand
+66 81 257 5384
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good48%
  • Average20%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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Asian, Thai
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
392/14 Soi Siam Square 5, Rama 1 Road, Bangkok, Thailand
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Each time I visit Bangkok, Som Tam Nua is a must visit. The food is rick and flavourful and goes absolutely well with sticky rice. Must try dishes are the chicken wings and hot and spicy fish. So delectable writing this review is making me...More

Thank Lilith_Queen
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This place has become very touristy, full of Chinese and Korean tourists, but the food is still very good. Somtum was delicious, so was the fried fish and other Isaan food. Staff was efficient and friendly. Air con was freezing so you have to eat...More

Thank MikeYong1A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food were good but not the best tho. They only offer limited dishes but mostly are the must try Thai dishes. The papaya salad was refreshing and the fried chicken was good but i was expect more since everyone said it's good. Must order...More

Thank Krizia D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

went to this restaurant and was utterly disappointed with the food. the green papaya salad (very spicy and it overwhelms everything else), pad thai (soggy noodle and very oily overall), sticky rice (oversteamed and very hard). a thoroughly disappointing dining experience here (especially after all...More

Thank Ben T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Freshly prepared som tam, well balanced and taste heavenly! Paired with their garlic fried chicken and coconut...perfection! Long Q if i go during peak hours, try going during non peak for a quick bite.

Thank BryanYeow13
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We planned to try this restaurant after reading some positive reviews. At first, the staff seated us at a table that was near to the toilet. As we hope to have a better meal experience, we requested to be changed to another table. This is...More

Thank Neena0306
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So many Thai people queue outside. I think it must be a good restaurant. However, not much food variety to choose. There is no seafood, no vegetables… Other food taste ok. We want to try mango salad but sold out…

Thank MCmeow
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Very busy restaurant. I had to order at the door and wait outside for a table. The Som Tam was really nice, but not as good as I have bought on the street. The chicken wings were tasty but a bit soggy. I noticed they...More

Thank Shamrockkitten
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Great food. Will definitely be back! Had lunch here the first day we arrived and had lunch again on the last day before we left Bangkok.

Thank eeling h
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

This is our must go place whenever we visit Bangkok. There's always a queue during meal times at the Siam Square outlet but turnover is fast. The waiter would take our orders in advance and food is served when the table is available (typically 15-30mins)...More

Thank Angie T
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dohang1901
Do I have to get a reservation beforehand for a lunch/dinner for 7?
15 January 2017|
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Response from Gaengphed | Reviewed this property |
You should! Otherwise you might end up at the back of a very large line! ;-)
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 392/14 Soi Siam Square 5, Rama 1 Road, Bangkok, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Bangkok>  > Siam
  • Neighbourhood: Siam
  • Phone Number: +66 81 257 5384
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