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Somboon Seafood Surawong

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Silom
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169,169/7-12 Surawong Rd, Bangkok 10500, Thailand
+66 2 233 3104
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07:30 - 21:30
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Sun - Sat 07:30 - 21:30
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Hong Kong, China
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47 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We visit this restaurant every time we are in Bangkok. The 4 of us ordered 5 dishes and they're all so tasty. The curry crab is the main attraction but the fried sea bass is also very tasty. The setting is a little rowdy and you might need to climb a few floors of stairs to get to your table... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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39 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Struck Somboon Seafood outta my list of must-visits in Bkk. Their famous crab dish has dropped so much in standard that I'm wondering how long more would they be able to maintain having a long line of clients waiting at meal times. Please don't let the feast on the eyes fool you. The dish was totally bland in taste and... More 

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Thank anthonycs2014
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

It wasn't like this before two years Visited today for a dinner Very bad service Bad food, one dish was almost burnt and you could taste and smell it No napkins which usually they used to give, staff was trainee maybe, dishes falling down on ground Hope the owner or at least the manager read this and try to improved

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Athens, Greece
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I had visited this estuarine 25 years ago and I came back again . The food was very good but it's even better now . By far the best variety of crabs anyone would desire ...and the place is close to pat pong for a shopping tour ..

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Thank Vas M
London, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The restaurant is quite casual and ok, and not only was the food good, but the CURRY CRAB was superb!

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Thank Marisa M
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to the restaurant in the Central Embassy - apparently there are several branches. The first night we went, with two other couples, the wait was one hour. We returned the next night at 5:30pm and got right in. The food was great! Our waiter was wonderful also! We had the crab with yellow curry which is their signature... More 

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Thank Gloria B
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant was recommended in the guidebook. We chose the famous "red curry crab" but we were a bit disappointed as it looked more like crab porridge with a few claws mixed in and covered with orange grease. The other things we chose were ok but weren't really tasty. Maybe we didn't chose wisely. However, the staff were lovely and... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

tourist packed and noisy. Food is okay but dont' expect too much. Staff is friendly. Make reservation in advance otherwise you can't get a table. My favoruite one is curry crab and grilled pawn. The fried rice with crab meat is not good.

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is among top 3 seafood restaurants in Bangkok. Especially the red curry crap is simply fantastic. Please go...

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Pasig, Philippines
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Loved their curry crab which was not spicy at all --- best eaten with steamed rice because of its flavorful sauce Tom yung soup is very good, just the right spiciness! Steamed grouper is also very good, even if we did not order the live one. Fried rice is good but not the one of the best I have tasted... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Seafood, Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:30 - 21:30
Monday
07:30 - 21:30
Tuesday
07:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
07:30 - 21:30
Thursday
07:30 - 21:30
Friday
07:30 - 21:30
Saturday
07:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 169,169/7-12 Surawong Rd, Bangkok 10500, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Bangkok>  > Silom
  • Neighbourhood: Silom
  • Phone Number: +66 2 233 3104

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Staying in Silom

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Silom
Despite the lack of any major tourist attractions, this lively neighborhood is a favorite of many. Whether it's the (somewhat naughty) nightlife of Soi Patpong, the various handicraft night markets or the plethora of dining options that tickle your fancy, a night out in Silom is a must on every itinerary. It's worth a stop during daytime, too: join office workers on a quest to tasty street food during lunch and shop at Silom Complex for a great mix of Thai and international stores. After a day of strolling around the congested sidewalks, a visit to Silom's Lumphini Park, Bangkok's answer to NYC's Central Park, is a welcome change of scenery.
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