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Som Tam Nua

#434 of 10,181 Restaurants in Bangkok}
€€ - €€€Asian, Thai
392/14 Soi Siam Square 5, Rama 1 Road, Bangkok, Thailand
+66 81 257 5384
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  • Very good49%
  • Average19%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“fried chicken” (116 reviews)
“som tam” (169 reviews)
“sticky rice” (50 reviews)
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Asian, Thai
€€ - €€€
392/14 Soi Siam Square 5, Rama 1 Road, Bangkok, Thailand
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Reviewed 4 days ago

One of the food that you must try when in Thailand is Som Tam. Som Tam was a papaya salad, with chilli. I don't eat spicy food, nor papaya, nor any other thing that was in Som Tam. So, we ordered a som tam, with...More

Thank Belinda Rena B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited on Sunday night and waited 10mins for a table. Restaurant was bigger than expected since have 2nd floor. Service was no frill. Ordered a fried noodles and asked for non-spicy but they gave spicy. Chicken wings and fried fish were ok but not extraordinary....More

1  Thank Huihsien
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a must visit whenever am in Bangkok. Fried chicken wings is their signature dish and its has lots of fried garlic sprinkle on top that makes the flavor of the wings taste even better. Spicy north tom yum pork ribs soup goes well...More

1  Thank ong1213
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was named Bangkok’s best som tam restaurant by CNN Travel. That was good enough reason for me to visit. Of course I had the healthy and low-cost somtam with dried shrimp and peanuts. Papaya salad – or som tam – is a mainstay of...More

Thank pauljer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Found this place from online reviews and decided to try has I had 1 day left in Bangkok and wanted to eat in a small restaurant with several traditional small dishes. The price for most of the dishes are around 100+ bath which is reasonable...More

1  Thank Alexandre S
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Great place for chicken wings and beers. For pork lovers order the grilled pork neck its the best dish there, they even have a pork bone tom yum soup. The honey lemon taste awful, so just order a bottled drinks just to be safe.

Thank Karina B
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Waited for about 10 mins to get a table. Tried the recommended dishes like grilled pork, papaya salad and chicken wings. The taste is awesome and flavourful and as usual, the portions are small. Prices are reasonable though. Will be back again for a meal...More

Thank Jasmine L
Reviewed 4 November 2017

Visited som tam twice now on two different trips to bangkok and the food is always so good! They have a big menu with some specialty items from northern thailand which is great to try. Their fried chicken is delicious and cripsy, their seabass you...More

Thank Blackmentos94
Reviewed 3 November 2017

First time visiting som tam nua. Went to siam center branch. Ordered spicy pork neck which was so tender but portion is so small. Also ordered papaya salad with salted egg and fried chicken. All portions are small. Only 3 drumlets n 3 wings. Very...More

Thank Eatsmilesleep
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Som Tam Nua used to be good when it first started out as a humble small eatery in the early days in Siam Square. Went back there just recently, appalled by the service attitudes of the staff. They size you up at the door (maybe...More

Thank Kengo_C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, 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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