If you are looking for an excellent restaurant in Bangkok, you should definitely check out Ruan Songnaree Restaurant, located on Sukhumvit 33. The restaurant has an incredible menu that has been filled with high quality ingredients and a wide range of flavors to choose from. What makes this restaurant unique is the fact that it often does not hold back from offering extremely spicy meals which usually is avoided by restaurants where a lot of international customers come.
The restaurant’s name, Ruan Songnaree actually means the house of two elegant ladies and it certainly seems that way. From the moment you step in until you reach your table you can admire an incredible interior that seems to be contrasting the busy streets outside. The decor has been selected to create a lovely Thai traditional atmosphere with small interesting elements such as silk tablecloths, warm wooden or beige tones and various antiques that can be admired throughout the rooms. Here you will certainly relax as the atmosphere is extremely peaceful and inviting. The high quality menu and the amazing flavors that have been selected make it such an excellent choice for those who want to try authentic traditional Thai cuisine.
The friendly service, the traditional and very tranquil background music and the pleasant atmosphere, can all make your experience here unforgettable. Among the many things you can taste here you should know that the Tom Yam Kung is one of the most important dishes in Thai cuisine, especially when it comes to dinner parties. It is actually an exquisite soup that is served in a clay pot that has a flame underneath it, so that it is kept hot during serving. The soup is made with shrimp, tomato and mushrooms along with notes of lemongrass and chilly which give it an incredible taste. Another dish you should try at Ruan Songnaree is their amazing Red Chicken Curry; the dish takes the visitor on a journey through various flavours as it comes served inside a pumpkin slice and made with lots of spices that make it spectacular. The dish is served with a creamy zesty sauce with Thai chilli paste that goes incredibly well with the tender chicken. There are also other great dishes those who come here should try such as the Fried Noodles with Seafood, an excellent choice for those who want to avoid animal produce. Another great choice is the Raw Shrimps with Fish Sauce, a great Japanese inspired dish.