An incredible destination, Udon Thani is full of restaurants providing a variety of tasty dishes. Nam Nueng is one of the most famous Vietnamese dishes you can sample. In addition, there are plenty of other dishes waiting for you to taste.
A favorite dish influenced by Vietnam migrants, Nam Nueng is the hottest dish when visiting Udon Thani. VT Nam Nueng is a well-known restaurant for you to try Nam Nueng.
Easily found in every shop – house in Udon Thani. Choose from 2 types of Moo-Yor, fried or steamed. A savory local food item.
Pan fried – egg
A common dish in Northeastern Thailand, Pan fried – egg can be topped with Chinese sausage, Moo Yor or minced pork. It can be eaten with white rice or by itself.
Spicy papaya salad
The most famous dish, Spicy papaya salad or Som Tam is the hottest/spiciest dish to order when visiting Udon Thani or any province in Northeastern Thailand. There are a variety of flavors for you to try.
Recently, Northeastern food or Isan food has been quite popular among tourists. There are many varieties of Northeastern food served in many restaurants. Udon Thani is one of the provinces that is full of Northeastern food restaurants. There are a lot of dishes for you to try. Below are some of the recommended restaurants for you to check out!
An older restaurant decorated in a simple style that serves many Thai food dishes as well as international dishes. Their 2-storey building can service all customers.
Location: 79-81 Talad-thanarak road, Makkhang, Mueng, Udornthani
Open: Every day from 10.30 am. – 22.00 pm.
VT Nam Neung
One of the most famous restaurants in Udon thani, there are 2 branches for you to choose from. Here you will be served a variety of Thai and Vietnamese dishes. One of the favorite dishes that you can order is Nam Neung because of its flavourful taste and secret recipe. Furthermore, inside the shop also sells souvenir items for you to bring back home.
Location: 354/1-3 Pho-sri road, Makkhang, Mueng, Udon Thani
Open: Every day from 06.00 am. – 20.30 pm.
If you are dreaming of simple breakfast dishes, then King Ocha might just be for you. There are many dishes for you to try such as Pan – Fried egg with toppings, filled buns, and many more local favourites. The ambience inside the shop is filled with locals enjoying a morning talk together.
Open: Every day from 04.00 am. – 11.00 am.
The local restaurant named Khao Piak has been open for over 35 years. There are 4 branches which serves you a local dish called “Khao Piak” or Vietnamese Rice Noodle Soup. All dishes are finely made and its unique taste sets it apart from others.
Location: Srisuk road, Makkhang, Mueng, Udon Thani
Open: Every day from 05.00 am. – 17.30 pm.
Krua Kai Tu Pong
This small North-Eastern style restaurant named “Krua Kai Tu Pong”, is well-known among locals in Udon Thani. Many dishes are served at this restaurant, try the exclusive “Kai Pae Sa” which is a serving of a whole chicken with side dishes.
Location: 248 Moo.8 Udon-Nongsamroang road, MooMon, Mueng, Udon Thani
Open: Every day 10.00 am. – 17.30 pm.
Som Tam Chae Kai
A simply decorated, comfy ambience, North – Eastern food restaurant called “Som Tam Chae Kai”, located along the road. All dishes are totally awesome because of its great taste. Making this shop one of the most famous among tourists.
Location: 230/28 Assawamit road, Makkhang, Mueng, Udon Thani
Open: Every day from 07.30 am. – 16.30 pm.
Samuay & Sons
Put yourself into a cozy ambience and enjoy the creativity of “Samuay Sons.” A Thai – fusion restaurant located inside a tailor’s shop, all dishes are finely made and selected by the chef to serve you with the best quality of food.
Location: 133/25 Ponpisai road, Makkhang, Mueng, Udon Thani
Open: Every day 11.00 am. - 14.30 pm. / 17.00 pm. - 21.30 pm.
Madam Pahtehh, is a cool restaurant decorated in a vintage style that makes you feel more lively and comfy once you step in. Tourists always visit here to try the different varietes of food and beverage.
Location: 133/25 Ponpisai, Makkhang, Mueng, Udon Thani
Open: 06.29 am. – 14.29 pm. Closed on Sunday.
The mixed fusion style of Thai North-Eastern and Vietnam food is what you will encounter here. You can try many kinds of breakfast dishes like Pan – fried eggs with toppings, filled bun, Vietnam pizza and many more delicious dishes. This is one of the oldest and tastiest restaurants in Udon Thani. Moreover, the simple and chill ambience lets visitors enjoy their meal to their hesrts content.
Location: 22/12 Srisattha road, Makkhang, Mueng, Udon Thani
Open: Every day 06.00 am. – 13.00 pm.
Rung Roj Ocha
An old noodle shop “Rung Roj Ocha” has been opened for several years. Steamed duck with noodle soup is the favorite dish among visitors. Its secret recipe makes this dish very special and tasty.
Location: 70/4 Adulyadech road, Makkang, Mueng, Udon Thani
Open: Every day from 07.00 am. – 15.30 pm.
When people think about traditional Thai food, they may wonder what the origin recipe and taste of incredible Thai dishes were actually like. Udon Thani is one of the provinces that has plenty of traditional restaurants still open for tourists to visit and try some awesome dishes.
One of the oldest restaurants in Udon Thani where all the Thai dishes are made in a simple style but exudes amazing taste. The restaurant is 2-storeys tall and provides a large space for you to chill out.
Location: 78-81 Thanarak market road, Makkhang sub-district, Mueng district, Udon Thani province
Open: Every from 10.30 am. – 22.00 pm.
Right next to the King Ocha, you will spot the Vietnamese restaurant called “Daorueng.” It is one of the tastiest restaurants in Udon Thani. They serve a variety of breakfast dishes such as pan – fried eggs, filled buns, and many Vietnamese dishes.
Location: 22/12 Srisattha road, Makkhang sub-district, Mueng district, Udon Thani province
Open: Every day from 06.00 am. – 13.00 pm.
If you are a Thai sukiyaki lover, Aun Chit is the perfect match for you. The recommended dish at this restaurant, enjoy your sukiyaki with some local favorites such as chicken rice, pork satay with peanut sauce and many mouth-watering dishes.
Location: Srisattha road, Makkhang sub-district, Mueng district, Udon Thani province
Open: Every day from 09.00 am. – 16.00 pm.
A local restaurant, Khao Piak has been open for over 35 years. Khao Piak or Vietnamese Rice Noodle Soup is the specialty dish here. There are 4 branches open in Udon Thani for you to choose.
Location: Srisuk road, Makkhang sub-district, Mueng district, Udon Thani province
Open: Every day from 05.00 am. – 17.30 pm.
Racha khai krata
One of the oldest restaurants in Udon Thani, try many great dishes at an affordable price. Pan fried – eggs, breads, tea and hot coffee are the favorite menu for tourists and locals.
Location: 36/9 Panprao road, Makkhang sub-district, Mueng district, Udon Thani
Open: Every day 06.00 am. – 10.00 am.
A noodle shop, “Rungroj Ocha” has been around for many years. Order the local favourite steamed duck noodle soup and savour its amazing taste and smell.
Location: 70/4 Adulyadech road, makkhang sub-district, Mueng district, Udon Thani province
Open: Every 07.00 am. – 15.30 pm.
Madam Pahtehh is a cool restaurant decorated in a vintage style. When you step into the restaurant you will feel relaxed and at ease. Tourists always visit here to try the many varieties of food and beverage.
Location: 133/25 Poanpisai road, Makkhang sub-district, Mueng district, Udon Thani province
Open: 06.29 am. – 14.29 pm. Close every Sunday
Rabiang Patchanee Restaurant
Surprise yourself with a variety of divine dishes created by professional chef, Rabiang Patchanee. This restaurant is a popular place for visitors to fill up their stomach while enjoying the nice ambience.
Location: 53/1 Baan Noan road, Makkhang sub-district, Mueng district, Udon Thani province.
Open: Every day from 10.30 am. – 23.00 pm.
Ying Udom Pan – fried eggs
This enduring restaurant has been open for over 32 years. Ying Udom Pan – fried eggs serves plenty of breakfast dishes that is famous among tourists looking to start their day on a full tank.
Location: 245 Prajak road, Makkhang sub-district, Mueng district, Udon Thani province
Open: Every day from 05.00 am. – 11.00 am.
If you are looking for a simple breakfast dish, then King Ocha might just be for you. There are many dishes for you to try such as pan – fried eggs with toppings, filled bun, and many other favourites. The ambience inside the shop is filled with locals making morning small-talk together.
Location: 22-22/1 Srisattha road, Makkhang sub-district, Mueng district, Udon Thani road
Open: Every day from 04.00 am. – 11.00 am.
With plenty of coffee shops and restaurants in Buriram, locals have created their own unique style of enjoyment. Here are the most popular and relaxing coffee shops in Buriram among Thai and foreign tourists.
Right next to downtown in a non-distinct looking apartment, this is the location of BROM café. Serving a variety of coffees, snacks and desserts for you to enjoy.
Location: Sansuk Park, Sansuk alley, Mueng district, Buriram province.
Open: Every day from 09.00 am. – 19.00 pm.
L Twin Café
L Twin Café, a place where you can sit and enjoy your favorite cup of coffee surrounded by good vibes along the river. Also, make sure to explore the Ducati showroom inside the café.
Location: 248 Moo.15, Isaan sub – district, Mueng district, Buriram province.
Open: Every day from 08.30 am. – 21.00 pm.
Tri Cafe & Restaurant
The incredible dishes and beverages served at Tri Café & Restaurant is perfectly match to anyone who loves to enjoy their coffee in a peaceful environment surrounded with a variety of flora.
Location: 685/8 Chokchai – dechudom road, Nang rong road, Buriram province.
Open: Ever day from 11.00 am. – 22.00 pm.
A coffee house located in the center of the city providing a variety of tastes that serves up plenty of coffees, bakeries and desserts. Somewhere here you can seat down and relax after a tough day at work.
Location: 31/14-5 Thani road, Nai Mueng sub-district, Mueng district, Buriram province
Open: Monday – Friday; 08.00 am. – 18.00 pm.
Café De Bu
Near Chang Arena stadium, there is a little café named “Café De Bu” that is decorated in a unique style. Popular among Thai and foreign tourists for relaxing and hanging out.
Location: 399 Moo.18 Buriram – Prakonchai road, Isaan sub-district, Mueng district, Buriram province
Open: Every day from 07.00 am. – 20.00 pm.
A Day Awesome Café
One of the coolest cafés in Buriram, decorated in a modern style. A Day Awesome café features a huge tree that is a signature of the café. Once you step in, many varieties of coffees and desserts are waiting for you to sample.
Location: 38/26 Nai Mueng sub-district, Mueng district, Buriram province
Open: Every day from 07.00 – 22.00 pm.
Class cafe Buriram
The different style of decoration makes Class café in Buriram stand out from others. It has become a well – known destination to all tourists. There are plenty of dishes and beverages here for you to try.
Location: 141 Sensiri-anusorn intersection, buriram-nangrong road, Isaan sub-district, Mueng district, buriram province
Open: Every day from 07.00 am. – 21.00 pm.
In center city, near Walking Street and the Night Bazaar is the location of Zixgar café. Decorated in a simple style and serving up a wide variety of coffees, teas, foods, and desserts.
Location: 2/4-5 Nai Mueng sub-district, Mueng district, Buriram province
Open: Monday – Saturday from 09.00 am. – 20.00 pm.
When talking about recommended dishes of Buriram province, there are many kinds of dishes for tourists to try. Don’t miss out on the original and famous dishes of Buriram province.
Louk Chin Yeun Kin (Meat balls)
A popular street food, Louk Chin Yeun Kin (Meat Balls) you can find many vendors selling them in front of Buriram train station. It is a signature dish among tourists and local people who travel to Buriram by train.
Stewed pork leg
Stewed pork leg is one of the favorite dishes in Buriram province. Each restaurant has their own secret recipe to serve visitors.
A common dish, “Grilled fish” are can be found anywhere around Buriram. But the
uniqueness of the grilled fish from Buriram is due to the freshness of the ingredients and
Grilled Sticky Rice
Grilled sticky rice has been an original item in Isan region for a long time. This dish is easily made and easily found.
Kung Chom (Crushed shrimp)
A must try dish, “Kung Chom (Crushed shrimp)” is an original menu of the Isan region that is made from a special process and found only in the Isan region.
Kang Buan (Thai – Isan style soup)
A famous dish in Pra Kon Chai district, it is the originally from Cambodia. Nowadays, this
dish is quite rare because it is only made for special occasions.
A land of journey in the Northeastern part of Thailand, Buriram is a famous destination among tourists. What makes it even more special are the varieties of divine northeastern style foods where you can find many delicious restaurants.
Kha Mu Nang Rong (Ching Nam)
Possibly one of the oldest restaurant in Buriram, for 70 years ago Ching Nam serves up a special menu called “Kha Mu or stewed pork leg”, a favorite dish for all visitors. Guaranteed by its long queue, you can’t wait to try this dish.
Location: 219/1-2 Moo.5 Chokchai – dech-udom road, Nang rong sub-district, Nang rong
district, Buriram province.
Open: 06.00 am. – 20.00 pm.
Made from secret sourced produce, Kwang Jaw restaurant creates a variety of dishes. When you step in, make sure to try the red barbecued pork on rice, congee and egg noodles with dumplings.
Location: 142/89 Niwas3 road, at traffic light intersection, a cross Grand hotel
Open: 06.00 am. – 15.00 pm.
Khu Mueng Duck Grill
One of the most popular restaurants in Buriram, “Khu Mueng Duck Grill” is a Northeastern mstyle restaurant guaranteed by many TV shows. There’s cozy seating surrounded by rice fields. You will enjoy having your meal at this amazing place.
Location: 357 Moo.10, Khu Mueng sub-district, Khu Meung district, Buriram province.
Open: 08.00 am. – 17.00 pm.
Baan Chay Nam, Buriram
A favorite restaurant in Buriram, serving up all kinds of Thai and Thai Northeastern foods.
Surrounded with a cozy ambience and simply decorated, there’s also local Thai-Isan
performances for guests to enjoy.
Location: 456 Isan sub-district, Meung district, Buriram province
Open: 16.00 pm. – 24.00 pm.
Sri Supan Nang Rong Hainanese chicken rice (Khao Mun Kai)
All kinds of chicken rice dishes are served up here. One of the top restaurants in Nang rong district, lots of tourists come here and they are never disappointed.
Location: 441 Praditmana road, Nag rong sub-district, Nang rong district, Buriram province
Open: 07.00 am. – 16.00 pm.
Song phi nong restaurant
A restaurant opened 10 years ago, Song phi nong is home to many Northeastern foods.
Enjoy your favorite dish in the nice surroundings.
Location: Dinosao soi, Buriram – Prakonchai, Sakaekha sub-district, Meung district, Buriram province.
Open: 07.00 am. – 19.00 pm.
Thipparos Kung Chom
Thipparos Kung Chom is a souvenir shop where you can grab yourself a favorite present.
Kung Chom, is one of the popular items to bring back home because of its special
ingredients and production process.
Location: Moo.1 Prakonchai sub-district, Prakonchai district, Buriram province
Open: 08.00 am. – 18.00 pm.
The meeting point for locals in Buriram, Chumon Coffee is the place to relax yourself with
your favorite cup of coffee surrounded in a serene and cozy ambience. Once you step in,
don’t forget to order the Chinese doughnuts, one of the recommended dishes in this shop.
Location: Nai Meung sub-district, Meung district, Buriram province
Open: 04.00 am. – 19.00 pm.
Ruen Kaew Fish Grill
Ruen Kaew has to be one of the most famous shops in Nang rong district, not only do they grill fish but they also serve up a variety of Thai and Isan food. Visitors can enjoy the nice view surrounded by the cozy ambience.
Location: 612 Chokchai – Dech-udom road, Nang rong sub-district, Nang rong district,
Open: 10.00 am. – 23.00 pm.