10 Famous Phuket Food (P2)


6. Kanom Jeen Phuket

Kanom Jeen is another well-liked soup using chicken, mushrooms, galangal, tomatoes and lemongrass cooked in coconut milk. Normally, the dish is added with some chili but it’s not that spicy, it’s sure flavorful. To make a mind blowing bowl of Kanom Jeen, you need to pick up some of the best ingredients of beef, chicken, fish, crab and vegetables.

Where to eat:

  • Khanom Jeen Mae Ting Shop, 28 Satul rd, Muang Phuket, 8.00 AM – 12.00 PM noon.
  • Pa Mai Kanom Jeen Restaurant, Satun rd, Phuket Town, just next to the Blue Elephant restaurant, 5.30 AM – 11.00 AM.
28 Satul Road Muang Phuket Phuket, Thailand 83000
Opening time: 08:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Khanom Jeen Mae Ting is a popular and excellent breakfast spot.

Mae Laund RD, Phuket, Thailand
Opening time: 05:30 AM – 11:00 AM

Kanom Jeen restaurant is the heart of Thai restaurants. It’s so famous for noodle, sauce and Thai traditional food.

Khao Man Gai via That food gray

7. Khao Man Gai

Khao Man Gai is definitely a soul satisfying chicken rice for all diners. It issues a new taste among hundreads of usual chicken rice in Southeast Asia. Khao Man Gai hosts the most delightfully flavorful and pleasingly textural items as boiled chicken, steamed jasmine rice, chicken broth and a unique sauce of ginger, garlic, chili and soyal sauce. Khao Mai Gai is truly tapped into the local and global culinary scene.

Where to eat:

The food is widely solde in several street vendors, you can

Kota Khao Man Gai, 16 – 18 Soi Surin Montri (near the traffic circle with the clock in the middle), 10:00 AM to when supplies run out

Metropole Hotel Phuket 1 Soi Surin, Montri Road Talat Yai, Mueang Phuket District Phuket 83000 Thailand
Opening time: 10:00 AM – 17:00 PM

Ko Ta Kota Khao Man Gai serves mainly khao man gai (a Thai chicken rice); one of Thailand’s most popular fast-food dishes.

8. Por Pia

Sping roll, spring roll and spring roll!

It’s always a sneak peak of what to order for every trip to Phuket. If you are grabbing a belly satisfying food in Phuket, Por pia – a Thai spring roll is more than a good option.

In Phuket, spring roll is eaten both in sit-down restaurants and also on the street. The food is simply made by wrapping fillings of meat, prawns, vegetables, rice noodles and crunchy pastry into a roll. Then, the fresh spring roll will be deep fried. At the end, you are served with a crunchy, greasy and packed full of tastiness of spring roll.

Where to eat:

  • Loktien restaurant, Thanon Dibuk, Phuket Old town, (it’s right at the intersection of Yaowarat rd and Dibuk rd), 10.00 AM – 5.00 PM.
  • Natural restaurant, 62/5 Soi Phutorn Bangkok rd, Talad Yai, Muang, 9.00 AM – 8.00 PM.
At the traffic lights between Dibuk and Yaowarat Road, right next to Hi-So Shop
Opening time: 10:00 AM – 17:00 PM

Lock Tien is a long-standing restaurant in Phuket town, known especially for their Hokkien style fried noodles. This simple food court caters to a variety of local tastes with dishes.

62/5 Soi Phutorn Bangkok Road, Talad Yai, Muang, Phuket 83100 Thailand
Opening time: 09:00 AM – 20:00 PM

Natural Restaurant has served Thai and international dishes for thousands of satisfied guests for more than 20 years and at very reasonable prices.

Por Pia via Thai cooking with Jan

9. Satay

It’s such a huge mistake if you miss out satay culture in Thailand, especially in Phuket. There is a large selection of satay from chicken, pork to beef satay. The satay is normally eaten with peanut sauce. What people like about the dish most is its peanut sauce. The sauce is a perfect combination of fish sauce, ginger, green onions, cilantro leaves, jalapenos, pepper, peanut butter, sesame oil, lemon juice, and coconut milk. For all foodies, satay is absolutely a greasy favorite treat along the way.

Where to eat:

  • Khun Jeed’s Rad-Na Yod Pak, Phang Nga rd, under the Mung Pheng Hotel, not far from On On Hotel and Kasikorn Bank, 9.00 AM – 8 .30 PM.
  • Mee Ton Poe restaurant, Phuket rd, facing both the Metropole Hotel and the Surin Clock Tower at the traffic circle, 8.00 AM – 8.00 PM.
Under the Mung Pheng Hotel, not far from On On Hotel and Kasikorn Bank
Opening time: 08:00 AM – 20:00 PM

At Khun Jeed’s Rad-Na Yod Pak in Phuket Town, you can enjoy popular dish with pork or seafood. The most popular items here are pork and chicken satays.

214/7-8, Phuket Road, Tambon Talat Yai, Amphoe Mueang Phuket, Phuket, 83000 83000 Thailand
Opening time: 08:00 AM – 20:00 PM

Mee Ton Poe Restaurant has been owned by the same family for three generations and there’s a buzz in the air at lunchtime as hungry locals come here for a quick but delicious plate

10. Roti Pancake

Roti pancake is a very unique Thai style of sweet pancakes. A Thai roti pancake has two parts – dough and filling. The dough is a mix of flour, egg, condensed milk, sugar and salt. The filling can be any of the fruits that you want to eat. At some places, these pancakes are served with thick coconut milk or ice cream on top. Make your way to any street hawkers with signs selling Roti pancake for this treat.

Where to eat:

  • Easy to find it in many street vendors on Patong beach, Phuket.
  • French Crepe Thai Pancake Vendor
Patong, Kathu District Phuket Thailand
Opening time: 09:00 AM – 20:00 PM

French Crepe Thai Pancake Vendor is an easy, fast and cheap way to enjoy the best Roti Pancake of Thailand.

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