Bangkok has just announced that it's reopening to international visitors again on October 15! This news comes with 70% of Bangkok's residents being expected to be vaccinated from Covid-19 by then. According to CNA,
70 per cent of Bangkok’s population have already received their first dose of COVID-19 vaccine. Well if you're planning to take a trip and head to the land of a thousand smiles some time soon, now that we know we can, you're going to need to know where to get halal food there! Fortunately, we have a helpful guide to finding yummy Muslim-friendly street food in Bangkok ?
P.S. Wondering what nearby attractions you can visit after lunch in Bangkok? Check our Muslim-friendly 4D3N itinerary to explore the city like a local!
What Halal Food Is There In Bangkok?
1. Sinthorn Steakhouse
If the thought of a succulent slab of freshly grilled steak excites you as much as it does to us, then Sinthorn Steakhouse is the perfect place for you! This halal eatery is one of the most famous eateries among Thai Muslims. It's also the largest! With quality grilled meats and a wide variety of cuisines from Thai to Mediterranian, you're in for an absolute feast if you dine in at Sinthorn Steakhouse. P.S. Exploring Bangkok post-covid 19? Check out this important guide!
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And for those who love the experience of cooking your own food at a restaurant, Sinthorn Steakhouse even serves halal Thai barbecue-steamboat!
: 3333-, 134/9 Ramkhamhaeng Rd, Hua Mak, Bang Kapi, Bangkok 10240, Thailand
2. Yusup Pochana
You'll find that this eatery lies off the beaten track. So if you're feeling a little more adventurous, this is the way to go! Yusup Pochana is famous amongst both locals and tourists for their iconic Thai Muslim dishes. Have a taste of their Thai style briyani with yellow rice, or bite into their delicious roti mataba!
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Alternatively, you could indulge in their rich soups or their Kuruma Peh, a variant of goat curry that they are absolutely famous for!
: 19/2 Prasert-Manukitch Rd, Khwaeng Chorakhe Bua, Khet Lat Phrao, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10230, Thailand
3. Maedah Restaurant
The food at Maedah Restaurant is absolutely delicious. With a medley of different cuisines all in one spot, you're going to have a difficult time choosing what to eat! Located in
Pratunam, one of Bangkok’s major shopping areas, this eatery makes for a great stop for you refill while you’re shopping and exploring the area.
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From Turkish kebabs and Indian briyani to local dishes like pad thai, you won't get bored. Oh and did we mention? Their tom yum is known by many to be one of the best in Bangkok! Whatever you might be craving for, there’s bound to be something for everyone here.
: 120/372 ซอย สมประสงค์ ถนน ราชปรารถ Khwaeng Thanon Phaya Thai, Khet Ratchathewi, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10400, Thailand
4. Yana Restaurant
If you're exploring Bangkok then you're bound to find yourself at MBK, the city’s most famous shopping centre. And with Yana Restaurant
being in the area, you won’t have to stress over trying to find halal food! Their menu serves up a mix of Western, Thai and local favourites such as tom yum, curry, and even pasta.
P.S. These desserts in Bangkok are the perfect way to end off your meal!
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Fill up at this halal eatery in Bangkok
in the midst of all your shopping to enjoy a stress-free day. Halal status:
: 444 Phayathai Rd, Khwaeng Wang Mai, Khet Pathum Wan, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10330, Thailand
5. Samat Muslim Food
Merely a 3-minute walk away from ARL Ratchaprarop Station and right oppostie Pratunam Market is a quiet, hidden gem: Samat Muslim Food! Affordable and comforting, Samat Muslim Food's menu items will bring you some calm after a long day of being out and about.
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Don't miss out on their refreshing Tom Yum. It's sour,
spicy and tangy all at once!
419 Ratchaprarop Rd, Khwaeng Makkasan, Khet Ratchathewi, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10400, Thailand
6. Saman Islam
What could be better than indulging in a comforting bowl of beef noodles accompanied by a side of freshly prepared Thai fishcakes after a long day of braving the sweltering heat of Chatuchak Market? Smack in the heart of Bangkok's largest weekend market
, Saman Islam is the best place for Muslims to satisfy their appetites while they're at Bangkok's largest weekend market.
P.S. Looking for halal food in your hotel?
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They've got everything: from spicy tom yum to crispy fried chicken! Halal status:
: Section 16, soi 24, Chatuchak Weekend Market, 251 Phahonyothin Rd, Chom Phon, Khet Chatuchak, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10900, Thailand
This isn't even the end of the list - there are more halal eateries in Bangkok than you think. You just have to know where to find them ?