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Soei Restaurant

Soi Phibun Watthana 6, Samsen Nai, Phaya Thai, Bangkok 10400, Thailand
+66 81 563 3131
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good19%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“mackerel” (35 reviews)
“raw shrimp” (6 reviews)
“curry” (17 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
Soi Phibun Watthana 6, Samsen Nai, Phaya Thai, Bangkok 10400, Thailand
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Reviewed 29 April 2018

I was delighted to read some of the glowing reviews of this place, since I live about 1km away. I was really looking forward to eating here. Anyway, we went last week, and the food was ok, nothing special, though it took a long time...More

Date of visit: April 2018
2  Thank scottpT149GZ
Reviewed 22 April 2018

I was taken there by friends of the owner.. It is located in a soi near Samsen station. I was not aware of any special treatment: it was a regular occurrence. First impression: the food was exquisite, although presentation was very everyday. It looked like...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank PhineasFogg54
Reviewed 11 April 2018

I found this restaurant thanks to Mark Wiens of the website Migrationology. This restaurant is not easy to find in the new location and it's in the outskirts of Bangkok so you need a cab driver, but you will be rewarded with some of the...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank JSolitude
Reviewed 12 March 2018

I love Thai food and Soei is incredible. I have not been to the new location but cannot wait to go back in April, 2017. Amazing and intense, spicy and savory flavors. Go early as you can wait a while during the lunch rush. I...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank jermid22
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Went to Soei restaurant because a friend recommended it. They had a lot of choices but they seemed to be specialized in seafood. They had a written down menu and a menu with pictures and I decided to just point out at a picture because...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank viller198
Reviewed 2 March 2018

Recommended by Mark Wiens, we found a Thai food haven. We had a big breakfast but couldn't stop eating when we were there. The food was fresh, tasty and non compromising regarding foreigner's taste (no matter nationality). The way they handle the seafood is amazing....More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Linhnguyen-swe
Reviewed 1 March 2018

Like many others, we found this restaurant through Mark Weins enthusiastic review. It's moved from it's original location. It's tucked away a bit - but it's a pleasant 25 minute walk from Sanam Pao BTS station guided by google maps. There weren't many customers there...More

Date of visit: February 2018
1  Thank BadSheep
Reviewed 29 January 2018

this restaurant is one of my favourite restaurants, everything on the menu is just fantastic and you really can't go wrong with anything that you order, but you must order the shoft shell crab curry no matter what

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank Blurz26
Reviewed 28 January 2018

Food and travel blogger Mark Weins recommends this as one of the most authentic and best Thai restaurants in Bangkok. Based on that recommendation we went there for lunch. I can happily confirm that his recommendation is 100% accurate, and that my lunch at Soei...More

Date of visit: January 2018
1  Thank Steve F
Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

If u love Thai food, and you will be visiting Bangkok, then you must make time to try this restaurant! It is recommended by Andrew Zimmern, host and producer of the travel channel series Bizarre Food! Dishes ordered and recommending as follow, yellow curry soft...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Vicki G
Home to at least a dozen hip coffee shops,
sophisticated boutiques and some seriously fine
restaurants, Ari is the newest epicentre of Bangkok
cool. Fleeing from the skyrocketing rents in Thonglor
and Ekamai, many young urbanites made Ari their new
home. This mostly residential neighbourhood outside
the city centre isn't much of a trendy area on first
sight, but if you scratch the surface of government
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13 March 2018|
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Response from coodhi | Reviewed this property |
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8 March 2017|
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Response from whitepointer |
The new address is: Soei Restaurant - ร้านเส่ย Phibun Watthana 6 Alley, Khwaeng Samsen Nai, Khet Phaya Thai, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10400 Tel: 081 563 3131
24 February 2017|
Response from rjhintz | Reviewed this property |
The new location is on Google Maps. Here is the description from searching on "Mark Wiens Soei": Located on the corner of Phibun Whattana Yaek 6 and Rama VI Soi 34, Moo Baan Piboon Whattana – Go inside the neighborhood and... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 - 21:30
10:30 - 21:30
10:30 - 21:30
10:30 - 21:30
10:30 - 21:30
10:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Soi Phibun Watthana 6, Samsen Nai, Phaya Thai, Bangkok 10400, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Bangkok>  > Phaya Thai
  • Neighbourhood: Phaya Thai
  • Phone Number: +66 81 563 3131
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