All posts tagged "Thai"

  • A Taste of Bangkok

    I receive a lot of cookbooks during the year, but a recent one, Bangkok: Recipes and Stories from the Heart of Thailand stood out because of its...

  • Thai Restaurant Cooks Authentic Dishes From Home

    The Thai New Year of Songkran is coming up next week and if you haven’t had Thai food in the city recently, there are several...

  • Thai Street Food, Now in Uptown

    There’s a lot more to Thai food than simply hot chilies. An Uptown family is taking a unique approach, serving traditional “street food” dishes from...

  • Uncle Boons

    Behind the unassuming name lies an oasis of fiery, funky and bold Thai flavors, curated and executed by two former Per Se cooks, husband Matt...

  • Thai Festival Hits The Loop This Week

    I’ve always wondered why the Thai Consulate waits until mid-June to hold their annual festival in The Loop. The natural choice would be in early...

  • Acrimonious Breakup at Embeya, Chef Plans Next Chapter

    Attila Gyulai and Thai Dang in Embeya’s early days   “I was taken advantage of,” says a quiet, almost despondent Thai Dang. Sitting in a...

  • Nong’s Khao Man Gai

    Chef Nong Poonsukwattana understands the value of doing one thing really well. That’s why you’ll only find the titular Khao Man Gai (chicken and rice) on...

  • Thai Spicy BBQ

    This unassuming, family-owned Thai restaurant in L.A. serves up superb traditional Northern Thai cuisine. Local Thai Chef/Ambassador Jet Tila introduced me to this place, and...

  • Ganda Siamese Cuisine

    Here’s a reference you don’t see very often when writing about Los Angeles: Ganda Siamese Cuisine is just a 5-minute walk from the Hollywood/Western subway...

  • Lotus of Siam

    Yes, it’s still worth going here. Despite the fact that every writer and TV personality in the country has been here, you can still eat...

  • Chada Thai & Wine

    While Lotus of Siam still gets most of the press’ love and attention, don’t overlook this Thai gem in the desert, about 15 minutes from...