TOP 13 MUST EAT FOODS in Chiang Mai, Thailand (DIY Thai Food Tour)

We lived in Chiang Mai for 5 weeks eating delicious Thai food, and we narrowed it down to our top 13 foods/drinks you MUST get in Chiang Mai. You can find all the details of where we ate on our website: 🙂 They range from street food on motorbike stands to cute cafes, and they’re ALL AMAZING!

Travel vlog 571 | Chiang Mai, Thailand | Country #82/100

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20 Replies to “TOP 13 MUST EAT FOODS in Chiang Mai, Thailand (DIY Thai Food Tour)”

  1. Bon Tong

    That Khao Soi restaurant was good maybe ten years ago when it first opened but I wouldn't bother with it now; definitely a victim of its own success. Major Faux Pas in your video: Khao Soi is a dish that originates in Yunnan province in China and was brought to Chiang Mai by Muslim horseback traders, known as Jin Haw (literally galloping Chinese). As a Muslim dish authentic Khao Soi is NEVER made with pork, but usually chicken. Chiang Mai's night bazaar was the site of the original trading market for the Jin Haw and muslim influences still remain. If you want authentic Khao Soi Chareon Prathet Soi 1 (off Chagklan rd at the Night bazaar) has several Khao Soi restaurants, as well as a mosque.

  2. lovmebaby1

    I found you guys looking for info on Copenhagen. Liked your vlogs so much I stopped any new ones and went back to the beginning to start. I’m only on this one now but after all this time I finally broke down, went to my highest rated Thai restaurant and got some Khao Soi and mango sticky rice. Such a sucker for food. Pretty yum! 👍🏽👏🏽 Hi from Kansas 🤗

  3. Utkarsh Patil

    Thank you guys. Me and my wife visited Chiang Mai last month. Your video helped us so much. Visited almost all the places you suggested, literally sat on the same table and let me tell you, the food was awesome!!!! Thank you so much !!! Cheers !!!

  4. SimplyEasy

    Your video is the best. You inspired me. I lived in Chiangmai long ago, that why I clicked when I saw. Miss Khoa Soi!, the most popular local dish in the Northern part if Thailand, especially in Chiangmai.

  5. Takeshi_Zero

    10.22 It's called Larb. It's actually similar to the one you would see in the Tom's spiderman film when they are in Thai restaurant and aunt May say "I Larb you" hahaha
    Now, what you had in the video was a Larb in northern style (salty flavour with herbs) while in the movie is a north-eastern style one (sour and salty flavour with herbs). They have totally different flavours, they are both delicious!
    Love your vlog. So natural.

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