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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 good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“mackerel” (30 reviews)
“curry” (16 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 - 21:30 Hours
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Soi Phibun Watthana 6, Samsen Nai, Phaya Thai, Bangkok 10400, Thailand
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Reviewed 14 December 2016

My favorite restaurant in Bangkok. If you like really strong flavors, this place is amazing. Discovered it via Marc Wein...thank you. My two favorite dishes are the raw shrimps and the Shrimp salad. Both have extremely intense flavors that I loved; however, if you're not...More

Thank Newbiethedog
Reviewed 7 November 2016

Took a phone call from the cab driver to the restaurant to get us there. Place was crowded with mostly locals on a Sunday night at 8:00 pm. They were out of mackrel heads and we saw the last order leave the kitchen. We tried...More

1  Thank newt72
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

2x Taxi, and Tuk Tuk to get here. Trip advisor address is incorrect and no one knows where you are taking about. Rang and ordered meal advance only to be told not available. For the hype this place has, they need to pull their socks...More

1  Thank Mauledbymeerkats
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Contacted the restaurant on Friday night, as I was advised to place an order for a plate of fried mackerel heads, since they tend to run out pretty fast. Was assured my plate and booking was reserved. Arrived at the location on Sunday at midday,...More

2  Thank Giacomo V
Reviewed 14 October 2016

We had a bit of difficulty getting to the place, luckily the staff at Soei guided our taxi driver through the phone patiently. We went there for lunch on a Sunday and it wasn't crowded however we saw they had a lot of takeaway orders....More

2  Thank Panjerri
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Having such high expectations of this place, I was a bit let down with the food here. Sure, it's not bad but then again it's not exactly amazing. I would definitely recommend the fried Mackerel cheeks though. Due to its popularity , I guess you...More

Thank 341angelines
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

After visiting the Grand Palace, we took a tuktuk to go to Soei, the tuktuk driver did not know the location, luckily we have GPS - roaming active, reached in less than 20 minutes, upon seeing the place, you will hear the bustle of train,...More

2  Thank Grace0881
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

We came hear after watching Mark Wiens' travel videos in YouTube. We arrived by Uber at about 11am. The restaurant opens at 11:30am. The manager saw us hanging around outside and invited us in. He gave us a table in the center of the dinning...More

6  Thank Terence L
Reviewed 25 August 2016

As so many others before us, we've visited the place on Mark Wiens' recommendations. He took Andrew Zimmern here to shoot for his new TV show, Driven by Food (the Bangkok episode aired just days ago), and Andrew commented that 5 of the 6 dishes...More

2  Thank Vernazza_hun
Reviewed 25 July 2016

This place is nothing to look at but the food at Soei was some of the best food I've ever eaten and I've eaten some food!! All the food in Soei is cooked by one chef so arrive at a busy time and you might...More

Thank Chris A
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 |
I would think NOT
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 Richard H | 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, Child-friendly, Kids
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>  > Ari
  • Neighbourhood: Ari
  • Phone Number: +66 81 563 3131
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