Bangkok late night food spots

If you’re someone who stays up late, you’ll know that one of the biggest struggles for night owls is when the late night food cravings hit – be it for snacks or full-on main courses.

But don’t worry – Bangkok is a city that never sleeps, and Bangkok supper spots come aplenty. These place are sure won’t let you go to bed with an empty stomach. Here are 10 Bangkok late night food spots that will quell your nighttime hunger pangs. Some shops are even open 24h!

1. Somyoth (สมยศ ข้าวต้มรอบดึก) – Late-night khao tom perfect for preventing a hangover

Three Bib Gourmands prominently displayed in front of Somyoth.
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Khao tom (ข้าวต้ม) is Thailand’s answer to drunkenness-related issues. The rice soup dish is very similar to congee, but where you can still see individual grains of rice. It’s long been a light dish perfect for breakfast or a late-night snack, making it perfect for preventing the post-party next day hangover. 

Somyoth (สมยศ) is the quintessential Thai open-air restaurant serving affordable, but unbelievably delicious dishes. If its mark of excellence is not obvious by the constant crowds despite the late hours, then its Bib Gourmand might do it for you. It’s a classic Bangkok supper spot you’d wanna try.

Just head on down, get some rice soup and a main to go with it and you’re set.

Address: Chok Chai 4, Soi 72 Thanon Satri Witthaya 2, Lat Phrao, Bangkok 10230
Opening Hours: 4pm-4am, Daily
Contact:  +66 8 5224 4617 | Google Maps

2. Go Ang Pratunam Chicken Rice –  authentic Hainanese food

If chicken rice is where your heart is at, then Go Ang Pratunam Chicken Rice is your go-to place. The restaurant has also been recognised by the Michelin Bib Gourmand in 2018 and 2019, so you know this late-night meal is going to be delish.

go ang pratunam

Their Hainanese Steamed Chicken Rice is a must-order item. The dish comes with slices of soft steamed chicken atop a bed of broth-cooked rice that is super flavourful on its own. Don’t forget to drizzle the savoury and spicy sauce all over your meal before digging in. 

Read our full review on Go Ang Pratunam here.

Address: 960-962 Petchburi Soi 30, Phetchaburi Tat Mai Road, Makkasan, Ratchathewi, Bangkok 10400
Opening Hours: 6am-1.30pm | 3pm-9pm, Daily
Contact: +66 2252 6325 | Google Maps

3. Shinya Shokudo – Izakaya with tons of finger food to nibble until sunrise

The facade of Shinya Shokudo which looks like it's been plucked from a Tokyo alley.
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Inspired by award-winning manga-turned-television drama of the same name, Shinya Shokudo (深夜食堂) is a small, unassuming izakaya tucked in between two shophouses. Much like its namesake, the small eatery is open into the late hours of the night.

The cozy shop feels like its been plucked out of a small alley in Japan, but maybe not as clean. The food, however, is exactly what you’d want from a place like this. It serves the classic Japanese dishes you’d find from a Japanese restaurant in Thailand with delicious meat skewers and a side of alcohol. 

The vibes are perfect for a late night hangout with friends. Whether or not you and your friends end up like the eccentric customers of the eponymous manga is entirely up to you.  

Address: 23/8-9 Thaniya Rd, Suriya Wong, Bang Rak, Bangkok 10500
Opening Hours: 5pm-4am, Daily
Contact:  +66 2714 0220 | Google Maps

4. Shabeebee Roti-Cha – halal restaurant in city centre

Shabeebee Roti-Cha
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Situated in the heart of Bangkok, Shabeebee Roti-Cha has been serving delicious halal dishes, both sweet and savoury. This is a great pitstop whether you’re in the mood for a light snack or a big meal.

If you’re looking for something to fill you up, get the Shabeebee Set which includes rice or naan, 2 curries of your choice, fried chicken or beef, salad, watermelon, and tea.

They offer also offer both Indian and Thai curries, like Green Curry like korma. All are available with chicken or beef.

Shabeebee Roti-Cha food
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If you want something sweet, go for their crispy roti with 2 dips.

Address: 22, Chula Alley 12, Wang Mai, Pathum Wan, Bangkok 10330
Opening Hours: 11am-12am, Daily
Contact: +66 9 9359 5979 | Google Maps

5. Jeh O Chula (ร้านเจ๊โอว) – XXL Tom Yum MAMA noodles

jeh o chula

Foodies in Bangkok are no strangers to Jeh O Chula, which is famous for its giant Tom Yum soup with MAMA noodles. This iconic dish is known as the MAMA OHO and is only available after 11pm. 

We recommend going straight for the MAMA OHO with all the toppings that comes with tender prawns, squid, crispy pork, meatballs, and eggs. Yum!

jeh o chula pork

You can’t forget their crispy pork either!

Read our full review on Jeh O Chula here.

Address: 113, Jarat Mueng Alley, Rong Muang, Pathum Wan, Bangkok 10330
Opening Hours: 4.30am-12am, Daily
Telephone: +66 6 4118 5888 | Google Maps

6. Suki Tee Noi Buffet (สุกี้ตี๋น้อย ลาดพร้าววังหิน) – sukiyaki buffet that’s open till 5am

Suki Tee Noi Buffet
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Ever been in bed, only to dream of having a buffet feast in the middle of the night? Well,  Suki Tee Noi Buffet makes that dream into a reality, offering sukiyaki buffet that is open till 5am!

For Only around ฿200 per person, you will get to fill your hot pot with beef, pork, chicken, and seafood items like prawns, mussels, and squid. 

Suki Tee Noi Buffet trays
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Also, you don’t have to walk around to get the food because they will be carried to you by the staff. 

Do note that there is a 1.5-hour time limit per meal. Check out other outlets here.

Address: 2, Alley 59, Lat Phrao Wanghin Road, Lat Phrao, Bangkok 10230
Opening Hours: 12pm-5am, Daily
Contact:  +66 9 0910 2263 | Google Maps

7. Jae Daeng Thai-Esan (เจ๊แดง ไทยอีสาน ราชเทวี) – Northeastern cuisine that packs a punch

For folks with steel stomachs, head straight to Jae Daeng Thai-Esan for some Isaan cuisine, that’s known for packing a fiery punch. 

Jae Daeng Thai-Esan
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We recommend ordering Som Tam Pu Pla Ra, a cold salad consisting of shredded papaya, tomatoes, and dried chillies mixed with pickled crabs, Thai anchovies, and lime juice. You will get spicy, tangy, and savoury flavours all in one bite.

Pair the som tam with some protein like grilled prawns or tender grilled pork – pork shoulder marinated in pepper and soy sauce.  

Address: 386 Phetchaburi Rd, Thung Phaya Thai, Ratchathewi, Bangkok 10400
Opening Hours: 10.30am-3am, Daily
Contact:  +66 8 1550 9989 | Google Maps

8. Ouan Pangping Nomsod (อ้วน ปังปิ้ง นมสด) – grilled buns for just ฿25

Image credit: อ้วนกิ่งเพชร ขนมปังปิ้ง นมสด via Facebook

Ouan Pangping Nomsod (อ้วน ปังปิ้ง นมสด), known by locals as Ouankingpetch (อ้วนกิ่งเพชร), which started off as a little food cart 50-years ago, still serves its yummy grilled bread with many toppings to choose from.

The toast is grilled on a charcoal stove, which gives it a nice smoky flavour. This also makes sure the bread is crispy on the outside and warm and fluffy on the inside.

Ouankingpetch bread
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There are tons of toppings such as strawberry jam, marmalade, honey, condensed milk, and chocolate. Out of all flavours, we recommend the stall’s homemade Thai pandan custard, a smooth, aromatic spread similar to kaya.

The buns start from just around ฿25 per piece. 

Address: 234 Phetchaburi Rd, Thanon Phetchaburi, Ratchathewi, Bangkok 10400
Opening Hours: 6.30am-4am, Daily
Contact: +66 6 1939 6624 | Google Maps

9. Let’s Say Cafe – free board games all day long

Let’s Say Cafe does not only offer tasty munchies 24/7, but is also home to a cool collection of board games that you can play with your buddies at any time of the day. 

Let’s Say Cafe games
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While trying to beat your friends at a game, warm your tummy up with some buttery omelette rice with shrimp or, if you prefer, with bacon instead.

Let’s Say Cafe food
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Don’t forget to order an iced cocoa or fresh milk to wash it all down.

Address: 440, 19-20 Soi Ratchawithi 3, Thanon Phaya Thai, Ratchathewi, Bangkok 10400
Opening Hours: 9am-4am, Daily
Contact:  +66 9 7235 4994 | Google Maps

10. Wake Up Coffee – refreshing kakigori and bingsu

wake up coffee
Image credit: WAKE UP COFFEE Thailand via Facebook

If your idea of a late-night food is something that’ll wake you up, this Bangkok supper spot fits right in. Situated in major cities across Thailand, Wake Up Coffee serves drinks and desserts like bingsu, cake, and toast.  

Here, you can get fun drinks like peppermint coffee latte, an iced milk coffee with refreshing mint syrup, or cocoa lava – chilled milk with thick, chewy chocolate syrup.

mango baby snow
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As for desserts, get the mini bingsus in a cup, like Mango Baby Snow, a cup of shaved ice topped with bite-sized pieces of mango topped with sweet condensed milk. There also are other flavours like orange, watermelon, and brownie.

If the mini version can’t satisfy your appetite, then go with a regular-sized bingsu.

Address: 71, The Sense Pinklao, 50 Borommaratchachonnani Rd, Arun Amarin, Bangkok Noi, Bangkok 10700
Opening Hours: 24 hours, Daily
Contact:  +66 2100 1122 | Google Maps

11. Sabsudjai (แซ่บสุดใจ) – Spicy Isaan food to keep you up

Late-night street food diner Sabsudjai packed late into the night.
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If coffee doesn’t keep your engine running late into the night, then perhaps a strong kick of spice will. Sabsudjai (แซ่บสุดใจ) literally means “as spicy as your heart desires” and is the name of a late-night Isaan eatery in Thong Lo.

Thong Lo is well known to be an area housing a lot of Japanese residents working in Thailand. But did you know that a lot of Japanese people also stay in the Isaan region because a lot of their factories are stationed there? That’s why you know that Sabsudjai has to be delivering some real authentic Isaan spice. 

Either way, you can’t go wrong here with their unreasonably reasonable prices for the upscale district or their authentically spicy Isaan taste. 

Address: 161 4 Sukhumvit Road, Khlong Tan Nuea, Watthana, Bangkok 10110
Opening hours: 11am-4am, Daily
Contact: +66 8 6992 9641 | Google Maps

Bangkok late night food spots for night owls

Don’t starve yourself to sleep, especially when there is an arsenal of tasty food all around the city waiting for you to devour. Don’t forget to all your night owl friends for some late-night meals with these Bangkok late night food spots before hitting the sack!

For more Bangkok late night food, check out Baan E-sarn Muangyos that serves Isaan food. For another Japanese izakaya that feels like it’s been plucked straight out of Japan, check out Sasaya.

Cover image adapted from The Smart Local Thailand, @yuuii84 via Instagram, @iceyaadaniel via Instagram

Article originally published by Ra Krishnan on 5th December 2019. Last updated by buranond on 31st August 2023. 

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