A Flavorful Journey into Isan Cuisine at SOI JU CLUB in Chatuchak Market
If you're a food enthusiast seeking an unforgettable culinary adventure, look no further than SOI JU CLUB, the newly opened traditional Thai-Isan restaurant nestled inside Chatuchak Market. Operating exclusively on weekends from 11:00 AM to 10:00 PM, this gem offers a tantalizing menu of bold flavors, fresh ingredients, and unique dishes that are sure to captivate your taste buds.
Isan cuisine is renowned for its fiery spiciness, and SOI JU CLUB proudly delivers on that reputation. The menu boasts an extensive selection of dishes that cater to various preferences. Here are some must-try highlights:
Duck Spicy Salad with Herbs and Minced Catfish Spicy Salad with Herbs: These minced meat salads, featuring catfish and duck, are seasoned with lime juice, fish sauce, chili peppers, and an array of herbs, providing an explosion of flavors.
Thai Papaya Salad: Customize your level of spice in this classic dish made from shredded green papaya, green beans, tomatoes, peanuts, and more. It's a perfect appetizer or side dish.
Tam Tad (Thai Spicy Salad Tray): This unique platter includes spicy papaya salad with salted crab and fermented fish sauce, Ubonratchathani pork sausage, pork crackling, deep-fried sweet pickerel, rice noodles, Korat stir-fry noodles, and boiled egg – an ideal sharing option with friends.
Lao's Papaya Salad: Experience the Lao twist on papaya salad, combining shredded green papaya with chili, fish sauce, tomatoes, and rice noodles.
Grilled Pork Neck: Savor tender and juicy pork neck dipped in spicy and sour tamarind sauce, or opt for the equally delectable fried version.
Deep Fried Duck Lips: While not substantial in meat, these crispy duck lips are an entertaining snack with a slightly salty and delightful flavor.
Fried Chicken Wings and Deep-Fried Pork Belly with Fish Sauce: Marinated pork belly fried to a golden, crispy perfection and served with a mouthwatering sauce – a true treat for your taste buds.
SOI JU CLUB offers an assortment of uncommon dishes that are hard to find in Bangkok. Adventurous eaters will appreciate.
Deep Fried Cricket with Herbs: A protein-packed snack popular in Thailand and Cambodia, offering low calories and fat content.
Bull Frog Soup: A global delicacy made with bullfrogs, flavorful broth, and aromatic herbs and spices.
Watermeal Duckweed Soup: Packed with nutrients, this unique plant-based soup adds a nutritional punch to your meal.
Pair your Isan feast with sticky rice, steamed rice, Korat's stir-fried noodles, or rice noodles for a complete experience. Complement your meal with Thai brandy or local Thai beer while enjoying live Thai folk music all day.
Accessing SOI JU CLUB is convenient, with parking available at OR TOR KOR Market (OTK Market) or via the nearby Skytrain stations. For BTS Skytrain travelers, alight at Mo Chit Station and exit from exit number 1. Chatuchak Weekend Market also offers ample shopping and dining opportunities. (SOI JU CLUB located on entry no.29)
In summary, SOI JU CLUB Isan Restaurant is an affordable culinary haven that promises an unforgettable journey through Isan cuisine. Whether you're a seasoned Thai food enthusiast or a curious traveler, this restaurant at Chatuchak Market deserves a spot on your must-visit list. For more information, you can reach them at 0825617466 or locate them on the map here. Don't miss the chance to savor the bold and authentic flavors of Isan at SOI JU CLUB Chatucak weekend Market!
Call: 082 561 7466
Open: Sat - Sun 11.00AM. - 22.00PM.