137 Pillars, Chiang Mai: A fine romance

  03/16    Thailand

137 Pillars is a romantic and elegant spot hidden away not far from Chiang Mia’s riverfront, where pan-Asian flavours hit the right notes.


Gaggan wins ‘Asia’s Best Restaurant’: My piece for CNN

  03/15    Thailand

http://www.cnn.com/2015/03/09/travel/asia-best-restaurant-gaggan/ Gaggan in Bangkok named Asia’s best restaurant By Chris Dwyer, for CNN Updated 12:52 AM ET, Tue March 10, 2015 (CNN) For the second year running Bangkok has nabbed regional culinary bragging rights in Asia with Gaggan taking home the coveted number one spot at the San Pellegrino Asia’s 50 Best Restaurant Awards. Shortly after …

Soul Food Mahanakorn Bangkok

Soul Food Mahanakorn, Bangkok: I’m a soul man

  01/15    Thailand

Soul Food Mahanakorn: Review date December 30 Overall score: 8/10 In the days after Christmas, Bangkok means traffic-free streets, clear skies and restaurants where you can get reservations at the last minute. However it was just as well we booked a table at Soul Food Mahanakorn as, even in a quiet time of the year, the …

Nahm Bangkok

Nahm, Bangkok: Third time unlucky

  12/14    Thailand

Nahm, Bangkok: Review date December 26, 2014 Overall score: 6.8/10 This was my third visit to Nahm, the multi award-winning Thai restaurant under David Thompson. My first was to its original incarnation in London at the Halkin Hotel just after it won a Michelin star, the first Thai restaurant in the world to do so. It was a …