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Bangkok Dim Sum

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For a fabulous dining treat while visiting the exotic city of Bangkok, you must treat yourself to a Dim Sum meal. Dim Sum is a traditional Chinese meal that usually consists of many different appetisers and dumplings, all steamed or fried to perfection. You and your companions can usually choose from the many different delectable dishes from a cart that is wheeled around to your table. It is customary to choose several different Dim Sum dishes and share with your companions.

For some of the best Bangkok Dim Sum, try the Shang Palace Chinese Restaurant in the Shangri-La Hotel. For a modest price, you can partake in an all you can eat Dim Sum buffet that offers 32 different choices of treats including barbeque pork, roasted duck, shrimp wanton and many other specialties. Dim Sum features both hot and cold dishes and is a wonderful way to sample some exotic Chinese cuisine.

Another place to get superb Bangkok Dim Sum is at the Summer Palace, a Cantonese restaurant locsted at the Intercontinental Hotel in the heart of Bangkok. This is not an all you can eat buffet, but an elegant, sit down restaurant. The chef is from Hong Kong, the home of authentic Dim Sum, and makes such tempting treats that you will most likely visit the Summer Palace at least twice during your Bangkok holiday.

For more than 16 years, the Lok Wah Hin restaruant at the Novotel Hotel in Siam Square has been serving up fabulous Bangkok Dim Sum to a delighted crowd. The all you can eat Dim Sum buffet is well worth the modest price and there is also an extensive menu of Chinese favorites, including shark fin soup, an exotic aphrodisiac. The elegant restaurant is both romantic and ambient and the service, as is the case with most restaurants in Bangkok, is very friendly and hospitable.

Still another place to experience exquisite Bangkok Dim Sum is in the Bai Yun Chinese restaurant located on the 60th floor of the Banyan Tree Hotel. This contemporary and stylish restaurant has a wonderful Dim Sum buffet that is open during the week and also on weekends. There is truly something for everyone at the Bai Yun Chinese restaurant and the prices are very reasonable.

The China House, located in The Oriental hotel is another wonderful place in which to indulge in delicious Bangkok Dim Sum. Set in a charming colonial house, the romantic setting is only offset by the fabulous food. This is yet another restaurant in the heart of Bangkok where you can experience a fabulous Dim Sum buffet.

To experience wonderful Dim Sum while listening to charming Chinese music, visit the Chinese Restaurant at the Grand Hyatte Erawan Bangkok. This is not a buffet, but has some delicious Dim Sum creations prepared by master chef Leung Kon Sum.

During your holiday in Bangkok, be sure to partake in a delicious Dim Sum meal. No matter what your tastes, there is certainly something to tantalise your taste buds. Bangkok Dim Sum is a real treat - the service is friendly and pleasant, the ambiance of the restaurants is lovely and the food is excellent.

Last Updated: 27 Feb 2008