Thai food in Beijing. You're so close to Thailand in China that delicious aromas from Bangkok sweep up into the country and have infected the population with a deep passion for delicious Thai food. As a result, you can find all manner of Thai delicacies around Beijing.
For up-scale Thai food, head to Lotus Blue on HuoHai Lake, where you'll find some interesting decor as well as some of the best Thai food you've ever tasted. The mixed vegetable plate is especially delicious, and the drinks menu is vast. Meanwhile, the decor is other worldly and you'll want to return time and again to this Beijing hot spot.
Purple Haze is a great date spot, and with several locations around Beijing if you love the food you'll be able to find it easily around town. The purple decor isn't off putting, and the food (especially the pad thai) is delicious, promptly served and hot!
Very Siam and Muse offer South-East Asian foods that stretch from Vietnamese influences to Thai and even a bit of Indian. You'll enjoy the fusion cuisine, but the spread is so vast you can easily dine on all Thai-inspired menu items.
Pink Loft, Phrik Thai, Lantung and Little Bangkok all offer authentic Thai cuisine at affordable prices considering you'll be getting authentic, real-deal Thai right in the heart of Beijing. The foods are delicious and the chefs are Thai, making the meals exactly as they'd be served in Thailand.
10A Xinyuan Xili Dongjie (in the alley northwest of Yuyang Hotel)
Truly tasty Thai and South-east Asian dishes...
51-6 Di'anmen Dajie
Homage to Herge, and amazing Thai to boot... read more
Oppsite Workers Stadium
Happening morning, noon, & night... read more
The Gateway Building 10 Yabao Lu
East Third Ring Road
Opposite the Jing Guang Center
Solana, 6 Chaoyang Gongyuan Lu
San Li Tun Xi Wu Jie 1
Behind German embassy