A recent addition the Catalan food scene, Thai cuisine has quickly gained the appreciation of local dining enthusiasts. Thai cuisine combines exotic ingredients with patient and careful preparation. In Barcelona it benefits greatly from the high quality local produce on offer.
The number of Thai restaurants in Barcelona has increased significantly over the past decade and there is something for every taste and budget; from the most authentic Thai dishes to the ever popular fusion restaurants that combine Asian recipes with local influences such as tapas. A common factor among all Thai restaurants is the use of spicy chillies. Those who are not accustomed to hot food should take some caution when selecting a dish and if in doubt ask the recommendation of a waiter. Thai cuisine is rich and varied, containing duck meat, vegetables, aromatic soups, their famous noodles and several varieties of curry flavours.
Knowing Barcelona recommends some typical and delicious dishes including as pa kao, the pad see ew and pad thai.