Som Tam (Spicy Green Papaya Salad) at Talad Neon

Talad Neon is a newer night market located near downtown Bangkok in Pratunam. Open from 5pm-midnight the market has a load of souvenirs, clothes, and food options for tourists and locals.

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One of MTGB’s favorite foods is som tam or spicy green papaya salad. The best thing about som tam is the many varieties and styles from all different parts of the country. We found a few really good ones at Talad Neon and had to share them with you!

Tam Poo Bphaa Ra: spicy green papaya salad with salted crab mixed in pla ra (pickled fish)

Tam Poo Bphaa Ra: spicy green papaya salad with salted crab mixed in pla ra (pickled fish)

Tam Pha Bphaa Meuk: spicy green papaya salad with squid

Tam Pha Bphaa Meuk: spicy green papaya salad with squid

Tam Khao Phod: spicy sweet corn green papaya salad with salted eggs

Tam Khao Phod: spicy sweet corn green papaya salad with salted eggs

Tam Koh Moo Yang: spicy green papaya salad with grilled pork neck

Tam Koh Moo Yang: spicy green papaya salad with grilled pork neck