This issue of
Citylife

Black Food

Thailand is in mourning, as are we. So instead of our usual colourful City 7 page, we thought we would take a look at some of the colour-appropriate dishes to be found in the city.

pakasilp

Pakaslip
Made to order artistic concept food is the name of the game here, including this black lod chong dessert, a combination of black sweet rice noodles served with aromatic burnt coconut, sugar cane and coconut milk.

Open 7.30am – 3pm. (Closed Tuesdays)
599/32 Lanna Village, Pa Daed
081 429 4858
Facebook: ปากะศิลป์

Toast-it

Toast-it
Everybody loves a bit of toast, and milky toasty bars are all the range even after all these years. Toast-It goes even further and gives us a striking black toast topped with a range of savoury toppings! Scrumptious.

Open 10am – 10pm (Closed Mondays)
Charoenmuang Road
098 249 1656
Facebook: toastitchiangmai

crepe
Crepe Nhong Nhue
A student favourite, this pitch black charcoal crepe comes stuffed with goodies – banana, Nutella, chilli paste, golden threads, ham and sausage, eggs, etc. and more.

Open 10am – 7pm closed Saturdays
Branches
Chang Khian road, opposite Tesco Lotus Express, Jet Yod
Rajamangala University of Technology Lanna
Facebook เครปน้องเหนือ เจ็ดยอด เชียงใหม่
083 8988446, 090 9321835

koyoto-soft
Kyoto Soft
This charcoal ice cream is best enjoyed twirled with a bright green matacha ice cream to create this striking green-black soft treat that is just melt in the mouth, quite literally.

Open daily
Malin Plaza, Huay Kaew Road
Facebook: Kyotosoft
086 421 5505

blackburger
Vikings Jungle
This Gangster Burger is as black as it gets, black buns packed with piles of meat, bacon, salad, sauce…yum.

Open 11am – 9.30pm
Facebook: Vikingsjungle
094 939 9929
Godam Korean Restaurant
Celebrate Korea’s Black Day everyday with the jajangmyun noodles, served in a rich black sauce and basking in traditional Korean flavours.

Open 6am – 10pm
Facebook: khumthaidoiangkhang
053 450 046 / 082 177 5942
Flour Flour
This little bread place has just opened along Nimman Soi 17 and one of their specialties is a bamboo charcoal loaf, packed full of detoxifiers and great for a healthy breakfast.

Nimman Soi 17
092 916 4166
Facebook: Flourflourbread