When you think of the biggest market near subway, just think of the Ratchada Railroad Night Market (Rot Fai Market, Ratchada). This market is the one that you should not miss. It is very easy to access as it is located just a few meter behind Esplanade on Ratchada Pisek Road.

The highlight that many people think is vintage style products range from small things like clothing and bags to motorcycle, and decorated jewelry to large pieces of furniture. One third of the market is defecated to wide range of cloths for teenagers and adults. Most cloths here are for women. We found that prices of products here are lower here than you might find in Chatuchak Market and other night market.

Another highlight that young adult go for is variety of delicious street restaurants that you can taste in many restaurants such as noodles, Japanese food, Thai spicy food, coffee, tea. Even it is a night market, it has a few restaurants severed high-end food like lobster and premium seafood.

You can find “super power noodles” here too which a big bowl of noodles full of seafood, cost about 500 Baht per bowl enough for 4-5 persons.  There a few shops that sell craft beer too.

Ratchada Railroad Night Market is probably has the best location for tourists with only 1 minute walk from Cultural Center subway station . It is close to well-know hotels, such as Swissôtel Le Concorde, The Emerald Hotel Bangkok, Chaophraya Hotel, and many more along Ratchada Pisek Road. Also it is only 1 subway station away or 5 minutes on foot to the famous Huay Khwang night market.

Reasons to visit Ratchada Railroad Night Market

  • Easy to go & close to main road – traveling by subway is the best
  • Inexpensive items, no charge for tourists
  • Variety of tasty food – Thai, Japanese and Chinese
  • A lot of bars in the back of the market
  • Close Huay Kwang Night market
  • Easy to access by tourists who stay in hotels along Ratchada Road
  • Tourist friendly. You can see and feel real Thai atmosphere

Location: Ratcadaphisek Road (close to Esplanade Shopping Mall)
Subway Station:
Cultural Centre
Time:
17:00 – 01:00 Hours
Open: Tue-Sun (closed on Mon)

Rot Fai Night Market Ratchada [Image : aotaro@flickr]

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