Utrip Local Expert hails Kris Yenbamroong as the next generation of rockstar chefs in LA. With fans like celebrity chef David Chang, it's easy to believe. After the original Night + Market rapidly gained popularity, Yenbamroong decided to bring this proper Thai street food to the Silver Lake neighborhood. Proper not only for the seriously traditional Northern Thai food (larb and yum dishes), but also because of its resemblance to a tiny eatery you'd find in Thailand- complete with a hand-painted sign, bright walls, and a poster of a topless Cindy Crawford. Don't expect Americanized dishes; here you eat family style with your hands. After you dip sticky rice balls into blasts of flavor, your lips will go numb, your fingers will twitch, and you may cry spicy tears of joy.
*Recommended By Local Expert Matthew Kaner
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