Since 1969, restaurant, hotel, travel & other witty reviews by a handpicked, worldwide team of discerning professionals—and your views, too.

Purple Haze Thai Restaurant & Bar

Opposite Worker’s Stadium North Gate (behind ICBC Bank) Send to Phone
86 10 6413-0899
It’s purple, it’s Thai, and if you have too many Tiger beers it can also get quite hazy.

Cuisine
Open
Lunch & Dinner daily
Features

* Click here for rating key

Purple Haze Thai Restaurant & Bar Restaurant Review

: Purple Haze has nothing to do with the Jimi Hendrix Experience but is all about tasty and inexpensive Thai food. While lunch deals are a great value, this place---decorated in deep and velvety purple, tables covered in monk-yellow cloth, fresh flowers and candles to the side---comes into its own at nighttime. Menu-wise, there are lots of light options including a dozen salads---try the cashew nut and lemon grass---and soups, with several incarnations of the mouth-burning tom yum. But the real delights are the curries, which are rich and coconut-creamy and include plenty of vegetarian and chunky seafood options. The wine list is nothing to write home about, but there is a good choice of southeast Asian beers.



AMERICA'S TOP RESTAURANTS

Discover the best female chefs, top pizzerias and stellar seafood restaurants with GAYOT's Top 10 lists of the best restaurants in America.