Where Can I Buy Organic Groceries In Bangkok?
Fortunately, the days of the fad diet seem to be behind us, these days people are happily more aware that the quality of the food they eat is of the utmost importance. People are less likely too, to be calorie counting, realising that a holistic approach to health and well-being is far better and their life does not have to revolve around a strict, restrictive diet. When considering a healthy diet, it is important to take into consideration the manner in which food is produced. How is it grown? What additives and pesticides have been used in its horticulture or farming practice? It is important to many people these days that their food be produced organically as this assures a high level of ethically produced, good quality food.
In this blog, we’ve sought out the top five organic shops in Bangkok.
Places where you can be sure of finding the best certified organic produce in town. Here you’ll find all-natural foods with no MSG, no additives, just tons of quality and flavour.
1. Organic Supply – Thai Organic Groceries
Organic Supply is an Aladdin’s cave of organic treats. A wonderful indoor market where you’ll find everything from Thai-label organic honey yoghurt to pre-made meals. There’s a wide selection of gluten-free food and homemade treats, and a vast array of organic groceries such as rice, grains, pasta etc.
You can also grab a quick, wholesome meal and tasty beverage at the Juice/Dessert bar. Another section of the store is set aside for skincare products, tote bags and you can even buy sanitising products. Once you’ve been, you’ll definitely come back.
2. The Green Greek – Kombucha & Speciality Coffee
The Green Greek can be found on the On Nut side of Bangkok, inside the Habito community mall. Here you can find freshly made cold-pressed juices, organic coffee, charcoal soymilk and many other natural offerings as well as low fat meals and sugar free desserts. If kombucha is your thing then this is the place to come as there are many flavours on offer. If you’re short of time or have transport issues, they offer a delivery service which can be accessed through their website, how very useful!
Opening hours:10:00 AM–21:00 PM
3. Lemon Farm – Organic & Healthy Grocery Delivery In Bangkok
Lemon Farm is not a farm at all, it’s an organisation that allows local farmers to provide locally grown produce to city dwellers through several stores dotted across the city. They can be found in Thonglor, Chit Lom, and Srinakarin. Not only do they offer fresh, organic produce but they enable people to know exactly where their food is coming from and reduce food miles, a win-win situation.
Opening hours: 09:00 AM – 22:00PM
4. Sustainable Organic Shop & Japanese Restaurant in Khao Yai
Sustainable Organic Shop and Restaurant source their produce from an organic farm, Supplied Harmony Life, which is situated in Khao Yai National Park. Here you can eat and shop and eat some more at the Japanese restaurant within the shop which offers a Japanese inspired menu which is organic, MSG and processed sugar free.
The shop offers high quality, seasonal fruits and vegetables, the availability of which will obviously change with the seasons but you can expect to find produce such as broccoli, potatoes, tomatoes, Japanese white radish and the likes of passion fruit and muskmelon. If it’s in season, you’ll find it here.
Opening hours: 10:00AM – 20:30PM
5. Sunshine Market Sukhumvit – Natural Health Shop
Sunshine Market is a must for any organic foodie in Bangkok. It can be found on Sukhumvit Soi 22 and offers not only great produce but a great cafe where you can grab a nutritious bite to eat with a tasty cold pressed juice before you hit the shop, remember, never shop on an empty stomach! The store is stocked with well-known brands such as Earthly Choice, Barbaras’, and Bob’s Red Mill as well as a huge selection of seeds, grains, cereals and gluten-free items. You can also find natural supplements and organic bath and body products here.
Opening hours: 08:30 AM – 18:00 PM
With modern life often being hectic and rushed, it’s important to consider what you eat. Organic produce is an ideal way to ensure you’re putting nothing but the best into your system, and illuminating all that’s bad. We hope you found this blog of use, let us know if you’ve visited any of the great stores listed here, we’d be interested to know what you thought.