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  • fn-logo Food Network - Everything You Need to Know About Thai Cuisine Take a tour of a traditional Thai food experience. Try these tips and tricks to an expert in Thai cuisine. Read more...
  • nbcny_logo_tv NBC First Look - East Meets West In a Burger Audrina cooks and tastes the full flavors of Ngam’s Thai burger. It’s the perfect fusion of East meets West in a burger, right in...
  • Daily Meal Daily Meal – James Beard House - Three celebrated Thai chefs gathered to prepare a special dinner for the Thai New Year
  • nbc-news NBC News – From Catwalk to Kitchen - Chef Hong Thaimee’s first career was modeling in her native Thailand. But after years of soul searching, she discovered her true passion for cooking.. Read Article
  • Gayot Gayot – Top 10 Thai Restaurants in New York - Top 10 Thai Restaurants in New York - Sleek and charming with high ceilings and lots of exposed brick, this East Village restaurant is about as inviting as they come.
  • Village Voice Village Voice – Top 10 Thai Restaurants In New York City - Top 10 Thai Restaurants In New York City - Ngam serves some of the best pad Thai on the mainland, redolent of fish sauce and brimming with crunchy peanuts, but the former runway model and Spice Market chef also plays to the crowd with a curry paste-spiked burger with a side of kabocha squash and sweet potato Chiang Mai tempura fries.
  • Gotham Magazine Gotham Magazine - Former television personality Hong Thaimee left her native Thailand (and a plum corporate job) to pursue her ambition “to cook and share the best Thai cuisine with the world.
  • The New Yorker New Yorker - Hong Thaimee, the chef and owner of this unassuming Thai restaurant in the East Village, is not only unusually fetching for a chef (the former model looks a decade younger...
  • Epoch-Times-twitter.com_ The Epoch Times – Bold and with Love - As a result of her dream of serving as an ambassador of Thai food and culture, Ngam was born. This warm, welcoming East Village restaurant has become a popular neighborhood spot. The setting is reminiscent of Thailand, with an urban feel. There is an open kitchen by the entrance and a long communal table in the middle of the room. On the wall is a quote from Julia Child, “Cooking is like love; it should be entered into with abandon or not at all.
  • Today Show Blog NBC Today Show’s Blog - Chef Hong Thaimee of Ngam uses the burger as a vehicle for sharing distinct flavors from her childhood in Thailand.
  • Tasting Table Tasting Table - Love Actually - Ngam shows the East Village some love
  • New York Times New York Times *$25 Under Top Pick* - Thai Menu, Poetry Added - Ngam’s Modern Thai Food Stays True to Traditional Flavors
  • Zagat Zagat Blog - The Best Thing We Ate Last Night: The Chiang Mai Burger at Ngam
  • Daily Meal The Daily Meal - Ngam: Thai for Beautiful Burger and Papaya Pad Thai: The reality of Ngam is that it deserves more attention. This is not your local pad Thai spot.
  • Examiner Examiner.com - Ngam: A modern twist on Thai food
  • Smitten Kitchen SmittenKitchen.com - Deb's New York - I am so glad we did check out Ngam because the Pad Thai is a revelation and so is everything else.
  • Serious Eats Serious Eats - The Vegetarian Option: Ngam
  • Wall Street Journal Wall Street Journal - Updating Thai Flavors - Ngam—named for Ms. Thaimee's rarely used first name, Ngamprom—serves up tasty Thai lunches.
  • Gayot Gayot - Gayot's 2012 Hot 10 NY Restaurants
  • nosh and tell Nosh & Tell - My pad thai is an elegant heap of noodles, vegetables, sprouts, bits of peanuts and crispy tofu croutons.  The caramel like sauce is rich. With cane sugar as a last...