An 8-Baht-Noodles ShopAn 8-Baht-noodle shop has told journalists that it sells around 700 bowls per day. But if you want to take them home it only costs 10 baht.
PATTAYA – September 9,2015 [PattayaDailyNews]; journalists went to inspect at a noodle shop named “Kuay Tiaw Nai Soi” located in Soi 12/1, Khao Talo, Moo 11 Tambon Nong Prue, Amphur Banglamung, Chon Buri after they found out that they were selling noodles for 8 THB per bowl and 10 THB for take away.
Upon questioning Mr. Wutthiphat Thongphrom or Khun Kai, aged 46 the shop owner revealed that previously he and his friend had a 5 THB noodle shop in Pathum Thani province which was very popular. He then decided to open an 8 THB per bowl in Pattaya city which was in line with the principles of the sufficiency economy of King Bhumibol. Mr. Wutthiphat went on to say that local people and tourists should be able to eat delicious food at a very low price.
Mr. Wutthiphat told the journalists that on busy days he can sell around 900 bowls of noodles but most days its around 700 bowls. On the first day of opening he sold 1,500 bowls. Normally he makes 1,000 – 2,000 THB per day after expenses.