Thai traditional food shops open next door to fastfood and guesthouse restaurants.
Phra Athit located parallel to Chao Phraya River is an architectural blend with century old classic buildings in a colonial style and modern westernised shops.
Some international institutions as FAO or UNICEF have here their addresses. It explains an existence of good coffee shops.
Phra Athit located in neighborhood of Phra Pin Klao Bridge enjoys moderate traffic.