If you love som tum and other Northeastern-style cuisine, Tor Tum in Chalong is a must. This spacious and well-decorated eatery is a big hit among locals and tourists. The food, as you might expect, is impeccable and professionally prepared with respect for the ingredients. Their menu boasts almost every traditional Isan dish you could ever imagine and some inventive ones are also included. Must-tries are som tum with a variety of side dishes served in a tray, fried sea bass mixed with Thai herb in sweet and sour chili paste sauce, signature som tum with shrimp paste sauce and Phuket’s local ingredients, spicy fresh salmon salad with Thai herb in chili paste sauce, and tom yum with prawns. The restaurant is located on Chaofa West Road.