(Source: Photo provided by Lers Ros.)
5. SOM TOM KOONG YANG – Lers Ros (San Francisco)
At refined Thai eatery Lers Ros in San Francisco, the Som Tom Koong Yang — shredded green papaya salad with chili, tomatoes, lime-based salad dressing and grilled prawns — is made all the better with the addition of juicy, marinated chicken wings on the side.