Restaurants & Cafés

Your guide to eating out in Bangkok, including restaurant reviews, new openings and the best dining in Bangkok

Ekkamai’s noodle joints
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Ekkamai’s noodle joints

Ekkamai Road is attracting diners wanting to fill up on steaming slurp-worthy eats, from chewy ramen to fiery tom yum-flavored noodles

Asian-style beef restaurants
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Asian-style beef restaurants

Get your spoon at the ready and eat your way through the restaurants with the best beef dishes in Bangkok

The best dim sum restaurants in Bangkok
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The best dim sum restaurants in Bangkok

Top places for delicious dumplings and melt-in-the-mouth lava buns

Places to dine and drink in Suanplu and Yen Akart
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Places to dine and drink in Suanplu and Yen Akart

Sathorn is probably best known for its pricey high-rise residences, its proximity to Lumphini Park and, if you venture deep into its sois, a spate of dodgy backstreet bars. Recently, the area has gained a reputation as a rising mecca for food and booze lovers. Time Out Bangkok crisscrosses the small, maze-like streets of Sathorn, from Suanplu to Yen Akart, to check out some of the neighborhood’s hottest spots. Read more about  things to do in Suan Plu and Yen Akart.

The best restaurants in Phrom Phong
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The best restaurants in Phrom Phong

Phrom Phrong, an affluent Sukhumvit neighborhood, has always been a haven for gastrophiles.

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Arno Thai
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Arno Thai

At his new diner, French beef master Arnaud Carre wields his expertise to create upscale versions of Thai street food.

Wagyuism
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Wagyuism

Wagyu-importer-turned-beef-specialist Wagyuism pleases meat lovers with fine beef imported directly from Kobe and Hokkaido— we’re talking A4 and A5 grades. (It’s even one of the very few Kobe beef-certified restaurants in Bangkok!) 

Time Out says
4 out of 5 stars
Nonna Nella by Lenzi
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Nonna Nella by Lenzi

Francesco Lenzi, the culinary genius behind the upscale Lenzi Tuscan Kitchen, and the former chef of Medici at Hotel Muse, abandons fine-dining efforts at his new eatery, opting instead for more a casual space that that spotlights traditional Italian fare.

Time Out says
5 out of 5 stars
Mrs. Wu
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Mrs. Wu

Randy Noprapa and Chalee Kader, the chefs behind Fillets and 100 Mahaseth, are adding to the number with Mrs. Wu, a modern eatery that takes the humble hot pot to another level.

Time Out says
4 out of 5 stars
Silpa Bhirasri's House
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Silpa Bhirasri's House

The historic building has been carefully renovated and is now open to the public as a café and gallery. Craftsman Roastery brews refined cuppas on the first floor, while a gallery has been set up one floor up. Prototypes of some of Silpa Bhirasri's sculptures are now on exhibit.

Aesop's
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Aesop's

Aesop’s moves away from sacred Mt Olympus to throw a feast

Time Out says
4 out of 5 stars
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Places to dine and drink in Suanplu and Yen Akart
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Places to dine and drink in Suanplu and Yen Akart

Time Out Bangkok crisscrosses the small, maze-like streets of Sathorn, from Suanplu to Yen Akart, to check out some of the neighborhood’s hottest spots.

Best restaurants and cafes in Silom and Sathorn
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Best restaurants and cafes in Silom and Sathorn

Silom and Sathorn might be known for being a business district in Bangkok, but they are actually a heaven for food lovers, too.

Best restaurants and cafes in Ekkamai
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Best restaurants and cafes in Ekkamai

Best described as Thonglor's younger, less flamboyant sister, this up-and-coming area is known for its for quaint eateries, delightful dessert places and fantastic cafes.

Best restaurants and cafes in Thonglor
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Best restaurants and cafes in Thonglor

Sushi, tapas or som tum – Thonglor is utopia for the gastrophile offering a myriad of dining venues from cozy cafes to high-end restaurants to open-all-night street stalls.

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The best cake shops in Bangkok
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The best cake shops in Bangkok

If you are looking for the best dessert café in town especially those who are the master of yummy cake, you come to the right place. Time Out gather you the best cakes from French patisserie to Japanese iconic cheesecake so you can enjoy every bite after a big meal.

The best ice cream cafés in Bangkok
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The best ice cream cafés in Bangkok

As the weather is getting hotter and hotter, nothing beats a nice cone of fresh ice cream. Whether you like healthy ice cream or fluffy Japanese yoghurt, Bangkok offers you the best ice cream café you shouldn’t miss and don’t for get to visit other best dessert cafés we have gathered for you.

The best afternoon tea in Bangkok
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The best afternoon tea in Bangkok

As one of the most well-known British gastronomic culture, afternoon tea becomes more and more famous in Bangkok as the cafes who offers the treat expand more and more shops for us to enjoy. Whether you love having scones with butter and jam or just a sip of tea with small bites of dessert, we pretty sure you would enjoy a nice afternoon tea in one of the best dessert cafes in Bangkok.

Purr Cat Cafe Club
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Purr Cat Cafe Club

Attention cat lovers. Let us introduce you to the cat café owned by kitty-adoring model and actress, Petch-Rattanarat. Purr Cat Café Club is a vintage-style café separated into two sections: an outside lobby featuring a salon and a shop, and, inside, a cafe. Here, the cats welcome you to their world – you can touch and play with them, and they jump and sit on your lap! We know you love cats and don’t want to hurt them so there are rules that you need to follow in order to protect these cute kitties – and yourselves. In the off chance you’re not enjoying the company of cats, you can opt to indulge in their menu offerings. The café serves delicious cakes, ice cream and sandwiches with your favorite beverages.  All in all, Purr Cat Café Club is heaven for cat and dessert lovers like you.