Best Bars in Bangkok is the first choice for all alcohol lovers. People who are extremely conscious about their choice of alcohol, they will love it.
Bangkok is a place which is famous worldwide for its spectacular nightlife. Most of the people in Bangkok are here for enjoying the nightlife of Bangkok.
Overcoming the real tough job of selection, here are the best bars in Bangkok waiting for your service.
Claimed to be Thonglor latest speakeasy bar breaks the monotony with its booze collection. The bar is hiding behind a wooden door located between Soi 5–7. It is one of the best bars in Bangkok. Without proper sign customers often get confused and couldn’t be able to find the bar. Spotting a door next to Ainu Ramen Ajisai would help you find it.
Inside the door, you will find a big marble bar fronted with plenty of bar seating. With its charming atmosphere and luxury, decoration makes you feel like walking into a five stars hotel. This place offers you Crafted Cocktails mixed vibes between cool and luxury drinks. With the Bacardi Legacy Cocktail award winner “K.Chacha Suvicha Singsuwan” who created variety cocktail menu for your selection. Our recommendation goes to White Truffle Martini (450฿) the crafted cocktails with the ingredient of home-made syrup and their own infused liquor. Book the seat in advance for those who want to come on Friday.
- Opening Hours: Daily from 19.00 – 02.00 (except Monday)
- Tel: 081-822-3392
- Location: 125 Sukhumvit 55 Wattana, Bangkok 10110
The hidden bar inside a little alley, another speakeasy bar with soul and jazz music. The bar has a dark and dimly light ambience, this place definitely makes you feel warm and classy. With small space, you will feel exclusive and intimate while enjoying your drink. The variety of drinks are great informed and well-made by the bartender. With their own collections of liquor and spirit, the craft of their cocktails, plus the topmost interior design reflect the philosophy to bring about the traditional yet fascinating experience.
Most people always doubt what they are going to order when they are in such a bar. This bar will give you an opportunity to investigate and finally find out what best drinks are for you in different occasions and feelings.
Parking space is no abundant and only reserve for prior booking customers.
All customers are recommended parking either at Asoke Residence at the end of the alley or at Sukhumvit Living Town, the building next to the driveway.
- Opening schedule: Monday to Sunday 7 pm – 2 am
- Tel: +66 2 664 1445
- Location: 235/13 Sukhumvit 21(Asoke), Klongtoey Nua, Wattana, Bangkok 10110
12 x 12
Another hidden bar inside soi Thonglor, Thararom Village. Decorated in vintage style for the hipster hunt. A well-stocked wooden bar offers you the Japanese Craft beers and Homemade Plum Wine. The first step inside you will feel the cozy by its brown tone furnitures and dimly light.
12 x 12 is one of best bars in Bangkok and the owner is Japanese who created the signature cocktails, your favorite shots, and other strong cocktails. This bar opens Dub Reggae or Soul Funk music by several DJs. Famous to either Thais or Foreigners who love the hippie 60-70s music while the other days will have jamming concert form the local band Folk Nine and Sasi.
- Opening schedule: 20.00 – 02.00 am
- Tel: 094 260 4713
- Location: 810/22 Tararom 2 Thonglor 55 Wattana, Bangkok, Thailand
A cool speakeasy bar located in Sukhumvit Soi 11. With the 1940s pre-revolution Cuba concept, dim lights and classy decorations attract the crowd every night. Some say only cool people can find the bar because the entrance is hidden in the telephone booth Telefono’ sign and you have to ring the code 4 number in the case to open the door.
This place has a great collection of cigars for you to smoke upstairs, plus with Cuban inspired drinks. Their signature and best seller drink are the Caribbean Smashed Mojito made with sugarcane. And other interesting drinks the Hemingway Daiquiri with the main ingredient of The Ricardo Robson and Honeycomb! You may come to try favorite drinks with a cool atmosphere.
- Opening Hours: 18:00-02:00 (live band plays Friday and Saturday 22:00 to 24:00)
- Tel: 087 066 7711
- Location: Sukhumvit Soi 11 (down a small soi opposite Fraser Suites Hotel)
Open with the intention to bring back the classic Isaan music with Molam international band.
Studio Lam bar is a unique space in Bangkok located in Sukhumvit Soi 51. Here you can enjoy high-quality beverages with a soundtrack of music from all over the world. Like the music of Accra to Korat, Kingston to Ubon, Asmara to Bandung. The adventurous live music also the DJs both can be experienced on a specially designed custom tube sound system. The arched sound system gives Studio Lam its sound signature of audiophile sensibility with an attitude.
The decorations reflect classical Thai perspective. With the vintage chair and other decorations including the wall full of vinyl from the old generation. While every Friday and Saturday will have DJs playing mainstream music, and ticket selling for the experimental concert every Wednesday.
There are no foods available in this bar, so you might better eat before coming here. The alcohol is various from Traditional Thai alcohol made from herbs and fruits to typical drinks. For those who get to try “Ya-dong” for the first time, we recommend Ya-dong cocktails to smooth out the night and make your drink more enjoyable. Try the real Thai alcohol and experience traditional Thai music at Studio Lam.
- Opening Hours: Tue-Sun 18:00- 2:00
- Tel: 02 261 6661
- Location: Sukhumvit 51 Wattana Bangkok 10110
Backstage Cocktail Bar
“There’s nothing serious behind the curtain except for cocktails,” an amazing world of Backstage Cocktail Bar is there behind the curtain of Playhaus lobby. The first step in welcoming you with the velvet colored certain followed by Louis XIV sofas, lit-up mirror, and a chilled-out vibe. The bar is renovated by six of the Bangkok’s leading bartenders who intended to create special cocktails that suit your need. You can either order your special custom cocktail or our signature cocktails from the bartender. Not only the drink are special but also the place that comfortable with cozy seats on the lobby with dimly light, decorated after four famous stages play including Romeo and Juliet, See Din Dan – the Rattana Kosin-era epic story, etc. make you feel like in a Hollywood movie.
- Opening Hours: 18.00 – 01.30 am
- Tel: 061-519-5891
- Location: 205/22-23 PlayHaus Hotel, Sukhumvit 55 Klongton Nua, Wattana Bangkok 10110
The Bamboo Bar
An upscale jazz bar located inside Mandarin Oriental hotel, one of the best bars in Bangkok for live jazz music. This place is where you can enjoy the music with a warm luxury and stylish atmosphere, suitable for special events such as anniversary or celebrations. The drinks are pricey than other places because it located in a hotel but if you are a jazz lover and seeking for a special moment, this place would totally worth it. The hotel itself also offers you the separated restaurant with river view for you to enjoy the meal before night session.
Great place for listening to Jazz live music with professional jazz players, Jazz lovers will definitely love this place.
Note: The Bamboo Bar adheres to a smart dress code for all guests. Elegant attire and proper footwear are required for the ladies. Gentlemen are asked generously to wear the smart shirt with long trousers, and closed shoes.
- Opening Hours: 5 pm – 12:30 am (Sun – Thu) / 5 pm – 1:30 am (Fri – Sat)
- Live music 9 – 11:45pm (Sun – Thu) / 9 – 12:45 pm (Fri – Sat)
- Tel: +66 (2) 659 9000 EXT 7690-1
- Location: 48 Oriental Avenue, Bangkok 10500, Thailand
Just A Drink Maybe
If you are the one who loves Gin, we recommend Just A Drink Maybe, mysterious Gin bar in Thonglor area. The bar is attempting to offer you the most unforgettable gin experience ever. The drinks here are focusing on Gin based ingredient inspired by Taiwanese owner Herman Wu. Located in Thonglor Soi 1 renovated from the ordinary building into a cool loft style. The bar is easy to find with their neon sign indicated “Just A Drink Maybe” staged for a drink or MAYBE more.
Every gin lovers will love the signature cocktails gin-based offer especially for you here. Guarantee the level of each glass by their main Taiwanese bartender from Exhibit Bar, the bar from Taiwan.
Popular drinks are Beauty and Hendrick, where they collected Hendrick’s and Aperol Gin mixing with Cherry tonic by Thomas Henry and a little taste of lemon, and more cocktail menu for you to choose. Additionally, not only gin and tonic are served, they provide a variety of classic cocktail, and some Asian elements were injected with homemade ingredients.
- Opening Hours: 17.00 – 01.00 pm
- Tel: 02-023-7285
- Location: 44/3 Thonglor Soi 1 Bangkok, Thailand