Nightlife

Top Choice Bar in Chinatown

Tep Bar

We never expected to find a bar this sophisticated – yet this fun – in Chinatown. Tep does it with a Thai-tinged, contemporary interior, tasty signature cocktails, Thai drinking snacks, and raucous live Thai music p…
Bar in Chinatown

Pijiu Bar

Old West meets old Shanghai at this new yet classic-feeling bar. The emphasis here is on beer ('pijiu' is Chinese for beer), with four revolving craft brews on tap, but perhaps even more enticing are the charcuterie…
Bar in Chinatown

Ba Hao

At this point, there's little original about this retro Chinese-themed refurbished shophouse on Soi Nana, but potable craft beer, inventive cocktails and really excellent Chinese-style bar snacks (don't miss the Chi…
Bar in Chinatown

Teens of Thailand

Probably the edgiest of the new bars in Chinatown's Soi Nana. Squeeze through the tiny wooden door of this refurbished shophouse to emerge at an artsy warehouse-like interior, with hipster barkeeps serving creative …
Bar in Chinatown

River Vibe

Can't afford the overpriced cocktails at Bangkok's upscale rooftop bars? The excellent river views from the top of this guesthouse will hardly feel like a compromise. We suggest getting dinner elsewhere, though.
Bar in Chinatown

El Chiringuito

Come to this retro-feeling bar for sangria, Spanish gin and bar snacks, or the revolving art exhibitions. Opening hours can be sporadic, so call or check the Facebook page before heading out.
Cafe in Chinatown

Nahim

Not an edgy bar at all, but rather a hyper-cute cafe. Think a good selection of coffee and tea, cartoon llamas stamped on baked goods and on the wall, and a selection of cartoon souvenirs.