Nightlife

Bar in Siam Square, Pratunam, Ploen Chit & Ratchathewi

Hair of the Dog

The craft-beer craze that has swept Bangkok over the last few years is epitomised at this semi-concealed bar. With a morgue theme, dozens of bottles and 13 rotating taps, it's a great place for a weird, hoppy night.
Bar in Siam Square, Pratunam, Ploen Chit & Ratchathewi

Sky Train Jazz Club

An evening at this comically misnamed bar is more like chilling on the rooftop of your stoner buddy’s flat than any jazz club we’ve ever been to. But there are indeed views of the BTS, jazz on occasion and a scrappy…
Bar in Siam Square, Pratunam, Ploen Chit & Ratchathewi

Hyde & Seek

The tasty and comforting English-inspired bar snacks and meals here have earned Hyde & Seek the right to call itself a 'gastro bar'. But we reckon the real reasons to come are one of Bangkok’s best-stocked liquo…
Bar in Siam Square, Pratunam, Ploen Chit & Ratchathewi

Red Sky

Perched on the 55th floor of a skyscraper smack-dab in the modern centre of Bangkok, Red Sky provides one of Bangkok's most stunning rooftop views. The dramatic arch and all that glass provide the bar with a more up…
Rooftop Bar in Siam Square, Pratunam, Ploen Chit & Ratchathewi

CRU Champagne Bar

Bangkok is teeming with glitzy rooftop bars, but Cru Champagne now boasts the title as the tallest. From the 59th floor, soak up uninterrupted, 360-degree views while you sip a glass of bubbly or a fresh fruit cockt…
Bar in Siam Square, Pratunam, Ploen Chit & Ratchathewi

Wine Pub

If the upmarket but chilled setting and spinning DJ aren’t compelling enough reasons to venture from your Sukhumvit comfort zone, consider that this is probably the least expensive place in town to drink wine. Check…
Bar in Siam Square, Pratunam, Ploen Chit & Ratchathewi

Foreign Correspondents' Club of Thailand

A bar-restaurant, not to mention a bona fide gathering place for the city’s hacks and photogs, the FCCT also hosts art exhibitions ranging in genre from photojournalism to contemporary painting (and there's live jaz…
Bar in Siam Square, Pratunam, Ploen Chit & Ratchathewi

Co-Co Walk

This covered compound is a loud, messy smorgasbord of pubs, bars and live music popular with Thai university students on a night out. We'd list a few specific locales here, but they'd most likely all have changed na…
Bar in Siam Square, Pratunam, Ploen Chit & Ratchathewi

Roof

In addition to views of central Bangkok from 25 floors up, the Roof offers a dedicated personal martini sommelier and an extensive wine and champagne list. Party House One, on the ground floor of the same building, …
Club in Siam Square, Pratunam, Ploen Chit & Ratchathewi

Mixx

As the name suggests, Mixx draws a relatively wide swath of Bangkok's partiers, from newly arrived backpackers to hardened working girls, making it the least dodgy (a relative term) of the city's late-night discos.