Latin American steakhouse offering grilled meats, seafood starters and pasta dishes overseen by Chef Mateo Roberson. Handsome, masculine décor.
Sukhumvit 23, Bangkok 10110
Consistently popular since opening in 2004, Antonio’s features a menu originating from owner Antonio Armenio family’s recipes in southern Italy. His signature dish, home-made ravioli filled with porcini mushrooms, topped with a cream of black truffle sauce, has been rated Recipe of the Year.
26 Sukhumvit 29, Bangkok 10110
Tel: 095 110 1105
Popular with the Bangkok brunch crowd, Luka offers western comfort fare and fantastic local coffee, plus simple, yet hearty meals.
14/2 Soi Somkid, Phloen Chit Rd, Bangkok 10330
Tel. 094 868 2639
A beautiful traditional villa just off Sathon in the heart of Bangkok, this elegant restaurant serves brasserie-style French cuisine in three separate areas.
27 Soi Sathon 6, Silom, Bang Rak, Bangkok 10500
Tel. 02 234 258
Chef David Hartwig’s European fare works well individually or shared as per the local eating culture. Located in the lobby of the St Regis Hotel, Igniv has a Michelin star.
159 Rajadamri Road, Bangkok 10330
Tel. 02 207 7822
Quickie - Velaa Langsuan
Offering arguably the most creative selection of burgers in Bangkok, along float drinks and unusual beers. Located in booming Sindhorn Village.
87 Lang Suan Road, Bangkok 10330
Tel. 061 632 6444
Superior Thai cuisine served in spacious premises surrounded by gorgeous gardens and ponds for a very relaxed dining experience.
25 Soi Sukhumvit 34, Khlong Tan, Khlong Toei, Bangkok 10110
Tel. 02 258 5308
With so few restaurants in Bangkok serving modern German fare, Sühring is a revelation. Run by twin brother chefs Thomas and Mathias, this sophisticated two-star Michelin venue features tasting menus for lunch and dinner. Impressive home setting.
10 Soi Yen Akat 3, Chong Nonsi, Yan Nawa, Bangkok 10120
Tel. 02 107 2777
Akart Bistro & Bar
A truly international dining venue, with Thai, Spanish, and Italian pasta and pizzas, along with seafood and Australian lamb. Lovely low-rise house and ample parking, an important factor in this area.
30 Yen Akat Rd, Bangkok 10120
Tel. 02 249 0182
Owner Guilio is always on hand to greet guests with his charming smile and friendly conversation. Recommendations include the endive salad and carbonara as a main course.
Ocean Tower II, Sukhumvit 21 Soi 3, Khlong Toei Nuea, Watthana, Bangkok 10110
Tel. 092 907 2191
A relative newcomer to the Thai fine-dining scene, Kavee under renowned Chef Worathon ‘Tae’ Udomchalotorn offers an interesting take on some of the best-loved dishes using modern cooking techniques in a nine-course set menu.
88/1 Sukhumvit Soi 38, Phra Khanong, Bangkok 10110
Tel. 080 995 9095
Located in beautiful premises previously occupied by Karmakamet Diner, tucked behind Emporium, Maison Bleue serves inexpensive classic French café dishes, including its hallmark brioche in many delicious forms.
30/1 Methi Niwet, Sukhumvit Soi 24, Bangkok 10110
Tel. 091 796 3136
A veritable Bangkok institution that’s been around in two locations since 1969, Neil's Tavern is renowned for its steak and seafood. Named after American astronaust Neil Armstrong, who in the same year became the first man on the moon.
58 Ruam Rudee, Bangkok 10330
Tel. 02 256 687
Despite its name and images by Spanish artist Salvador Dali, this is actually an Italian restaurant with lots of character, good food and wine selection a short walk from Ekamai BTS station.
Sukhumvit Soi 61, Ekamai, Bangkok 10110
Tel. 02 046 3798
Witch’s Oyster Bar
An expat institution dating back to the early 90s, famous for its oysters, of course, as well as contemporary British cuisine, good selection of beers and wines
20/20-21 Ruam Rudee Village, Bangkok 10330
Tel. 02 255 174
One of Bangkok’s few Mexican restaurants, this fun poolside venue with a/c indoors serves house-original and traditional Mexican dishes like homemade guacamole, ceviche and rib-eye beef tacos. Plus Sangria, Margaritas and live Latin music.
Rembrandt Hotel & Suites Bangkok, Sukhumvit Soi 18, Bangkok 10110
Tel. 02 261 7060
This popular steakhouse has three locations in Bangkok, the best known being on Sukhumvit 19, which serves quality imported beef, lamb, chicken, pastas, burgers, and salads.
4-7 Soi Sukhumvit Soi 19, Bangkok 10110
Phone: 02 255 2864
In this two Michelin star restaurant, Chef Chumpol uses the same spices and ingredients found in traditional recipes to create authentic Thai food based on the essence and knowledge of Thai culture.
131 Thonglor Soi 9, Bangkok 10110
Tel. 095 141 552
Tuck into a tasting menu, usually nine courses, that changes monthly and offers all kinds of intriguing ancient Thai and Chinese dishes. Seats only ten diners.
100 Mahaseth, 102, Maha Set Rd, Bang Rak, Bangkok 10500
Now in its 60th year, this is the place to come for classic décor, views of Democracy Monument and nostalgia for the old Bangkok. Wonderful Thai cuisine also captures that era and its important history.
78/2 Ratchadamnoen Ave, Bangkok 10200
Tel. 02 224 3088
Located in Gaysorn Village, next to the Intercontinental Hotel, Paste Bangkok boasts a Michelin star for its Thai cuisine presented in inventive and imaginative ways.
Gaysorn Village, 999 Phloen Chit Rd, Bangkok 10330
Tel. 02 656 1003
Cuisine de Garden
Chef Nan sources quality ingredients from the Royal Project farms and local producers to create exciting a ten-course French-Thai tasting menu, served in a beautiful setting with reminders of nature inside and outside the restaurant..
12/6 Ekkamai 2 (Sukhumvit 63) Phra Khanong, Bangkok 10110
Tel. 061 626 281
Known for its friendly buzz, Il Bolognese on busy Sathon Road is one of Bangkok’s most popular Italian eateries. The cuisine is inspired by the food culture of Bologna, including its pizza, and pasta selections, as well as the meat and seafood dishes, many featuring ingredients imported from Italy.
139/3 South Sathon 7, Bangkok 10120
Tel. 02 286 880
An Italian restaurant recommended by other Italian chefs in Bangkok, Appia under chef and owner Paolo serves freshly made pastas, Mediterranean seafood and imported meats, along with 8-10 wines by the glass, and classic appertivo cocktails
20/4 Sukhumvit Soi 31, Bangkok 10110
Tel. 02 261 2056
Lenzi Tuscan Kitchen
Family-run Lenzi Tuscan Kitchen has consistently hit the spot since opening several years ago. Located in a private environment on Ruam Rudee, the fare is Tuscan, pasta, meat and seafood with many of the ingredients imported from Italy
69/1-2 Ruam Ruedee Soi 2, Wireless Rd, 10330
Tel. 095 251 5040
Mediterra Southern Italian
Neatly tucked away from the hustle of Sukhumvit 23, not far from Soi Cowboy, this charming and unpretentious eatery serves quality Italian fare prepared by Chef Diego Pignatelli
14 Sukhumvit Soi 23, Bangkok 10110
Tel. 02 115 7776
Lively and recently expanded restaurant serving inexpensive Italian cuisine, plus a large selection of imported Italian cold cuts and cheeses. Holds live music dinners and wine tastings.
11/14 Soi Ruam Rudee, Bangkok 10330
Tel. 092 665 7877
Opened almost two years ago, this authentic British ‘chippie’ has never looked back. In addition to its signature Fish and Chips, Buster’s sells pies, sausages, lasangna, shepherd’s pie and macaroni cheese in its upstairs restaurant or for takeaway.
Sukhumvit 33/1 (behind Villa supermarket) Bangkok 10110
Tel. 065 696 6591
Bourbon Street Restaurant & Oyster Bar
Bangkok’s first restaurant serving Cajun and Creole cuisine, opened in 1986 by Doug Harrison who still runs it to this day. Louisiana favorites include Blackened Fish, Gumbo, Jambalaya, imported Oysters, steaks and ribs.
Tana Arcade Alley, Sukhumvit 63 (Ekamai) Bangkok 10110
Phone: 02 381 6801
Calderazzo On 31
Elegant yet relaxed venue that’s been around in its present and previous location for almost 30 years, Calderazzo run by Tony and his son Chef Marco recreates the traditional taste of southern Italy. Excellent wine list, good service and reasonably priced.
253/2 Sukhumvit Soi 31, Bangkok 10110
Tel. 094 494 9951