Mandarin Oriental Hotel, Soi Oriental, Bangrak
02 659 9000
11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. It has represented the pinnacle of Cantonese fine dining in Thailand since 1990.
Conrad, 87 Wireless Rd
02 690 9999
11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. A gourmet Chinese restaurant offering authentic delicacies creatively presented for contemporary diners.
Amari Watergate Hotel, 847 Petchburi Rd
02 653 9000
11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. Cantonese specialty restaurant serving an eclectic selection of new favorites and traditional delicacies.
3/1 Sukhumvit Soi 31
02 259 0405, 08 5347 2777
Traditional Italian pizzeria that also offers pasta, spaghetti, meat dishes, and homemade desserts.
16 Soi Sukhumvit 23
02 258 4321
Italian restaurant and bar with clean, modern interior, elegant food, an art-house cigar lounge and chef-owners who are larger than life.
19 Thonglor Soi 23 (Thong Lo BTS)
02 185 1447
Sushi joint on the expensive side, but worth it. Sushi and maki, such as the dragon avocado and the grilled Matsusaka beef, are recommended.
11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and 5 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.
Get the finest quality slabs of sashimi, artfully hand-rolled sushi, succulent foie gras rolls, or tasty soba noodles here.
The Okura Prestige Bangkok, Park Ventures Ecoplex, 57 Wireless Rd (Ploenchit BTS)
02 687 9000
Famous throughout the world for its consistent quality, some of the highlights of this Japanese restaurant include two teppanyaki tables and a sushi bar stocked with the seafood flown in from Tsukiji, Japan.
2nd floor, Pathumwan Princess Hotel, MBK Center 444 Phayathai Rd
02 216 3700
11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.
Very popular with families. Dishes are prepared authentically, in hearty servings.
A laidback restaurant with flair on the menu. Doubling as an art gallery and maintaining late opening hours that appeal to the party crowd, the 60-seater restaurant has long been known for its mellow vibe, jovial staff and Aussie-style café food.
A meeting point for young executives, Scarlett boasts a fine selection of wines along with tapas, imported cold meats, and a large variety of cheeses. The menu is inspired by French chef Manuel Martinez, who has two Michelin stars and is the owner of Relais Louis XIII in Paris.
61st floor, Banyan Tree Bangkok 21/100 South Sathorn Rd
02 679 1200
5 p.m. to midnight
For a romantic tête-à-tête, glamorous cocktail party, or fashion launch, there is no better venue than this. Fresh grilled seafood and premium steaks. Wide selection of cocktail and drinks.
9 Soi Tonson, Ploenchit Rd
02 658 6288
Daily from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.
From the man behind many of Bangkok’s finest steakhouses comes his most personal project; great martinis and steaks at lower-than-average prices.
4 Sukhumvit Rd, Soi 2
02 656 7700
New York–caliber steakhouse, with the food, service, and refinement expected from its namesake city | JW Marriott Hotel Bangkok.
Millennium Hilton Bangkok Hotel 123 Charoennakorn Rd
02 442 2000
6 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Watch your steak caramelize in the wood-fired oven or take in the fantastic Chao Praya River view as the sun goes down.
36/1 Sukhumvit 23
02 258 4128
11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Winner of more than 10 “Bangkok’s Best Thai Restaurant,” awards, this tearoom serves high-quality authentic Thai food in a traditional atmosphere.
233 South Sathorn Rd (Surasak BTS)
02 673 9353
6:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.
Another great Thai restaurant whose menu includes classics and innovations for the future. Old World ambience enhances the dining pleasure.
By drawing on the abundance of natural resources and incorporating the geographical diversity that Thailand offers, the restaurant actively strives to serve Thai food at its very best, taking full advantage of the fresh and seasonal produce available.
Awarded the prestigious “World’s 50 Best Restaurants” (Top 32) and “Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants” (Top 3), Nahm is a place both for serious gourmets and for those who desire to learn more about authentic Thai cuisine.