It is a fun to work and live in Bangkok as an expat. This is such a big city with more than 8 million inhabitants and many of them are foreigners of the western countries. In view of this fact, there are quite a number of expat bars in Bangkok. These are places where expats who like fun gather to relax after the day’s work.
Although there are a lot of entertainment areas in Bangkok, discussed here are entertainment areas that cater to the foreign expat community.
Cheap Charlies expat bar attracts diverse kinds of expats to Soi Sukhumvit 11, Khlong Toei Nuea, Watthana, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon, 10110, where it is located. This location is one of the popular streets of Bangkok. Cheap Charlies is always filled up with expats from all over the world at around 7 pm everyday. This is not only because it is one of the oldest bars in Soi 11 Bangkok, but because of its affordable and cheap drinks.
If you are one of those travelers or expats working on a budget, Cheap Charlies is the right place for you. With the little bulks you have, you will enjoy the company of other expats, lively atmosphere and cheap alcohol at Cheap Charlies. This is just a unique bar with many faces. Opening hours at Cheap Charlies is from 5 pm-11:30 pm, Mon-Sat.
How to get there?
Get off the BTS (Sky train) and walk into soi 11. The bar is 150 meters inside the soi on the left side in a small soi / street. You can see cheap charlie’s board of the left side.
2. Bed Supperclub
Bed Supperclub is regarded as the hottest club in the city of Bangkok and it is definitely worth visiting once in a while. Bed Supperclub located at 26 Sukhumvit Soi 11 is a sparkling place that keeps redefining itself through performance of events, art, collection of by-product ventures and top DJs in the world. It is an all white ultramodern husk on stilts. Bed Supperclub is divided into bar-club and restaurant.
In view of the fact that prices are somehow luxurious, you will still have value for your money because the atmosphere is very good. Bed Supperclub is alienated into two sections, including the one that is aimed to party and dance as well as the one aimed at relaxing, drinking and dinner! Don’t forget the fact that there are strict ID checks on the entrance. This club opens from 7:30 pm-2 am daily.
3. Saxophone Pub
Saxophone Pub is a very bucolic and relaxed bar that attracts expats who love Jazz and live music. It is located at 3/8 Victory Monument, Phyathai Road, Bangkok, Thailand, one of the busy Victory Monument in Bangkok. One good thing about Saxophone Pub is that you will not only find a lot of expats who enjoy their drinks with nice live music, you will equally discover many locals dancing to the rhythm of the music. Prices are cheap and affordable with variety of drinks.
4. Q Bar
Q-Bar is located at 34 Sukhumvit Soi 11, Bangkok 10110, Thailand opposite Nest and at the end of Soi 11. Q Bar is a well-known expat bar in Bangkok where you will come in contact with many foreigners. It is only the bar that has the leading choice of spirits as far as the entire Bangkok is concerned. The atmosphere is cool but prices of spirits are a bit higher.
One thing you will enjoy at Q Bar is that they have all drinks in stock; therefore you will not be disappointed when you get there. If it happens that they don’t have your choice by the time you get there, be sure that it will be made available when next you visit there.
5. Zaks Wine Pub
Zaks Wine Bar located at 19 Sukhumvut soi 11, Sulhumvit Rd., Klongtoey nua, Bangkok 10110, Thailand, about halfway down Soi gives a touch of class on Sukhumvit Soi 11. Zaks is a haven from the busy streets of Bangkok. Each guest is received to an unbelievable experience of great wines, food and atmosphere at Zaks Wine Pub.
Zaks Wine Pub provides exceptional wines at affordable prices and the staff of Zaks masterfully balances the combination of food and drink. This wine club makes sure your experience is a great one, from the manager to every staff member. They have a tremendous outdoor dining area with abundant seating on the wrap and the patio around the deck. The tables are stylish with tall high tops on the deck above as well as casual on the patio.
With excellent features and great atmosphere, you will surely enjoy your visit to Zaks Wine Bar.
Open since March of this year Zaks WinePubr offers exceptional wines at everyday prices. The atmosphere is great at this bar and the PR manager Richard always tried to welcome every guest personally. Zaks is also at Sukhumvit Soi 11 between the German Beerhouse and the Australian Bar.
Nest is a little rooftop bar located at Le Fenix Hotel, 33/33 Sukhumvit Soi 11, Thailand. It is such a good hangout spot at the end of Sukhumvit Soi 11. Nest faces Q Bar in the Le Fenix Hotel building with fine lounge furniture combined with nice DJs and life music. Net always have special evening every Wednesday where beers and other cocktails are given at reduced price. Without mincing word, Nest is a good place to start your evening.
7. Viva & Aviv The River
Viva and Aviv The River is a newly opened café and bar located at Unit Trok Rongnamkhaeng, Yota Road,Talad Noi, Sampantawong, Bangkok 10100, Thailand. Look no further than Viva and Aviv The River, if all you want is a place to break away from from the daily commotion and jostle of inner city of Bangkok or you are just looking for a mid-day vacation.
This club features some seriously funky tunes, a friendly atmosphere and a constant breeze. Not to talk about zeal for idiosyncratic drinks and nice food. The locations stimulated a sense of freedom and playfulness that reminded them all of how magnificent the riverside can be.
8. Hyde & Seek
Hyde & Seek is located at Soi Ruamrudee, Wireless Road, Lumpini, Pathumwan, Bangkok 10330, Thailand close to the BTS station. It is one of the central hotspots of Bangkok. This place is already worth a visit for its interior and delicious. This is one great expat bar to start with nice cigarettes and luxurious drinks before going out to the clubs of in Bangkok.
Hyde & Seek has become a favored irk of Bangkokians, tucked away and hidden behind a big black wall on Ruamrudee Road, highlighting ground-breaking and archetypal cocktails along with alterations and smart revivals of British and American placate cuisine dishes, balanced with a blend of European classical décor and playful splashes of color.
9. Wine Connection
Wine Connection opened its new restaurant at K Village, 93, 95, Sukhumvit 26 Rd., Khlong Tan, Klong Toey, Bangkok 10110 Thailand, which is the Rain Hill Shopping Complex on Sukhumvit 47. It is trendy among expats in the area in thonglor. To my surprise, the prices are very realistic and the food is yummy. With stand out venues in Bangkok, Wine Connection operates 11 branches.
When you get to Wine Connection, you will get assorted imported beers, premium spirits as well as high-end glassware such as French vineyard being planted with most excellent grapes. Wine Connection is always packed with Thai and expat families enjoying international eats, cold cuts, cheese and cakes every weekend.
10. Nana Plaza
Nana Plaza is another very popular bar area located at Sukhumvit Road, Bangkok 10110, Thailand, directly across Nana Hotel. It is an attractive place that is worth visiting from time to time. Nana Plaza area is the red light arena of Bangkok with slim sexy girls. Hence, it is the best place to visit, if you are looking for bar girls, something new and party.
You will always feel at home when you visit any of the above expat bars in Bangkok. Not only that you will have a wonderful and remarkable experience, you will never have a dull moment as well.