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8 Must-Try Cafes in Bangkok

Coffee in Bangkok, Thailand

Coffee in Bangkok, Thailand

Saying “the coffee culture in Thailand is big ” is an understatement. People in Thailand drink so much coffee that it isn’t really surprising when a new cafe pops up week after week, especially in Bangkok.

No matter where you go, you will find a coffee joint conveniently nearby. Whether it’s along a busy road, deep within a quiet street, inside a mall, at a train stop, near a river— you name it. You’ll find a decent cup of energy fuel to kickstart your day.

The downside? So many choices can be overwhelming. Don’t worry, though. If you’re undecided, here are a few amazing coffee shops in Bangkok worth trying.

8 Great Cafes in Bangkok

FO SHO BRO

Location: Bangna, Bangkok

Beautiful cafe in Bangkok, Thailand

Beautiful cafe in Bangkok, Thailand (c) FO SHO BRO

The atmosphere of this cafe is like the Mediterranean meets the Mojave Desert. The color scheme, interior, and embellishing touches all make up a beautiful space that will transport you to a destination like no other. It’s quite far from the city center and the prices are a bit on the upside, but it’s well worth it.

Piccolo Vicolo Cafe

Location: Ratchatewi, Bangkok

Specialty cafe in Bangkok, Thailand

Specialty cafe in Bangkok, Thailand

Want to escape busy Bangkok without having to leave the city? Have a day out at Piccolo Vicolo Cafe. This specialty cafe is an oasis found in a hidden alley around the Ratchatewi area. You will love the quality of the drinks and the serenity that the place offers. If you are famished, there are many restaurants found in the same compound, as well.

PAGA microroastery

Location: Phrom Phong, Bangkok

Minimalist cafe in Bangkok, Thailand

Minimalist cafe in Bangkok, Thailand

Simple. Straightforward. Quality. Those are the words that will come to your mind when you go to this cafe. PAGA microroastery processes its own beans, so you can expect that each cup of joe here is as fresh as it can get. It’s top-notch in every way, and you can talk to the barista to know more about the selections they have and what you should get.

Aroon

Location: Phrom Phong, Bangkok

Great neighborhood cafe in Bangkok, Thailand

Great neighborhood cafe in Bangkok, Thailand (c) Aroon

Good coffee doesn’t have to be expensive. Aroon proves just that. This neighborhood cafe will be your first stop in the morning; your pick-me-upper before you start your day. The staff is friendly and will surely bring a smile to your face as you take that much-awaited sip.

NANA Coffee Roasters Ari

Location: Ari, Bangkok

Amazing cafe in Bangkok, Thailand

Amazing cafe in Bangkok, Thailand (c) Nana Coffee Roasters Ari

If you appreciate good coffee and pastries, you will love NANA Coffee Roasters Ari. They have a wide selection of drinks and food that will satisfy your cravings. The place is gorgeous, as well, with its modern, wooden aesthetics. This cafe is a bit pricey but worth the money as you explore the chill neighborhood of Ari.

CRAFT

Location: Chitlom, Bangkok

Pet-friendly cafe in Bangkok, Thailand

Pet-friendly cafe in Bangkok, Thailand

CRAFT is located at the 5-star hotel Kimpton Maa-Lai Bangkok. Don’t be intimidated by the lavish atmosphere of this lobby lounge cafe because the price is surprisingly affordable. You can get a good coffee set in luxury while you socialize with friends or even do a bit of work. This place is also pet-friendly, so expect to see lots of dogs here!

Red Diamond

Location: Multiple Branches

High quality coffee in Bangkok, Thailand

High quality coffee in Bangkok, Thailand (c) Red Diamond

Red Diamond is one of the few commercialized establishments that you are sure to enjoy. The coffee beans that they use are of high quality, and you will really taste the difference. Conveniently, you can find Red Diamond in various locations. Try it when you get the chance!

Luka @ Siri House

Location: Chitlom, Bangkok

Cafe with a garden in Bangkok, Thailand

Cafe with a garden in Bangkok, Thailand (c) Luka Siri House

Have you ever been to a cafe with a pool? Luka @ Siri House is one of them. It is a great place to chill on a Sunday afternoon. You can get refreshments of your liking and order Western food if you’re feeling hungry. This cafe is also dog-friendly, which makes staying here even better if you’re a dog lover!


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