I+D Style Café x Brave Roasters
From food trucks to foraging, Bangkok has fallen in love with New York’s hottest fads. But weren’t we doing these things already?
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We have a 48-hour attention span, which makes us perfectly suited to track (and back-track on) the latest trends sweeping Bangkok. Updated weekly.

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Kukkuuk Yakiniku Bar

An EDM club, Japanese barbecue and rooftop bar combined.

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Spend a day exploring the labyrinthine sois of Sukhumvit 31 for these five reasons.

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Heiko Antoniewicz's carrot cake tinged with orange and curry

Want to spend your paycheck on good food? Indulge your palate on meals by the top Michelin-star chefs coming to Bangkok.

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Although released almost three years ago, Sue Krong (Tiger)’s song “Toy Car” recently raced to the top of the iTunes store chart on the back of being included on the soundtrack for the ever-popular, and provocative, teen drama Hormones the Series: Season 2. We talk to the young duo, Eakkapob “Baseball” Pojjanasit, 19, and Woranan “Kanoon” Im-oat, 19, about their first taste of fame and the youth of today. 
 
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Williamsburg Flea (Photo by Chris Oakley)

Inspired by our recent round-up of Willamsburg trends in Bangkok? Here’s where to experience them in Brooklyn’s hippest ’hood. 

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Lee Chatametikool, 38, has been editing films alongside director Apichatpong Weerasethakul for years. Now the award-winning editor has directed his own movie, Concrete Clouds (in cinemas now), inspired by the 1997 Tom Yam Kung financial crisis. BK talks to him about learning from past mistakes and why he would like to study economics.

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The top bars to get a cheap drink 

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On Sep 27, Comet Records BKK’s Golden Triangle party at Soy Sauce Factory adds to Bangkok’s growing list of parties taking place in galleries rather than bars and clubs. If your inner culture vulture is only ignited by the promise of booze, here are Bangkok’s other best galleries for a drink.

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For one day only, on Oct 3, Centara Grand's monthly Surf & Turf Sunday Brunch at Fifty Five will feature the guest Champagne.

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Inthat “Ake” Satayanurak, 19, is a communication arts sophomore at Chulalongkorn University. Nearly a year ago, his mother was diagnosed with breast cancer and Inthat began selling tea and snacks to pay for the medical bills. Under the name Kek Huay Chuay Mae, “Chrysanthemum Tea Helps Mom,” he became a massive social media sensation. Armchair detectives began to question his story though, so we caught up with Inthat to see how he’s been dealing with the cyber-bullying.
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New Places

New Restaurant: Sangkaya Ped Noi
A new homemade pandan custard delivery venture promising no artificial preservatives or coloring. 
Run by a Thai-Japanese couple, this welcoming, vintage-style café serves vegetarian and vegan delights.
New Restaurant: Ginza Sushi Ichi
The famed Tokyo sushi chain opens in Bangkok, claiming to fly all its fish straight from Japan's Tsukiji Market within 24 hours of purchase.
New Venue: The High Spa
This new all-in-one spa business offers facial treatments, aromatherapy, Swedish and traditional Thai massage. 
New Restaurant: Made by Tan Sweet Pea
Cute little cakes delivered to your door.
New Restaurant: Al Coffee
This new Lad Phrao hangout serves local Arabica coffee and dishes made according to strict Islamic dietary requirements.
New Restaurant: Laduree Bangkok
French macaron masters Ladurée finally lands its flagship store in Siam Paragon. 
New Restaurant: Pink Tender
Bringing American craft beer to the Bangkok ’burbs - and the same industrial-influenced decor that's swamped the inner city.
Japanese restaurant Bankara Ramen in Bangkok
A cholesterol attack, yes, but definitely a great restaurant for the tasty Japanese noodles.
New Restaurant: Kukkuuk Yakiniku Bar
Brave Roasters bring serious coffee to Siam's endless sea of chains, along with some neat handicraft goods
New Venue: REC Records
Go crate-digging for Afrobeat to indie at this Lad Phrao record store.
Street fashion brand Sneaka Villa's record store and DJ community space.
New Bar: Jazz Happens
Order a bottle of Singha, some gab glaem, and swing away.
New Restaurant: The Beer Bridge
Craft beer and crafty tapas dishes in Langsuan.
The expansive Mahanakhon branch of this New York deli chain lays claim to being the biggest Dean & Deluca in the world.
New Art Gallery: Cho Why
A multi-floored, multi-disciplinary art space near Talad Noi.
New Bar: Saxsociety
Jazz legend Koh Mr. Saxman's Japanese restaurant-cum-live-performance venue.
New Venue: The Fight Lab
The best martial arts gym, right in the heart of Bangkok.
New Art Gallery: Bridge
A new café-slash-art space at the foot of the iconic abandoned Sathorn Unique skyscraper.