Nestled in a small shophouse in Sathorn, this leather workshop offers courses for all skill levels.

Thonglor welcomes a record store-cum-rockin' live venue.

Zoo

This is not your ordinary Bangkok bar and these are not your ordinary Bangkok sounds.

Bangkok's best spot for tsukemen, a popular derivative of tonkotsu created by Yamagishi Kazuo, the godfather of Tokyo’s ramen scene.

Cholesterol-fueled, but surprisingly palatable, ramen.

After being ejected from its site near Chatuchak, the vintage night market finds a new location on Srinakarin Rd.

Search for well-worn leatherware at this vintage institution on Ekkama.

A restructure at this arts and jewelry-focused mall means the gallery spaces are now bigger and sit closer together.

A proper back-to-basics rock club.

With a name that means “stay at home” in Thai, shophouse-turned-bar You Bahn offer a laidback drinking atmosphere. 

Sathorn's latest tastefully twee coffee shop.

Ladprao's quaint new cafe and cooking school.  

Sporting a décor inspired by the Italian island of Capri, this tiny wine room directly imports labels from many small vineyards at affordable prices.

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The Kiwi team behind fish-and-chips restaurant Snapper NZ has opened another restaurant in a bustling neighborhood.

This motel-themed bar serves up EDM from local DJs as well as live bands. 

The InterContinental Bangkok's spot for cigars and single malts.

Black Amber continues the independent barbershop trend in Bangkok, integrating the idea of a gentleman’s club into its setting.     

Perhaps Bangkok's first standalone men’s grooming venue to put the focus on classic treatments in an equally classy environment.

Bikes, vintage shirts, jeans, polos and hipster undercuts.

Nothing like a close shave to start the day and Never Say Cutz still do the closest in the business.

DJ Maft Sai new bar pairs global grooves with quality drinks. 

The latest in a line of cool but affordable design hostels sprouting up around Bangkok is located in the old town.

This area was crying out for another place that takes its coffee seriously.

This former hostel cafe has been renovated into a proper all-day dining and drinking destination.