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.

Korean staples at half the price as in K-Town.

Enjoy a cup of joe at the gorgeous and thoughtful Brooklyn-inspired Casa Lapinx49. 

Three-time TV Champion Chef Shigeme Kawahara has opened his first ramen joint in Bangkok.

The Hong Kong-based fashion label takes over the space in front of Mandarin Oriental Hotel.

The instigator of Bangkok’s burger truck trend, Daniel Thaiger serves up hand-crafted burgers which have earned a large fanbase among the American expat community

The dessert cafe's many locations are often mobbed, with people queuing out front for the super buttery honey toast.

Tucked away few steps into Sukhumvit 31, Cherubin is a cozy afternoon tea hangout.

Swanky afternoon tea room serving some of the best cheese cake in Bangkok.

The 20-year-old Japanese cheesecake institution opens in Bangkok.

A brunch spot, wine bar and film screening lounge all rolled into one colonial-style shophouse in the old town. 

Where to catch live funk and soul in the Old Town.

Bangkok's gone kebab crazy. Here's the latest French variation to try.