Beer gardens, pop-ups, takeovers and more.

Dec 11

 

Talamonti Wine Dinner

 
This five-course wine dinner (B2,800/person) showcases Talamonti wines from the Abruzzo region of Italy, paired with a menu created by chef Giuliano Berta.
Dec 11, Medici Kitchen & Bar, 7-10pm, 02-630-4000.
 


Alain Passard of three-Michelin-starred L’Arpège comes to town

 
Mahanakhon Bangkok Skybar welcomes decorated French chef Alain Passard of three-Michelin-starred L’Arpège in Paris as he prepares exclusive 11-course dinners, plus wine, this Dec 11-12. (B14,000++/person)
King Power Mahanakhon, 114 Narathiwas Rd. 02-677-8722

Dec 12

 

No Reservations: What the funk?

 
This Dec 12, the monthly wine event returns, matching fiery Laotian fare with wines curated and explained by guest wine geek and sommelier, Walter Giomi. No reservations needed.
Funky Lam Kitchen, The Taste, Thonglor Soi 11, 7-11pm
 

Dec 13

 

Seen Bangkok Four Hands Dinner and Chef’s Table

 
Hong Kong-based chef Arturo Melendez joins Seen’s chef Alexandre to create exclusive menus for two nights only. On Dec 13, the menu spans five courses (B3,800 with drinks pairing), and on Dec 14 the menu expands to six courses (B4,000 with drinks pairing). Limited to 15 people both nights.
Seen Restaurant & Bar, 26/F, Avani Riverside, 02-431-9120.
 

Creature Comforts Tap Takeover

Mikkeller Bangkok is putting world-class beer from Athens, Georgia-based Creature Comforts in the spotlight this Dec 13. The bar is flying in tons of beers—in kegs, cans and bottles—as well as brewery founders David Stein and Adam Beauchamp.
26 Ekamai 10 Alley, 02-381-9891.

Dec 14

 

Zonin Wine Tasting

 
An exclusive wine tasting (B790/person) with Zonin Winery and Independent Wine & Spirit Thailand, all served with light bites prepared by the restaurant’s executive chef.
Dec 14, Urbani Truffle Bar & Restaurant, 5.30pm-8.00pm, 02-233-1990
 

Dec 17

 

Guest Shift: Beautiful Booze With Natalie Migliarini

 
On Dec 17, Tropic City brings Beautiful Booze founder Natalie Migliarini and her colleague James Stevenson to the bar to whip up signature concoctions for one night only. 
Tropic City, Charoenkrung 28, 8pm-midnight.
 
 

Ongoing

 

Vesper has just launched an awesome new cocktail menu

 
The Vesper team have rolled out “Contrast,” a new menu that marries diametrically opposed ideas into unique concoctions like the Moon and Sun (B400), a mix of toasted sunflower seeds, honey Galliano, Cocchi Americano, Tanqueray and sparkling wine, and the Deep/Shallow (B370), which unites seaweed, pineapple, coconut, citrus smoked whisky and Bacardi Carta Blanca.
Vesper, 10/15 Convent Rd, Daily from 3-11pm, 02-235-2777.
 
 

Wishbeer brings craft brews to Gaysorn

 
Until Jan 6, craft beer bar-slash-distributor Wishbeer transforms Gaysorn Village into a wintry, craft-focused beer garden. 
Cocoon Dropoff, Gaysorn Village, 999 Phloenchit Rd.
 
 

Centara Beer Garden at Lotus Garden

 
For the first time, Centara Grand is hosting an open-air beer fest up in its 26th-floor lotus garden instead of on street level in front of Central World. Until Jan 26, expect big international beer brands to flow from the tap, like Hoegaarden, Franziskaner, Stella Artois and more.
F/26, Lotus Garden, Centara Grand at CentralWorld. Free entrance
 
 

The Peak at St. Regis Bangkok

 
Until Jan 2, 2020, The St. Regis Bangkok is hosting The Peak, a pop-up countertop where diners can expect to be treated to Swiss fine dining inspired by Andreas Caminada, acclaimed chef-owner of the three-Michelin-starred Schloss Schauenstein, a restaurant housed in a fairytale castle in the Swiss Alps. The pop-up will feature a six-course menu (B3,200++ / person), as well as additional snacks that chef Caminada prepared specially for The Peak.
Jojo, The St. Regis Bangkok. Call 02-207-7777 or email this address to book in advance

Upcoming

 

La Monita hosts a pop-up at JUSMAG

 
Perennial favorite Mexican restaurant La Monita is taking over the kitchen at American-operated Aderholt Annex (a.k.a. JUSMAG) this Dec 20. Expect all the hits from La Monita—tacos, burritos, enchiladas and more—with the unique and definitively American ambience of the secretive bar.
JUSMAG Thai, 7 Sathorn Rd.