Sukhumvit Soi 11: Bangkok Most Exciting Street

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Sukhumvit 11 is the center of it all.

And the best party street in Bangkok.

Once the sun goes down, this 800-meter-long street just a short walk from BTS Nana transforms into a hotspot of Bangkok’s hottest nightlife.

With classy rooftop bars, creative cocktail bars, a large choice of restaurants, and busy nightclubs, this Soi has something for everyone.

So how do you get the best out of the night?

We’ll show you the best places to party to ensure you have a fun night on Sukhumvit 11.

Rooftop Bars

Above Eleven rooftop bar in Sukhumvit soi 11

Each rooftop bar in Soi 11 tends to cater to a different crowd.

More importantly, there is almost ALWAYS a dress code, not only in rooftop bars but also at nightclubs, and even at some cocktail bars.

So dress accordingly.

Avoid open shoes, shorts, sleeveless shirts, and beachwear or sportswear.

No matter what rooftop bar of Soi 11 you choose, you can’t go wrong.

They all have a panoramic view of the city, world-class service, and a lot of people drinking and partying.

Pastel

group of friends having dinner at Pastel Rooftop bar in Bangkok during the sunset

Pastel is located on the 22nd floor of the Aira hotel.

The rooftop bar has a unique style that makes it a place that you should absolutely try.

Its Mediterranean style extends to the food, the drinks, but also the atmosphere.

Go there during sunset to enjoy an incredible view of the city with one of their amazing cocktails.

Or go there around 8 PM or later to see the restaurant turning into a lively bar with DJ, dancers, and live percussion.

Pastel is the top spot to start the night in Soi 11.

Above Eleven

Above Eleven Rooftop Bar & Restaurant
Above Eleven Rooftop Bar & Restaurant

Located on the 33rd floor of Fraser Suites, Above 11 tends to draw in expats more than Thais.

This is due to salsa night and other events during the week here.

Above Eleven offers a great view of the city and their talented mixologists serve up any cocktail you like.

It’s not too loud either.

So it’s a great bar to get your pre-drinks on or take someone on a romantic date.

Nest

thai girls at nest rooftop in bangkok

Nestled on the top floor of Le Fenix Hotel is Nest.

This rooftop bar tends to draw business-oriented individuals as it’s relaxed and chilled.

Nest is ideal for an impromptu business meeting before it gets busy.

They offer Spanish tapas and Thai classics to enjoy on their menu.

There’s also a diverse selection of beer and cocktails.

It’s another great pre-drink paradise to check out.

The outstanding views are just the icing on the cake.

Lush Rooftop

thai girls posing at lush rooftop in bangkok

Lush is located above Hemingways, a popular restaurant for both expats and tourists.

It’s a great place to hang out with pals or on a date.

The interior feels like an urbanized jungle, with lots of funky art and furniture to play with.

You can expect reasonably priced drinks here, and a few different options to eat.

For more rooftop bars in the area, check out the top rooftop bars in Sukhumvit to impress your girl.


Cocktail Bars

Cocktails and people drinking at cocktail bars in Sukhumvit soi 11

There is no better way to start a night than with cocktails.

Most of the rooftop bars and restaurants listed in this post have incredible cocktails.

But Soi 11 also has amazing cocktail bars that are great to enjoy fine drinks and partying.

Havana Social

Thai girls drinking mojitos at Havana Social Bangkok during ladies night

Havana Social design and concept are inspired by Cuba’s pre-revolution era.

With dim lighting, exposed beams, and classic rum cocktails, you might feel like you have stepped back into the 1940s.

Even the staff dress like during this era, making this bar really one to remember.

There is no signage or front door, but there is a retro phone booth.

Call Havana Social, and you will get the entry code which you then enter, and a secret door will open to access the bar.

The place is big inside, with a large area to dance to Latino songs played by DJs or live bands.

Head upstairs if you want to catch a break and smoke a cigar.

One Two Two Club

very hot thai girl wearing an orange small dress drinking at one two two club bar in bangkok

Inspired by 122 rue de Provence in Paris, one of the most famous brothels in France in the 1930’s, this cocktail bar is unlike any other in Bangkok.

The red interior and sofas offer a cozy atmosphere and make it the perfect place to bring your date.

But with a DJ every night, playing everything from Electro pop to nu-disco, One Two Two is also a great place to party until 2 AM if nightclubs aren’t your thing.


Beer Bars

There are a lot of options to grab a cold beer in Sukhumvit Soi 11, but the 2 beer gardens along the street are definitely the options that stand out.

Beer Bar Complex

beer bar complex in Sukhumvit soi 11 in Bangkok Thailand

Opposite the Ambassador hotel is a large beer bar complex with a dozen bars.

Some have girls to keep you company, others have pool tables, and others have food.

But what they all have in common is that they all have cheap local and international beers on the menu.

They’re ideal to chill after a long day exploring the city.

Moom Muum Park Soi 11

interior of Moom Muum Park Soi 11 with tables for customers

Down the street, opposite the popular Italian restaurant Tony’s, is Moom Muum.

A large outdoor Thai restaurant and beer garden open every day.

This is another great spot to start or end your evening in Sukhumvit Soi 11.


Live Music Bars

interior live bands and food at live music bars in Sukhumvit soi 11 Bangkok

Bangkok is full of talented musicians and bands playing all kinds of music.

It’s a paradise for anyone who likes live music.

While Soi 11 offers just about everything, its live music is often the most overlooked aspect of the area.

So instead of going from bar to bar, why not stop, unwind, and live in the moment with live music?

The Golden Giraffe

people drinking on the terrace of the golden giraffe a bar in bangkok

The Golden Giraffe is replacing the famous Apoteka bar that for years has been the best live music bar in Soi 11.

The bar host different live bands every night so you can see all style of music there from blues to jazz, or even rock.

There are also DJs playing there so you can have electro and house music on the same night as the live music.

Keep an eye on their events on Facebook to know who’s playing there.

Hillary 3

inside of Hillary 3 live music bar in Sukhumvit Soi 11 in Bangkok

Not only is there great live music but also a seamlessly never-ending happy hour.

OK – it’s from 9 AM until 8 PM, but still a long time!

Hillary is a popular brand in Bangkok, with many locations.

But no matter which one you go to, the vibe is always inviting.

You will feel like you are at a friend’s house party when you walk in.

For people on a budget, it’s also incredibly cheap.

Hillary 3 is a good spot to go if you are on your own and looking to socialize.

Hillary 11

front of Hillary 11 bar and restaurant in Sukhumvit Soi 11 in Bangkok Thailand

The Hillary group took over one of the biggest bars in Soi 11 after the pandemic.

The 2-floor restaurant and bar is a great place to enjoy happy hour, eat Thai and Western food, and live music.

The bar has live bands playing every night.

And you can head upstairs to play some pool if you want to catch a break from the crowd downstairs.

For more bars, pubs, and clubs around Bangkok with live music, check out our list of the best bars with live music in Bangkok.


Sports Bars on Sukhumvit 11

Inside sports bars in Sukhumvit soi 11 Bangkok

Soi 11 also has a few sports bars where you can watch your favorite sport before or after going wild at one of the clubs.

The Game

photos of the game a sports bar in bangkok

This sports bar is conveniently close to the Nana Skytrain, just underneath the BTS.

The Game has one of the largest big-screen TVs in Bangkok, with many other screens all around the bar.

There is some great pub food to be had and a wide selection of drinks to pick from.

It’s always full of expats there so things are never boring.

Mulli’s

interior of Mulli's Sports Bar in Sukhumvit soi 11 in Bangkok

You can sum up Mulli’s Soi 11 in 3 words: Food, Sports, and Beer.

The sports bar shows all the major sports and leagues in the world, from football to the NBA.

They also have a good selection of Western and Thai food.

But most importantly they have over 100 beers available on tap or bottled, and happy hour until 8 PM every day.


Nightclubs

There is no shortage of clubs in Bangkok, Thailand.

The real question is, which ones are actually worth visiting?

Luckily, there are some excellent, extravagant, and entertainment venues around Soi 11.

And they’re all full of the most beautiful girls you’ll see in Bangkok.

Levels

Sexy Thai girls at Levels Club in Bangkok

Levels is the most iconic nightclub of Soi 11.

Located out on the 6th floor of the Aloft hotel, you take a quick elevator up once you pass the counter downstairs where you either pay an entrance fee or buy a table package.

Levels is where international celebrities come to the party, so keep an eye out.

The club has live DJs every night, great table service, and awesome dancers, and the place is packed almost every night.

And if you want to meet the sexiest girls in Bangkok, there are a lot of them at Levels, including a lot of freelancers.

Sugar Club

Girls at Sugar Club Bangkok

Sugar Club is the number one Hip-hop club in Bangkok.

If you can’t stop dancing to the biggest rap and trap hits from the 90s to today, Sugar is the place for you.

The club is also packed every night with lots of expats, tourists, and hot Thai girls.

While the club has amazing resident DJs, MCs, and dancers, it’s not rare for them to have events with big international names like Tyga and Lil Yachty.

Candy x Bobo

hot thai girls posing at candy club in bangkok

Candy is the big red box across the road from Levels Club and a building you can’t miss as you walk down the street.

The club is pretty small inside but the ambiance is intense, to say the least.

With events every night, whether it’s local DJs, dancers, or male strippers, there’s never a quiet night at Candy.

Created by the team behind Bobo, another VIP club in Sukhumvit, this place is for those who love to be seen.

The club has packages with up to 100 bottles!

And even the option to show your photo on the big screen behind the DJ.

By far the perfect place to flex.


Restaurants

There is an abundance of restaurants in Soi 11 that serve up pretty much anything you like.

You won’t have to go far to find food, especially at night.

Here are our recommendations for the best food on Soi 11 of Sukhumvit.

Oskar Bistro

sexy young Thai girls at Oskar Bistro ladies night in Bangkok

Oskar’s is what happens when you mix a gastropub with an ultra-modern bar.

Inspired by the French bistro culture, Oskar’s menu offers a lot of choices for all types of cravings from tapas to pizza and seafood platters.

Oskar’s also has an insanely extensive wine list, whiskeys, and incredible cocktails.

And as the night goes on, the restaurant slowly turns into a club with a live DJ playing every night until 2 AM.

Tony’s

front of tony's a simple and delicious restaurant in sukhumvit 11 in bangkok

This Italian restaurant is the creation of the renowned Chef Anthony “Tony” Burd.

Tony’s brings delicious modern Italian American cuisine to Soi 11.

This menu includes pasta, pizza, steak, and fish, but also platters of cheese and cold cuts to share with friends.

The concept is simple but executed to perfection and the service there is always amazing.

Hemingway

dinning room at hemingway a restaurant in sukhumvit 11 in bangkok

Hemingway is a staple amongst the expat community.

The restaurant and bar serve a large selection of American and Thai dishes to suit everyone.

What was once a house has been refurbished into this stylish restaurant.

You’ll love the lush garden in front of the house, which is the perfect place for an afternoon lunch meeting.

The menu is extensive and reasonably priced.

There is a good reason it’s so popular.

Charcoal Tandoor Grill & Mixology

dinning room at Charcoal Tandoor Grill & Mixology a restaurant in sukhumvit 11 in bangkok

Situated on the 5th floor of Fraser suites, this restaurant is rumored to serve the best Indian cuisine in Bangkok.

The menu includes not only classic curries but also grilled meats and veggies.

Their dishes really hit the spot.

The addition of Bollywood dancers during shows adds to the unique atmosphere and makes it a must-try.

Anaconda – Latino Nikkei Bar

high chairs and counter Anaconda - Latino Nikkei Bar

Located right under Candy x Bobo nightclub, Anaconda is the most unique restaurant and bar you’ll find in Soi 11.

The restaurant is a Latino Nikkei Bar, or in other words, a combination of Central and South American inspirations mixed with a Japanese influence.

On the menu, you will find delicious snacks, greens, seafood, sashimi, and cevices.

And signature dishes such as their yuzu guacamole, truffle ice soba, or Anaconda chawanmushi.

Don’t forget to try their excellent cocktails to pair with your dinner.

Artisan Craft Burgers

a sexy thai girl eating at Artisan Craft Burgers a restaurant in sukhumvit 11 in bangkok

What is better than craft beer?

Craft burgers to go with it, of course.

At Artisan Craft Burgers you don’t just get an amazing gargantuan burger, though.

You get a copious amount of fries, too, with 3 sauces to dip them in.

Foodies will have a fit when they check out the menu, so you might as well treat yourself to a good burger.

Yuna

a selection of bento boxes at yuna a japanese restaurant in sukhumvit 11 in bangkok

Situated close to the BTS, this Japanese restaurant is as authentic as they come.

You can expect sumptuous sushi, sashimi, and sake all in one place.

Speaking of sake, there is a huge selection to choose from.

Japanese food is some of the best in Bangkok outside of Japan, but there is only one way to find out…go to Yuna!

For more food, check out some of the other top restaurants we’ve covered in Bangkok.


Coffee Shops

Coffee Club

a sexy thai girl drinking a smoothie at coffee club in sukhumvit 11 in bangkok

There is nothing better than good coffee, and Coffee Club is ideal for it.

It is located in the Holiday Inn, so you can sip on your super latte cappuccino mocha while watching people in the street.

Breakfast is also a good shout here.

Try the smashed avocado on toast with poached eggs AND bacon, and it will certainly nurse a hangover.

Coffee Club is also perfect for digital nomads with power plugs to almost every table and fast internet.

Starbucks

a long table at starbuks in sukhumvit 11 in bangkok

Ah yes, one of the most recognized coffee brands in the world is also in Soi 11.

Located in the lobby of Aira hotel, this Starbucks is great to catch a break from the heat or the intensity of the nightlife in the street.

Go get that Frappuccino before you head back out there.


Where To Stay?

photos of hotels in Sukhumvit soi 11 Bangkok

Soi 11 is a great location, at the heart of the party scene, but that doesn’t mean you can’t get a good night’s sleep there too.

There are some incredible hotels available in and around the street.

We know many top hotels that are close to all the action as well, and they’re all guest-friendly.

Aloft Bangkok Sukhumvit 11

front view of aloft in sukhumvit 11 in bangkok

Spacious, clean rooms with big TVs, stunning window views, and world-class service.

What more could you want?

Well, there is also a huge pool, gym, and bar that serves great cocktails.

There is also a 24/7 cafe because Bangkok never sleeps.

Read Our Review

Fraser Suites Sukhumvit

living room in a suite at Fraser Suites Sukhumvit in sukhumvit 11 in bangkok

The hotel is just a little out of all the action, so it’s in a peaceful spot.

There are spacious rooms with panoramic city views and a load of services and facilities on offer.

Fraser even has serviced apartments with a fully functional washing machine, dishwasher, and microwave.

The outdoor pool is ideal for a lazy afternoon or energizing morning.

A buffet breakfast is served every day, so you get everything to start the day right.

Read Our Review

Mercure Bangkok Sukhumvit 11

large bedroom at Mercure Bangkok in sukhumvit 11 in bangkok

This 4-star hotel is right in the heart of Sukhumvit Soi 11.

The hotel is beautifully designed, paying homage to Thailand’s historical silk industry.

There are 232 spacious rooms and suites to choose from at Mercure, but if you want our opinion, the 87 sqm Suite room is what you need for after-parties.

Now don’t forget to stop by the fun rooftop poolside bar to have a swim and a drink before you go party in the Soi.

Ambassador Hotel Bangkok

bedroom at Ambassador Hotel Bangkok in sukhumvit 11 in bangkok

This hotel is often a hub for business people because of its outstanding facilities.

It’s conveniently only a 5-minute walk from the BTS and a 10-minute walk to the MRT.

The rooms are elegant with lots of space.

The hotel comes with a swimming pool, fitness center, and a Muay Thai ring where you can learn the sport.

Hyatt Regency Bangkok Sukhumvit

Deluxe King Room Hyatt Regency Bangkok Sukhumvit
Deluxe king room

If you want to stay in a 5-star hotel you need to walk 100 meters from Sukhumvit Soi 11 to Hyatt Regency hotel.

It’s one of the best hotels in Bangkok with excellent service, the best amenities, and all the luxury you want to fully recover after long nights partying in the city.

If you want enough space to hang out with your friends or your date after a long night along Sukhumvit, have a look at the beautiful presidential suite.

Read Our Review
For a complete list of the best hotels in Bangkok, click here.


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FAQ

What Is The Best Rooftop Bar On Sukhumvit Soi 11?

The best rooftop bar in Sukhumvit Soi 11 is Pastel Bangkok at Aira hotel.

What Is The Best Cocktail Bar On Sukhumvit Soi 11?

The best cocktail bar on Sukhumvit Soi 11 is Havana Social for both the drinks and the ambiance.

What Is The Best Beer Bar On Sukhumvit Soi 11?

The best beer bar on Sukhumvit Soi 11 is Hillary 11 for its happy hour, friendly staff, and awesome live music.

What Is The Best Live Music Bar On Sukhumvit Soi 11?

The best live music bar on Sukhumvit Soi 11 is The Golden Giraffe for the diversity and quality of its live bands.

What Is The Best Sports Bar On Sukhumvit Soi 11?

The best sports bar on Sukhumvit Soi 11 is Mulli’s at Aira hotel for its happy hour every day until 8 PM, and the large number of screens showing all the sports you can think of.

What Is The Best Nightclub on Sukhumvit 11?

The best nightclub on Sukhumvit Soi 11 is Levels for its awesome DJs, VIP service, and quality shows.

What Is The Best Restaurant on Sukhumvit Soi 11?

The best restaurant in Sukhumvit Soi 11 is Oskar Bistro for the diversity of the menu, the quality of the food, and the atmosphere.

What Is The Best Coffee Shop on Sukhumvit Soi 11?

The best coffee shop on Sukhumvit Soi 11 is Coffee Club. It’s great for both breakfast and lunch and of course for a good cup of coffee.

What Is The Best Hotel In Sukhumvit Soi 11?

The best hotel in Sukhumvit Soi 11 is Aloft hotel with both budget rooms and amazing suites.

What Should You Wear For A Big Night Out In Sukhumvit Soi 11?

Most places in the center of Bangkok and in Sukhumvit Soi 11 have a strict dress code.
No open shoes, no shorts, no sportswear, no beachwear, or sleeveless shirts.

How Much Money Do You Need For A Good Night Out in Sukhumvit Soi 11?

You need between 3,000 to 5,000 THB for a good night out in Sukhumvit Soi 11.
The quality is better than it has ever been in the Soi, but the prices have increased quite a lot over the last few years.


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