Nothing would be better than the aroma of freshly roasted coffee beans with the crispness of pastries and the warmth of the morning sun. Cafes in Bangkok in every nook and corner will undoubtedly let you begin the day as brightly as a good cup of coffee! Here's a list of the best cafes if you're hunting for a new favourite in 2023.
Sometimes I Feel, a stylish coffee shop in Soi Sukhumvit 31, presents the beauty of art through a drink menu and its art gallery displaying diverse artists’ works.
Signature drinks are varied because their inspiration comes from the tastes of multiple coffee beans with a tiny addition such as C.Salt Caramel Macchiato and Stained. In every visit, you can try a mind-blowing selection of Thai & Brazilian single origins that rotate every two to three weeks!
Address: 5, 1 Sukhumvit 31, Klongtoey, Khlong Toei, Bangkok 10110, Thailand
‘See - Found - Tell’ is the concept of this Black Gothic House. Feast your eyes on its whimsical atmosphere where Harry Potter meets Alice in wonderland. At the entryway, a tiny stall of handcrafts and collectibles stands. A light and airy room on the right is designed in French bistro style with a sizable stained glass window.
The menu features French and Italian fare made with Thai ingredients, not to mention their magical drinks: Wild Gardenia Potion and signature Cold Brew Ice Cube Latte, the epitome of never drinking plain lattes again! In addition, the service is as amazing as the food.
Address: 60 Ekkamai 12 Alley, Khlong Tan Nuea, Watthana, Bangkok 10110, Thailand
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Starbucks Reserve Chao Phraya Riverfront is the biggest and most resplendent branch in Thailand, well delighting coffeeholic, tea lovers, and cafe hoppers. There are more than 30 baristas to brew premium coffee. Muan Jai, Special Blend from Northern Thailand is good to try.
For tea enthusiasts, you can experience specialty tea at the Teavana Bar like Mist Green tea-based Peach Mojito and Lychee Earl Grey. While enjoying your cup, you can see the panoramic view of Chao Phraya River or appreciate the interior and art on the second floor conveying the story of Thai traditions and global coffee.
Address: Icon Siam, Charoen Nakhon Rd, Khlong Ton Sai, Khlong San, Bangkok 10600, Thailand
STOCKROOM is not only one of the most trendy Cafes in Bangkok but also a paradise for foodies where grocery, dining, and cooking studio collide. Coffee Roastery and Juicery is one of the popular zones that you can wash the food down with their Cold Brew Coffee.
Keep an eye on the holiday season, there is always a special festive cup to sip and sweeten up your day! Moreover, it houses a bakery zone providing 10 - 20 kinds of desserts to satisfy sweet tooths like cupcakes, candies, waffles, dark chocolate cookies, banoffee cups to name a few.
Address: 119 80 Phetchaburi 18 Alley, Thanon Phetchaburi, Ratchathewi, Bangkok 10400, Thailand
In the middle of Thonglor 4, City Boy, a minimalist cafe encircled by lush greenery serves casual street vibe coffee while background soft jazz music plays. The simplicity of its style would slow down your life to enjoy coffee more. Here, you will meet a cheerful and attentive barista who never lets you get bored of caffeinated drinks.
From espresso to Cafe au lait to white coffee and slow-bar’s menu, Iced latte is a must! Coffee enthusiasts can pick coffee roast levels: light - medium - dark. For dessert lovers, a long list of pastries from Chiang Mai awaits such as Muffin, Bagel, and Red Velvet Scone.
Address: 140 Kaulin Building, Khlong Tan Nuea, Watthana, Bangkok 10110, Thailand
ROAST coffee, an American style cafe & eatery lets guests celebrate life’s simple pleasures which are good food and good coffee. Its industrial glass-and-brick decoration creates a relaxing ambience buzzing with lively folks. The highlight of the specialty coffee shops is their high-quality and freshly-sourced ingredients.
Every single thing on the menu is daily made in-house by chefs, baristas, and bakers. For coffee addicts, exotic roasts like Nicaragua Jinotega and Ethiopian Sidamo are truly a return ticket keeping you coming back. Plus, you cannot go wrong with Strawberry Waffle & Vanilla Homemade Ice Cream!
Address: The COMMONS 335 Thong Lo 17 Alley, Khlong Tan Nuea, Watthana, Bangkok 10110, Thailand
Website: ROAST coffee & eatery | Facebook | Instagram
One of the cafes in Bangkok that open 24/7, Let's Say Café gives you no worries about opening hours, so you can stay all night long for working, studying, or playing board games with friends. Situated near the city’s landmark, the Victory Monument, this warm and friendly cafe has 4 stories including outdoor activities space.
If you are hungry, a variety of Western food, Thai dishes, and drinks can be ordered at any time to recharge your energy. The main beverages are coffee and sparkling soda-based cups. Iced Coffee Americano with Rambutan in Titan size is highly recommended; you could feel wide awake until the morning!
Address: 440, 19 Soi Ratchawithi 3, Thanon Phaya Thai, Ratchathewi, Bangkok 10400, Thailand
Good things take time as well as a cup of coffee! Gu Slow Bar attends to every detail to make a perfect cup for you. First, select the coffee beans including a wide selection of single origin beans and blends. Then, pick a technique for brewing coffee: AEROPRESS - MOKA POT - COLD BREW - DRIP - SYPHON - ROK.
In case you don’t have any idea, their baristas will give a piece of helpful advice. The best special drink to start your day freshly is Brightest Day, cold brew coffee with lime. Don’t forget to pair with bite sized cakes or brownie cookies. It’s more than tasty!
Address: 561 Prajadhipok Rd, Somdet Chao Phraya, Khlong San, Bangkok 10600, Thailand
For cat lovers, Caturday is indeed a must! You will find more than 40 adorable cats; there are several toys and accessories to have fun with them. However, you cannot pick the cats up. Only pet them gently. The staff are friendly and willing to teach you how to use a toy and cats’ names with their personality; therefore, feel free to talk and ask them.
The cafe menu includes Japanese-Italian dishes such as lasagna, pasta, and lava fried beef & rice. The most popular ones are sweet treats like Strawberry Jam Cream Cheese Pie and hot drinks served in a heartwarmingly adorable glass with a cat like Caramel Milk Frappe. The taste is literally paw-some! Additionally, the location is next to BTS Ratchathewi. Ailurophiles will not struggle to find this place.
Address: 10400, 89/70 Phaya Thai Rd, Thanon Phetchaburi, Ratchathewi, Bangkok 10400, Thailand
Timo and Tintin, a modern contemporary and loft cafe stand out in Talat Noi, a vintage area of Bangkok. It is one of the best Instagramable cafes since every corner is filled with natural sunlight, the third floor is an art gallery, and the fifth floor is a rooftop where you can view the beautiful scenery.
The setting is as incredible as the flavour of coffee and pastries. Trying 3 House blend beans from Northern Thailand, Uji Matcha, or Cocoa Shake is absolutely worth your while! The gimmick is that each glass for different drinks is uniquely designed. For those with a sweet tooth, Homemade Almond Croissant is an ideal combination with coffee.
Address: 674 Soi Wanit 2, Talat Noi, Khet Samphanthawong, Bangkok 10100, Thailand
Website: Facebook | Instagram
Luka, a home of culinary delights and mental comfort, is one of the most charming cafes in Bangkok. Visitors are warmly welcomed by the cozy café style and Bohemian ambience. The Luka’s nostalgic Western comfort food would soothe your tummy and soul such as meatballs, burritos, avocado toast, and homemade baked goods which are made with premium, sustainable local ingredients.
Coffee and afternoon tea set are meticulously crafted each cup to order. So, save your room for Americano or Luka Kombucha Shake. Luka’s cups and dishes will certainly be the thing you jump out of bed for!
Address: 64 3 Pan Rd, Silom, Bang Rak, Bangkok 10500, Thailand
Website: Luka Cafe
In the first moments at the floral caf at Napasorn’s entryway, you will be attracted by the fragrance of coffee, tea, and the retro vibe inside. What draws customers back time and again is the lovely bouquets on the second floor.
In addition to the magnificent interior design, you can taste some of the most inventive seasonal desserts and beverages such as Lavender Roast Tea, Cherry Roast Tea, and Chocolate Raspberry Rose. The aromas of petals in the drink menu spread all over the place.
Address: 67 Chakkraphet Rd, Wang Burapha Phirom, Phra Nakhon, Bangkok 10200, Thailand
The Coffee Club is an ideal place for cafe hoppers and aesthetes since it is located in the centre of arts and antiques, River City. After exploring the international exhibitions, head to fill your fuel here. Whether it is all-day breakfast, lunch, dinner, cake, coffee, or Thai food, the Coffee Club has it all.
This one of the renowned cafes in Bangkok is known for its world-class coffee, especially Flat White and Yuzu Lemon Coffee Cold Brew. While sipping a flavorful cup, you can sit under the trees and gaze at the Chao Phraya River. The tranquil atmosphere makes it the best place to start your day or unwind after travelling.
Address: 23 Trok rongnamkaeng, Talat Noi, Samphanthawong, Bangkok 10100, Thailand
Website: The Coffee Club
‘B-STORY’ is one of the best cafes in Bangkok that is recommended by Instagramers for its marvellous Gothic & Antique European Decoration with ravishing stained glass windows. Visiting the cafe during festive seasons is a bonus; some adorable décor can brighten your mood and boost your holiday spirit!
Their menu consists of Western and Thai foods and an extensive list of drinks and desserts. ‘B-Forest’, the signature — berry tea topped with 3D foam art of a bear is a truly perfect ending to your meal.
Address: B-Story Garden 33 25 Pradit Manutham Rd, Lat Phrao, Bangkok 10230, Thailand
Trendy cafe on Phra Athit Road, Jaywalk Cafe serves all-day breakfast in American home-cooked style. Their drinks and sweet treats mainly stick to classic favourites: fluffy pancakes, waffles, gelato, regular espresso, drip coffee, and weekly specials.
Unlike the other branches of their cafes in Bangkok, hybrid beverages like Iced Sea Salted Caramel Latte and Iced Creme Brulee Latte are served here. For non-caffeine drinks, Jaywalk Signature Thai Iced Thai is the best choice to try.
Address: 90 Phra Athit Rd, Chana Songkhram, Phra Nakhon, Bangkok 10200, Thailand
When it comes to French breakfast fare, no one can turn a blind eye to croissants and Le pain au chocolat. Cafe Tartine, a French café on Soi Ruamrudee, not only serves an all-day breakfast menu like traditional croquet madame, baguettes, and crepe but also a sweet & drink menu. You'll start to fantasise about dining like a real Parisian after reading their menu and eating al fresco.
The ingredients are premium and organic for every dish. Not forgetting their Espresso/ Hot chocolate and plain croissant in-house made day in and day out are a perfect combination.
Address: 65 2 Witthayu Rd, Lumphini, Pathum Wan, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10330, Thailand
Website: Café Tartine | Facebook | Instagram
A Swedish cafe, Rocket exudes Scandinavian elegance with its white marble counter, silver coffee bar, and light wood and blue furnishings. With Instagram-worthy drinks like Jaffa Cold Brew and a simple all-day brunch menu including one of the best eggs benedict in Bangkok cooked by a Michelin-starred chef.
the cafe is a fantastic spot to while away the morning—or even afternoon if you keep moving on to the wine, liqueur, and coffee list, particularly ‘Rocket fuel’, a signature cold brew cup.
Address: 149 Sathon Soi 12 Alley, Silom, Bang Rak, Bangkok 10500, Thailand
Website: Rocket | Facebook | Instagram
Brainwake on Soi Sukhumvit 33 is one of the neighbourhood cafes in Bangkok that visitors always feel like a home. Inside, freshly baked French pastries and bread are displayed.
Choose a book from their library shelves and relax upstairs with a decent Affogato, or have a cheap but scrumptious dish from a mixing menu of Thai one-dish classics and Western breakfast staples. A downstairs well-stocked bar is a nice corner to chill out in the evening.
Address: 27/1 Sukhumvit 33 Alley, Khlong Tan Nuea, Watthana, Bangkok 10110, Thailand
Unbranded Cafe is one of the cafes in Bangkok, famous for its croissants, coffee, and sourdough. At the front counter, you may think it is a modern cafe, but the interior in the next room or an open-air space are actually Thai vintage style containing replicas of antique grocery, barbershop, and even house. This coffee house has welcoming staff impressively fosters a calm and cosy atmosphere.
If you are hungry, why not start with homemade Western dishes like scramble eggs, carbonara, and pizza. Then, save space for must tries : Chocolate & Plain Croissants and Unbranded Dirty Coffee.
Address: Bang Khun Phrom, Phra Nakhon, Bangkok 10200, Thailand
The Red brick wall of Butch’s Coffee is extremely eye-catching and scented with coffee beans. The interior is mainly white, wooden, and neat, making youfeel comfortable.
It houses and precisely roasts both single origin and 3 house blends. Don’t miss the signature Buctch’s, Brazilian mixing with Thai beans. And, merrily end with Croffle, a well-liked dessert that is buttery and gooey.
Address: Wang-Dek 3 bd., 19, 1-2 Soi Vibhavadi Rangsit 5 Yaek 1, Chom Phon, Chatuchak, Bangkok 10900, Thailand
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Artis, one of the best coffee cafes in Bangkok on Soi Sukhumvit, perfects every single cup by roasting single origin beans and resting them for 3 days for the finest flavour. Most of the beans come from the Golden Triangle region in northern Thailand, while some are sourced around the world. The all-time favourite refreshing coffee to try once is Black Orange.
For food and desserts, they use only the highest quality ingredients to prepare in-house. Therefore, sandwiches and croissants are to die for! Furthermore, you can buy home brewing equipment here. The staff is more than happy to recommend what suits your desire.
Address: 390, 20 Sukhumvit Soi 18, Khlong Toei, Bangkok 10110, Thailand
Website: Artis Coffee Bangkok | Facebook | Instagram
If your life is quite monotonous, Unicorn Cafe could paint it colourful! The cafe in a small alley, Silom, is a pastel haven for unicorn lovers; the walls are covered in the cutest unicorn graffiti, and the ceiling is painted to look like a cotton-candy sky with countless unicorns and pony plushies hanging on.
The entire beautiful space has a sweet dollhouse vibe thanks to its pastel pink and blue furnishings. Plus, all drinks and sweets come in pastel colours such as Unicorn milk based drinks and Unicorn Rainbow Waffle. Thus, Unicorn is best described as an Instagrammable cafe.
Address: 44/1 Soi Sathon 8, Silom, Bang Rak, Bangkok 10500, Thailand
CHATA, one of the best specialty coffee shops, serenely situated at the back of Chinatown's main street. Contemporary loft decor that perfectly combines the classic wooden furniture with the iconic old brick wall splendidly forms the cafe. The highlight is excellent coffee beans and the flavour combined from 4 countries: Indonesia, Brazil, India, and Ethiopia.
Caffe Latte is one of their recommended cups. Coconut cakes and croissants are also worth trying. You will feel completely at ease here because of the cosy atmosphere and unparalleled services.
Address: 98 Phat Sai, Samphanthawong, Bangkok 10100, Thailand
Breakfast Story is one of the cafes in Bangkok that specialises in breakfast. The atmosphere is warm and well-furnished. Staff is friendly. Their palatable homemade granola, smoked salmon toast, full American breakfasts, fluffy charcoal souffle pancakes, and incredibly nutritious and delectable smoothies all start with the high-quality ingredients such as maple syrup, greek yoghurt, organic eggs, fresh fruit, and genuine butter. The best part is that it all pairs perfectly with our bottomless cup of traditional American drip coffee!
Address: 392/9 1 Sukhumvit 20 Alley, Khlong Toei, Bangkok 10110, Thailand
Website: Breakfast Story Asok | Facebook | Instagram