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Brown Sugar : The Jazz Boutique

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French, International, Thai, Pub, Bistro
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469 Phrasumen Rd. | Banglumpoo, Bangkok 10200, Thailand
+66894991378
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Drinks, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations
Description: After 26 years of great service, Brown Sugar has now moved from Sarasin...
After 26 years of great service, Brown Sugar has now moved from Sarasin Rd. to Phrasumen Rd. - a bigger home. Now called "Brown Sugar : The JazzBoutique" - Always Open! During the day as a restaurant and coffee house, and at night for nice cold beers with great music 7 days a week! Now with a brand new 200-seater space on its second floor to serve art exhibition, film screening, plays, poetry reading, private events/functions, performances and concerts, and whatever you can think of.The monthly "Brown Sugar Showcase" showcases live performances of International/touring acts every last Fri-Sat of the month. Expect great music in the house, upstairs and downstairs!Since 1985, Brown Sugar has been serving Bangkok's live music fans. Ranked as "one of the best bars of the world" by Newsweek (1997), Brown Sugar has never failed to give everybody a good time!
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Jazz Excellent, Food Great, Drinks priced

I had great moment at Brown Sugar from 8:30PM till midnight. I saw different live band and the singer was very good (maybe not Thai), she has an outstanding voice and the band is great. We have large selection of food (Thai/Int'l) nevertheless the drinks is quite overpriced. I recommend to go for... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 26, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2015

Good food and nice music, a great place! Very friendly people serving the delicious food, take some time, cause the place is really nice to sit a little longer.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

I had great moment at Brown Sugar from 8:30PM till midnight. I saw different live band and the singer was very good (maybe not Thai), she has an outstanding voice and the band is great. We have large selection of food (Thai/Int'l) nevertheless the drinks is quite overpriced. I recommend to go for having relax evening with light dinner.

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Bangkok, Thailand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Been there for dinner. Food was so good. Variety beer, nice atmosphere and beautiful voice of jazz singer. Staffs also very friendly and helpful.

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Bangkok, Thailand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

Not really where you'd want to go for a full meal. But if it's for a few drinks and some good music you're after, this is definitely the place. Order a jug of the house wine then sit back, relax and enjoy the live bands.

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Bangkok, Thailand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

Must admit that I love the live bands who come to play at this place. Music ranges from jazz to soul and acoustic, depends on the night and time. They've got quite a skill there. Good place to relax with nice music. The food is a mixture menu of thai and western. If you order thai food, watch out for... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015 via mobile

The bands are great at the heat starts at 12 bangkok time, arrived at 11 pm from bts national stadium with taxi,10 mins (less than 100 Bhat), sit inside for half an hour with my wife, but no one came to serve, the staff can barely speak English but you can always have fun with Google translator with the waitresses,... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015 via mobile

180 baht for a small warm beer served by confused teenagers. Then they had the gall to add a service charge! They are taking advantage of tourists who want to have the experience of being at a jazz club in Bangkok. Not worth i

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

This place is in a nice road full of boutique coffee shops and book stores, we stayed nearby in the Villa Phra Sumen Hotel. The interior is very nice, with outside area on the canal, lighting was atmospheric. Service was good. We both opted for a burger and fries. Very few fries and decidely average burger. At 140THB for a... More 

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Bangkok, Krung Thep, Thailand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

I went to there with my friend who fall in love with Jazz music.Seems like he enjoyed it very much.It's a good choice for listen to jazz music & have some drinks in night time.This club located in historical area,close to tourist attraction spot and Chaopraya River. There're outdoor zone near canal for smoking,very good decoration & unique style.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014 via mobile

Friends took us here. Great choice. Three super quality acts. Then open mike for very talented customers . Nice an intimate and good food and selection on beers . As good as anything I've been to in NY or Chicago . Highly recommend

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 469 Phrasumen Rd. | Banglumpoo, Bangkok 10200, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Bangkok
  • Phone Number: +66894991378

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 40
  • Cuisine: French, International, Thai, Pub, Bistro

Description

After 26 years of great service, Brown Sugar has now moved from Sarasin Rd. to Phrasumen Rd. - a bigger home. Now called "Brown Sugar : The JazzBoutique" - Always Open! During the day as a restaurant and coffee house, and at night for nice cold beers with great music 7 days a week! Now with a brand new 200-seater space on its second floor to serve art exhibition, film screening, plays, poetry reading, private events/functions, performances and concerts, and whatever you can think of.The monthly "Brown Sugar Showcase" showcases live performances of International/touring acts every last Fri-Sat of the month. Expect great music in the house, upstairs and downstairs!Since 1985, Brown Sugar has been serving Bangkok's live music fans. Ranked as "one of the best bars of the world" by Newsweek (1997), Brown Sugar has never failed to give everybody a good time!
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm

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