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The Rain Tree Cafe

#79 of 7,371 Restaurants in Bangkok
Certificate of Excellence
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French, Japanese, Seafood, International, Sushi, European, Asian, Thai, Fusion, Soups
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61 Witthayu Road (Wireless Rd.) | Plaza Athenee Bangkok, A Royal Meridien Hotel, Bangkok 10330, Thailand
+66 2 650 8800
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Today
6:00 am - 10:30 am
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 6:00 am - 10:30 am
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Brunch, Dinner, Lunch, Buffet, Delivery, Reservations
Description: Experience all-day dining in a relaxed atmosphere. An extensive menu is...
Experience all-day dining in a relaxed atmosphere. An extensive menu is yours to enjoy, featuring dishes that have been specially created for the health conscious. Grand buffets are also available for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and Sunday brunch. *Until end of July 2015, The Rain Tree Cafe is closed for a Landmark Transformation. An exceptional International buffet will still be available on Level 03.
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Perfect Sunday Brunch in Bangkok

over the top Sunday brunch at the rain tree cafe, inside the Meridien Hotel in the heart of Bangkok. what a great buffet, with a huge selection of high quality food, Italian, French, Thai, etc. from Sushi to Steaks, Pasta to Caviar, they have it all. and the desserts...hmmm so good. i loved the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 23, 2015
Patrick v
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Special occasions
  • Doing business
  • Romantic
  • Large groups
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

over the top Sunday brunch at the rain tree cafe, inside the Meridien Hotel in the heart of Bangkok. what a great buffet, with a huge selection of high quality food, Italian, French, Thai, etc. from Sushi to Steaks, Pasta to Caviar, they have it all. and the desserts...hmmm so good. i loved the crepes suzette. great experience.

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Plaza Athenee B... A, Director of Food + Beverage at The Rain Tree Cafe, responded to this review

Dear Patrick v, Thank you for dining with us at the Plaza Athénée Bangkok, A Royal Méridien Hotel and for sharing your experience on TripAdvisor. It thrills us to see that you have thoroughly enjoyed your dining experience at our renowned Sunday brunch. We are certainly proud to offer a vast variety of dining options that indeed range from sushi... More 

Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

Celebrated with a friend on her birthday and we were pleasantly surprised with the level of service given, especially Ms Waraporn upon our arrival at the restaurant. She was genuinely polite and kept returning to check on our table if everything is ok. Complimentary lobster is great and tasted sweet, while the free flow of foie gras had given the... More 

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Plaza Athenee B... A, Director of Food + Beverage at The Rain Tree Cafe, responded to this review

Dear catkoh Thank you for dining with us in The Rain Tree Café in the Plaza Athénée Bangkok, A Royal Méridien Hotel and for sharing your experience on TripAdvisor. We are glad to have welcomed you and your friend for her birthday celebration and thrilled that you have thoroughly enjoyed your dining experience with us. We are certainly proud to... More 

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

We where staying in the same street and decided after walking by the window a few times to try the breakfast here. If you are looking for the best breakfast buffet in town this is the place, you will walk out fullfilled. We where no hotel guests but that did not matter to the servers, they treated us great, lots... More 

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Plaza Athenee B... A, Director of Food + Beverage at The Rain Tree Cafe, responded to this review

Dear SandrineNguyen, Thank you for dining with us in at our international buffet at the Plaza Athénée Bangkok, A Royal Méridien Hotel and for sharing your experience on TripAdvisor. Our international buffet is temporarily takes place in Level 03 due to current remodeling project. We are thrilled to hear you enjoyed the selection offered at breakfast and that you have... More 

Landau in der Pfalz, Germany
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

First of all , I can not say anything about the food. According to the website you would have to get reply within 24 hours. Unfortunately this was not so. After about a week I got an email yet . Meanwhile, we have reserved a table for said other evening. The communication was excellent here . Then I asked her... More 

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Plaza Athenee B... A, Hotel Manager at The Rain Tree Cafe, responded to this review

Dear Bella0409, First and foremost, please allow me to apologise on behalf of the entire team as your feedback certainly does not reflect our normal standards and what we strive to offer all our valued guests. Please be assured that our shortcomings have been addressed and appropriate actions have been taken to ensure that this does not happen in the... More 

Toronto
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

I had booked this place 3 months in advanced for my friend's bachelorette get away in BKK based on the outstanding reviews from TA. It was such a big disappointment! First I tried to emailed them 2 times to make a reservation yet no one replied therefore I made a long distance call to ensure that I could get a... More 

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Plaza Athenee B... A, Hotel Manager at The Rain Tree Cafe, responded to this review

Dear dihon, Thank you for choosing to celebrate the special occasion with us at The Rain Tree Café and taking your time and share your experience on TripAdvisor. We are extremely sorry that your recent visit did not meet your expectations. We are grateful for your feedback as such information enables us to continually monitor and improve the service we... More 

Khon Kaen, Thailand
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

When in Bangkok we always make sure we return to this place for the Sunday buffet. It was our wedding anniversary and the staff organized a cake for us and my wife received a single red rose. Pranee is always ensuring we are enjoying ourselves and not wanting for anything. The wine is always refilled without having to look for... More 

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Plaza Athenee B... A, Hotel Manager at The Rain Tree Cafe, responded to this review

Dear Jjd000_1, Thank you for your continued support of The Rain Tree Café in the Plaza Athénée Bangkok, A Royal Méridien Hotel and for sharing your experience on TripAdvisor. First of all, Happy Anniversary! We are delighted that you continue to enjoy our famous Sunday Brunch along with the exceptional service and attention of Khun Pranee and the team. I... More 

Bangkok, Thailand
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99 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

My friends and I had the buffet lunch at The Rain Tree Cafe. We all enjoy the foods especially the fresh seafood. Each of us got a lobster coupon to order a grilled lobster. It's very fresh. Lobster meat is super sweet. The buffet price excluded drink. It's fine for us to pay for THB 70 additionally for the plain... More 

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Plaza Athenee B... A, Hotel Manager at The Rain Tree Cafe, responded to this review

Dear ancanu, Thank you for dining with us in The Rain Tree Café in the Plaza Athénée Bangkok, A Royal Méridien Hotel and for sharing your experience on TripAdvisor. Our Lobsters certainly are a highlight of our special seafood buffet and we are all thrilled that you thoroughly enjoyed your meal with us. We are pleased to let you know... More 

Brisbane, Australia
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72 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

As we have tried a few buffet restaurants in Bangkok, this was one of the best. The seafood was just yum! The hot food was good too. Staff were attentive. Will gladly go back.

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Hong Kong, China
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

Average buffet with little of interest to eat. Lots of bread and things like fried rice. 3 star hotel quality.

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Ko Samui, Thailand
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10 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

I stopped at this restaurant by purely hazard off for a meeting next to it. I was not hungry until i saw the buffet!!!! Colourful. tasteful, show cooking, international food and amazing desserts. Service high standards, smooth, discreete, u leave your table and once u come back, everything is set up like if you didnot start your meal yet. Great... More 

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Additional Information about The Rain Tree Cafe

Address: 61 Witthayu Road (Wireless Rd.) | Plaza Athenee Bangkok, A Royal Meridien Hotel, Bangkok 10330, Thailand
Phone Number: +66 2 650 8800
Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Bangkok
Open Hours:
Sunday 6:00 am - 10:30 am  12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday 6:00 am - 10:30 am  12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday 6:00 am - 10:30 am  12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday 6:00 am - 10:30 am  12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday 6:00 am - 10:30 am  12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday 6:00 am - 10:30 am  12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday 6:00 am - 10:30 am  12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 9 - 81
Cuisine: French, Japanese, Seafood, International, Sushi, European, Asian, Thai, Fusion, Soups

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 61 Witthayu Road (Wireless Rd.) | Plaza Athenee Bangkok, A Royal Meridien Hotel, Bangkok 10330, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Bangkok
  • Phone Number: +66 2 650 8800

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 9 - 81
  • Cuisine: French, Japanese, Seafood, International, Sushi, European, Asian, Thai, Fusion, Soups

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Special occasions, Doing business, Romantic, Large groups

Description

Experience all-day dining in a relaxed atmosphere. An extensive menu is yours to enjoy, featuring dishes that have been specially created for the health conscious. Grand buffets are also available for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and Sunday brunch. *Until end of July 2015, The Rain Tree Cafe is closed for a Landmark Transformation. An exceptional International buffet will still be available on Level 03.
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 am - 10:30 am
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 10:30 am
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 10:30 am
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 10:30 am
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 10:30 am
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 10:30 am
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 10:30 am
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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