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“Great location, great service, great food” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Apoteka

Apoteka
33/28 Sukhumvit Soi 11,Klongtoey,Wattana, Bangkok 10110, Thailand
+66 90 626 7655
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Ranked #108 of 8,056 Restaurants in Bangkok
Price range: $10 - $30
Cuisines: American, Asian
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Good for: Bar scene, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Apoteka Sukhumvit, located on iconic Soi 11, has established itself as a leading live music venue in BKK since opening in late 2012, with our family of BKK's finest local and imported artists and bands playing Blues, Jazz, Motown, Soul or Funk every night of the week. The apothecary inspired interior features exposed brick walls and vintage iron detailing reminiscent of the raw grandeur of New Orleans' French Quarter, while the spacious deck and inviting, open-plan bar provide an ideal space in which to relax and enjoy our nightly live entertainment, carefully crafted cocktails and delicious dining options - as well as a range of imported craft beer, a selection of fine cigars - all against the vibrant backdrop of Soi 11. Apoteka Sukhumvit is open from 11.00Am - 2.00Pm ,7 days a week.
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“Great location, great service, great food”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2013

This place was recommended to us, Lovely ambience, efficient service and the food was good too.We really enjoyed our time here.

  • Visited June 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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“Quality bar night in BKK? Look no further”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2013

After spending years in Bangkok hanging out in bars that feel somewhat cheap or sleazy it was super refreshing to find a place that reminded me of the quality of funky bars back home in London. Imagine a quirky cocktail bar in the middle of London or the trendy areas of Notts or Leeds and this is exactly what Apoteka is. Awesome service and cocktails, great tunes, down to earth management and a pure lack of the 'tourist trap' feeling that the Sukhumvit area of Bangkok can so easily foster and fuel.
Its what the bar strip of BKK has been waiting for...a place where you dont have to scream over the music but can while away an entire evening with awesome drinks and tunes and feel connected to non-commerical trendiness. Even now after leaving Bangkok but potentially going back each year - this is the first place I would meet with old friends and likely to be the place we sit at all night

  • Visited January 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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“a place to be”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2013 via mobile

Apoteka, soi 11, has a really nice ambiance. Nice food and drinks. Most of the time they have live music. And last but not least the staff is really frindly. You must have seen the apoteka.

  • Visited February 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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dubai
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“Superb venue”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2013

My wife and I visited Bangkok recently and we loved Apoteka in Sukhumvit Soi 11! This is our favourite Soi as there's so much going on there in the night, so much choice. We had to drop by Apoteka every night as it was such a good experience. Great location, great service, great atmosphere, great food and great selection of drinks, we couldn't fault it. The blues bands they have are very talented, we will be back for sure on our next visit, can't wait to try the brunch! Thanks for looking after us everyone!

  • Visited May 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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“Best Bar in Bangkok”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2013

I recently visited Bangkok alone on a mission to try somewhere other than the USA. It was right up my street. However what completed it was the bar i found on Soy 11, Apoteka.

A jazz and blues bar which does excellent food and a great selection of beers and cocktails

I particularly enjoyed the Sunday afternoon session that i attended. Live accoustic types bands with gourmet hotdogs from around the World, excellent banter from the Manager and the staff, and a menu of cocktails to choose from. Would highly recommend you grabbing a Singh, and sitting back on the terrace to enjoy the city

  • Visited June 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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