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The Bamboo Bar

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Excellent hidden gem in Bangkok

I was looking for a cozy jazz place in busy Bangkok & i found this place perfect match. Singer is... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Hityfashion
BACK TO MY HAPPY PLACE

I absolutely love this bar so much, the ambience, the drinks and the service. Always a great... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
alison r
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The Rebirth of an Icon The Bamboo Bar is a landmark that personifies the passion, seductive elegance and spirit of both The Oriental Hotel and Bangkok's rich history. From humble beginnings in 1953 in what is now the hotel's renowned Authors...more
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48 Oriental Avenue | Mandarin Oriental Bangkok, Bangkok 10500, Thailand
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I was looking for a cozy jazz place in busy Bangkok & i found this place perfect match. Singer is born for Jazz. Music is great. Ambient was pleasant, service is good. Esp. now that no smoking inside. Definitely a place to go back every...More

Thank Hityfashion
MOBangkok, Manager at The Bamboo Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Hityfashion Thank you for this superb review on TripAdvisor! I am delighted to read that the Bamboo Bar was your perfect match and that you were able to enjoy its unique and cozy atmosphere. Thank you again for your review and we look forward...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I'm a regular at Mandarin Oriental especially at Le Normandy that is my favorite restaurant. Thought I would try bamboo bar for the first time just to see, for a pre-dinner drink. Price of the drinks are high according to the menu, but this is...More

Thank Ivor H
MOBangkok, Manager at The Bamboo Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Ivor H Thank you for visiting the Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok and for sharing your feedback with us. We are deeply disappointed and sorry to learn that your experience did not reach your expectations. We have tried to reach out to you directly to have...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I absolutely love this bar so much, the ambience, the drinks and the service. Always a great musical treat. I feel very comfortable here and visited every night.More

Thank alison r
MOBangkok, Manager at The Bamboo Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear alison r Thank you for writing a review on TripAdvisor. I am delighted to read that you decided to return to the Bamboo Bar and enjoyed once again your evening with us. Thank you again for your kind words regarding the ambience, drinks and...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

BE AWARE !!! Apart from charging 10% Service Charge, and 7% VAT separately, they also charge random amount of Excise Tax (The Excise Tax value has no percentage relation to the bill value). Waitress has no clue about this and said it is on the...More

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MOBangkok, Manager at The Bamboo Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Venture306455 Thank you for visiting Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok and for sharing your feedback with us. Please accept our apologies that the experience fell short of your expectations. We have reached out to you directly to have a better understanding of your experience and what...More

Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

Bamboo bar in Mandarin Oriental hotel in Bangkok is worth visiting if you like jazz music, relaxing atmosphere and amazing cocktails. Staff is well trained and polite.The hotel is very nice and you can have dinner before in the restaurant with river view.More

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MOBangkok, Manager at The Bamboo Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear 888travelbird Thank you for taking the time to write a review on TripAdvisor. It is a pleasure to read that you had a memorable time with us at the Bamboo Bar while enjoying our live jazz music. Thank you again for your review and...More

Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

This place is for people who like jazz, relaxing atmosphere and nice drinks. The hotel is very nice.More

Thank Vera W
MOBangkok, Manager at The Bamboo Bar, responded to this reviewResponded September 4, 2018

Dear Vera W Thank you for taking the time to write a review on TripAdvisor. It is a pleasure to read that you joined us for evening cocktails and enjoyed the atmosphere and live band. Thank you again for your review and I look forward...More

Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

We made sure the Bamboo Bar was top of our list to visit after the amazing reviews, but I have to say it was overpriced, boring and over hyped. I must say the only positive were the staff were so polite and professional, especially upon...More

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MOBangkok, Manager at The Bamboo Bar, responded to this reviewResponded July 31, 2018

Dear 811Polly Thank you for taking your time to write a review about your experience at the Bamboo Bar. I am terribly disappointed to read that we were not able to reach your expectations in regards of the beverage offerings and ambiance. Please rest assured...More

Reviewed July 22, 2018

Had a fabulous night here last night. The ambience and design transports you to a different era, and the live piano was lovely. From start to finish our server Jureerut made our experience incredible! She was so attentive, explaining Bamboo Bar's history and the story...More

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MOBangkok, Manager at The Bamboo Bar, responded to this reviewResponded July 25, 2018

Dear Kscheffs Thank you for your comment on TripAdvisor! I am extremely pleased to read that you enjoyed your evening experience at the Bamboo Bar and were able to enjoy our jazz ambiance and wide selection of cocktails. I have shared your kind words with...More

Reviewed July 19, 2018

My fiancé and I went to The Bamboo Bar for his birthday. The ambience of this place is very classy and combined with some of the most amazing cocktails we've had and very soulful jazz music we had a straight-out-of-the-movies kind of an experience. I...More

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MOBangkok, Manager at The Bamboo Bar, responded to this reviewResponded July 19, 2018

Dear Ty_L8 Thank you for this wonderful review on TripAdvisor! I am delighted to read that you decided to join us to celebrate this very special day at Bamboo Bar and that you enjoyed your experience with our live jazz band and our selection of...More

Reviewed July 18, 2018

We went here around 10 PM on a Saturday night and there was a live jazz band that was absolutely amazing. I highly recommend the Rob Roy and Vieux Carre cocktails from their classic list - the best cocktails we've had in a long long...More

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MOBangkok, Manager at The Bamboo Bar, responded to this reviewResponded July 19, 2018

Dear AgentKay13 Thank you for this superb review on TripAdvisor! I am extremely pleased to read that you decided to join us for cocktails at Bamboo Bar and that you fully enjoyed your evening with our live jazz band as well as our extensive selection...More

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F1070OJkrisl
October 17, 2018|
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Response from Vera W | Reviewed this property |
You can go to Banyan tree hotel to rooftop bar and enjoy beautiful view of night Bangkok.
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May 7, 2018|
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Response from Pierantonio Mar... M | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is. a small lounge- room inside the bar
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March 6, 2017|
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