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Lord Jim's

48 Oriental Avenue | Mandarin Oriental Bangkok, Bangkok 10500, Thailand
+66 2 659 9000
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (51 reviews)
“foie gras” (64 reviews)
“sashimi” (45 reviews)
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CUISINES
International, Seafood, Sushi, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
48 Oriental Avenue | Mandarin Oriental Bangkok, Bangkok 10500, Thailand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Service was great. food was quite good. Ambiance super. Price was expensive for what was served but then it was the Mandarin Oriental. Nice for special occassionMore

Thank xuanlocdoc
MOBangkok, Manager at Lord Jim's, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear xuanlocdoc Thank you for taking the time to write a review about your dining experience at Lord Jim's on TripAdvisor. I am pleased to read that you enjoyed your experience with us, especially in regards to the service, food and ambiance. Thank you again...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you find the Bangkok outdoor is too hot, this restaurant is great for you. Food is very nice and high quality.More

Thank BobBobGolden
MOBangkok, Manager at Lord Jim's, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear BobBobGolden Thank you for taking your time to write a comment about Lord Jim's on TripAdvisor. I am delighted to read that you enjoyed your dining experience with us, especially our food offering and our prime location in front of the river. Thank you...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have not been at Lord Jim for a few years because we have many good hotels in downtown now. Until last week, we hosted dinner for Prof. Trüeb who visited Thailand to give academic lectures (IMCAS) at the Lord Jim, Mandarin Oriental hotel. Prof....More

Thank SamTang
MOBangkok, Manager at Lord Jim's, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear SamTang Thank you for this superb comment on TripAdvisor! I am pleased to read that you decided to return to Lord Jim's for this very special dining experience and that you enjoyed your time with us. Thank you again for your kind words, especially...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived at the buffet on Saturday, lunch. The food was very nice, with a very large variety. And despite the expensive price, it can be said that it was worth. The service was excellent. Lovable but expensive.More

Thank smitzafon
MOBangkok, Manager at Lord Jim's, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear smitzafon 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 hope...More

Reviewed July 9, 2018

Jim's is placed within the beautiful setting of the Mandarin Oriental Hotel. Personnel is very attentive and the food is good with a keen eye for detail.More

Thank Marcelfu
MOBangkok, Manager at Lord Jim's, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Marcelfu Thank you for taking the time to write a review on TripAdvisor. I am glad to read that you enjoyed your dining experience with us at Lord Jim's, especially the food offering and the service as well as the stunning view on the...More

Reviewed June 24, 2018

I think my title says it all. Although do phone first to make sure it is open for general dinning. Twice this year we were told it wasn't open; one time renovation, the other time booked for function. The lunch buffet needs no further praise....More

Thank Thissiteisnotforme
MOBangkok, Manager at Lord Jim's, responded to this reviewResponded July 1, 2018

Dear Thissiteisnotforme Thank you for this superb review on TripAdvisor as well as your patronage of Lord Jim's! I am extremely pleased to read that you frequently visit us at the Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok, to enjoy a dining experience with us and glad that you...More

Reviewed May 30, 2018

No change years. Every time we visit Bangkok, Lord Jim is definitely a must visit. This time we bought 3 kids and it was their first time in Lord Jim. They were all enjoyed the lunch despite they could only take a very limited variety...More

Thank Ivan T
MOBangkok, Manager at Lord Jim's, responded to this reviewResponded June 2, 2018

Dear Ivan T Thank you for your superb review on TripAdvisor! It is a great pleasure to read about your unconditional patronage of Lord Jim and that you had once again a memorable lunch there. Thank you again for your comment and we look forward...More

Reviewed May 22, 2018

Lord Jim's is now regarded as the best Seafood Buffett in South East Asia. This past mothers day 6 of us dined in the wonderful buffet lunch tableside to the river. Stunning view of the river which I booked 3 months prior to secure the...More

Thank jimmyteee
MOBangkok, Manager at Lord Jim's, responded to this reviewResponded May 29, 2018

Dear jimmyteee Thank you for taking your time to write this brilliant review on TripAdvisor! It is a great pleasure to read that you chose Lord Jim as dining venue for this very special day and that you fully enjoyed your dining experience with us....More

Reviewed May 18, 2018 via mobile

I was very lucky to secure a reservation for this really Superb Chef's visit to Lord Jim's. Peruvian cuisine at it's best combined with a perfect setting, service, and well watered with Pisco Sours....... What more can one ask for, the best of the best!...More

Thank gourmetontheplate
MOBangkok, Manager at Lord Jim's, responded to this reviewResponded May 19, 2018

Dear gourmetontheplate Thank you very much for your superb review on TripAdvisor! I am glad that you decided to experience Peruvian cuisine during the showcase of celebrity Chef Gaston Acurio at Lord Jims and had such an unforgettable experience. Thank you very much for this...More

Reviewed May 17, 2018 via mobile

His restaurant in Lima “Gastón and Astrid” is ranking at no. 20 from the top of 1-50 of the world for three consecutive years and is always full. It was very fortunate for us that he cooked right here in Bangkok at this Lord Jim’s...More

1  Thank Preeyapun S
MOBangkok, Manager at Lord Jim's, responded to this reviewResponded May 19, 2018

Dear Preeyapun S Thank you very much for this amazing review on TripAdvisor! I am delighted to read that you had a wonderful diner at Lord Jims during the visit of Chef Gaston Acurio and that you will come back again for another memorable experience...More

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sacred21
August 15, 2017|
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Response from Robert F | Reviewed this property |
about £60/person
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February 12, 2017|
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Response from HappyTraveller213 | Reviewed this property |
1800 Baht + 10% service + 7% tax
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PeterYSL05
August 6, 2016|
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Response from MOBangkok | Property representative |
Dear PeterYSL05, Thank you very much for your interest in Lord Jim's and in the Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok. At Lord Jim’s we ask our guests, including children, for a smart casual dress code. During the day, semiformal... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$53 - $87
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi, Buffet, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Scenic view, Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Monday
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Tuesday
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Wednesday
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Thursday
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Friday
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Saturday
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 Oriental Avenue | Mandarin Oriental Bangkok, Bangkok 10500, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Bangkok>  > Silom
  • Neighborhood: Silom
  • Phone Number: +66 2 659 9000
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Description
Named after the seafaring hero created by novelist Joseph Conrad, Lord Jim’s reputation for magnificent seafood is almost as well known as its namesake. Enjoying an uninterrupted view of the river, Lord Jim’s serves one of the most popular buffet lunches in Bangkok with a wide selection of seafood and international dishes on offer. For dinner, diners can choose from an à la carte or set menu. Focusing on the freshest seafood available, Lord Jim’s is particularly renowned for its sushi and sashimi dishes. A private dining room can accommodate 16 diners for lunch and 14 guests for dinner.
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