We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Lord Jim's at Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok

48 Oriental Avenue | Mandarin Oriental Bangkok, Bangkok 10500, Thailand
+66 2 659 9000
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Neighborhoods
Neighborhoods
Overview
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (48 reviews)
“foie gras” (66 reviews)
“sashimi” (41 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
CUISINES
International, Seafood, Sushi, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
48 Oriental Avenue | Mandarin Oriental Bangkok, Bangkok 10500, Thailand
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (539)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages

181 - 190 of 397 reviews

Reviewed January 4, 2015

We went to Lord Jim's to enjoy a good sushi/sashimi and were not disappointed. It was really very good, excellent service, beautiful view and not expensive considering the reputation, the location and the high standard service. And of course the restaurant being in the Mandarin...More

4  Thank Christophe L
MOBangkok, Director of Food & Beverage at Lord Jim's at Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok, responded to this reviewResponded January 7, 2015

Dear Christophe L, Thank you for taking the time to write such a detailed review of your experience at Lord Jim's. I am delighted that the Oriental Family succeeded in creating legendary service experience. I have shared your comments with the team and they are...More

Reviewed January 1, 2015

the restaurant overlooks the Chao Praya river. we went there for a birthday celebration. the food is fantastic. loved the sashimi and foie gras among the buffet selection. pricey buffet thoughMore

1  Thank ABeh
MOBangkok, Director of Food & Beverage at Lord Jim's at Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok, responded to this reviewResponded January 3, 2015

Dear ABeh, Thank you for posting an excellent review on TripAdvisor. I am pleased to know you had a fantastic dining experience and enjoyed our legendary buffet and exquisite location along the ‘River of Kings’. We all look forward to welcoming you back in the...More

Reviewed December 28, 2014

The Goods: The ambience is amazing. Restaurant overlooking the Chao Phraya River, the decor was absolutely elegant. The Antipasto offers a wide range to suit your palate. Rock Lobsters and Bugs were also grilled to perfection. Foie Gras was absolutely delicate. Wish I could have...More

1  Thank Oakerz119
MOBangkok, Director of Food & Beverage at Lord Jim's at Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok, responded to this reviewResponded January 3, 2015

Dear Oakerz119, Thank you very much for this stunning review of Lord Jim's. We are truly delighted to hear that you enjoyed your dinning experience in our iconic venue. The dessert buffet is indeed an experience not to be missed in Bangkok. I am glad...More

Reviewed December 27, 2014

Nice table by the windows with gorgeous river view. Attentive, friendly and professional staff. Nice wine. Delicious foods. The desserts were excellent. The atmosphere beautiful. It was an elegant dining experience.More

1  Thank iamjohnny
MOBangkok, Director of Food & Beverage at Lord Jim's at Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok, responded to this reviewResponded January 3, 2015

Dear iamziz, Thank you for taking the time to write such a detailed review of your experience at Lord Jim's. I am delighted that the Oriental Family succeeded in creating legendary service experience. I have shared your comments with the team and we are delighted...More

Reviewed December 27, 2014

the view from the windows is great -the service is excellent and the food is wonderful .it's hard to decide what to order from the menu.More

1  Thank nurit76
MOBangkok, Director of Food & Beverage at Lord Jim's at Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok, responded to this reviewResponded January 3, 2015

Dear nurit76 Thank you for sharing your fabulous review on TripAdvisor! It’s a great pleasure to receive such wonderful compliments regarding our legendary Oriental service and culinary delights. Please do let us know when your plans bring you back to our iconic venue. I would...More

Reviewed December 25, 2014

Best food and ambiance with great wait staff. Can't go wrong with anything you order. Try a fresh fish and foi gras.More

1  Thank Rhonda H
MOBangkok, Director of Food & Beverage at Lord Jim's at Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok, responded to this reviewResponded January 3, 2015

Dear Rhonda H, Thank you for posting an excellent review on TripAdvisor. I am delighted that you consider Lord Jim's as a sumptuous restaurant. Thank you for recommending our iconic venue and culinary delights. We all look forward to welcoming you back in the near...More

Reviewed December 22, 2014 via mobile

Second time here after an absence of a few years. Like the other reviews this place is top notch. From pan fried foie gras to amazing seafood, this has it all (and the view over Chou Praya river isn't shabby either). Wonderful selection of salads,...More

1  Thank Allder
MOBangkok, Director of Food & Beverage at Lord Jim's at Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok, responded to this reviewResponded January 3, 2015

Dear Allder, I am delighted to read your review and thank you for taking the time to share your feedback on Tripadvisor. I am pleased to know you had another fantastic dining experience and enjoyed our legendary buffet and exquisite location along the ‘River of...More

Reviewed December 13, 2014

Yummy Yummy. Great experience, the seafood restaurant serves one of the most popular buffet lunches around with a wide selection of seafood and international dishes. It is is renowned for its gourmet food, buffet at reasonably medium pricesMore

1  Thank Sivarnee H
MOBangkok, Director of Food & Beverage at Lord Jim's at Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok, responded to this reviewResponded January 3, 2015

Dear Sivarnee H, I am delighted to read your review and thank you for taking the time to share your feedback with us following your recent lunch at Lord Jim's. I am thrilled that you enjoyed the various culinary delights of Lord Jim’s. Thank you...More

Reviewed December 13, 2014

Had dinner twice during last stay. First time it was outstanding. Second time we ordered the seafood tower and found it wasn't as good as last year. Maybe an off night as there was a VERY large wedding in the nearby banquet room. The fish...More

1  Thank templetongirl
MOBangkok, Director of Food & Beverage at Lord Jim's at Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok, responded to this reviewResponded December 14, 2014

Dear templetongirl, Thank you for sharing your great review on TripAdvisor! The view over the Chao Phraya River is indeed fantastic. It’s a great pleasure to receive such wonderful compliments regarding our service at Lord Jim's. I am sorry to hear you had some concerns...More

Reviewed December 10, 2014 via mobile

Better try this buffet at this luxury hotel along Chao Praya river. Currently 1,750฿++ per head for weekend, seem to be pricey but good selections lining up for your meal. (Feel free to take free ride crossing the Chao Praya River at the pier after...More

1  Thank Kratai07
MOBangkok, Director of Food & Beverage at Lord Jim's at Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok, responded to this reviewResponded December 12, 2014

Dear Kratai07, Thank you for sharing your great review on TripAdvisor! It’s a great pleasure to receive such wonderful compliments regarding your favorite buffet in Bangkok. Please do let us know when your plans bring you back to our iconic venue. I would be delighted...More

Nearby
Silom
Despite the lack of any major tourist attractions,
this lively neighborhood is a favorite of many.
Whether it's the (somewhat naughty) nightlife of Soi
Patpong, the various handicraft night markets or the
plethora of dining options that tickle your fancy, a
night out in Silom is a must on every itinerary. It's
worth a stop during daytime, too: join office workers
on a quest to tasty street food during lunch and shop
...More
Nearby Restaurants
Le Normandie Restaurant at Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok
873 reviews
.03 miles away
Riverside Terrace at Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok
633 reviews
.03 miles away
The Verandah at Mandarin Oriental
722 reviews
.01 miles away
Nearby Attractions
State Tower
1,437 reviews
.30 miles away
Naraya Patpong
106 reviews
.26 miles away
Assumption Cathedral
46 reviews
.11 miles away
Bangkok Seashell Museum
79 reviews
.30 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
sacred21
August 15, 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Robert F | Reviewed this property |
about £60/person
0
Votes
ftvhhcs
February 12, 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Andrew H | Reviewed this property |
From memory the buffet costs around THB1,700 per person. It includes a Sushi bar and chef with Oysters and Salmon.
2
Votes
PeterYSL05
August 6, 2016|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
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
1
Vote
Improve this listing

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
Romantic, Scenic view, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Monday
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
11:59 AM - 2:30 PM
Tuesday
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
11:59 AM - 2:30 PM
Wednesday
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
11:59 AM - 2:30 PM
Thursday
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
11:59 AM - 2:30 PM
Friday
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
11:59 AM - 2:30 PM
Saturday
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 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
  • E-mail
Description
Sumptuous seafood and river views to savour 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 20 diners for lunch and 16 guests for dinner.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing