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The Bamboo Bar

48 Oriental Avenue | Mandarin Oriental Bangkok, Bangkok 10500, Thailand
+66 2 659 9000
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Fabolous piano jazz bar in the hearth of Bangkok

While staying in Bangkok I always visit at least once Bamboo Bar, located in Oriental Hotel, one if... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
odonecarlo
Legendary Bar in Bangkok

Superb cocktails and very welcoming service. The live jazz band is fantastic. A must go for... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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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' Wing, The Bamboo Bar grew in size and reputation to become an international legend. In late 2014, the bar closed for an extensive renovation, intended to propel this iconic establishment into the future whilst preserving its unique history and unique character. Welcome to the new Bamboo Bar - refreshed, remixed and reinvented.
  • Excellent74%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Hours Today: 5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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48 Oriental Avenue | Mandarin Oriental Bangkok, Bangkok 10500, Thailand
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+66 2 659 9000
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Reviewed 4 days ago

While staying in Bangkok I always visit at least once Bamboo Bar, located in Oriental Hotel, one if not the best hotel in the world . Bamboo bar offers since several years excellent atmosphere where to enjoy the jazz quarte with vocalist, which play there...More

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

Dear odonecarlo Thank you for taking your time to write a review on TripAdvisor as well as your patronage of Bamboo Bar! I am pleased to read that you once again decided to pass by the Bamboo Bar during your latest visit in Bangkok and...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Superb cocktails and very welcoming service. The live jazz band is fantastic. A must go for cocktail or aperitif before dining in on the hotels restaurants.More

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

Dear Jedichef12 Thank you for your comment on TripAdvisor and for joining us for a cocktail before diner. I am pleased to read that you were able to fully enjoy our cocktails as well as our legendary oriental service. I am glad to share your...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been going to the Bamboo Bar for 20 years. The musicians and staff create an elegant, magical environment. I want to thank them and the new management team for allowing me to dance. I feel joy and as if a part of a...More

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

Dear wgiosso Thank you for this superb review on TripAdvisor as well as for your patronage of the Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok! I am delighted to read your kind words about your multiple memorable experiences with us at the Bamboo Bar, the Verandah and Lord Jim’s....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I been Bamboo bar yesterday. All staff was lovely especially Khun Puy was very helpful...She suggest some cocktails from their seasonal menu and all of them were amazing... definitely go back there soonMore

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

Dear Ilhan B Thank you for taking your time to share your experience with us on TripAdvisor ! I am pleased to read that you had an amazing experience at Bamboo Bar and were able to enjoy the cocktails suggested by our team members. I...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited on Saturday evening. No problem getting seats if come in a bit early. World class house band. Decent soundproof room. No echo. Easy on the ears. Great wine. Interesting bar snack. Top notch service. The only shame is letting girl with hot pants...More

1  Thank Daymondyeo
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MOBangkok, Manager at The Bamboo Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Daymondyeo Thank you for taking your time to write a review on TripAdvisor! I am delighted to read that you fully enjoyed your Saturday evening at the Bamboo Bar as well as our live Jazz band. I have shared your comments with the team...More

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Reviewed 17 April 2018

We've decided to try Bamboo bar for cocktails & Jazz. My best friend from America (US Citizen which happened to be Thai) was stopped & question his purpose for being there at the hotel then denied the entry to the hotel by the security guards...More

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MOBangkok, Manager at The Bamboo Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2018

Dear Soul_Traveler808 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

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Reviewed 4 April 2018

I love the place soo much!! The service was excellent as I expected (It's located at Mandarin Oriental Hotel) They have special cocktail menu which was great :) please try! Of course the quality of jazz was very high! I really enjoyed listening their music...More

1  Thank Chloe P
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MOBangkok, Manager at The Bamboo Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

Dear Chloe P Thank you for your TripAdvisor review and for joining us at The Bamboo Bar. I am delighted to hear that you have enjoyed not only the jazz music but also the cocktails as well as our Legendary Oriental Service! Thank you also...More

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Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Had drinks there 3 nights in a row over this weekend. The ambience and service was top notch. Throughly enjoyed the resident jazz band which was top notch. A very wide and extensive selection of drinks to cater to just about anyone. Will definitely be...More

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MOBangkok, Manager at The Bamboo Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 26 March 2018

Dear TheScruffyTraveler, Thank you for writing a wonderful review about your experience at The Bamboo Bar on TripAdvisor! Indeed, The Bamboo Bar creates a wonderful atmosphere filled with jazz music and an extensive selection of drinks, I am delighted to read that you had a...More

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Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

It’s one of the three best cocktail bars in Asia... The outstanding quality of its drink melts with old memories. It seems to board a time machine with many destinations located in the past... A colonial flavour supported by dimmer lights, jazz music and an...More

2  Thank Pierantonio Mar... M
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MOBangkok, Manager at The Bamboo Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2018

Dear Pierantonio Mar…M, Thank you for sharing your experience at Bamboo Bar with us on TripAdvisor! I am thrilled that you enjoyed and experienced the concept of the cocktails which comes with a story! I am pleased to hear that you also enjoyed the atmosphere,...More

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Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

This is the place for great jazz music, if you want to drink or eat something at the Mandarin Oriental. The decoration is very warm and stylish, the service excellent and the public well dressed and very interested to the music, the right public in...More

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MOBangkok, Manager at The Bamboo Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2018

Dear Yordy, Thank you for writing a wonderful review about your experience at The Bamboo Bar on TripAdvisor! Indeed, The Bamboo Bar creates a wonderful atmosphere filled with jazz music and stylish decorations and I am delighted to read that you had a great time!...More

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Yes, there is. a small lounge- room inside the bar
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