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Market Bar


  • a beautiful bar with a gorgeous interior and views of the ancient town
  • a great place to escape the heat and crowds after a day of shopping
  • the serve up an incredibly created pho cocktail here too!

  • cocktails
  • rooftop
  • hidden

Mezcal Cocteleria


  • A cute speakeasy in the old town serving a huge range of Mezcal drinks
  • The bar has a laid-back atmosphere and is the perfect place to escape the crowds of Hoi An
  • It’s on the more expensive side but is worth it!

  • mezcal
  • cocktails
  • atmosphere



  • this gorgeous bar is tucked down an alleyway next to the main square
  • the place is beautiful and they do amazing cocktails
  • they also have a happy hour every evening and the staff are so welcoming!

  • cocktails
  • hidden
  • vibe

The Hoianian- Wine Bar & Restaurant


  • A beautiful river view bar with a gorgeous balcony
  • There’s a happy hour here on beer and wine from 12-7pm every day!
  • If you’re heading down for dinner, make sure you book a river view table in advance!

  • bar
  • balcony
  • happyhour

Indie Beach Café


  • A beach bar with an incredible vibe and awesome cocktails!
  • They have live music every Monday and Saturday and it get’s really busy!
  • Make sure you grab a table by 7pm!

  • cocktails
  • vibe
  • chill

Pool Parties In a Jungle @ Oasis


  • Pool parties at Oasis Koh Chang are announced on their Instagram (link below) so keep an eye on that!
  • For about £5, we were able to enjoy an unlimited BBQ spread with delicious sides and it was so fresh!
  • In addition to their amazing food, their cocktails are also incredible.
  • And if that’s not enough to convince you, they also boast the most incredible treehouse where you can climb up and witness the breathtaking sunset view!

  • pool
  • bbq
  • cocktails

M&M Guesthouse & Bar


  • This is primarily a guesthouse but also home to one of the most buzzing bars on the island.
  • The place is usually busy on weekends and they have great music, cocktails & atmosphere.
  • We loved how unassuming it was, a really island vibe kind of place!

  • bar
  • vibe
  • nightlife



  • A great bar located in Kai Bae (one of the busiest areas in Koh Chang).
  • They are busy all week as they have live music but especially buzzing on the weekends.
  • They serve western food but we love the place mainly for drinks & atmosphere!

  • live-music
  • vibe
  • western

MIMO Beach Bar


  • one of the best beach bars on Koh Chang with great sunset views and a chilled vibe!
  • reasonably priced and great cocktails.
  • Don’t expect anything fancy, but especially on weekends their parties are awesome!

  • bar
  • cocktails
  • nightlife

Rasta View Reggae Bar


  • Unbelievable views from up here, with the most beautiful sunsets right in front of you!
  • Chill in the hammocks, day and evening and listen to reggae music
  • They sell great cocktails, weed, beer & food and are open until late!

  • reggae
  • views
  • sunset

Q&A Bar


  • cocktails and ice cream, who could ask for anything else…
  • once you’ve found the concealed entrance, you’ll enter a beautifully themed 1920’s orient express train.
  • a really chilled atmosphere with jazz & chilled beats in the background.
  • shuffle through the menu deck of cards and make sure you try the nomad – one of our favourite cocktails!

  • decor
  • romantic
  • cocktails

Tichuca Rooftop Bar


  • jungle themed rooftop bar, with incredible city views from the 46th floor.
  • beautiful sunsets from here and the night views are priceless.
  • slightly pricey, but definitely one of the best rooftop bars in bangkok.
  • we highly recommend the yuzu cocktail.

  • rooftop
  • views
  • sunset

Honest Mistake Bar


  • A secret hidden bar with no sign fronted by a Chinese pawn shop.
  • Bribe your way in and head up to the 3rd floor into what feels like an underground secret casino.
  • Cocktails are a mix of Chinese and western and are approximately 340THB (£8).
  • A really unusual themed bar and one you’ll want to keep on coming back to..

  • speakeasy
  • unusual
  • vibe

The Key Room No.72


  • one of bangkok’s best kept secrets hidden behind room 72 in the josh hotel.
  • not everyone can enter, only those who hold the keycard. clue: you’ll find this somewhere in the reception.
  • a small and cosy themed bar with reasonably priced cocktails!
  • if you can find it, then don’t miss this!

  • secret
  • cocktails
  • music

Alonetogether Bar Bangkok


  • one of bangkok’s coolest bars – where a lot of the locals hang out.
  • a beautiful dimly lit, two story speakeasy bar dedicated to cocktails, cigars and live jazz.
  • ground floor cocktail bar, 2nd floor doubles as a cigar lounge and a vinyl listening room.
  • live jazz, soul and funk performances 4 nights a week.

  • gem
  • speakeasy
  • jazz

Abandoned Mansion Bangkok


  • a buzzing speakeasy bar inspired by america’s prohibition and gangsters right in the heart of bangkok.
  • live jazz music performed by popular local bands every evening.
  • well crafted cocktails inspired by notorious figures from al capone to bonnie and clyde.
  • definitely a speakeasy not to be missed!

  • prohibition
  • jazz
  • buzzing

Havana Social


  • a cool secret pre-revolutionary 1940’s Cuban Cocktail Bar in Sukhumvit 11 hidden in a back alley in one of the busiest areas in bangkok.
  • serving up classic rum cocktails which really are delicious – the rum punch was our favourite.
  • this place really is something different in the city with latino music and the best vibes.

  • cuban
  • rum
  • secret

J Boroski


  • this place may not have a fancy complicated entrance but it’s charm comes from where it’s hidden.
  • walk down the residential street (you’ll never guess anything is down here) and look out for an unnamed door with flickering candle lights through frosted glass.
  • perfumed air hits you as soon as you open the doors and you’ll be completely transported out of the city.
  • no menu – tell the bartenders what you like, they’ll make something unique for you.

  • atmosphere
  • experience
  • speakeasy



  • the best speakeasy we’ve been to in the world.
  • they’ve nailed the definition of speakeasy, and entering this bar is exactly how it should be.
  • we won’t give anything away, but make sure you locate the entrance and you’ll figure it out from there.
  • cocktails are great, but the vibe is even better!

  • hidden
  • vibe
  • cocktails

Midsummer Night’s Dream Bar


  • a beautiful speakeasy tucked away above a florist shop.
  • the low lit, fancy bar is the perfect escape from the city.
  • delicious cocktails based on the famous shakespeare play.
  • super expensive for thailand (around london prices).
  • but the cocktails are one of the best we have ever had!

  • speakeasy
  • inventive
  • fancy



  • the east village local that lives on the how to do nyc on under $300 a day lists
  • happy hours all day here and the neighbourhood knows it
  • cheerful and upbeat, always busy
  • fresh outdoor terrace for long summer nights
  • indoors it is long benches, big tables, brickwork and superior burgers

  • FUN



  • if it is sake, you will definitely find it served here
  • dip in for happy hour from 5 to 7pm, chase sake with the likes of lychee martinis
  • outrageously inexpensive on japanese eats, rice bowls are the boys
  • new yorks first sake bar, been around since 1993
  • think underground, secret, and more kabuki cool than kawaii cute

  • SAKE



  • theatrical looking, with a smidge of gentlemans club, for unstuffy gentlemen only
  • feels friendly because it is friendly, they even do online cocktail classes
  • seasonal cocktails are the thing here, all good surprisest
  • small plates are primed for peckish and picky patrons
  • we like the spirit forward stirred & strong cocktail collection, particularly bad love

  • LUSH



  • do new work without an irish pub in the mix? think again
  • on a mission to revive the art of conversation, it’s a chatty place for sure
  • low key, lively and a little bit laddie. loves a good beer and serves plenty
  • eat outdoors if you can, food is great and the kitchen is open until 4am

  • PUB
  • LATE



  • a fairy tale garden tucked up on a nyc rooftop
  • cosy tartan blankets, cushions and fire pits for winter
  • summer does lanterns and deliciously wild and decadent on the planting
  • indoor spaces is al cabin in the woods come faded country house grandeur
  • we like it here most of all under a twinkly night sky and the cocktails are pretty spectacular too