Headbanging, big brunches, German beer, dancing, and pizza and a pint.
Deep house is set for Sing Sing this Saturday as Robbie Akbal. The Berlin-based DJ will start spinning at 8pm, and entry is free.
Apr 9, 8pm to late, 45 Sukhumvit 45 Alley, Khwaeng Khlong Tan Nuea, 063 225 1331
Never Normal is gearing up for the Soi Dogs and Friends to take over the four-storey party palace for underground dance, deep house, dub and more. B300 will get you through the door, but it’s free if you arrive before 8:30pm.
Apr 8, 8pm, 35 37 Lat Phrao 18 Alley, Lane 10, Chom Phon, 063 429 9365
If you’re trying to start your weekend party early, then Thursday at the recently reopened VHS will have Dance O' Clock. Resident Jack Haze and Phuket’s Ekanan will be playing dance centric beats and there is no cover.
Apr 7, 8pm, Soi Sukhumvit 13 15 Sukhumvit Residence Building, Ground Floor
Metalheads, get your hair ready. Punk, metal, nu metal—it’s all on at Bad Neighbor Cafe. More than half a dozen headbanging bands are set to take the stage for all-day rock and roll.
Apr 9, 4pm, 127, 9 Borommaratchachonnani Rd, Arun Amarin, 080 169 1596
Have you seen the Seen brunch? Well we have. And it is a lot. Slam three hours of brunching into the posh Seen restaurant from Avani+ Riverside on the Chaophraya. Expect fried chicken chicharron and mussel escabeche alongside sushi and sashimi for appetizers and duck confit, crispy lechon belly, and roasted rib-eye for mains. And the dessert is a tower of various sweet munchies, cakes, and, believe it or not, luxury s’mores. It’s B2,499++ per person for food, B3,499++ with drinks, and B7,999++ for champers.
Apr 10, 12-5pm. 257 Charoen Nakhon Rd., Samre, 02 431 9100
We can’t speak to the pizza just yet, but the deal looks pretty attractive. It speaks for itself: B300 buys a pizza and a pint this Saturday. And, if you feel like sticking around, it looks like a Rolling Stones cover band is set to play at 7pm.
Apr 9, 12-6pm, Hunter's Garden & Restaurant, 21/1 Sukhumvit 101/1 Bang Chak, Phra Khanong, 096 194 9996
This is a delicate, decadent a la carte menu of fresh seafood—and champagne if you’re feeling bubbly. On the appetizers, don’t miss the tomato and burrata tart or the adorable lobster and prawn roll comes on a petite brioche bagel and avruga caviar. If you’ve had your fill of seafood, grab the beef rossini. For dessert, chocolate, chocolate, and more chocolate from Chef Franck Istel; if you’re in it for instagram, get the Alati hot chocolate. If you wanna get bubbly, free-flowLouis Roederer Brut Premier Champagne for B2,600++.
Apr 10, 12:30-4pm, Siam Kempinski Hotel, 991/9 Rama I Rd, Khwaeng Pathum Wan, 02 162 9000
Running for more than a month now, Gigi Dining Hall & Bar is featuring their aperitivo club for Sunday brunch, including B1,200++ free flow for two hours and Italian bites for B100++.
Apr 10, 5pm-8pm Gigi Dining Hall & Bar, 4 Sukhumvit 45 Alley
Chim Chim is splashing out in April for the summer edition of its DJ brunches, curated by Bangkok mix master DJ Nanziee. This Saturday will feature DJ Tulwai from Apartment Khunpa for 70s, 80s, and 90s vibes. The menu is a la carte, so remember to try the double ham benny (B370)
Apr 2, 12-4pm, Siam@Siam Design Hotel Bangkok, 865 Rama 1 Rd., Wang Mai, 094-972-4865
Bangkok’s favorite live music dive has been gathering the city’s coolest music for live streaming sessions. This Saturday it’s Yooze, Bleed, and Lame Poet. There are extremely limited seats for music aficionados and it’s B350 to get through the door. Keep your eye on this space. We certainly will.
Apr 9, 7-11pm. 1000 40 Thonglor Rd., Khlong Tan Nuea, 086 809 2617
Want to get out of the city this weekend? Maybe meet some new people? Gojo Tours is featuring a B1,590 day trip to a local coconut farm, a train to the Maeklong railway market for lunch, and the Instagram-worthy Dragon Temple.
Apr 9, Booking here.
Alright craft beer fans, here’s another one for you. Fahrfrümlager means all the beer on tap at Hair of the Dog is from Germany and Austria—and no lagers. Expect Frau Gruber, Brewheart, and Bierol over 12 taps at HotD’s OG location at Ploen Chit.
Apr 7, 4pm, Mahatun Plaza, 2nd Floor, 888/26 Ploenchit Road, Lumpini, 02 650 7589