Feeling stuck between the holidays? Treat yourself to one of the best perks of a getaway—the massive brunch spread—without leaving the city this weekend. Here are four picks to whet your appetite.
Fill up every Saturday and Sunday from 11am to 4pm at Café Claire at the Oriental Residence. The luxurious weekend brunch features a fresh seafood tower, ratatouille omelettes, house-made pancakes, eggs in meurette sauce, and Tournedos Rossini. Also available are a mixologist’s library of drinks, including Ramos Fizz, Pick-Me-Up, and everyone’s favourite brunch-time booze, the Bloody Mary.
ORIENTAL RESIDENCE BANGKOK
110 Wireless Rd | 0 2125 9000 | oriental-residence.com
Visually stunning, Radisson Blu’s Big Blu Brunch serves up a range of dishes across two levels, each featuring live cooking stations. This feast of flavours includes Indian, Vietnamese, Thai, and European dishes, as well as a dedicated pasta station, fresh seafood, and dim sum. Also available are copious desserts and imported cheeses. The brunch is priced at B1490++ per person, including free flow soft drinks, and B1790++ per person, including free flow soft drinks and select alcoholic beverages.
RADISSON BLU BANGKOK
489 Sukhumvit Rd | 0 2302 3333 | radissonblu.com/plazahotel-bangkok
Kai has upped the ante in the brunch game, bringing in a five-piece jazz band, Space Trio + Two, from 12.30pm to 3.30pm every Sunday. Enjoy prime cuts of New Zealand meat, as well as an impressive selection of burgers and sandwiches, alongside some potent drinks. There’s a special offer on booze, with French champagne bottles priced at B1950++ and a 20 per cent discount on all other bubbles.
KAI NEW ZEALAND
142/22-23 Sathorn Soi 12 | 0 2635 3800 | kai-bangkok.com
New York-style brasserie Shuffle is now serving a weekend brunch starring a solid spread of American cuisine. Every Sunday and Saturday, from 10am until 2pm, tantalize your taste buds with dishes like charred broccolini with snow peas and spicy guacamole, or buttermilk pancakes with fresh fruit, toasted nuts, and whipped mascarpone. Fresh juices, as well as homemade granola and yogurt, are also available.
Rainhill at Sukhumvit 47 | 0 2261 6992 | facebook.com/shufflerestaurant