While most of Ploenchit is occupied by high-rise offices, shopping centers, and luxury hotels—all spelling out the gradual boom of the business and commerce in the area—the place also houses some of the best restaurants that guarantee to please your taste buds. The restaurants in the area serve even the most voracious bargain hunters and the city’s lavish elite. So while you’re in Ploenchit, don’t forget to stop by these and fill your stomach with the foods that will leave you good memories about Thailand.


Café @ 2 - Conrad Hotel Bangkok

At Café @ 2, fine dining in Ploenchit has never been so sumptuous. The restaurant features traditional French brasserie cooking and popular Thai cuisine. The management sees to it that their customers are served only the best by letting their native chefs do all the preparations. French dishes such as mussels mariniere, cote de boeuf, and beef burgundy represent the western side of the brasserie, while curries and a variety of noodle dishes make up the Thai culinary side. In addition to their impeccable dining options, Cafe @ 2 serves a wide selection of beverages. You can start with their traditional French aperitif, then have a shot of their imported beer. Wine lovers will also not be disappointed, because Café @ 2 also offers a special list of French and Thai wines. The place is open daily for breakfast from 6 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.; lunch from 11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.; and dinner from 6 p.m. until 10:30 p.m. They serve their popular Sunday brunch from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. The restaurant also has several theme nights available during the week.  


Coffee Beans by Dao

Located at 20/12-15 Soi Ruam Rudi, Ploenchit Rd, Coffee Beans by Dao is a small chain hit by locals and tourists alike for of its delicious desserts and fragrant coffee. Its chocolate cheesecake and Baby Boom strawberry cake make the shop one of the finest chill-out spots in Ploenchit. You might also want to try their hearty rice-and-meat-based dishes, pastas, curries, and Thai and Western-style salads, since the shop provides an extensive Thai and Western menu. Coffee Beans by Dao is open daily from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Coffee Beans by Dao


La Monita Taqueria

Reputed as the best Mexican restaurant in Bangkok, La Monita Taqueria has received excellent reviews from customers not only for its affordable meals but also for its high-class food menu. Serving a plethora of Mexican delights, La Monita Taqueira boasts a sleek and contemporary atmosphere that will surely keep you coming back for more. La Monita Taqueira is located in Mahatun Plaza Arcade on Ploenchit Road. It is open from Mondays to Saturdays, from 11:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. Customers who want to come for dinner are advised to make reservations, because the bistro is usually packed at night. Make your Bangkok getaway more exciting as you visit these places that offer only the most delicious meals in all of Thailand. Ploenchit makes it to the top of the list of must-see places of every Bangkok traveler, especially one who loves to eat yet doesn't have the luxury of time to see the whole city for other options. La Monita Taqueria