Hotel Bangkok

Mei Jiang: Crossing Chao Praya River for Deluxe Dim Sum

Even with eight days, plenty of time to experiment, I wasn’t planning on eating any Chinese food in Bangkok. Luckily for Mei Jiang, I’m a sucker for Gourmet recommendations. The magazine twice listed the...
Restaurant Bangkok

The Spice Market: Setting Upscale Thai Standard in Bangkok

Since my Gourmet recommendation was six years old, I wasn’t even sure The Spice Market even existed anymore. As it turned out, the hotel had changed ownership. What was once The Regent is now...
Restaurant Bangkok

Hemlock: Pick Your Culinary Poison in Bangkok

Hemlock is certainly Bangkok’s most ominous restaurant name. Thankfully, this trendy two-story “art restaurant” in the backpackers area of Banglamphu didn’t poison me, and featured a massive menu of original, flavorful and affordable Thai...