Luxury hotel buffets in Bangkok you need to try today

PHOTO: Seafood Paradise at River Café & Terrace at The Peninsula Bangkok

Bangkok is dotted with upscale buffets served by luxury hotels. You can eat your fill of everything from fresh seafood and Thai cuisine to fancy sweet treats. No wonder these lush food havens attract such a fanfare of locals and expats alike. But with a staggering array of hotels presenting all-you-can-eat buffets, picking one might feel like searching for a needle in a haystack. So, to help you find the best one and get your money’s worth, here are the top hotel buffets in Bangkok.

5 Best luxury hotel buffets in Bangkok

River Café & Terrace at The Peninsula Bangkok

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PHOTO: Family Fun Buffet at River Café & Terrace at The Peninsula Bangkok

Opening hours: Daily, 18:00 – 22:00
Address: The Peninsula Bangkok, 333 Charoen Nakhon Rd, Khlong Ton Sai, Khlong San, Bangkok 10600, Thailand
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If you’ve been dreaming of experiencing the world on a plate, then you need to get yourself to River Café & Terrace at The Peninsula Bangkok for their Culinary Passport buffet dinner. For 2,380++ per person, this dinner buffet lets your taste buds travel to new countries every night of the week. That’s right – the menu rotates every night, presenting an exciting range of global dishes prepared by a team of talented multinational chefs, using only the freshest ingredients.

On Monday, you can savour homey Thai dishes from the different regions of the country like Pomelo salad with river prawns and Som Tum. Tuesday takes you on a flavour trip to India, offering you an opportunity to enjoy Keema Mutter and Hara Bara Kebab. There’s even a Tandoori station with chicken and prawns. Wednesday, you’re in for a trip across the continent for a Taste of Asia. It’s the perfect opportunity to indulge in dishes like Kimchi Jjigae and Japanese Pork Cutlet to your heart’s content.

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Seafood fans, Thursday is your day. The Seafood Paradise allows you to feast on all kinds of fresh seafood. Come Friday, pack your palate for a Spanish getaway with an array of delightful roasted meats and a seafood paella station. The weekend starts off with a taste of Italy on Saturday, followed by a Sunday feast that’s all about family – even the kids can build their own pizza.

To make the buffet even more exciting, there’s something extra with salad bars, sushi stations, seafood on ice, and a dessert station to round off your meal every night. Plus, you can tuck into the daily feast under the stars, while watching the Chao Phraya River!

For more information, contact River Café & Terrace at 02-020-6969, email, or find them on LINE ID: @peninsulabangkok. Book a table by visiting their website HERE.

Praya Kitchen at Bangkok Marriott Hotel The Surawongse

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PHOTO: Praya Kitchen at Bangkok Marriott Hotel The Surawongse

Opening hours:

Breakfast: Daily, 06:00 – 10:30
Lunch: Daily, 12:00 – 15:00
Dinner: 18:00 – 22:00

Address: 262 Thanon Surawong, Si Phraya, Bang Rak, Bangkok 10500, Thailand
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The Praya Kitchen is an authentic Thai buffet restaurant where long-forgotten recipes, passed down through generations, are lovingly resurrected. Here, talented chefs employ their mastery to recreate some of the rarest traditional recipes from their own upbringing.

Praya Kitchen prides itself on using only the freshest local ingredients to elevate these dishes from fond memories to delectable culinary experiences. The unique menu offers a delightful assortment of exceptional, hard-to-find dishes typically not found in fine hotel restaurants. With the creations of these skilled chefs, the fondest memories of their childhoods come to life in the form of amazing Thai dishes.

Praya Kitchen goes the extra mile to provide both group and private dining options. The restaurant features three interconnecting private dining rooms, each comfortably seating up to 10 guests while bathed in natural light. To cater to every taste and preference, they offer package food with juice, ensuring that your dining experience is nothing short of satisfying.

Raintree Café, The Athenee Hotel

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PHOTO: Rain Tree Café Bangkok

Opening hours:

Daily Breakfast: Monday – Sunday, 06:30 – 10:30.
Lunch Buffet: Friday – Saturday 12:00 – 14:30.
Sunday Brunch: Sunday 11:45 – 15:00.
Dinner Buffet: Thursday – Saturday 18:00 – 22:00.

Address: The Athenee Hotel, 61 Wireless Road (Witthayu), Lumpini, Pathumwan, Bangkok 10330
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Step into the enchanting Rain Tree Café at the Athenee Hotel, adorned with a modern interpretation of Thai neo-colonial interior décor, and experience the warmth and charm of its relaxed ambience, renowned as one of Bangkok’s top spots for buffet dining. Their talented head chefs skilfully craft five outstanding specialities daily, delighting their guests’ palates.

The Rain Tree Café offers an extraordinary dining experience. Its three separate yet harmonious spaces each provide a distinguished atmosphere—all illuminated by natural light. The Bronze Kitchen features state-of-the-art, interactive live-cooking stations, while the Valaya Room boasts a sophisticated library-style VIP space for those seeking a touch of class. Lastly, the Secret Garden serves as a perfect hideaway for private gatherings.

Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, Rain Tree Café serves a splendid variety of international gourmet cuisine, from seafood and Sunday brunch to hot and cold delicacies from tableside trolleys. As a testament to their dedication to safety and hygiene, Rain Tree Café has adopted a rolling buffet concept complemented by a dynamic chef-to-table trolley service, live cooking stations, and a delectable Sunday brunch menu that includes seafood specialities like king crab.

In addition to their seafood and other scrumptious dishes, dessert trolleys entice patrons with sweet temptations such as mango with sticky rice, Crêpes Suzette, rum baba, and ice cream.

Red Oven at SO/ Bangkok Hotel

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PHOTO: SO/ Bangkok

Opening hours:

Breakfast buffet: Daily, 06:00 – 10:30
Red Oven Buffet – Lunch: Thursday – Friday, 12:00 – 15:00
World Buffet & Robata Grill: Sunday – Thursday, 18:00 – 22:00
Weekend Buffet Extravaganza: Friday – Saturday, 18:00 – 22:00
SO Sunday Brunch: Sunday, 12:00 – 15:00

Address: 7th floor, Red Oven restaurant, SO/ Bangkok, Bangkok, Thailand
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Next on our list of the best hotel buffets is the Red Oven. At the Red Oven, they offer a extensive international buffet and an à la carte menu. However, their weekend buffet is arguably the most popular. This weekend brunch has a line-up of premium and fresh seafood sourced worldwide. Start your meal with an appetiser – we recommend their Prawn Cocktail and Spicy Salmon Salad. Next, sample their range of crabs, shrimp, crayfish, lobsters and oysters which can all be grilled to your liking. Similar to others, they have a confectionary station. Plus, they also boast a range of wines from Wine Connection, soft drinks and hot coffee.

Another popular buffet is the World Buffet & Robata Grill. This offers seafood on ice, oyster bar, dessert station, Japanese food, BBQ on rotation, Phad Char, fresh Pasta, and freshly prepared sushi. For fancy brunch, visit the restaurant at Sundays and feast on all kinds of dishes. From Alaskan king crab to live cooking truffle pasta, the choice is endless.

Latest Recipe at Le Méridien Bangkok

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PHOTO: Latest Recipe at Le Méridien Bangkok

Opening hours:

Breakfast: Daily, 06:00 – 10:30
Lunch: Daily, 12:00 – 14:30
Dinner: Daily, 17:00 – 23:00

Address: 40, 5 Thanon Surawong, Khwaeng Si Phraya, Bang Rak, Bangkok 10500, Thailand
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Nestled within Le Méridien Bangkok, Latest Recipe is an exceptional buffet-style restaurant that delights its guests with a delicious fusion of Mediterranean and Asian specialities. Welcoming patrons for breakfast, lunch, or dinner, the restaurant seamlessly blends the finest flavours of European and Asian cuisine. Thus, promising a dining adventure that is truly unparalleled.

Begin your day on an indulgent note with their sumptuous Lifestyle Breakfast Buffet. It transports your taste buds to the sun-kissed terrains of Nice and Portofino in the Mediterranean and introduces you to the captivating essences of Asia.

Aside from the breakfast buffet, you can also immerse yourself in the heart of the authentic Italian and international “La Dolce Vita” Lifestyle Buffet. Prepare to indulge in an extraordinary dining experience featuring renowned Lunch, Dinner, and Sunday Brunch Buffets that celebrate the vibrant flavours of French Provençal and Mediterranean cuisine, alongside lively Asian live cooking stations. It’s a delectable harmony of tastes that cater to even the most discerning of palates.

For those seeking an extraordinary dining experience in the bustling heart of downtown Bangkok, the restaurant also has an alter ego called “La Cantine,” a brasserie-style escapade with a perfectly curated selection of appetisers, main courses, and desserts— all prepared fresh daily.

With these all you can eat hotel buffets, you’re sure to leave satisfied and with a belly full of delicious food. However, if you’re curious to try more food in Bangkok, check out our article on the best burgers in Bangkok.


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