If you’re an absolute foodie like me, I suppose you’ll be able to relate to the sheer excitement I get from seeing rows upon rows of sumptuous good eats all lined up, ready to be devoured.
Check out the best eat-all-you-can buffets in Bangkok!
- Yoktalay & BBQ House
In Thailand, “Yoktalay” means bringing the sea onto the table. They are a little bit further out of Bangkok towards Rama 2, but the trip out is surely worth it. You will definitely want to pack all they have to offer on their large coal grills! You can choose from 4 different types of crabs, 5 different types of shellfish, squid, and prawns. What’s more, you get both the BBQ grill and charcoal grill without having to pay extra, and for under 400 Baht, you will absolutely get your money’s worth at this restaurant!
Price: From 399 Baht (includes 1 soft drink)
Address: Pracha-Uthit 8 , Huaykwang, Bangkok 10310
Contact: 090 994 9179
Operating hours: Mon-Fri from 5pm to 12 midnight
With over 200+ tables placed in an enormous open air space with a high ceiling, you will never feel crowded. There are three long stretches of buffet lines with over 200 selections of food to choose – from seafood and meat for BBQ, to delicious prepared Thai and International dishes. (You will need many visits to this restaurants just to try every item!) One must-try from the Bar-B-Q Resort is the Shrimp Vermicelli Noodle Pot available at the cooking station. Shrimps and vermicelli noodles are baked in soy sauce and chinese parsley, then served steaming hot in a pot – one of the favorite dishes among Thais.
Price: From 229 Baht (includes soft drink and juice)
Address: 610 Borommaratchachonnani Soi 2, Khwaeng Bang Bumru, Khet Bang Phlat, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon 10700, Thailand
Contact: 088 249 5299
Opening hours: Daily from 3pm to 12 midnight
Need to satisfy your sweet tooth craving? As soon as you walk in, you’ll immediately smell the buttery sweet aroma of baking cakes, cupcakes, crisping croissants, and freshly baked bread. It’s one heavenly smell of delectable goodness. The bakery will updates its menu with special items, so each time you go back, you’re guaranteed to try something different.
Editor’s recommendation: Spinach Vol Au Vent and Yuzu Apple Cremeux
Price: From 335 Baht (includes coffee, tea, and soft drink)
Address: 1 Soi Daeng Udom, Sukhumvit Soi 33 Rd., Klongton Nua, Wattana, Bangkok
Contact: 02 610 0111 Ext 4130
Opening hours: Daily from 12 pm to 4 pm (Cake Buffet)
Tired of hotpots and bbq? Check out the Dim Sum Buffet at Tai He Xuan Chinese Restaurant. You must try the Xiao Long Bao, also known as Chinese Soup Dumpling – Chinese dumpling with hot and super delicious soup within.
Serving up traditional Cantonese Dim Sum in bamboo trays, you’ll also get 1 soup, 1 congee, and 1 dessert along with the buffet.
Price: From 399 Baht (includes soft drink and beer)
Address: 23/1 Soi Thong lor 20 Sukhumvit 55 Road Klongtun Nua, Wattana, Bangkok
Nearest Station: Thong Lor BTS Station
Contact: 02 714 8639
Opening hours: Daily from 11 am to 2.30pm and 6 pm to 10 pm
Want some free beer to go with your seafood? No gimmicks and no hidden prices. Anda Seafood gives you free beer to go with the varieties of fresh seafood to cook on the charcoal grill! With its minimalist concept and white tone décor, when you enjoy the food at Anda Seafood you will feel easy and relaxed. Though the restaurant can be packed with many people, you will never feel crowded and the food never runs out.
Price: From 399 Baht (includes soft drink and beer)
Address: 7 Soi BangNa-Trad 21, BangNa-Trad Rd, BangNa, Bangkok. ( Before Central BangNa)
Contact: 095 758 7649
Opening hours: Daily from 4 pm to 11.30pm
8.Thai country style steamboat – Shabu Ban Rai
The décor of Shabu Banrai will take you back to vintage Thai country-style living in the 60s. The food even comes in Thai-styled food trays and Thai tiffin boxes, adding a quaint touch to the cute country styling.
There are 5 different types of soup broth to complement the Shabu to choose from.
- Spicy Clear Soup
- Spicy Cream Soup
- Pork Rib Clear Soup
- Soy Sauce Soup
- Super Soup
Price: From 299 Baht
Address: 475/8 Hathai Rat Road, Bang Chan, Khlong Sam Wa, Bangkok
Contact: 097 083 2577
Opening hours: Mon-Fri 4 pm to 11 pm; Sat-Sun and PH 11 am to 11 pm
Relax and feel the cool breeze by the river while enjoying the good quality food. The aromatic clear soup sets them apart from other Shabu places, and they also infuse Thai flavours in the traditional Japanese Shabu. If you’re feeling adventurous, try mixing this Thai delicacy “Shrimp Brain Paste” in the soup – the result will blow your taste buds away.
Price: From 249 Baht
Address: 5/11 NakornInn Rd, Tambon Bang Phai, Amphoe Mueang, Nonthaburi
Contact: 081 750 1989
Opening hours: Daily from 4 pm to 10 pm
- Chills Lay Seafood
Need a seafood feast? People flock to this restaurant for flathead lobsters as big as a human hand. Its delicate taste is claimed to be superior to crabs and prawns. And if you’re a big fan of oysters, Chills Lay Seafood has huge raw oysters available too! Be sure to put the toppings on top, just like the Thai people do. It adds interesting flavours and texture which elevates the taste of oysters to a whole other level.
Price: From USD 399 Baht (includes soft drink)
Address: Soi 28 Chalem Prakert Rama 9, Dok Mai, Prawet, Bangkok (Near Suan Luang Rama 9)
Contact: 90 424 6124
Opening hours: Daily from 5 pm to 12 midnight
- Shabu Samurai
If you like authentic shabu and fried chicken, Shabu Samurai is the place for you. Sitting in this cosy restaurant with a Japanese style bar will make you feel like you’re sitting in someone’s home kitchen. One thing you won’t find in other Shabu restaurants is its fish stock soup. This homemade stock is made from dried fish just like the authentic Shabu restaurants in Japan. They also have Tom Yum soup if you’d prefer something more spicy.
Price: 399 Baht (includes signature appetiser)
Address: 1/1 Soi Ramkhamhang 24 Ram Yaek 20 ,Hua Mak, Bang Kapi, Bangkok
Contact: 02-319-6100 ext 106 , 093 424 2974 , 063 417 8299
Opening hours: Daily from 11 am to 10 pm