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Jack's Bar

) #377 of 9,985 Restaurants in Bangkok , Asian, Thai
Bangkok, Thailand
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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Bangkok, Thailand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The great local bar.It's good view and location.However price of food and beverage was suitable and tasty. There are a lot of menu that we can choose.We can serect the music by myself from their PC Computer as well.

Thank bluesky18889
Reviewed 1 week ago

I wasn't able to visit many dive bars during my trip to Bangkok, but it's hard to imagine any being better than this one. Cold, cheap beer Good, cheap food Great location right on the river.

Thank mschmidt31
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've been here a number of times. My first visit was five years ago. Great place to drink a cold beer on the river. Music can be good or bad, depending on who selects it off YouTube. It's becoming a popular place. The food is...More

Thank rei94602
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

This is a great little bar restaurant sitting just in the river. Cold beer, very reasonably priced food and very friendly staff. Loved Jack's story of being a policeman but gave it up to come to Bangkok to run Jack's. well served by the ferry...More

Thank John L
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

Lovely view, local charm, good food, cheap beer, friendly and fast service. It hangs right over the river, boats bustling but while you eat the local food.

Thank Grant C
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Small and a little cramped, but lovely for afternoon drinks right on the river. Prices are good. Service is good and friendly. We decided to stay for dinner. The menu is quite small, but then so is their kitchen. There was no vegetarian on the...More

Thank ReneeandJohn
Reviewed 21 May 2017

I have been to Jack's Bar on the Chao Phraya a couple of times and highly recommend going. Food is fine, but it is the location (and cold beer) that people come for. Nestled next to the Shangri-La Hotel, Jack's is a local, Thai style...More

Thank MichaelC-Sydney
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Good - taste of food 음식맛은 괜찮은데 Bad - expensive more than i think 생각보다 비싸요 분위기는 허름한 로컬 바 같은 느낌이지만 맥주가 100바트이상이라 조금 비쌉니다. 음식은 나름 괜찮았습니다.

Thank 우중 정
Reviewed 16 May 2017

We came across this bar by sheer chance ... and what a find ! Local bar on the river bank.... local beers and local food...it is what every tourist wanting to experience the 'real thing' strives to find. We arrived about 11am and left about...More

Thank Nigel G
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Interesting little bar/restaurant right on the banks of the Chao Phraya river. Food looked fine but just stopped for a beer. Excellent spot for watching the river traffic with an unspoilt view. Nice way to spend an hour on a hot Sunday afternoon. Almost opposite...More

Thank gordonj258
Despite the lack of any major tourist attractions,
this lively neighborhood is a favorite of many.
Whether it's the (somewhat naughty) nightlife of Soi
Patpong, the various handicraft night markets or the
plethora of dining options that tickle your fancy, a
night out in Silom is a must on every itinerary. It's
worth a stop during daytime, too: join office workers
on a quest to tasty street food during lunch and shop
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Asian, Thai
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bangkok, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Bangkok>  > Silom
  • Neighbourhood: Silom
This little place doesn't actually have an English name, we nicknamed it 'Jack's Bar'. It's in a tourist area (next door to Shangri-La Hotel) on the river.
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