I've eaten with friends and colleagues in all these restaurants in (greater) Bangkok. I'm no food expert, but I do know what I like! Many of my older reviews were also published in Japanese on newsclip.be タイ発ニュース速報. Whether you're after Thai food, or craving a Mexican taco, Japanese buffet or fish & chips, you can find it all here.

* A friendly WARNING: restaurants close, change and move regularly, so before you go make sure to check *

Friday, May 11, 2012

Tapas Cafe ***

*Update 2017: Tapas Cafe at Sukhumvit 11 is CLOSED, but there's another Tapas branch at Silom.

Yesterday a friend and I went for a paella at Tapas Cafe in lower Sukhumvit.

The Spanish restaurant is nicely decorated in cream and brown-tints, decorated with almost monochrome photos (a temporary exhibition) and comfortable modern chairs and tables on 1.5 floors. There's a big terrace out front at the pedestrian-only street; a nice place for people-watching.

As the name of the restaurant implies, it serves Spanish food, mainly

Wednesday, May 9, 2012

Chaba Restaurant @ Srinakarin **

A friends' goodbye dinner took us to this fixed-price self-service barbecue restaurant in between Seacon Square and Paradise Park in the outskirts of Bangkok. It's part of a chain of around 10 restaurants in and around Bangkok.

The spacious restaurant is basically a big terrace, partially covered from the sun and the rain, with huge parking in front. Seating is on wooden benches at round wooden tables, or at concrete tables, but most customers are seated on green plastic chairs at light metal tables. Decoration