BANGKOK — Head out this week to celebrate the French National Day.
As Friday marks the French National Day, or Bastille Day, some Bangkok bars and restaurants this week will celebrate the occasion with special offers on food and drinks. Some places offer games and nightlife beats. Here is a list of them.
Fifty Shades of Wine at Pullman at Wine Pub
Explore 50 finely-selected wine specials at an award-winning bar with authentic French-style bistronomy.
Executive Chef Dominique Ferchaud and his team will be serving French cuisine to the tunes of DJ Cleo-P, who will be performing an electro-techno set.
Wine is 190 baht per glass. Make sure to book online to get discount. Any guest who wears an attire with a masquerade mask will stand a chance to win the “Best Dressed Guest” prize and receive a free bottle of wine.
The event runs from 6pm until late. Wine Pub Bangkok is located on the second floor of Pullman Bangkok King Power. It can be reached by BTS Phaya Thai.
Fete Nationale Francaise at Le Café des Stagiaires
Want something retro and trendy at the same time? Head over to a three-story shophouse in Silom area.
Le Cafe des Stagiaires will serve drinks including wine, aperitifs and pre-dinner alcoholic drinks. Ricard Pastis will be 100 baht per glass or 1,940 baht per bottle. Red and white wine will go for 300 baht with a two-for-one promotion.
DJ Jerome Guitard will be spinning disks from 9pm through midnight.
The European old-school bar is located on Sathorn Soi 12 and can be reached from BTS Surasak or BTS Chong Nonsi.
Parisian Chic Party at Revolucion Cocktail Bangkok
A vibrant cocktail bar in Sathorn area will celebrate the night with special drinks and entertainment.
French martinis will go for 300 baht while Yui Truluv spins a deep house set on the deck.
The event runs from 8pm until late on July 14. Revolucion Cocktail Bangkok is located on Sathorn Soi 10 and can be reached from BTS Chong Nonsi.
La French – Special Bastille Day at Blue Parrot
Come to show off your talent in petanque, savor a French food buffet and sip on wine by a swimming pool at this tropical escape located next door to Revolucion Cocktail.
DJ Yui Truluv will play for the night. The event starts from 6 through 10:30pm on July 13 at Blue Parrot on Sathorn Soi 10.
Special Wine and Cheese Week at The Lounge
Sip and savor wine and cheese with a panoramic view of Bangkok.
For one week, the venue on the sixth floor of Novotel Bangkok Platinum will offer sets of classic cheese, from Gruyere and Emmental to blue cheese, along with an assortment of fruits and nuts.
Choose from a small set of cheese platters with two glasses of red or white wine at 385 baht, or a big set of 1,190 baht with a cheese platter and a wine bottle.
The weeklong celebration runs from July 10 through July 16 at The Lounge. It is located on the sixth floor of Novotel Bangkok Platinum Pratunam. The nearest skytrain stations are BTS Ratchathewi and BTS Chit Lom.