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Hemlock

#260 of 9,481 Restaurants in Bangkok
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Banglamphu
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56 Phra Arthit | Chanasongkram, Phra Nakorn District, Bangkok 10200, Thailand
+66 2 282 7507
Sunday
Closed
Hours:
Mon - Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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Stockholm, Sweden
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of our favorite restaurants in the world! Hemlock is a master restaurant for fresh (sometimes completely new) wonderful tastes. Take advice from the excellent staff and prepare for a food experience high above average. The combinations are superb and this is why the restaurant classes in as top in our global taste of kitchens. You can find very nice,... More 

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Thank Ulf S
Cambodia
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33 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Service at Hemlock is the best. * Great 👍 Foods. * staff was very helpful and friendly. Thanks 🙏🏽

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Thank Chen Y
northumberland
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

We had a great meal here on our first night in Bangkok and we were delighted. Rather understated on first appearance as many of the restaurants in Bangkok are but the food was excellent. A very helpful hostess helped us select an excellent balance of dishes to share and everything including drinks were reasonably priced. If you want a small... More 

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Thank Stephen S
UK
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Having eaten here 3 years ago and enjoyed the food immensely we decided to give Hemlock another go. We weren't disappointed! The miang kham (leaves which you fill with dried shrimp, coconut, lime, peanut, garlic, chilli and sweet sauce) makes for a great starter to share with lovely fresh flavours. For main courses 4 of us had the green chicken... More 

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Thank lovetotravel83UK
Bath, Maine
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25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016

Ate here twice, I would go back for more. We went to eat early and there was no problem with service. The starter course, miang chan, consisting of leaves used to wrap various ingredients around (toasted coconut, lime, peanuts, onion, peppers) with a tamarind based sauce was fun and great tasting. Other dishes, like stir fried chicken and fried chicken... More 

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Thank Joan J
London, United Kingdom
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106 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

We never miss going there when in Bangkok - consistently great food and relaxed atmosphere - so close to Khao San but so far away.

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Thank chrrul
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

A nice small place with amazing food and good value for money.Good wine selection compared other place in this area.Definitely would visit again.

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Thank Diana R
Paris, France
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33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Very good food, I had a panaeng chicken curry with rice. very tasty, not spicy and delicious. main + beer: 235b the waitress is not very warm but it's find the menu is very long

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Thank LESLEYBHAm
Aberystwyth, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

the restaurant is very close to Khao san and to the palace. the food is good and the prices are reasonable. the ambience is good and it is not too noisy. the tables are closely placed so you have to be a bit careful when having a conversation. their chicken curry is really good

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The Hague
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72 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

We had dinner here a couple of times a few years ago and decided to revisit. We were certainly not disappointend. The lovely and charming patron served us excellent traditional Thai food. We will certainly return when again visiting Bangkok.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$10
Cuisine
Asian, Thai, International, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
17:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 23:00
Thursday
17:00 - 23:00
Friday
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 56 Phra Arthit | Chanasongkram, Phra Nakorn District, Bangkok 10200, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Bangkok>  > Banglamphu
  • Neighbourhood: Banglamphu
  • Phone Number: +66 2 282 7507
Description
The first art restaurant in Thailand with deep Thai foods root.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Banglamphu

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Banglamphu
While you’ll see skyscrapers in most parts of Bangkok, it’s the gilded roofs of ancient pagodas that adorn the skyline of Banglamphu, the city’s historical and most touristic district. Hordes of tourists flock to this area to tick quite a few must-see attractions off their to-do list, with the Grand Palace being the most spectacular of them all. Banglamphu is also home to Bangkok’s infamous tourist ghetto, centered around Khao San Road. Visit at night to feast on road-side pad thai, cheap beers and if you’re up for it, some dancing fueled by buckets of Thai whiskey.
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