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#441 of 9,497 Restaurants in Bangkok
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$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Asian, Pub, Thai
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33/28 Sukhumvit Soi 11,Klongtoey,Wattana | Bangkok, Bangkok 10110, Thailand
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18:00 - 01:00
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Sofia, Bulgaria
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88 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Im sitting in empty bar on Tuesday night and wondering why is empty. Apoteka has great environment, perfect bar seating, touch on details. Apoteka also have great location and reasonable prices. Live music... WOW.. great rock band on Tuesday eve👌.. Maybe all about Tuesday.. Great bar.. will be back!!! Apoteka is in main area of Sukhumvit 11! Dont miss it.

Thank Marko B
Richfield, Ohio
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106 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2017

While this is by no means a favorite haunt, it is a nice place to hang out with friends, particularly on the outside deck. The live music is fairly unremarkable — nothing to draw you in, but also at not such a volume that it keeps you from having a conversation.

Thank bkkdiner
Bangkok, Thailand
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101 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017

Consistently entertaining live music which is captured perfectly in the spacious bar with high ceiling. Lots of very high quality live bands and guest musicians. Food and drinks are great and often my bill comes as a surprise but that is due to having a good time and spending longer than first planned - smashing, friendly venue.

Thank Fenbeed
Melbourne, Australia
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119 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

I am rating just on the music as I only stopped by to get my tune on and have a beer. A bit of an expensive beer mind you, but there was no cover charge and the band was very good (Ped's Band). If this is your genre, make sure you get along here. BTS to Nana, walk north along... More 

Thank Matthew C
Farmington, New Mexico
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67 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

One heck of a good place to spend a Sunday afternoon and evening. Good bands play daily, featuring; Blues, rock and jazz (depending on which band is playing that day. Popular with ex-pats and locals.

Thank mudeng1
East London, Eastern Cape, South Africa
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281 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 193 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

We visited with friends a couple of times in December 2016 and each time we had a great evening. The staff, venue and atmosphere were good with good live music provided as well. The music genre's played are more jazz/blues/sixty's orientated which is not available at the other bars in Soi 11. The food is excellent with a selection of... More 

Thank John W R
Bangalore, Karnataka, India
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155 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

Getting there you have to pass a bit of an iffy neighborhood.But its worth it. The band that plays here is really good and they belt out some nice music. The craft beers are a bit pricey , a little too high in my opinion. The food is pretty good and also on the pricey side . Don't have the... More 

Thank Sunil99
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

Rip off joint ! See my bill...1 pint of Imported Pale Ale.....341 Bht ($10) !! They have a 'happy hour', but fail to say it doesn't apply to all drinks. They then add VAT AND SERVICE charge to the bill, in a bar ! MY strong advice....Avoid at all costs.

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9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Based on five visits in the last five days ... service is great. Music is diverse and LIVE! It appears that ownership has changed from 'Galleria Sukhumvit Soi 10' to another owner but service quality is still very high. Most important for me -- very helpful staff have remained through the transition. I had a great "countdown" -- 12/31/2016 --... More 

Thank Kevin B
Phuket, Thailand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016

Just went for the music and drinks on a friend's suggestion and was very pleasantly surprised both by the quality of the music and also by the atmosphere of the venue. Nice high ceilings and comfortable seating on stools around the band stand made it very intimate without being too loud and and had plenty of air circulation. Fun fun... More 

Thank Ohn M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
American, Bar, Asian, Pub, Thai
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
18:00 - 01:00
18:00 - 01:00
18:00 - 01:00
18:00 - 01:00
18:00 - 01:00
18:00 - 01:00
18:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33/28 Sukhumvit Soi 11,Klongtoey,Wattana | Bangkok, Bangkok 10110, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Bangkok>  > Sukhumvit
  • Neighbourhood: Sukhumvit
  • Phone Number: 0917981538
Apoteka Sukhumvit, located on iconic Soi 11, has established itself as a leading live music venue in BKK since opening in late 2012, with our family of BKK's finest local and imported artists and bands playing Blues, Jazz, Motown, Soul or Funk every night of the week.

The apothecary inspired interior features exposed brick walls and vintage iron detailing reminiscent of the raw grandeur of New Orleans' French Quarter, while the spacious deck and inviting, open-plan bar provide an ideal space in which to relax and enjoy our nightly live entertainment, carefully crafted cocktails and delicious dining options - as well as a range of imported craft beer, a selection of fine cigars - all against the vibrant backdrop of Soi 11.

Apoteka Sukhumvit is open from 11.00Am - 2.00Pm ,7 days a week.

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Staying in Sukhumvit

Neighbourhood Profile
With a mix of shopping malls, hip bars and food stalls lining both sides of Thailand’s longest road, you’ll rarely encounter a dull moment along Sukhumvit. While the main road itself doesn't offer a lot in terms of entertainment, it's the adjoining 'sois' (alleys) where the magic happens. Popular spots are soi 11 for a lively night out, soi 4 for naughty nightlife and soi 21 for world-class shopping at Terminal 21. It's hard to cover everything this area has to offer in on day, so be sure to take your time. Sukhumvit is heavily congested with traffic during day and night, so getting from A to B is most convenient using the BTS Skytrain right above it.
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