A statement spiral staircase takes guests to an exotic, glamorous, New York-inspired bar on level 56. Taking inspiration from the original 1935 Waldorf Astoria Bar Book,
Head Bartender Michele Montauti and his team have crafted artisanal spirits and forgotten cocktails to the modern palate using an extensive collection of house-made ingredients, accompanied by gourmet bar bites. Renowned for his personal style, attention to detail and exceptional approach to service, Michele oversees all bar operations and cocktail programs at the hotel.
Steeped in the romance of Art Nouveau, arriving at The Loft evokes a feeling of walking into an artist’s studio from a bygone era. Imbibers can take in the stylishly curated interior while indulging in heavy spirit-based cocktails such as Astoria, a refreshing citrus blend of Beefeater 24 London Gin, house blend dry Vermouth and orange bitters.
Those looking for a unique locally inspired tipple can opt for the Waldorf, an exquisite herbal mix of Michter’s Bourbon, Thai Basil-Mancino sweet Vermouth, chocolate bitters and coriander. An adjacent smoking lounge brings a leisurely yet intimate smoking experience.
Waldorf Astoria Bangkok is located at 151 Ratchadamri Rd, Lumpini, Pathumwan, Bangkok 10330, Thailand.