The culinary event of the year “Thailand’s Favorite Restaurants 2022 by Koktail” presented by Siam Paragon” at Paragon Park on August 27-28, 2022
Thailand’s Favorite Restaurants by Koktail is teaming up with Siam Paragon to host Bangkok’s most exciting recent culinary event. The event, “Thailand’s Favorite Restaurants by Koktail”, will be held over two days from August 27 to 28, 2022 at Paragon Park, Siam Paragon, and will be open to the public from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. on Saturday August 27 and Sunday August 28.
“Thailand’s Favorite Restaurants by Koktail Presented by Siam Paragon” will bring together over 30 of the country’s top chefs and renowned restaurants to present their selection of tasting plates. This gastronomic extravaganza is timely as it coincides with the full reopening of the Thai hotel scene.
For the first time in Bangkok, visitors will be able to enjoy dishes specially prepared by the greatest Thai chefs and restaurants such as 31 Degrees Cacao by Kad Kokao, Appia, Aquila, Baan Tepa, Blue Elephant, Brasserie Palmier, CDGRE by sühring, Clara, Cloud i BKK, Chef Yakup’s Fat Lamb, Haoma, Jaras and Tengoku @InterContinental Phuket, JHOL, Loyrom, Maison Dunand & Alpea, Man Tables, Mia, Phra [email protected] Bangkok, POTONG, Praya Dining @Praya Palazzo, Fruits de mer @Trisara, Prego Bangkok, R-HAAN, Rern, Rib Room & Bar @The Landmark Bangkok, TAAN, The Smokaccia Laboratory, Tony’s and Yamazato @The Okura Prestige Bangkok.
On August 27 and 28, the festival is open to the public with two non-stop food and drink sessions; the first from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., followed by a second “Dusk to Dark” gastronomic event, with wines and cocktails, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. The event will take place at Paragon Park, Siam Paragon in the heart of Bangkok. For entry, a prepayment of 1,500 baht++ per person which can be redeemed in full for 1,500 baht at any of the 30 booths inside the marquee for guests to sample a range of menus on offer as well only drinks and cocktails via a coupon system. Guests can top up their expenses on-site should they wish to further enjoy the gourmet cuisine and beverages on offer. To guarantee entry to the event, it is recommended to pre-book tickets through the Megatix booking site in advance at https://bit.ly/3Pc0wrZ
The event will begin on the evening of August 26, strictly by invitation only, with the industry awards presentation event “Dusk till Dark” where the awards will be presented by the annual restaurant guide “Thailand’s Favorite Restaurants”, at winning chefs and restaurants from 33 different categories recognizing local talent and the latest culinary trends. The awards night brings together chefs, restaurateurs and sommeliers with their industry friends. The Deputy Governor of the TAT in charge of marketing communications, Mr. Siripakorn Cheawsamoot, will be the guest of honor to open the debates.
The event is associated with Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT), Siam Paragon, Jagota, distributor of trendy and tailor-made food solutions for professionals; Megatix, the first ticketing platform in Thailand; TikTok and TPN Group Thailand, a restaurant industry producing high-quality stainless steel kitchen equipment; ONESIAM SuperApp will offer special privileges to the spectators of the event.
Ticket inquiries can also be directed to Koktail Magazine directly to Khun Jitkasem at [email protected] Admission may be possible on the day of the event without pre-booking only if there is space available inside the marquee.
Mr. Nigel Oakins, Founder of ‘Thailand’s Favorite Restaurants by Koktail’ Food Guide, said, “We are proud that Siam Paragon shares our vision of bringing Thai culinary excellence to the fore by hosting our first ‘Thailand’s Favorite Restaurants’ food festival. by Koktail 2022 presented by Siam Paragon’ while the food guide includes top restaurants from all parts of the country, based on a series of criteria under the supervision of Mr. Christopher Watson, a respected veteran of the food industry, and its team of food critics. He has lent us his expertise to ensure that this is a credible manual of global culinary and service standards that will be a perfect dining companion for any cooking enthusiast. We are also delighted that TAT has joined us as a sponsoring partner as they have been the lead agency in promoting Thailand as a foodie destination.
Ms. Thanaporn Tantiyanon, Head of Siam Paragon Business Unit, Siam Paragon Development Co., Ltd, said, “As a ‘world-class food destination’ and creator of exceptional experiences, Siam Paragon therefore curates the favorite restaurants of Thailand by Koktail presented by Siam Paragon to offer an extraordinary culinary experience for food lovers. It also affirms Thailand’s position as a top tourist destination. Food is recognized as a soft power that has helped put Thailand on the global tourism map, and this event will show Thailand’s willingness to welcome tourists after the long pandemic hiatus. The event is expected to boost the economy and showcase the restaurant industry, while visitors will have the opportunity to sample delicious offerings from more than 25 of Thailand’s top restaurants in one venue. We also offer exclusive privileges for our ONESIAM SuperApp. New subscribers who download the app and apply for VIZ membership during the event will be topped up with a 100 baht top-up for food and beverage purchases during the event. Existing VIZ members will be offered a free Haagen-Dazs scoop of ice cream during the event.