InterContinental Bangkok Sukhumvit Establishes Itself as a Gastronomic Hub, with the Opening of Rogues Bar
-Timed with the official opening of the hotel, the speakeasy-meets-supper club concept will introduce
curated cocktails and regular live jazz performances
23 January 2024 Bangkok
Celebrating its opening, InterContinental Bangkok Sukhumvit –formed out of partnership between One Origin Public Company Limited (ONEO), CI:Z Investment Limited Liability Partnership, and IHG Hotels & Resorts – is set to unveil Rogues on 1 February 2024. The high energy cocktail bar is set to become one of Bangkok’s hottest and completes the hotel’s F&B line up alongside AVA Brasserie and The Lobby. Further demonstrating its position as a foodie haven, InterContinental Bangkok Sukhumvit announces a number of exclusive offers and promotions across all F&B outlets.
Rogues by name, Rogues by nature
A secretive haven nestled on the 2nd storey of InterContinental Bangkok Sukhumvit, Rogues adheres to its namesake, attracting mischief and misfits alike. A non-assuming entrance welcomes guests the exclusive space, which evokes memories of the speakeasy era, with swanky jazz music playing through a vintage jukebox and wood and copper finishes and golden art deco accents.
Meticulously crafted cocktails, designed to challenge tastebuds and create conversation, include Salute To The World (Ketel One vodka with truffle, Tanqueray No. Ten, Lillet Blanc, Absinth, Giffard Grapefruit liquer),inspired by the extravagant parties of Jay Gatsby and evoking the glamour of the Jazz Age; and Samurai Angel (Maker Mark’s Bourbon, Creyente Joven Mezcal, Vermouth Rosso, matcha tea, chocolate bitter), a bold and smoky libation inspired by the iconic 2003 film, ‘Kill Bill.’ Locally-inspired cocktails include Krung Thep Dessert (Chalong Bay rum, Vermouth Extra Dry, pandan water, coconut water, jasmine syrup, mango foam), a unique twist on the much-loved Mango Sticky Rice; and Spicy Guava Fizz (Iron Ball Gin, Umeshu, guava juice, aloe vera juice, lime juice, spicy syrup, soda), a symphony of flavours, inspired by fresh guava with spicy plum dip.
A selection of bar bites, including Doughnut – Chiang Mai sausage, lemongrass and kefir leaf bechamel –Budin Blanc – homemade chicken sausage, creole spicy sauce – and Cajun Boule – chicken popcorn,smoked gouda remoulade sauce – complete the offering.
“The introduction of Rogues marks a captivating new chapter at InterContinental Bangkok Sukhumvit. In addition to appealing to international guests, we are excited to welcome Bangkokians to Thonglor’s newest gastronomic hub. We are delighted to call this lively neighbourhood our home, and proud to enrich the already dynamic F&B scene with our concepts,” said Prin Pathanatham, General Manager, InterContinental Bangkok Sukhumvit.
Exclusive dining experiences at AVA Brasserie and The Lobby
AVA Brasserie, curated by Chef Roberto Bellitti, offers a brasserie-style international menu inspired by iconic destinations such as London, New York, Tokyo, Miami, Frankfurt, and Bangkok. Chef Bellitti’s global culinary expertise is reflected in the cosmopolitan international menu. Launching later this month, the‘Gourmet Tour Around The Cities’ Weekend Buffet Brunch blurs borders and encourages exploration of the culinary capitals of the world. Highlights include a fresh salads and appetiser selection, hot dishes such as Tom Yum Prawn Soup, Chicken Schnitzel with Lemon Butter Sauce, and Gourmet Beef and Pork Burger Sliders.
À la carte options include the likes of Fried Fish with Avocado, Salsa, and Chili Sauce, as well as Roast Beef Sirloin with Yorkshire Puddings, Carrots, and Roast Potato. Ending the meal on a sweet note, dessert options include Mango Sticky Rice Mousse Cups, Eston Mess Parfaits with Fresh Berries, and Yuzu Cheesecake Bites.
The Sunday Weekend Brunch Buffet is priced at THB 2,990++ (inclusive of soft drinks, water, coffee, and tea), with various beverage packages available. ‘Gourmet Tour Around The Cities’ will take place every Sunday until Sunday 25th February from 12:00pm – 3:00pm.
The Lobby celebrates the connection between Thailand and Japan, offering a blend of original Thai tea and traditional Japanese green tea ceremonies. The Lobby offers exclusively blended coffee by Sarnies and tea options from well-known tea houses which includes Char Flower Tea, TWG, and Peace Oriental Teahouse as well as a selection of Thai craft chocolates from KanVeLa.
New this month is the ‘Aviation’ Afternoon Tea Set. Featuring a selection of sweet and savoury bites, the menu takes a global approach,with highlights including Scallop Ceviche with Black Leche de Tigre, inspired by Miami, and New York-style Mini Lobster Roll on a Brioche Bun, served with Bearnaise Style Cheesecake Mousse.
Served daily from 2:00PM – 4:00PM until Thursday 29th February 2024, the set is priced at THB 1,490++ (inclusive of one non-alcoholic drink per person), and THB 1,990++ (inclusive of one non-alcoholic drink per person and two glasses of Chandon Brut or Rose). The ‘Aviation’ Afternoon Tea is available in both The Lobby and AVA Brasserie.
A foodie staycation in the heart of Thonglor
Welcoming Bangkokians to experience the culinary highlights at InterContinental Bangkok Sukhumvit, the hotel has launched an exclusive foodie staycation. Inclusive of a 1-night stay in a Classic Room, daily breakfast for 2 people at AVA Brasserie, Afternoon Tea for 2 people at The Lobby, and THB 1,500 credit, to be used across any F&B outlets, the experience is available now until 30 June 2024.
For reservations or enquiries, please visit InterContinental.com/bkksukhumvit,
email [email protected] or
call +66 2 760 5999
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