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The Penalty Spot

#2,191 of 10,184 Restaurants in Bangkok}
££ - £££,
507-511 Sukhumvit Rd., Soi Sukhumvit 29 | Klong Toei Nua, Wattana, Bangkok 10110, Thailand
+66 2 261 1542
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good37%
  • Average19%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible14%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (4 reviews)
“live band” (7 reviews)
“nice pub” (3 reviews)
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Bar, Pub
££ - £££
507-511 Sukhumvit Rd., Soi Sukhumvit 29 | Klong Toei Nua, Wattana, Bangkok 10110, Thailand
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The decor and ambience of this place is nice, but the staff is less to be desired. Showed up with my wife and father yesterday to watch Australia v Honduras World Cup qualifier. We found a corner in the bar in front of a tv...More

2  Thank Alexa M
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Ever time I go to this bar there is live band, cute girls serving the drink. This bar gets going around 11:00 pm the drink cost are average in Bangkok. You will run into expat from the city in this bar. I have a great...More

Thank Tablewine
Reviewed 30 August 2017

Excellent bar this, right on Sukh Road. Very nice staff, good selection of beers and very nice food, coupled with a live band most nights of the week.

Thank miket97
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

We where a family of 4 showing up to watch the PL Community shield game. lots of tv screens showing the game. There were a lot of people on job this evening, though we did not not get any attention. This is obviously a restaurant/pub...More

Thank BullCocky
Reviewed 26 July 2017

We went there 2 times, each evening 2 live bands playing, first until 2230,second one starts at 23 PM.Second one is more a selfie performance of the lead singer, who likes to share her performances with streaming content.They also allow visitors to join the stage,...More

Thank fvdc2014
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

We were staying nearby and decided to try the local fare. We were pleased with the variety offered through an expansive menu. The food is good and represents good value. Whether it's a hearty meal or a substantial snack, you will be catered for. The...More

Thank andrewgW2076CB
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Came to watch some football with a friend and was not disappointed in the selection - EPL & Bundesliga (plenty of German clients, it is a German pub after all), it has a nice interior, both upstairs and down and the selection of beer is...More

Thank kepsimax
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Never step in this place again! I am not one that likes to complain but The staff is anything but helpful....and they are just about ripping people off!

Thank Malteaser-Malta
Reviewed 6 May 2017

A busy place on Sukhumvit Road. There is live music, which makes the place loud, but the music is actually quite nice. The menu is both western and Thai. Our waitress was friendly and efficient. The good is good and so is the price.

Thank Dick Z
Reviewed 5 May 2017

We were staying at the Holiday Inn so it was pretty close. This was a nice and lively bar with very friendly staff and well priced beer. They also had a live band playing who were pretty good. Nice place to pop in for a...More

Thank BRUCIE_lucy_Brian
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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 02:00
17:00 - 02:00
17:00 - 02:00
17:00 - 02:00
17:00 - 02:00
17:00 - 02:00
17:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 507-511 Sukhumvit Rd., Soi Sukhumvit 29 | Klong Toei Nua, Wattana, Bangkok 10110, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Bangkok>  > Sukhumvit
  • Neighbourhood: Sukhumvit
  • Phone Number: +66 2 261 1542
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