The Best Dining Options on Pratumnak Hill near the Cube Pattaya
Pratumnak Hill is often referred to as the Beverly Hills of Thailand. Beverly Hills, CA is famous for upscale shopping, and some of the best dining options in the entire state. Pratumnak Hill has quite a variety of choice, an although it is likened to Beverly Hill's because of the number of options, and the posh locale, the prices are quite a bit more reasonable. Diner's will find options for steak houses, traditional Thai cuisine, and a number of places offering imported cuisine in a variety of styles all located within a few minutes of the Cube Pattaya.
Dining with a View – Overlooking the Beach
For a stunning view overlooking the sea while enjoying world class seafood, traditional Thai cuisine, or a variety of international dishes look no further than Cabbages and Condoms at the Birds & Bees Resort in Pattaya. Cabbages and Condoms got their start in Bangkok and quickly became known for their amazing cuisine. The company decided to bring their expertise to Pattaya and set up shop overlooking the beach in the Pratumnak Hill area.
Cabbages and Condoms focuses on fresh ingredients and they have a rainbow herb garden that guests get to walk through on the way to the dining area. The restaurant catches the ocean breeze that Pattaya is so famous for, and provides a perfect setting for enjoying the sunset. Cabbages and Condoms provides an ideal venue for a date night, impressing a client, or hosting an event for social or corporate. The resort attached to called Birds & Bees may also be a great place for you to direct guests that are coming to visit you whilst you call Pattaya home, as it is so close in proximity to the Cube residence.
Getting a Steak on Pratumnak Hill
Pattaya is certainly a 24 hour town, and many people arrive around the clock. Of course there are a million all night dining options on Walking Street, but what to do if you want to avoid the madness? Luckily the New Nordic Marcus Hotel has extended the hours of their Steak & Grill to serve patrons 24 hours a day. Enjoy a juicy steak prepared to perfection with freshly grilled vegies, and six distinct options for the potatoes served as a side.
In addition to steaks also featured on the menu are a plethora of items including lamb, chicken, and pork, as well as a myriad of other European dishes. The specials change daily, and the vegetable served are what is in season. Different wine varieties come through the winery as well as bottles of champagne and the server will be able to tell you what they have in current stock, and make a recommendation for your meal. They are a part time winery and the staff are receiving regular training on wine tastings and pairings.
An Irish Bar & Grill that Locals Love
On Pratumnak Soi 5 is a proper Irish Pub by the name of O'Garas Bar & Grill. They are located in the ground floor of the Tara Court Hotel a lovely boutique hotel on the hill. O'garas is a lively place wildly popular with local expats and regular visitors to Pattaya. Guinness is on draught 7 days a week for 199 per pint with the exception of Wednesdays where it drops to only 150 THB per glass. No Irish Pub would be complete with out Jameson's Whiskey, and there is a ready supply of that on hand at all times.
The food at O'garas is excellent, and very reasonably priced. The menu features a traditional Irish breakfast served with real ground coffee, and there is a 3 course set menu offered that goes for only 299 THB. The ala carte menu actually has 120+ different items ranging from New Zealand Lamb, to Australian beef, to fresh locally grown fruit, to traditional Thai dishes, and a number of sandwiches and other bakery items.
If you have your heart set on a particular table reservation prior to 48 hours are recommended even during the slow season. Although O'garas is located in a hotel, it has gained an impeccable reputation with the locals so even when the hotel is at it's lowest the crowd at O'garas is not an indicator of hotel occupancy. Another great hotel nearby too for guests coming to visit you when you are living at the Cube.
Chic Modern Dining Intended to Impress you and your Guests
The Siam Royal Grill is in between Soi 5 and Soi 6 on Pratumnak Hill (Big Buddha Hill) on the ground floor of the Siam Royal Ocean View Condo building. The atmosphere is chic and modern and the food is plated with that same modern flare. Guests can choose from Scandinavian or Thai dishes seven days a week. The restaurant is open from 10 am to 10 pm daily.
There is full bar on offer, with cocktails, and many choices of wine. There are also hot beverages available such as tea and freshly brewed coffee as well as an array of soft drinks. The atmosphere is upscale, while the prices reflect an incredible value.
Dining on Big Buddha Hill
There are multiple options for dining on the hill and these are just some of them. The neighborhood is lovely, with many shops, restaurants, and beaches nearby all while feeling very residential. To get a feel for this neighborhood and find out why even the royal family of Thailand has a home here please make an appointment to tour the site of the CUBE Pattaya, and see for yourself what a remarkable neighborhood you will be calling home.