Neighbourhood mall hosts offshoots of popular local eateries and food purveyors & sociable dining spaces
August 6th, 2016
Opened in February 2016, The Commons has redefined the small-scale community mall concept that has enjoyed great popularity in Bangkok’s residential neighbourhoods in recent years. Located in the affluent Thonglor neighbourhood, The Commons has been conceived with a community-first focus – generously proportioned indoor-outdoor spaces are interspersed within the four-level complex – designed for casual gatherings, dining and community events. Taking inspiration from traditional public food markets, the main Market level hosts local artisan purveyors, and home-grown eateries and cafes set around the communal dining areas. With its eclectic assemblage of highly-rated eateries and lifestyle vendors, The Commons concept has attracted considerable local and international buzz – and is packed nightly with a vibrant clientele.
Roast – casual all-day eatery
A casual all-day eatery, Roast occupies a spacious section of the upper-level Top Yard zone. Beloved locally for their high-quality comfort food made in-house from fresh ingredients by a passionate team of chefs, bakers and baristas, Roast serves an uncomplicated all-day dining menu featuring pasta, salads, grills, burgers and desserts.
Roots Coffee – specialty coffee roaster
Local specialty coffee roaster, Roots Coffee are known for their knowledgeable roasting of globally sourced coffee beans – plus supporting local coffee bean farmers in northern Thailand. Monthly Cold Brew specials are the popular signature at Roots – enjoy within the indoor – outdoor cafe – or order for take out.
Peppina – artisan pizza & bar
Consistently ranked among Bangkok’s top pizzas, the authentic Neapolitan pizzas of Peppina are now available at their new branch at the Market level of The Commons. As well as their acclaimed pizzas, the Peppina menu includes traditional Italian cold cuts, burrata cheese salad and grilled meats. A well-stocked bar and friendly staff ensure a typically convivial Italian pizzeria-style dining experience.
Lobster Lab – fresh Boston lobster rolls
The Lobster Lab is a new concept from premium local seafood importer Thammachart Seafood. The new seafood dining concept focuses on freshly-caught lobsters from North American waters – served as sumptuous lobster rolls, or whole steamed lobsters served with a choice of sauces. Oher seafood options include seasonally fresh French oysters – and lobster spaghetti.
The Beer Cap – Thailand’s craft beer specialist
From Bangkok’s leading craft beer and cider specialists BREW Beers & Ciders – The Beer Cap offers an encyclopaedic collection of international and local craft beers – with 10 craft beers on tap, and around 300 bottled beers and ciders. Surrounded by the top-notch eateries – diners can select the ideal beers from The Beer Cap to pair with their meal choices.
SoulFood – authentic Thai cuisine
From the team behind Thonglor’s famed Soul Food Makanakorn Thai restaurant, Soul Food also serves wholesome Thai comfort dishes – but with a more casual and fun vibe. A scaled-back menu offers wagyu beef grapows, pulled pork khao soi burgers with a tequila shot, and other popular Thai dishes.
East Bound – Vietnamese street foods
New to Bangkok, East Bound serves modern Vietnamese street food with an emphasis on high quality and healthy ingredients, including vegetarian dishes. Specialities include Banh Mi (Vietnamese sandwiches) and freshly hand made summer rolls. Modern street food influences see traditional Vietnamese recipes spiced up with Sriracha sauce.
Location: Market level
Opening Hours: daily 11am – 10pm
FB: East Bound Facebook
Enquiries:+66 2 185 2508
Jona Waffle – gourmet sweet & savoury waffles
A casual dessert cafe on the Village level, Jona Waffle serves up delicious sweet and savoury waffles. Signature waffles include classic combinations with real maple syrup, lemon butter, and fresh strawberry; and their take on the classic apple tarte tatin, while popular savoury waffles include the Scramble & Salmon with scrambled egg, smoked salmon slices and salad. Beverages such as fruit sodas, fruit iced teas and non-alcohol sangrias are refreshing accompaniments to the waffles.
Location: Village Level
Opening Hours: Weekdays 12pm – 10pm | Weekends 12pm – 10:30pm
FB: Jona Waffle Facebook
Enquiries: +66. 02 185 2472