Silom Soi 4, Best Gay Street
Bangkok Silom Soi 4 is set up with bars down both sides, tables outside facing into the street. This setup gives every table a clear view of people walking on the street, and of the people sitting outside the bar opposite. With numerous bar, Silom Soi 4 is ideal for bar hopping. The most popular bars on the Silom Soi 4 are Stranger Bar, Balcony Bar and Telephone Bar.
Music: Each bar within Silom Soi 4 plays its own music but most blast out mainstream international pop.
Crowd: The crowd on Silom Soi 4 is a real mix. You will find local Thais drinking after work, a few expats, many tourists, both young and old plus a number of money boys and predatorial old men.
Drinks: Again, each bar on Silom Soi 4 is different but as a street its good value, entry is free to the bars. For example at Telephone bar, a beer costs 60 Baht per glass and at The Balcony Bar, a beer is 69 Baht per glass #happyhour.
Dress: There is no dress code on the gay street, just remember you will be judged as you walk down the street. However, some bars and dance clubs in Silom Soi 2 prefer proper shoes to allow you inside.