The next meeting of Pattaya City Expats
Club (PCEC) will be on Sunday, July 8. The Club meets every Sunday morning
at Henry J. Bean’s Restaurant on the north end of Beach Road in the grounds
of the Amari Orchid Resort. The program starts as usual at 10:30 a.m. with a
buffet breakfast available from 9:30 to 11 a.m. - everyone is warmly welcome.
Each week a guest speaker will provide an informal but interesting talk on a
wide range of topics. This will be followed by the lively Open Forum and
update on happenings in and around Pattaya. A full report appears each week in
Pattaya Mail. For more information about the Sunday meeting and the
numerous other weekday activities of the PCEC, see the Club’s website at
www.pattayacity expatsclub.com and learn more about the many and varied
activities to which everyone is welcome.
Chess Club players meet every day at
"Margarita Madness" by Soi 10, Jomtien Beach Road, directly across
from the Sea Breeze Hotel. Everyone welcome. Call 087 008 9951 for details.
The Dutch Expat Club meets the last Thursday of
every month at Chateau Dale on Thappraya Road at 6pm. For full details please
check out the website at www.neder landseverenigingpattaya.org or email
albertmartin26@ yahoo.com. New members are always welcome.
Alcoholics Anonymous meetings in Pattaya: The
Pattaya Group meets Monday & Thursday at noon; Monday, Tuesday &
Friday at 5pm and Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday & Sunday at 7:30pm at the
Satree Pattana Center, Soi Skaw Beach (2nd Rd): Contact Jim on 087 927 0437.
The Good Morning Pattaya Group meets every morning 9am at the Highlander Guest
House, Soi Skaw Beach: Contact Mike 081 741 3166. The Jomtien Group meets
everyday at noon at Jomtien Long Stay Hotel: Contact: Jerry 086 141 7748.
Anyone interested in the Pattaya Ex Servicemen’s Club
or who wishes to join, please call in to Tropical Bert’s, 2nd road Opp
Bangkok Bank next to Soi 6/1 or phone Bert on 089 8072335.
The Charity Club of Pattaya meets most Sundays at
the Queen Victoria Inn Soi 6. Contact Malcolm on 09 7441040 or Christina on
095 454 185; firstname.lastname@example.org
Come enjoy Casa Pascal Restaurant’s
gourmet set menu: Entrees: salmon tatar roll and tuna tatar roll, chives sour
cream and mango salsa, cream soup of wild mushrooms, pan fried goose liver on
potato blinis and shallot confit, orange champagne sherbet; Main Course: trout
filet and lobster pudding in sauvignon butter sauce or roasted duck breast on
leek tart and sour cherry sauce; Dessert: rhubarb parfait with caramelized
walnuts and potted red wine plums or selection of premium French cheese. Food
only 1,450 baht net, menu with unlimited beverages 2,900 baht net. For
reservation (038) 723 660, fax (038) 723 659, email: info@restaurant-pattya.
com or for more information: www.restaurant-pattaya. com. Open Daily
11:00~23:00 / Sunday Brunch Buffet: Every Sunday 10:00~15:00.
Amor Restaurant, a Pattaya landmark
for 13 years, is offering a very special Early Bird Summer Promotion. From
June 1 to September 30, 2007, a 20% discount on all food and drinks (except
wines) will be offered from 5pm to 7pm daily (cannot be combined with other
discounts or promotions - for dine-in only). The Mango Mania menu is still
available with a great selection of savory mango dishes, as well as, mango
drinks and desserts. For the health conscious and those on special diets Amor
also offers sugar free desserts, currently available, sugar free fruit pie, as
well as sugar free vanilla ice cream and forest berries sorbet. The menu also
lists many low cholesterol dishes. Richard, the owner, is available to assist
diners in selecting or adapting dishes to suite many special dietary
requirements. Amor’s full menu is available on their web site at
www.amorrestaurant.com, Tel: 038-710-680 (Open 5pm to midnight).
Fine dining at the Dusit Resort, Pattaya:
True Italian connoisseurs will have a feast for the senses with The Bay Il
Ristorante Italiano’s Wednesday Italian Night. Dusit Resort, Pattaya’s
award-winning restaurant unveils a new selection of buffet dishes
including assorted antipasti, salads, hot specialties and traditional items
such as pizza, pasta and famous desserts - altogether so memorably Italian:
Wednesday night, 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm, 676++ baht per person and half price for
children 5-12. The Bay Il Ristorante Italiano has been listed in Thailand
Tatler’s "Thailand’s Best Restaurants 2007", a famous dining
guide where the best restaurants in the kingdom are chosen by the magazine’s
discerning readers. This is the second time The Bay was included in the list
and recognized for its high-end Italian cuisine and the spectacular view of
Pattaya Bay. Open every day from 11:00 am to 10:00 pm. For reservations,
please call 0 3842 5611-7 ext. 2270.
Poseidon Restaurant in Jomtien
Complex now serves the best breakfast deal in town! Every day from 8am till
11pm: along with our brunch set menu at 250 baht, we also serve American
breakfasts at 180 baht featuring choice of juice, seasonal fruits plate,
croissant & toast, butter, jam and honey, cereals and yogurt,
choice of 2 eggs, bacon, ham or sausage, pot of freshly brewed coffee, pot of
fresh milk. There are much more breakfast items which can be served
individually, as well Thai dishes. Poseidon Restaurant, Jomtien Complex, 038
303 300, www.restaurant-pattaya.com
Jameson’s Irish Pub has introduced
a new Wednesday three-course ‘Quick Service’ special for 185 baht: Home
made soup, mixed salad, or mussels ‘vinai’ (cooked in their shells with
butter, garlic & herbs). Steak and mushroom pie (cooked in a beer sauce)
with crisp french-fries followed by dessert - a choice of two items, depending
upon the chef’s mood! This new three-course Wednesday special is served from
12 noon till 11pm. Other daily specials include on Monday: Fillet steak
special 175 baht; Tuesday: Breast of poached chicken with white wine sauce 175
baht; Thursdays is kebab special night 175 baht; Friday is fish and chips 165
baht. All the specials are served with starter & dessert (except on
Thursday). Start from 12.00 noon until 11.00 p.m. As always Jameson’s serves
it’s all day and night carvery at the weekends, as much as you can eat for
350 baht. Cider on draft is back as well as bottled Newcastle Brown Ale.
Jameson’s Irish Pub, 80/164 Soi Sukrudee (Soi AR), Pattaya, Tel.
038-361-873-4, email email@example.com
Enjoy "The Chocolate Room" at
the Pattaya Marriott Resort & Spa. Beni’s Brunch on Sundays is
proud to introduce the Brunch Chocolate Room as part of the long and lazy
Sunday Brunch at Benihana. Beni’s brunch on Sundays features simply the best
of show cooking, abundant cuisine, selections that capture simplicity, purity
and freshness of regional foods, plus smooth live jazz from our resident band.
Selected beverages plus half a bottle of wine per person are included in our
brunch package. Price: 1,100++ baht includes selected beverages. Every Sunday
from 11.00 - 14.00 hrs. Location: Royal Garden Plaza, 2nd Floor. For more
information and reservations, call 038 412 120 ext. 1395.
Café New Orleans, a culinary
landmark for over 9 years on eclectic Pattayaland Soi 2, has expanded its
Fiesta Filipina menu and added an Additional Special Menu including
imported black Angus tenderloin steak, succulent lamb tenderloin, scallops,
assorted dinner crepes and chocolate soufflé for dessert. You can order
anything from its famous rack of baby back ribs and imported steaks to special
gourmet entrées, side dishes and deserts. Chefs coming from some of the top
restaurants in Manila prepare delicious Filipino dishes to suit all tastes.
For more information or to make a reservation call 038 710 805, fax 038 710
The World of Sport Restaurant in
Naklua serves delicious English, European, Mexican and Thai food: 200 menu
items to choose from in Pattaya’s theatre of sports - with 3 huge projection
screens. Located on Naklua Road (opposite Woodlands Resort), 2mins from
Dolphin roundabout. Tel. 038 416 670-1 (open 24hrs).
The Queen Victoria Inn’s Sundays just get better
and better! Not only can you tuck into the Sunday Carvery, 3 courses for 320
baht, but you can also be entertained by The Copy Cats band live from 1 p.m. -
6 p.m. Come and have a great Sunday at the Queen Victoria Inn Soi 6, tel. 038
Shenanigans Irish Pub nightly specials: 12 noon - 11
p.m. Monday Spaghetti Night (160 baht); Tuesday Chop Night (150 baht);
Wednesday Steak Night (195 baht); Thursday Curry Night 6 p.m. - 11 p.m. (250
baht); Friday Schnitzel Night (195 baht) 12 noon - 11 p.m.; Saturday Carvery
(395 baht) 6 p.m. - 11 p.m.; Sunday Carvery (395 baht) 12 noon - 11 p.m.: The
famous Shenanigans Carvery, a choice of 6 different joints, 9 vegetables &
potatoes, prawn salad & home made soup, as much as you can eat.
Shenanigans the Irish Pub 218/2-4 Moo 10, Royal Garden Resort, Pattaya 2nd
Road: Email: firstname.lastname@example.org .co.th, Phone: 038 710 641, www.shenanigans-pattaya.com
For great tasting Thai food pop along to the Salt and
Pepper Restaurant next door to the Flamingo Hotel behind Tuk-Com City on
South Pattaya Road (opens Mondays to Saturday from 9 a.m. till 10 p.m.). You
will see a new exhibition by Pattaya Mail’s cartoonist M.J.B. which
you can buy (every baht goes to the Pattaya Orphanage), plus each person who
eats a meal and tells the management they have read about this restaurant in
the Pattaya Mail can pick up one cheeky cartoon postcard FREE of
Theme buffet evenings at the Montien
Hotel, Pattaya: Tuesdays - Verandah Coffee Shop, Reef & Beef
international BBQ buffet dinner, 6 p.m. - 10 p.m., adults 695++ baht /
children 375++ baht. Wednesdays - La Mer Restaurant, Mediterranean buffet
dinner 6.30 p.m. - 10 p.m., adults 595++ baht / children 325++ baht. Friday -
Verandah Coffee Shop, BBQ & seafood buffet dinner 6 p.m. - 10 p.m., adults
695++ baht / children 375++ baht. Saturday - Verandah Coffee Shop,
international buffet dinner 6 p.m. - 10 p.m., adults 595++ baht / children
325++ baht. Bring your family and friends. Sit back, relax and enjoy. For
reservations please call 038-428155 ext 1620, 1621, e-mail Pattaya@montien.com
Sunday at Tropical Bert’s - ‘Horses for courses’
is how the saying goes and you get 3 of them along with 3 choices! Home made
soup, your choice of beef, pork or ham along with all the bits and pieces,
home made desert, all for only 250 baht. During the week there is bubble and
squeak with roast beef on Monday, your choice of meat pie on Tues, midweek
roast on Wed, home baked ham on Thurs, cod and chips Fri and an all round
favourite on Sat, Bert’s cottage pie, all at great prices. Tropical Bert’s,
2nd Rd., Soi Yodsak/1, Opp Bangkok Bank, tel. 09 8072335.
Eat to the Beat at Starz Diner, Hard Rock Hotel Pattaya
continues to satisfy choosy diners with the freshest seafood cooked to your
liking, international specialities, Hard Rock Hotel Pattaya’s award-winning
dishes with free-flow of wines, beer and soft drinks. A whole spit-roasted pig
is available every Saturday in addition to the wide selection of sumptuous
dishes on the buffet. Eat to the Beat is available Sunday to Friday from 6:30
to 9 p.m. at 620++ baht per person and on Saturdays from 6:30 - 9:30 p.m. at
720++ baht per person.
The Kilkenny Irish Pub and Restaurant is situated in
the heart of Pattaya’s vibrant nightlife on Walking Street. Kilkenny’s new
menu features weekend roasts and new daily specials such as Monday curry
night. Kilkenny’s home made meat pies are proving very popular at just 79
baht as is Kilkenny’s pub breakfast, only 99 baht before 2 p.m. Kilkenny’s
Ocean View terrace is ideal for private functions or for a quiet drink and
meal. Home to Pattaya’s longest happy hours, Kilkenny’s has great cheap
drink specials every day. For locals, even better savings are available by
applying for Kilkenny’s privilege card. Contact via www.
No. 43, Italian Bistro, Kanary Bay Rayong presents a
Special International Lunch Buffet every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and
Sunday from 11.30 - 14.00: Only baht 220++ per person, children 50% discount
& a Special Italian Buffet Dinner every Wednesday from 18.00 - 22.00: Only
baht 370++ per person, children 50% discount. For info & reservations
please call 038-804 844
Aisawan Resort & Spa, Pattaya presents a
"Wine Buffet" promotion. Enjoy a selection of 3 white wines and 3
red wines from South Africa. Come and enjoy every day from 7-10 p.m. Drink a
limitless amount for only 800 ++ baht per person including cheese plate. This
promotion is available now at Bay Leaf Restaurant, Aisawan Resort & Spa.
Tel. 038 411 940-8.
Salsa Amante Dance
Studio holds a dance workshop from 8 till 9 pm every Friday followed by
free dancing in the studio from 9 pm till 1 am. Every Sunday is "salsa
matinee" featuring free dancing to South American music from 4 am till 10
am. For information about dance events check www.salsaamante.com or call
038-73 69 82: Salsa Amante Dance Studio, 268/5 Soi Photisarn, Naklua, Pattaya
Oliver Twist Ladies Night: Louise
(O.T.’s expat manageress) offers the fairer sex a haven from Pattaya’s
sports lounges and go-go bars! Every Wednesday is Ladies Night, complete with
special cocktail promotions. Meet with friends and colleagues in a relaxed,
friendly atmosphere: Oliver Twists Old English Pub, Central Road (opp. Nova
Lodge Hotel). For further information please contact Oliver Twist Bar on 038
429 262 or Louise on 086 909 9202.
is hosting a PGF Charity Dinner on Sunday, July 15. The price of 1,900
baht includes a 3-course meal, complimentary cocktail on arrival and special
prices on drinks and wine throughout the evening and cool jazz music provided
by Monica & Thanna. 500 baht and a percentage of the bar takings will be
donated to a PGF charity. The dinner starts at 8:30pm with cocktails in the
lounge served from 7:15pm. For tickets and reservations call Manhattans 038
259 790 or Ambience Hotel 038 424 099.
A self-defense Krav Maga workshop is being held in
Pattaya on Saturday 14 July & Sunday 15 July from 12noon - 4pm. Learn
self-defense techniques developed by the Israeli Special Forces and now used
by the FBI, CIA, and many military & police forces worldwide. Carl Halley
from Australia is one of the world’s leading Krav Maga experts and will be
appearing at this workshop. Booking essential. Contact Gerry for information
email: email@example.com, www.kravmagathailand.com, SMS or call 085 288
3709 leave voicemail.
Art Exhibitions at Gallery Opium: Featured artists
both international and from Thailand are on display at Gallery Opium, 315/26
Thepprasit Road, Pattaya - contact Alan Kirkland-Roath, Gallery Director on
038 303 040 (Gallery), 0850 847 947 (English) and at the Sheraton Pattaya, 437
Pratamnak Road, Tel. 038 259 888 Pathira Nakngam Riley, marketing
Door 2 Door
July double promotion: receive 10% discount from the Paradise Restaurant,
215/62-63, Second Road & also another 10% discount from the Continental
Restaurant, 315/158, Thappraya Road. To receive your free Door 2 Door Menu
(2007 Edition) just simply call 038 720 222 & one of their friendly
drivers will deliver a free copy to you or visit them on www.door2doorpattaya.com
Hard Rock Cafe Pattaya Party Pack -
Fab Four! - Choose four dishes from Hard Rock’s six-pack offering. Party
pack includes 1 jug of Singha beer and 1 jug of soft drink plus 1 classic Hard
Rock Cafe Pattaya tee shirt and a complimentary photo at only THB 1,600 net.
For more information & reservations please call 038 426 635.
The Moon River Pub continues their
draft beer promotion. For every liter of draft beer ordered, receive one stamp
in your "Beer Card". Collect nine stamps and get one liter of beer
free. Moon River Pub is located in front of the Thai Garden Resort, North
The Kilkenny privilege card has
arrived for the local punter. The cardholder will be entitled to Guinness
& Kilkenny Pints 165b & local bottled beer 79b all day every day. Sign
up by emailing Stewart at Kilkenny’s website www.kilkennypub pattaya.com or
drop into Kilkenny’s on Walking Street.