The Living Room at the Sheraton Grande Sukhumvit Hotel has been regarded as the place to go for live jazz in Bangkok for some years now.
Many notable acts have graced the stage here, including Grammy winners, and this year has been no exception.
Words and photos by Paul Hutton, Bangkok Scene.
Cherryl Hayes proved popular when she appeared for three nights recently. Other featured acts included The Steve Cannon Band, Tim Hedges Piano Solo, The Randy Cannon Group, The Cannon Brothers and The Tim Hedges Jazz Trio.
The Living Room provides a sophisticated night of jazz in intimate surroundings every night of the week.
A sweeping bar replete with jazz memorabilia leads to a spacious, tastefully decorated lounge with comfortable sofa and armchair seating.
Lighting is subdued in time honoured jazz tradition so that you can sit back and let the mood dictate as you sample the f and b.
Besides offering a variety of nibbles to accompany your favourite tipple, The Living Roomprovides a very extensive menu, including items from the highly regarded Basil and Rossini’s restaurants,which sit right next door.
Enjoy dishes such as Tostada Con Champinones Al Ajillo, Grilled Asparagus with Cured Ham, Shaved Manchego and Egg Salsa, Grilled Chilli and Garlic Prawns with Sauce Romesco, Warm Tortilla Pocket filled with Chicken and Melted Cheese served with Tomato Salsa and Chilli Lime Cream, to name just a few.
The Living Room also provides a huge array of wines, cognacs, cocktails and whiskies.