The Smokin Pug Bangkok relocation

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#1 The Smokin Pug Bangkok relocation

Postby Trongpai » Sun Jun 18, 2017 11:43 pm

I thought there was a topic for the Smokin Pug but comments on the Pug were incorporated into the Smoking Joe's topic so I started a new thread.

The owner told me tonight that they are going to relocate. The new location will be on Thanon Sarasin. That's on the back side of Lumphini Park and intersects Thanon Witthayu and Ratchadamri. I don't know exactly where on that block. He said he will have a parking lot.

The move is not yet finalized and they don't have a move date. When they do it will be posted on face book and on their web site.

https://www.facebook.com/smokinpug/
https://www.smokinpugbbq.com/

The reason for the relocation is to get more space and more tables. He says they turn a lot of people away due to lack of seats and can't accommodate all the reservations requests. I have certainly noticed that this restaurant is busy. It's been on the number one spot (#1 of 238 Results) for the category 'American Restaurants' on Trip Advisor for quite some time. I am a regular patron.

https://www.tripadvisor.com/Restaurants-g293916-c2-Bangkok.html

Since I am not sure exactly where on Sarasin this is going to be located I'm not sure how to advise how to get there via public transportation. You can take a motorbike taxi from Lumpini MRT station and I would guess it would be around 20B. They go to the American Embassy for 20B, about the same distance. Perhaps it might be easier to take BTS to Ratchadamri and walk or take a motorbike from there.

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#2 Re: The Smokin Pug Bangkok relocation

Postby Gaybutton » Mon Jun 19, 2017 5:19 am

Trongpai wrote:I am not sure exactly where on Sarasin this is going to be located

Once you do know, please post the GPS coordinates. Maybe next time you're there, they can give you the GPS coordinates or an address. With an address it can easily be located on Google Maps.

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#3 Re: The Smokin Pug Bangkok relocation

Postby Pattayamale » Wed Aug 09, 2017 12:40 pm

I do not know if The Smokin Pug has been relocated yet, but fortunately for me it was still next to Tawana Hotel when I was in Bangkok as it was walking distance from where I was staying. Their food is very good BBQ. We were seated at a table for 2 by the bar and did see 3 groups of people turned away. One of the three groups had 6 people and the other 2 groups had 4 each. It is easy to see that they need a larger place as I was there on a Thursday.
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#4 Re: The Smokin Pug Bangkok relocation

Postby Trongpai » Mon Aug 14, 2017 10:45 pm

The move is set for November I was told.


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