Originally called Izakaya Stadium and attracting mainly Japanese expats, it was initially launched in 2010 as an izakaya, or Japanese gastro-bar. Since its relaunch a year later with a buffet offer, however, it has lured plenty of Thai customers as the space expanded and business burgeoned.
You can still enjoy izakaya fare today as a la carte options. But why do that when a meal for two can cost up to 2,500 baht compared to 998 baht (499 baht per person) dining a la buffet?
Although it's an izakaya restaurant by name and intention, Tan Tan offers a surprisingly broad range of Japanese delicacies. Its 16-page a la carte menu, which also serves as the buffet line's catalogue, features more than 150 items encompassing sushi, shabu shabu, kushikatsu (deep-fried breaded meat on skewers), kushiyaki (grilled meat on skewers, an izakaya trademark), teppanyaki (meat cooked on a griddle) and nabe (hot pot) together with a selection of noodle and rice bowls. Although the buffet is enjoyed mainly from this all-you-can-order menu, the restaurant offers a self-service station with soups, salads and a handful of hot dishes to ensure that the customers' appetites are fulfilled at all times while waiting for their orders to arrive.
If you fancy a drink, paying an extra 149 baht per person for a free flow of Japanese cocktails and beers is a great idea. The fizzy apricot and green apple sake cocktails were refreshingly luscious.
- Open days
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
11:00 to 14:00 17:00 to 00:00
Input price range
499 - 499 Baht/Unit or 17 - 17 USD/Unit
- More info
Remark: Cost of meal per person
Arena 10 Soi Thonglor 10, Khlong Tan Nuea, Watthana, Bangkok 10110 Thailand
- Phone number
+66 (0) 2-392-898
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