Welcome to

Checkinn99

An original Bangkok Cabaret Bar and restaurant dating back to early 1960 it is Bangkok's oldest continuously operating bar & nightclub. We are open everyday from 6pm until late except on Sundays when we open at 2pm for live jazz.

  • Welcome to Checkinn99

  • Our house band - Music of The Heart

  • Just one of the many birthday parties we have held

  • Detail from Cowboy by a local artist

  • Orders please

  • Mama Noi

  • The Band

  • The Blues Brothers evening


Nightly Live music, Sunday Jazz, Dancing, Dinner and Fun


WEDNESDAY 4TH MARCH IS MACHA BUCHA RELIGIOUS HOLIDAY - CHECKINN99 WILL BE CLOSED. OPEN AGAIN THURSDAY 5TH MARCH THURSDAY NIGHT WILL BE VERY BUSY WITH THE BRITISH CHAMBER OF COMMERCE HAVING THEIR PUB NIGHT AT CHECKINN99. We have Friday and Saturday acoustic sessions back again.. Friday - Phil and Chris Saturday Ted & Kevin. 6-8.20pm. For Sunday after Jazz and on weekdays our fantastic house band, Music Of The Heart, will entertain you from the commencement of the Happy our entertainment set 6.30 - 8.30pm and then for the nightly show 8.30-till 1.30am (or if busy for as long as there are customers). On Sundays we host a great afternoon of jazz 2.30-6pm and then Music of the Heart band will entertain you until we close 1.30am.

Whats on now

today Wednesday 04 March

18:30 - 01:30     Music of the Heart ..



tomorrow Thursday 05 March

18:30 - 01:30     Music of the Heart ...



and our next Special Event is on Thursday 12 March

18:00 - 21:00     A Memory, A Monologue, A Rant, and A Prayer


From the Bangkok Rising team that brought "The Vagina Monologues" to Bangkok in 2 SOLD-OUT shows in 2014 comes - 2 performances only of A Memory, A Monologue, A Rant, and A Prayer. Eve Ensler has continued in her same 'taboo'-breaking style to jolt the audience through an emotional rollercoaster discussing issues that are "still not spoken, not seen, not given weight or significance." from the very current issue of BDSM, to rape culture in Colleges/University campuses, to arranged marriage, single motherhood, fear, war and others. The Bangkok Rising team will take you on a wild ride! In 2 very special performances on March 12 and March13, We will be incorporating A LOT of new monologues, so if you've seen it in the past - this year it will be very different! We also have a diverse cast of women AND men that will be giving voices to these amazing stories. DOORS OPEN at 6PM. Come early and enjoy some food and drinks at Checkinn99. The evening will be followed by high energy entertainment from the fabulous house band Music of the Heart from 9pm until 1.30am Seating will be condensed and first come basis as was Vagina Monologues... be early to avoid disappointment. Hot snacks at 99Baht along with wine & cider (129B) and draft beer specials (199B 1 litre Heineken jugs)... all other drinks normal menu prices. We expect rapid sell out and not everyone who wants to will get in the door - so it is strongly recommend tickets are pre-booked using this website or by emailing lauren@bangkokrising.com Proceeds go to our selected charity to help women in our community.

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Live Music Schedule

We host excellent acoustic music nightly during our Happy hours from 6pm - 8:30pm every day which is followed by the International class Philippine House band "Music of the Heart" who give a great nightly Cabaret style performance from 8.30pm until 1.30am. Its is a night of covers golden oldies , modern hits, dance routines and fun. Here are our regular acts and dont forget to check our Special Events.

Music Of The Heart


Mondays


     18:30 - 01:30     Music of the Heart .......


Music


Tuesdays


     18:30 - 01:30     Music of the Heart .


Music


Wednesdays


     18:30 - 01:30     Music of the Heart ..


Music


Thursdays


     18:30 - 01:30     Music of the Heart ...


Music


Fridays


     06:00 - 08:30     Phil & Chris


     20:30 - 01:30     Music of the Heart ....


Phil


Music


Saturdays


     18:00 - 20:30     Ted & Kevin's Excellent Adventure


     20:30 - 01:30     Music of the Heart ....


Ted


Music


Sundays


     14:30 - 18:00     The William Wait Quartet


     18:30 - 01:30     Music of the Heart ......


The


Music

Special Events

We hold a wide variety of special events during the year that are always very popular and frequently sell out early so bookings are recommended and if you subscribe to our event mailer we will keep you up to date with any new events. View all of our planned Special Events here.


A Memory, A Monologue, A Rant, and A Prayer

from Thursday 12 March to Friday 13 March

** Book Tickets Now **


From the Bangkok Rising team that brought "The Vagina Monologues" to Bangkok in 2 SOLD-OUT shows in 2014 comes - 2 performances only of A Memory, A Monologue, A Rant, and A Prayer. Eve Ensler has continued in her same 'taboo'-breaking style to jolt the audience through an emotional rollercoaster discussing issues that are "still not spoken, not seen, not given weight or significance." from the very current issue of BDSM, to rape culture in Colleges/University campuses, to arranged marriage, single motherhood, fear, war and others. The Bangkok Rising team will take you on a wild ride! In 2 very special performances on March 12 and March13, We will be incorporating A LOT of new monologues, so if you've seen it in the past - this year it will be very different! We also have a diverse cast of women AND men that will be giving voices to these amazing stories. DOORS OPEN at 6PM. Come early and enjoy some food and drinks at Checkinn99. The evening will be followed by high energy entertainment from the fabulous house band Music of the Heart from 9pm until 1.30am Seating will be condensed and first come basis as was Vagina Monologues... be early to avoid disappointment. Hot snacks at 99Baht along with wine & cider (129B) and draft beer specials (199B 1 litre Heineken jugs)... all other drinks normal menu prices. We expect rapid sell out and not everyone who wants to will get in the door - so it is strongly recommend tickets are pre-booked using this website or by emailing lauren@bangkokrising.com Proceeds go to our selected charity to help women in our community.


A Memory, A Monologue, A Rant, and A Prayer


Starting at 18:00 and finishing about 21:00


and here are all of our upcoming Special Events


or take a look at some of the previous Special Events that we have held.

Book a Table

Book a table for dinner or just a few drinks with some friends. Please book on line reservations at least 24 hours in advance of your visit or alternatively call us on +66 (0) 81-735-7617

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About Us

Checkinn99

is an original Bangkok Cabaret Bar and restaurant dating back to early 1960. Originally named Copacobana we are Bangkok's oldest continuously operating bar & nightclub that pre-dates the Vietnam R&R period. Open nightly we offer non-pretentious, mid priced steakhouse, European and Thai menu choices cooked and served in a home-style manner. We also have hot bar snacks at 99 Baht a plate. We host excellent acoustic music nightly during our happy-hour between 6-8.30pm which is followed by the International class Philippine House band "Music of the Heart" who give a great nightly Cabaret style performance from 8.30pm until 1.30am. Its is a night of Covers golden oldies , modern hits, dance routines and fun.

The entrance to Checkinn99 on Sukhumvit Road, Bangkok


Checkinn99

also hosts Jazz on Sukhumvit; a jazz jam and open mike session in a relaxed lounge environment with some of Bangkok's best local and visiting musicians 2-6pm every Sunday afternoon.


We invite you to join us in a comfortable, no-hassle environment that is ideal for couples, singles or groups wishing to enjoy an evening of live music, dancing and fun. We are something of an oasis from the street action and night life in the surrounding area. Ideally suited for the mid 30's and above but for those of any age wanting to enjoy themselves - plan to stay for an evening.

Articles and News

Checkinn99 has a long and colourful history dating back to the early 1960s. Here are a few of the countless articles written about the bar and the people who have worked there (and some still do).

Marking Time in the City of Angles


Here is an abbreviated article by Andrew Nette (long time customer) who has joined the growing community of Crime and Fiction writers, artists, poets, literary critics and followers who have adopted and shared their experiences about Checkinn99. All of whom have done so much to popularize and induct our special little venue into the Bangkok Noir culture.

Read the full article here

Marking Time in the City of Angles



The Bangkok Post - Vagina Monologues


A complete sell out. Thank you ladies from Bangkok Rising for an incredible night of entertainment and performing the Vagina Monologues over two nights. Overall through the generosity of a record crowd for Checkinn99 (over 175!!) raised 80 000 Baht for the Charity In Search of Sanuk (90%) & V-Day Foundation (10%)

Read the full article here

The Bangkok Post - Vagina Monologues



Checkinn99 scores with night life lovers


Checkinn99 scores with night life lovers as published in the Bangkok Post 3 January 2014. Bangkok is famous for its nightlife and there is no shortage of options. But the nightlife haunt currently ranked No. 1 Night Bangkok Attraction by the influential TripAdvisor website might come as a surprise. Even more so in that it is even included in Trip Advisor's Top 20 Hidden Gems across their entire world wide-listings.

Read the full article here

Checkinn99 scores with night life lovers



and here are all of our Articles

Location

Checkinn99 is located on Sukhumvit Road between Sois 5 and 7 directly opposite the Landmark Hotel hidden away behind a small single door entrance. Our address is : 97 Sukhumvit Road, Bangkok.


You can telephone us during opening hours (We are open everyday from 6pm until late except on Sundays when we open at 2pm for live jazz. ) on +66 (0) 2-252-6706 or on our mobile number +66 (0) 81-735-7617


To get to us using the BTS head to the Nana BTS station on the Sukhumvit Line and walk down the stairs at exit number 1. At the bottom do a U-turn and walk along Sukhumvit road. Cross over Soi 7 and keep walking for a couple of minutes and the entrance to Checkinn99 can be found on your right.


If arriving by taxi ask the driver to drop you off at the beginning of Sukhumvit Road Soi 5. Walk along Sukhumvit Road in the same direction as the traffic and the doorway to Checkinn99 will be found about 30 meters along on the left.


Latitude 13.74148 and longitude 100.554394


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Let's Get in Touch

Our address is : Checkinn99, 97 Sukhumvit Road, Bangkok.


You can telephone us during opening hours (We are open everyday from 6pm until late except on Sundays when we open at 2pm for live jazz. ) on +66 (0) 2-252-6706 or on our mobile number +66 (0) 81-735-7617



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If you subscribe to our event mailer we will keep you up to date with news of our Special Events.



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