Asiatique The Riverfront Destination Welcome AWC's Exquisite 'Asiatique Ancient Tea House'
Asset World Corp Plc (AWC) unveils the exquisite 'Asiatique Ancient Tea House', transforming a century-old building into world-class dim sum experience along the Chao Phraya River
In a captivating blend of history and culinary excellence, Asset World Corp Plc (AWC), Thailand’s leading integrated lifestyle real estate group, has introduced the 'Asiatique Ancient Tea House, offering a world-class dining experience that pays homage to the historical ties between the Kingdom of Siam and international countries at the location that once a prime trading spot.
Nestled along the Chao Phraya River, this century-old wooden traditional tea house transforms into a Dim Sum haven. Dubbed 'A House,' this Dim Sum restaurant embodies the essence of 'All Day Everyday Happiness' which is a collaboration with the acclaimed Pagoda Chinese restaurant at Bangkok Marriott Marquis Queen's Park, 'Asiatique Ancient Tea House' presents a distinctive menu featuring premium Chinese Dim Sum, Yum Cha, High Tea, and culturally inspired cocktails.
The grand opening marks AWC's commitment to position Thailand as a global culinary and cultural destination. Mrs. Wallapa Traisorat, CEO and President of AWC, emphasized the significance of this venture in enhancing the unique riverfront experience along the Chao Phraya River. The century-old tea house, now a premier Dim Sum restaurant, seamlessly weaves sustainability, community value, and historical significance into a harmonious tapestry.
Mrs. Wallapa explained, "Asiatique Ancient Tea House blends the serenity of ancient tea culture with the vibrancy of the riverside's contemporary lifestyle. This unique culinary offering invites visitors into a realm where history, traditional culture, and modernity converge, establishing Asiatique The Riverfront Destination as the ultimate lifestyle tourism landmark along the Chao Phraya River."
The culinary experience at 'Asiatique Ancient Tea House' extends beyond historical roots, emphasizing sustainability by sourcing healthy ingredients and local products. The ALL-DAY menu features signature delights such as Prawn Har Gao, Crispy Pastry with Shrimp and Prosciutto Ham, Pan Fried Sesame Foie Gras, and Braised Whole South African Abalone with E-fu Noodles. The tea selection comprises premium varieties from regions with historical trading connections, offering a diverse and immersive experience.
For those with a sweet tooth, Pumpkin Cream and Gingko Nuts provide a perfect conclusion to the culinary journey. As night falls, the beverage menu introduces playful mocktails, a curated selection of whiskies, and tea-infused gin cocktails. Three signature cocktails inspired by green, white, and black Chinese tea varieties offer a sophisticated end to the day against the breathtaking river view.
'Asiatique Ancient Tea House' transcends being a mere venue; it serves as a living manifestation of tradition and craftsmanship, a testament to connections beyond boundaries. Each room within the tea house acts as a living museum for tea lovers, portraying the journey and art of tea through three stories: "Hint of Heaven," a glasshouse surrounded by greenery; "1890’s Blend Gallery," showcasing a fine selection of teas; and "The Blooming," representing the flourishing era of tea culture.
The colonial characteristics of the original historic building are preserved and accentuated, with elements like the Horseshoe Arch and decorative wallpaper inspired by famous Porcelain Patterns. The primary colors of black, red, and gold symbolize the allure of history and the classical essence of ancient tea.
Situated near 'The Crystal Grill House' and 'Srimahannop,' within Asiatique The Riverfront Destination, 'Asiatique Ancient Tea House' complements other culinary offerings, elevating Thailand's culinary prestige. AWC envisions a unique sustainable value that inspires travelers worldwide, especially at this special location along the Chao Phraya River, where tourism, hospitality, and travel seamlessly converge. Mrs. Wallapa concluded, "Asiatique Ancient Tea House goes beyond being a culinary destination; it enriches the river journey experience, connecting people to the history, culture, and allure of Thailand's Chao Phraya River."
Asiatique Ancient Tea House is open daily from noon to midnight (12.00 AM – 12.00 PM). For more information and reservation, please contact:
Telephone Number: +66 (0) 2 059 5999