Balzac Cafe: A French oasis in the heart of Chaoren Krung

Balzac Cafe and French Library just opened a few months ago. and this charming place, located amid art galleries and emerald vendors on Chaoren Krung 43, offers a unique blend of coffee, literature, and art in a cozy setting.

You will find many French classic books and literature and original vintage movie posters from everywhere. Currently, there’s an impressive exhibition of Tintin cartoons on the first floor with original and rare editions. Lose yourself with nostalgia in a carefully curated selection of original vinyl records, books, and unique treasures from France. Balzac Cafe allows you to take home a piece of France, making it more than just a café but a boutique for Francophile enthusiasts.

Zac, the dedicated owner, is present daily, ensuring your experience is exceptional by personally guiding you through his enchanting space.

If you find yourself in the Chaoren Krung district or are exploring the nearby French embassy and central post office, Balzac Cafe is a must-visit destination. Its convenient location and warm ambiance make it an ideal spot to meet with friends, read a book, or simply enjoy a cup of coffee. Whether you’re a coffee connoisseur, a bookworm, or an art lover, this café will seduce you, making it a hidden gem worth discovering in Chaoren Krung.

Location on Google Maps

Phone: +66 816964798

Address: 43, 357 Charoen Krung Road, Si Phraya, Bang Rak, Bangkok 10500

Opening Hours:

Monday Closed

Tuesday 2 – 6 pm

Wednesday – Sunday 10 am – 6 pm