06 / 08 / 2014

The collective brainchild of Chef Ian Kittichai, music impresario Frederic Meyer and nightlife guru Justin Dunne, Namsaah is the culmination of their respective talents to create this bespoke bar and restaurant experience in the heart of Bangkok.  Housed in an early 20th century grand villa, the focus is on classic and whimsical cocktails as well as Asian gastro bar food and larger sharing dishes.


Operated : 2014 – Present


06 / 08 / 2014

Chef has again joined forces with Chef Peter Pitakwong, and Chanond Purananda  to create SMITH, which incorporates international nose-to-tail dining, farm-to-table practices, and sleek rustic style in a reclaimed 40-year-old warehouse in central Bangkok. The […]

06 / 08 / 2014

The Studio is the Issaya culinary education and demonstration centre located on the lower level of the Central Embassy complex in central Bangkok.  Issaya Cooking Studio is the innovative culmination of its parent restaurant – […]

05 / 08 / 2014

Spot Dessert Bar is a beloved treat for all on St. Mark’s Place and in Midtown in NYC. Chef has teamed with Chase Restaurant Group to infuse Asian flavors and sensibilities into American favourites. www.spotdessertbar.com […]

06 / 08 / 2014

Chef Ian Kittichai’s  and Chef “Paper” Arisara Chongphanitkul’s Issaya La Patisserie on the 5th floor of Central Embassy.  The Patisserie is the culmination of Chef Kittichai’s and Chef Paper’s work together at in the pastry […]