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Retrophilia Coffee & Bar

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72/17 Dechanuchit Road, Hua Hin 77110, Thailand
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
2 reviews
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Stumbled on this little place while walking through the night market! Fabulous little place with live music most nights! It's run by lovely people who only want to please! If you're looking for a place that sales tasty cocktails and beers, with live music here's the place to go and enjoy an evening that won't break any bank! Enjoy!

Thank mandpart53
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25 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2015

I was last in Hua Hin 3 years ago so naturally a lot changes in that time, Retro is one of those things. It is now sort of an American themed place solely on street level. It is a completely different business to the quirky, retro-furnished, people-watching balcony bar with friendly student bar staff that I reviewed on here nearly... More 

Thank EzzieLondon
London UK
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2015

WOW ! A complete revamp and improvement in the decor. Much more accommodating to sit and enjoy the live music, watching the people walk on by. I will be back again. Thanks for a great evening Ron.

Thank satintraveller
Devon, United Kingdom
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49 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 December 2014

Please bring back the old comfy chairs!!! The new tables and chairs are too clinical and uncomfortable

Thank Beejay50
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2014

While visiting a friend in Hua Hin, we visited the Retro Bar & Grill. Their Western menu included hamburgers, hot wings, and nachos. We had the Nachos Supreme and some hot wings. They had a beer special and pool was free. We liked it so much that we went back the next night. I most loved their continuous rock &... More 

Thank crawdad1
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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663 reviews
267 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 241 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 December 2013

When you're at the Dawn Market, sometimes you just need to take a break from the crowd. We notice this retro bar which has an upstairs balcony over the street, and originally popped in for a beer. Once we noticed the menu though, we ended up going for milkshakes and they were delicious (if a little small). The decor of... More 

Thank AlnAbroad
Vienna, Austria
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2013 via mobile

Nice retro bar, to get away from the shopping crowd. Get a 10% discount when u check in on facebook. All night mojito and margarita special (100bht)

2 Thank Tiroljet
Hua Hin, Thailand
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 April 2013

Good music, great atmosphere, good drinks & food, and friendly staff. You must try Mango Daquiri and Mojito! Really delicious!

Thank marlov86
Chiang Mai, Thailand
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 December 2012

Nice bar, prices on cocktails and beers are not bad for the area. Sit upstairs to watch the people streaming past in the night market every night. Sometime host little events like photo exhibitions, which can provide a bit more to do in an evening.

Thank Wotchit
Norwich, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 182 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2012

Tucked away behind the Night Market stalls, this unusual Cocktail bar/Café offers a carefree retreat from the bustle: The place has an easy charm, housing a scattering of junk shop chairs and sofas. 70's wallpaper and American memorabilia complete the retro feel. It's definitely more shabby than chic; anything from Ella Fitzgerald, through to glam rock, fills the air (... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
American, Thai
After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 72/17 Dechanuchit Road, Hua Hin 77110, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Prachuap Khiri Khan Province  >  Hua Hin
Retrophilia Coffeehouse & Bar is one of the most attractive bars in Hua Hin. As the meaning of its name, we love retro things of the past. Retrophilia is very uniquely decorated in retro style with 70’s wallpaper, furniture, gadgets and antiques. Our great music selection includes great oldies from the 40’s - 70’s including Louis Armstrong, Ella Fitzgerald, Mary Wells, Stevie Wonder, Cliff Richard, Everly Brothers, Elvis Presley, The Beatles. We also play jazz, blues, soul, and rock & roll music.Retrophilia is located at the Hua Hin Night Market. Situated in "the old white house" we offer 2 floors;Downstairs, we have an air-con area as well as a little retro & vintage clothes shop for teenagers.Our second floor is an open air area where you can relax and enjoy the view of Hua Hin Night Market while sipping your favorite drinks.To complement our drink menu we offer a big selection of cocktails as well as great Thai food. Coffee lovers don´t be alarmed - we have a great selection of different coffees.Lastly, if you are interested in any furniture, gadgets, and antiques, most of them are for sale!

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