Cute, cuddly and absolutely fluffy! These are some of the friends you’ll get to make at these animal cafes all over Bangkok. We’ve picked these top five cafes because of their ambience, interactivity, and most importantly of all – how they treat their animals. It’s fairly easy to tell, just by seeing the cheeky playfulness and energy of all the furry friends they have there.
TrueLove at Neverland
Money cannot buy you happiness, but it can get you to a big, fluffy family of huskies in Bangkok! Home to over 20 huskies, the sensational TrueLove café has a spacious outdoor area where you get to play with an army of furballs at allocated timings. Swoon and selfie away! Many visitors have commented on how happy the huskies look, which is heartening, knowing that these beautiful creatures appear well taken care off.
Admission to the café will set you back 350 baht, which is inclusive of a slice of cake, a drink, and a barking good time with a bunch of friendly fur friends. Only 2 sessions a day!
153 Soi Ari Samphan 2, Samsen Nai, Phaya Thai, Bangkok 10400
Tue to Thu, 12.30pm – 4.30pm (Closed on Mondays)
Fri to Sun, 12.30pm – 7pm
TrueLove at Neverland – Facebook
When the usual feline and canine-themed cafes start to feel too mainstream, keep calm and… raccoon. Forget zoos and enclosures, Pooltime Café lets you to get up close and personal with three rescued raccoons: Bob, Apo and Yee Pun. Imagine grabbing a selfie with these fluffy critters on social media! Even though these playful raccoons are probably secretly plotting to rob you blind coin by coin and accessory by accessory, their lively company and adorable appearance more than makes up for their mischief.
The raccoons are not the only reason for visiting. Pooltime Café is decked in Insta-worthy décor with an equally photogenic menu – think white-tiled floors, marble-topped tables, metal-framed beach chairs, bubblegum pink milkshakes and juicy burgers with blue buns.
582 Soi Sukhumvit 53 (between Soi Ekkamai 26-28), Tai Ping Tower, Bangkok 10110
Tue-Sun, 10:30am to 7pm (Closed on Mondays)
Little Zoo Café
Enjoy a sumptuous meal in the company of unparalleled cuteness at Little Zoo Café, home to several exotic animals such as fennec foxes, meerkats, and parakeets, among a variety of friendly pups and chinchillas. If you’re lucky, you may even get to hold and interact with the foxes!
There is no cover charge here. All you have to do to acquaint yourself with their lovely animals is to purchase some food and drinks. Better still, you won’t have too much trouble getting here with its accessible location at Siam Square.
420 Siam Square 11 Alley, Bangkok, 10330
Daily, 11am to 8pm
While many pet cafés impose a minimum age requirement as a to safety precaution, Sheep Village is a child and family-friendly restaurant with an old-fashioned Western village farm theme. Yes, it comes complete with a Dutch-inspired windmill. Exotic animals are swapped for gentle sheep and adorable waddling ducks on the mini farm. Score yourself an alfresco seating to feast your eyes on the scenic view of the Chao Phraya River while the sun sets!
The River South Tower, Khwaeng Somdet Chao Phraya, Bangkok 10700
Daily, 4pm to 2am
Sheep Village – Facebook