Seven-Foot Ball Drop atop World’s Highest Alfresco Restaurant Puts Bangkok on World Map of New Year’s Celebrations
On the 31st of December, The Bangkok Ball Drop at lebua will once again put Thailand’s capital on the world map of New Year’s Eve celebrations as the 7-foot Bangkok Ball drops 49 feet from above Sirocco, the world’s highest alfresco restaurant. Able to be seen for more than a mile across the city, the ball will be 872 feet in the air, making it the most visible icon in Bangkok. For the second consecutive year, the descent of the Bangkok Ball will be the city’s first and most memorable sight of 2015 followed by an eye popping fireworks display.
In addition to enjoying the best view of Bangkok’s latest New Year’s Eve phenomenon, the guests at lebua’s four altitude-defying restaurants and bars – Sirocco, Mezzaluna, Breeze and Distil – will be treated to redefined celebratory cuisine and a welcome reception of complimentary champagne with the visionary CEO of lebua Hotels & Resorts, Deepak Ohri.
Each of the restaurants and bars at Tower Club at lebua has announced its exclusive one-night-only New Year’s Eve menus. Chef Gonzalo Ruiz at Sirocco, lebua’s Mediterranean fine dining venue and the world's highest alfresco restaurant 63 stories up, and Chef Sam Pang at Breeze, the “new face of Asian dining,” will offer eight course menus. At Mezzaluna, renowned German twin chefs Thomas and Mathias Sühring will serve a special nine-course European set menu to the soothing strains of the classical quartet. lebua’s chic tribute to innovation and style, Distil presents an alternative venue for the celebrations. The bar, which has become known for elevating culinary mixology to a whole new level with new flavors, textures and visuals, will be offering an exceptional eight-course set menu with the same legendary skyline views plus a special guest DJ for the evening.
With its incomparable vantage points, record-breaking Ball Drop, and exceptional menus, New Year's Eve at Tower Club at lebua is not to be missed. The cost of dinner at Sirocco is THB 21,999 (approximately $676 USD); THB 23,999 (approximately $738 USD) at Breeze; THB 25,999 (approximately $800 USD) at Mezzaluna; and THB 17,999 (approximately $553 USD) at Distil. Prices are per person and do not include tax and gratuity.