If you are in the area of Soi 8, possibly from Beach Road or Second Road, then why not venture in for a beer or two in the company of owner Ked and the girls at Planet Bar.
The bar opened at the turn of the century in the year 2000 and currently employs 20 staff, who welcome their customers with a friendly smile and love nothing better than seeing happy faces.
The bar has an open front with two large dark wood tables that go from the ground to chest level. There are stools here for customers to do some people watching or drink as they enjoy the fresh sea air in the breeze. The remainder of the seating is stools, placed along the perimeter of the building, offering seating for around 30 guests.
There is a red ambience as the lighting really sets the mood. Various international flags hang along the front of the premises, suggesting that everyone is welcome at Planet Bar. The finishing touch comes in the form of a large painting of Elephant Rock, which hangs to the left of the building.
The entertainment is provided by a central pool table and a large TV screen showing a mixture of sporting events and music videos. There is also free Wi-Fi for you to make use of.
The bar sits to the right and offers customers a selection of beers, spirits, wines, shots and soft drinks, all served cold of course.
Now this is where Planet Bar really is out of this world, for it never closes. Yes you can enjoy a drink here 24 hours per day. Plus they have a 12 hour happy period, which runs from 06:00 till 18:00, when drinks are reduced in price to attract late revellers.
The girls here love to see their customer enjoying themselves and being open 24 hours a day, they have ample opportunity to witness happy drinkers. Pay them a visit and check the bar out.