Marimekko Thailand, under the Tanachira Group, has launched the world’s first “Marimekko Kafé” in Bangkok, captivating foodies, café enthusiasts, shoppers, and fans of the Finnish lifestyle brand. This momentous occasion celebrates the 8th anniversary of Marimekko Thailand, offering a unique opportunity to embrace the Marimekko lifestyle. Located on the 1st floor of The Emporium, Marimekko Kafé is a chic and inviting venue that goes beyond a typical café and restaurant experience.
A Fusion of Flavors and Design: The Signature Menu at Marimekko Kafé
At Marimekko Kafé, the focus is on “Comfort Food, Clean & True with Essential Ingredients,” guiding the selection of each item on the signature menu. Delight in the exquisite fusion of Thai-Finnish flavors, carefully crafted to offer exceptional taste and perfect nutritional balance. The presentation of dishes, drinks, and desserts on Marimekko’s Home Collection tableware adds a touch of style to every visit, elevating the dining experience.
A Space of Inspiration and Creativity
Led by concept designer Ploy Chariyaves, Marimekko Kafé collaborates with a talented team of Thai consultants who have shaped the unique concept and menu. The space itself exudes a captivating blend of minimalism and Nordic design, featuring Marimekko’s iconic Home Collection patterns on walls and furniture. This delightful atmosphere welcomes visitors to immerse themselves in the creativity and design that define Marimekko.
Praewpailyn Aimaksorn, Lifestyle Strategic Marketing Director at Tanachira Home Co., Ltd., expresses her excitement for the launch of Marimekko Kafé. Building on the success of the Marimekko Pop-Up Café in the Thai market last year, Marimekko Kafé aims to spread happiness and creativity. The authentic Finnish lifestyle space embodies the essence of Scandinavian style, capturing the Finnish way of life and the philosophy of “Bringing joy to everyday life.”
Marimekko Kafé serves as a space for idea exchange among city dwellers, welcoming creativity enthusiasts, art lovers, coffee aficionados, and anyone seeking a delightful dining spot. Visitors can enjoy a cozy yet playful atmosphere in the concept of “A Witty Girl’s Home Studio.” Additionally, a charming book corner awaits with small workshops and various activities. The space fosters inspiration, sharing experiences and lifestyles encompassing design, food, fashion, art, and home decoration.
An Exceptional Culinary Journey at Marimekko Kafé
The food and drink menu at Marimekko Kafé is meticulously crafted to deliver the ultimate Marimekko experience. Renowned food designers and consultants have contributed their expertise to create a selection that strikes a delightful balance between deliciousness and wholesome goodness. Food consultant Utchima Sriprachya-anan presents the concept of “Homemade & Heartmade with Balance,” offering mouthwatering delights such as Smoked Salmon Crepes and Thai-flavored pork meatball skewers. Dessert and drinks consultant Vasinee Ukkachartkul draws inspiration from Scandinavia, presenting exquisite creations like the Raspberry Lychee Rose Cake and the Berry Mascarpone Cream Cheese Tart. Coffee and roast consultant Asama Vichaidit weaves the story and culture of Marimekko into the coffee offerings, ensuring each cup is a unique experience.
Every menu item, from food to desserts and drinks, is served with a delightful blend of simplicity and beauty on exclusive Oiva ceramic tableware adorned with vibrant Marimekko prints. Attention to detail is key, creating a memorable and inspiring dining experience.
Marimekko Kafé invites Marimekko fans and enthusiasts to visit the world’s first Marimekko Kafé on the 1st floor of The Emporium. Open daily from 10 AM to 10 PM, the café promises an extraordinary journey into the world of Marimekko, where flavors, design, and creativity intertwine.