Thai classical dance performance at Salathip Restaurant, Hotel, Shangri La, Bangkok,Thailand, Asia. Salathip is located off New Road on Soi Wat Suan Phlu and is within the Shangri-La Hotel, Bangkok. Serving traditional and classic dishes by the flowing waters of the Chao Phraya River, the "river of kings".  The traditional Thai performances hosted at the restaurant (7-10 pm throughout the week) will certainly keep you glued to the centre stage. And if you are lucky, they may even enact a story which is closely linked to Hindu culture! Don’t be surprised if they enact the Ramayana in front of your very eyes! Guests can relax indoors, or opt for al fresco dining by the river, which can get refreshing owing to a gentle, breezy atmosphere during the evening. The only drawback is the numerous mosquitoes, but who can blame them for wanting to enjoy the picturesque setting too?  Though there are mosquito coils placed under the table, the restaurant, in any case, amply makes up for any such nuisances.Imagine a traditional Thai meal in a posh environment alongside a romantic river. Beautiful, isn’t it? Creating a scene straight from a quixotic movie, Salathip has a perfect setting with live dance performances, so its appeals and impresses on all levels.