Central Plaza Grand Rama 9 in Bangkok is an expansive shopping mall in Bangkok’s Ratchadapisek neighbourhood. The 12-storey plaza has around 300 shops, together with restaurants, cafés, a cinema, an ice skating rink, and several anchor tenants.
You can find just about anything here, from clothes, fashion accessories, beauty salons and day spas to electronic gadgets, music and books. An anchor tenant at Central Plaza Grand Rama 9 is the Robinson Department Store, which provides an additional 5 floors of similar offerings, along with a section dedicated to home décor and children’s toys.
Entering the shopping plaza from the MRT underground station, the basement level begins with the E Center (IT and mobile phone shops), B2S books and magazine section, Fashion Plus (ladies fashion and accessories by independent local brands) and Tops Supermarket. The ground floor has Uniqlo and MUJI, as well as sports brands such as Adidas, Billabong, and Body Glove.
There’s a good mix of affordable and high-end brands on the 1st, 2nd and 3rd floors, while lifestyle products – books, health and beauty, music, computers, gadgets and stationery – are located on the 4th and 5th floors.
The 6th and 7th levels of Central Plaza Grand Rama 9 are dedicated to food, with Japanese cuisine particularly popular among shoppers. Chabuton, Fuji, Hachiban, BBQ Plaza and Sukishi are some of the many chain restaurants you can find at this mall. Desserts options include Cold Stone Creamery and Swensens’.
Central Plaza Grand Rama 9 has an 11-screen SFX Cineplex, with digital and Sony 3D cinemas. You can also find an Olympic-sized ice skating rink at The Rink Ice Arena. Located at the intersection of Rama IX and Ratchadapisek Roads, Central Plaza Grand Rama 9 has direct access to the Rama IX MRT Station at basement level.