|CHEAP CHARLIE'S BAR SUKHUMVIT SOI 11 BANGKOK|
|Cheap Charlie's was first established by a partnership of Charlie and his brother Satit with initial investment of only ten thousand baht in 1982.The Counter was acquired for free and Charlie started selling beer at 20 baht a bottle.
In the beginning,animals such as squirrel,hawk,even bats were kept to entertain the customers.Charlie gathered stuff from many provinces around Thailand,getting strange and curious things to decorate the bar. Customers also bring artifacts from other countries for Charlie so the look of the bar keeps evolving.
Charlie got ill and passed away in 1997,leaving ownership of the bar solely to Satit. Satit started to run and preserve the unique characteristic of the bar.
in 1999,the Landlord upgraded the road in the soi ,Cheap charlie's had to be torn down and closed for 2 weeks.Satit solely rebuilt the bar not hiring any help to preserve the identity and uniqueness of the bar. Satit continues to run the bar today without hired any help.