Best restaurants in Chiang Mai
Chiang Mai’s dining is an eclectic blend of traditional northern Thai cuisine, regional Thai flavors and a wide range of multi-cultural offerings. Besides street-side eateries, many dining establishments also offer a cultural experience, whether through the ambience, interior décor, entertainment, history or food. Below, there are the best restaurants in Chiang Mai. Indochina tours Thailand
- Good View Bar &Restaurant
The Good View Bar & Restaurant in Chiang Mai is a romantic and popular place for tourists and locals alike. The restaurant serves Thai, Japanese, European and international dishes in a picturesque setting by the Ping River. Seating capacity is about 60 tables.
The restaurant offers delicious meals and romantic views along the Ping River, and has gained a reputation as one of the best evening venues in the area, with regular live music performances.
- Antique House
A riverside setting, atmospheric interiors and tasty Thai dishes are what keep diners coming back to Antique House. Overlooking the Ping River, the al fresco dining terrace offers a casual, relaxing feel. The first branch in the city center is housed inside an old teakwood house, offering the classic northern Thai ambience. Thailand travel packages
- Khun Nai Dern Sai
Khun Nai Dern Sai restaurant is translated as ‘the lady wakes late’ and is the delightful creation of Khun Noi. This is the destination to head for an unusual Thai menu, cute décor, perfect background music and a nice ambience that attracts the bohemian trendies.
Khun Nai Teun Sai is located in a Thai house on Nimanhaemin Road. It’s a cute and funny restaurant, so comfortable you felt like you were lounging around at home. The walls are decorated with colorful paintings, and even the toilets are quite artistically designed.
- Palaad Tawanron
Palaad Tawanron is located in the Mueang district of Chiang Mai on Huay Kaew Road. This restaurant serves a wide kind of classic northern Thai and traditional Thai food. Diners can choose from an extensive menu of local, country style favorites from this region of Thailand as well as experiment with a few exotic delicacies.
- The Gallery Restaurant
For visitors looking to combine their culinary and artistic interests, this is a perfect place to choose. The Gallery offers diners a relaxing space, which features an intimate art gallery showcasing hand-picked works created by local people, including paintings, sculptures and carvings.
Diners can sit outside and enjoy views of the river or choose to enjoy the dining room, with a classically Thai interior décor that breathes sophistication. The menu contains a selection of Thai signature dishes, including the universally loved Phad Thai, and flavorsome varieties of the enticingly spicy Tom Yam soup. Rice lovers should enjoy the kao phad fried rice, prepared according to the restaurant’s own recipe.