Chiang Mai’s dining scene is an eclectic blend of traditional northern Thai cuisine, regional Thai flavours 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.


1. Dash Restaurant and Bar

Dash Restaurant and Bar in Chiang Mai draws in big crowds even though it is located down a small lane in a quiet part of the old town. The setting is perfect: a beautiful wooden house with doors open onto a small patio, and tasty Thai food that suits all palates. Add to this the live band that plays in the evenings and they really have a winning combination. Dash is located on Moon Muang Road, around a five minute walk from Tha Pae Gate. If you’re not familiar with Chiang Mai’s winding back lanes then it’s best to take a map. The restaurant is open every day from 9:00 until midnight. If you end up loving the food you eat here, Dash restaurant and Bar in Chiang Mai also run cooking classes.

Opening Hours: 09:00 – 00:00

Location: Muang Road Soi 3, Mueang Chiang Mai District, Chiang Mai

Tel: +66 53 279 230

Read more at: http://www.siam101.com/listing/dash-restaurant-and-bar-chiang-mai/

2. The Gallery

This fine dining establishment is truly a unique place that combines the beauty of art and crafts with the art of cooking. Unmistakable, the neon-lit sign that sits outside immediately draws you in from the street to what appears to be a treasure trove of goods. Try one of the curries on the menu, spiced up to your taste, the fish also comes highly recommended too.

Opening Hours: 12:00 – midnight

Address: 25-27-29 Charoenrat Rd.

Tel: +66 53 24 8601-2

Read more at: http://www.siam101.com/listing/the-gallery/

3. The Restaurant at the Anantara

The Restaurant at the Anantara Chiang Mai Resort offers breakfast, lunch and dinner to both hotel guests and visitors from outside the hotel. The Restaurant offers a fine dining experience at one of Chiang Mai’s finest five-star hotels. The outside area has riverside views of Chiang Mai and is a great place to spend sunset. The inside area has a mix of tables and booths to sit in and large glass windows so guests can still see the river and garden area.

Opening Hours: 6:30 – 22:30

Location: Anantara Chiang Mai Resort, 123-123/1 Charoen Prathet Road, Changklan, Chiang Mai 50100

Tel: +66 53 253 333

Read more at: http://www.siam101.com/listing/the-restaurant-at-anantara-hotel/

Leave your comment