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The Riverside

€€ - €€€, Asian, Thai
9-11 Charoenrat Road, Chiang Mai 50000, Thailand
+66 53 243 239
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good43%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“thai food” (96 reviews)
“fish” (31 reviews)
“steak” (20 reviews)
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Bar, Asian, Thai, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
9-11 Charoenrat Road, Chiang Mai 50000, Thailand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate here twice and came for the vegetarian Khao soi which our daughter had had on a previous trip. It didn’t disappoint and we thought it was the best we had in Chiang Mai with good depth of flavour. We also sampled a range...More

Thank Mary R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Try the ribs with green papaya salad. Yum. Also green curry. Also pad Thai. We enjoyed sitting by the river and relaxing and shared all the dishes... I would post pics but we ate it all....

Thank seethepeople
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came here because it was listed as a "must go" place, but it was quite a disappointment. Staff are apathetic and uncaring, and the food was very mediocre. Still, the bar is a lot of fun and coming here for drinks only is worthwhile....More

Thank 744graemes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great spot for a night out. The building is on 3 levels and you can dine overlooking the river. Its all old wood and has a great atmosphere with live music in the pub section upstairs. The food is mostly Thai and...More

Thank JeanSydney_Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were planning to book a river cruise dinner but was fully book thus we decided to try the riverside restaurant. When we went in, there was a band playing and the first floor was packed with people. We then ended up having a table...More

3  Thank jjb781
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Arrive early if you don't have a reservation because this place is packed. Located by the Ping River, the restaurant is divided into multiple sections. We got a table at the outdoor seating area. You can absorb the ambience of the setting sun while having...More

Thank Zack L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There is a cute shop you walk through before you enter the restaurant. The items all appeared well made and good quality. The restaurant has ambiance and a lovely view of the Ping River as it is right on the river. The menu is extensive,...More

Thank TYJT
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We love meeting Riverside. we sat on the balcony on the river level and had a very good dinner. The entrees of this am delicious and the banana with ice cream clasped with golden key dinner

Thank monicaa443
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been here in the past only for sunset drinks. Why oh why hadn't we looked at the food menu? This place has a good selection of local and imported craft beers, original cocktails as well as some old favourites,. They also happen to...More

Thank Mummbles_99
Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

They offer good food with a nice spicy kick in Thai dishes. Good selection of imported beer and artisan beer.

Thank A K
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There really is no dress code just go in looking like trash .... it is a nicer restaurant than most in all of Chiang Mai, we went in board shorts and t shirt and sandals. But then again its not the clothes that make the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9-11 Charoenrat Road, Chiang Mai 50000, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Chiang Mai Province  >  Chiang Mai
  • Phone Number: +66 53 243 239
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