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The Riverside

) #82 of 1,758 Restaurants in Chiang Mai €€ - €€€ , Asian, Thai
9-11 Charoenrat Road, Chiang Mai 50000, Thailand
+66 53 243 239
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good44%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“thai food” (90 reviews)
“steak” (19 reviews)
“curry” (26 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 yesterday via mobile

We were in chiangmai 6 days; we ate dinner there 3 times, despite having lots of other great choices. Need we say more?

Thank awetb
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A cosy, candle-lit dinner with the family. No tables available initially but pleasingly we were not turned away but welcomed in. Ten minutes at the bar and we had our lower level table. Excellent menu with extensive vegetarian dishes. Very good food, reasonably priced and...More

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a brilliant first meal in Thailand here, sat outside by the river, a few bugs but as is expected. Would recommend eating here to anyone visiting Chiang Mai.

Thank Paige W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good Restaurant. Romantic terraces Near Ping River. A bit expensive, but definitely worth the try. Good live Bands in the evening. Good curries. Good mixture of tourists and middle-class-locals.

Thank Andrasch N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived seduced by the river and by the fact that Google maps announced "amazing cocktails". They got us in promising a table at the terrace that never arrived. Pure marketing (you can even buy the candles of the tables). Food was average European style....More

Thank Richardburnett
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to the Riverside because of the many positive comments in Tripadvisor. It was the best food in Southengland so far. All meals were just perfect and really realy good. Also the waitress and the chief are so nice with a lot of humor...More

Thank Muuude
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here purely on the reviews here and it's mention in Lonely Planet. Was good. Not outstanding. Beer was sort of cold and my Pad Thai was good but not better than the cheaper variety I've found elsewhere in Chiang Mai. Atmosphere is great with...More

Thank Lesley L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Loved this place - went three nights of our four nights in CM! The boat cruise option is worth doing and only 150bht with drinks and food the same price as restaurant. Food was fantastic, prices very reasonable and staff friendly and helpful. Definitely recommend...More

Thank Paul W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We where on the river cruise tour and our guide recommended the river side to us. We ha a great view on the river (well obviously) and the served food was also very tasty.

Thank Fabian v
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice lively place on the river Ping. LIVE band is playing and they have a variety of food. Thai and western. Nice place to unwind.

Thank Marc K
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Laura S
30 March 2017|
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Response from Vinay S | Reviewed this property |
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
1 September 2016|
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Response from Sunshine1943 | Reviewed this property |
I do not think so either
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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
View, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Eat like a local, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
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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