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Why We Don't Go Back to Bangkok

50 Wiengkaew Rd, Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand
+66 89 089 8989
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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good12%
  • Average0%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
28 Aug 2018
“Seriously cool joint with delicious food”
20 Nov 2017
“Lovely place”
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Thai, Fusion, Cafe, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
50 Wiengkaew Rd, Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

Sadly I did not meet the owner but the service was just excellent. Beloved of the in crowd this happening place had a limited menu and the food was perfectly cooked and presented.

Thank tes108
Reviewed 3 May 2018

The restaurant has no posted hours in their doors and seem to open whimsically. Despite saying they are open in the afternoons, I tried stopping by 3 times in March only to find them closed. I finally went for dinner around 6 pmin May and...More

Thank PathsUnwritten
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Chiang Mai, Thailand
Reviewed 20 February 2018

It's funny because I always find myself saying Bangkok is ridiculous and overpriced. This cozy restaurant really captures the quality of BKK food in Chiang Mai. I loved it!

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Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

Very good place we happened upon in Chiang Mai! My friend and I have been here for 7 days and at the end of the day we always stop in here for a drink and some appetizers. The owner is very nice and a good...More

Thank Ethan S
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Stumbled across this on our first night in chiang mai. Really good value and amazing food. We had fillet mingnion and ribs which were both great. Very friendly staff too. Highly recommended

Thank Ian S
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

I wandered around the old town and found this place. I had to see why it was called "why we don't go back to Bangkok" And I know now. Go see for yourself! It's a nice place to eat if you are alone, with friends...More

Thank Sofie S
Reviewed 3 August 2017

I visited twice & both times were perfect. The atmosphere is very chill with comfortable furniture & great music. The food & smoothies are great & the service is friendly. See you next year!

Thank LarRanTravels
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

We popped in here for the air con to escape the blazing heat outside and were pleasantly surprised. We didn't eat so can't comment on food, but had a couple of smoothies which were good. The owner sat and chatted to us, giving us tips...More

Thank Lauren B
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Excellent service, great meal, and the honey cornflake milkshake was incredible. The decor is really good and they were also really helpful giving us pointers on what to see there.

Thank Georgefroggatt
Reviewed 27 March 2017

The restaurant is tucked away in the Old City of Chiang Mai and owned by the sweetest couple with the most adorable daughter. The inside walls are decorated with drawn maps and photos of things to see and do around the city. The food was...More

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Average prices
US$2 - US$5
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 Wiengkaew Rd, Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Chiang Mai Province  >  Chiang Mai
  • Phone Number: +66 89 089 8989
The one and only cafe in Chiangmai city that offers insightful information about places and things to do in Chiangmai. Hungry? We only have the best Thai Coconut Curry dishes (Musaman, Green/Red curries), Padthai Salmon Steak, and something western like Carbonara. Thirsty? Nothing beats Mango smoothie. Sleepy? don't worry, because we are seriously making a super fine cup of coffee for you!!
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