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Hinlay Curry House

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8/1 Na Wat Gate, Chiang Mai, Thailand
053-324621
Today
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Wed - Mon 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Delivery, Late Night, Reservations, Takeout

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
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I eat here when I want a treat. I love Indian food. The owners and staff are wonderful as well. The atmosphere is sweet and location in the old section of Chiang Mai (not the old city) has the sounds of birds and large trees so you don't really feel like you are in the city. I recommend you visit.

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 9, 2015
doolittle33
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Burlington, Vermont
Good for:
  • Special occasions
  • Families with children
  • Romantic
  • Dining on a budget
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Burlington, Vermont
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

I eat here when I want a treat. I love Indian food. The owners and staff are wonderful as well. The atmosphere is sweet and location in the old section of Chiang Mai (not the old city) has the sounds of birds and large trees so you don't really feel like you are in the city. I recommend you visit.

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Hobart, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

Tucked away in a backstreet soi the Hinlay Curry House is quiet and secluded. The menu isn't extensive, it doesn't need to be the food is so good. The breads are perfection and I am a sucker for the korma and smoothies. Well worth taking the time to find.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

Tucked away in a quiet street next to the Sakorn Residence just one street back from the riverside is this gem of a curry house. The atmosphere is so relaxing and pleasant as are the staff. The food is delicious and surprisingly cheap. It was so good, we dined here a few times!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015 via mobile

A great restaurant in a brilliant location, with very good service. The menu is as the name suggests one typically found in a curry house, though I found the curries to be quite tame. It is very much targeted at the local expat Community. In a nutshell "Westernised curry." say no more.

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Tokyo, Japan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

It wasn't the best Indian food I've had but it was good. The atmosphere was nice insdie but the wines on offer were quite expensive for what they were but you don't have to order them. Nothing spectacular but I guess you cannot expect excellent Indian cuisine in Thailand, that's for sure. The homemade dessert was very good!!!

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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

This is my second review for Hinlay, an old favourite of ours. We had heard that the restaurant had been renovated, so were keen to find out whether the charm was still there. Well the answer is yes and no! The renovation has enclosed the building in glass, and it looks lovely. There is a new attention to style, with... More 

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Chiang Mai, Thailand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

We wandered down from our hotel to try this restaurant as we are lovers of Indian food. Wow! The samoosas were light, crispy and delicious and the tamarind sauce perfect. Our curries were beautiful, the garlic naan divine. With two beers the cost was 500 baht. We will be back for sure.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

We had a lovely Indian meal here - tasty after a fortnight of Thai and Malaysian cuisine. Unfortunately we were the only ones here - deserves customers as setting service and food were lovely.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

This is restaurant is a nice little gem with lovely owners. The food was pretty spicy (which curry is suppose to be) and we aren't the best at spicy food but we had heard good things about this place and definitely wasn't let down.

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Chiang Mai
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

What a wonderful meal we had at this renovated gem of a restaurant. if you have not been there for a while then you will be pleasantly suprised at the change the owners have made. It's now enclosed in glass so it's like sitting in a conservatory-so very pleasant. The food was as close as we could get to the... More 

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Additional Information about Hinlay Curry House

Address: 8/1 Na Wat Gate, Chiang Mai, Thailand
Phone Number: 053-324621
Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Chiang Mai Province  >  Chiang Mai
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm  4:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm  4:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm  4:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm  4:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm  4:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm  4:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cuisine: Indian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 8/1 Na Wat Gate, Chiang Mai, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Chiang Mai Province  >  Chiang Mai
  • Phone Number: 053-324621

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Indian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions, Families with children, Romantic, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 8:30 pm

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