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The Riverside

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9-11 Charoenrat Road, Chiang Mai 50000, Thailand
+66 53 243 239
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Chiang Mai, Thailand
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is one of my favourite restaurants downtown in Chiang Mai. Have to get there early for a nice seat by the river, and an extensive selection of Thai and Western foods to select from. My daughter usually orders the freshly made cheese pizza, while I have one of their fine salads. My Thai wife would order something appropriate from... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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25 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My travelling companion wanted to go to a restaurant on the river so we decided on The Riverside after doing some research. It was about a 15 minute walk from our hotel, The most difficult part was getting across the street at the bridge crossing the river. Once across it was easy walking. We did not have reservations, but we... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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45 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

My girlfriend and I took their evening river dinner cruise recently and loved it. The prices are about the most reasonable of the places on the river in that area. They have a great selection of beers and cocktails at decent prices. And their menu is good and also well priced. Staff are excellent from the guy at the front... More 

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Scotland
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87 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great bar in a very pretty location on the, yes, riverside. Great service, good food, good value, good local bands and a lively and relaxed atmosphere. What more could you want!😀

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Burlington, Canada
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed the food while enjoying the riverside views and also enjoyed the dinner cruise the following night. Great place to listen of music in the evening .

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County Cork, Ireland
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

good thai restaurant, at the river side, local thai food, live music, good views and always busy! higly recomended!

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Thank wdunhillwdun
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely selection of thai foreign food. Has outside riverside tables and more publike inside tables for different occassions. Good food and great atmosphere

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Halifax
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770 reviews
261 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 166 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Call ahead if you can and request a table overlooking the river. This is a fun place to go . Lots of after work local crowd and tourists it's very popular, of course . The food is great and the service friendly

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Chicago, Illinois
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

in my opinion best Bar scene in Chiang mai fo rthai local people! good food, reasonable prices and good live music always!!

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San Diego, California
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Highly recommend this restaurant. The beer is cold and the food is great! Order the Khao Soi - the vegetarian one was the best thing we ordered!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$5 - $15
Cuisine
Bar, Asian, Thai, International
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Scenic view
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 1:00 am
Monday
10:00 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday
10:00 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday
10:00 am - 1:00 am
Thursday
10:00 am - 1:00 am
Friday
10:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday
10:00 am - 1:00 am
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?