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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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10:00 am - 1:00 am
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 1:00 am
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London, United Kingdom
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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I've read a number of the reviews and each indicates how good the food is and it was, so I won't bore you all again. So I thought I would be a little different and review the riverside boat tour.... By the way it was soooooo relaxing and so brilliant..... The tour costs 150 baht, cheap at half the price...... More 

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Thank seanwj1964
Melbourne, Australia
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Good food, good drinks, good music. Even the staff are pretty good, let alone the location Highly musical Ole Blokes on guitars, followed by a younger band with music stands holding their iPads. Students in the audience, this is not just a tourist haunt, but a local hang out too. We enjoyed it!

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Thank Jennifer G
Diemen, The Netherlands
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

All you can wish for. Want to have a good meal and drinks? Go here. Went here twice. Both times we had lovely meals and drinks and the staff was very friendly.

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Thank Chris B
Colchester, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here on a Sunday evening when there were a few different live bands playing - there was a nice variety of Thai and English music and a great atmosphere as we ate overlooking the river. Food was good too - the Panang curry was my favourite!

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Thank kalva91
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food right on the ping river. A wide array of Thai delicacies to chose from. We had a Burmese style curry which was very tasty- along with a prawns dish which was memorable. There was live music that added to the ambiance (although we couldn't see the group as we were on the river, far from where the band... More 

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Thank Craig D
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15 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Suberb, reasonably priced food. Better to book if going on Fri or sat. Live music, but venue is large enough to be distanced from it if you wish.

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Thank Leonard1949
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4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was a beautiful spot facing water. Meals were great and cocktails were cheap. Had vegetarian options. Service was great. Will definitely go back again. My kids enjoyed it a lot.

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Thank Nina R
Hong Kong, China
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The place is a bit noisy, suitable for party and celebration, but not for friends talk. Nice thai food very spicy. They will prepare birthday ice cream cake and sing birthday song if anyone celebrate birthday.

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Thank honeysxckle
Brighton, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had lunch today Was recommended to go at night - but not able The menu is average price No air con - however fans etc Clean toilets Nice staff Food was ok varied menu We went early around 12 and only a small family group with your guide there There's a lot of other restaurants near by and ones with... More 

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New york
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

All I can say is that this is an over rated , over prices , terribly Loud and noisy and the drinks are super expensive and foods are full with MSG as after you eat dinner there then you must Drink a pool of water at the night time and dries out your throat. I have got sick and I... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
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, Scenic view, Bar scene, Special occasions, Families with children, Local cuisine
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?