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The Canal Restaurant & Bar


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Thai, European, Pub
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Dinner, Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch
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Reviewed March 5, 2019

Service is excellent with staff eager to help...lots of yummy treats and excellent tea...atmosphere is very serene and calm OR enjoy the hustle of the street life on the verandah.More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Sue-Annah K
The Rim R, Senior Sale Executive at The Canal Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded March 7, 2019

Dear Sue-Annah K, Greetings from The Canal Bar & Restaurant! Thank you very much for your visit to our restaurant and sincerely appreciate all your wonderful comments shared via TripAdvisor. I am pleased to read that you were delighted by our service, staff, atmosphere, food...More

Reviewed February 22, 2018 via mobile

Nice place for drinks and dinner! Cool cocktails and good Thai food with a twist! Staff was great and the decor was nice.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Hannah B
Reviewed February 18, 2018 via mobile

Very quiet and quaint restaurant. Food was very good. Staff very friendly. My husband had the whole fried sea bass and I had se bass also. Was very tasty.More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Hentges
The Rim R, Sales Coordinator at The Canal Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded February 19, 2018

Dear Mary H, Greetings from The Canal Restaurant. Thank you very much for taking the time to share your feedback with us following your recent stay. We are glad to read that you were delighted by our food and service. We are looking forward to...More

Reviewed November 25, 2017 via mobile

High prices for the typical northern Thai dishes and some specials. Lovely decorated - but not spicy enough, neither really balanced and without proving any mastership making the prices reasonable.

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank andraschn
Reviewed October 17, 2017

The food was good at a reasonable price and the service is also very good. We ate here about 4 times during our stay at Chiang Mai. You can get cheaper food in town but this is one of the best value restaurants. We ate...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Bobby_Sole
Reviewed October 9, 2017 via mobile

Service was slow, received my appetizer after my main meal... Received my main meal 5 min after my friend's meal... Food was bad, they didn't understand english, they didn't want me to order a meal because they said it would be "too spicy", finally they...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank allxb2017
The Rim R, Sales Coordinator at The Canal Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded October 13, 2017

Dear allxb2017, Greetings from The Canal Restaurant Bar! Firstly, we appreciate the time you have taken to share your feedbacks and the opportunity to respond to them Please accept my sincere apology for the experiences you had. After carefully reviewed all your comments, we shared...More

Reviewed August 30, 2017 via mobile

Stopped for one last meal before heading to the airport. Great and attentive service but mediocre food. Food presentation and excellent clean western like atmosphere are what you will love.

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank stelladoesvegas
Reviewed July 3, 2017 via mobile

Generally good Thai food and good service although slightly more expensive than the average Thai restaurant.

Date of visit: July 2017
1  Thank nkcph
Reviewed April 20, 2017

Lovely place air-conditioned and quiet, we had traditional style chiang mai sausage for entrée and pork hanglay for main iit was exquisite. Not many restaurants serve hanglay curries as it's a northern specialty so grab it while you can, if you're a curry lover like...More

Date of visit: March 2017
1  Thank stevewooly2017
Reviewed April 2, 2017

The Canal is a part of The Rim Hotel where we were actually staying for 5 nights. The breakfast here have been OK with no complaints, so one evening we decided to have dinner at The Canal. We settled in for what I hoped would...More

Date of visit: April 2017
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November 22, 2015|
Response from SuzannahA | Reviewed this property |
It is still what I would call (excellent) Thai food with a twist but I don't know if the chef is the same. Hope this helps. If you are a foodie it is worth checking out Casa Diverso (guessing at the spelling without looking... More
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