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Barrab Restaurant


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Our food is combination between Northern cuisine and Thai food. We have some selections for gluten free, vegetarian and vegan available.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Asian, Thai
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
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All reviews khao soi papaya salad pad thai pork curry som tam clock tower northern thai food speaks perfect english local dishes lovely lady khao soy street food small portions visiting chiang rai prices are reasonable nice restaurant night market
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Barrab's new location is actually the site of the family's home and guesthouse. For those of you who might have eaten at the restaurant when it was near the clock tower, be assured that the charming owner/manager is still there, suggesting menu selections and answering...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank peargrower
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is a very lovely homely setting. The owner speaks really good English and the staff is also quite well trained. The food is Thai style and vegetarians can get almost every dish that is traditionally with meat. Very friendly staff and always good...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Ritmo22
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here for dinner after reading reviews and was not disappointed! The service was fantastic, all staff were informative and very friendly. We had the barrab, peanut vegetables, eggplant veggies and Huay northern Thai curry. The curry and the peanut vegetables were the stand outs...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank MNewZealand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice place! Friendly, helpfull staff. Higly recommended ;) thank you :) typical north thai cousine :)

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank sheefa23
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great local find-all sorts of choices-vegetarian if you wish. Staff is friendly and helpful explaining(English!) the different dishes and style of cooking used. Well priced and clean.

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank arlindsay-nm
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The owner is a sweet Thai lady that speaks perfect English. The restaurant has a really nice outdoor vibe and is far enough away from the big streets to avoid the sounds and sometimes bad smells of the street. The food is spectacular. Six of...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank youngwerth
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Easily the best meal we’ve had so far - and that’s saying something. Our hostess, who’s English is impeccable, guided us through the menu, recommending appetizer portions so we could sample a range of northern Thai dishes - each of which was bursting with flavour....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank loveholsDublin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Barrab is worth a visit and the food is good and they speak English. Barrab has moved to behind to Overbrooke Hospital. I have never had a bad meal there.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank gustav482
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After reading the many great reviews of this restaurant, we decided to come here on our first night in Chiang Rai. The service was excellent. The owner and her chef husband are so welcoming.We loved it so much that we came back the second and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Monique N
Reviewed January 6, 2019 via mobile

We had a lovely lunch at this hard to find establishment. We were welcomed warmly and the owner talked us through the menu which was a help. The family decided on traditional Northern Thai cuisine and it was scrupulously good. A nice cool environment and...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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Amali P
October 22, 2015|
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Response from getgs | Reviewed this property |
Won't have to this far in advance. Try closer and know it is a good size place. Best bet is to go by when you get to CR and let them know your plan. It is an informal place.
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