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Nics Restaurant & Playground

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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Food and ambience

European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options

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About
WELCOME! - Ambient indoor (Aircon) dining area- Alfresco dining in our landscaped garden- health & freshly made whole foods- Menu: Tapas, Pizza, Salads, Pasta, Fingerfood, Wraps, Paninis- Homemade Cakes- Special Kids Menu- Fresh Juices & Smoothies
PRICE RANGE
$2 - $10
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
CUISINES
European
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
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Reviewed January 7, 2019

We celebrated our son's birthday at Nic's Restaurant & Playground - and it just was amazing! Everything was well organized according to our son's and our wishes before hand: table decoration, bouncy castle, face painting, delicious food & drinks, piñata, even an indiviualized birthday cake....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank NaksBen
Ginger_Nics, Nic's Team at Nics Restaurant & Playground, responded to this reviewResponded January 8, 2019

Thank you NaksBen for your review. We are thankful that you appreciated our efforts so much that you wrote even a review. We remember your party and your lovely family. That was a very nice und unforgettable evening with valuable guests and friends of your...More

Reviewed January 2, 2019 via mobile

Nic’s is an attractive restaurant with a large menu serving fresh well presented food. We have been going there since there inception 5-6 years ago. Unfortunately, after my experience last night I won’t be returning. The hidden upcharges and overpriced water and beer. Upon examining...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 104derekr
Ginger_Nics, Nic's Team at Nics Restaurant & Playground, responded to this reviewResponded January 8, 2019

Nic's is very transparent. Since opening in 2012 we work with the same pattern. We have only one menu, we charge everyone and every nationality the same, the menu is even on our homepage (all points in this sentence are quite unique in Thailand). Kun...More

Reviewed December 31, 2018 via mobile

A great concept restaurant catering to families although all adult groups seem content. The international cuisine comes from many countries with a German influence including regional curries besides traditional and nouveau European. Also, ribs and Australian steaks. However, the entertainment designed to entertain the children...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Dolores G
Ginger_Nics, Nic's Team at Nics Restaurant & Playground, responded to this reviewResponded January 3, 2019

Dear Dolores, thank you very much for your review and your rating. We try always our best and we do it with our whole heart and we are happy if our guests appreciate it as much as you. This New Years Eve we celebrated a...More

Reviewed December 26, 2018 via mobile

If you want try a very good food, this is the place!! You can find everything from every country... Italian, German, French, Spanish with high quality. Perfect for children's. They have a very nice playground, you can have a lunch without worrie with your kid....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank fernandal175
Ginger_Nics, Nic's Team at Nics Restaurant & Playground, responded to this reviewResponded December 29, 2018

Thank you Fernanda! Nic's has about 30 Thai Dishes and 90 European Dishes. All cooked to perfection as you would expect it in a high level chef restaurant, but not with the attitude of a fine dining place because we are an easy going family...More

Reviewed December 24, 2018 via mobile

After being unsuccessful with an Italian (did not make reservation), we came to NICS. We were pleasantly surprised by the warm and friendly welcome by the busy staff. Owner or manager was there too to entertain guests. Kids were very happy there as there is...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Popopo1976
Ginger_Nics, Nic's Team at Nics Restaurant & Playground, responded to this reviewResponded December 29, 2018

Hi, thank you for your review. Nic's Restaurant has on 3,000sqm nine different themed seating areas. There are garden seats, a bamboo sala, al fresco dining, playground tables, various AC rooms, a second level bamboo seating that we call "Pirates Nest", one room that is...More

Reviewed December 9, 2018 via mobile

Highly recommended. Small restaurant silver service special occasion. All home cooked meals. Top quality caters for special diets.More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Raymond S
Ginger_Nics, Nics Team at Nics Restaurant & Playground, responded to this reviewResponded December 9, 2018

Dear Raymond, thank you very much for your review. Yes everything is home cooked. We do not use any convenience powders, no colouring agents, no palm oil, no flavour enhancer, no msg and no preservatives. And we do not know any other restaurant here that...More

Reviewed August 27, 2018

Our family likes the food & service of NIC's restaurant very much . Since we changed to eat only vegetarian food even more :-) Food is always fresh and very delicious.More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Kerstin C
Ginger_Nics, Nics Team at Nics Restaurant & Playground, responded to this reviewResponded December 8, 2018

Hello Kun Kerstin, thank you very much for your good review. Our "Chef de Cuisine" is really great and we are so happy to have this excellent kitchen since seven years now. We have as well "Gluten Free" and "Dairy Free" dishes, but you are...More

Reviewed June 11, 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is lovely, lots of different seating areas and the food was amazing with very big portion sizes. Price was good and they even package up what is left over for you to take away. Would definitely recommend coming here, it’s a hidden gem....More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Missejax
Nic's T, Nics Team at Nics Restaurant & Playground, responded to this reviewResponded June 15, 2018

Hello Traveller from Plymouth. Thanks for the very good rating and especially for the "probably best restaurant in Chiang Mai". The whole team is very proud about that. Sorry very much that during your visit you feel not served correct. Yes, we have a very...More

Reviewed May 18, 2018

I think Stefan K has hit the nail on the head! It is a good place for family's; great playground for the kids in a safe environment but whilst the quality of the food quite reasonable compared to many other restaurants around I would consider...More

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank mikerossiter
Nic's T, Nic's Team at Nics Restaurant & Playground, responded to this reviewResponded May 26, 2018

Dear Mike, you should try our famous Garlic Shrimps with recipe from Barcelona, Spain. And the German Pork Schnitzel with recipe from Nuremberg, Germany, or the three hours slow cooking Spare Ribs. Everyone loves our Masseman Curry with recipe and curry paste from the island...More

Reviewed April 6, 2018

Overall experience was pretty good. The staff was extremely helpful with the kids while they ate. The food tasted good and prices were reasonable. The kids had a blast on the play equipment. My only slight issue was that the food seemed to just come...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank aslave4christ
Nic's T, Nics Team at Nics Restaurant & Playground, responded to this reviewResponded April 8, 2018

Dear Adam, thanks for the nice review and the very kind words for our lovely team. We have our Chef de Cuisine since six years and we are very happy with a excellent kitchen. Special is that Nics Restaurant has a Sous Chef as well...More

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