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The Riverside

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, Asian, Thai
9-11 Charoenrat Road, Chiang Mai 50000, Thailand
+66 53 243 239
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good43%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“thai food” (92 reviews)
“steak” (22 reviews)
“curry” (25 reviews)
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Bar, Asian, Thai, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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9-11 Charoenrat Road, Chiang Mai 50000, Thailand
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Reviewed 2 days ago

It is the place to be in Chiang Mai and so it can be crowded. The food is good, staff is friendly and there is a lovely atmospere. Some days they play live music.

Thank PeC1965
Reviewed 3 days ago

We have been coming here for many years and always have a fine time. The food is good - the setting is lovely and don’t for get the newer part across the road which is a quite different place in character. The live bands are...More

Thank TonyD33
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Thai food and the setting of the restaurant were an excellent choice for the 4 of us on our first night in Chiangmai. Best Pad Thai you will ever eat! We ordered the set menu family style and were very glad we did! Every...More

Thank Noreen A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I mean, it's the place you go for a river view and live band. So don't expect too much from the food.

Thank Tungmay W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The cruise was quite enjoyable slowly moving up and down the river. The meal was ordered and served before leaving the restaurant so need to think about your meal. We ordered starters and main course and these arrived in no particular order and some meals...More

Thank Ken R
Reviewed 1 week ago

This Restaurant was recommended to us by our tour guide, who dropped us here for a late lunch after we had toured the city with him. The late hour ensured that there were very few people, so we had our choice of tables on the...More

Thank TheExplorerFamily
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great Thai food. Very reasonably priced. Nice casual atmosphere. You cannot go wrong here. Service is very good

Thank brandyjean123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Four of us ate here. The Thai food was outstanding. I had the pepper steak, I must say it was the best steak I have had in Thailand, and especially at 300 baht even better! If you are ever in Chiang Mai this restaurant over...More

Thank ScillyBear
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My favourite meal was from this restaraunt during my recent trip to Chiang Mai! I had the Penang Curry and it was so delicious. The ambiance was excellent and was right on the river. We hadn’t made a reservation but it wasn’t a problem! We...More

Thank Lisa1854375
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pricy if you’re on a budget. Reasonable if you wish to bring your lady for a meal. Excellent for touring group/party. Nice views of the river and the music is a pleasant mix of Thai and western. I enjoyed the service and atmosphere Many thanks.

Thank garlee10
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Questions & Answers
John D
5 December 2017|
Response from DeeDee4848 | Reviewed this property |
I think from memory there are no steps into the restaurant and the restaurant is very big and there’s lots of space so I would imagine you would be fine manoeuvering yourself around
Laura S
30 March 2017|
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Response from Vinay S | Reviewed this property |
There really is no dress code just go in looking like trash .... it is a nicer restaurant than most in all of Chiang Mai, we went in board shorts and t shirt and sandals. But then again its not the clothes that make the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 15
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Groups, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
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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