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Bus Bar

Loi Kroh road. | Next to Mae Ping River, Chiang Mai, Thailand
+66 84 173 3113
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good52%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Bar, Asian, Thai, Pub
Loi Kroh road. | Next to Mae Ping River, Chiang Mai, Thailand
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Gone like the wind. Seems to have disappeared. Perhaps moved? They use to have nice music live. Now who knows?

Thank Jojisan123
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Nothing so amazing here. So so fare on the river. Open air tables. Just another more or less street food cheap eats type of place.

Thank Micky M
Reviewed 28 May 2018

An old bus, a band, food and drinks by the river. Very different and charming. There was a beautiful breeze the night we were there. Great music and atmosphere.

Thank CassHongKong_China
Reviewed 13 April 2018

Good location. Food a little expensive but you are paying for the location. You get a great view of the river and the iron bridge. A large Chang was 85 Baht which is pretty good for the location. The food was mostly just over 100...More

Thank DeanS47
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

My husband and I heard the music from a band playing and decided that even though we had already eaten our dinner, we would choose some light food and have a drink to be able to listen to the band. The band is BaanTuek Super...More

Thank Marie M
Reviewed 6 February 2018

Bus Bar is located at river side with great view of the river and iron bridge. As its name implied, there is a big red bus which easily catch your eyes. In the evening, the iron bridge is colorfully lighted up. Very nice view with...More

Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

There are so many good inexpensive restaurants to choose from in hundreds of places scattered all over the city. This one even though close to the tourist night market and hotels caters mostly to local Thais with a few tourists and ex pats. The dishes...More

Thank Ystradafodwg
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Food are good and view is nice. Staffs are friendly. They do have M-Plus but rarely perform. Wear long pant to avoid from mosquito. Fair price.

Thank Frede R
Reviewed 2 December 2017

HOLIDAY memories are made of places like the Bus Bar which offers a chance to enjoy a drink in a unique setting. The bar itself is centred on an old bus -- hence the name -- and part of the site includes steep steps up...More

1  Thank singhasam
Reviewed 13 November 2017

Situated on the river bank alongside the Iron Bridge, this spacious outdoor bar/restaurant is built around a bus. Didn't eat here, just called in for pre dinner drinks. Gets crowded later in the evening being very popular with large groups of young people and live...More

Thank ann p
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Asian, Thai, Pub
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Loi Kroh road. | Next to Mae Ping River, Chiang Mai, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Chiang Mai Province  >  Chiang Mai
  • Phone Number: +66 84 173 3113
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