Top Restaurants in Chiang Mai
Collected by Duncan Forgan , AFAR Local Expert
Visitors are spoiled for choice when it comes to great dining in Thailand's northern capital, with everything from fantastic local fare to upscale cuisine on offer.
Don Kaeo, Mae Rim District, Chiang Mai 50180, Thailand
Although Chiang Mai is far removed from Thailand’s golden coastline, it’s possible to grab a long, lazy day of waterside lounging at Huay Tung Tao, a man-made lake around 10 miles northwest of the city. The still waters are perfect for...
46/1 Wang Sing Kham Road, ตำบล ป่าตัน อำเภอเมืองเชียงใหม่ เชียงใหม่ 50300, Thailand
Restaurant locations in Chiang Mai don’t get much more alluring than the one enjoyed by Paak Dang, where the setting is as captivating as the food. Hugging the west bank of the Ping River, the idyllic venue is renowned as one of the...
Chiang Mai, Mueang Chiang Mai District, Chiang Mai, Thailand
While Bangkok increasingly flexes its muscles as a fine-dining force, things are markedly more casual in the northern capital. That’s not to say that refinement is hard to come by, however. One of the hottest restaurants in the city now is...
Chang Phueak, Mueang Chiang Mai District, Chiang Mai 50300, Thailand
Northern Thais are fiercely proud of their traditions and their unique culinary heritage. The Lan Na Kingdom, which ruled this part of the nation for around five centuries, left behind myriad riches, including a roll call of culinary creations...
108, Chang Klan Rd, ตำบล ช้างม่อย อำเภอเมืองเชียงใหม่ เชียงใหม่ 50100, Thailand
The Le Méridien Chiang Mai is home to one of the city's most rarefied Italian dining experiences, where Favola manages to pull off the tricky feat of being both elevated and accessible. Classic trattoria dishes and signature...
152 Charoenrats Road, Wat Gate, Muang, Chiang Mai 50000, Thailand
With a cooler mountain climate that makes it a fine place for cultivation, northern Thailand has become the epicenter of the country’s emerging coffee culture. Chiang Mai is crowded with attractive venues where the city’s younger...
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