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Chivit Thamma Da Coffee House, Bistro & Bar

) #1 of 235 Restaurants in Chiang Rai $$ - $$$ , , European
179 Moo 2 | Rim Kok, Chiang Rai 57000, Thailand
+66 81 984 2925
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Overview
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“banoffee pie” (8 reviews)
“cake” (31 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
Bar, Brew Pub, European, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
179 Moo 2 | Rim Kok, Chiang Rai 57000, Thailand
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1 - 10 of 715 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

An absolutely unmissable place if you are in Chiang Rai. We may go back to Chiang Rai just for this. The best staff I have ever come across anywhere - our daughter got bitten by an insect as we walked into the restaurant, and the...More

1  Thank Yamini P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The place is near river bank, everything is kept as natural as possible, bamboo,lots of trees.We love atmosphere here. The service is extremely good. The black coffee is delicious and Peach lychee ice tea is refreshing. The Northern curry noodle is tasty, all herbs in...More

Thank oztrader
Joakim H, Owner at Chivit Thamma Da Coffee House, Bistro & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear oztrader, What a fantastic review! Thank you so much and hope to see you soon again!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food is good. I think it's genuinely regional. That's four stars. The setting is sweet (if that's a compliment), a tad British but nice. What makes it 5 stars is the service. They really try and it feels real. It's also got a wonderful...More

Thank alanpcoleman
Joakim H, Owner at Chivit Thamma Da Coffee House, Bistro & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear alanpcoleman, First of all thank you so much for coming to see us all the way from Saudi Arabia! Thank you for all your wonderful comments, particularly about our staff, we are so proud of them. We opened our bar about 6 months ago...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The best food, coffee, atmosphere and service that I have experienced in Chiang Rai! I will be going back several times a week. Absolute perfection :)

Thank Paul S
Joakim H, Owner at Chivit Thamma Da Coffee House, Bistro & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Paul S, What a fantastic review, thank you so much! Very nice to be called "Best Place in Chiang Rai"!!! Hope to see you again soon:)

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We looked up Trip Advisor's recommendations for Chiang Rai restaurants and were delighted with the quality of the four we had time to visit. The Chivit Thamma was the only one we needed to get a taxi for and the experience was well woth the...More

Thank mikelO4407AS
Joakim H, Owner at Chivit Thamma Da Coffee House, Bistro & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear mikelO4407AS, Thank you:) Very nice to read your comments on our service, food and ambiance. Our bar is very well stocked now and we offer a wonderful range of classic cocktails, artisan gins, vodkas and whiskies as well as 3 craft beers on tap...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

With just a little more attention it could be perfect. You get the feeling that they are doing you a favor to come there. The kids, or staff atand around looking sharp with very trendy outfits and looks and that is what they do look....More

Thank Yvonneka187
Joakim H, Owner at Chivit Thamma Da Coffee House, Bistro & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Yvonneka187, First of all thank you so much for coming to see us and for all the nice comments you make about us! As we are right next to river, at night during the rainy season mosquitos can be a problem and we try...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great morning here with nice river views...it's a plantation type building with several areas...great food and great service. Must try...

Thank William Y
Joakim H, Owner at Chivit Thamma Da Coffee House, Bistro & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear William Y, Great review thank you sooo much! Hope to see you again soon:)

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The decoration and atmosphere is very nice. Excellent cakes and coffee. It is nice to chill out especially at winter.

Thank Nego G
Joakim H, Owner at Chivit Thamma Da Coffee House, Bistro & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Nego G, Thank you very much for your nice review! We are so glad you liked it here. Welcome back soon😁

Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Definitely best place to eat in chiang Rai .. the decor is just beautiful ! This place can be used for Romantic date or just hanging out with friends ..staff well trained and friendly ..wafer fries are to die for...Banofee pie and durian cake are...More

Thank Anthony P
Joakim H, Owner at Chivit Thamma Da Coffee House, Bistro & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 20 May 2017

Dear Anthony, What a fantastic review thank you very much! I really enjoyed meeting you and hope to see you again soon:)

Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

The setting for this restaurant is excellent - colonial setting with plenty of royal doulton & wedgewood crockery on display. The menu was extensive both western & Thai & the food was really very good - Swedish meatballs; local Chiang Rai sausage. Wine list had...More

Thank trevor a
Joakim H, Owner at Chivit Thamma Da Coffee House, Bistro & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2017

Dear trevor a, Thank you so much for your wonderful review! So nice to hear you noticed so many small things:) If you have time to visit us again please call in before so we can prepare something nice for you indoors or outdoors and...More

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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
yeungali
Is there any public transport from downtown Night Area to here? If not, roughly how much for tuk tuk / taxi? Just to be sure I won't be cheated. Thanks!
20 March 2017|
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Response from Joakim H | Property representative |
Hi, unfortunately there is no public transport but a taxi should be around 50 baht from the clock tower. hope to see you soon:)
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Wetforalice
How much does the average meal cost??
17 July 2015|
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Response from Joakim H | Property representative |
Hi, thank you for your interest in Chivit Thamma Da! You can find our menu on our web site:) Thank you Joakim
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 21:00
Monday
08:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 21:00
Thursday
08:00 - 21:00
Friday
08:00 - 21:00
Saturday
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 179 Moo 2 | Rim Kok, Chiang Rai 57000, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Chiang Rai Province  >  Chiang Rai
  • Phone Number: +66 81 984 2925
  • E-mail
Description
Welcome to Chivit Thamma Da, a small family run Cafe, Bistro and Bar located right on the banks of the beautiful Kok River in Chiang Rai, northern Thailand. We serve natural, fresh and home made Food, Bakery, Coffees and Drinks in a slow environment close to nature, with plenty of flowing water, flowers, birds and fresh air. We believe that life should be slow, simple and beautiful. At Chivit Thamma Da you are encouraged to take your time and stay as long as you like.
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