Khon Kaen's city pillar is fancier than those of most northeastern cities and is a well-frequented spot right in the centre of town.
Lak Muang Gallery
Hidden behind FedEx.
Talat Banglamphu has food and a secondhand-clothing bonanza.
U-Bar packs them in with live music and some big-name bands from Bangkok.
In the middle of the lively area around the Pullman Raja Orchid, this place has the best Italian in town.
Th Prachasumran · interesting places nearby
Pavilion Café information
The principal restaurant of the Pullman Raja Orchid hotel features an excellent international buffet, though it's not available for lunch every day.