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Khao Soi Pa Orn

You may think you know kôw soy, the famous northern curry noodle soup, but the version served in Chiang Khong forgoes the curry broth and replaces it with clear soup topped with a rich, spicy minced-pork mixture. A …
International in Chiang Khong

Bamboo Mexican House

Run by the manager of a now-defunct guesthouse who learned to make Mexican dishes from her American and Mexican guests. To be honest, though, we never got past the coffee and tasty homemade breads and cakes. Opens e…
Market in Chiang Khong

Walking Street

On Wednesday and Saturday during the tourist season (around November to May), Chiang Khong’s main drag hosts a Walking Street market, which has a decent selection of local eats (mains 30B to 60B) and a small selecti…
Thai in Chiang Khong

Nangnuan

Freshwater fish from the Mekong is the emphasis here, and it’s prepared in a variety of ways, as the extensive English-language menu describes.It is located at the end of the road that leads to Ban Hat Khrai, about …
Thai in Chiang Khong

Baan Pheung Rim Khong

A scruffy but tasty riverside shack where locals go to eat fish-based dishes. Located at the end of the road that leads to Ban Hat Khrai, about 1km south of town. There's no roman-script sign.
Bar in Chiang Khong

Hub

After having cycled around the world in record time, Brit Alan Bate decided to plant roots in Chiang Khong and opened this tiny, fun cycling-themed bar.
Buddhist Temple in Chiang Khong

Wat Phra Kaew

A Buddhist temple in the centre of Chiang Khong.
Buddhist Temple in Chiang Khong

Wat Luang

A riverside Buddhist temple in Chiang Khong.
Buddhist Temple in Chiang Khong

Wat Sri Don Chai

A Buddhist temple in Chiang Khong.
Market in Chiang Khong

Market

Chiang Khong's afternoon market.