Must see nightlife in Chiang Rai Province

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    BaanChivitMai Bakery

    In addition to a proper cup of joe made from local beans, there are surprisingly authentic Swedish-style sweets and Western-style meals and sandwiches at…

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    Cat 'N' A Cup

    The coffee and cakes here are good enough, but it's the presence of 25 cats – all different breeds – that have made this place wildly popular with both…

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    Doi Chaang

    Doi Chaang is the leading brand among Chiang Rai coffees, and its beans are now sold as far afield as Canada and Europe. This flagship cafe makes for a…

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    The Hub is attached to the next-door Funky Box hostel: the Belgian and Thai owners serve Belgian beers and reasonable cocktails (from 140B). There's also…

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    Cafe de Lao

    Chiang Khong's coolest cafe is tucked away in a shaded wood-framed building strewn with sofas. There's excellent coffee and smoothies, as well as a small…

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    Peace House Bar

    Flying the Rasta flag in Chiang Rai, the Peace House has a pool table, live music a few nights a week, a mellow vibe and a shady garden that's popular…

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    Chiang Rai Ramluek

    For a Thai-style night out on the town, consider this lively place. There's no English-language sign, but follow the live music and look for the knot of…

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    This ‘drip bar’ treats local coffee beans with the utmost respect. Th Sankhongluang is a block south of Chiang Rai Technical College, about 1.2km from the…

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    Cafe Yes I Do

    A pleasant cafe that offers coffees, teas, smoothies and simple Thai dishes. The big draw is the breezy terrace with fine views over the countryside south…

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    Palamer Cafe

    A stylish but relaxed place that offers both local and foreign coffee beans in a refined atmosphere. There's a good bakery here, too.

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    2 be 1

    The pool table has gone to make room for a general store, but this shop/bar has kept its outside seating area and still serves tolerable cocktails, as…

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    Refresh yourself after the climb to Wat Santikhiri at this open-air coffee shop perched to the side of the pagoda. There are great views over Mae Salong…

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    Rin Bar

    The most lively of the bars on Chiang Khong's main drag, Rin has a pool table, live sport on TV and, if you really want it, karaoke. There's also a menu…

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    Easy House Bar

    Easy House Bar has a friendly, relaxed, semi-open-air vibe and a dinner menu of Thai and Western classics.

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    Pangkhon Coffee

    Have a cup of coffee brewed from local beans while gazing at Chiang Rai’s gilded clock tower.

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    Cat Bar

    Long-standing Cat Bar has a pool table and, on some nights, live music.