No discussion about dining in Northern Thailand should begin without first paying homage to the delicious and inexpensive local fare, but fusion food can in some cases surpass regional food in taste. In the hand of a skilled chef, a tried and true regional favourite can be lifted to the exceptional. Take the Italian favourite Linguine de Mare (Linguine with seafood), add a little Thai basil and some local chili and you have a delicious alternative. What follows is a list of Chiang Mai restaurants and less formal cafe's that feature at least one quality fusion offering on their menu.
Loh Kroh Rd, Chang Khlang
A must visit on your Thai culinary itinery...
71/10 Sridonchai Road, Chang Klan,
8/1 Na Wat Gate,
In the mood for a curry, this is definitely the place... read more
Chiang Mai, Chiang Mai Province, Thailand
9-11 Charoenrat Road
East side of river, north of Narawatt Bridge
Not many places can offer a romantic evening and a rocking-out party, but this place certainly can... read more
65 Moon Muang Road
199 Moon Muang Rd
Just north of Thapae gate on the inside edge of the city moat
49/9-10 Nimmanhaemin Road