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Bistro 1 - CLOSED

197 Mahidol Rd. | Hai Ya, Chiang Mai 50100, Thailand
+66 88 535 7707
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
2 Dec 2014
“The best food in Thailand”
6 Sep 2014
“Wonderful Place.”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Cafe, International, Thai
$$ - $$$
197 Mahidol Rd. | Hai Ya, Chiang Mai 50100, Thailand
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Reviewed 2 December 2014

We had the most amazing meal at Buddy's Terrace Bistrot last night and I can say it was the very best food we have had in Thailand. The menu is vast comprising of both Thai & western dishes and Buddy's beef bourguignon was out of...More

Thank sally a
Reviewed 7 September 2014

This place id definitely not closed,it is now called Buddy's Terrace Bistro. We went there for lunch again and Buddy recommended the beef bourguignon with mashed potato ---it was perfection! The meat melts in the mouth & the mash was as smooth as silk. Buddy...More

1  Thank Londoner056
Reviewed 24 June 2014

We were having a glass of wine at the Wine Connection after a busy day & fancied some nibbles when I noticed there seemed to be a new owner at this place so we perused the menu & ordered some beef nachos which were an...More

2  Thank Londoner056
Reviewed 4 June 2014

The grumpy Englishman has gone. There is a new farang owner in place, and the menu remains the same. Our food was identical to the previous times, good quality at a reasonable cost. I will continue to visit while the cuisine remains satisfactory.

Thank terryfix
Reviewed 12 March 2014

We chose as a group of 3 people the place to dine as it looked nice from the outside. When we moved inside to eat - a foreigner - gave some disgruntled noises to his mouth obviously unhappy having customers. He even turned the noise...More

Thank Dirk W
Reviewed 10 March 2014

Rimping supermarket, a wine shop/bar, and bistro 1 make for a relaxing dinner venue. We've eaten here several times, the food is consistently tasty and well presented, and it's one place you know what you're going to get - good food at a reasonable cost....More

Thank terryfix
Reviewed 14 October 2013

I am a regular at Bistro 1 and have been enjoying the food and repartee with the owner for quite some time. My favorite things on the menu are the Chicken Ceasar Salad and the Bistro 1 Burger, but I also hear that the steaks...More

Thank Wesley N
Reviewed 8 October 2013

Having read the glowing reviews herein, I went along with high expectations. That’s a little attendant risk for any establishment having too many stellar reviews perhaps... There was a sense of welcome about the place, which is compact but clean and smartly furnished. The owner...More

Thank Photopical
Reviewed 13 August 2013

While the wife was shopping I stopped by for a quick lunch and a beer. Had the cumberland sausage with mash and a few Fullers ESB. Wonderful. Chris is a lovely host with wonderful stories to tell. Highly recommended!

Thank Joakim H
Reviewed 23 December 2012

Having lived in Chiang Mai for over two years, we were a regular visited to Chris's Bistro 1 restaurant, it was one of the saddest things leaving behind when we moved to Bangkok. Outstanding food, both Thai and Western, with Chris bringing that extra personal...More

Thank Steveyinasia
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 3 - USD 20
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 197 Mahidol Rd. | Hai Ya, Chiang Mai 50100, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Chiang Mai Province  >  Chiang Mai
  • Phone Number: +66 88 535 7707
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