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Nics Restaurant & Playground

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87 Moo 1 | Nong Kwai, 50230, Thailand
Name/address in local language
+66 87 007 3769
11:00 - 21:00
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Tue - Sun 11:00 - 21:00
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Planning a joint birthday party is no easy job! However, Moby and his team were excellent from the outset. From planning invitations, menus, timings and activities, to setting up the party decorations and making sure everything went really smoothly. We opted for the disco option and that was really good. Moby has organised and run many parties, and it shows.... More 

Thank Jason D
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45 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went with some friends with children and they had so much fun. The playground is spacious with trampolines and climbing spots. Also the food was really good. We were looking for a good steak and we got it in this place.

Thank Lina M
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94 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

If you like comfort American food from places like the Olive Garden, Red Robin and such or are in the mood for pizza, you might really like this place. If you like really authentic international cuisine, then go elsewhere. (Although they do have a few Thai curry options.) Large outdoor playground and trampoline enjoyed by many kids at the restaurant.... More 

Thank travelingandkids
Nic's T, Nics Team at Nics Restaurant & Playground, responded to this review

Dear "travelingandkids" Thank you for your review. Nics team is sad that you have not been fully satisfied, because we are the most famous family and kids place in town. Our kitchen is experienced since 10 years cooking the family-recipes from Spain, Bavaria and Italy. We cook every dish individual and with honest ingredients. The quality is high but sometimes... More 

Chiang Mai, Thailand
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

We regularly go to Niks with our 2 daughters . I was shocked to read someone had given them a very poor review and wanted to say I believe the service is just as good as before, the food is amazing! Many people go there just to eat. And the staff seems the same to me! There is A very... More 

1 Thank FreshStartHoliday
Shanghai, China
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87 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

This restaurant used to be a great place to visit especially with your children. It was always friendly with nice owners and attentive staff serving OK food. Children love the play area at NICS. However whilst the children still love the play area everything else as gone downhill at this Hangdong establishment since the original owners sold the business. The... More 

1 Thank Alan C
Ginger N, Manager at Nics Restaurant & Playground, responded to this review

Dear Alan from Shanghai, we are truly sorry about your feelings. You seems not to like anything in our restaurant and we feel really sad about it because the whole Nic's Team is working so hard for it. We have many families and as well lunch&dinner guest every day who are very happy with our restaurant. Please try us again,... More 

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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36 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

We were on the way to airport and happened to dropby at this place after searching for nearest good restaurant to dine. Food was good but the blue cheese gnocchi could be better. Good environment and can see they are very busy with kids party.

Thank Lawneoh
Tokyo, Japan
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016

Enjoyed a great meal at Nics! They do have gluten free options for those in need. Service was good - and there is a playground for the kids!

Thank lilhammy45
Chiang Mai, Thailand
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73 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016

The menu has something for everyone. A really nice selection. I had the pork schnitzel which are really good, my friends had the pumpkin soup which they loved, one had the sausage plate and asked to get veggies instead of the mash potatoes and they willingly made the change, the other took some tapas as well as a Thai curry... More 

Thank NicoleMarcos
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Found this place by chance in Hang Dong near where we're staying. Lovely outdoor setting. Superbly arranged for kids to have serious fun in a beautiful bamboo style playground with minimal intervention from adults. Great menu for adults and kids. Friendly and attentive owner and staff. Delightful after weeks of the bog standard restaurant fare in Chiang Mai!

Thank chictraveller2015
Chiang Mai, Thailand
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145 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

We have been there twice since the new owner took over. The food was lovely. Great taste and every dish looked great. Service is professionel and friendly. The prices are reasonable because the food is of high quality. Highly recommended, we will come back!

1 Thank Guenterdk

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 2 - USD 10
European, Spanish, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 87 Moo 1 | Nong Kwai, 50230, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Chiang Mai Province  >  Hang Dong
  • Phone Number: +66 87 007 3769
- Ambient indoor (Aircon) dining area- Alfresco dining in our landscaped garden- health & freshly made whole foods- Menu: Tapas, Pizza, Salads, Pasta, Fingerfood, Wraps, Paninis- Homemade Cakes- Special Kids Menu- Fresh Juices & Smoothies

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?