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Fah Thai Magazine July/August 2017


HAPPENINGS THAILAND CHIANG MAI U HOTEL NIMMAN Designed by Thailand’s national artist Ong-art Satraphan, the hotel is one of the latest properties on the road. Non-guests can check out the hotel’s terrace bar on the ground floor or have a meal at EAT@Rincome, an all-day dining restaurant. 1 Nimmanhaemin Road, right at the Rincome junction, +66 (0) 52 005 111 RISTR8TO A jewel of a coffee spot on Nimman, Ristr8to (pronounced ris-trae-to) is a specialty café in Chiang Mai with excellent baristas and a hipster vibe. A good coffee is guaranteed and the waffle is worth a try. Open 7.08am to 6.08pm 15/3 Nimmanheamin Road near Soi 3, +66 (0) 53 212 278 TONG TEM TOH A place for authentic Northern cuisine, Tong Tem Toh is consistently packed. Popular with Thais and foreigners alike, all seasonal northern specialties are on offer. Prices are inexpensive. Nimmanhaemin Soi 13, +66 (0) 053 894 701 THE SALAD CONCEPT You won’t miss seeing the glass restaurant at the corner of Soi Nimman 13. Look inside and you’ll see all the greens that are fit to drink and consume. The healthy food joint offers hot dishes, smoothies and health drinks, all a must-try. At the corner of Nimmanhaemin Soi 13, +66 (0) 53 894 4455 GUU FUSION ROTI & TEA Highly recommended for roti-lovers. The place offers an extensive menu featuring both the sweet and savoury. Roti is paired with curry and other local delicacies. Plan ahead, it can be crowded during dinnertime. Open 9am to 20.30pm At the corner of Nimmanhaemin Soi 3, +66 (0) 53 105 731 NIMMAN THAI COOKING SCHOOL If you have some 3 hours to spare and love Thai cooking, this is a place to be. Nimman Thai Cooking School offers classes that you can book online and select any 5 dishes to learn. They also pick you up and drop you off at the hotel. Open 9am to 8.30pm, Nimmanhaemin Soi 17, +66 (0) 83 575 0424 MINIMAL GALLERY A night with a dose of art and drinks could happen here at Minimal Gallery. The first floor houses an art space and a minibar so you can sip your drinks and indulge in the arts. Head upstairs for the art studio which regularly holds exhibits by local talents. Open 12pm to 12am, 24/2 Nimmanhaemin Soi 13, +66 (0) 84 169 3283 CHABA BOUTIQUE A small shop packed with clothing and accessories in the vibrant boho style. Their collections are unique and use natural materials. The shop has two branches on Nimman with the second one at Think Park Plaza. Open 10am to 9pm, Nimman Promenade Soi 4 92