- Saturday November 13,
at 7.30 p.m. at Gong Dee Studio: “An Evening with Book
Kitavadhana”, baritone. Book Kitavadhana’s first return to the
stage in five years, joined by Bernard Sumner and David Wilson at the piano
and special guest singers Tianchai Sooktiang and Panit Somana. Tickets 200
baht, available at Gong Dee Gallery. Tel. 0 5322 5032.
Fund Raising Mini Marathon ‘A Helping Hand to
Society’ for the ‘Home and Community Care Project Chiang Mai’ on Sunday,
November 14, 2004. 20,000 baht prize money! Fun for the whole family,
from 6 yrs to 90! More information from Marco, Tel. 0 5344 2300.
‘Simply Nai’s,’ latest exhibition of Nai
Glinhom and first exhibition of Panita Inthasan at Panisa Gallery. 189
Mahidol Road, Haiya Sub-District. Tel 0 5320 2779 from 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.
‘Art by Alain’, at The Writers’ Club and Wine Bar,
Rachadamnoen Road, from November 16-30. An exhibition of original
contemporary paintings by a Thai resident French artist who describes
himself as “an informal pupil of Picasso”. 15 of the works by Alain can
be viewed - and purchased. Images of women, warfare, moonlight, several
versions of the Lord Buddha and more. Prices range from 6,800 to 9,000 baht
and there are some prints at lower cost.
Sunday Bike Group will organize a ride up to Doi
Suthep on the King’s birthday on Sunday, December 5, 2004. Registration
180 baht and start will be at Tha Pae Gate at 7 a.m. on December 5.
The annual Christmas Concert of the Choral Society is
set for Saturday, December 11, 2004. This year it will take place at the
small theatre in the CMU Convention Center at 7 p.m. on December 11. More
details closer to the event.
Christmas Party for orphaned kids affected by HIV, is on
Saturday the December 11, 2004 at The PUB on Huey Kaew Road. Everyone is
welcome to come along and support the event. Donations in form of toys or
cash (to buy toys and medication) are now being taken and can be left with
Grahame at the bar. Every little thing helps. More information needed? Just
call Mrs. Dot on 0 1671 1638 for more details.
Enjoy the Amari Rincome Hotel’s famous Sunday
Brunch, more deliciously tempting than ever. So, forget about your
diet for one day and spoil yourself with a cornucopia of special delights.
Make a reservation at La Gritta Restaurant and enjoy unlimited
gourmet treats for the whole family. Every Sunday from 11.30 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Telephone 053 221 130.
Amazing Sandwich has two restaurants: ‘The
shady island in a sea of rice’ branch No. 2. opposite Kad Suan Kaew
Shopping Mall and the ‘old’ Deli Restaurant and Takeaway between
the Thai Airways Office and Vista Hotel. Tel/Fax: 0 5321 8846.
‘Baan Rom Mai Garden Restaurant’ in the newly
opened Chang Klan Plaza on Chang Klan Road. Thai and Isaan Food in a Bali
style environment. Small Conference and karaoke Rooms, delicious Thai food!
Open daily from 10 a.m. – midnight. Table reservation, tel. 0 5382 0037-8.
Buonissimo Italian Restaurant and Shop! European
Deli! Cheese, wine, homemade pasta, bread and even Italian olive oil. Call
for table reservation, just come to the shop or even order by Internet. Tel.
0 5385 3098–9 or website www.buonissimo.co.th
Chez Gibus Grill House is featuring an ‘All you can
eat BBQ’ daily for only 219 baht. Chez Gibus is open from 6 p.m.
– 10 p.m. daily except Sundays. 42 Kampeangdin Road. Make your table
reservations on tel. 0 5327 2712.
House of Palm, traditional and southern Thai cuisine.
Happy to assist in party arrangements. Closed every Wednesday. On Doi Saket
Highway. For directions and reservations call 0 5329 1401, Mr. Montri.
Rydges serves a ‘Daily Lunch Buffet’, designed
to cater for the needs of the busy people in town throughout the week, the
Business Lunch invites you for a quick but tasty bite. Car park with direct
connection to hotel. For more information contact the Sales Dept. at 0 5325
1531, Rydges Amora Tapae Hotel, Chaiyapoom Road, Chiang Mai. Note that the
Beer Garden is open now!
Saenkham Terrace Restaurant, was one of Chiang
Mai’s best kept secrets regarding Northern Cuisine until the Chiangmai
Mail’s Dining Out column revealed it. The place to meet after a relaxing
Spa treatment at Baan Saen Doi. Both places are to be found at Baan
Naifan 2. Check it out at www.saenkhamterrace.com or www.baansaendoi.com
The Bear’s Den Bar and Restaurant, beside Rimping
Condominium. Mondays – House Spirits 50 baht all night long. Wednesdays
– Ladies Night and free Bingo. Ladies drink free from 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Thursdays and Fridays 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. it’s 2 for 1 on House Draught,
Bottles, Spirits and Wines. Tel/Fax: 0 5326 0404.
The Grillstation has introduced a new menu and
drinks list with German and international specialties as well as German
draught beer, a fine selection of schnapps, fresh brewed coffees, wines by
glass, carafe or bottle. All prepared by Gypsy and his staff. Reserve your
table in advance at 0 5381 8355 or 0 1883 9361, Grillstation, opposite
Pornping Tower, Charoenprathed Road.
The Hole-In-The-Wall, Public House Chiang Mai, just
opened English Pub in the heartland of Chiangmai where you can tuck into
traditional Fish and Chips, Shepherd’s Pie or have a three course English
Lunch for only 90 baht net. 39/7-8 Ratchamanka Rd., T. Phrasing, Tel 0 5328
The Pub on Huay Road is open every day for cool cans
of Tetley smooth flow and draught Tiger. Full coverage of all live major
sporting events shown in the sports bar. The Christmas Party for the
orphaned kids has been set for Saturday December 11, 2004. Bookings for
Christmas Lunch are now being taken. Call Grahame on 0 5321 1550 for more
To Nobody, German Restaurant in Soi Tewan is taking
Christmas reservations and orders now. From Cookies and cakes to turkey,
smoked trout and pork knuckles. Everything can be ordered to go. Party
reservations for the festive season are being taken already. Open daily for
lunch and from 5 p.m. onwards, except Tuesdays. For group or catering
reservations, call Joerg or Sunisa Eisenschmidt at 0 5321 4483.