the Princess Mother at Rai Mae Fah Luang in Chiang Rai on Sunday, July 17.
Beginning at 9 a.m., and an opportunity to honor the Princess Mother and see
the beautiful gardens and museum. More information can be obtained from
Big Band Jazz and Swing Concert! Look forward to the
visit from the incredible US Air Force jazz ensemble at Payap University on
Monday, July 11, at 7 p.m. at Payap University, Somsawalee Theater. Contact
the Music Department at 0 5324 8037 for more information.
‘Proud Ladies, Pink Skies’, Burmese Art at
La Luna Gallery from July 16 – August 14. ‘La Luna’ is open
daily except Mondays from 10 a.m. – 8 p.m. Tel. 0 5330 6678
Sport of a different kind at ‘The Pub’. The
2nd Annual Yorkshire Pudding Eating Contest will be held on the evening
of Saturday July 23. Come along to either participate or simply cheer them
on. The reigning champion has already signed up and will be there to defend
“Art and Amity II”, a watercolor art exhibition
by Chiang Mai foreign and Thai residents can be viewed in Galerie Panisa,
opposite the Toyota Showroom and Niyom Panich, three minutes from Chiang Mai
International Airport, on Mahidol Road. Daily until July 11.
A Debussy Festival presents classical music by the
French composer Claude Debussy and some of his contemporaries. Piano, vocal
and chamber music performed by pianist Bennett Lerner and Friends. Opening
concert on Friday, July 8, 7.30 p.m, Gong Dee Studio. Tickets 250
Concert with piano and vocal music by Bennett Lerner,
Sheilagh Angpiroj (Soprano) and Book Kitavadhana (Baritone) on Sunday, July
10, 7.30 p.m. (Introductory lecture by Dr. Lerner at 6.30 p.m.) at Gong Dee
Studio. Tickets 250 baht.
On Saturday, July 9, 2 p.m. Debussy’s opera Pelleas
et Melisande will be shown in a TV recording at Vista Cinema No.5, Kad Suan
Kaew. Tickets 100 baht. For more information, contact Jan Verwers at
[email protected] or at 0 9757 9875.
Don’t forget to visit Thapae Sunday Walking Street
every Sunday along Rachadamnoen Road from 5 p.m. until midnight and Saturday’s
Wualai Walking Street where you can purchase silver products and many
home decor items.
Enjoy the Amari Rincome Hotel’s ‘Longan’
July promotion at all outlets and their ‘Seafood’ promotion at La Gritta
Restaurant. Let chef Dirk spoil you with a cornucopia of special delights.
Make a reservation at La Gritta Restaurant and enjoy gourmet treats
for the whole family. Reservations at telephone 0 5322 1130.
Amazing Sandwich Restaurant, since 1998 the Sandwich
Specialist in Chiang Mai, has opened branch number 3 at the new Sompetch
Gold Place, a few meters before you reach the Rydges Amora Tapae Hotel! All
branches serve individual kinds of Sandwiches, Burgers, Baguettes, Subs,
Buns or Cold Platters with amazing quality at reasonable prices! Branches 1
and 2 are at 252/3 Prapokklao Rd. beside Thai Airways office and 20/2 Huey
Kaew Rd. opposite Orchid Hotel.
Chiang Dao Nest - Rainy Season Special 10 percent
discount for Rimping Supermarket cardholders on all food, drinks and
accommodation from now until August 31. Chiang Dao Nest Mini-Resort 1 and 2
is situated in a peaceful, mountainous area nearby Chiang Dao Cave, just
over an hour north of Chiang Mai. For more details please see
Chiangmai Kebab, the newest Kebab shop in Chiang Mai
opens daily at 5 p.m. – 2.30 a.m. Traditional home made Pita bread, salad
and your choice of chicken or beef Kebab with the sauce you choose. They
also serve Falafel and Samosas made fresh daily. Parking next to DK Book
Shop behind Oriflame. Tel. 0 7188 1832.
Chez Gibus Grill House lets you have ‘your’ daily
BBQ season. Choose your favorite cuts from an assorted display of prime
quality meats and seafood and have them cooked the way you want. Match your
meal with a fresh salad from the salad bar and flavor it with your choice of
yummy sauces. All you can eat for only 219 baht per person. Chef Alain is
there from 6-10 p.m. except Sundays. 42 Kampeangdin Road. Make your table
reservations on Tel. 0 5327 2712.
Fondue House opposite Central Airport Plaza. A haven
of good food to let you relax after a hectic day and enjoy Fondue with the
family. Try it, you won’t be sorry. For reservation 0 9423 1688 or 0 5320
Farang Ses –French Restaurant at the Mandarin
Oriental Dhara Dhevi Resort Chiang Mai offers a four course Seasonal Menu
plus Petit Fours for 1,800 baht per person until July 31. For reservations,
contact Sutreeya at Tel. at 0 5388 8888, Ext. 8842.
‘Food for You’, at the old Jinda Needle Works
factory, 28 Moo 5, Chiangmai-Doisaket Road, Sansai, Chiang Mai. Open three
days per week on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays by reservation only from 5
p.m. onwards. A secret hideaway place with Fine Dining Thai Cuisine. You
don’t know what you miss until you try. Call Chef and Owner Tutu for
reservation and direction at Tel 0 5349 1604, mobile 0 1530-4386.
Chef Jovi from Fujian, the Chinese Restaurant at the
Mandarin Oriental Dhara Dhevi Resort Chiang Mai has created a new lunch Dim
Sum Menu for only 500 baht per person. Open daily for Lunch from 11 a.m. –
3 p.m. and evenings from 6 p.m. onwards. Table reservations recommended at 0
‘La Casa’, true Italian cuisine serves over 200
dishes of home cooked specialties. La Casa is at 5 Irrigation Canal Rd. and
you will receive 10 percent discount by cutting out the advertising in this
issue of the Chiangmai Mail. Reservation for table or catering
service at 0 5321 5802.
Rachamankha Hotel serves Afternoon Tea Menu for you
and your guest’s delight. Light cheese cakes, apple strudel with whipped
cream and Scone Mascarpone and jam among many other different sweets to make
your afternoon tea most enjoyable. Reservation or more information, call 0
Rydges Amora Tapae Hotel serves a delicious
International Lunch Buffet at the Chillies Restaurant inside the hotel.
Daily 11.30 a.m. – 2 p.m. Price 200 baht++ per person / children half
price. For more information, contact the Sales Dept. at 0 5325 1531, Rydges
Amora Tapae Hotel, Chiang Mai.
Saenkham Terrace Restaurant. Live music every Friday
and Saturday evening, featuring tenor Book Kitavadhana at the Ban Naifun 2
Clubhouse. The place to meet after a relaxing Spa treatment at Baan Saen
Doi. www.saenkham terrace.com or www.baan saendoi.com
‘The Duke’, on the East Side of Ping River, near
the ‘little’ Rimping Supermarket is open daily for lunch and dinner with
a menu created for the expatriate and the Thai community. Try the largest
family pizzas in Chiang Mai! Children very welcome. Te lephone 0 5324 9231.
The Grillstation covers the Formula 1 Season and
shows every race and pampers the guests. Receive your personal race-info on
every race. Reserve your table in advance at 0 5381 8355 or 0 1883 9361,
Grillstation, opposite Pornping Tower, Charoenprathed Road.
The Pub on Huey Kaew Road has revamped their menu and
included a new range from Yorkies Pies. The weekly prize draw on a Wednesday
is proving to be very popular but you have to be in The Pub at the time of
the draw (7 p.m.) to win. Aussie Rules Football every weekend. Games
schedule is displayed in the bar. Every Friday 20 percent discount all
night. For further details contact Grahame on 0 5321 1550.
To Nobody, German Restaurant in Soi Tewan is ideal
for expats and Thais alike. Indulge yourself and discover new delights from
Germany. Open for lunch and then dinner from 5 p.m. onwards, (daily except
Tuesdays). Call Joerg or Sunisa Eisenschmidt at 0 5321 4483 or 0 7183 1202.