We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Ponganes Espresso

133/5 Ratchapakinai Rd | T. Sriphum a. Muang, Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand
+66 87 727 2980
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good14%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“beans” (20 reviews)
“iced mocha” (2 reviews)
“great coffee” (36 reviews)
All hours
$$ - $$$
133/5 Ratchapakinai Rd | T. Sriphum a. Muang, Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (203)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 170 reviews

Reviewed 29 July 2017

We were somewhat unsure of our location as a result of my shortcut so decided to drop in to this cafe and ask directions. Helpful proprietor so we decided to order iced coffees. Wonderful taste and refreshing drink. I think the coffees might be a...More

Thank Dan L
Reviewed 29 April 2017

in my humble opinion this is the best art coffee shop in chiang mai! they make an amazing coffees, nice setup ant the staff is too friendly

Thank ramirofnandez
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Hidden away this little place offers lovely coffee. They sell beans as well as serving up a selection of coffees for your delight. Pretty sparse in decor, they reserve all their energies for the coffee.

Thank Cymryyncrwydro
Reviewed 28 March 2017

I passed this place on my way to find Chiang Mai's most famous Khao Soi. It looked really cozy and I said to myself I would come back and try the coffee. Indeed on my way back I stopped by and had the flat white....More

Thank AsiantravellerPerth
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Fantastic espresso and charming locale. Carefully crafted and friendly service. Recommended for anyone who craves a break from all the mediocre espresso in northern Thailand.

Thank Andrew O
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Don't know what for the sake of coffee, the sheer arrogance and attitude thrown at our group with smoky roasted coffee. Burnt out roaster. Damn rude.

Thank Raindrops R
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Found this little coffee shop on our first day in Chiang mai, really good coffee! The only downside is that since then, I have been trying to go every morning and they've been closed every time (5 days in a row.) No sign on the...More

Thank Sandra C
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Accidentally found this place whilst wandering around... Its small and not much seating but it has a great range of coffee to try that is roasted on site. I had the Peaberry, grown and roasted in Thailand, super impressed with this coffee and the standard....More

1  Thank Beki_Hull23
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

The coffee was at same standard as a good cafe in Australia or London but the service was really bad especially considering the price. Bluntly told no WiFi and same response for toilet. Was told that they aren't a cafe but a coffee roasters, hence...More

Thank Natasha R
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

Really delicious. Had a flat white that would rival any Melbourne hipster café. Nice, small minimalist interior. Perfect for a quick espresso, etc.

Thank Sporkster2000
Nearby Restaurants
New Delhi Indian Food
677 reviews
.11 km away
Maya Burger Queen at Chiangmai
116 reviews
.11 km away
Ruen Tamarind
213 reviews
.14 km away
Simple Thai Cafe
165 reviews
.11 km away
Nearby Attractions
Sunday Night Market Walking Street - Tha Pae Gate
1,599 reviews
.28 km away
Lanna Folklife Museum
224 reviews
.28 km away
Three Kings Monument
490 reviews
.28 km away
Wat Phan On Temple
54 reviews
.26 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Ponganes Espresso staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$5
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Outdoor Seating
Open Hours
09:30 - 16:30
09:30 - 16:30
09:30 - 16:30
09:30 - 16:30
09:30 - 16:30
09:30 - 16:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 133/5 Ratchapakinai Rd | T. Sriphum a. Muang, Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Chiang Mai Province  >  Chiang Mai
  • Phone Number: +66 87 727 2980
Ponganes Espresso began in a tiny shop on Moon muang soi 5 in Chiang Mai's old city, Thailand and one common goal :to develop a place where customers would be guaranteed an excellent coffee experience every time they visited the store.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing