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Pa Nual

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Sanpanard Rd, Chiang Rai, Thailand
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Leicester, United Kingdom
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205 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 193 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2016

The restaurant is situated in what looks a little likes a large old wooden warehouse. This is a very simple establishment with, as others have commented, very quirky decor, but this only adds to the atmosphere. We had lunch here on a Saturday when it was quite busy, mostly with locals, but the service was fine. We thought the food... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 259 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2016

Not easy to find as it is covered by Bougainvillea and does not have the actual name above the door but follow the map, it is accurate and as soon as you see a small Vietnamese restaurant that is it!!. Lovely cheap food, very good service, quick & friendly. decent menu selection but very little English spoken, we had the... More 

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Thank Steve H
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2015 via mobile

Great food, good prices, and great staff. It was an easy to navigate menu with delicious good. The atmosphere was fun too. We went back twice to try different things that looked interesting.

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Thank booyaaa
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2015 via mobile

The food was very good, friendly staff and the place is very authentic with an interesting decoration made of a type of recycled art!

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Thank ebcthiago
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70 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 March 2015

We were there for lunch. They have good choice of thai and vietnamise food.All dishes we have order were tasty and really fresh and staff showed how to eat them. Fried banana with honey was simply delicious. One of the best in Chiang Rai.

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Thank Zuzanna O
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51 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2014 via mobile

Delicious Vietnamese and Northern Thai food. Try the "Nam Ngiew". It'd a special rice noodles done Northern-style in jot and spicy soup with minced pork, vegetables and blood jelly. Does not sound too enticing but it is really tasty. You can ask opt for a non-spicy option as well.

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Estonia
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31 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2014

It had excellent Vietnamese cuisine and I would go there again. The atmosphere was also great, somewhat different from other Thai restaurants with high ceilings and lots of stuff gathered around the place.

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Warsaw, Poland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2014

Good Vietnamese and Thai food. We tried the famous northern Thai soup with cubes of coagulated blood, Vietnamese sausage rolled with vegetables into spring rolls and a kind of satay wrapped in vine leaves. Everything was tasty and the servings were generous. Nothing mind-blowing but definitely recommended.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 March 2014 via mobile

We found this restaurant in out lonely planet and looked out for it for a while but it was definitely worth it!! Loved the atmosphere there and the food was absolutely delicious! Try the shrimp rice paper rolls and the chicken salad - AMAZING!!!

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Thank Missadventurelover
Deutschland
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48 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2013

Not easy to see from the main street (phahonyotin), this black barn has really tasty vietnamese food. Also, the thai nam ngiao is delicious. The building does not really close, so is no aircon, but due to the high ceiling, even in the hottest days, the fans handle the remaining heat without problems. So for some really inexpensive authentic non-spicy... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Vietnamese, Thai
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sanpanard Rd, Chiang Rai, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Chiang Rai Province  >  Chiang Rai

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