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Smile @ Waterside

142/44 Moo 2 ,Bueng Kaen Nakhon ,Nai Mueang Subdistrict, Khon Kaen, Thailand
+66 43 320 777
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good55%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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Asian, Thai, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
142/44 Moo 2 ,Bueng Kaen Nakhon ,Nai Mueang Subdistrict, Khon Kaen, Thailand
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Reviewed 30 March 2017

The Smile Restaurant is at a good location if you have a car, near a large lake. The building is modern style with air-con rooms inside or you can eat outside in the court yard. I have known this restaurant for many years, good food,...More

Thank Mike S
Reviewed 17 October 2016

I had been to Smile when it was at Bueng Kaen Nakhorn, but this was my first visit to the new location. We went as a business dinner with Thai and American participants. The service and the food was very good. We were in a...More

Thank Tony C
Reviewed 25 September 2016

The restaurant is near the Nong Khote Lake. The atmosphere was very relaxing. There's rooms for private dining and also rooms for Karaoke. The food was delicious.

Thank pag20162016
Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

A restaurant by the bay. Excellent service. Reasonably priced and very delicious food. Great dessert offerings. Spacious parking space . Choice of air conditioned or al fresco dining. A great dining experience !

Thank rrniranda259
Reviewed 22 May 2016

We used to eat at Smile when it was located downtown KK, but this was the first time at the new location. The food was served fast and it was delicious - just like it used to be. The menu is so extensive and there...More

Thank Morten J
Reviewed 20 April 2016

To begin with "Smile" is no longer by Beung Nakorn but has re-located to Beung Nong Kort near the airport. Having been to both the new one is much better. The location is excellent overlooking the lake (Beung) with seating both outside and inside. Big...More

Thank Pwj25
Reviewed 10 March 2016

We have been here a few times now and it certainly is worth a visit. We have been as a couple and as a group where we booked one of the Karaoke rooms. A lovely evening.

Thank ande2212
Reviewed 8 February 2016

The setting is very nice next to the lake. They have ample off street parking and some friendly staff to assist in the parking lots. The restaurant itself has both an outside and inside eating areas. The inside with air con for those who do...More

Thank Angus M
Reviewed 24 January 2016

This restaurant has reasonable food and friendly service. It is a large establishment and was mostly empty at lunchtime when we went. It has a rather uninspiring view of the lake but the overall appearance of the restaurant is good.

Thank Alex C
Reviewed 21 January 2016 via mobile

A nice place with an english menu too. The staff does not speak much english but are verry helpfull. They will bring you more beer as long as you drink it, so keep that in mind. You may get tipsy without noticing and end up...More

Thank Buddhatraveller
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Do you close at 8 pm???
24 July 2015|
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Response from Rasana_28 | Reviewed this property |
As they have music and bar section, they should close quite late at night. I checked their Fb and the service time is 11:00am-11:30 pm.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 142/44 Moo 2 ,Bueng Kaen Nakhon ,Nai Mueang Subdistrict, Khon Kaen, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Khon Kaen Province  >  Khon Kaen
  • Phone Number: +66 43 320 777