Guide to Italian and Pizzas Restaurants in Chiang Mai

Arcoba Leno

The Fettuccini Alfredo, baked crab with cheese, hot clam pots with garlic, osso bucco, and beef carpaccio to name a few of their popular dishes. A new restaurant near the Charoenrat Road. Reasonable prices.
Address: 60 Na Watkate Rd.,
Open: 11:00 am – 2:00 pm, 5:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Tel: 053 306 254

Buonissimo

It began as a delicatessen but owner Sergio has transformed this place into one of the more popular Italian eateries. Specialties include tuna in veal sauce, excellent pizzas, black spaghetti, shrimp dishes and great pasta selections. Ask to see the wine cellar, Sergio is a wine connoisseur and will gladly help you choose the right wine for your dinner selection. The deli offers all kinds of cheeses, hams and hard to find items in Chiang Mai.
Address: 111/5 Moo 3 Chiang Mai-Prao Rd. (A bit of a drive if coming from downtown. Near MaeJo University)
Open: 11:30 am – 2:30 pm, 6:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Tel: 053 853 098 – 9, 053 849 744

Giorgio

The ever present owner ensures top quality food and service. One of Chiang Mai’s finer restaurants and reservations are a good idea. A good selection of pasta, pizza and meat dishes and reasonably priced house wines.
Address: 2/6 Prachasamphan Rd., Chang Klan
Open: 11:30 am – 2:30 pm, 6:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Tel: 053 818 236

David’s Kitchen

For a great out of Chiang Mai try this great rustic restaurant hidden in the hills. A natural setting next to a river provides a restful ambiance. Try the spaghetti carbonara, lasagna, cheese fondue or T-Bone steak. Thai dishes are also available. The home-made ice cream is delicious. The restaurant is on the same property as Tharnthong Lodges, where bungalows are available for a weekend getaway.
Address: 99/1-3 Moo 8 T.Huay Kaew, A. Mae On. Call ahead for directions
Open: 12:00 am – 10:00 pm. Closed on Tuesdays.
Tel: 053 939 472

La Casa

A huge menu with antipasto, pasta, pizza, and meat dishes.
Address: 5 Moo 1, Irrigation Canal Rd. just off of Huay Kaew Road
Open: 10:00 am – 2:00 pm, 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Tel: 053 215 802

La Gondola

On the Ping river in a garden setting, La Gondola is under the same management as De Stephano. A buffet is occasionally available on special holidays – a great place to be during Loy Kratong. Closed on Mondays.
Address:201/6 Charoenrat Rd., Rimping Condo
Open: 11:00 am – 11:00 pm
Tel: 053 235 942, 053 265 192

La Gritta

A great place for their lunch buffet. Lots of choices and very well priced. Nice views of the pool and excellent service. Dinner is just as good here. Very popular with the ex-pat crowd.
Address: Amari Rincome Hotel, 1 Nimmanhaemin Rd.
Open: 8:00 am – 11:00 pm
Tel: 053 221 130, 053 221 044

La Villa

Probably the best pizza in Chiang Mai! They have a wood fired oven and plenty of topping choices. Reasonably priced in a rustic setting. Service can be slow. On the Sunday Market walking street.
Address:70 Ratchadamnoen Rd.
Open: 11:30 am – 11:00 pm
Tel: 053 216 531

M Cuisine

For the budget minded who enjoy the basics this is the place. Near Chiang Mai University, this very basic pizzeria serves Italian dishes and cocktails for 100-150 baht.
Address: Suthep Rd., (near back entrance of CMU)
Open: 5:00 pm – 10:30 pm

Pasta Caf?

Good pasta, salads and grilled pork chops is served here. Daily specials can be good. Very popular with the locals and the ex-pat crowd. Closed on Monday.
Address: Nimmanhaemin Rd. soi 5
Open: 10:00 am – 2:00 pm, 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Tel: 053 357 310

Pulcinella Da Stefano

Difficult to find but just a few steps from Thae Pae Gate this is a great little Italian restaurant. Reservations recommended as this is a popular eatery.
Address: 2/1-2 Chang Moi Kao Rd
Open: 11:30 am – 10:30 pm
Tel: 053 874 189