Last Updated: December 2018
SPORTS BARS IN THE OLD CITY
Chiang Mai Saloon II
A long-established sports bar and restaurant on Ratvithi Road. The Saloon II serves up a good selection of bottled beers, which includes the popular Beer Lao, and cocktails such as Long Island iced teas. The food menu provides a varied selection of burgers and other international dishes.
Chiang Mai Saloon II: #30 Ratvithi Rd., T. Si Phum, A. Muang, Chiang Mai 50300 | Open: 11:00-00:00 (Daily) | Tel: +66 53 219 667 | Facebook
Like Chiang Mai Saloon II, Sheryle’s Bar is located on Ratvithi Road and is a spacious premises with walls covered in pictures. Pool tables, large-screen televisions showing live sports fixtures and great food and drink are the key features of this bar. A choice of domestic, international and Belgian beers plus Thai dishes and food specials from the Netherlands have made Sheryle’s a fashionable choice for Thais, expats and tourists alike.
Sheryle’s Bar: #25 Ratchawithi Rd., A. Muang, Chiang Mai 50000 | Open: 11:00-00:00 (Daily) | Tel: +66 98 294 8022 | Website | Facebook | E-mail
The UN Irish Pub
The UN Irish Pub is at the heart of the action on Ratvithi Road. This pub is one of only a handful of places in Chiang Mai with Guinness on tap. The pub has Heineken on draught too and stocks a range of bottled beers and wines. The cocktail list is extensive. Live sports on TV, a weekly quiz night, a garden and a great menu of Thai and Western snacks and meals keep the punters coming through the door.
The UN Irish Pub: #24-24/1, Ratchawithi Rd., A. Muang, Chiang Mai 50100 | Open: 09:00-00:00 (Daily) | Tel: +66 53 214 554 | Website | Facebook | E-mail
Mad Dog is an open-fronted bar facing the eastern side of the city moat and serves up a selection of bottled beers, draught Heineken, spirits and wines. Mad Dog has garnered a good reputation for its wholesome food since opening in the early 2000s. Pizzas, sandwiches, burgers, baked potatoes and all-day breakfasts are freshly made to order. Several televisions screen live sports.
Mad Dog: #9/3 Moonmuang Rd., A. Muang, Chiang Mai 50100 | Open: 08:00-23:00 (Daily) | Tel: +66 53 273 002 | Website
Rider’s Corner Bar
This biker themed pub is tucked away in the northeast moat corner and is a chilled place to visit. The bar offers a collection of alcoholic beverages ranging from Chang beer and house wine to sambuca and Southern Comfort. Fried cheese sticks, massaman curries, English stew, pasta specials and a choice of breakfasts are among the diverse culinary delights available at Rider’s Corner. This bar shows live televised sports fixtures.
Rider’s Corner Bar: #367 Moonmuang Rd., T. Phra Singh, A. Muang, Chiang Mai 50100 | Open: 08:00-22:00 (Daily) | Tel: +66 087 048 1787 | Website | Facebook
SPORTS BARS IN LOI KROH – NIGHT BAZAAR
My Place Lounge
My Place is a US themed sports bar and occupies a prime spot on the entertainment strip at Loi Kroh Road. Several TVs dotted around the bar are typically tuned to different live sports games which might include the likes of Six Nations Rugby, English Premier League Football and Major League Baseball. Staff famed for their hospitality, a large choice of cocktails, craft beers, ciders and a menu with offerings including all-day breakfasts, Philly cheesesteaks and paninis have helped turn My Place into one of the most popular nightlife venues in Chiang Mai.
My Place Lounge: – #80, Loi Kroh Rd., T. Chang Klan, A. Muang, Chiang Mai 50100 | Open: 08:00-24:00 (Daily) | Tel: +66 85 709 6851 | Website | Facebook | Email
The Coyote Bar
The Chiang Mai Coyote Bar is one of the bar beers in the Loi Kroh Muay Thai boxing centre. The Coyote is a premium choice as it is air-conditioned and comes with the added extras of a pool table, live televised sports, bar snacks, a fully-stocked bar and even wireless internet.
Coyote Bar: – Soi 3A, Loi Kroh Rd., A. Muang, Chiang Mai 50100 | Open: 15:00-01:00 (Daily) | Tel: +66 98 294 8022 | Website | Facebook
The Playhouse Bar
About halfway down Loi Kroh, the Playhouse Bar is a great spot to make new friends and have fun. Specialist cocktails add to the standard beer and wine offerings of similar bars while the staff lay on pub games for the enjoyment of patrons. A large screen is used to screen live sports and music videos.
Playhouse Bar: #66/2, Loi Kroh Rd., A. Muang, Chiang Mai 50100 | Open: 02:00-02:00 (Daily) | Facebook
The Wild Boar
Loi Kroh’s Wild Boar is a mixed pub and restaurant at which customers are able to enjoy delicious food and beverages as well as play pool and watch live sports games on screen. Among the food and drink items are ciders, Thai beers, shots, Canadian and English breakfasts, pad Thai fried noodles, club sandwiches and geng keow wan green curry.
Wild Boar Bar: #30/5, Loi Kroh Rd., A. Muang, Chiang Mai 50100 | Open: 08:00-00:00 (Daily) | Tel: +66 89 221 3060 | Website | Facebook
The Red Lion
The Red Lion is an English pub with loads of items of memorabilia on its walls. It has a patio at the front which is perfect to relax on after shopping sprees in the nearby Night Bazaar. Draught Guinness, several different ciders, English ales such as Fuller’s London Pride, Well’s Bombardier and IPA plus wines and cocktails including a signature Singapore Sling are a few of the entries on an endless drinks menu. Live football and other sports events are shown on the television in the bar.
Red Lion Bar: #123 Loi Kroh Rd., Night Bazaar, A. Muang, Chiang Mai 5000 | Open: 09.30-01:00 (Daily) | Tel: +66 53 818 847 | Website | Facebook | E-mail
Down Under Pub
The Down Under offers a great atmosphere to enjoy ice-cold beers and Aussie food. Bistro food items cover all the bases with daily specials, breakfasts, home-made pies, burgers, toasties, and fish and chips guaranteed to satisfy cravings for food from home. Pool and live sports on television combined with a spacious bar area are bonuses at the DUP.
Down Under Pub: #186/1, Loi Kroh Rd., A. Muang, Chiang Mai 50000 | Open: 15:00-00:00 (Daily) | Tel: +66 98 294 8022 | Website | Facebook