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Ponganes Espresso

133/5 Ratchapakinai Rd | T. Sriphum a. Muang, Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand
+66 87 727 2980
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good14%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“beans” (18 reviews)
“iced mocha” (3 reviews)
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133/5 Ratchapakinai Rd | T. Sriphum a. Muang, Chiang Mai 50200, Thailand
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Reviewed 4 days ago

a few doors down from Thai Akara hotel and hands-down, the best espresso in the city. these guys know their espresso and make great drinks. quiet little shop, very modern and understated; easily as good as any small espresso shop in any big city in...More

Thank micah r
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Top quality coffee from in house roasters. It’s not a classic cafe though, so don’t expect toilet, nor place to work. They’re mainly roasting beans here and sell to other places, the coffee is “by the way”. Definitely worth a visit!

Thank Marcin A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Found this one by accident. What a find! Beautiful coffee and a nice vibe. The coffee is good enough to drink as a piccolo.

Thank IamPenny
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Keep in mind this isn't a cafe you go to get food or mooch the wifi from, you go here to drink coffee and buy beans. The coffee is awesome and the staff are more than happy to answer questions about it. I ended up...More

Thank Will R
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

This is a simple, non-descript set up with minimal decor and seating areas. Think they specialize more in the sale of roasted beans. But the coffee was excellent! Good if you just want to pick up a coffee on the go. We had to walk...More

Thank LowMavis
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 30 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
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$2 - US$5
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout
Open Hours
9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
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.
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