It an unusual name for an authentic Italian restaurant but Why Not
You can enter this very well-known Italian Restaurant & Wine bar from either Soi 11 or Soi 13. They have a gorgeous outdoor sitting area, perfect for a date or you can sit in air conditioned comfort inside.
Why Not offers some of the best wood fired pizzas in Thailand using classic Italian recipes. Their Pasta selection is vast, from Gourmet Pasta like Paccheri Primavera to homemade Gnocchi and mouthwatering Classic or Vegetarian Lasagna. They also offer all the classics like Spaghetti Carbonara, Rigatoni Bolognese, Fettuccine Al Pesto or Spaghetti Alle Vongole.
A huge array of delicious Appetizers are available including Cheese & Cold Cuts Platters, homemade Soups and Salads as well as Antipasti.
Prefer something meaty? Why not has you covered with a good selection Grilled Meats and fish. Highlights include New Zealand Lamb Chops, Australian Wagyu Rib Eye or a Salmon Filet marinated with extra virgin olive oil, garlic, herbs and served with sauteed potatoes.
Why Not also offers their guests one of Chiang Mai’s largest wine lists. Plenty of Vintages on offer from Argentina, Australia, Chile, France, Italy, NZ, South Africa, Spain and USA plus plenty of Italian and International Liquors.
You can finish off the perfect evening with a delicious Panna Cotta, Tiramisu, Chocolate Profiteroles or Lava Cake. Their Gelato is also the real deal.
Why Not? Italian Restaurant and Wine bar is a piece of Italy in the heart of Nimmanhaemin.
Open hours: 5:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.
Address: Why Not Italian Restaurant – Nimmanhaemin Soi 11, Chiang Mai
Tel: 0839464648 – English / 0843290960 – Thai