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An evening out to explore.

There are LOADS of market stalls here selling so many different things, and of course much is... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
mikejhutt
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Milford, United Kingdom
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A nice place to wander around

It is a nice place to wander around, much like the title says. Some good coffee shops... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
digitallywarped
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Guizhou, China
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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All reviews friday night street food night market walking street restaurants and bars seafood great market stalls selling street vendors pancakes beach front great atmosphere worth a visit lots of shops great place to visit cheap cocktails coco tams
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Typical superficial tourist area. Poor quality food, tatoo shop, made in china stuff, too sound and bad music in the street. Nothing new there....a tourist trap.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Abyssin27
Reviewed 2 days ago

Lots of market type shops for those present's you want to bring back or just want to treat yourself, great food stalls, live music a couple of nights a week. Parking on site.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Michelle B
Reviewed 3 days ago

Was recommended by the hotel to visit on a Friday night. Was not disappointed! Loads of small stalls set up along the alleyway with people selling local handicrafts, food, drinks & souvenir. People sometimes come to Ko Samui and not see the likes of Fisherman...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank martaeverton
Reviewed 3 days ago

Great area to find restaurants serving different cuisines, Thai, Italian, fresh fish etc. Loads of souvenir shops, clothing shops - you can even have a suit made to fit in the tailor shops! - along with 7-11 stores and chemists (if required!) Loads of places...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank MrsHum
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

There are LOADS of market stalls here selling so many different things, and of course much is locally made, including some very nice “art and craft” things. As usual here, everybody is very friendly.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank mikejhutt
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

It is a nice place to wander around, much like the title says. Some good coffee shops, restaurants, and massage parlours. Nice for killing a few hours.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank digitallywarped
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

If you’re in Samui on a Friday, you should go (assuming you don’t mind crowds). In addition to the usual store fronts, the streets are lined with vendors selling everything from quail eggs on a stick to t-shirts to crocodile meat. Mostly filled with tourists,...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank born2sunbathe
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

There's nice beaches and nice area to hang out, some hotels in area so hang out this area is nice but not must.... Only if you have some free time to pass by, we had small washing in sea while our driving tour.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank RonnieHaham
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It’s still good fun and not too tacky but has become a pastiche of itself . However there are a couple of good restaurants ( 2 fishes my favourite) and Karma Sutra always excellent fun.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank pemzadit
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great atmosphere and loads of yummy restaurants on the beach to choose from. Many food stores and you must try the pancakes and corn on the cobs from the stores. Can get very busy.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank miriam s
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hlN9047LD
8 February 2019|
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Response from samilly2014 | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn't say it is any more expensive than the Chaweng Beach area in regards to eating and drinking, however I could not comment on accommodation costs, as we stayed in neither place. It has a range of quite basic Thai... More
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Siobhan S
1 October 2018|
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Response from Eric O |
There are vegetable dishes at the restaurants... Nice cheap Thai place next to information center has great options including ing sticky rice. Owner's name is Pee Pee. No joke. Nice guy!
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429carolynn
1 October 2018|
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Response from frazzel83 | Reviewed this property |
Main big market is on 5pm Friday nights there is another small one on Monday or Tuesday night (check the night)
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