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Smile House Restaurant

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93 Moo 1, Fishermans Village, Bophut, Ko Samui, Thailand
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+66 77 425 361
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36 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

It is not very much to say other than that this restaurant is not living up its name! The least smiles i´ve seen in this country. the food was a disappointment and the staff made you feel not welcome and almost nervous to try to get there attention. Thats that. Easy to say that weŕe not going back ( neither... More 

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Thank Wilja_of_Lovund
Leeds, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Waitress took our order okay then it went down from there, we ordered spring rolls which were just okay. We waited an hour and half and no other food came, we were getting ready to walk out and were just fininishing our drinks and noticed waitress nudge another and point to us 5 mins later food came out, half order... More 

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Thank ghobson1
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32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A beautifully placed restaurant on the beach , overlooking Koh Phangan, offering lovely fresh thai and western food. Everything was well presented and rated great, we had a selection of thai dishes between the family and everything was spot-on. The choice of inside or outside dining means it covers all bases and plenty of staff on hand to make sure... More 

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Thank Dean B
Bispham,The Fylde
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136 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a meal here the other day the first thing i would like to point out that our waitress didn't live up to the name of the restaurant she was very sullen and didn't smile once we ordered a bottle of red wine expensive and very average taste. Our food coconut yellow curry with chicken i asked for very little... More 

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Thank Steve V
Dunedin, New Zealand
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wide variety of food on offer. Pizzas were undercooked and a bit tasteless. Pasta dishes was undercooked, sauce was watery and lacking in flavour. Cashew chicken was very nice. Maybe instead of having such a big menu they should concentrate on offering fewer dishes and doing them well.

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Thank Lisa19702016
Melbourne
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58 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

reasonable setting and good range of dishes. westernised however and thai food lacked authenticity. Service not bad but not great

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Thank Peter0999
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited last night. Nice location, partly on the beach and it was busy so thought we would give it a try. Bad choice. Food was bland and basic, very little flavour. I've had better pub grub in a Wetherspoons. Prices were sky high too... I was tempted to leave before ordering and really wish I had, but touched it out.... More 

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Thank HeronAddiction
Hong Kong, China
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49 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Don't be put off by the picturesque setting by the beach as the terrible service makes the experience very unpleasant. Whilst the food was more that ok (but how hard is it to muck up phad Thai in Thailand) it is not worth the hassle to get out of the restaurant as calculating the bill took over half an hour.... More 

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Thank Nadina S
Leeds
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54 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went here for lunch on a rainy day. The restaurant is large and you can sit inside or outside. The restaurant offers nice beach views. We sat outside but had to move inside as it was windy outside. One of the fruit shake drinks which we ordered contained 4 fruits but we were told we were only permitted 3... More 

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Thank ChrisandCatheri... R
Brentwood, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Some food was decent we had coconut soup which was lovely. Mains were average and came out cold. Over priced for what your eating in thailand and there are much nicer restaurants! View was lovely on the beach, staff very average probably why they add 10% service. We normally top anyway but food was not that great.

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Thank Sarah P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, European, Asian, Thai
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, View, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 93 Moo 1, Fishermans Village, Bophut, Ko Samui, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Surat Thani Province  >  Ko Samui  >  Bophut
  • Phone Number: +66 77 425 361

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