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135 Soi Kok Tanot, Kata Beach, Karon, Phuket 83100, Thailand
Name/address in local language
+66 87 626 5015
11:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 22:00
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Darwin, Australia
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We were actually on our way to one of the places we found on trip advisor but walking past this place we had to stop. There were lots of people in here-most were Thai. If it hadn't been for the people we probably would of kept walking. Lucky we stopped! The food was absolutely amazing. The spring rolls, soup, curry,... More 

Thank Jadey_from_Oz
East Midlands, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Don't be put off by the "cafe" look and feel of this place, the food was probably the best we had in Kata and we tried quite a few places! Amazing value, once we found it we kept going back. The currys are amazing and the good thing is they are all mild as standard, you have to ask if... More 

Thank Peter A
Canberra, Australia
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We have just spent 10 days in Kata, and dined out at Chai Thai on several occasions. The food is simple but nice. Chai & his friendly staff provide great service & we will return to this restaurant again.

Thank P5749WGjasont
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43 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2017

The owner opened the restaurant to mainly cater for the tastes of Chinese, Korean, Japanese and other far eastern countries, Hence the menu of Thai dishes but with very little or no chillies. They will prepare with spice if required, just ask. We visited a couple of times and were impressed with the speed and efficiency of service, cleanliness and... More 

Thank Gazmo_1
Singapore, Singapore
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30 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

Chai, owner of this restaurant is very friendly and kind. I always visit this restaurant with my friend when I visit Phuket.

Thank Teri1308
London, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2017

We went looking for the Kitchen something or other but there were several restaurants with similar names on Tripadvisor, others had made the same mistake as well as the Tripadvisor photos for the same place showed pictures of different restaurants! We had a good nose around the Lucky Kata Villas opposite earlier in the day and because this place was... More 

Thank Juliet W
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Good thai food, nice staff and very friendly owner. You would not get disappointed after eating here.

Thank Anna P
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

On our stop in Phuket we stayed down the road from Chai Thai. After our first visit we knew we would be regular customers it great local food and, for the quality of the food, extremely cheap. The family that run the restaurant made it a great experience and had to be one of the best massaman curry's I had... More 

Thank Mike H
Traralgon, Australia
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114 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017

Ate here due to a heavy downpour. Very average, should have picked the pizza cafe next door. If you want poor quality food at n average price it's all good For a few dollars more you can go to the family 500 mts away and have a sensational meal. But book if you want to dine after 7 pm

Thank mark d
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21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

Been there, and first they didn't recognized us. We ordered 2 currys with steamed rice. The curry was served on a plate, not in a bowl, like expected for a curry. It was absolutely not liquid. Size was so small, both of us went out, still hungry. Further they gave me a green curry, but I ordered a red curry... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$2 - US$10
Seafood, Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Buffet
Good for
Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 135 Soi Kok Tanot, Kata Beach, Karon, Phuket 83100, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Phuket  >  Karon  >  Kata Beach
  • Phone Number: +66 87 626 5015
The best Thai restaurant with nice staffs !!! Very Delicious Thai food, Fresh seafood, Fresh Fruits shake and Drink. It's affordable prices! Including free wifi.

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