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Happy Elephant

78/1 Bophut Beach Road, Ko Samui, Thailand
+66 77 245 347
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good37%
  • Average19%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (73 reviews)
“red snapper” (19 reviews)
“fresh fish” (15 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Asian, Thai, Soups, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
78/1 Bophut Beach Road, Ko Samui, Thailand
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1 - 10 of 831 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Not a lot on the menu for people who are vegetarians or don't eat seafood and beef. However, the food we did receive was decent and the service was okay. I just found the prices too expensive. We split a meal and paid more for...More

Thank Gbonez13
Reviewed 2 days ago

Had dinner here. Great food and portions are sufficient. lovely seating arrangement on the waterfront.

Thank traveller56kolkata
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family and I went here for dinner. The service was a little slow to the point where I started drinking my son's drinks as I couldn't get anyone's attention to replenish mine and when they did it took ages. I'm vegetarian and my food...More

Thank Shani W
Reviewed 1 week ago

To be fair we got to sit in the shade with a fan which was lovely. A can of Diet Coke was quite expensive and came without ice. We both ate pad Thai which was greasy and quite bland. There was even a bit of...More

Thank Amysayer
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Where do we start ... Came here to eat during the night market . We were seated at our table by a lady with the worst attitude. Wine was terrible . 6-700 bht for 5 pathetic prawns. The waitress literally pestered us every 5 mins...More

Thank Hannah J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good menu, with many choices, most dishes landing in the 200thb range. Good thai dishes and a great kids menu.

Thank Paul J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Check out my reviews. I am usually overwhelmingly positive. This place flatters to deceive and the food is not that good. I ordered the mixed grill and the meat was dry and tough. The price was pretty high and I expected better. The service was...More

Thank Mez M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited this place after a recommendation, OMG I wish we didn't, we arrived about 9:30 pm and was taken to our table, there were a few people at tables so we thought this would be ok. We were given menu's the standard Thai type...More

Thank AdamCatherineHarvey
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Delicious food and wine and great service. We ate on the beach after sunset and were delighted by an act of fire performers. Truly magical.

Thank missrachel_ie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went with my wife and 2 friends . Clean and friendly . Had a spot on the beach . We had assorted dishes which were all excellent . In particular I had prawns wrapped in bacon ....... fabulous . We also had a dish of...More

Thank john m
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, View, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 78/1 Bophut Beach Road, Ko Samui, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Surat Thani Province  >  Ko Samui
  • Phone Number: +66 77 245 347
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