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Khao Lak, Thailand
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Perfect setting,plenty of choice with Thai inspired menu and the service is very friendly and the beer is always cold

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Thank Derek B
Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were staying at kantary beach hotel....just a little walk down the fantastic beach passing another couple of bars but we knew where we wanted to go and boy we weren't disappointed. We went twice during our stay and both times were excellent. Staff more than friendly and polite. Food scrummy. View magnificent, sea breeze, drink, good good, candles what... More 

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Thank Maza8765
london
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52 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in a hotel down the beach and ate here twice in the evening. The food is good, simple and cheap and you are right on the most lovely beach. The staff are typically friendly and gentle and serve excellent mojitos! If you want to feel properly on holiday with your feet in the sand under the beach tables... More 

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Thank James K
Sutton. Yorkshire
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79 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Sat at simple tables under shady covers on the sand so you can hear the sea. Food is good and all fresh. We found their Thai red and green soups to be the best locally.

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Thank Crodenator
Banbury, United Kingdom
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68 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 156 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

Best thing is location. The food is much like anywhere else, except the Sate Chicken, which was awful. The chicken was obviously bought in as reconstituted chicken. I expect real chicken, but got dry rubbish. With sate sauce I suspect out of a jar, the whole thing was poor. Curry and Pad Thai were fine

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Thank davidandhannah
Newark-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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131 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2017

We ate here most nights during our recent stay in Khao Lak. The staff are very friendly and welcoming, the service is good, all of the food is freshly cooked to order and the menu choices and prices are great. You can get a super meal for two with drinks for £20-£25. You need to check the tides if you... More 

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Thank CathyGri
Khao Lak, Thailand
1 review
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Our family love to have some relax time to this nice beach side...clean,Special have good food, reasonable price with great view, recommended to all

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Thank PattyKHAOLAK
Teddington, United Kingdom
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84 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2017

There are huge numbers of reasonably priced beach restaurants in Thailand and this is another one. It is not Michelin star stuff, but is good wholesome and fresh food, like most. Staff speak excellent English (and probably German) are friendly and attentive. The menu is kinda the same as most, and with its location the fish is fresh, tasty and... More 

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Thank Stan C
Khao Lak, Thailand
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Really can't understand how this place is receiving 4 & 5 star reviews - it is by the far the worst place we have eaten at while on holiday in Thailand. The only thing going for it is its location, right on the beach. The service was poor (none of the infectious Thai smiles on offer here) and the food... More 

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Bideford, United Kingdom
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141 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 143 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2017

If you are staying at Kantary Beach Hotel, this beach restaurant is a 5-minute walk along the sand. Tables are situated under Casuarina trees, some of them under their own thatch-roofed shelters - handy for when it rains! The menu is homestyle Thai and surprisingly extensive. Our favourite dishes were those featuring the giant local prawns, one of the plusses... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$16
Cuisine
Seafood, Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats, Romantic, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Khao Lak, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Phang Nga Province  >  Khao Lak

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