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Viva Restaurant

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$$ - $$$
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29-Pruksa Utit Road, Krabi Town 81000, Thailand
+66 75 630 517
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Bangkok, Thailand
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 April 2016

This restaurant was recommended to me by a friend who lives in Krabi and I could not have been more pleased. I ate here 2 nights, having pasta both times (gnocchi ragu bolognese and penne with tuna capers and chilli). Both were delicious, especially the gnocchi. The staff were very polite and wonderful, the owners also. I stayed a while... More 

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Tielt-brabant, Brabant, Belgium
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 April 2016 via mobile

Highly recommend place to go to if you're up for a break on all the Thai food. The owner, Italian, is a great chef and brings the better Italian food and wine on your table. Friendly staff and nice Italian decoration. I had a pizza just as good as in any local Italian trattoria - and my partner's seafood pasta... More 

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Thank Kris V
Antwerp, Belgium
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 April 2016 via mobile

I agree... You don't come all the way from Europe to Thailand to eat pizza or pasta, but Thai food for 2 weeks in a row is just too much, isn't it? So when we came across Viva in the streets of Krabi, we decided to have a pasta and pizza evening. My partner choose for a pizza prosciutto e... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

While Krabi town may not have the beach charm of the surrounding islands or beaches, if you're looking for a peaceful restaurant with a great Italian menu range from simple antipastos to fresh pastas and authentic pizzas then Viva is definitely worth the visit. Very friendly owners and staff, family/children friendly and big and small group capable. We've been coming... More 

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Beijing, China
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2016

Wow amazing food! The owner walked over and asked if we were ok etc. The staff was good and attentive. This place isn't on the main drag but worth the walk. I wasn't wanting Thai and this was perfect. We got pizza, bruschetta and beer. The weather is hot but they have airy restaurant.

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Thank Teacher2014
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2016 via mobile

Me and my partner returned to this restaurant 3 times during our stay on Krabi. The food is delicious with so much vegetarian choice for us and tasted so fresh each time! The staff and owners are all really welcoming and attentive and made our visits enjoyable each time!

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Thank Sam C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

We went here for lunch today on our way to our accommodation just after we arrived from Koh Lanta. We didn't have time or wifi to check for restaurants and we thought this place looked very friendly - they didn't disappoint us. Service was really quick and the food was just great (felt like home). We would definitely recommend this... More 

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Thank Swan T
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

We are in love with the food here. The owners of this restaurant are really friendly and they treat their customers very well, excellent hosts.

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Thank Felicia T
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 April 2016

the best penne carbonara and lasange , also homemade pizza good, wine house. german beer. clean and fair price, friendly staff x i hope to come back

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Thank Jenny J
Nijmegen, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

I would definitely recommend this place! The pizzas are simply delicious and the staff very friendly. During the two nights that I stayed at Krabi, I visited this place twice!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$15
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, European
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29-Pruksa Utit Road, Krabi Town 81000, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Krabi Province  >  Krabi Town
  • Phone Number: +66 75 630 517

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?