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Ling Uan (Fat Monkey)

Klong Dao Road, Ko Lanta 11518, Thailand
+66 61 258 2966
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“burgers” (104 reviews)
“wedges” (16 reviews)
“cobb salad” (4 reviews)
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American, Bar, European, Thai, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Klong Dao Road, Ko Lanta 11518, Thailand
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Reviewed yesterday

Pizza was good, the blue cheese & bacon was too salty but the veggie one was delish, burger was well done even though we ordered mid-rare but that's quite common, and given that staff are already juggling 2 languages was not a big deal. I...More

Thank red_kitsune
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Thank you Fat Monkey On two separate occasions great service with really great food. I left full and happy with some lovely cocktails to boot. Kind regards Andy & Miku

Thank Andrew W
Reviewed 1 week ago

My fiancé and I went to this restaurant because we have read on TripAdvisor that they serve good burgers. Unfortunately, this was not the case during our visit. We ordered the Don Corleone and the Bandit burger and we were happy with the size of...More

Thank kc0rtez
ChristinaTimms, General Manager at Ling Uan (Fat Monkey), responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to review. I do, however, wish that you would have let myself or staff know about your unhappiness while you were here. I would have been more than happy to get you new burgers or whatever was needed...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We found this place on Trip Advisor and saw it had amazing reviews for western food and we were relieved to see some western food with good reviews and we wanted a break from Thai food but most western food we'd already had wasn't great....More

Thank Brittany N
ChristinaTimms, General Manager at Ling Uan (Fat Monkey), responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Brittany, Thank you so much for the kind words and great review of the western portion of our menu. I am very pleased to hear you experienced such great service as we take pride and aim for every one of our guests to feel...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a massive restaurant and it looks really cool. They have a huge menu with a lot to choose from. They have Thai and western food on offer. Very lovely staff. It was one o my favourite place to eat on the island

Thank Julien B
Ctimms1983, General Manager at Ling Uan (Fat Monkey), responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Julien, It was great to have you join us for drinks and dinner the other night. Thank you for the great review! Hope to have you join us again in the future. Best Regards, Christina Timms

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went to this restaurant because of its great reviews and ordered two burgers with cheese (280 baht each): + the potato wedges and the selfmade mayo was really great + staff is really nice - me personally, really liked the burger. The patty, however,...More

Thank camiventures
Ctimms1983, General Manager at Ling Uan (Fat Monkey), responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you for coming to dine with us. I am glad you enjoyed our house made garlic mayo and potato wedges. I will let the staff know you enjoyed the service as we take great pride in taking the best care of our guests....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a great restaurant! Excellent food. Reasonable prices. Thai food is excellent as is western food. Outstanding burgers!! Freindly manager (from Australia) :-) Great find in Ko Lanta. Do not miss!More

Thank wsdxb
Ctimms1983, General Manager at Ling Uan (Fat Monkey), responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello! Thank you very much for your kind words. My staff and I are always very happy to hear that our guests had a such great time with us. I am also very glad you got to try both our western and Thai dishes, and...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I tried this restaurant after a recommendation from the Tuk Tuk driver who took me from my hotel to the main road where I could find bars and restaurants that were open. What a recommendation that was! It's a really good looking restaurant with a...More

Thank Neil H
Ctimms1983, General Manager at Ling Uan (Fat Monkey), responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Neil, Thank you very much for your kind words. It has been an absolute pleasure having you dine with us the last two nights. We hope to see you again very soon and introduce you the best burger on Lanta! I will let the...More

Reviewed 10 September 2017

Personal recommend ! We have been in Lanta couple of month ago and come across many managers..This one was above the rest .. We visited the Fat Monkey a few times not just for there outstanding food, but the Service and attention to detail by...More

Thank Diminas
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

This is a really nice Bar & Restaurant on the main road through Saladin in Koh Lanta. The decor is very "Thai Nautical" and visually lovely. The Restaurant is much larger than it first appears and the food a great mixture of Thai and Western...More

Thank Virginia D
ChristinaTimms, General Manager at Ling Uan (Fat Monkey), responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Virginia, Thank you very much for the compliments and lovely review of your dining experience with us. We very much look forward to your return! Thank you again and see you for dinner in the future, Best Regards, Christina Timms

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Questions & Answers
Emily C
19 November 2016|
Response from cocktail_dre |
Yes, still on the menu
jenny H
23 August 2015|
Response from William A | Property representative |
Hi jenny. Sorry no camera as far as I know but I will check again when we get back. Cheers Will
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Klong Dao Road, Ko Lanta 11518, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Krabi Province  >  Ko Lanta
  • Phone Number: +66 61 258 2966
A spacious bar and restaurant set by the road midway down the Klong Dao. Serving Classical Thai cuisine as well as half pound homemade burgers, Italian pizza and fresh pasta & salads. The dining area and bar are set amongst tropical plants and fish ponds. The perfect place to enjoy a great meal or relax with a delicious cocktail. Space for large groups and child friendly.
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