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Ko Lanta Yai Ko Lanta, Ko Lanta, Thailand
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50 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

The first time I ordered fish which ranked among the best fried fish I've tasted in my life. Simplicity in itself: a dish of steamed rice and fried fish topped with crispy basil and lemongrass. It was fabulous. After dinner we had a lovely conversation with the owner and her daughter. We knew we'd like to come back another night.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

Both food and service! Family resturant with a good atmosphere and nice place. Clean, playfull place with charming service. We where a group of 10, children and adults, everyone found some lovley food. I know that it will not be the last visit on this place!:-)

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Stockholm, Sweden
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6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2016 via mobile

It's just off the main road but it's the best place to eat along the main rd strip of long beach. Food is very tasty and portions are very good value, try there specials from the sign board as you walk in which are much more expensive than items from the menu but at 350 baht they are incredible value... More 

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Thank Pedro-se
Chichester, United Kingdom
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85 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2015 via mobile

Cookkai is a restaurant we first visited several years ago. It was low season and we were the only people there. The food was great and we had a good evening. We are in high season now, and decided to visit again. This time the restaurant was very busy but we were quickly shown to a table and presented with... More 

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Thank Gorsefox
wolverhampton
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66 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2015 via mobile

Great food. Good staff. Worth the extra few baht. We both had hot pan specials with plenty of king prawns. I had mine thai style and it was hot but so tasty. I can't fault the food or service

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Thank cakey23
Wrexham County, United Kingdom
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62 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2015 via mobile

My partner and I ate here everyday during our stay on Ko Lanta, very good service, food is lovely too! Staff are all friendly and always smiling. Good little place for food. I'd recommend anyone to try this place out if your in Ko Lanta!!

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Thank Jade P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2015 via mobile

I have been here in koh lanta is resturant is good food and staff is so friendly expectly nong mon and team.

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29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 March 2015 via mobile

Visited this commercial-looking dining spot out of desperation (most places looked closed). Usually I prefer hole-in-wall places, but the experience here was a pleasant surprise. Good good, OK prices, and attentive staff.

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Thank Eing M
Napier, New Zealand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2015

Just spent 8 days on lanta and I ate at one of their restaurants once a a day :) Great locations, warm, welcoming, friendly staff and of course excellent food ant very good prices. Hard to fault this place. I would definitely return and I highly recommend!.

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Lisbon, Portugal
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108 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2014

Very good and very ship. Great variety of dishes to choose. Nice view to the sea and easy acess to the beach just in front of the restaurant

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Thai
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ko Lanta Yai Ko Lanta, Ko Lanta, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Krabi Province  >  Ko Lanta

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