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Cucina Italiana

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$$ - $$$
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Ban Chalok Lam | Moo 7, Ko Pha Ngan 84280, Thailand
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

This is a place i don't want to write review because i am jealous. I want to hide it in my pocket and do not show it to anybody so nobody will know about this place. This place is a reason one somebody might want to come back on the island and it is like a tourist attraction of the... More 

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Thank Alexey D
London, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Great food in a lovely setting next to Chaloklum beach. Super friendly owner. Hadn't been here for 5 years but it's just as good and we won't be waiting this long to return. Excellent service.

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Thank John H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

perfect place for dinner with vine and seafood! great choice of pasta, nice seaview and your feet in a sand - what else?)

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Thank Valencia K
Perth, Australia
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10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016

Both the pizza and pasta here is great, with a beautiful ocean view - great to watch the sunset. Would also recommend trying the coffee and dessert here, the tiramisu was amazing. The staff are very friendly and welcoming.

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Thank pavlina-ha
Newcastle, England, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

Really lovely evening was had here. The pizzas were great and the staff were incredibly friendly! A downpour occurred whilst we were eating and the staff made sure everyone was dry instantly...we had to sit closer together at that point but that was awesome as we made friends with another couple of travellers. Again, as I mentioned, great food -... More 

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Thank Ruth C
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 March 2016

This small restaurant looks quite invisible but once youve been there you will always come again. The restaurant offers orginal italian pizza and pasta cooked by the very friendly italian owner. The stuff is friendly and english speaking. Even if the food is a little more pricier than the local thai restaurants (pizza 220bht) its worth it, because servings are... More 

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Thank Vincent C
Dusseldorf, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 March 2016

We tried Fabio's, we tried Monna Lisa (which was also good, but then they stopped) and then we ended up at Cucina. And we stick to it. Right at the beach, warmly greeted by the Italian owner, thinly crusted pizza, just perfect. There is also home made pasta on the menu, mamma mia! Chaloklum is the coolest authentic village on... More 

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Thank Mila K
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2016

Italian Chef in open kitchen, located on the beachfront. Salad was good, pizza ok, but definitely let down by presentation on aluminium bases, which reminded me a bit of chalk on blackboard when cutting pizza and unpleasant associations of al foil between teeth. Presentation of restaurant very basic and not very pleasant inside. Much nicer surroundings, pizza and experience at... More 

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Thank Roland V
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2015 via mobile

If I lived on Ko Phangan, I would go to this restaurant every single day of the week and twice on Sunday. We got the ravioli with Bolognese sauce as well as two pizzas, the vegetarian and the 4 cheese. Every bite, even down to the last one, was of the utmost pleasure. Go! You won't regret it. The setting... More 

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Thank Shaun B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2015 via mobile

The home made pasta was excellent The coffee was excellent The service was amazing Right in front of the beach Everything you need for a remarkable dinner!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, European
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ban Chalok Lam | Moo 7, Ko Pha Ngan 84280, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Surat Thani Province  >  Ko Pha Ngan

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