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Drifters Beach Cafe

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5/30-31 Moo 1, Naa Jomtien Soi 8 | Pattaya, Sattahip 20250, Thailand
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+66 87 743 2319
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11:00 - 10:00
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Tue - Sun 11:00 - 10:00
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28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Had a pizza there with my friends. Nice place with terrace on the beach. I ordered a Margarita...Very good. We enjoyed the sea view and music. Nice place for relaxing. Worth a visit.

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Thank Chris_andersson007
Sattahip, Thailand
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just had some nachos pizza and beer here. Great place . Good music great sunset views if you are lucky with the weather. Watched the sunset and were lucky to watch a thunderstorm over Chonburi.. Spectacular. . Parking can be a problem. The owner could perhaps be a little more chatty. Loved the place will be back.

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Thank jim g
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here with my husband and two teenage boys... we loved the pizza. My husband and I also did carry out one night for the boys and had a couple of drinks as well while we waited for our food. The mango margaritas are amazing! But the best part are the super friendly women who make this place so special!!!... More 

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1 Thank Patty D
Houston, Texas, USA
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67 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 284 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From the west end exit of the Pinnacle Grand Jomtien Hotel you walk some 100 feet and you will find this cozy restaurant. At the time of my visit at 7pm, there is one cook in the kitchen, the waitress also work on the blender preparing the drinks, while an old lady will bring the food to you. Classic American... More 

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1 Thank baketown89
Sattahip, Thailand
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33 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Good choice for any sunset during the week, except mondays, its closed!You can enjoy a prefect sea view from your table!

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Thank 77amaia
Bangkok, Thailand
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Absolutely lovely little restaurant right on the beach. The atmosphere is so inviting and you can hear and see the ocean waves cracking through the open "walls." The music was perfectly chosen. The food was excellent. I really enjoyed the sweet potato wedges and the beef stew. There was a sign outside warning of being under staffed and that service... More 

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Thank Nikki J
Pattaya, Thailand
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Sometimes, I like to sit back, relax, a cold apple cider in hand, good tucker (food), good music, and hear the waves crashing on the sea shore. That's what Drifters Beach Cafe is all about, and, I and my Thai partner have been there many times. The food from the snacks, to the Aussie meat pies and sausage rolls, to... More 

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Thank Michael N
Dagmersellen, Switzerland
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

We found this Restaurant because of tripadvisor and we were not disappointed. Nice and friendly people. Nice location and good food! It was a pleasure! We will come back :-)

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Thank Jazzed17
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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86 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Visiting Jomtien requires a visit to Drifters for a jug of margaritas. The jug is great value at Baht 650 and extra ice can be added to keep it cold. Try it.

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1 Thank glaird
Mobberley, Cheshire
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94 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

This remains one of the best little secrets on the coast. A real get away from it all bar where you can really believe you are on a desert island. Always a welcome from the Aussie owner, Tony. This is a lively early doors crowd especially on a Friday. Always room for another. Well worth a visit

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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
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$12 - US$80
Cuisine
Bar, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Kids, View, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Cheap Eats, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 10:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 10:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 10:00
Thursday
11:00 - 10:00
Friday
11:00 - 10:00
Saturday
11:00 - 10:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5/30-31 Moo 1, Naa Jomtien Soi 8 | Pattaya, Sattahip 20250, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Chonburi Province  >  Sattahip
  • Phone Number: +66 87 743 2319
Description
Drifters is located right at the waters edge on the Naa Jomtien Soi 8 peninsula,20 minutes out of town,just on the outskirts of Jomtien/ Pattaya. Casual open air beach side dining, laid back, nothing fancy. We specialize in 100% wood fired thin crust Pizza. Aussie Meat Pies. Authentic cocktails, variety of cold local and craft beers, great soft rock n roll music

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?