Restaurants

Top Choice Thai in Ao Bang Thao

Pesto

Mix a Paris-trained Thai chef with a simple street-side, semi-open-air location and you get delicious, wallet-friendly Thai and international food. Light pesto pasta and lobster lasagne whizz you to the Mediterranea…
Top Choice Fusion in Ao Bang Thao

Taste Bar & Grill

Minimalist modern lines, top-notch service, a sophisticated but chilled-out vibe and delicious fusion food make this eatery an outstanding choice. The menu features Thai and Mediterranean influences, but the steaks …
Top Choice International in Ao Bang Thao

Bampot

Cool-blue booths, dangling pans, black-topped tables and white brick walls hung with art set the scene for ambitious European-inspired meals (lobster mac and cheese, sea bass ceviche with pomelo) straight from the o…
International in Ao Bang Thao

Tatonka

Tatonka bills itself as the home of ‘globetrotter cuisine’, which owner-chef Harold Schwarz has developed by combining local products with cooking techniques learned in Europe, Colorado and Hawaii. The eclectic, tap…
International in Ao Bang Thao

Siam Supper Club

One of Bang Thao's swishest spots, with a dressed-up, old-school atmosphere that involves sipping decent cocktails while listening to jazz and 1950s-style lounge music. The menu is predominantly international with g…
Thai in Ao Bang Thao

Nok & Jo's

On a quiet road, 300m from the southern end of Hat Bang Thao, sits this ramshackle, Canadian-owned, ranch-feel sports bar and restaurant serving an extensive mix of Thai and international dishes. Varnished driftwood…
International in Ao Bang Thao

Catch

Throw on your breeziest island-chic outfit to dine at Surin's glitziest beach club. The ambience is more exciting than the mix of Thai and international cuisine, but the beachfront setting is lovely. Club admission …
Thai in Ao Bang Thao

Andaman Restaurant

Part of the Andaman Bangtao Bay Resort, this simple seaside restaurant has a laid-back castaway paradise feel with rustic bamboo lanterns and driftwood furniture. Dine on decent-enough BBQ seafood and Thai curries o…
International in Ao Bang Thao

Cafe de Bangtao

A cute terracotta-tiled cafe with candlelit tables, cane lanterns, friendly waitresses and a tiki bar, at the southern end of Hat Bang Thao. Dishes range from all-day European breakfasts (pancakes, omelettes) and ta…
Market in Ao Bang Thao

Night Market

The finishing touches to Ao Bang Thao's new night food market were being applied at the time of research. Expect the usual selection of stalls selling barbecue, seafood, stir-fries and noodle dishes at very reasonab…