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International in Hat Kamala


Polished Mediterranean-Thai cuisine from the iPad menu at this elegant hillside resort restaurant means light crispy salads, creamy risotto, seafood pasta, white-wine grilled salmon and Italian cheese platters, all …
Thai in Hat Kamala

Mam's Restaurant

There's no beach view, but local expats swear by this quiet, simple place with just a handful of tables sprinkled across the patio of a family home. Mam's plates up all the usual Thai suspects in meat, shrimp or veg…
International in Hat Kamala


A loved long-standing favourite, this welcoming semi-open eatery across the promenade from the sand serves some of the best food along central Hat Kamala. You'll find pasta, burgers and chicken breasts here, but you…
Thai in Hat Kamala

Meena Restaurant

This family-run beachside shack with rainbow-striped and leopard-print sarongs for tablecloths is a real find. The owners couldn't be more welcoming. The tasty authentic Thai food is exceptional and so are the fresh…
Thai in Hat Kamala

Nanork Seafood

A charming stone and timber seafood restaurant with a daily mixed-grill selection and all your Thai classics served up at flowery-clothed tables tucked into a corner over the pavement from central Hat Kamala. Also r…
Cocktail Bar in Hat Kamala

Vanilla Sky

Rustle up a colourful cocktail and watch the sun sink over the sea in style from what has to be Kamala's breeziest rooftop lounge.
Theatre in Hat Kamala

Phuket Fantasea

It's impossible to ignore the brochures, billboards and touts flogging Phuket Fantasea, the US$60 million 'cultural theme park' located just east of Hat Kamala and powerfully promoted as one of the island's top 'fam…
Memorial in Hat Kamala

Tsunami Memorial

Kamala was one of Phuket's worst hit areas during the 2004 Boxing Day tsunami. The Heart of the Universe Memorial pays tribute to lost loved ones with a moving, wave-inspired metallic oval created by prominent Thai …