Top Choice Italian in Ko Pha-Ngan

Cucina Italiana

If it weren't for the sand between your toes and the long-tail boats whizzing by, you might think you had been transported to the Italian countryside. The friendly Italian chef is passionate about his food, and crea…
Top Choice Italian in Ko Pha-Ngan


An intimate, authentic and truly delicious Italian place with golden walls, cream linens and bamboo furniture. There are only seven tables, so reserve in advance. House-made delicacies like seafood risotto, pizzas a…
Top Choice Seafood in Ko Pha-Ngan

Fisherman's Restaurant

Sit in a long-tail boat looking out over the sunset and a rocky pier. Lit up at night it's one of the island's nicest settings and the food, from the addictive yellow curry crab to the massive seafood platter to sha…
International in Ko Pha-Ngan

Lazy House

Back in the day, this joint was the owner’s apartment – everyone liked his cooking so much that he decided to turn the place into a restaurant and hang-out spot. Today, Lazy House is easily one of Hat Rin’s best pla…
Seafood in Ko Pha-Ngan

Lucky Crab

Rows of freshly caught creatures are presented nightly atop miniature long-tail boats loaded with ice. Once you’ve picked your prey, grab a table inside amid dangling plants and charming stone furnishings.
Market in Ko Pha-Ngan

Night Market

A heady mix of steam and snacking locals, Thong Sala’s night market is a must for those looking for doses of culture while nibbling on low-priced snacks. Wander the stalls for a galaxy of Thai street food, from vege…
Mexican in Ko Pha-Ngan

Ando Loco

This super-popular outdoor Mexican hang-out gets the universal thumbs up. Grab a jumbo margarita, down a drunken fajita, line up a quesadilla or two and sink a round of balls on the pool table.
British in Ko Pha-Ngan

Mason’s Arms

Surreally emerging from the swaying palms, this Tudor-style black-and-white affair, is seemingly plucked straight from Stratford-upon-Avon and deposited in the steamy jungle. It's one blood pudding away from being a…
Italian in Ko Pha-Ngan

Monna Lisa

Travellers rave about the pizza here, and the pasta gets a thumbs-up as well. It's run by a team of friendly Italians and has a basic, open-air atmosphere.
Indian in Ko Pha-Ngan

Om Ganesh

Seasoned old-timer Om Ganesh sees a regular flow of customers for its north Indian curries, biryani rice, roti and lassis, with a token spread of Chinese dishes for good measure. Set meals start at 300B.