Top Choice International in Ko Yao

Rice Paddy

On the roadside corner at the southwest end of Hat Pasai, this sweet, all-wood, German-owned Thai-international kitchen is very special. Flash-fried sôm·đam (spicy green papaya salad), fantastic falafel and hummus, …
International in Ko Yao

Chaba Café

Rustic-cute Chaba is a haven of pastel-painted prettiness, with driftwood walls, mellow music and a small gallery. Organic-oriented offerings include honey-sweetened juices, coconut-milk-and-avocado shakes, chrysant…
Italian in Ko Yao

Pizzeria La Luna

There's a big range of wood-fired pizzas, including veggie choices, at this laid-back, semi-open-air roadside eatery, as well as homemade pasta, salads, cakes and antipasto in high season (October to May). It's an e…
Thai in Ko Yao

Suntisook Restaurant

Run by an English-speaking Thai family, this is a good, authentic restaurant that dishes up green, red and massaman curries, cashew and ginger stir fries, lemongrass-fried prawns and chilli-steamed fish, plus deligh…
Thai in Ko Yao


Dine on Western-style dishes like lamb chops and salmon steaks, as well as pizza, burgers and solid Thai curries, while gazing out to sea at this beachfront restaurant. The location makes it a good choice for a sund…
Thai in Ko Yao

Sabai Corner Restaurant

This chilled-out seaside restaurant is a bubbly place to hang out over cocktails, and the Thai and Italian dishes are good (if small), too.