Restaurants

Top Choice International in Thalang District

Breeze Restaurant

Classy yet understated, one of Phuket's finest restaurants sits in glorious hilltop, sea-surrounded seclusion, 20km northeast of Phuket Town. Blue beanbags overlook pool and sea from the pillared open-walled dining …
Top Choice Grill in Hat Karon

Eat Bar & Grill

There's awesome burgers and superb steaks, a contender for the best on Phuket, at this laid-back place with a wooden bar and limited space (make sure to book ahead). The menu includes other dishes, including a great…
Top Choice International in Phuket Town

Suay

Fabulous fusion at this converted house, just south of the Old Town proper. Prices have gone up, as the chef's fame has increased, but the food remains excellent. The grilled lemongrass lamb chops with a papaya sals…
Top Choice Turkish in Hat Kata

Istanbul Restaurant

This delightful, family-run place is the most popular foreign restaurant in Kata and for good reason. The food is simply splendid, ranging from big Western- or Turkish-style breakfasts to completely authentic and su…
Top Choice International in Hat Patong

Home Kitchen

White leather, faded tables, floaty fabrics, burning lanterns and neon lighting make this crazily beautiful, quirky-chic dining room/cocktail bar shaped like a ship's hull the coolest eatery in Patong. And the creat…
Top Choice Thai in Hat Karon

Pad Thai Shop

This glorified roadside food shack makes rich, savoury chicken stew and absurdly good kôw pàt þoo (fried rice with crab), pàt see·éw (fried noodles) and noodle soup. It also serves up some of the best pàt tai we've …
Top Choice International in Hat Patong

Ella

This moulded-concrete, industrial-feel bistro-cafe is a lovely surprise. Inventive all-day breakfasts feature spicy Rajasthani scrambled eggs, massaman (curry) chicken tacos, omelettes stuffed with chicken and veg, …
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 Asian in Hat Patong

No.9 2nd Restaurant

Deceptively simple, with wooden tables and photo-strewn walls, this is one of the best, busiest restaurants in Patong, thanks to the inventive and delicious mix of Thai, Japanese and Western dishes. It's a rare feat…
Top Choice International in Rawai

Rum Jungle

Perhaps Rawai's finest restaurant, this semi-open thatched-roof place with an exceptional world-beat soundtrack serves up classy Italian and international dishes in a laid-back, intimate setting. The New Zealand lam…