Restaurants

Top Choice Italian in Hat Patong

Acqua

Dine on, say, home-baked focaccia, deliciously creamy buffalo mozzarella and house-made pumpkin-stuffed cappelletti coated in delicate Gorgonzola sauce at Phuket's top Italian restaurant, amid sleek, monochrome deco…
Top Choice Fusion in Ao Bang Thao & Cherngtalay

Suay

Launched in 2017 in a sleek glassed-in space, the Cherngtalay branch of star Phuket chef Noi Tammasak's sought-after Suay is a fusion-tastic sensation. Menus feature such creative delights as mushroom carpaccio, lem…
Top Choice Thai in Phuket Town

Suay

Fabulous fusion and fine wines, courtesy of top Phuket chef-owner Noi Tammasak, are the draw at this converted house just south of the Old Town. Spicy eggplant salads, sweet-basil Shanghai noodles, braised-beef-chee…
Top Choice International in Northeastern Phuket

Breeze

Elegant yet understated, one of Phuket's finest restaurants sits in glorious hilltop, sea-surrounded seclusion, 20km northeast of Phuket Town. Blue beanbags overlook the pool and sea from the pillared open-walled di…
Top Choice International in Ao Bang Thao & Cherngtalay

Bampot

Cool-blue booths, an open-plan kitchen and white-brick walls plastered with artwork set the scene for chef Jamie Wakeford's ambitious, contemporary European-inspired cooking – cashew-pesto risotto, crispy-skinned sa…
Top Choice International in Ao Bang Thao & Cherngtalay

Project Artisan

Peachy-pink and pineapple-yellow wood-carved doors frame a lantern-lit garden adorned with dreamcatchers at this boho-chic, Bali-inspired, multipurpose creative venue in northern Cherngtalay. Locally sourced breakfa…
Top Choice Thai in Hat Patong

Ta Khai

Inspired by traditional fishing-village architecture, with lotus ponds, a glassed-in pavilion and skilled Trang-born chefs, the outstanding, seaside southern-Thai restaurant at the Rosewood is a standout on Phuket's…
Top Choice Thai in Phuket Town

Kopitiam by Wilai

Family-owned Kopitiam serves fabulous Phuket soul food in an atmospheric old shophouse: Phuketian pàt tai with a kick, chai chae (chili-dressed noodle salad) and fantastic mee sua (noodles sautéed with egg, greens, …
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 Thai in Phuket Town

One Chun

A sister restaurant to well-established Raya, only the dishes here are cheaper and that's why Phuketians and visiting Thais crowd it out. Superb seafood – the coconut-milk crab curry is arguably Phuket Town's best –…