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Bua Restaurant

Kamala Beach | 16/32 Moo 6, Kamala, Kathu, Phuket 83150, Kamala, Kathu, Phuket 83150, Thailand
+66 76 385 714
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pomelo salad” (22 reviews)
“thai food” (16 reviews)
“sea bass” (3 reviews)
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Seafood, Asian, Thai, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Kamala Beach | 16/32 Moo 6, Kamala, Kathu, Phuket 83150, Kamala, Kathu, Phuket 83150, Thailand
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1 - 10 of 215 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I visited here around 230pm in the afternoon. We had the restaurant to ourselves. The owners were so welcoming from the moment we walked in. We wanted to start off with a few cocktails and beers, and order food later. While we...More

Thank martha_dab
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was given a complimentary bread to warm up our tummies. Ordered a pomelo salad which was yummy, the pork chop was tough and so-so and the grilled king prawns were fresh and tasty. rather quiet probably it was a Sunday evening and we had an...More

Thank apotoftea
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

This is a regular haunt of ours. Appetisers always v fresh and well presented , pomelo salad, prawn cakes first choice. We now go for deep fried crispy whole snapper off the bone with no sauce and then northern thai crispy noodles with chicken in...More

Thank ivorthengine
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

They serve very delicous food from local cuisine. The place has a very nice atmosphere. As we were there, there was even live music which made a nice ambiance. Be careful to not pay more though, we thought fried or steam rice is included to...More

Thank eoez
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Best food I have had in Thailand!! Came in as a family of 6 ( with grandparents ). Ordered crab cakes, salad, pasta, pizza and curries. The food is delicious and so fresh!! Would definitely return if we come back to Kamala!!!

Thank mrpaul100
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

We were a little worried as the restaurant was empty. But as we walked further in, the ambiance charmed us and we wanted to give it a chance. The menu was simple, and clear. The staff were very friendly and patient while we couldn't decide...More

Thank LilyanaAziz
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Difficult to find parking near restaurant. Nice beach view. The praised pomelo salad is really great and tasty. Other dishes lag somewhat behind that. While servings are quite big, taste is average.

Thank Roadtoholidays
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

After reading previous reviews and walking past multiple times we thought we would try the little restaurant. We were pleasantly surprised, the food was amazing, probably the best food we ate for our whole stay in Kamala / Phuket. If your staying close it's definitely...More

Thank Stewart W
jamie_thai, Owner at Bua Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2017

Thank you for join with The Bua and review also. Thank you Best regard Chef Suporn Purasakung Executive The Bua Restaurant & Bar

Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

We have been visiting phuket regularly for 10 years and since finding Bua it has remained our No 1 favorite restaurant in Phuket. The food is exceptional. The service is spot one. The drinks are generous and well made. The ambiance is lovely. The price...More

Thank Matt M
Reviewed 29 June 2017

The entrance to the restaurant is quite unassuming, but the location, service and food (taste and presentation) are fantastic! Our favourite dish was the prawn and green mango salad, and the passionfruit mojito is an absolute must try!! Overall fantastic value for money, especially when...More

Thank Gareth M
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18 September 2015|
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Response from roundwrldticket | Reviewed this property |
Depending on where you are staying, this restaurant is great, probably the best whilst we were staying in Phuket. However if you are after something slightly more romantic I would also recomend Ban Rim Pa, which is a bit... More
5 August 2015|
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Response from jamie_thai | Property representative |
200-300 Thai baht for tuk tuk
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Romantic, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kamala Beach | 16/32 Moo 6, Kamala, Kathu, Phuket 83150, Kamala, Kathu, Phuket 83150, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Phuket  >  Kathu  >  Kamala
  • Phone Number: +66 76 385 714
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