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Saffron at Banyan Tree Samui

99/9 Moo 4, Maret, Ko Samui 84310, Thailand
+66 77 915 333
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Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“rice” (13 reviews)
“thai food” (12 reviews)
“mixed starter” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Asian, Thai, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
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LOCATION
99/9 Moo 4, Maret, Ko Samui 84310, Thailand
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This place is a really nice for having a dinner. The restaurant has really nice view. The staff were very kind and friendly

Thank modamilan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I booked in advance a table with a view for my anniversary. Getting to the restaurant is a bit of a trek but worth it. We took a taxi to reception and they take you via golf cart to the restaurant. The restaurant is on...More

Thank USCKaboom
BanyanTreeManagement, General Manager at Saffron at Banyan Tree Samui, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear USCKaboom, Greetings from Saffron at Banyan Tree Samui! Thank you for choosing our signature Thai restaurant to celebrate your anniversary and for taking the time to share your comments with others. From the scenic setting overlooking our bay to the delectable cuisine including ‘Yam...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went there to celebrate a special occasion. Had a bottle of sparkling (wines in Thailand are EXTREMELY overpriced as they apply huge taxes) two starters, two mains& dessert. Food was good, not outstanding. The difference was made by special touches like my reservation name written...More

Thank Zhinghi_N
BanyanTreeManagement, Manager at Saffron at Banyan Tree Samui, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Zhinghi_N, Greetings from Saffron at Banyan Tree Samui! Thank you for your recent visit to celebrate your special occasion. I am pleased to read that you were impressed with the special touches delivered to make your experience a memorable one. It is great that...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It worth for the special occasion for sure, with the good manner of friendly staff and Banyan Tree standard we make your special occasion are memorable. the Tom yam Goong is tasty, full of spicy flavor and nice decoration, Duck with red curry is tasty...More

Thank Mc_8918
BanyanTreeManagement, Manager at Saffron at Banyan Tree Samui, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Mc_8918, Greetings from Saffron at Banyan Tree Samui! Thank you for choosing our signature Thai restaurant for your special occasion and for taking the time to share your comments. We delighted to read that you enjoyed the cuisine on offer including our ‘Tom Yam...More

Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

We were a group of 12 friends who visited the restaurant for dinner. The food was very average and the staff was very uptight and one of the male server was quite rude. Didn’t expect this from a hotel of the caliber of Banyan Tree....More

Thank kunalpriti
BanyanTreeManagement, Manager at Saffron at Banyan Tree Samui, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Kunalpriti, Greetings from Saffron at Banyan Tree Samui! Thank you for dining with us and taking time for sharing your feedback. I regret to read that the service and cuisine did not meet your expectations. We aim to provide memorable dining experiences and it...More

Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

We went here for my partner’s birthday. Absolutely amazing from the buggy ride from reception to the restaurant through the gardens, to the views from our table, each of the 7 delectable courses, and the kind attentive staff. A wonderful occasion in a very special...More

Thank Keryl C
BanyanTreeManagement, General Manager at Saffron at Banyan Tree Samui, responded to this reviewResponded 24 November 2017

Dear Keryl C, Greetings from Saffron at Banyan Tree Samui! Thank you for choosing Saffron, our signature Thai restaurant, as the destination to celebrate your special occasion. I am thrilled to read that your visit from arrival through to departure was most memorable. Our service...More

Reviewed 8 October 2017

Top-of-the-line styling and tastes, the food is wonderful and the staff is friendly and professional. The location overlooking the Banyan Tree bay is perfect. The chef takes even classic Thai dishes like the Tom Yam soup and the typical wok noodle dishes to new heights...More

Thank AmitRoadster
BanyanTreeManagement, General Manager at Saffron at Banyan Tree Samui, responded to this reviewResponded 24 November 2017

Dear AmitRoadster, Greetings from Saffron at Banyan Tree Samui! Thank you for visiting our signature Thai restaurant and for taking the time to share your feedback. From our location overlooking the Gulf of Thailand to the innovative cuisine from our chefs to the attentive service...More

Reviewed 8 September 2017

We tried a variety of Thai style dishes, and everyone was delicious, from beginning to end. Presentation and ambiance was the icing on the cake!More

Thank Travel3156
BanyanTreeManagement, General Manager at Saffron at Banyan Tree Samui, responded to this reviewResponded 24 November 2017

Dear Travel3156, Greetings from Saffron at Banyan Tree Samui! Thank you for dining with us during your recent visit and for sharing your feedback. We are delighted to read that you enjoyed the cuisine as well as the presentation and ambience that make the Saffron...More

Reviewed 28 August 2017

There is nothing wrong with the food or service at Saffron. For me, it's just odd because if you take a taxi to Lamai Beach, you can eat just as well for 80% less. Now, once at Banyan Tree you have sort of thrown in...More

Thank Mose H
BanyanTreeManagement, General Manager at Saffron at Banyan Tree Samui, responded to this reviewResponded 24 November 2017

Dear Mose H, Greetings from Saffron at Banyan Tree Samui! Thank you very much for dining with us and for taking the time to share your comments. I appreciate your positive feedback regarding the quality of our cuisine and service. However, I regret to read...More

Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Very good food. The chicken wing starter is amazing. Service was a little aggressive and very slow. I think this could be improved. Food very good and tasty but expensive. This is a real treat. Very refined food but tasty.More

Thank Jimi1000
BanyanTreeManagement, General Manager at Saffron at Banyan Tree Samui, responded to this reviewResponded 24 November 2017

Dear Jimi1000, Greetings from Saffron at Banyan Tree Samui! Thank you for choosing Saffron for your dining experience and I am delighted to read that you were impressed with the quality and taste of our cuisine including the ‘Peek Gai Thod Sauce Sriracha’ appetizer. I...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Parking Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 23:00
Monday
18:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 23:00
Thursday
18:00 - 23:00
Friday
18:00 - 23:00
Saturday
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 99/9 Moo 4, Maret, Ko Samui 84310, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Surat Thani Province  >  Ko Samui  >  Maret
  • Phone Number: +66 77 915 333
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Description
Banyan Tree’s signature restaurant, Saffron, presents a menu that is a combination of traditional Thai dishes with a modern twist, and innovative new ones. Enjoy the romantic open-air dining lounge venue, perched on the edge of the hill overlooking the glittering Lamai Bay, with an ambiance of understated, yet refined, elegance.
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