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4 Thaweewong Road, Patong, Kathu, Phuket 83150, Thailand
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+66 95 090 3911
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Melbourne, Australia
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161 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Wai has been here for many years. Better now that the boy staff have been replaced. Food was always good but the boys were annoying. Now good again....the grilled fish is very good.

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1 Thank Leem1948
South Korea
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

Tasty food, good service, perfect location at the beach. Prices are reasonable and the menu has allot of choices.

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Hiji-machi, Japan
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

Very good food on the beachfront. Prices are good for the location and the seafood is very fresh. Grilled seafood is amazing.

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Bunbury, Australia
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567 reviews
201 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

Great location on the beach and offering an extensive and varied menu. The only change from last year - sand has been replaced by paving. Meals are delicious and we thoroughly enjoyed the crab soup and stir fried beef washed down with the local cold beer. It's not fine dining service, just excellent service from a varied and motley collection... More 

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1 Thank Dan L
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Spent four nights in Patong...hated every minute aside from this place. Great location, authentic Thai food and BBQ all at very reasonable prices. Staff are friendly and efficient. Eat here and not in the over priced s/holes on Bangla and nearby. Fully recommend it.

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Australia
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141 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016

As the title suggests this restaurant has the most stunning views as you literally eat on the sand overlooking Patong beach. We actually dined here on our last visit to Patong and couldn't wait to return. Staff are very attentive and service is prompt. The food was delicious, fresh and cheap. We all ate Thai dishes however there are plenty... More 

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1 Thank Joshane615
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2016

Picture this: sitting on the beach with the sun setting and the sea breeze cooling you slightly as you sip cold drinks and dine on amazing Thai and Western dishes! Awesome prices! Friendly staff that aim to please! All this and fireworks too! Couldn't want more!

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1 Thank BernadetteRobson
Auckland, New Zealand
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2016 via mobile

We returned here after first coming in 2012 just to have their garlic pepper crab. We were a little disappointed crabs were very small this time and not as good as other places we had eaten in Patong. Nice location and we watched the sunset from our table, staff are really helpful and friendly. Would suggest bringing bug spray for... More 

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Sydney
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

Plastic tables and chairs at the northern end of Patong beach next to Loma park.It might not be for everyone but we like the be achy feel of this restaurant. Food is always great. Beer is always ice cold and priced well. Great view over the ocean at sunset.

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Thank Matt and Koby A
Seattle, Washington
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 April 2016

Good authentic Thai food on the beach - just like everyone else said. Some tables and chairs are adjacent to the beach on concrete pad, others right on the sand. Clustered in with another place, so look for the pink chairs. Google address is wrong! Restaurant is a few meters north of the Maximum Muay Thai Combat Center, which is... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Thai, Seafood
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, View, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Thaweewong Road, Patong, Kathu, Phuket 83150, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Phuket  >  Kathu  >  Patong
  • Phone Number: +66 95 090 3911

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?