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Rice Paddy

20/14 Moo 5, Ko Yao Noi 82160, Thailand
+66 82 331 6581
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Thai, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
20/14 Moo 5, Ko Yao Noi 82160, Thailand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely sunset and even better food. Highly recommended. As there is only limited capacity for guests a reservation might be a good idea :-)

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank BenjaminK706
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First time in Koh Yao Noi and read the reviews on this restaurant & it didn't disappoint. The food was amazing. We had Thai food & it was authentic, tastes great & presented beautifully. Recommend this place to everyone.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank edmtraveller7
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited twice over our 3 day stay in the area , location was lovely with panoramic view , frank the owner was polite , helpful and a great host, menu had plenty of choice, we opted for a recommended Thai dish and the Australian imported...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Lilly-Wilmslow
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

First off, the owner is amazing. Great personality and recommendations. The complimentary appetizers with tomatoes that is like a tea leaf salad is amazing. The pina colada is the best I’ve ever had. The mai tai is very good but the Pina is to die...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Zack I
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

Very tasty food with great service in wonderful location. Well worth the climb to the top of the hill. A must for anyone visiting this island. Very attentive host who helped us choose dishes appropriate for our tastes - one non-spice lover and a complete...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank tonibovis
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

You have to visit here if only once whilst on the island, lots of choice real quality ingredients, and the guy who owns the place is very entertaining, try the lychee martini delicious

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank sallyapatterson
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

We had been to the previous location of Rice Paddy Restaurant near the beach, so knew it would have to be a worthwhile 15 minute drive up to the top of the hill to the new location. We were not disappointed at all!! The restaurant...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank SilverfoxGoldCoast
Reviewed 9 October 2018

What a great place to eat. We arrived in time to watch the sunset and it was just perfect. Great views of the whole island. Food was also fantastic. The owner was great and explained the menu choices and some bits about the food. We...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Leeanne L
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Had a meal here on the night our hotel restaurant closed, so the taxi there and back was paid for by our hotel. Chose it because they have plenty of vegan options. Service was great and the meal was really tasty. The host is very...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank ClaireS4554
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

We arrived around 5 and after seeing the breathtaking view of both sides of the island, decided to stay for sunset. The owner is very welcoming and friendly and is very knowledgeable. We had falafel which were so tasty while enjoying a beer and wine....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Veronaandfamily
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Questions & Answers
22 June 2017|
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Response from Frank B | Property representative |
I am sorry to say that it is quite far from the paradise resort. The position of the restaurant is very central near one of the most popular beaches. The paradise is very secluded on the north tip of the island, far from... More
28 May 2017|
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Response from CountryGourmetTravel | Reviewed this property |
It is closed till July 20
18 April 2016|
Response from Frank B | Property representative |
Trip advisor, why is the answer function not working? Answered several times already but never show up here?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$27
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
13:00 - 22:00
13:00 - 22:00
13:00 - 22:00
13:00 - 22:00
13:00 - 22:00
13:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20/14 Moo 5, Ko Yao Noi 82160, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Phang Nga Province  >  Ko Yao Noi
  • Phone Number: +66 82 331 6581
  • E-mail
International classic dishes & genuine thai food Steaks, Pasta, Salads, Hummus & Falafel, Italian Ice cream. Large choice of vegetarian dishes. Rediscovered ancient Thai recipes, all Thai dishes authentic taste and kick! In Season (November-April) open 13:00 t to 22:00 Off Season (May-October) 16:00 to 22:00 Above are kitchen hours, bar closes later.
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