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Via Vai

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Chaweng Beach Road, Chaweng, Bophut, Ko Samui 84320, Thailand
+66 97 045 8958
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Muar, Malaysia
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We have dinner for two here we order different pizza and requested a very special size of pizza by my husband to me as I am a small eater the restaurant really make a special size for me and I was very happy with the service given and nice pizza I had.

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Thank HotMama1009
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were staying quite close by and this place became like 'home from home'. The food was excellent. The staff were polite and capable and smiled a lot. Overall we always felt extremely welcome. The cherry on the cake were the owners. Italians, extremely friendly. Nothing was too much trouble. We also really rated the hygiene. Not often able to... More 

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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent wood fire pizza in the middle of Chaweng Beach Road. We were looking to eat pizza and stumbled upon this place.

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Thank Hasnain N
Perth
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34 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Walked past this place and it looked deserted so wasn't sure if the food would be nice but the pizza we had was pretty good. They have wood fired pizzas which is what we were looking for.

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Thank Razmatazzy
Kingscliff, Australia
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I dine at Via Vai on the regular every time we visit Samui, their gnocchi is amazing and pizzas cooked in the wood fire oven are second to none, I highly recommend to dine here if you are looking for tasty, authentic flavors.

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Thank matyd23
Copenhagen, Denmark
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Here it was the Italian restaurant with A little advantage The pizza made in a wooden oven. The crisp an taste was really great, thin pizzas off course. While waiting We ate There great grisinnis together with A little taste of there homemade spicy tomato sauce - excelent. Next time We will have A look at pasta dishes which also... More 

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Reggio Emilia, Italy
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

We waited 50 minutes for 3 Thai plates and 2 pizzas when there were only 3 tables engaged. Owner apologised for the long awaiting but offered us nothing or discounted something on the check. Anyway thsi food was good and pizza pretty good.

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Oslo, Norway
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

I doubt that this is the best italian on Chaweng, but the location is good and the food is eatable. Pizza was a bit undercooked, and the tomato sauce could have been more tasteful. That said, the food was decent and the service was fine. The house wine on carafel was good compared what you get most places in Thailand.

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Glenning Valley, Australia
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78 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

The wood fired pizza oven at the front of the restaurant drew our attention whilst walking past in the afternoon. We went back later that night after a few drinks and weren't disappointed with the food. My son ordered a Long Island tea and whilst you can get cheaper along the strip he said that this was choc full of... More 

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Thank Bob B
Italy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016

My name is Alessandro Michelini. I am Italian. Even for my young age, I have been in many countries and cities worldwide; Italy, London, Madrid, Barcelona, Andalusia, Amsterdam, Praga, San Diego, Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Washington, New York, Buenos Aires, Hong Kong, Singapore, Cambodia, Thailand, Vietnam. As a food lover I have been experienced many Italian restaurants thought those countries.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chaweng Beach Road, Chaweng, Bophut, Ko Samui 84320, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Surat Thani Province  >  Ko Samui  >  Bophut  >  Chaweng
  • Phone Number: +66 97 045 8958

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