We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“I am Loving their Breakfast Menu and the cappuccino!...”
Review of Jamin Cafe'

Jamin Cafe'
Ranked #71 of 162 Restaurants in Lamai Beach
Price range: US$1 - US$5
Cuisines: Italian, Thai
More restaurant details
Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast, Outdoor Seating
Reviewed 27 November 2013

Cafe Jamin is a lovely little spot, to have a lovely dining in after you get out of your bed!... Very nice coffee and breakfast menu... They are open 8am to 8pm... Very good service and friendly owner and staff!...And specially the decor I love the paintings around the wall, they very old creation of art!.. don't miss it while you're on holiday in Koh Samui Island, check it out and try the food as you can, you will never regret as i am the good eater and I love European food very much!... Good luck Jamin, your the business your doing well! your stuff are all in the best quality...

All the best
Gina

    • Value
    • Atmosphere
    • Service
    • Food
Thank Gina O
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Write a Review
Reviews (54)
There are newer reviews for Jamin Cafe'
See the most recent reviews
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

19 - 23 of 54 reviews

Reviewed 26 November 2013

Jamin Cafe is a lovely little spot , named after the owner's lovely wife. We were so happy to find it as we had been in Lamai for a month before we found it and were so impressed with the quality of the coffee and food and the charming owner and his wife. We had bruschetta with fresh mozzarella and parma ham, sprinkled with a little olive oil and oregano and tomatoes. We rarely eat bread products so it was an extra special treat for us. An honest man who tells you what is the best that day. I love honesty in business. Another visit we shared several Thai dishes as well as a steamed fish, one of the best Thai meals we've had in Lamai or Cheweng since our arrival. It was not overly salty as I find everyone else does here which doesn't agree with me at all. We love the area and find it no different than the rest of Lamai or Cheweng, lots of massage parlours every where in town if you actually look around. We like it as we try a different parlour every other day in the area, very affordable. This is our go to spot in town and never go to Lamai without stopping in for their most excellent Iced Espresso which is the only good, I mean, really good coffee we found in town. Very excited as we are going to be spending several months in their area after the New Year and we will be there daily then instead of just when we come into town to shop/eat out. This place deserves to be packed everyday. Truly charming, feel truly welcome there. Very affordable.

    • Value
    • Atmosphere
    • Service
    • Food
1  Thank Kerry A
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 29 September 2013

Very good coffee and breakfast. The area is not so nice, full of massage parlours and drunk people even during the morning but the place is ok, food also and the owner is very cordial.

1  Thank Martin V
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 20 July 2013

A brilliant little cafe, sitting at the end of the main road this little Jem is an absolute must visit in Lamai. The food is excellent, the service brilliant and the decor is a little piece of Italy in Thailand. Add to this the hosts are so friendly and attentive and it's little wonder you find yourself migrating back here for more.
Try the coffees, the best in Thailand by a mile.

Don't miss this place, you'd be missing something special..

And did I mention it's amazingly good value too?

    • Value
    • Atmosphere
    • Service
    • Food
1  Thank Andreimack
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 20 July 2013

Jamin' Cafe is a rare gem in Lamai, in that its coffee is seriously good - real, proper Italian-style, as opposed to instant. They do lovely breakfasts and paninis too, as well as very well-priced Thai food. I had the cooked breakfast, with eggs, bacon and toast, along with a lovely cappuccino, for 140 Baht - far superior to the breakfast on offer in our hotel. We'll definitely be back before the end of our trip.

    • Value
    • Atmosphere
    • Service
    • Food
1  Thank Julllaura
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC

Travellers who viewed Jamin Cafe' also viewed

Lamai Beach, Maret
 
Ko Samui, Surat Thani Province
Lamai Beach, Maret
 

Been to Jamin Cafe'? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing