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5 of Our Favorite Restaurants in Koh Tao

May 13, 2021
5 of Our Favorite Restaurants in Koh Tao

Koh Samui is one of the most-visited islands in Southern Thailand. With its beautiful beaches, the area does offer a paradise that you can’t get anywhere else. Besides the beaches, there are also many great restaurants where you can eat at. If you want to have some great meals while you’re here, we suggest you head on over to Koh Tao for some delectable delights!

Here are some of the best Koh Tao restaurants to check out:

  • The Gallery

    For the best Thai food on the island, The Gallery is well worth a visit. Whether you’re craving seafood or meats, you can find it here. They also have vegetarian options to choose from.

    Try the hor mok maprao, which is the restaurant’s signature dish. Not sure what to choose? Let the chef choose for you based on the flavors you’re looking for! You won’t be disappointed.

  • Barracuda Restaurant & Bar

    If you’re looking for a great place to have some fresh, delicious seafood with the iconic Thai flavor, this is where to head. You can also enjoy cocktails here at night; thanks to their extensive list of drinks.

    Rest assured, their foods are fresh and are locally produced from the fish markets in Koh Tao. If you decide to try the food here, make sure you order one of their seafood platters to get a taste of the freshest catch of the day.

    Barracuda is also an excellent place to visit for dinner to relax, unwind, and enjoy some live music. Check out their socials for an updated list!

  • Seafood by Pawn

    Another great seafood place in the area is Seafood by Pawn that provides a combination of seafood and Spanish cuisine. You can sit by the beach and enjoy the salty breeze while you enjoy good food.

    There are plenty of seafood dishes here, such as Trevally, Mackerel, and tender squid. Make sure you visit this restaurant when you’re in Koh Tao!

  • 995 Roasted Duck

    If you don’t mind waiting in line to eat good food, then we suggest you try 995 Roasted Duck. Trust us, the wait is worth it.

    They specialize in Chinese food and their most popular dishes are made from—what else, but duck! You can get an entire duck here. Despite the line, the serving time is quick. To make it even better, the prices here are affordable!

  • Lung Pae

    Lung Pae, or Uncle Pae, offers some of the most delicious steaks today that are accompanied by pan-Asian dishes. What makes this restaurant one of the best is it offers al-fresco dining where diners can take in the beautiful view while eating excellent meals. Pair your meals with a glass of wine, and you can definitely say you’re in paradise.

Eat Your Heart Out in Koh Tao

With so many things to do in Thailand, eating should be on the top of your list. The country is well-known for its delicious delicacies and since you’re already here, you should definitely visit the restaurants we have listed in this post. Indeed, Koh Tao is one of the best areas where you can eat good food, regardless of what you’re craving. You’ll never go hungry in this part of Thailand. You might just gain a few pounds, though.

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