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Address: Paradise Complex, Patong, Kathu, Phuket, Thailand
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Always the bar where I end my night at!

Boat Bar is known to be the oldest bar in Paradise and also the one that closest the last. They also have some good happy hour deals as well as great ladyboy performances! Gets... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 27, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

Boat Bar is known to be the oldest bar in Paradise and also the one that closest the last. They also have some good happy hour deals as well as great ladyboy performances! Gets crowded from 11pm onwards so you'll want to get a table earlier.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

We've all been there, it opens later than the rest, the drinks are always weaker, and the clientele are always a bit cheaper. Here is the Phuket version of that type of bar. It's a nice place, and people are friendly enough, but there's plenty of better places to visit. The shows arnt as well rehearsed here either.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

This bar was friendly and had a great atmosphere!! The owner made the point of talking to us and giving us a free shot- nice touch and greatly appreciated!! The cabaret itself is quite good and the music after was of a good mix! Overall this bar had a nice relaxed and friendly atmosphere and we were glad to have... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

We went here as Kiss bar was quiet and people tend to go to Boat bar after Kiss. The show was ok, but it was good fun outside on the street and everyone was friendly. I ordered a round of drinks at the bar and before I could pay, the waitress was already taking them out to my friends.... Top... More 

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Novosibirsk, Russia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014 via mobile

This happened to be the best bar ever! Loved spending time there, everyone is very friendly. Loved your Margarita cocktail!! The show is good and always new numbers, costumes are expensive, dancers are cute, divas are beautiful!) Looking forward to come back and see you all! Thank you very much!

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Phuket, Thailand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

A visit to the Boat Bar is a must-do in Phuket if you'd like to experience a drag show and don't want to go to one of the more packaged 'cabaret' venues. It's primarily a club for men and the men who love them. But also straight-couples are very warmest welcome. Khun Daeng - the owner is one of the... More 

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Rotherham, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

This is very much a gay bar; however they don't discriminate and straight men and women are welcome. It is happy hour up until midnight so my friends and I dropped in at about 23:45 to make the most of the cheap drinks and enjoy the midnight cabaret (there's a second show at about 2am). There are some male backing... More 

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Kathu, Thailand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

located in the paradise soi in patong, boat bar is one of the oldest bars in the area; it didn't give in much of its quality and the shows are still a nice piece of entertainment, especially when you like it very late; the bar stays open until 4am and dancing and go on. Last show at 2am. All drinks... More 

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Dubai
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013

A visit to the Boat Bar is a must-do in Phuket if you'd like to experience a drag show and don't want to go to one of the more packaged 'cabaret' venues. It's primarily a club for men and the men who love them, but twice a night starting at 12am, they feature a 30+ minute, high quality drag revue... More 

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Dallas, Texas, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

i go to the other bars, but I always end up at Boat Bar and the shows are the best in Patong! The staff is amazing and friendly! Happy hour before 12, but it really fills up after 2, when most of the other places close.

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Address: Paradise Complex, Patong, Kathu, Phuket, Thailand
Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Phuket  >  Kathu  >  Patong

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