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Billabong Surf Club

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79/2 Moo 1, Fishermans Village, Bophut, Ko Samui 84320, Thailand
+66 87 743 0144
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9:00 am - 1:00 am
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 1:00 am
Dining options: Quick Bites, Drinks, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night Food, Lunch, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer
Description: A lively Australian beach bar and restaurant sat in the heart of the...
A lively Australian beach bar and restaurant sat in the heart of the popular Fisherman's Village in Koh Samui. With cold beer and cocktails, an Aussie pub menu, a full Australian and International sports program and great live music, this makes The Billabong Surf Club a must visit pub!
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  • 76
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    Very good
  • 25
    Average
  • 6
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  • 10
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great view, casual atmosphere, excellent live entertainment

I liked the more casual nature of the Billabong compared to the more formal establishments in the Bophut Fishing Village; enjoyed relaxing with a picture-perfect view across to Phangan Island and went back twice to see the vocalist “Mark” on Friday evening after the hassle and bustle of the BoPhut... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 30, 2015
PhilGCT
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Thailand
Good for:
  • Bar scene
  • Scenic view
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Manchester, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015 NEW

We have been here twice now once when we went to Samui in 2010 and once over our last trip. Simply the best fish and chips on the island.

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Thailand
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015 NEW

I liked the more casual nature of the Billabong compared to the more formal establishments in the Bophut Fishing Village; enjoyed relaxing with a picture-perfect view across to Phangan Island and went back twice to see the vocalist “Mark” on Friday evening after the hassle and bustle of the BoPhut Fishing Village Walking Street night, well worth the effort; an... More 

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Steve O, General Manager at Billabong Surf Club, responded to this review

Hi Phil, Thanks for your kind words and of course, the time you shared with us here at The Billabong. As you know, our live music nights are always nights to remember and we're happy to be able to offer people a comfortable and enjoyable break from the busy Walking Street! We hope we can welcome you back to The... More 

Sydney, Australia
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

Went here a few times , great atmosphere , views to die for , is right on the beach , nice pub food , and reasonably priced drinks... Will return !

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Steve O, General Manager at Billabong Surf Club, responded to this review

Hi Deb, Thank you so much for your kind words and our million dollar view will be waiting for you when you return! We look forward to welcoming you back to The Billabong Surf Club in the future. Warm Regards Steve, Jess and all of The Billabong team. More 

Glasgow, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

Great little pub with live music and good view across the sea. Drinks promos always on offer and good prices too.

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Steve O, General Manager at Billabong Surf Club, responded to this review

Hi Scott, Thanks for your great review! We really appreciate it! Our live music nights always bring great energy and atmosphere to The Billabong and of course, as you know, the view isn't to be missed either! We're happy to have been able to share this and our Happy Hour drinks with you and hope we can welcome you back... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

Great Bar, Great food, Under new UK management but with the best of both and a great old school sound track on a night plus Aussie and UK sports through the day Long Island ice tea is well recommended!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Steve O, General Manager at Billabong Surf Club, responded to this review

Hi Craig, Thank you so much for your great review and I will pass on your kind words to all of the staff here at The Billabong. We will continue to keep the well known and loved Aussie theme here, but of course we want to cater for all of our international customers too. I'm pleased to know the balance... More 

Crewe, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Nice place, good staff, cheap cocktails but be carefull sizable measures. Dint actually eat there but thefood coming out of the kitchen looked great

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Steve O, Manager at Billabong Surf Club, responded to this review

Hi there, Thank you so much for your kind words and we're pleased to know that you enjoyed your time here at The Billabong. I will personally pass on your comments to our great staff and I do hope our cocktails didn't interfere with your day too much!! Our prices will always be competitive! Our chefs are complimented daily and... More 

London, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

My wife and I visited the Billabong surf club whilst walking through the Fisherman's village and called in for a swift cold beer. We made the place our local during our stay in Koh Samui due to the warm a friendly welcome we got from the management team of Steve and Jess, they could not have been more helpful. The... More 

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Steve O, Manager at Billabong Surf Club, responded to this review

Hi there, Thank you so much for your lovely review. It's very comforting to hear these comments from customers in person while here at The Billabong, but we really appreciate you taking the time to confirm your thoughts in writing here. Our live music nights here are always nights to remember and as you know, our ocean view is second... More 

Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

Good wine but the staff was indifferent and surly at times. We had one and moved on there are better option elsewhere.

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Steve O, Manager at Billabong Surf Club, responded to this review

Hi there, Thank you for your both your visit to the Billabong Surf Club and your honest review. Having very recently taken over as managers here at The Billabong, we are very keen to hear all opinions from our customers and we will be making the appropriate changes. Hopefully our passion, energy and enthusiasm, will be a key part in... More 

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

Just back from 10 days in Koh Samui, stayed in Fisherman's village. Albeit I am Irish, I chose the Aussie Bar just across the from the New Irish Bar. Staff were so friendly and watched the Big Manny Fight there at 10 am. The new Management team of Steve and Jess, a lovely English couple in their 30's could not... More 

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Steve O, Manager at Billabong Surf Club, responded to this review

Hi Martin, Thanks for your amazing review and of course the great time that you and Sue spent with us all here at The Billabong. We are slowly making the changes we spoke of and are very much looking forward to sharing them with you again. Don't leave it too long! All the best to you both. Regards Steve, Jess... More 

BC
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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

Visited here a few times on honeymoon in 2014 and would happily go back, food was good , service was prompt and the beer was cold!

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graham a, Manager at Billabong Surf Club, responded to this review

Hi Carroll, Thank you very much for your great review. We often receive compliments verbally, but we really appreciate customers taking time to leave their kind comments here. I hope we can welcome you to The Billabong again in the future. Regards. More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 79/2 Moo 1, Fishermans Village, Bophut, Ko Samui 84320, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Surat Thani Province  >  Ko Samui  >  Bophut
  • Phone Number: +66 87 743 0144

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 3 - 13
  • Cuisine: Bar, Pub, Australian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Bar scene, Scenic view

Description

A lively Australian beach bar and restaurant sat in the heart of the popular Fisherman's Village in Koh Samui. With cold beer and cocktails, an Aussie pub menu, a full Australian and International sports program and great live music, this makes The Billabong Surf Club a must visit pub!
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 1:00 am
Monday
9:00 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday
9:00 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday
9:00 am - 1:00 am
Thursday
9:00 am - 1:00 am
Friday
9:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday
9:00 am - 1:00 am

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