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Zazen Restaurant

Zazen Boutique Resort & Spa | 177, Moo 1, Bophut, Ko Samui 84320, Thailand
+66 77 430 345
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Ranked #25 of 284 Restaurants in Bophut
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $26 - $39
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Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Description: Zazen Restaurant Samui has earned wide spread fame and praise as one of the best restaurants on Koh Samui for its superior menu, invigorating beachfront location, and dreamily romantic ambience, with sweeping views of neighboring islands over the tranquil and gentle waters of the bay. THAI DANCE SHOW: Every Thursday & Sunday night
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014 NEW via mobile

Went in April for the first time and it was much the same. Great setting, pretty decent food, good service, very average wine, so a 7 out of 10 experience for a above average priced nouveau dinner. Personally i find the Thai music and dancing a but overbearing especially if you have seen and heard it all before and i... More

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29 reviews 29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

We stayed in zazen for eight nights and ate in the restaurant for breakfast and lunch most days . However as the restaurant was a little pricey , well average Irish prices for a good restaurant . So compared to what's around it's very pricey. We are here three nights and it's an eating experience that needs to be tried... More

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Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam
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27 reviews 27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Breakfast - its a western breakfast all the way, but you can also order hot meals from their a la carte menu. Lunch - we tried out their lunch set menu twice, good value for money for starter, mains, dessert and tea/coffee. Dinner - their duck was succulent! and my partner had the steak. Beautiful romantic dinner, view and the... More

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Claudio R, Resident Manager at Zazen Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you so much for your review and appreciation for our restaurant and resort. Our restaurant team along with Guillaume, our sommelier, are very glad to hear about your kind comments about their service and hope to see you again with us soon. Tropical regards, Claudio More

Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

We had a delicious dinner at Zazen Restaurant. I emailed the hotel to book a table and they promptly responded and gave us a beautiful table overlooking the water. The atmosphere in the restaurant is amazing. We both had food from the Thai menu to eat - all of which was delicious. The wine menu is extensive and covers all... More

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Claudio R, Resident Manager at Zazen Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear L. Cassells, We’re glad to know that you’ve had a great experience with us at Zazen Boutique Resort & Spa from the atmosphere of the restaurant to our wide selection of wines to our mouth watering Thai dishes. We pride ourselves in creating an intimate and different experience for our guests and we’re very happy to hear that you... More

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168 reviews 168 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
117 helpful votes 117 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

We much enjoyed our dinner here. The approach is terrific - thousands of fairy lights light up the entrance and walkway and give an Arabian nights atmosphere. We were given a table by the sea overlooking the twinkling lights in the bay. They make a mean cocktail too. We loved the Arabica cocktail with coffee and vodka. I chose the... More

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Claudio R, Resident Manager at Zazen Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Valued guest, Thank you so much for your review for our restaurant. Indeed, none of this would be possible without the creative and hardworking staff that we have and we’ve made sure to pass on your kind comments to the bar and kitchen team. We hope to have you again with us soon. Kind regards, Claudio More

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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Lovely elegant spot. Tried it out based on reviews and was not disappointed. Foodies will love the menu selection. I tried the Discover Seafood menu, it was delicious, wish I had more space to finish everything. Great presentation and flavours. Absolutely loved the dessert. Was also treated to a Thai dance show. Staff very attentive and friendly. Reception arranged the... More

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Claudio R, Resident Manager at Zazen Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Dani, We’re glad to hear that we lived up the stellar reviews our remarkable diners have been so kind enough to post. We’re very lucky to have guests such as yourself who appreciate the hard work our chefs and staff have put in and we will make sure to let them know of your fine remarks. We hope to... More

Lahore, Pakistan
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

You're blown away the min you enter this place. Its classy, elegant and you know you made the right decision to reserve a table at this place for that romantic dinner. The place is located on the beach so get a table there, or if the tide is high get a table on the edge of their restaurant for a... More

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Claudio R, Resident Manager at Zazen Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Danny Thank you for sharing your wonderful review about your recent meal at Zazen Restaurant. We are very pleased to read that you thoroughly enjoyed your dinner with us and that we were able to ‘blow you away’. We will make sure to share your kind comments with the kitchen team. We look forward to welcoming you back... More

Cairns, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Ate here on a Sunday, which also has the traditional Thai dancing- very entertaining. We went for a family 60th & the staff were very accommodating with our cake and table placement to make it a very special evening. Food was of a very high standard although pricy for Thailand. Their signature cocktails are to die for and they do... More

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Claudio R, Resident Manager at Zazen Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Belated Happy Birthday to your loved one once again! We’re happy to hear that you appreciated our international and Thai cuisine as well as our signature cocktails. We take a lot of pride in sourcing out the best and freshest ingredients to guarantee that our diners receive the premium quality and value for their money. We hope... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

The restaurant was beautiful and the hotel had so much flair. The food was very very good, not excellent but I would definitely recommend to someone for a special occasion. Thursday nights have traditional Thai dancing while you are eating which was very entertaining and fun to see.

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Claudio R, Resident Manager at Zazen Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for sharing your experience on TripAdvisor. It’s great to read that you enjoyed the traditional Thai dance show that we propose to our guests every Thursday and Sunday evening! We look forward to the pleasure of welcoming you again in the near future. Kind regards, Claudio More

Melbourne, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

The restaurant has a beautiful ambience and the resort looked lovely, great wine list, good food, good service, presentation very good

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Address: Zazen Boutique Resort & Spa | 177, Moo 1, Bophut, Ko Samui 84320, Thailand
Phone Number: +66 77 430 345
Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Surat Thani Province  >  Ko Samui  >  Bophut
Average Prices: USD 26 - 39

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