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La Gaetana

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352 Phuket Road, Phuket Town, Phuket 8300, Thailand
+66 76 250 523
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6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Tue 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Thu - Tue 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations

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  • 26
    Very good
  • 6
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Fantastic authentic Italian cuisine in the heart of Phuket town

La Gaetana is a great choice to experience authentic Italian cuisine in the heart of Phuket town. Once you step in the restaurant, the owner Gianni will give you a personalized attention and make you feel like home. The ambience is quiet, romantic and very cozy. The ingredients used are top... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 26, 2015
TatianaFeGar
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Phuket, Thailand
Good for:
  • Special occasions
  • Doing business
  • Entertaining clients
  • Romantic
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Phuket, Thailand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015 NEW

La Gaetana is a great choice to experience authentic Italian cuisine in the heart of Phuket town. Once you step in the restaurant, the owner Gianni will give you a personalized attention and make you feel like home. The ambience is quiet, romantic and very cozy. The ingredients used are top quality so you can expect culinary finesse. Dont miss... More 

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30 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

La Gaetana is a lovely family-run restaurant in Phuket's old town. The owner, Gianni lovingly runs the floor and will go above and beyond expectations to ensure guests have a good time. Do not miss their scamorza (smoked mozzarella) or their beef tagliata.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 via mobile

I found out about this little Italian family restaurant from a friend and after having dinner , had to go back to have lunch and btw we send only 6 nights in Phuket- yes it was that good! Being food/wine lover for long time and also appreciating attentive service and great atmosphere - well this place hited all 3 point!... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

In my short trip to Phuket I spend an evening to La Gaetana, I have no words to describe the quality of good and the service, of course the Boss an excellent Italian looking after the all operation! If you are in Phuket, this is an Italian to visit during your stay!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015 via mobile

We went on a Saturday night with a group of six. Restaurant was pretty empty with us and another table occupied . The whole event was spectacular! Great service and great food . You can tell that the owner loves what he does . We had a variety of appetizers and wine. Main courses varied from fish to lamb to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015 via mobile

The owner very friendly, always make sure that their customer satisfaction! Especially an offer of Lemoncello! Bravo!!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

Dined here on the last night of our stay in Phuket and as always, it was our best meal there. The owner and his wife are always welcoming and extremely helpful. You can tell they love what they do and that makes each meal here even more enjoyable. One of their specials of the evening was pasta with black truffles.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

Went there for a Sunday night dinner. Not the easiest place to find but once you find it, you will love it. Very few tables at this restaurant. Reason being is that everyone can be attended to personally. We had a salad, gnocchi, porcini mushroom with gorgonzola. Every dish had its own unique taste and was well made. How can... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

I thought the food and the service were excellent. I would come back again for sure! The homemade pasta were exceptional. The smoked buffalo cheese salad was also very good.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

There is no denying that La Gaetana surprises with its exemplary and warm service headed by the owner and his staff. Located at an intersection in Phuket Town, you would pass it without giving it another thought. The exterior is drab and dark, with no hint of the charm that awaits inside. La Gaetana's unusual setup is bewildering on this... More 

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Additional Information about La Gaetana

Address: 352 Phuket Road, Phuket Town, Phuket 8300, Thailand
Phone Number: +66 76 250 523
Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Phuket  >  Phuket Town
Open Hours:
Sunday 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm  6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm  6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm  12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Saturday 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 25 - 100
Cuisine: Italian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 352 Phuket Road, Phuket Town, Phuket 8300, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Phuket  >  Phuket Town
  • Phone Number: +66 76 250 523

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 25 - 100
  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions, Doing business, Entertaining clients, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?