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186 Moo 5, Ao Nang, Krabi Town 81000, Thailand
+(66)848927517
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Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations
Description: the only french typical restaurant in Ao nang, Nice Place for good food...
the only french typical restaurant in Ao nang, Nice Place for good food and drinks, with a great selection of wine, inside a real and unique tradionnal thai fishing boat.Good for chill out and meeting people.Just relax and enjoy at outdoor area between the palm trees or inside the Boat.We speak Thai, French, English, spanish, italian
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
makes for a good evening out, couples and families

This is about 15 minute tuktuk ride outside Ao Nang center, but it was good to get out of the hustle and bustle one evening. You eat in the belly of what looks like an old pirate ship. theres also a patio/terrace for those who feel claustrophobic inside a ship belly. Oh yeah you can eat above deck... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 27, 2014
Dirk F
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Bangkok, Thailand
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English first
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

After reading the reviews thought we would give this place a try. They have shut up shop and a for sale board up, never mind.

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Bangkok, Thailand
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27 reviews 27 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

This is about 15 minute tuktuk ride outside Ao Nang center, but it was good to get out of the hustle and bustle one evening. You eat in the belly of what looks like an old pirate ship. theres also a patio/terrace for those who feel claustrophobic inside a ship belly. Oh yeah you can eat above deck. Tasty food... More 

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Dymchurch, Kent, UK.
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

For the last 2 months, my wife and I have been staying at Nadivana Serviced Apartments, a little way from the main Ao Nang and Noppharat Thara beaches, and a short walk (10-15 mins) from The Boat Restaurant. During our stay, we have visited The Boat on many occasions and each time we have been personally welcomed by either Laurent... More 

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Krabi Town, Thailand
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014 via mobile

Really nice friendly place to enjoy drink, French food in Aonang. Make the trip you will not be disappointed. Organize here a big party and was fantastic, also other guest's join and enjoy this special party. Only one things, I recommend

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Ao Nang, Thailand
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

The Boat is a newly (re)opened restaurant, with an energetic management, that delivers great food and an ambience that beats most if not all of the restaurants in the centre of Ao Nang. Being slightly off the centre, it's clear this restaurant made the right priority with quality over quantity. The restaurant seems to be frequented a lot by locals... More 

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lmacaluso, Propriétaire at The Boat, responded to this review

thanks for this great comment, we are really appreciating your support, and will keep going to improve our food quality and services everyday, you and you familly are always welcome at the boat best regards laurent More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

Vary original restaurant, food was testy and the staff was vary friendly. I'll return for sure. Best French food in the area.

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krabi
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2012

The boat was a nice place to eat with a very unique style, and pretty OK food, but it's closed down now, and from the look of it won't be opening uip again any time soon... so you missed it. :-(

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2012

Wrong food was delivered. One of the ordered dished never came and those that did come, was delivered 20 min apart.

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Kiev, Ukraine
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2012

French food,cool staff, good taste. o for me, i will come again. And the place what a good idea !!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 186 Moo 5, Ao Nang, Krabi Town 81000, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Krabi Province  >  Krabi Town  >  Ao Nang
  • Phone Number: +(66)848927517

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: French, European, Thai

Description

the only french typical restaurant in Ao nang, Nice Place for good food and drinks, with a great selection of wine, inside a real and unique tradionnal thai fishing boat.Good for chill out and meeting people.Just relax and enjoy at outdoor area between the palm trees or inside the Boat.We speak Thai, French, English, spanish, italian

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