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The Five Islands

348 Moo3 | Koh Samui, Taling Ngam, Ko Samui 84140, Thailand
+66 81 920 6162
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Ranked #6 of 10 restaurants in Taling Ngam
Price range: $5 - $99
Cuisines: Thai
Good for: Romance, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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French Riviera - Cote d'Azur, France
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014 via mobile

Me and my husband went here twice because we always feel relax with amazing food and staff were helpful . We will come back next our visit.

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Perth, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

We were in taling ngam for a wedding and this place was a real hit for all of us, between us we made many visits. The food was great, the service was great and so were the staff. They would even drive us back to our hotel after the meal. Truly recommended

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Naugatuck, CT
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

The setting was completely romantic, nothing like eating on the beach with your loved one! The food and service was outstanding! My husband and I were staying at the Conrad but wanted to experience different restaurants during our stay. This was one of the ones we picked and we were so happy! Watching the sun set with the view of... More

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Perth, Australia
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25 reviews 25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

this was a first class lobster treat, right on the beach, the service could not have been improved. we went on a trip round the five islands first, - fed the fish off one of the islands (snorkelling was also available, ) landed on a deserted beach (apart from one other small boat with 4 other tourists) and then returned... More

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

What a shame! This used to be one of the best spots on the island for a special or romantic dinner in a fabulous location on the beach - I have been here many times over the years. Sadly it is under new ownership and has lost all of its sparkle. The best of the staff have gone, the food... More

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Wonga Park, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014 via mobile

We went here by chance when our driver, Nam, said he knew a nice place for lunch. Straight away I think here comes a tourist trap, but that couldn't have been further from the truth. Wonderful lunch on the beach overlooking the Five Islands. Attentive staff and food well prepared and presented. It was so good we decided to go... More

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Perth, Australia
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29 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

We when here for a perfect sunset - and got more. The sunset was excellent and the service for drinks and food at this perfect beach location made the experience much better then expected

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Ko Samui, Thailand
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

We look a table on the beach in natural shade of some lush trees. We found the staff very friendly and tentative. The food was delicious and served quickly. They have a wonderful setting with amazing views and the choice of inside or outside dining. Well worth another visit!

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Sydney
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5 reviews 5 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

If you have hired a car or bike, it is well worth the effort to hit the "Virgin" coast and have dinner while watching the Sunset. A nice mid-range menu (by Thai prices) with a generous happy hour for those who enjoy a cocktail, we would consider a trip to The Five Islands for dinner should be on every Koh... More

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Ko Samui, Thailand
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

I do not know what happened with this restaurant. Before, it was magnificent, excellent and always friendly welcome. Now, as soon as you arrive in the parking, you are literally kidnaped by an unfriendly women. The service is no more the same and the food clearly lost some stars. Toy’s for child are lying in the entrance. That is not... More

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