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Cool Bar

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49 M.2 Maret | Surat thanee, Ko Samui 84310, Thailand
0066869442884
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Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Drinks, Delivery, Late Night

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Hidden gem

This bar restaurant is situated ona secluded beach which gives you that feeling of being on a paradise island. Great value for money.

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 25, 2015
Neil M
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Leeds, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Romantic
  • Dining on a budget
  • Bar scene
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

This bar restaurant is situated ona secluded beach which gives you that feeling of being on a paradise island. Great value for money.

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Redhill, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

Went here most nights when I was staying at the Centara villas. Friendly staff with a lovely chilled feel. Nice drinks and lovely food. Beware of the Blue Drinks though!

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

This has got to be the best bar in the world! it is owned and run by a local couple, right on the beach with the coldest beers and the best cocktails. We spent a fair few night here till early hours of the morning!

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Darlington, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

This bar is alittle gem turn left on the samui villas beach and head for the neon blue sign and you will find the most relaxing bar and eatery.Good music and sound system,cheap cocktails140 Bhatt each,cold beer 60/70Bhatt a bottle and the best seat/table on the beach bar none,drink and cool down under the stars with a ice cold Chang... More 

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

For that real island beach bar feel, there is no better place to be than cool bar. It may be a little tricky to find at first, but it's well worth the effort. Not only are the food and drinks amazing, the owners are exceptional people and your visit to the island isn't complete without seeing some of their card... More 

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Stowmarket, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

Wonderful!!!! Typical Thai bar, on the beach , made of wood and full of relaxation and drink!! Sandy feet and trucks of trees as seats. Love it ;) Literally a 3 minute walk from centara villas and half the price! "Lucy" the dog even followed us home to make sure we where safe hahaha brilliant. Food was lovely and worth... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

Relaxed, chilled out bar on the beach, great cocktails at very reasonable prices, five minutes walk from Centara Villas Samui.

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Howden, Yorkshire
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101 reviews 101 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

The bar is right on the beach and is a favourite for the people from Centara Villas The couple who run the bar give reasonable service and are very friendly We did have snacks in here one night and the quality of the food was very good Drinks prices are very reasonable and the drinks were good

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015 via mobile

Currently staying at the Centara Villas but fancied a change of scenery so wandered down the beach to Cool Bar and I'm very glad we did! The appetisers we had were really yummy and fresh and the strawberry daquiri was so good! The staff are very friendly and welcoming. We're going back tomorrow :)

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london
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51 reviews 51 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

Yes it's quaint , yes it's cheap, yes it's friendly....but the drinks arer limited and not always good.bar owner is also a taxi driver

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 49 M.2 Maret | Surat thanee, Ko Samui 84310, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Surat Thani Province  >  Ko Samui
  • Phone Number: 0066869442884

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 7 - 14
  • Cuisine: Thai

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Dining on a budget, Bar scene

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