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Mantra Restaurant & Bar

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Pattaya Beach Road, Pattaya, Thailand
+66 (0) 38429591
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5:00 pm - 1:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Good for:
Romance
Large groups
Doing business
Special occasions
Entertaining clients
Breakfast/Brunch
Lunch
Dinner
Reservations
Late Night
Dessert

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  • 297
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  • 115
    Very good
  • 31
    Average
  • 13
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
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
Most recent review
High class

Nice place for romantic dinner. Good menu selection. Comfortable cocktail bar. A bit away from city centre, require to go up second road as beach road is 1 way and Mantra is at start of beach road. And a bit on expensive side. Really it's a Hotel restaurant, for Amari, but nicely done in... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 24, 2015
Alex M
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Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Large groups
  • Doing business
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
  • Dessert
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Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015 NEW

Nice place for romantic dinner. Good menu selection. Comfortable cocktail bar. A bit away from city centre, require to go up second road as beach road is 1 way and Mantra is at start of beach road. And a bit on expensive side. Really it's a Hotel restaurant, for Amari, but nicely done in separate building. I would recommend for... More 

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Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015 NEW

The service is outstanding and food is excellent. Lots to choose from. The decor is very modern and trendy. Great place to relax. Love Howard the magician on Wednesday nights, he is very good..

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Maurizio S, Manager at Mantra Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Dear Olivia19982014 Thank you so much for sharing your great experience from your visit in Mantra restaurant. We are delighted of your positive review and would like to welcoming you again for another great MAGIC night with us and our fantastic team Warm regards Maurizio Susan Executive chef More 

London
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015 NEW

My Wife and I visited this brilliant restaurant while staying in the Amari Ocean and what can I say from the moment you step into this restaurant it speaks class. The staff were excellent and the cocktails outstanding, the food was superb and even the cold beers lovely, my wife and I cant wait to return to Pattaya so that... More 

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Maurizio S, Manager at Mantra Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Dear THEDEELondon On behalf of all Mantra team I thank you for sharing your appreciation and we were happy to serve you We look forward to welcoming you soon for another great experience! Best Regards, Maurizio Susan Executive chef More 

Mui Ne, Vietnam
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015 NEW

I love going to Mantra, especially to their special Christmas eve dinners. The food is good, the service is great and the atmosphere is also nice and relaxed.

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

magician Howard posner's performance every Wednesday is fantastic. I celebrated my birthday. here and realized that this is the best place for Indian food

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Maurizio S, Manager at Mantra Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Dear Sir, The Chef and his team are thrilled by your feedback. Thank you so much for taking the time to review your experience with us. This a true honour and satisfaction to read all your positive comments and we are indeed absolutely delighted you had a great time enjoying our service and Indian cuisine We are all very eager... More 

Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

Had a celebration dinner at Mantra last night for my birthday. Service and food quality was first class. We had not been to Mantra for several months but the greeting we received was both personal and warm. We were a party of 4 adults and one child. After a few cocktails in the lounge bar we headed into the "Cathedral... More 

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Richard G, Manager at Mantra Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Dear RobWatsonPattaya, We are delighted that you truly enjoyed your birthday celebrations with us. We are always happy to be involved in helping to make great memories for our guests. We hope to be a big part of any further celebrations that you have See you again soon Rob. best regards Richard More 

London, United Kingdom
Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

Smart and well run. Thai Food pretentious , Indian and Chinese good. Wine expensive ! Cocktail bar pleasant staff very helpful and pricesreasonable.

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Richard G, Manager at Mantra Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Dear Roger W, Thank you for your kind review on Mantra. We are proud of the fact that we have such a vast array of cuisines available and that they are all really well prepared by our talented chefs. We have a very extensive wine cellar and whilst we do have some expensive wines we also do have some better... More 

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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

Simply a beautiful restaurant with great service & Howard the magician giving the family a laugh.. The ambience was stunning, great for family, business or even a couples.. Will visit again in the future.

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Richard G, Manager at Mantra Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Dear davboy05, Thanks for your great review for Mantra and also for our very talented magician Howard. We are both really happy that you enjoyed your time with us. We think that the great skills of Howard are matched perfectly by the culinary excellence and attentive service from our team. We hope to see you back again soon. Howard is... More 

Poole, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
69 reviews 69 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

Sorry I cannot comment on quality of food...but judging by prices on menu ,it needs to be very very good to match them ! Went there with two other friends....and because we wore shorts,we were not allowed in the proper restaurant !...and were ushered upstairs as if we were not to be seen ! My first experience of being refused... More 

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Richard G, Manager at Mantra Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Dear Dorsetman_10, thank you for taking the time to review Mantra. I am sorry that you didn't actually partake in anything at the restaurant but I would like to thank you for highlighting the fact that we have a very well-advertised dress code. You are right in pointing out that guests who are not in long pants etc are encouraged... More 

Pattaya, Thailand
Top Contributor
143 reviews 143 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

Normally I am very happy to write about Mantra in a positive light, but after our experience just the other night I had to put the record straight. First let me say that all but two in our party ordered Indian food.and as usual it was superb and there were no complaints. However, one of our party had ordered a... More 

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Richard G, Manager at Mantra Restaurant & Bar, responded to this review

Dear Les E, Thank you for taking the time to give us your opinion of your experience at Mantra and also for highlighting some deficiencies in the experience that night. We truly appreciate your time and it really does help us to improve. Immediately after your review the Chef checked the burger and also found that the quality was not... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Pattaya Beach Road, Pattaya, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Chonburi Province  >  Pattaya
  • Phone Number: +66 (0) 38429591

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 25 - 100
  • Cuisine: Chinese, Indian, Japanese, Mediterranean

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Monday
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Thursday
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Friday
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday
5:00 pm - 1:00 am

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