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Karlsson's Restaurant

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Steakhouse, European, Pizza & Pasta, Scandinavian
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108/16 Thaweewong Road | Patong Beach, Patong, Kathu, Phuket 83150 , Thailand
+66 76 345 035
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8:00 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Delivery, Late Night, Reservations

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Visitor rating
  • 94
    Excellent
  • 49
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
good steaks

We enjoyed our steak in this restaurant, their service is nice, prices...not cheap but worth the money, the toilets are clean and we can recommend this restaurant for you if you like to have a good meal.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 3, 2015
Rickard S
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Auckland, New Zealand
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
  • Large groups
  • Families with children
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160 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Auckland, New Zealand
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015 NEW

We enjoyed our steak in this restaurant, their service is nice, prices...not cheap but worth the money, the toilets are clean and we can recommend this restaurant for you if you like to have a good meal.

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Congleton, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015 NEW

I've reviewed this restaurant before in years gone by, but worth another review as we always return here at some point during our holiday for a nice steak. I think the portions have shrunk slightly to maintain the price which isn't cheap. However the steaks are still very good as are the sauces. We always have ribeye with either bernaise... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Had a pretty good steak here and was good value too. The steak was not top, top quality but was good enough and the bearnaise sauce was ok. Service was good and ambience was nice enough. You could do a lot worse in Patong.

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Phuket, Thailand
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

I have visited karlssons many times and have always been impressed with the quality of food and friendly atmosphere of staff and Mr Kent the owner. The price is reasonable and the ambience is above average. 😊

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Finland
Top Contributor
68 reviews 68 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015 via mobile

Our friends skip this restaurant due to high prices, but we went to check it out. Food was avarage, you get same also in plastic chair restaurants. Not bad, but nothing special either. This is place for you if you miss swedish people.

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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

We went and ate dinner here. They literally took two minutes to bring the food to the table. We ordered pork fillet it obviously takes longer than that to grill pork. The meal was cold and awful. Been to this place six years ago and the food was much better. Guess the swedish owners have made to much money and... More 

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Karlssons P, Owner at Karlsson's Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear sir, Thank you for let me know that you was not satisfied with your meal at Karlssons. I am very sorry for this and I, The Swedish owner really care about my place and want everybody to be happy. Money can not stop me from work :-). Me and the staff are trying the hardest we can to make... More 

Murmansk, Russia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

It's a perfect place on Patong beach. We lived in Patong Tower and found this restaurant for everyday breakfast. There is all kind of breakfasts: English, American, Sweedish, continental, and everything were tasty and normal prices 180-190 TB. All stuff were smile and understanding your needs. Serving was quickly. Next year we are going to book a room in this... More 

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Witham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

excellent steaks and dont forget to try the meatballs with mash and gravy.wine by the jug is good value.

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Phuket, Thailand
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

great Thai food, nice place, very quite and very clean. I had garlic prawns perfectly cooked with fried rice, hummm. My friends chicken satay and "Paneng" chicken with vegetables. Everything was perfect. Very friendly service and very fast ! I live in Phuket and I will certainly go back ! Mr. Karlsson, you gave me the prices of the rooms,... More 

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Cowdenbeath, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014 via mobile

my wife and I dined there last night we both had onion soup for starters which were good, she then had spaghetti carbonara which was also pretty good, I had a ribeye steak which I must say was pretty awful tough and tasteless the vegetables half cooked and the red wine sauce tasteless.Price for two with two drinks about £25,... More 

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Karlssons P, Owner at Karlsson's Restaurant, responded to this review

First of all thank you for the visit and the review here at Trip Adviser. We highly appreciate all reviews. We are very sorry that your Steak was not up to your standard. Normally all our guests are very happy with our Steaks. I will check all the steaks with the chef so there is no more fault from our... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 108/16 Thaweewong Road | Patong Beach, Patong, Kathu, Phuket 83150 , Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Phuket  >  Kathu  >  Patong
  • Phone Number: +66 76 345 035

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 4 - 22
  • Cuisine: Steakhouse, European, Pizza & Pasta, Scandinavian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine, Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
8:00 am - 12:00 am

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