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The Pavilion

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The Datai | Jalan Teluk Datai, Langkawi 07000, Malaysia
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  • 61
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  • 27
    Very good
  • 3
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  • 4
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  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Top Thai!

The nicest Thai food, period! I loved the perennial favourite 'Thai green chicken', also enjoyed finishing my wifes beef massaman

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 22, 2015
Andrew L
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Leicester, United Kingdom
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Leicester, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015 NEW

The nicest Thai food, period! I loved the perennial favourite 'Thai green chicken', also enjoyed finishing my wifes beef massaman

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Warminster, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

We happened to be there on a very busy night but the staff coped well and the food, mostly wok cooked, very tasty

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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82 reviews 82 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

Extremely expensive, but truly great Malay food and an unbeatable environment. The hotel is the top in luxury and so this is a fitting poolside restaurant. Had a great lunch here.

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Singapore, Singapore
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

The buffets (breakfast and evening) were fine but not special. We had the ala carte menu one evening and quite enjoyed the food.

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Weymouth, United Kingdom
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88 reviews 88 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

Lovely restaurant with very good food. How ever the staff all seemed very serious and there was a strange atmosphere there.

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Melbourne, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

Unless you are staying in the Datai resort, expect to have to drive along a windy road to get here. Bear that in mind if you are considering sampling from the extensive wine list. The food cannot be faulted - authentic Thai with fresh herbs grown on the premises. Portions are generous and pricey, so be careful not to over-order.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015 via mobile

Very nice restaurant for Thai food, ask for a table near with a view. All the food we had was tasty. Not that's cheap but good quality. Worth a visit, although we thought that Gulai House at The Datai was slightly better.

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26 reviews 26 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

This is the perfect hang out for beach watching, lazing around, eating and cocktail drinking. The Pavilion also have lanterns you can take onto the beach, light up and launch into the night sky enveloped with all your dreams and wishes ;-)

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Sydney, Australia
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37 reviews 37 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

Absolutely delicious Thai food!! My husband and I were amazed at the authenticity of this food..we love Thai cuisine and we are always trying to find the best Thai around.. This place is a must try and the staff at this hotel are the BEST..very kind and attentive.. We can't wait to come back here and eat at this place... More 

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Windsor, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014 via mobile

Why hasn't anyone already reviewed this restaurant? It's simply superb ! The ambience is first class ,the staff are so professional, above all the food is out of this world! Pricey but so worth it's keep your taste buds intact and don't over spice the food or you'll be in tears surrounded by tissues as we were.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: The Datai | Jalan Teluk Datai, Langkawi 07000, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Kedah  >  Langkawi District  >  Langkawi

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 20
  • Cuisine: Thai

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