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Drunken Sailors Coffeeshop

116 Moo 5, Ko Lanta 81150, Thailand
+66 075665076
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Ranked #12 of 187 Restaurants in Ko Lanta
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $3 - $14
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Late Night, Dessert
Description: Opened five years ago by three Bangkok girls with dreams of an island life creating delicious new dishes of Thai/Western food and serving fresh-ground espresso drinks the Drunken Sailors has become one of the most popular restaurants on Koh Lanta and a cornerstone to the social scene of Kantiang Bay. Blending a coffeeshop chic of jazzy music, beanbags and hammocks this hip café offers a rich variety of dishes, featuring everything from traditional thai and delicious breakfasts to flavorful pastas and savory western burgers.Daily Kitchen Hours: 8:30am - 5:00pm & 6:30pm - 9:00pm
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92% Recommend
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Lecce, Italia
Top Contributor
50 reviews 50 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014 NEW

This is one of the most original and representative places in the little town of Kantiang. Warm and welcoming, colourful, with a laid back garden made of cushions and hammocks. Slow food carefully prepared by amazing May, professional cooker with an interesting experience also abroad. Maybe my only complaint is that they close too early for dinner (9 p.m.), but... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014 NEW

Me and my partner came here twice and together had burgers and Thai food, both tasted amazing and cooked to great quality! The Thai food is just good from the Thai experience and their burgers are probably the best in Thailand - mostly due to their imported beef which is freshly grounded here. They offer daily specials which are unique... More

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Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014 NEW via mobile

We ate here on a stormy night in low season and we pleased with the food and service we received. I ordered a ham and cheese toastie after having rice fatigue and my partner ordered thai red curry and asked for it to be thai spicy, he was not disappointed. The food was fantastic and we received it quickly after... More

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London, England, United Kingdom
17 reviews 17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Good food, great local coffee. Stay as long as you like, have a little sleep in the hammocks or just watch the world go by.

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London, United Kingdom
11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

The laid back atmosphere, hammocks and delicious curries really helped us disconnect and savor being on holiday. This made drunken sailors one of our favourite lunch spots. We tried several soups and curries and found them all very good. Having come for a late lunch when the hammocks weren't otherwise in demand, we may or may not have fallen asleep... More

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Sydney, Australia
13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

A great little shack on the side of the road, and they have a fantastic espresso machine they have nicknamed "Precious". I don't expect to get a great latte when travelling to a lot of countries, but wow this was a great surprise. My wife and I ate here for 5 meals during a 4 day stay on the island.... More

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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29 reviews 29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

the atmosphere was relaxing but for us the food was okay.. The drinks were good. Just a good place to chill in a hammock and read .

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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

We really enjoyed at the drunken sailor. Delicious smoothie (try berri berri lassi) and jumbo burger! Would defenitely recommend it for food and drink, free wifi and friendly staff!

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Rutland, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Not authentically Thai- but lovely little place with fantastic, good value food and drinks, very comfy hammocks and fab chilled atmosphere. Spent several lazy mornings in a hammock, with a book and a smoothie- ultimate chill out! Definitely recommend.

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London, England, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

We were drawn to this place by the hammocks and the bean bags for sitting in. It was different. I liked that. We were pleasantly greeted by a lovely waiter and plenty of smiles. We ordered the food and it was delicious. We went back another time and it was consistently good. They had some shales for,the kids and the... More

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