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Beachcomber at Lanta Castaway

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Mexican, American, Thai
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299 Moo 2, Phra Ae Beach | Saladan, Ko Lanta 81150, Thailand
6675684851
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: An open air restaurant featuring delicious TEX MEX selections, as well as...
An open air restaurant featuring delicious TEX MEX selections, as well as, excellent Thai and Western dishes. The restaurant overlooks the Andaman Sea and offers both garden and beachfront dining. Located within the Lanta Castaway Resort the restaurant offers terrific food drinks in a wonderfully relaxing environment.
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Good for:
Outdoor seating

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  • 20
    Very good
  • 3
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  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Right on the beach, great food

The restaurant is right on the beach and the surroundings are very well maintained. We sat at a private table in the "garden", so we felt quite luxurious. We suspected the prices would be a bit higher because of it, but we were pleasantly surprised, since they were average. The food on the other... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 25, 2015
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Ljubljana, Slovenia
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  • Outdoor seating
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Ljubljana, Slovenia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015 NEW

The restaurant is right on the beach and the surroundings are very well maintained. We sat at a private table in the "garden", so we felt quite luxurious. We suspected the prices would be a bit higher because of it, but we were pleasantly surprised, since they were average. The food on the other hand was great, well worth it.... More 

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Binghamton, New York
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37 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

If you love Mexican food, then try the Beachcomber. Thailand doesn't always have the best Mexican, but this restaurant does a great job. We went twice and each time had the fajitas. It is a little more expensive but we were never disappointed. They give you 4 fajita shells, beans, rice, veggies or meat, sour cream, guacamole, cheese, salsa, and... More 

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Halle (Saale), Germany
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18 reviews 18 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

Great clean nice food, good atmosphere, reasonable prices and happy hour for cocktails! All you need!

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Ao Nang, Thailand
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

excellent mango shake (no sugar) wonderfull seaview, especially sunset time fresh seefood we will like to come again

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Uckfield
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

If you what good food at reasonable prices, with great staff this is the place Mexican, Thai, European, sit & eat over looking the sea, even a great beach bar (Mad Bull) on site with the best cocktails on Ko Lanta

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Zurich, Switzerland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

Sehr gutes Essen, extrem nettes Personal, tolles Ambiente und unvergessliche Sonnenuntergänge. Thank you Nong, Bank and Dodo, we loved to eat and stay with you every night at the Beachcomber.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

What a great palce to eat with delicious food, the most friendly staff that you could imagine and it's right on the beach for the sunsets to go with the nightly cocktails !!!

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Otta, Norway
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35 reviews 35 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

We are staying at Lanta Castaway, and the Beachcomber is right outside my bungalow. We eat a lot at this restaurant because it's one of the best in Koh Lanta. They have a large menu to choose from, and everything they serv is tasty and fresh. My favorite is the Masaman with chicken, and shrimp in garlic. Very good. They... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

very nice restaurant with beach front seating and wide variety of dishes pretty much all tasty. good service as well. very Good pad thai and mango sticky rice in particular. would be better if they had more grilled whole fish. overall I recommend this place for lunch/dinner.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

My husband and I along with our best friends traveled to Koh Lanta and stayed at Lanta Castaway resort. During our stay we decided to eat at the Beachcomber along with mingling at their Madbull beach bar. We found the best Thai food right at the resort hands down! We decided to try a few other restaurants while on Koh... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 299 Moo 2, Phra Ae Beach | Saladan, Ko Lanta 81150, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Krabi Province  >  Ko Lanta
  • Phone Number: 6675684851

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 15
  • Cuisine: Mexican, American, Thai

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Outdoor seating

Description

An open air restaurant featuring delicious TEX MEX selections, as well as, excellent Thai and Western dishes. The restaurant overlooks the Andaman Sea and offers both garden and beachfront dining. Located within the Lanta Castaway Resort the restaurant offers terrific food drinks in a wonderfully relaxing environment.

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