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113 moo. 1 Saladan , koh Lanta, Ko Lanta 81150, Thailand
66 8 4454 1154
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Burgers!

Burgers, burgers, burgers... And a lots of books. And did I mentioned burgers? Delicious. Tasty. And the rest of the menu is great as well. And the view...

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 23, 2015
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Warsaw, Poland
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Warsaw, Poland
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015 NEW

Burgers, burgers, burgers... And a lots of books. And did I mentioned burgers? Delicious. Tasty. And the rest of the menu is great as well. And the view...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

Our favourite restaurant on the whole island. Went three times in two days. The food, price, cats, atmosphere...perfect! Especially good for vegans/vegetarians as there are many options. Vegans just ask for no oyster sauce. Pat the maine coons for us!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

The homemade cheeseburger was very delicious! And for dessert i ordered mango sticky rice,, it was delicious but its too sweet for me. Overall its a great place to eat (y)

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Douglas, United Kingdom
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94 reviews 94 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

I always come here just to see the two Maine Coon cats plus the other very well fed ones! Great seeing them at feeding time. Quiet location on the river where you can watch the ferries coming in and leaving. They do decent fruit shakes here.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

One of our favorite 2 restaurants in Saladan, over the water. It was cute to see all the cats just laying there, sleeping all day. The food was very good and inexpensive compared to similar restaurants on the waterfront. Special thansk to our waitress who smiled a lot and was very nice to us (not all restaurant staffs in the... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Me and boyfriend we traveled in Koh Lanta first time and we found this restaurant at Saladan pier. Here has a very lovely view with nice food and 9 cats and they are so cute !! also staff are very friendly we wish to go back there soon.

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Phuket, Thailand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

Here at the Catfish now. The breakfast is good with great views. Awesome internet for the area. And a wonderful place to sit and relax for the day. The value is good. Just a great place to sit chill and relax away from everyone. ...

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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

I liked the food. No msg. No terrible smell. I liked the decoration. There were wonderful objects around.you don't know where to look. And cats... good looking lovely amazing cats are all around. I saw the most beautiful cat I've ever seen in my entire life in cat fish : ) ... I liked the wiew... you eat when you... More 

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7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Loved this restaurant! It had good Thai meals as well as more western food if your needing a break. Most importantly everything was a decent price!

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East Providence, Rhode Island
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12 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015 via mobile

Loved this place! There seems to be 5-10 resident cats that wander and sleep around the place, all friendly and open to loads of petting. Large menu with TONS of vegetarian and vegan options, including tofu thai dishes. Food was all really good, loved the spring rolls and milk shakes. Set out on a stilted deck overlooking the water it... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 113 moo. 1 Saladan , koh Lanta, Ko Lanta 81150, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Krabi Province  >  Ko Lanta
  • Phone Number: 66 8 4454 1154

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: European, Thai, Middle Eastern

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