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Thongsala, Ko Phangan, Thailand
08 7773 3911
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Ranked #59 of 218 Restaurants in Ko Phangan
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $2 - $9
Cuisines: Mexican
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Authentic Mexican food at backpacker prices. Imported spices, slow cooked family style flavors incorporated by an American Chef with over 15 years in the business. Killer Margaritas including out Jumbo 650 ml Margarita made only with real tequila. Come see for your self!
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Belfast, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014 NEW

Came with low expectations as the Mexcian food in South East Asia has been pretty mediocre at best. Ando's was the only exception. This place rocks! Great food. Lived in California for sometime and I would go to Ando's from time to time even if this place was in California in the midst of great Mexican restaurants.

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chicago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014 NEW

After reading the reviews on ando loco me and my friends just knew we had to come here as we are huge mexican fans. The margaritas are amazing and so much to choose from we drank here amost nearlly every night. The food was also great with such a wide variety of choice, the fish tacos, burritos and enchilladas were... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014 via mobile

Me and my husband have been travelling around asia for quite some time now and seeing as we are americans we miss mexican food. When we heard about ando loco our first impressions were that it is not going to be decent food, but we were soon proven wrong! this has got to be the best mexican that i have... More 

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Sherbrooke, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014 via mobile

As travelling chefs, me and my better half pride ourselves of our open minds towards food, although the craving of something already well known overpowers the need of the new and undiscovered from time to time. We loved Ando Loco, let us not play on words. we got fairly drunk, and ate there for about 3 hours. But let us... More 

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goodfellas_10, Owner at Ando Loco, responded to this review

Thank you guys for coming out and having a nice long soak and feed at the Loco! I also really appreciate chefs getting into the details of what they like and didn't. People stuck in busy kitchens all day long know whats going on. Though I got you on one... no nutmeg in my chorizo (wow you could spin that... More 

Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

stopped in here one day for tacos to get a break from all the amazing Thai food we were eating. Have to say it was some of the best Mexican food i have ever eaten. The Tacos were amazing everything was really fresh and kept nice and simple, would definitely recommend if you're passing by and fancy a wee change... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

I just ate the best steak and mushroom enchiladas at a restaurant in Thailand. Go figure. Thanks to Julie (a seasoned traveler of Koh Phangan) she filled me in on this gem - Ando Loco. Mexican was the perfect break from Thai food on a long backpacking trip through Thailand. Food was outstanding (better than anything in Canada) and the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Food was fast, hot, big and tasty. Didnt expect to find a decent Mexican restaurant is Thailand but this is a little gem! Ando is hands on and the staff are welcoming. Right on the main road in Thong Sala this place is well worth a visit. We went back 2 nights in a row!!

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Montreal, Canada
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8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

What a great surprise this restaurant was - who would have expected to find a quality Mexican restaurant in Thailand? It's perfect for a Thai-food break (which is welcomed after 3 weeks!). Everything was fresh and delicious, but the Margarita that was a little far away from what a Margarita should be. Finish the night with a little bit of... More 

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Haifa District, Israel
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

The Mexican food is great, you really think you are in mexico for couple of minutes... The service is excellent, helped and explained me which gluten free dishes I can eat. Had a great time!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Nice easy going place with great atmosphere. Menu has great selection and if you like Mexican this is the place to go!

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Address: Thongsala, Ko Phangan, Thailand
Phone Number: 08 7773 3911
Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Surat Thani Province  >  Ko Phangan
Average Prices: USD 2 - 9
Cuisine: Mexican

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