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Laem Tong Bay, Ko Phi Phi Don, Thailand
+66 7562 7500
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good restaurant, good service and beautiful tables on the beach

We stayed for 2 nights at PP Erawan resort and this restaurant is pretty much connected to the hotel, We ate here both nights and they have a happy hour on the cocktails which were great. We had a beautiful table right on the beach which was really quite romantic, it did rain on the first night... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 4, 2015
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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015 via mobile

This restaurant is on such a gorgeous spot and the lights are pretty but that's unfortunately the best of it. The food was touch and go, we waited forever for dinner (I think they forgot our food). The absolute worst thing though was the entertainment... The music was soooo loud and the backtracks so cheesy. We couldn't thing or speak... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

The only great thing about this restaurant is that it's situated on the beach. It was beautiful with the tables set up on the sand and the large lighting on the beach. Aside from that, the food tasted terrible! Don't expect it to happen if you requested substitutions. My husband wanted thick noodles instead of glass noodles for the vegetable... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Very disappointed with the quality of food in this restaurant. My husband got a steak and requested it well done, it was the rarest steak I have ever seen and sent it back to be offered an alternative which we did not accept. We were charged the equivalent of €30 for the steak even though it wasn't touched. I dread... More 

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England
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143 helpful votes 143 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

We stayed for 2 nights at PP Erawan resort and this restaurant is pretty much connected to the hotel, We ate here both nights and they have a happy hour on the cocktails which were great. We had a beautiful table right on the beach which was really quite romantic, it did rain on the first night so the staff... More 

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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Great restaurant in the area. You can choose between indoor or outside dining area, if you don't mind the heat. Great fresh drinks and local food.

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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

We found this restaurant to be very refreshing in so many different ways. The entertainment was light-hearted, the food pretty good & the service was great. I have read other more negative reviews and don't quite know what some people expected, maybe a Broadway Show or Fine Dining perhaps? You're on a beautiful island with your feet in the sand... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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22 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

It is edible but it wont make you come back. You might as well pay less and goto Jasmine as the food is cheaper, abience is better and ove rall the food is better (although not great).

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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

The entertainment in this place is something else - as long as you don't take it seriously you will enjoy it. from the old man singing who sounds like one of the muppets to the lady boys trying to dance and then the WWE Thai Boxing this place could be said to have it all in terms of Kitsch entertainment.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

Sawasdee seems to be the most preferred restaurant for people staying in laemtong bay. 1. It has reasonable seating count and food options. 2. The food is good and not too overpriced as well. 3. Try the thai red curry with chicken...Delicious... 4. Staff is good. 5. The place keeps you entertained with traditional shows, music and thai boxing. If... More 

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24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

The food is actually better than the Holiday Inn Buffet by a mile! But that wouldn't be hard. Nice service, and weird singer - but good for some atmosphere. Jasmine is ok, but for something a little more hygienic this is a good alternative.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Laem Tong Bay, Ko Phi Phi Don, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Krabi Province  >  Ko Phi Phi Don
  • Phone Number: +66 7562 7500

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Thai

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