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17/ 2 Moo 2, Mae Haad Bay, Ko Tao 84360, Thailand
+66 77 456199
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Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Late Night, Delivery, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Friendly staff, great food and even better cocktails

First of all the best cocktails in Ko Tao! all freshly made, so none of the cheap synthetic ingredients (we often sat at the bar, so we saw the bar man working his magic). They range from 150 baht- 180 baht (£3-£4 each) which was reasonable, seen as you would easily pay that much for cheaper... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 30, 2015
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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
  • Large groups
  • Bar scene
  • Special occasions
  • Romantic
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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

First of all the best cocktails in Ko Tao! all freshly made, so none of the cheap synthetic ingredients (we often sat at the bar, so we saw the bar man working his magic). They range from 150 baht- 180 baht (£3-£4 each) which was reasonable, seen as you would easily pay that much for cheaper spirits and ingredients. The... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

Really good restaurant for Thai in Koh Tao. Not the best but if you are here for a while you need to try as many as possible. Really reasonable prices and good service. Better at night time as i the whole of the island which is a bit of a mess.

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Aylesbury, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015

Tried to have a "romantic" meal at whitening recently. The food was average and the venue preported to be a swanky modern venue; it really is not. Table and chair was uneven on the sand, screens covering dumped rubbish torn and flapping in the wind. The staff didn't seem to have a clue what they were doing. Sorry Whitening won't... More 

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Kobe, Japan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

Everything about Whitening is elegant, from the decor to the gorgeous bar and not too mention the view..wow. But what brings you back again time after time is the food. Fresh, clean, beautifully presented. Not too miss

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

Cute beach restaurant with good service and excellent food and some nice cocktails..! The view wasn't bad too! The sound of waves in the background created a relaxed atmosphere!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

We visited this restaurant right before sunset, and the views were pretty nice. soon it became full! It's located on a busy beach where many longtail boats are found, but the atmosphere is still quite nice. At first the place looked a bit dirty and unorganized, but the food was surprisingly good! Since we were along the first to come,... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

Read lots of good reviews but cant say i was blown away, i thibk if we went on a quiter night the service might have been a bit better. Food was good but not amazi g fir the price, good place to go but not as amazig as everone is making out

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

All good. Enjoyed every meal. Helpfull staff. Clean and nice place. Cya next time in beautifull ko tao

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Pamplona, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

I did not eat but rent a long trail boat for the day (snorkeling) with my whole family all around the island. Very nice captain and very good prices (2500 THB)

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

The restaurant is near the pier and the design is really cool! European style, all in white, nothing bad to say about that. The staff is kind and can speak english without problem. But we had to wait 15min before order and 40min before get the food we ordered. It was 2 simple BBQ meal and the portion was really... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 17/ 2 Moo 2, Mae Haad Bay, Ko Tao 84360, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Surat Thani Province  >  Ko Tao
  • Phone Number: +66 77 456199

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Thai

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine, Large groups, Bar scene, Special occasions, Romantic

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