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La Dolce Vita

Mea Haad Pier, Ko Tao 84 300, Thailand
(0066) 077 566 13
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Ranked #44 of 115 Restaurants in Ko Tao
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $14 - $22
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Bar scene, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Late Night, Dessert
Description: In the city of Mea Haad , located between Bangkok Bank and Seatran Pier , our Restaurant is open from 4 pm until....late.Buono Appetito
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25 reviews 25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

For me, a key characteristic of an authentic Italian restaurant is when they cook the noodles with the sauce. A must in my books. There are other restaurants on Ko Tao offering Italian but none of them compared to Dolce Vita. Fresh, beautifully prepared Bruschetta, with just enough garlic. Homemade pasta with traditional bolognese sauce, onion, carrot, celery, tomatoes and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

My partner and I had a meal here on our first night in Ko Tao after it was recommended by the owner of our guesthouse. We were not disappointed. I had the seafood linguine and my partner had the lasagne. Both meals were delicious. Probably some of the best Italian food we have eaten and we like Italian food. The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

I have not been here for a few years so I was very excited to come back and eat Dolce Vita again. The food is amazing, I particularly love the ravioli and bruschetta. I highly recomend this restaurant.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

What a fantastic welcoming restaurant with amazing Italian food! My husband used to be a high qualified chef and the first time we came here he was very impressed. He said if you close your eyes it feels like if you in Italy so good that this food is! And it's true! Wow I still miss it! Well done to... More 

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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

We came here on the recommendation of someone living in Koh Tao, and we weren't disappointed (we knew we'd love it, based on the owner's hilarious TripAdvisor responses. Complimenti! Ci hai fatto proprio ridere). The food was delicious - you could be in Italy. I had the lasagne and marvelled at the portion size ("I'll never eat all that!"), before... More 

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208 reviews 208 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
203 helpful votes 203 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014 via mobile

Stumbled upon this place by chance. It won't get more Italian in Thailand and also not in a lot of other countries. Great bruchetta, chese, olives and suasage as starter and good dorade, oven baked lasagna and pizza as entree. We were more than happy with taste, portions and service. The complimentary amaretto finished a great meal.

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Had to return this year after enjoying a number of excellent dinners last year. Food was still excellent. Pizzas, pastas, salads,brusciettas, all very tasty. Brothers Alex out the front and Max in the kitchen, together with their families and staff run a beautiful restaurant, with food to match.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

oregano on margherita pizza? cream in the carbonara? this is not the sign of an authentic italian. still ok though.

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80 reviews 80 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

Our pizza and pasta was perfect. Friendly served in a nice looking restaurant. One of the few places where they really know how to cook Italian food on the island.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

great resteraunt the food was delicious- we ate Pizza & Ravioli the food arrived quick the staff very nice

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Address: Mea Haad Pier, Ko Tao 84 300, Thailand
Phone Number: (0066) 077 566 13
Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Surat Thani Province  >  Ko Tao
Average Prices: USD 14 - 22

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