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Sairee Beach, Ko Tao, Thailand
66 822869740
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Ranked #31 of 117 Restaurants in Ko Tao
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $2 - $7
Cuisines: Bar
Good for: Bar scene
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
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Good for: Bar scene
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
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English first
Chalfont St. Giles, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015 NEW

First impressions - some benches on a patch of mud. But...they do amazing food, especially the roast dinner which for 300bht you get everything...Yorkshire puddings, roast potatoes, pigs in blankets, chicken or pork, stuffing, veg and heaps of gravy. Massive portion, well worth the money :)

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thailand
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

Well iv tried all the menu even the christmas dinner and can not go wrong on the food.. Great people running the place with some great party's.. Its a must place to go when on koh tao.. Keep it up guys

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Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

Such a charming place! They make fantastic drinks (which are very cheap!), and supposedly their food is great too (I've only tried two dishes). Their burgers are great, but don't have the pasta carbonara - it's not good at all. So I'm taking their advice on that one ( "Don't like our food? Go somewhere else!") and taking my pasta-business... More 

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Swansea, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

Lovely little open-air bar where you can meet like-minded divers and have a good cocktail and and a chat about the day's diving! Cocktails not too badly priced either!!

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Top Contributor
55 reviews 55 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

Get here for the Sunday roast dinner. You will not be disappointed! Giant meal and all the trimmings. Will fix any case of the home sickness in no time!

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glasgow scotland
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23 reviews 23 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

What a find we got told about it on ferry on way from samui We stopped by for few beers and we have been told Sunday dinner is best on island The guys in bar where greatv we asked them about cheap moped hire without leaving passport They had a bike there within 10 mins The bike owner called flash... More 

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Singapore, null, Singapore
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

Great atmosphere, great people and the owners were really nice too. Great place to meet with the locals as well, laid-back chill atmosphere.Has a very stripped back feeling to it and it's great to spend a night at drinking and socializing. Not all that loud and not all that quiet, perfect for me.

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Bangkok, Bangkok, Thailand
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

Banyan Bar made our trip to Koh Tao even more awesome. The bar had a chilled undiscovered vibe to it, despite being one of the best known spots on the island for locals. The fantastic drinking crew and staff that brought the bar to life were fantastic fun, this teamed with hilarious cocktails and some of the best burgers, chips... More 

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Miami Beach, Florida
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

This is a MUST if you come to Koh Tao!!! If you want to hang with the locals and hear sound interesting stories I highly suggest Banyan. You can always have a Beer or 12, they have some fireball shots Plus some yummy American style comfort food. There's lots of tables and spots to hangout. For sure the most fun... More 

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Kampung Jeli, Kelantan, Malaysia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

Great food, and the best Yorkshire puddings I've had outside of England, but the drinks are even better and a great price!

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Address: Sairee Beach, Ko Tao, Thailand
Phone Number: 66 822869740
Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Surat Thani Province  >  Ko Tao
Average Prices: USD 2 - 7
Cuisine: Bar

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