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Sairee Beach, Ko Tao, Thailand
66 822869740
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Dining options: Dinner, Drinks, Breakfast

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  • 4
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Best bar on Koh Tao!

Great atmosphere, the bar staff were amazingly hilarious and friendly, and amazing food! My favourite place on Koh Tao without a doubt. We ended up going here every night. Felt like home after a while.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 18, 2015
Tilda D
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London, United Kingdom
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  • Bar scene
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London, United Kingdom
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

Great atmosphere, the bar staff were amazingly hilarious and friendly, and amazing food! My favourite place on Koh Tao without a doubt. We ended up going here every night. Felt like home after a while.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

banyans is incredible. great people there all hours of all days for good times. if you like drinking first thing in the morning, fire along to banyans and theres very likely to be a crowd of like minded idiots who are game for some day drinking.

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

I love this place and the bar tending staff is awesome! My friend and I slyly peeked in looking for someone and they all turned around and called us over to the bar to drink. HOW COULD WE SAY NO? Oh and no DIVE TALKING EITHER!

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Rustington, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

Fun bohemian bar where the local dive masters and scuba divers hangout. Crazy drink specials, music and mayhem.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

a really friendly little bar which attracts all the expats and travellers. great music, incredible food and friendly locals.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

A hole-in-the-wall frequented by various dive school instructors. Good drinks nice people. The regulars get thoroughly drunk each night.

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Bangkok, Thailand
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Great place to start the night out with friends. Careful though because you always have such a great time that sometimes you find yourself on the couch at 4am!!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

The burgers are so good! Nice spot with a friendly ambiance. I recommend it if you want to make a break in thaï food with good english Burger

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

We came here last year for a well needed roast after 6 months of backpacking and we weren't disappointed. Best (and insanely big) roast for a great price....definitely go if you get a chance. Our only negative was that it's got a kinda moody, ex pat cliquey vibe so I rarely go here to drink (even though I'm an ex... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

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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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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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Sairee Beach, Ko Tao, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Surat Thani Province  >  Ko Tao
  • Phone Number: 66 822869740

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 2 - 7
  • Cuisine: Bar

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Bar scene

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