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Safety Stop Koh Tao

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9/25 Moo 2, Mae Haad, Ko Tao 84360, Thailand
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7:00 am - 11:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 11:00 am
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
Description: "Recommended after every Dive" A Koh Tao classic, when you are waiting for...
"Recommended after every Dive" A Koh Tao classic, when you are waiting for a boat to arrive or yours to leave or just want to have a good time.
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  • 19
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  • 10
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Great staff, great food

Stop here for a bite as soon as you get off the ferry, great thai food and very nice take-away sandwiches. The staff is extremely nice and helpful. Try the "Don Pedro", it's amazing.

5 of 5 starsReviewed December 17, 2014
giaudi
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London, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
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37 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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London, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

Stop here for a bite as soon as you get off the ferry, great thai food and very nice take-away sandwiches. The staff is extremely nice and helpful. Try the "Don Pedro", it's amazing.

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Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

If you're in the area and get a craving for some good old Western Food this could be the place for you, friendly staff, show the sports and decent prices what's not to like!

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Are here several times and would highly recommend it to anyone in the vicinity. Nice chilled out location and a really impressive menu. Probably the best western food in Mae haad.

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london
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

Decent western food for the island. Staff always generally nice. If you're hanging around the port in Mae haad worth going in.

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Ko Tao, Thailand
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

I have been coming here for a few years. It is a great place to meet up for a beverage after diving. The food is great whether it's breakfast, lunch or dinner. I also think it is the only place on Ko Tao that makes billtong, thanks for that Brian. Also if you ask nicely at 08:00 Am or Wan... More 

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Chiang Mai, Thailand
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4 reviews 4 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014 via mobile

On an island with so many restaurants, stalls, shacks, and bars the safety stop pub can always be counted on for a decent meal at a decent price. They're located right on the beach near the pier making them very convenient to find. I've eaten many a meal or snack here and never been disappointed in the food or the... More 

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Thailand
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014 via mobile

After our delicious breakfast we decided to go for dinner. Big mistake! The wait staff lingered around waiting to take our order which became an annoyance. Our bruschetta was average. My boyfriend and I both ordered the pie, one chicken the other steak. My boyfriends meal came about 10 mins after the starter which was fab but mine never turned... More 

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Brian K, Owner at Safety Stop Koh Tao, responded to this review

Dear RBennett95, Thank for taking the time to let us know about your experience at Safety Stop. The waiter in question was fired after an unpleasant and short time with us. Thankfully he has gone. He not only messed up your order, but also was rude too. I found out too late unfortunately. I apologize for the bad experience on... More 

Blenheim, New Zealand
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Were happy to see a top test match about to start on their screen while having drinks and dinner when one customer came in and asked for the channel to be changed which they did. We told them we were watching the game and they just said sorry. So we finished our meal and move on to where we could... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

I have been living here for the last 8 months and I have had more meals here than I can count. Food is always served promptly, with great service, at a wonderful location looking over the beach........

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UK
Top Contributor
55 reviews 55 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

Went here with our 4 kids (ages 8-14) the very first evening of our trip and it was great. To find ourselves sitting watching the sunset, drinking beer and eating delicious curries so easily was very reassuring - maybe because it feels quite familiar to a Brit, but we also went here for a bit of breakfast another day, it... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 9/25 Moo 2, Mae Haad, Ko Tao 84360, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Surat Thani Province  >  Ko Tao

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: English

Description

"Recommended after every Dive" A Koh Tao classic, when you are waiting for a boat to arrive or yours to leave or just want to have a good time.
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 11:00 am
Monday
7:00 am - 11:00 am
Tuesday
7:00 am - 11:00 am
Wednesday
7:00 am - 11:00 am
Thursday
7:00 am - 11:00 am
Friday
7:00 am - 11:00 am
Saturday
7:00 am - 11:00 am

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