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Gringos Cantina Mexican Restaurant

166/79 Moo 2, Bophut 84320, Thailand
+66 77 962 353
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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International, Mexican, Southwestern, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
166/79 Moo 2, Bophut 84320, Thailand
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went here for dinner last night. I was surprised to get such a delicious Mexican in Thailand! Nachos supreme to start which were Devine and then my partner and I both had a combo dish for main. I had burrito and enchilada. Really nice dollop...More

Thank LobsterKB
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here for dinner last night. Nice restaurant and the service was good and friendly. Not a lot of patrons so was reasonably quiet except for one table who thought everyone needed to know their business #MAGA. Food was very fresh and tasty. We had...More

Thank Trevor G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is just down a side street and well worth a visit if you in Mexican food. The food is tasty and there is plenty of it so if you don’t want to full stuffed after eating, I’d think about sharing. The price is...More

Thank Katherine_Ratcliffe
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After a week of eating Thai food all day everyday it was lovely to eat some great Mexican. Located in a side street just behind the islander bar. You’ll see a man out on the Main Street wearing a sombrero. We ordered some fajitas and...More

Thank princessposh75
Kirk H, Owner at Gringos Cantina Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Glad you enjoyed your meals at Gringos. We really appreciate you taking the time to give us a good review and a 5 Star rating.I pass it on to the staff to show them that giving the little extra effort is appreciated by the patrons....More

Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

...pricey. I just ordered nachos and quesadilla appetizers. They tasted ok and were cheesey enough, but quite small in my opinion. With a beer, I paid like 600 baht. I think they're the only Mexican restaurant in town. I thought this place to be somewhat...More

Thank scottofhawaii
Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

THE BEST Margaritas in Samui!! Authentic Mexican food and cheap!! We came for happy hour every day and enjoyed the jugs of Passionfruit margaritas and fantastic burritos and friendly. Recommend you Try the Massaman prawn Burrito yum!! We love you Gringos!!More

Thank Natasha K
Kirk H, Owner at Gringos Cantina Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded September 27, 2018

Thank you very much for the great review and we are happy you are enjoying our Happy Hours and food, that's what they are made for. We appreciate you taking the time to give us a 5 STAR rating and look forward to having you...More

Reviewed September 22, 2018

I have been coming to Samui for about 15 years, and with my children (9 and 11) since they were born. Gringos is probably my favourite place to eat, and i don't really like mexican food ! Because they also serve dishes like steak on...More

Thank Voyager45225
Kirk H, Owner at Gringos Cantina Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded September 23, 2018

Hi Peter Thanks very much for the great write up! You and your family have be favored patrons for at least the last 14-15 years and it is about time you gave us a good review. It is most appreciated and look forward to seeing...More

Reviewed September 19, 2018

As Thai food is not everybody's cup of tea, we visited this place in the center of Chaweng behind the Islander Bar. It was a rewarding decision as we had one of our nicest culinary climaxes here! After the owner Mr. Kirk welcomed us and...More

Thank infoK2330GR
Kirk H, Owner at Gringos Cantina Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded September 23, 2018

We are very happy that you had a good experience at our restaurant and we really do appreciate the good review you took the time to give us. A personal response is the better than any advertisement we can put out. Thank again!

Reviewed September 13, 2018 via mobile

We saw this man with a sombrero standing on the street and asked where is this Mexican place. It was located off the Main Street, on the corner. We ordered nachos supremos with beef as a appetizer and it was DELICIOUS! Their homemade jalapeño sauce...More

Thank Siljanmatkassa
Reviewed September 13, 2018 via mobile

Not visible from the main road,you have to know where this is,or you must be searching for mexican food.If you do,this is your place.Friendly people,great food,reasonable prices.Try tikka massala enchiladas,interesting mix of indian and mexican food.

Thank Panagiotis A
Kirk H, Owner at Gringos Cantina Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded September 15, 2018

Glad you could find your way in and thank you very much for taking the time to give us a good rating and review it is most appreciated.Hope to have you back again when you are in the area.

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Saar G
August 1, 2018|
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Response from Kirk H | Property representative |
No sorry had to cancel the live music
Kim G
February 12, 2017|
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Response from Kirk H | Property representative |
Hi Kurt, my name is Kirk, I am the owner of Gringos and I do have a niece Tamara. Hope you drop by.
Kim G
February 12, 2017|
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Response from SamuiRes | Reviewed this property |
No it is Kirk
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
$2 - $24
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Bar scene, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 12:00 AM
1:00 PM - 12:00 AM
1:00 PM - 12:00 AM
1:00 PM - 12:00 AM
1:00 PM - 12:00 AM
1:00 PM - 12:00 AM
1:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 166/79 Moo 2, Bophut 84320, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Surat Thani Province  >  Ko Samui  >  Bophut
  • Phone Number: +66 77 962 353
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Gringos is an open air restaurant with ceiling fans throughout the restaurant. We also have an outdoor area with portable fans if required. We serve traditional Tex - Mex dishes, but we also have a couple of Mex - Thai and Mex - Indian fusion dishes. There is a good sized Vegetarian Tex - Mex selection or you can go the other way and order Burgers, Steaks, chops and some fish meals of the BBQ, the Pork ribs are very popular. For those that want Thai food we have joined with the Thai Garden Restaurant for great traditional Thai dishes and they also specialize in a selection of Issan Food dishes. Want something simple we do salads, pizzas, pasta, we can also make you up a plate of Chicken & Chips. Top it off with a Deep Fried Ice Cream or Homemade Apple Pie Come in between 2 PM & 7 PM and choose one of our 14 flavours of Frozen Margaritas and we will make you up a Litre for only 350 Baht Kids Menu Available This is our 20th year in Chaweng
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