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Cafe 69

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Asian, Thai, Contemporary
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157 52 Bophut Avenue Apartment, Bophut, Ko Samui 84320, Thailand
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4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Mon - Thu 1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat 1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This place was recommended to us n glad we went it's an amazing quirky place with scrummy authentic Thai food well worth booking a table

Thank Katie P
Canberra, Australia
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a small family run restaurant across from The Wharf. The menu is not as extensive as other restaurants in the area, but far more interesting. The daily specials are an excellent fusion of all Thai flavors and put together beautifully. Thoroughly enjoyable. Make sure to book!

Thank Jain08
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We absolutely LOVED this restaurant, rivalled some our favourites in Melbourne! The only problem was not discovering it sooner so we couldn't go more, to try more of the amazing menu! Loved the green curry snapper, calamari cakes and duck wontons. Definitely order from the specials board. The chef is amazing and the flavours in all of the food are... More 

Thank Ellen H
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A wonderful experience of Thai fusion fare. The place is all about the quality of the food and very friendly service. Though the space is cramped and simple, Vivian and his team more than compensate for this by meticulous attention to their customers, quite a few of whom appear regulars. Be sure to book in advance. We were lucky to... More 

Thank J J
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Had the most incredible culinary experience this evening. The staff are extremely attentive and friendly and the food is out of this world! I'd definitely recommend the red duck dumplings and the tuna tartare! And such reasonable prices too! Book in advance because this gem is very popular - and for good reason!

Thank Emma B
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This is probably one of the most quirky, places we have been to for a long time. You would probably never decide to go in if you just stumbled across it - on a busy main road, crazy name and really small. But you can see from the reviews the food is simply so different, so creative and so clever.... More 

Thank Working_Mum8Surrey
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Although the cafe is small and the patio is a little noisy, the service and food is sooooo great! I will recommend it to others if they come to visit Samui.

Thank Shiky C
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Great little restaurant which doesn't look much from the road and it is right in a busy main road but we sat inside the restaurant and were not disturbed by the noise from the road. However the staff are fantastically attentive and give excellent advice about what the best quantity to order is etc. Food was excellent. We had duck... More 

Thank Pol3110
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had heard such great things about this little cafe so we were expecting something quite exciting. The surroundings are nothing special and it's very close to the road so noisy in the outside area especially...we thought then that the food would no doubt make up for this. Actually the food was only average and the portions pretty small, so... More 

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Koh Samui
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Been there dozens of time but the food never ceases to amaze me.. Vivian is a great host as always and he is all the time taking care of his guests and what is served in their plates; So many good things to chose from but i often order the same 3-4 dishes such as green curry pie, duck dumplings,... More 

Thank vinzsamui

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$5 - $25
Asian, Thai, Contemporary
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Dining on a budget, Romantic, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine
Open Hours
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 157 52 Bophut Avenue Apartment, Bophut, Ko Samui 84320, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Surat Thani Province  >  Ko Samui  >  Bophut
  • Phone Number: 66-81-978-1945
Just steps away from Fisherman Village and Bo Phut Traffic Light. Located on the Main Street, opposite Anantara Bophut Resort)Explore a new twist of Southern Thai Indigenous Cuisine designed by our dedicated Chef Vivien. Sip 69 secret yummy potions, freshly brewed coffee, smooth and delicious ice cream and sorbet...at a cozy shadow-terrace on a lively street... and cool air-conditioned lounge with super-comfy couches. Music ambience on iPod and guaranteed Dynamic Zen atmosphere in a vibrant and colorful setting.

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