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The Boathouse Restaurant

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Wed, 6/19
8:00 PM

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Food and ambience

Special occasions, Romantic, Scenic view, Large groups, Bar scene

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Whether your palate prefers authentic Thai culinary traditions or sophisticated Western cuisine, savour leisurely lunches and fine dinners in our refined yet relaxed setting directly on Kata beach. The proud recipient of the “Best of Award of Excellence” from Wine spectator every year since 2006, the Boathouse Restaurant has been synonymous with fine cuisine in Phuket for almost three decades. The gastronomical excellence of the haute cuisine is further enhanced by the restaurant’s idyllic setting along Kata Beach with its stunning panoramic views. Indoor and outdoor seating options are available with a different dining experience wherever you choose. Our regular guests from around the world
PRICE RANGE
$20 - $100
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
Seafood, Thai, International
FEATURES
Private Dining, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 3 days ago

My husband and I came here for dinner while on our honeymoon. Although it is a bit on the pricey side, it was a great dinner with a perfect ocean view. The menu is higher end and has thai classics with a more sophisticated twist....More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank tetyanapytel23452
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were getting used to fast big Thai meals, the boathouse provided a much more sophisticated menu. I had a seared beef salad, pink in the middle, perfectly flavoured. And being an Aussie, I was really missing wine!!! My mum and I had a few...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Megila1972
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dined in the beautiful setting of the Boathouse Restaurant in Phuket. The food was fab, every dish was oozing with aroma. I cannot recommend this high enough. As for the staff, what can I say fantastic.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank D5533HHmariec
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dined with my family been in Phuket for 2 weeks and wished we had found out about the boathouse sooner food was of a very high standard best we had anywhere in Phuket!! Nice mix of Thai and western dishes great fresh flavours !! Plus...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Carter1101
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant is so amazing! The food, service and ambience is so perfect! The food was lovely, with the tom yum koong is amazing, the cashew stir-fry is so interesting and, as is the free range chicken dish! The view from the balcony over looking...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Tigerlilly5
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went with some friends the food was outstanding . Chef Jonathan came out asked us how our meal was . Will be back . Lamb and crab to die forMore

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Nash18963
Pinyo_tt, Manager at The Boathouse Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Khun Nash18963, Many thanks for your recent visit and for sharing us your dining experience. Your positive comments had certainly given me and my team great satisfaction. Rest assured that your positive feedback will be shared among my team specially Chef Jonathan and will...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had the best dining experience in Phuket at the boathouse! Food is exceptional fresh vibrant and a good cross section of Thai and western dishes to choose from .. great touch was executive Chef Jonathan talking to us customers!! He has a passion for good...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank kyoko59
Pinyo_tt, Manager at The Boathouse Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Khun Kyoko59, Thank you so much for your recent visit and for sharing your wonderful feedback from your recent dining experience in our Boathouse Restaurant. Your comprehensive details of arrangement by our Executive Chef Jonathan is a great testimony of Chef Jonathan's hard work...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate the Thai set menu. The prawns were tasteless and coated in something tasteless. The Chicken salad reminded me of a 7-11 micro meal, terrible consistency and acid flavour. The main course was a beef curry with zero heat and fatty meat. The dessert...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank hjfkfkofokfk
Pinyo_tt, Manager at The Boathouse Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Khun Andrew, Thank you so much for your recent visit in The Boathouse Restaurant and for sharing us your feedback. I sincerely apologize for your unpleasant experience regarding your visit. I wish to inform that we have conducted a serious investigation pertaining this issue...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We got a very tasty dinner on the beach! I can highly recommend this restaurant.. The chef is very friendly and helpful to select the menu for our dinner.. For sure we will come back to this place!!! Thank you #boathouse restaurantMore

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank CAR245T
Pinyo_tt, Manager at The Boathouse Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Khun CAR245T, Thank you so much for your recent visit in our Boathouse Restaurant and for sharing us your feedback. We are delighted to receive your appreciation of our service provision. Our Food & Beverage team specially our team of Chefs are absolutely pleased...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A memorable dinner at The Boathouse Restaurant! Fantastic view of Loch Ness with such a reasonable price! The environment is so cozy and the waiters are so friendly. There is a bar inside with romantic light decoration. We ordered the mixed Kebab, the sucuk is...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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briakko
November 26, 2018|
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Mo R
May 26, 2018|
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Response from agne_1_soto | Reviewed this property |
If you want to sit right by the water and the fan- yes, make reservations. The restaurant is huge, you will always get a table ;) and you can cool off at the bar lounge- it’s so nice there ;)
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charlesz0e
December 26, 2017|
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Response from IanHuntersHill | Reviewed this property |
Mediterranean and Thai but best is to ask the chef Jonathan if you have a special request. He is an Aussie born in Brazil, educated in England and trained in London and Switzerland. Fun guy to get to know
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