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Raya Thai Cuisine

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$$ - $$$
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48 Dibuk Rd, Phuket Town, Phuket, Thailand
Name/address in local language
+66 76 218 155
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Singapore, Singapore
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Beware of the pricing! More expensive than any 5stars hotel pricing. Example Padd Thai at THB360. Simple items from THB250 onwards and is very expensive for Thai standard. Some items are more than 100% more expensive compared to JW Marriott where our family stayed. Their pricing is more expensive than any top hotel standard, but food is average. Not worth... More 

Thank ShermanSG
Livingston, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for the famous Thai crab curry and wasn't disappointed. It was excellent, loads of crab, spicy, just delicious.others enjoyed there Pad Thai and Massaman dishes. Was nice to eat somewhere with a bit of history. Don't be put off by the run down look outside.

Thank Catlovesholidays
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79 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The restaurant is in a nice old building with a quaint traditional feel as it hasn't been fully renovated. I loved the atmosphere but the Tom yum, fish in yellow curry soup and duck salad were unsubtle and disappointing.

Thank julteng
Melaka, Malaysia
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I try to find this restaurant by using TripAdvisor address n found that it was a wrong address. This address will lead you to another fine dinning place call blue elephant. Any how, I reached the restaurant after nearly an hour. I had ordered the green curry chicken, crab meat fried rice , pork cooked with peppers corn n onion,... More 

Thank hen l
Bangkok, Thailand
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57 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

we went in as recommended by the locals. The ambience was very present, very traditional unique style. We ordered the popular dishes and all the food came out very quick and we love it! Very phuket style. Zaap!

1 Thank Jariyasethi
Perth, Australia
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29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this unassuming locally known Thai restaurant & it was a very enjoyable experience... the food menu gives you choices in both Thai & English.. in specific foods categories with details to make informed decision. The staff is attentive without intrusive & ensuring your dining experience is maximised. The decor is original and stands still in the past, steeped in... More 

1 Thank LivinLovinLife07
Bangkok, Thailand
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84 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

"Raya" original south food very delicious tasty and spicy with full flavour every dish Bai liang pad khai; delicious, Kua Kling moo very spicy and tasty served with vegetable, Moo hong; pork with south sauce boil until it soft serve 4 pieces per dish. Light Yellow Curry with sea bass and coconut spicy and sour super delicious too. Sator pad... More 

Thank Babejaa
Zurich, Switzerland
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479 reviews
304 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was the 4th time I have been to raya and I have never really enjoyed it. The friends we stay with always take their visitors there but I never understand why. On this occasion there were 6 of us and the food came out within 5 mins of ordering. - which in itself is suspicious. The pork was lukewarm... More 

Thank Janet W
Pokhara, Nepal
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61 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was attracted by its classical building look when we walked by, then we checked the comments on trip advisor, and booked a table here. But I was quite disappointed when I walked in. Though the outlook is great, but the inside is a little bit run down, I guess they need some maintenance, esp the damp marks on the wall.... More 

Thank pinkgatinha
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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61 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We popped in here for a light meal on recommendation that it was the best place to eat in Phucket Town. Without labouring over the details, we were left standing waiting to be seated. apparently ignored for a while whilst staff passed by us twice without asking. It wasn't ven that busy. On eventually being seated we were handed two... More 

Thank MikeDickson

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Seafood, Asian, Thai
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 Dibuk Rd, Phuket Town, Phuket, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Phuket  >  Phuket Town
  • Phone Number: +66 76 218 155

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?