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Smile Restaurant

96/18 Moo 3, Kamala-Patong Road, Kamala, Kathu, Phuket 83150, Thailand
+66 76 385 515
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“chicken” (14 reviews)
“seafood” (11 reviews)
“prawns” (10 reviews)
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Seafood, Barbecue, Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
96/18 Moo 3, Kamala-Patong Road, Kamala, Kathu, Phuket 83150, Thailand
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Reviewed March 11, 2017 via mobile

My wife and i always come back to the best restaurant on Kamala Beach. Smile Restaurant is is a great cheap restaurant that sits right on the beach in Kamala. Great food and beautiful chicken cooked on a spit. Staff are always friendly and the...More

Thank Warwick K
Reviewed March 10, 2017

Smile has been one of our favourite places in Kamala for some time now. Their location has changed from one end of the beach to the other but the food and service remains good. They have a good selection of fresh fish, very often a...More

Thank IanKKE
Reviewed March 9, 2017 via mobile

Great location right on the beautiful and peaceful Kamala beach. Good selection of Thai food especially seafood at reasonable prices.

Thank James T
Reviewed March 1, 2017

Smile is right on the beach so good picturesque setting unless at back. It's a very good restaurant for straight forward noodley Thai dishes but is even better for fresh fish from the BBQ, including any number of different fish,crabs,prawns,lobster etc.. The good thing here...More

Thank ferrybridge
Reviewed February 25, 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a very tasty meal at Smile. Good value and lots of choice. Great location right on the beach.

Thank robertsproat
Reviewed February 23, 2017 via mobile

Although the setting is even more casual and unpretentious than its competitors, the food here is outstanding, as the chef has appeared on Iron Chef Thailand! The staff are friendly and very efficient. Six of the largest BBQ'd prawns cost me 400 THB (AU$15) and...More

Thank Warren D
Reviewed February 19, 2017 via mobile

The chicken charcoal grill is delicious and fresh!! Not to dry out and cook perfectly. Go early for dinner because the chicken will finished. Thai food is good and also the have good mojito. The owner/staff is very friendly. Beautiful beach view with meals.

Thank Patsanan J
Reviewed February 14, 2017

Don't miss the curry crab, the fresh spicy fish and the various soups. Right on the beach. Very reasonable prices. honest service

Thank Craig D
Reviewed February 14, 2017 via mobile

Good food. Good service. Chicken which is grilled in front of the restaurant is really good. Lady running the place is extremely friendly. Very nice place.

Thank Tero T
Reviewed February 12, 2017 via mobile

These ladies are crazy nice, friendly, and hospitable. They welcome you with a huge smile and service is fantastic. You can tell they are well loved and respected locally and from travelers alike. We have had several dishes and all fantastic. Som Tum seafood was...More

Thank Nicholas D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Scenic view, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Open Hours
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
9:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 96/18 Moo 3, Kamala-Patong Road, Kamala, Kathu, Phuket 83150, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Phuket  >  Kathu  >  Kamala
  • Phone Number: +66 76 385 515
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