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Fai - the dining experience

53/5 Moo 4 Phang Ka, Taling Ngam, Ko Samui 84140, Thailand
+66 86 060 3118
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Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“salads” (2 reviews)
“thai food” (3 reviews)
“hotel guests” (2 reviews)
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Thai, European, Asian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
53/5 Moo 4 Phang Ka, Taling Ngam, Ko Samui 84140, Thailand
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1 - 10 of 56 reviews

Reviewed January 14, 2017

The restaurant is at the property of Elements Boutique Resort & Spa. The menu is okay and varies in different choices of food. Service however is extremely slow and more often than not they mixed up the orders. Waiters dont really speak English so its...More

Thank Bina H
Reviewed September 11, 2016

Fai is a little cosy restaurant based in Elements Boutique Resort, easily accessible to outside visitors as well. It has a good breakfast/ brunch/ lunch menu, and a lightweight wine selection to go with that. Brunch/ lunch is probably the best option to explore ......More

2  Thank OandP_nomads
Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

Very good breakfast, adequate range and good quality. Western dinner menu is quite pricey, we ordered the Thai food which should only served at Bamboo (the other restaurant) and it was good if not outstanding. If you are staying at Elements it's a good option...More

Thank R3202VNjamiec
Reviewed January 22, 2016

Breakfast for hotel guests served here. Muslim diners can request for halal food before arrival. Good service

1  Thank june1970_11
Reviewed July 20, 2015

Hotel is excellent but food very average considering what you can expect to get by the beaches. Too expensive for the quality.

Thank Sofia B
Reviewed March 26, 2015

I have eaten here many times. The food is always fresh and tasty. True Thai cuisine at its best. Although I often stay away from 'bottom feeders' their seafoof is excellent and I have never had any problems afterwards.

1  Thank Greg T
Reviewed February 16, 2015 via mobile

Fai is the in house restaurant for Elements Boutique Resort and Spa. We have stayed 3 times here and find Fai a great place to eat. The free breakfast has a wide range of options and it all tastes fresh. The lunch menu provides plenty...More

1  Thank speedygonzalus
Reviewed January 7, 2015

FAI restaurant has been a good experience. Breakfeast is excellent and I recommend it (included in the room price of the Element hotel). For lunch and dinner, the Thai food cuisine is good. You can share the Bamboo restaurant menu list in this restaurant (more...More

1  Thank Gilles B
Reviewed September 11, 2014

This restaurant has a great selection of food from Thai to Western. Our meals were fresh, well prepared and well presented. Great atmosphere and nice location on the south of the island. The only disappointing thing was the service. This may have been due to...More

Thank Megan C
Reviewed July 3, 2014

We enjoyed an excellent meal at FAI - the in-house restaurant at Elements Boutique & Spa resort. Fusion menu with emphasis on fresh fish and vegetable. Service was friendly without being overpowering. Good range of New World wines at reasonable prices. We enjoyed the cocktails...More

Thank Steve C
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Hello @ Elemnts boutique resort and spa hide-away. 53/5 Moo 4 Pang ka talking Ngam. 84140 South of the island
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$10 - $40
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Large groups, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 53/5 Moo 4 Phang Ka, Taling Ngam, Ko Samui 84140, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Surat Thani Province  >  Ko Samui  >  Taling Ngam
  • Phone Number: +66 86 060 3118
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