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Vikasa Life Cafe

#159 of 1,034 Restaurants in Ko Samui
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211 Bontji Moo 4, Ko Samui 84310, Thailand
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+66 77 422 232
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Ko Samui, Thailand
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I've visited this place for lunch at least a dozen times now so it's makes sense to let others know how good it is. Firstly it's an open air restaurant perched on an Oceanside hill face with views sweeping over Chawengs idyllic beaches. Really amazing location and well thought out positioning of furniture in the restaurant to ensure every diner... More 

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1 Thank Rhysdixonsamui
London, United Kingdom
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49 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here for lunch because my wife wanted to try it. I thought it would be another place serving healthy food with little taste but I was really wrong. The food was fantastic and service was good too, not to talk about the amazing views. The Mediterranean platter was delicious, I thought they could have served it with some buckwheat... More 

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Thank Valentin L
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28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Had all my meals here during my yoga retreat stay at Vikasa, and the food at the buffés are exceptional and plentiful!

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2 Thank Christel S
Bangkok, Thailand
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited there several times for meals. Vegan and vegetarian friendly. Love the smoothy and the wraps. Stunning panoramic view. Recommened for visitor and locals. They do yoga retreat as well as accommodation.

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Thank Lilly J
Derby, United Kingdom
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1,545 reviews
882 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 851 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped for a drinks break, service is quick and efficient but you do pay a little more than just down the road for the same type of drink but it is the views that blow you away.

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Thank johnhp702
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I find VIKASA best to go for a training. To spend time here and really get the full experience of the facilities, philosophy, food, spa...etc

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Thank Colin P
Ko Samui, Thailand
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Amazing food, great service and stunning view. Nice place to spend some relaxing time enjoy there healthy food and drinks.

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Koh Samui
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

the variety on the menu is grandiose even out of the confort zone, it reflects already the infinite creativity of the chef Cyril and when you get your plate, colours and fragrances go in all directions, I ordered two dishes thinking that usually the portions are measured , but no way: big portions ! It all tasted so good I... More 

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Konstantin M, Owner at Vikasa Life Cafe, responded to this review

What a pleasure to welcome you. Thanks for your review and hope to see you soon More 

Hong Kong, China
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36 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 15, 2017

Mostly vegan and very healthy food, buffet and a la carte. The vegan deserts are fabulous!!! Definitely the friendliest and happiest staff I've seen so far on this island :-) Great atmosphere and overall just one of the nicest restaurants here. Thank you very much!

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Thank Nina H
Konstantin M, Owner at Vikasa Life Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you very much Nina H for your review! Hope to see you again really soon... More 

Leominster, United Kingdom
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122 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 24, 2017

Everything looks so good - the burritos are fabulous. Super fresh juices and fruit cocktails - I likes Berry Berry. Unbeatable location high on the cliff with great views over the bay to the distant horizon. A little bit more expensive than most places but worth the extra.

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Konstantin M, Owner at Vikasa Life Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you for your nice review adventure4pleasure! See you soon More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
International, Asian, Thai, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 211 Bontji Moo 4, Ko Samui 84310, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Surat Thani Province  >  Ko Samui
  • Phone Number: +66 77 422 232
Description
Vikasa Life Cafe is a unique and healthy restaurant on the beautiful island of Koh Samui. Eating wholesome and healthy food goes hand-in-hand with our lifestyle philosophy at Vikasa and our Life Cafe plays an important part of enabling you to do that, whether you're staying here or just visiting. We've formulated a signature cuisine, combining healthy ingredients with pure indulgence for you to savor while enjoying the breathtaking views and friendly service from our famous terrace. Vikasa serves a wide variety of food styles to suit different dietary needs; we offer vegan-friendly, international, fusion, western, raw and non-vegetarian dishes.

Just as our yoga approach is always evolving, so we are constantly experimenting with food preparation and creating new amazing tastes for you to try. Our food is creative, fresh, colorful, fully flavored and balanced. We use only the best ingredients available, including organic produce whenever possible. We also have an excellent selection of freshly squeezed tropical juices and smoothies with no additives. We are confident you can find something you love on our menu. All our dishes are created with your health in mind.

We believe you deserve to know what's inside your food, which is why we use only the best ingredients, organic whenever possible, and never any additives or preservatives.

Our Chef
In addition to other influential creators, our featured raw food chef Boris Lauser from Berlin designed many of our delicious menu items. Boris's raw delights are both vegan and raw. Raw means that the creations are not heated over 42 degrees and therefore retain all of their healthy vitamins and minerals. Integrating raw dishes to a healthy diet will help you attain a strong flexible body.

Boris Lauser received his initial training at the world-renowned Tree of Life Center, in Arizona, USA, where he set his foundation in gourmet raw food and its nutritional background theory. Boris has been working with raw foods for over 5 years, teaching seminars and organizing dinner events worldwide. He has also complemented his education with further training at the world's best gourmet raw food culinary school, The Matthew Kenney Academy in Oklahoma City.

Enjoy the evolution of food at Vikasa and join us whether it be for breakfast, lunch or dinner.

The Vikasa Life Cafe is open everyday from 9:00 am - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?