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Mars Bar

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Bar, British, Pub
As featured in 3 Days in Khao Lak
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Main Road Bangniang | Ban Bang Niang, Khao Lak 82190, Thailand
Name/address in local language
+66 84 746 5951
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10:00 am - 12:00 am
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 12:00 am
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Bracknell UK
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great bar full of Brits. Run by a Brit named Marcel he has been in Thailand for 20+ years Quiz Nights, Xmas Supper,or just a great bar to relax and have a drink.

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Thank Ivanavitch
Playa del Carmen, Quintana Roo, Mexico
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49 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

My all time favourite bar in Khao lak and as a bonus they also do very superb food, all home made, from delicious curries to British style pies as well as a good burger at a fair price. You will be heartily welcomed be the owner and host Mars and his lovely wife Maem, they will make you feel at... More 

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Thank Lily2207
Khao Lak, Thailand
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73 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a tremendous welcome and expansive Christmas Dinner at Mars Bar. Thanks to all the hardworking staff for making so many people's Christmas so special

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Thank Steve J
mars58, Manager at Mars Bar, responded to this review

Hi there thanks for your excellent review, Jake and i love cooking a big feast . It was a great day and the girls did really well ( as always ). Thanks again i'm so pleased you enjoyed your visit to Mars Bar. More 

Bristol
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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are looking for a break from Asian food than this is the place to visit in Khao Lak. Service is friendly and a good choice of English food. It's basic but good tasting food and in particular the breakfast is good, with decent bacon and proper sausages as opposed to the frankfurter type served in Asia. We also... More 

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Thank traceyw8727
mars58, Manager at Mars Bar, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for such a lovely review. We all love Thai food but as you say sometimes you need a break from the spice. I'm glad you enjoyed the food and Thursday night is always fun in Mars Bar . Tanks again and hope to see you again. Cheers Mars and Maem. More 

California
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23 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 10, 2016

Cool bar, friendly staff, appetizing menu, and average drink prices. Menu offered several popular British dishes. Seemed very popular with ex-pats and tourists.

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Thank NorCalGuyTraveller
mars58, Manager at Mars Bar, responded to this review

Cool review , short sweet and straight to the point. Nice one . Cheers Mars and Maem. More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 29, 2016 via mobile

Mars the owner really makes this place, he is friendly and full of useful information. Definitely recommend if you're missing burger and chips or just go for a beer and make some new friends.

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1 Thank Charles B
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 19, 2016 via mobile

Great English food with all different varieties. Highly recommended. Made it even sweeter the bar staff are local top us as well.

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Thank Joe B
Hastings, New Zealand
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 15, 2016

After many days of asian food we wanted something that was different. Mars certainly met our wants. Is an english pub, so had a beer and the most wonderful fish burgers made with beautiful homemade buns and handmade chips.

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Thank Helen638
Brisbane, Australia
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 15, 2016

We again visited Mars Bar, this time we made certain we did not miss the FAMOUS English Sunday Dinner it was as we expected brilliant complete with great traditional Yorkshire puddings, Beware you HAVE to book and the cost 350 Baht, exceptional value. On our 2nd visit to Khao Lak we made this bar our starting point whenever we came... More 

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Redcar, United Kingdom
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81 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 14, 2016

Ate here a couple of times on a recent vacation in Khao Lak. Really friendly and helpful staff. Some good food available too including Chicken Pie and other British classics. Hand cooked chips and real vinegar! Recommended especially to Brits, but anyone will get a warm welcome for sure.

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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
Average prices
$2 - $10
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Dining on a budget, Bar scene, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Road Bangniang | Ban Bang Niang, Khao Lak 82190, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Phang Nga Province  >  Khao Lak
  • Phone Number: +66 84 746 5951
Description
You can't miss Mars Bar it's the bright orange building with the massive smiley face sign on the edge of the main road 200 meters down from the 7-11 at Bang- Niang market just past the TMB bank.You will always find a warm welcome cold beer and delicious home made English style pub grub. Mars Bar now offers an ELECTRIC MOBILITY SCOOTER for rent at very reasonable rates for our older and disabled customers.

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