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83/47 Moo 2 Soi Suanwat, Rawai-Nai-Harn Road, Rawai | Phuket, Rawai, Phuket 83130, Thailand
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+66 85 794 2371
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8:30 am - 5:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 6, 2017 via mobile

I highly recommend breakfast at the Book Cafe - home made granola, yoghurt and fruit, great coffee, fresh juices. Welcoming and friendly staff and owner. Very relaxing place. Good wifi and a dog called 'panda'. What's not to like?

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Thank John F
Atlanta, Georgia
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14 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 3, 2017 via mobile

try here protein shakes, breakfast smoothie and banana bowls - it's amazing and very healthy. Cappuccino is also very good.

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Thank NatalyaRad
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 3, 2017 via mobile

Visted the book cafe at the beginning of our holiday and loved the ambience so much made it our regular hang out. Lovely homemade made to order food. From healthy shakes to fresh baked cakes. The staff are friendly and go out of their way to accommodate. Set off the main road the book cafe has a lovely relaxed feel... More 

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Thank Murphy197
Sierra Vista
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 24, 2017

I've been to this little unassuming cafe around ten times while in Rawai/Nai Harn. That means that almost each day I've been in the area, I've been at Book Cafe. I look for chill places where it's easy to mingle and relax. I've found that here and it's even better that Bev (the host) provides fantastic food, shakes, and coffee.... More 

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Thank Travelinman45
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 15, 2017 via mobile

Beautiful setting just off the main road... Once inside you'd feel you were not near a road. Had a veggie omlette which was well made... Chilled there for a little while as that's the kind of place it is...calm and friendly. Chatted to the owner who is a charming lady.... Would recommend if you fancy a quiet coffee & snack....

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Thank Mo G
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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6 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 14, 2017 via mobile

I don't understand what took more than 1 hour to make 2 fresh juices and 2 sandwiches....place looked great, good menu but the timing was awful. They said they were really busy but it didn't look like it, people who arrived after us got their meal before us. Poor service.

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Thank croctess
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 9, 2017 via mobile

Amazing fresh salat and very tasty lamb burger, we were surprised by quality of food and taste. My juice was really nice too. Totally recommended.

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Thank Anna S
Thessaloniki, Greece
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 2, 2016 via mobile

Try the big breakfast ! It's so tasteful ! The hosts are really nice and the service is excellent! The smoothies and fresh juices are must ! Add this cafe to your bucket list if you are close to Rawai Beach ! It's so relaxing !

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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 19, 2016 via mobile

Great place. Brilliant location for breakfast and to chill out for an hour or two. British owner who offers some home comforts. Breakfast etc. Really nice feel to the place set amongst the garden area. Food was great. We ate here a few times for lunch breakfast. Don't miss it if you are in the area.

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1 Thank Richard s
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21 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 25, 2016 via mobile

I've visited the Book Cafe several times and each time there's something new offered. Whether it's the veggie chilli bowl or a gluten free cake, Bev is imaginative and furthermore charges reasonable prices. I love the ambience here, the books and the steady stream of friendly locals and tourists coming in to hang out. Breakfast sets are excellent too.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, European, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Monday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 83/47 Moo 2 Soi Suanwat, Rawai-Nai-Harn Road, Rawai | Phuket, Rawai, Phuket 83130, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Phuket  >  Rawai
  • Phone Number: +66 85 794 2371
Description
The Book Cafe is a juice bar and coffee shop with smoothies and 100% freshly-squeezed 'Naked' juices. We also have a selection of used books for sale and exchange. We are located in the area of Rawai / Nai Harn.Step inside and be welcomed by the aroma of coffee, freshly baked cookies and aromatic teas which make a great combination with the sight of so many stories to delve into.The area is quiet and the atmosphere friendly and relaxed, have morning coffee, a Naked juice or one of our speciality smoothies in the garden surrounded by the mountains, sit inside for an afternoon’s chat and sample some of our home-bakes or a fresh salad, or have an early evening glass of wine or cold beer.Make yourself comfy on the sofa and read a book, relax under the umbrellas in the garden and enjoy the view, or grab a floor cushion and customize your own sitting area in the chill-out room.

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