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Krua Kritsana

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Main Road | Long Beach, Ko Lanta, Thailand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Huge portions for low price. Pad thai here was the nicest ive eaten. Very nice staff. Good hygiene This was in low season too

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We discovered this restaurant yesterday evening and we can tell you that tonight we will be there again ! They prepare the best chicken panang I ever ate ! Service is smily and professional. From the restaurant room you have a direct view on the kitchen, which could be a disadvantage in some other places ! But here it is... More 

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Gorzow Wielkopolski, Poland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

Went there twice and on each occasion there were ups and downs. We visited in low season (June) so it was almost empty- quick and good service. The staff were friendly and helpful. I have mixed feelings about the food. Fresh green papaya salad is very good, well seasoned and the portions were very generous on both occasions- thumbs up... More 

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Newcastle
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 197 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2016 via mobile

We visited this restaurant almost every day whilst staying at the nearby Layana Resort. Out if the Layana to the main road and turn left, then walk for 500m. Always the busiest restaurant with brilliant food and frequented by Thais and tourists. This place has a great easy vibe, lots of smiles and food quality to die for.

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Turku, Finland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016 via mobile

Can recommend, really like this. Food is really good and price is not bad. Littlebit slow service sometimes, but at least im not in such a hurry. :)

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Mulhouse, France
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2016

Was just near from our stay and we appreciate the staff kindness. All was soo good , food tastyand portion are big. We eat several time here and recommendthis place for sure.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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166 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2016

We really like this restaurant it serves good local Thai food as well as Western food but this time they had changed their chairs to large bamboo chairs and they were so uncomfortable that we couldn't wait to finish our meal which was a real shame. The food we had was good but probably not as good as it used... More 

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Athens, Greece
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2016 via mobile

Consistently good food at Krua Kritsana We've been on koh lanta for over a month, and after finding krua Kritsana (and after having tried a lot of other places), we visit almost every day. And on the days we dont. We miss it! Portions are huge and an absolute bargain for 100thb Some of our favourites- Red curry - I'm... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2016 via mobile

I've eaten here about 5 times over a week, partly because it was close to my hotel but mainly because the food is really tasty! spicy big noodles with crispy pork being one of my favourites as well as the seafood dishes. Also never go away feeling hungry. Considering a lot of the thai food is around 80 baht it's... More 

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Llanelli, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2016 via mobile

Ate here twice on our visit,once in the evening and once for lunch.In the evening service was a little slow but it was busy,but the food more than made up for it,fantastic!!My favourite was the papaya salad with crispy pork,huge portion and only 80 baht!!!Definitely recommend.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Asian, Thai
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Delivery, Takeout
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Road | Long Beach, Ko Lanta, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Krabi Province  >  Ko Lanta

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?