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Catfish Bookshop & Restaurant

113 moo. 1 Saladan , koh Lanta, Ko Lanta 81150, Thailand
+66 84 454 1154
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“catfish” (19 reviews)
“falafel” (18 reviews)
“tortillas” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, European, Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
113 moo. 1 Saladan , koh Lanta, Ko Lanta 81150, Thailand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sadly we only ate here once but the food was lovely and the atmosphere relaxing and pleasant. It was one of the only wet days during our visit so it was very quiet this day, almost like we had the place to ourselves. There were...More

Thank PurpleLorikeet
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Both times I ate here the food was overpriced and unmemorable. The staff seemed mostly disinterested in communicating with the guests, and the most friendly person was the cat.

Thank emma e
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We’ve eaten here a few times at lunch as it’s a great spot near the pier. It’s a little different too with the quirky bookshop. The veg wraps, falafel pitas and salads are all healthy and tasty. The only negative is that each time we...More

Thank DJGR
Reviewed May 9, 2018

Good fruit shakes, really lovely food at a decent price, and good service. Would really recommend the falafel wraps!!

Thank GDHuds
Reviewed May 8, 2018 via mobile

Tasty pita with falafel, served with fresh salad or grilled vegetables, prices between 100 (for a smaller pita dish) and 220 bath (you get two pitas). Vegan options available. Nice view, nice staff, clean toilet. You can also buy a second hand book there. Expect...More

Thank Agnieszka0606
Reviewed February 21, 2018 via mobile

In front is bookshop stocking books.In front of pier it is a beautiful setting.Cats roam around here .Had falafel salad which was quite good

Thank Flitz8
Reviewed February 15, 2018 via mobile

We fell in love with the small bookstore but even more with the food here. Falafel, humus and pita was superb, as well as the fruit shakes, fruit platter, shake and coffe, that is what we had. We came back again because of the great...More

Thank Cristina G
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Reviewed January 12, 2018 via mobile

The food here is fantastic! You get it really fast and it's so cozy! The bad thing is that it smells diesel!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed January 9, 2018

Vegetarian dishes are great, the shop in front of the cafe has a lot of books and nice souvenirs.The staff is nice. The place is good for light vegetarian meal. Highly recommended.

Thank VolhaDubov
Reviewed January 4, 2018 via mobile

Good and fresh food (international and thai), decent prices. And cats, lots of cats. Atmospheric at the sea.

Thank Sjoerd J
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 113 moo. 1 Saladan , koh Lanta, Ko Lanta 81150, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Krabi Province  >  Ko Lanta
  • Phone Number: +66 84 454 1154
A local owned and operated restaurant they have a nice restaurant overlooking the water at Saladan. Food is fresh with a wide variety including western and Thai food. Cooked fresh.
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