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The Gallery Restaurant

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here

1. The Best Thai Food in Thailand
1. The Best Thai Food in Thailand
"it was easily the best Thai food we have had"
BiteAroundTheWorld
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2. Excellent Service
2. Excellent Service
"A beautifully calm atmosphere is the first thing you notice"
doublem11
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3. The Best Restaurant on Koh Tao
3. The Best Restaurant on Koh Tao
"The best restaurant on Koh Tao according to our group of 4"
Jennmarley
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About
Gourmet and authentic Thai restaurant with a view through our fine art Photo Gallery. Widely acclaimed as being among the best Thai food in Thailand. We open at 12pm and remain open all day until 11pm (be aware that we may close early around 10.30pm if the restaurant is quiet). Authentic Thai food with true Thai flavour using only the freshest ingredients and the finest cuts of meat, fish and seafood. We also have a small selection of vegetarian dishes and an extensive wine and designer cocktail list. We offer a fine dining experience in a creative atmosphere providing the highest standards for a discerning clientele. Please note that we are not a budget backpacker restaurant, we offer the best
PRICE RANGE
$8 - $29
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
CUISINES
Thai
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We went with the trust the chef menu and it was amazing value for money, the food was delicious (especially the fish and the entrees). Recommend.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Lize V
imagemarine, Owner at The Gallery Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Trust the Chef at The Gallery Restaurant is definitely the best way to experience Thai cuisine to the full. Thanks for the great review.

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Reviewed January 1, 2019 via mobile

The food in this restaurant it’s quite special, super tasty and clearly made with love Despite not having reservation and the restaurant being fully booked they were able to get us a table - new year s luck 😀 Always with a warm smile you...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Sara L
imagemarine, Owner at The Gallery Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded January 1, 2019

Thanks for the wonderful review. We are so happy to welcome people that come with open hearts to enjoy the experience that we are very passionate about. Thank you and Happy New Year.

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We visited the Gallery on a recommendation from a friend back home and weren't disappointed. It was a special meal for me and my husband and they treated us really well. The service is great, and the food incredible. We went for the 'trust the...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Lee078
imagemarine, Owner at The Gallery Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

It was an absolute pleasure to meet you both. Thanks so much for choosing to enjoy your special occasion with us and thanks for taking the time to share this review.

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We are wisiting Thailand every year and different places every time. This restaurant served us so well-tasting food that we agreed to go back for another meal! We ate three starters (morning glory, veggie springrolls, satay) + cashew chicken and dessert and it all tasted...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank monae357
imagemarine, Owner at The Gallery Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Always great to receive such high praise, but to receive it frim those with real knowledge and experience of Thai cuisine is terrific. Thanks so much, hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Was a really fantastic dinner. We took the chef choice menu for 900Bht pp what is not cheap but worth the money. All 7 dishes were great and very delicious. Thai Servers explained what surprises they brought to the table and were very friendly. The...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Isabelle S
imagemarine, Owner at The Gallery Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks for the great review, all good points and great advice. See you soon. As a side note, this is our 2000th review and our 1600th five star review. We would like to say thanks to all of you for the support. To read that...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

If you want to taste some real Thai food apart from all those standard Street food kitchen try the Gallery. It creates a new stream of taste to your brain and you will know how super tasty Thai food can be. Need to repeat!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Tom L
imagemarine, Owner at The Gallery Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Fantastic, thanks so much.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had diner here recently and couldn’t fault the food service , ambience.stunning food would recommend in a heartbeat👌👌

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank nomis98
imagemarine, Owner at The Gallery Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the beautiful review.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hi Chris My party had one of the best meals last night for the second time, thanks to your wonderful chefs and great to see you. We will just keep coming back. Chris Sherman

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank chrissherman126
imagemarine, Owner at The Gallery Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Great to see you all here, thanks for the review, hope to see you all again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago

It serves decent food but so does most local thai places. I had the red curry and the crab fried rice. Both were good, but not exceptional. They also charge about 30 to 40% premium over other local thai places so I think the food...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank bandiesel
imagemarine, Owner at The Gallery Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I'm sorry that The Gallery was too expensive for your liking. We provide only the finest quality priduce here at The Gallery, there is nothing like it in the area so we'll have to agree to disagree. I do wish you had found the courage...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The owner of the restaurant is photographer abd has his gallery nearby the restaurant. From some places you can see his stunning pictures through the big window. The Thai food is delicious and music is great. The people serving are very friendly and if the...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank tinak275
imagemarine, Owner at The Gallery Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the wonderful review. I'm very grateful for your kids helping Matoaka to settle in again. Hope to see you and your wonderful family again soon. All the best for your travels.

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jael112
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Response from imagemarine | Property representative |
Hi there, thanks for the message. The truth is it fluctuates. Generally I'd recommend people to book 3 to 4 days in advance as we are only a small restaurant with just 9 tables. In March however, it's pretty busy so I'd say... More
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