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Happy Turtle

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner


$3 - $8
Asian, Thai
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We tried most of the restaurants in Bailan during our stay and this was one of our favourites. The Penang seafood curry was excellent. Gets quite busy so better to go earlier if you want to be sure to get a table

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank J0nG
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ordered traditional Thai food but sadly it was without any good taste. So bland like made for babies. No spice no soy sauce. Quite disappointed after having so many good dishes in this area. Cashew nut chicken is chicken with tomato and onion, no...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank NordicSun
happyturtleKohChang, Owner at Happy Turtle, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Sorry that you did not enjoy our food ,, the chicken cashew we make is a traditional way of making chicken cashew and one of our most liked dishes ,,, bellpepper like you mentioned is not actually part of traditional thai food for the fried...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really nice find on main road - nice relaxed atmosphere, attentive staff and a really excellent combination of Thai and western dishes, equally well prepared,presented and priced- just keep going back!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank V8206RDpaulm
Reviewed December 8, 2018 via mobile

We went there for lunch and had veggie omelet with rice, chilly chicken with rice, 2 watermelon shakes and two capuchinos. Paid approx. BT 500 incl. tip, so that’s a good price. The drinks were perfect: good shakes en splendid capuchino barista style! The food...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Mactoek
Reviewed December 3, 2018 via mobile

Lovely food however meals served separately Service slow and we were offered other tables ordered 3 times, there were only 3 tables in use! Wouldn’t return or recommend if going to eat together and like happy servers.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank travelsDandS
Reviewed November 10, 2018 via mobile

Definitely the best food in town and very kind service! Try Nick‘s coffee specialties and let Nick show you the „crazy“ chess game!

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Maxymilians
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

But each time it was shut even though there web site and signage say they are open, the last time when we were walking up the road somebody ran across the road shut the doors and turned the lights out, so we went up the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank rossj678
happyturtleKohChang, Owner at Happy Turtle, responded to this reviewResponded August 20, 2018

Sorry yes we are not open at the moment while we look for new staff ... the fact that we where closed must have upset you greatly thinking that you just have to sign in and put 1star .... when we can operate again we...More

Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

We stopped here for dinner and drinks and ended up staying late into the night sampling our way through the cocktail menu. Really beautiful peaceful setting for a lovely meal.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank RAMcNamara
Reviewed March 22, 2018 via mobile

We stayed in the Mercure wich is located 300m away. The food at Happy Turtle is simply fantastic. we also had breakfast with delicious coffee. we can absolitely recommend this place.

Date of visit: March 2018
Reviewed March 16, 2018

We came back to this area after 3 years. Happy turtle was one of the reasons we wanted to come back. It was such a joy to discover that this place is delivering a consistent high quality of the food and service. They provide great...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Yaniv H
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