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La Taverna

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Chaweng, Bophut, Ko Samui, Thailand
0 77300421
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Melbourne, Australia
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13 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Quality Italian food, well presented by courteous staff, in ambient surroundings. Also a quality Italian wine list if you have deep pockets. Hard to go past any of the pastas - would recommend any of them.

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Singapore, Singapore
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had dinner in the main area with blue neon lights. The ambience was terrific, as was the attentive service and generous size portions. Would definitely recommend.

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Thank Tony D
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited twice and enjoyed a pizza treat and lovely pasta. Very reasonable with good portions and great wine. Staff are friendly and helpful with the Italian flare from Carlo(?). Go there you will love it!

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Thank DavePajero
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43 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Make sure you're hungry. Serves are very generous and food is excellent. Service was wonderful. From the pasta to the pizzas everything was delicious!

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Thank Monstar1702
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38 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited La Taverna on 3 occasions during our stay this February in Koh Samui. The restaurant is tucked away just off the main strip of Chawng Road, just across the road from Cha Cha Moon. The restaurant is like an oasis of calm. You wouldn't think it was so lively and chaotic outside once you step inside. It's dark,... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here with our 18 month old baby and wife. Amazing fresh Italian food, something you would not expect in Thailand. The pastas are amazing and great serving, along with the thin based pizzas and gorgeous setting, you must try this place when in Samui.

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Thank Joeygg
Moscow, Russia
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23 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016

very tasty meal! staff ready for special request l.a. specific soup not from menu. all pasta is homemade pasta. Taglierini pasta with cram is absolutely delicious - strongly recomended!

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Thank afonin
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30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

We came here for a change from all the Thai food and we were impressed with what we got. the portions were really generous and the food was lovely - I tried to tackle a pizza on my own and failed miserably due to the sheer size of it, would be much better shared! Lovely atmosphere too, the courtyard was... More 

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Thank Melanie A
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

We found this place randomly on a map and because we needed a destination we decided to aim for it. We had trouble finding it because it's literally like a whole in the wall. However once you go through it you realize that the restaurant is HUGE. With glowing lights, fountains and statues. The fountains were literally overflowing which wasn't... More 

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Thank Brittany W
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118 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

This is clearly the best italian restaurant on samui. Try the italian antipasto and the pizza! you wont be sorry. The owner is really nice and always looks after the well-beeing of the customers.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chaweng, Bophut, Ko Samui, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Surat Thani Province  >  Ko Samui  >  Bophut  >  Chaweng
  • Phone Number: 0 77300421

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