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The Islander

166/79 Chaweng Beach Road, Chaweng, Bophut 84320, Thailand
+66 87 280 3605
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“thai food” (30 reviews)
“tapas” (6 reviews)
“ribs” (6 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM Hours
Bar, European, Asian, Thai, British, Pub, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
166/79 Chaweng Beach Road, Chaweng, Bophut 84320, Thailand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place will televise all your favourite sporting matches from around the world . The beers are nice and cold but don’t bother with the cocktails . Pub food is the order here so after a few drinks the food will taste ok. It’s fairly...More

Thank Ben S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped for food which was pretty good and cheap to be honest. I then ordered a Grey Goose Vodka which is 200 baht (£5). I wasn’t served Grey Goose at all. It came from a Grey Goose bottle but I don’t think it was...More

Thank James C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been to Samui many times and not found a better bar, its staff are amazing , Anne and Phew , 2 of many , as well as Damien the owner, food is very good as well as the drinks, cocktails only 100 baht and are...More

1  Thank Gary B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Islander is centrally located on the main strip through Chaweng and is within walking distance of Central festival, the Ark and the Green Mango bar area.. This is a good spot to enjoy a cold beer and people Watch. The bar boasts several big...More

1  Thank Denny W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, large portions, very inexpensive. Sports bar. Nothing fancy, but we will return tomorrow night.

1  Thank Solar J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Try the steamed fish, the flavour in the sauce is amazing if you don't mind a bit of spice & the beer was nicely chilled.

1  Thank oziboy33
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had many meals and drinks at the Islander, very good food and drinks and very cheap, clean and very friendly staff a must is visiting Chaweng Beach we were a party of 6 with 2 children and the menu was suitable for all. Will...More

1  Thank jaynet962
Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

The best bar/pub in Chaweng to chill out with friends and have a drink or two. The frozen mojito’s are the best cocktail on the menu (in my opinion 😉) and you can’t go wrong with a BLT baguette. Make sure you drop in and...More

1  Thank Simone B
Reviewed April 15, 2018

This is another one of those Chaweng institutions that never seems to change. And I say that in the best possible way. Great location, right on the main strip. Reasonably priced beers and cocktails with a view of everything happening on the main strip in...More

Thank Steven S
Reviewed April 14, 2018

Went The Islander and we had a cheese burger and a couple of pints of Chang. The burger was very tasty and the beer cold. Well patronised and various sports on televisions to suit everyone’s taste. Friendly and efficient staff

Thank RJM4227
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
$30 - $490
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Bar scene, Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 166/79 Chaweng Beach Road, Chaweng, Bophut 84320, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Surat Thani Province  >  Ko Samui  >  Bophut  >  Chaweng
  • Phone Number: +66 87 280 3605
Sports Pub and Restaurant situated in the heart of Chaweng. Open 8am - 2am. Established since 1995
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