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The Islander

) #28 of 150 Restaurants in Chaweng $$ - $$$ , European, Asian
166/79 Chaweng Beach Road, Chaweng, Bophut, Ko Samui 84320, Thailand
+66 77 230 836
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“tapas” (6 reviews)
“ribs” (6 reviews)
“free pool” (16 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, European, Asian, Thai, British, Pub, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
166/79 Chaweng Beach Road, Chaweng, Bophut, Ko Samui 84320, Thailand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved sitting watching the world go by with a cold beer. The food was good too. The manager and the girls were so helpful. Not sure what the unsociable Thai bloke is all about though.Wish the noisy boxing truck would stop driving around.Would definately recommend.

1  Thank chum38
Reviewed 1 week ago

Too many tv screens so inclined to be noisy . Food just okay with too much on the plate.. Staff helpful and quite humorous. No expensive.

Thank tippett
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Recently went here whilst in koh samui with my boyfriend. First place we had been with tourists/British as we had recently been in Bangkok and not found it very touristy. The food was great, first meal I have actually enjoyed so far as I'm a...More

1  Thank Hanna W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very good pub. Damian the manager couldn't do enough to make you feel welcome. It is however crawling with English and being Scottish this was hard during the Scotland England game, but except from that a great bar with cheap drinks and really good food.

1  Thank kieronfoy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The islander is a great bar for food and drinks plenty on offer and friendly service, it fast became our favourite bar on the island. Great location and easy to find. Special mention about the toilets very clean and although they didn't have air conditioning...More

1  Thank Simon W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Cracking place to sit, drink and eat at prices that are way better than you'd expect. I had a pad Thai and a strawberry monitor (both of which were amazing) for 190bht. Great to watch a bit of rugby too!

1  Thank 55Julian55
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great food at reasonable prices the staff are lovely and there is always afl or nrl available if your interested. The place is always very clean and seems to be very popular at night not sleazy as some tend to be so is very family...More

1  Thank rugrat2412
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Not the most authentic Thai place you will visit, but if your looking for football and cheap drink offers it is a good option. Must say I was surprised with actually how good my 69bht mojito tasted and paneng curry! Very tasty! Good service with...More

1  Thank BlondeInTheBigWorld
Reviewed May 9, 2017

Nice relaxed atmosphere and nice staff. Big menu with a lot of options. The food was okay, and the staff was very friendly. Recommended going when it gets dark.

Thank phesstve
Reviewed May 9, 2017 via mobile

This place is a must for cheap cocktails and beer! 100 baht for cocktails, 69 for mojitos and vodka red bull. Super nice staff and great food also, huge menu!! Been 3 times on our 5 day vacation so far. Will return!

1  Thank Emily C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, European, Asian, Thai, British, Pub, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly
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
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Kids, Bar scene, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 166/79 Chaweng Beach Road, Chaweng, Bophut, Ko Samui 84320, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Surat Thani Province  >  Ko Samui  >  Bophut  >  Chaweng
  • Phone Number: +66 77 230 836
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Sports Pub and Restaurant situated in the heart of Chaweng. Open 8am - 2am. Established since 1995
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