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Galanga Restaurant

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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Galanga Restaurant & Art Gallery (to give it its full title) as a Thai-style 'house' complete with an open terra-cotta floored 'garden' patio with a tree and plants in front of the main building, with its ornate wooden Thai roof, which is set back some 10 metres from the busy road. The whole frontage is really beautiful and it's well worth taking a minute or two looking at it (as many people do) before entering... And passing through the walled garden with its fresh fish display to the left, next to an open kitchen where chefs are busily showing their skills in ‘pulling’ noodles, and the 11 tables for customers wishing to dine under the stars to the right, you come into the air-conditioned open
PRICE RANGE
$14 - $23
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
CUISINES
Seafood, Asian, Thai, International, Fusion
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Been here 3 times over our holiday. Always guaranteed a tasty meal and a cool beer. Atmosphere loud and friendly. Staff cannot do enough for you. Recommend a visit

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Chryton
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After 8 years in the island we found a place to eat real Thai food and have a great service!!! Everything we have ordered was excellent!!! Just to recommend!!! Will visit very soon again!! Thank you!!!

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank nikolov007
Reviewed 1 week ago

10 days and was needing something other than Thai food! Who’d have thought I’d be in Thailand and have the best lamb chops ever!! Juicy..tasty..perfectly! And with mash better than my own and a cheese sauce...made a meat eating Scotsman very happy. Would highly recommend...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank GazBet
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was my last night in Koh Samui, I wanted to eat good for the last time so I searched on Trip Advisor, and I must say I thank my stars for finding this gem. If I knew before I would surely gone more than...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank jennyboo15
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited this restaurant on a number of occasions and the food is top draw. Each and every dish was perfectly presented and tasted like heaven. Staff are lovely. Met the owner and she is one lovely Thai lady indeed. The restaurant is nicely set out...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Halladdie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic seafood restaurant with excellent service! Highly reccomended! Moderat priced and one of our favourit restaurants!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank FrodeN_11
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So the food was pretty good, tho a little expensive by Thai standards. Drinks were over priced and the staff was not particularly accommodating to requests. The most interesting part of the evening came when I went to the bathroom and saw their choice of...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank ZacharyC478
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our hotel recommended Galanga and we actually found it by accident when we were walking the streets near the Festival Mall. My boyfriend had the crab in yellow curry and LOVED it. Said it was the best thing he had on vacation hands down. He...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank born2sunbathe
Reviewed January 31, 2019 via mobile

With an upstairs, downstairs under cover and an outside seating area plus being situated on the main road the restaurant is very much frequented by tourists. Never the less and particularly if you are in Chaweng for only a brief while pay it a visit....More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Robin8899
Reviewed January 30, 2019 via mobile

At Galanga you always get perfection. It’s clean, good staff,really good food etc. Slightly pricy but even not that much. Definitely one of the best in chaweng

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank SIFX
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