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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 - $24
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
CUISINES
Seafood, Asian, Thai, International, Fusion
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed April 7, 2020

We ate here a couple of times and had fantastic food. The service was great and the staff couldn't do enough for you. Highly recommend this place

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 15, 2020 via mobile

Amazing food with quick and friendly service - would definitely come again soon! The Thai green curry and the pineapple rice were delicious.

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 12, 2020 via mobile

This is definitely the best restaurant I had dîner to in chaweng. Exquisite Thai cuisine, nice atmosphere and lovely personnel. Don’t hesitate to go there !

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 11, 2020

Good food not bad. Service was fast and friendly. There are better places nearby but this place was good that i cant deny. would i come again probably not but i dont regret going.

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 8, 2020 via mobile

Some of the Chinese (?) waiters were not so friendly. A Thai waiter was very friendly. Was there two times. The food so and so

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed February 8, 2020 via mobile

Another fantastic meal at Galanga. This is the 2nd time we have visited, the 1st time in Nov 2018. I had the set thai menu which included an amazing coconut icecream and my wife had the gnocchi. The staff were great and we will definitely...be back in the future. A*More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 2, 2020

During our stay at Chaweng / Koh Samui, we found this lovely restaurant directly at the Main Street of Chaweng. At Chaweng every restaurant tries to get customers into their location, but at this place we felt honestly welcome. The staff was so extremely friendly...and careful and the food very very delicious. So we came back for a few more times and every evening by walking by, we were friendly greeted by the lovely staff. The prices are a bit higher than other restaurants, but the excellent food is really worth ist. We highly recommend their curries! Thank you for making many evenings so yummy!More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed January 8, 2020

In a not so charming Chaweng senter it was a pleasure to enter the restaurant. Great food, service, decoration and price. Recommendable!

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed December 26, 2019

We have been several times to this restaurant and have never been disappointed, the staff are so friendly especially Mr Tee the manager very helpful he even offered to buy me a tee shirt from the shop over the road

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed December 26, 2019

This restaurant is situated near Chaweng beach and i most say i was really impressed when i visited. Good selection of Thai food they also have Italian food. I opted to try the italian vegetarian lasagna and i must say having visited italy a number...of times it felt like having it from italy! I also had starters and they were also awesome. Presentation of their food is excellent. Service was also impeccable. Definitely recommend if you are in the Chaweng region.More

Date of visit: December 2019
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