What to do at Boat Avenue Phuket?

Boat Avenue Phuket is a relatively new shopping and dining neighbourhood with growing popularity at the entrance of the Laguna complex in Bangtao, Cherngtalay. It started modestly a few years back, progressively attracting more trendy restaurants, bars and shops until it became today’s fashionable shopping and dining destination.

Boat Avenue Container Mall in Bangtao

Boat Avenue Phuket evolved and remained smart enough to keep the area spacious with a fun, stylish touch that changed the face of Laguna Complex. The site is spacious and inviting, with a great mix of local food and restaurants, including a few by the lake, creating a relaxing atmosphere at the end of the day.

Where and what to eat

Boat Avenue Phuket will spoil you with dining choices. There are dozens of restaurants serving a surprisingly vast selection of cuisines. Of course, you’ll be able to enjoy Thai food and seafood, but some sophisticated European food and Bampot Kitchen received a Michelin plate.

The Mexican

The Mexicana t Boat Avenue in Bangtao

The Mexican is a cool place to take a casual break and enjoy some tapas and live music on some nights. They also do an all-day breakfast.

Address: Boat Avenue Choeng Thale, Thalang District, Phuket 83110
Hours: 11 am – 12 am
Phone: 098 669 9377
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/themexicanphuket/

Maison Napoleon

Maison Napoleon Phuket Restaurant and Bakery

Maison Napoleon is a new modern restaurant serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner at the entrance of Laguna Phuket in Bangtao Beach. The cuisine is mostly casual French but also from Mexico and Latin America. The venue is busy with customers, and the atmosphere is very welcoming.

Address: 19/2 Lagoon Rd, Choeng Thale, Thalang District, Phuket 83110
Open: 7.30 am – 12 am (Closed on Monday)
Phone: 091 164 9799
Contact: https://www.facebook.com/Maisonnapoleonphuket/


Mrs B Bar & Table

Bampot Kitchen Phuket

Mrs B Bar & Table (previously Bampot Kitchen & Bar) is a contemporary restaurant located at the entrance of Laguna Phuket, just past Boat Avenue Phuket. The restaurant is spacious and beautifully designed, with an open kitchen on the side. The atmosphere is trendy without being too sophisticated, and the food is a refreshing experience.


Other restaurants are Four Seasons Chicken Hot Pot, Golden Elephant Thai Restaurant, Craftbeer bar, Basil Thai Kitchen, Tawai restaurant, and even cooking school.

Shopping at Boat Avenue

Villa Market

Villa Market at Boat Avenue in Bang Tao

The leading shop is Villa Market, a high-end supermarket selling fresh produce, local food and a vast range of imported goods. Next to it, you can admire expensive designer furniture, but the shop is addressing expats. Other shops include colourful summer clothing by Paul Ropp, Quiksilver, Dalaya Fashion Boutique, Zen Sisters Jewellery, and Chandra Fashion. Read more

Location: Bangtao
Address: 49/13 Bandon-Cherngtalay Rd Cherngtalay Phuket 83110
Open: 10 am – 10 pm
Phone: 076 304 630

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Fun Friday Avenue Market

Fun Friday Avenue Market

Fun Friday Avenue is a famous night market held every Friday between 4 pm and 9 pm. It’s colourful, creative and also a chance for visitors to try a lot of real Thai food you can’t find in restaurants (unless you know exactly where to search). Read more


Porto de Phuket

Porto de Phuket Mall in Bangtao

Porto de Phuket is an open-air community mall next to the popular Boat Avenue Phuket. It’s of the same brand as Central Phuket, and you will therefore recognise some of the typical shops and franchise restaurants, but the concept here is a little different, so don’t expect to find a multi-storey shopping mall.


Boat Avenue Phuket Map

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What’s Around?

Fun Friday Avenue Market at Boat Avenue – Bangtao Beach


FAQs about Boat Avenue

  1. Q. What is Boat Avenue Phuket?

    a. Boat Avenue Phuket is a luxury shopping area with a variety of high-end shops and boutiques. Visitors can expect to find a range of international and local brands selling clothing, accessories, jewellery, home decor, and a large supermarket. Additionally, there are several restaurants, cafes, and bars offering a variety of cuisine and drinks.

  2. Q. Where is Boat Avenue Phuket located?

    a. Boat Avenue Phuket is located at the entrance of Laguna Phuket in Cherng Talay, near Bang Tao Beach.

  3. Q. What is the Fun Friday Night Market at Boat Avenue Phuket?

    a. The Fun Friday Night Market is a weekly event held at Boat Avenue Phuket, where vendors and local artists come together to sell their products, perform live music, and create a festive atmosphere for visitors to enjoy.

  4. Q.Is there parking available at Boat Avenue Phuket?

    a. Yes, there is parking available at Boat Avenue Phuket.

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Willy Thuan
Born in France a long long time ago, I started to travel the world early and never stopped until I settled in Thailand in 1994. Then for the past 27 years, my passion for photography and my natural curiosity has taken me to every corner of Thailand, jumping frequently between Bangkok and Phuket and basically everywhere I could go. I run Phuket101.net and manage large international online travel guides.