Where to find great steaks in Phuket
Steakhouses in Phuket are a growing trend, merging top-quality imported and local meats with Thai flavours from small modest restaurants to luxurious and often expensive venues. These restaurants offer various settings, from upscale modern interiors to laid-back beachside vibes. Wagyu and Angus’s cuts take centre stage, accompanied by various sides and sauces. Several restaurants allow customers to select their preferred cuts from a display as well as their preferred cooking styles. Most restaurants also offer other meats such as pork or chicken as well as fish in case one of the accompanying guests is not as hungry for beef as you are. Complemented by extensive wine lists, these restaurants offer a memorable dining experience in Phuket for those craving excellent meat for lunch or dinner.
Wagyu Steakhouse is a luxury restaurant located on the west coast of Phuket on Surin Beach, part of the nearby and well-known Twin Palms Hotel The restaurant is known for its quality Wagyu beef, cooked using a Josper charcoal oven. Other menu items include meat, seafood and side dishes.
The restaurant’s exclusive Wagyu beef is sourced from top world-class farms and carefully undergoes dry maturation for up to 45 days incredibly simple and delicious The varied menu also includes lamb, pork, chicken, fish, and other high-quality items, giving guests a wide variety of options.
Location: Surin Beach
Address: 106/46 Moo 3 Cherngtalay, Thalang, Thailand, Phuket
Hours: 5.30 pm – 12 am
Phone: 094 480 0882
Bookings: strongly recommended
Best Country Beef is the place to treat yourself if you are craving a perfectly cooked steak after a day of exploring Old Phuket Town. The restaurant is on Dibuk Road, in an old-fashioned house with a wooden facade that reminds a bit of an old Japanese shop. Inside is a long and welcoming dining room half occupied by the open kitchen. The choice of steaks is attractive, and while the prices may appear a little high at first, they are justified considering the quality of the meat.
Location: Phuket Town
Address: 7 Dibuk Road, Tambon Talat Yai, Mueang Phuket District, Phuket 83000
Open: 4 pm – 11 pm
Phone: 089 513 7334
Located in the popular Jungceylon Mall in Patong Beach, Churrasco Phuket Steakhouse captures the essence of South America. The restaurant offers an extensive selection of premium Wagyu and Black Angus steaks, including popular cuts like Tenderloin, Ribeye, Striploin, Flank, and T-Bone/Porterhouse at reasonable prices and in a casual and cosy atmosphere.
Eat Bar & Grill in Karon Beach serves delicious steaks plus a diverse menu featuring Thai and international cuisine in a relaxed atmosphere. The restaurant is small with a friendly staff and reasonable prices, perfect for families and couples alike. It’s an ideal spot to unwind after a day on the beach or exploring the island. The ambience is cosy, making it a great place to enjoy a meal with friends.
Location: Karon Beach
Address: 250 1 Patak Rd, Karon, Mueang Phuket District, Phuket 83100
Open: 1 pm – 11:00 pm (Closed on Sunday)
Tel: 085 292 5652
Sam’s Steaks & Grill
Sam’s Steaks & Grill serves great steaks in Patong, in a stylish atmosphere for an elegant dining experience at Holiday Inn Resort Phuket. With a reputation for excellent steaks, impeccable service, and superb wines, the restaurant is a favourite of expats, locals, and tourists alike. Choose from A La Carte Menu or a 3-course set menus accompanied by a vast selection of fine wines.
Rivet & Rebar near the beach is an open-fired grill and smokehouse with dramatic, industrial-chic interiors, a great place to enjoy steaks and after-dinner drinks. The restaurant is all wood and leather, creating a dark and intimate atmosphere.
Dinner: from 6 pm to 11 pm
Dress code: Smart casual
Phone: 076 327 006
It might be strange to recommend a steakhouse to travellers coming a long way to Thailand, but there comes a time when we crave a good old-fashioned steak. It probably happens to some of you during your holiday in Phuket, especially if you are not so ‘hot about spicy food’, a little meat break might be welcome.
Location: Patong Beach
Address: 108/16 Thawewong Rd, Patong, Amphoe Kathu, Phuket 83150
Open: 8 am – 12 am
Tel: 076 345 035
Price: very affordable
Phuket Steakhouses Map