TAKÉ Japanese Restaurant Phuket

TAKE Japanese Restaurant Phuket

A popular Japanese restaurant near Bangtao Beach TAKÉ (pronounced 'takeh') is an excellent Japanese restaurant often recommended by the Japanese expat community of Phuket, which is quite a statement. We tried it and it was indeed as good as described, with very reasonable prices. The restaurant is welcoming, modern and casual, and for the duration of a lunch or dinner, it feels like you are in Japan. The menu is

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Stand Up Paddle in Phuket – SUP

Stand Up Paddle in Phuket

What is Stand Up Paddleboard? [toc] People may be familiar with surfing, but what's this SUP? SUP is an acronym for Stand Up Paddle. Stand Up Paddleboarding as a sport has been around Phuket for quite some time but is still one of the world's most popular water sports mainly because of its wide range of recreational uses, including fitness, fishing, yoga, racing and surfing. Stand Up Paddle in Phuket

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BANG TAO BEACH ⛱️

Bangtao Beach, Phuket

What to Do in Bangtao Beach? [toc] Bang Tao Beach (or Bangtao) is one of the longest beaches in Phuket, halfway between Phuket airport and Patong Beach on the island's west coast, and part of the Cherngtalay area. With such a beautiful stretch of sand, it's no surprise why Bangtao has become the home of some of the largest and most luxurious resorts on the island, such as Banyan Tree

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Dusit Thani Laguna Phuket

Dusit Thani Laguna Phuket on Bang Tao Beach

5-star hotel on Bangtao Beach [toc] Dusit Thani Laguna Phuket is a beautiful classic hotel in Bangtao Beach, on a prime location on the west coast of Phuket Island. The resort has an elegant Thai design, and the rooms are superb; most of them are just a few steps from the beach. This hideaway is a perfect place to escape from frantic city life, relax and enjoy the beauty of

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The Beach Cuisine on Bang Tao Beach

The Beach Cuisine on Bangtao Beach

The Beach Cuisine [toc] The Beach Cuisine is a seaside restaurant hard to find on Bang Tao Beach, open for lunch and dinner and serving excellent western and Thai food. The French chef proposes some unique specialities. The setting by the sea is amazing, and when the weather gets stormy as it was on the day we visited, it somehow felt like being in Brittany. What to order The menu

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Beach Pig Phuket

Beach Pig Bar on Bangtao Beach

A beach bar on Bangtao Beach [toc] Beach Pig Phuket is a cool beach bar on Bang Tao Beach serving tacos, nachos, Thai food and cocktails, a perfect spot to end your beach day with a sunset over the Andaman Sea. The bar is right on the sand, just in front of the SAii Laguna Resort and is entirely made of wood with thatched roofs and bamboo. The decoration is

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SAii Laguna Phuket Resort

SAii Laguna Phuket Resort

A beachfront resort on Bangtao Beach [toc] SAii Laguna Phuket is a large luxury resort set right on the sand of Bangtao Beach, on the west coast of Phuket Island. The hotel was recently renovated, and the new design, which mostly is visible around the pool area, takes advantage of the amazing 300-meter long direct beach access. With this new look and such a unique location, combined with the legendary

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Carpe Diem Beach Club

Carpe Diem Beach Club in Phuket

A great beach club on Bangtao Beach [toc] Carpe Diem on Bangtao Beach is the latest Beach Club in Phuket, serving an appetizing Mediterranean and Italian cuisine with creative cocktails and a long list of fine wines. Because the beach in front of the club is not very wide, people come here for drinks, dinner and to enjoy great music at the end of their day. Carpe Diem is at

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Blue Tree Phuket Water Park

Blue Tree Phuket Water Park

A water park near Bangtao Beach [toc] Blue Tree Phuket Water Park is an immense playground designed for adults and kids to spend a day of fun in the warm waters of a tropical island. With its multicolour and brightly decorated buildings, the park is easy to spot on the roadside of Cherngtalay, on the way to Bangtao beach. This 17,000 square metres lagoon is gigantic, with an impressive restaurant

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Benny’s Cocktails & Grill Phuket

Benny's Cocktails & Grill Phuket, on Bangtao Beach

Cocktails and grill on Bangtao Beach [toc] Benny's Cocktail and Grill is an understated gem hidden by the roadside in Bangtao Beach, opened in 2015 and specialising in meats, but with many excellent other options, including Thai food. We heard of it for a while and even drove by a couple of times, but it took us too long to stop and give it a try. So we paid them

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Hugo Hub Phuket

Hugo Hub Phuket on Bangta Beach

[toc] Hugo Hub Phuket is a beachfront cafe, bar, restaurant and beach-working space concept. The cooking stalls are distributed around the restaurant, serving breakfast, food and drinks in a relaxed and easy-going atmosphere by the ocean, and the prices are very reasonable. [gallery type="rectangular" size="large" link="file" ids="49068,49070,49071,49072,49073,49074,49075,49076"] Hugo Hub Phuket Info Location: Bangtao Beach Address: Had Soi Hat Surin 8, Choeng Thale, Thalang District, Phuket 83110 Hours: 8 am -

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Boat Avenue Phuket

Boat Avenue Phuket

What to Do at Boat Avenue Phuket? [toc] 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 and more trendy restaurants, bars and shops until it became the fashionable shopping and dining destination it is today. It evolved and remained smart enough to keep the

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ANISE Tapas & Bar in Phuket, Bangtao Beach

ANISE Tapas & Bar Phuket

Spanish Tapas in Bang Tao [toc] ANISE Tapas & Bar is a very popular Spanish restaurant at the very entrance of Boat Avenue Shopping Village in Chergntalay, on the way to Bangtao Beach. The restaurant is beautifully designed and well located, perfect to meet friends for a relaxed and casual tapas dinner. The restaurant is run by a long time resident who is also very well known to manage some

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Catch Beach Club Phuket on Bangtao Beach

Catch Beach Club Phuket on Bang Tao Beach

Phuket's Best Beach Club [toc] Catch Beach Club, by the famous Twinpalms Resort, is reborn on Bangtao Beach and is as popular as ever. This beach venue is more than just another beach club in Phuket: it was the first to open on the island and the one that triggered the fashion. In just a couple of years, there were beach clubs everywhere. Most of them were quite busy, but

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Suay Restaurant Cherngtalay near Bangtao Beach

Suay Restaurant Cherngtalay in Phuket

A Modern Thai Restaurant with a Michelin mention [toc] Suay Cherngtalay is a popular and excellent restaurant serving modern Thai cuisine with a creative touch by chef Noi Tammasak (Suay means beautiful in Thai). The restaurant is very inviting, divided into two areas. The main dining room is a welcoming indoor building with large wooden tables, a cocktail bar, and floor to ceiling glass wall facade. The outdoor sitting area

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Xana Beach Club Phuket at Angsana Resort

Xana Bech Club

A relaxed beach club on Bang Tao Beach [toc] Xana Beach Club is part of the Angsana Laguna Phuket Resort and one of the popular beach clubs in Phuket. Xana is a cool place to spend an entire day on the beautiful Bang Tao Beach. The concept is to offer the most excellent lazy experience, starting from a laid-back afternoon in the swimming pool or the sea, eating on the

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The Siam Supper Club Phuket Restaurant

Siam Supper Club Phuket

Siam Supper Club Restaurant [toc] The Siam Supper Club is a long-established cosy restaurant near Bangtao Beach, on the west coast of Phuket. The restaurant is mostly a steakhouse that also serves an excellent choice of European comfort food. As you enter the restaurant, the warm interior mostly made of varnished wood may look a little intimidating. Still, the atmosphere is very casual and easy-going, and the prices are surprisingly

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Maison Napoleon restaurant and bakery in Bangtao

Maison Napoleon Phuket Restaurant and Bakery

A casual trendy restaurant in Bangtao [toc] 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 already trendy and busy with customers, and the atmosphere is very welcoming, with the lively background buzz of people having a good time with family and

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Angsana Laguna Phuket Resort on Bang Tao Beach

Angsana Laguna Phuket Resort

A family resort on Bangtao Beach [toc] Angsana Laguna Phuket is a vast resort on Bangtao Beach, a beautiful location on the west coast of Phuket. With more than 300 rooms, lofts and suites, the hotel is immense, and most of the bedrooms offer lake or pool views. There is beach access at the front but no rooms with beach views. The resort will please travellers who plan to spend

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Porto de Phuket Mall in Bangtao Beach

Porto de Phuket Mall in Bangtao

A community mall in Bangtao Beach [toc] Porto de Phuket is a new open-air community mall near Bangtao Beach in the Cherngtalay district, just next to the very popular Boat Avenue. It's of the same brand as Central Phuket and Central Patong, and you will therefore recognise some of the typical shops, but the concept here is a little different, so don't expect to find a multi-storey shopping mall. Porto

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