Best Thai Restaurants in Phuket

33 Best (VERY) Local Thai Restaurants in Phuket 🦐

Phuket Real Local Restaurants The list of local restaurants in Phuket keeps growing, and it is truly amazing how great local food can be here. No tourist places and no trendy venues here, it’s all about local food and only local food! Here are some of the most popular (very) … Read more

Suay Restaurant Cherngtalay in Phuket

Suay Restaurant Cherngtalay near Bangtao Beach

A Modern Thai Restaurant with a Michelin mention 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 … Read more

Ta Tuay Michelin Thai Restaurant in Phuket

Ta Tuay Restaurant in Phuket

A local Michelin Restaurant in north Phuket Ta Tuay is a little known local restaurant, hidden not far from the Sarasin Bridge in the very north of Phuket. Ta Tuay serves excellent local food and dishes from Phuket and some unusual specialities from Mai Khao Beach, such as sandworms and … Read more

Krua Jongjit Restaurant in Phuket, Kathu

Krua Jongjit Restaurant in Phuket – Jongjit Kitchen Kathu

Krua Jongjit Restaurant in Kathu Krua Jongjit restaurant in Kathu is the proof that a restaurant doesn’t have to be fancy nor expensive to be excellent, and even receive a Michelin Plate for fresh ingredients, carefully prepared. The restaurant is local and modest, the prices are low and the food … Read more

Kin-Kub-Ei Restaurant Phuketket

Kin-Kub-Ei Restaurant

Kin-Kub-Ei Restaurant Phuket Kin-Kub-Ei Restaurant is a hidden gem serving delicious southern dishes cooked by Khun Tubtim (the lady on the photos), with her family recipes, and served in a beautiful garden hidden from the main road on the way to Bangtao Beach. The place is somewhat unique, only opened … Read more

Jadjan Restaurant in Phuket Towm

Jadjan Restaurant in Phuket Town

A Michelin Restaurant in Phuket Town Jadjan is a local Thai restaurant hidden on the outskirt of Phuket Town, and not many travellers know that a former chef from a 5-star hotel in Bangkok runs it. If you are familiar with Thai food, you will appreciate the unique flavours of … Read more

Tu Kab Khao Restaurant Phuket

Tu Kab Khao Phuket – Thai Restaurant in Phuket Town

Tu Kab Khao Thai Restaurant in Phuket Town Tu Kab Khao is a popular Thai restaurant in Phuket town serving great southern Thai food, a chance to try their selection of dishes typical from Phuket. Tu Kab Khao is the name given to a small closet every Thai house had … Read more

Thai fruits in Phuket

25 Thai Fruits to Discover in Phuket

What exotic fruits can you find in Phuket? Exotic Thai fruits in Phuket range from the well-known pineapple or even watermelon to the most surprising ones like the weird-looking Dragon Fruit, the huge pungent Durian or the enormous Jackfruit. The choice of fruits in Thailand is endless and visiting a … Read more

Kanom Jeen Saphan Hin in Phuket Town

Kanom Jeen Saphan Hin in Phuket Town

Best Kanom Jeen in Phuket Town Kanom Jeen Saphan Hin (ขนมจีนสะพานหิน) is a long time favourite restaurant in Phuket Town where mostly locals come for a late breakfast, lunch or even dinner. The restaurant is vast with plenty of space between the table, superbly clean and spotless with a friendly … Read more

Baan 109 Bar and Restaurant in Phuket Town

Baan 109 Bar and Restaurant in Phuket Town

A fun restaurant on Thalang Road Baan 109 is a fun vintage looking restaurant as well as a casual bar on the popular Thalang Road, the historical street of Old Phuket Town where the famous Sunday Walking Street Market is held every weekend. The name ‘Baan’ means house and the … Read more

Nakkerd Seaview Cafe at Big Buddha Phuket

Nak-Kerd Seaview Cafe near Phuket Big Buddha

A restaurant with a view near Big Buddha Nak-Kerd Seaview Cafe (previously called Star Mountain Sunset Restaurant) is a small restaurant with a superb panoramic view of Karon Beach. The place is simple, partly made of thatched roofs and bamboo tables, which adds a lot of charm to a simple … Read more

Kanom Jeen in Phuket

Kanom Jeen in Phuket

Where to find great Kanom Jeen in Phuket Kanom Jeen is, without a doubt our favourite Thai breakfast on weekends. We’ll never miss a chance to go to ‘Kanom Jeen Saphan Hin‘ or ‘Pa Mai Kanom Jeen Restaurant’, on Satun road in Phuket Town, just next to the Blue Elephant … Read more

Ketho Dim Sum Restaurant in Kathu, Phuket

Ketho Dim Sum Restaurant in Kathu, Phuket

A Great Dim Sum Breakfast in Phuket Ketho Dim Sum is a restaurant very popular with locals, mostly for their dim sums but also for their soups and rice porridge. The place is very casual and cheap: a basket of Dim Sum costs only 50 baht, so you can imagine … Read more

Phuket Street Food

10 Best Street Food in Phuket

What street food to try in Phuket? Phuket street food is fun, cheap, and a great way to experience simple real Thai food. It definitely is more authentic than in tourist restaurants you find in Patong Beach. It’s fast and a lot cleaner than you might think. If you have … Read more

Noodle Soup in Phuket

Noodle Soup in Phuket (Kuey Tiaow)

How to order noodle soup in Phuket? Noodle soup is everywhere in Phuket (‘Kuey Tiaow’ in Thai), and while it’s not precisely Thai food, it is entirely part of everyday life in Thailand. You will find small restaurants and carts serving it in almost every street at any time of … Read more

Kata Beach Restaurants

Kata Beach Restaurants – Where to Eat in Kata Beach?

Where to Eat in Kata? Kata Beach has a vast choice of restaurants and places to eat, from modest street food to the most high-end dining experience you can find in Phuket. You will be surprised by the level of cuisine and setting you can find in Kata Beach. Beach … Read more

The Pad Thai Shop in Karon Beach

The Pad Thai Shop in Karon

Is this the best Pad Thai in Phuket? The Pad Thai Shop is a tiny restaurant on the side of a back road of Karon Beach. It’s so small and modest; you would drive past it without paying much attention if it wasn’t for its growing reputation and a large … Read more

Laem Hin Seafood restaurant Phuket

Laem Hin Seafood

Popular with Locals: Laem Hin Seafood Laem Hin Seafood is one of the best known local seafood restaurants in Phuket. Built mostly on an immense wooden terrace on the east coast of the island, Laem Hin is huge but it can get pretty full on weekdays dinner and even more … Read more

Phuket desserts and sweetsPhuket desserts and sweets

16 Best Desserts to Try in Phuket – Thai Sweets

What are the best Thai sweets to try in Phuket? Thailand is known the world around for its amazing food, but it doesn’t stop here. There are also many Thai sweets and desserts to try during your stay in Phuket. Of course, everyone knows the delicious pancakes (or roti) and … Read more