Skip to content

Food and restaurants in Surat Thani

Top restaurants

Café
“This is a “must-visit” restaurant located in the hills above Chaweng. Enjoy stunning views as you sit on a large deck with oversized bean-bag chairs. Food and drinks are excellent and match the view. Reservation is recommended - ask for a table next to the hillside.”
  • 34 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
“One real seafood restaurant for all seafood lovers in Ban Tai area right on the beach. ”
  • 16 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Shopping mall and very large grocery store, a few restaurants, banks, and even a StarBucks outside. They have most everything, even imported goods as well as Thai favorites.”
  • 18 locals recommend
Resort
“beach republique its a beach with a nice swimming pool facing a quite a fabulous beach.There are yoga class outside with the ocean view.On sunday you can enjoy a great brunch with Dj.”
  • 15 locals recommend
Restaurant
“The Cliff Bar and Grill provides luxurious Mediterranean cuisine and the best dinner that Koh Samui has to offer, located between Lamai and Chaweng with the best views.”
  • 22 locals recommend
Restaurant
“If you fancy a change from Thai food one evening Crave does great burgers and cocktails and you can pick up takeaways from here to eat in the villa. Tel (+66) 89 211 6923.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
“great town to wonder around, every saturday they have a walking street , a good place to try all the local foods at a very cheap rate .”
  • 7 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Without a doubt the very Best Food on Koh Samui !!! Chez Francois is an absolute Legend, the food he serves is second to none, Absolutely 5 Star this place is the Best !!!”
  • 9 locals recommend

Cafes

Café
“Possibly the best food in Koh Samui for the price. Do not let the location put you off. From the outside it does not look special but the food is without doubt the best in Koh Samui !”
  • 14 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
  • 1 local recommends
Café
“**Walking distance. Great, creative food choices - and open for breakfast 9am! Recommended.”
  • 15 locals recommend
Café
“Hands-down the best breakfast/ brunch on the island! Freshly roasted organic coffee from the north of Thailand have made me become a regular at this spot. Only a few minutes walk away :)”
  • 9 locals recommend
Café
  • 2 locals recommend
Bakery
“One of two excellent French bakeries situated not far from Lamai Temple. Open early and serves delicious pastries, cakes, English or French breakfast and very good coffee. Friendly owner. Situated in a garden with bamboo tables and seating, providing a lovely tropical feel, together with three African grey parrots. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Café
“Upscale cafe for a lovely brunch and amazing coffee including the famous espresso martini ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Café
“Another small and beautiful bay with large rocks at both ends of the beach. A really nice scenery.”
  • 8 locals recommend

Bakeries

Bakery
“One of the two very good French Bakeries, situated close to the Lamai Temple. Open early for French and English breakfast. Serves delicious sweet and savoury pastries, good coffee. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Bakery
“One of two excellent French bakeries situated not far from Lamai Temple. Open early and serves delicious pastries, cakes, English or French breakfast and very good coffee. Friendly owner. Situated in a garden with bamboo tables and seating, providing a lovely tropical feel, together with three African grey parrots. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Bakery
“Excellent Pains au chocolats and Croissants!!!!! You must go before 10 in the morning if you wish they still have some!”
  • 3 locals recommend
Bakery
“Pain et viennoiserie à la française. La brioche est à tomber. Propose aussi le petit déjeuner, brunch et lunch.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bakery
“Coffee on the beach... simply NOT full of tourists. Great Wifi for those that need it.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bakery
“Great spot for breakfast in Thongkrut only about 3km from the villa with coffee, breads and pastries. From 7am. Definitely worth an visit!”
  • 2 locals recommend
Sandwich Place