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Gringos Cantina Mexican Restaurant

$$ - $$$International, Mexican,
166/79 Moo 2, Bophut, Ko Samui 84320, Thailand
+66 81 892 1416
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“nachos” (85 reviews)
“burrito” (72 reviews)
“pulled beef” (7 reviews)
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International, Mexican, Southwestern, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
166/79 Moo 2, Bophut, Ko Samui 84320, Thailand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Since I came to Samui the first time back in 1998, I have probably eaten here 3-400 times, or average once a week when on Samui. Needless to say, the food is fantastic, and with reasonable prices. Either for just a snack or a full...More

Thank Trond-Samui
Kirk H, Owner at Gringos Cantina Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for the review, but only 3-400 time in 19 years, you say the food is good, so is it me that stops you from coming more? Thanks again and always great to see you when your on the Island.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for a change from Thai food. Great selection of Mexican and Thai fusion dishes. We have nachos to start and then a combination of burritos & enchiladas. Good portion sizes and really tasty. If you want a change it's worth tracking down, it's...More

Thank RedBarchetta64
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This Mexican restaurant makes really good dishes! Menu has very large choice of both Mexican and fusion Thai-mex food. Owner is really nice and takes care of guests explaining how things are prepared. We had nachos with melted cheese, beef, guacamole and sour cream, one...More

Thank andrea c
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place has excellent food! I visited the restaurant with 3 other Texans, and all of us loved the food! We had the quesadillas, black bean soup with homemade sour cream, and red snapper fajitas. We also shared 2 pitchers of margaritas - strawberry and...More

Thank Brittany G
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Been here several times past years, this place never disappoints. Still my my number one spot for food in Thailand. We have no Mexican like this back home in Stockholm.

1  Thank Robin L
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Service 10/10. Food.. delicous. We were Thai fooded out after a week so we ventured here and were not disappointed! Tacos were on point, burger was delicous and the side order of fries were hands down the best I've had in years (crispy on the...More

1  Thank BeckRae
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Very generous portions compared to Mexican places back home. Great menu with lots of options including some Thai/Mexican fusions. Our group of 8 sampled the chicken wings, nachos, burritos, lamb kebobs, enchiladas and fajitas. All were fantastic! Reasonable drinks prices, with 1L of wine costing...More

Thank paultiggy
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Having had enough Pad Thai, we popped in here for dinner. The service was excellent and attentive and the food was delicious - possibly some of the best mexican food I had ever eaten! Would highly recommend to anyone staying in the area. It had...More

Thank Hariryhats
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

**We will definitely go back and give another go based on 1)the large number of positive reviews; 2)the fact that it was a Saturday evening and the restaurant had a huge group booked for a party of some sort; 3)that's just how we roll. Sat...More

Thank Crabjunkie
Kirk H, Owner at Gringos Cantina Mexican Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 17 July 2017

Hi Thank you for the review it explains a lot to me. I wasn't there on Saturday and there was a couple of large groups came in without reservations at almost the same time. My wife told me everything went fine that everybody was very...More

Reviewed 13 July 2017

Great experence, good food.bAnd the service offerederd a free kit of chips and dips prior to order anything. (this happend only the thre times we visisited the cantantina tho)

Thank Matochsovklockan
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Kim G
12 February 2017|
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Response from Kirk H | Property representative |
Hi Kurt, my name is Kirk, I am the owner of Gringos and I do have a niece Tamara. Hope you drop by.
Kim G
12 February 2017|
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Response from SamuiRes | Reviewed this property |
No it is Kirk
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$24
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
13:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 00:00
13:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 166/79 Moo 2, Bophut, Ko Samui 84320, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Surat Thani Province  >  Ko Samui  >  Bophut
  • Phone Number: +66 81 892 1416
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