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Sabai Sabai

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Sakdidej road | Wichita 83000, Cape Panwa, Phuket, Thailand
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March, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Food good but service a bit haphazard. Can be difficult to get table as long stay guests from adjacent hotel regularly eat here. Twice booked table, once for two persons, once for six. Not done they forgot!

Thank Carol T
Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom
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115 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

So there are two restaurants called Sabia Sabia in Cape Panwa (which is a very small place) The one I am writing about is the first one you come to as you drive towards the sea front. It's the closet to the Pullman Hotel. Anyhow we chose this one on our first night as it was close to the hotel... More 

Thank dan773
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

Fantastic value, fresh Thai food. A family run restaurant with a calm relaxed atmosphere. Don't be put off by its location. My mother raved about the pineapple rice with prawns, served in a pineapple, the fresh lemon juice was the best I've tasted and the milk shakes were excellent. It is not sophisticated but if you are looking for fresh... More 

Thank Rachel32
Lymington, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

We were looking for something fairly simple and quick after a busy day diving. There was a good range of Thai food which was very tasty and fresh. We were able to please everyone's tastes, teenage kids and grandmother. Much better value than staying and eating at the hotel with meals costing around BHT 100-150. Drinks were also excellent value... More 

Thank James W
Sutton Coldfield, England, United Kingdom
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72 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Had reasonably high expectations of this place after reading reviews. The food and service were ok, but nothing special and I wouldn't rush back. There are 2 restaurants in cape panwa with this name so I think the reviews on here are a mixture of the 2 places. The one we went to is next to sunset bar

Thank Sarah B
Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Very nice place, simple design but lovely staff/owners. Food was great, excellent price, freshly made and big portion. Price 100-150 Baht

Thank SarQa
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

We came here because of the cheese burger. This is our second visit of sabai sabai this year. Our conclusion, beef burger, not chicken nor fish burger! First visit dine in, Pan fried morning glory - why no chilli ? Chicken burger - why the beef burger sold out? Yellow curry with shrimp - why so many pineapple ? Coconut... More 

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Yorkshire England
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42 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

This place is brilliant and serves the some of the best Thai food we have come across in Thailand - no joke! Do not be put off if the restaurant is empty - it is family owned and they are always welcoming and hospitable. They remembered us from previous years and have always served us the most fantastic food which... More 

Thank Shirleypage
Market Harborough, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

We stayed at Kantary Bay for 4 weeks and ate here regularly The food is excellent especially the chicken wings and green curry. The drinks are cheap and the red wine is served in large glasses filled to the brim. This is a lovely,friendly small eatery we love it

Thank Soo56
Warrington, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2016

We visited Cape Panwa for 10 nights at the start of the high season. Tourism was lower than usual but I still believe this place deserves more bums in seats when it's not high-high season. There were never more than 3 tables occupied when we visited. The menu was extensive, the service always super friendly and the beer ice cold.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Thai
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sakdidej road | Wichita 83000, Cape Panwa, Phuket, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Phuket  >  Cape Panwa

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?