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Uncle Rang Restaurant

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Samui Tonggad Resort, 99 Moo 4, Lamai Beach, Maret, Ko Samui, Thailand
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+66 77 231 051
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London, United Kingdom
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95 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Very basic curries, looks nothing like images they provide though:) very little beef and chewy. Green curry was just ok. Satay chicken seems very dry and chewy probably deep fried straight from frozen. Had so many good meals in Thai so very easy to compare after 20-30 curry meals in 10 just 10 days:) Do try it though maybe i... More 

Thank SarunasG
Kharkiv, Ukraine
1 review
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

The best tom yum. I would recommend to try with shrimps/prawns. Big portion, nice taste. Papaya salad is spicy enough. Good balance for my taste

Thank Evgen G
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Very nice . The road to the restaurant is not recommended for motorbikes by darkness. The have very nice bungalows where you can stay and there is a swimmingpool

Thank Ernest v
Gold Coast, Australia
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 January 2017

Its a bit of a walk (if you're walking from the main road) to Uncle Rang's but it will be worth it. we ate here a few times during our stay and could even walk along the beach at low tide to have our meal there. They have really good Thai dishes and serve some western food for the uncultured.

Thank theone2200
Ko Samui, Thailand
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626 reviews
296 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 234 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2017

Nice to be recognised again after nearly a year. As good as ever with good staff, good food and good friendly service. The minced prawn cakes are very fresh and vibrant and should not be missed!

Thank Jonathan N
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

...very authentic thai, super friendly stuff...always remember what I like/eat and don't like...i.e. mixed fruit shake - no suger :-)) ...and fantastic Padthai-Lobster for the price of a 'burger' in Central Europe. Christian & Carly Switzerland

Thank ChristianSincera
Down Under
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32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2017

We are so fortunate to stay next door to Uncle Rungs, at Cinnamon Beach Villas. Spot-on Thai food - freshest ingredients, lovely rustic wooden hut, and tropical paradise views make it a twice-a-day place for us. Why search high and low when your local is perfect? If you are staying in the area I would highly recommend coming for some... More 

Thank MistaKoko
Horsham, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Having terrible weather in Ko Samui, and this restaurant is near to our hotel, just a small walk along the beach. We can't get into the local town as the roads are flooded and the cab drivers can't take us, so we have made use of going to Uncle Rang, lovely food and very reasonable. Thank god for it, as... More 

1 Thank Fairydust2
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

Stayed for 6 days and ate here every day! The food is really fresh and traditionally cooked and the fruit shakes amazing!!!

1 Thank Simona C
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Not only was the food here amazing, Nina, our waitress was very helpful and kind. You experience fine dining at a low cost to anywhere else in Koh samui. We will definitely be going back.

1 Thank Amie D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Seafood, Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Parking Available, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Samui Tonggad Resort, 99 Moo 4, Lamai Beach, Maret, Ko Samui, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Surat Thani Province  >  Ko Samui  >  Maret  >  Lamai Beach
  • Phone Number: +66 77 231 051

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?