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Jamin Cafe'

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128/73 Moo 3, Hat Lamai road, Lamai Beach, Maret, Ko Samui 84310, Thailand
Name/address in local language
+66 81 035 4869
08:00 - 22:00
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Treviso, Italy
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

It's nice place to get breakfast, lunch or dinner. The you'll find Ooy, thai girl that prepare delicious Sushi&Sashimi, to be tried! Lele and Lino are friendly and funny guys that Always provide you finger food & snacks to enjoy your drink. If you are in Lamai beach, you cannot miss it!!!

Thank Marco71tv
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90 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Having read several good reviews about the coffee, I was disappointed to find out it was made using a pod machine and milk frother. The taste was ok but I expected a Barista made coffee at an Italian cafe.

1 Thank GrantSheridan
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411 reviews
268 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

It is hard to find great coffee on Lamai Beach. I discovered this place and it has become a regular stop every morning. All the coffees are outstanding......the sushi and the sandwiches are also very good. This restaurant should have a much higher rating then it does. The owners are great and the sushi queen Ooy is the most incredibly... More 

Thank Ross M
Geelong, Australia
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59 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2016 via mobile

The Italian manager or owner mentioned there wasn't certain items available on the menu, little did he know that one of my friends was Italian and understood every word he said to his mates about the same item we requested being available for them to eat. Sushi was average too.

Thank Jason S
Melbourne, Australia
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85 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 March 2016 via mobile

I come to Jasmin cafe last year and this time I made an effort to come everyday ...Lindos is fantastic he will come and have a chat about Italian football or what's going on in the world. The food is delicious and the cafe is well one of the best in Lamai probably the best because it's the only place... More 

Thank Arctic01
London, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2015

Came here for the coffee but saw the selection of sushi on offer at great prices and couldn't resist. Ordered one of the set menus and was not disappointed, all freshly prepared and at prices that are probably 50-80% less than the UK. A very welcome surprise in Lamai.

Thank Pete_Ok
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411 reviews
268 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2015 via mobile

I heard about his place from another Italian (S. P. Q. R.) restaurant owner. It is hard to find a great cafe in Lamai.....this is the place for a latte. The atmosphere of the restaurant is great, very clean and the owner provides excellent service. Cafe Woo Hoo!!!!

Thank Ross M
Wellington, New Zealand
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418 reviews
246 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2015

Visited for lunch today. Service was very friendly and attentive. We had two latte's which had good flavour although lukewarm. We also had a penang chicken curry that was excellent. Full of flavour and with good spice it was delicious and only 80bht, great value.

Thank lynneandcarl
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29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2015

Ok, so Lamai beach seems to be going through the lack of tourism factor at the moment. There were very few people about during the mid/late afternoon. Those who were and knew about coffee were heading for Jamin. It's at the very top end of the walking strip and could be missed as there is a wall along side the... More 

1 Thank Nic C
Vienna, Austria
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2 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 March 2015

I have been here for 3 weeks and tried them all. Best Coffee in Lamai Beach hands down 😛 in Jamin Cafe. Walk up the main street south towards the end and look for a yellow sign (and wall painting) to find this wonderful friendly Italian just before the street bends to the right.

1 Thank milkalila

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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
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Cafe, Thai, Italian, Asian
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 128/73 Moo 3, Hat Lamai road, Lamai Beach, Maret, Ko Samui 84310, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Surat Thani Province  >  Ko Samui  >  Maret  >  Lamai Beach
  • Phone Number: +66 81 035 4869

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