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Rugantino

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137 Koktanode Road, Kata Beach, Karon, Phuket, Thailand
+66 84 744 7676
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Dorset
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19 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017

My partner and I wanted a quieter place to go for dinner and stumbled across this restaurant about 5 mins walk from the main center of Kata. The restaurant is opposite 'Kata Lucky Villa Hotel'. We first visited about a week ago and have been back 4 times already! The pizza's are just amazing, I have had pizza every time... More 

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Geneva, Switzerland
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56 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Generally good pizzas with great wood oven crust, but please remove the ricotta from 4 formaggi. Makes it too wet and tastless. Also remove the so called bruschetta of the house from the menu. This is not bruschetta but bizza crust filled with very bad tomato sauce and Italian porcetta. Do not call it bruschetta and at least make sure... More 

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Thank Satu K
Rome, Italy
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

My husband and I love a good pizza and we are spoilt for choice in Melbourne. This place seriously does great wood fired oven pizzas. Fresh, huge and utterly delicious!!!

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Thank Fiona M
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31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

This is easily the best pizza we have had in Phuket. We have travelled to all parts of the island as pizza connoisseurs and the wood oven here is Number 1. If you are lucky enough to meet the owner, you will definitely have a laugh. Try the homemade gnocchi too!

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Thank Nick S
Frankfurt, Germany
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24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Very tasty pizza with the typical environment! A lot Italian were also there and the waitress was very friendly

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Paris, France
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

We decided to go to this little Italian restaurant owned by an Italian (I imagine all pizzerias are held by Italian in Phuket ). Very thin and crispy pizzas and quite tasty considering that we are in Thailand. We recommend the bruschetta , it was excellent !!!!! and very fresh as I saw the cook cutting the tomatoes just behind... More 

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Thank Sam B
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

After eating Thai for 7 days it was nice to have a standard meal. the Andaman Fish was divine and my daughters chichen meals were so tender. The desert was nice too. Prices were dearer for Thailand but as a last night treat it was nice to have table cloths on table!

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Thank Bali3456
Rawai, Thailand
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30 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

Good servicing ... Good pizzas at the town being many times .. really friendly owner ( Alberto ) Thanks for good pizzas and cute place

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Thank mertefe09
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2016 via mobile

The restaurant was very close to our hotel so we decided to try their food after the good reviews on tripadvisor. We ordered a few starters -huge portions- and their pizzas were the best ones we have had anywhere. Good prices and friendly staff! We definitely recommend this place!

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Thank Miriam C
Seville, Spain
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 March 2016 via mobile

Thai food and of course italian food. The owner is Italian. Delicious pizzas and very good Pad thai, I went 2 times in 4 days. And free wifi.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, European, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 137 Koktanode Road, Kata Beach, Karon, Phuket, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Phuket  >  Karon  >  Kata Beach
  • Phone Number: +66 84 744 7676

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