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Butterfly Bistro

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192/36 Aroona Karon A14-16, Karon, Phuket 83100, Thailand
+66 86 266 3710
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We have been loving out authentic Thai food every night. We decided we better try something new. The greeters were aggressive but friendly. The menu tried to cater for every culture and need. We chose pizza and a hamburger. My pizza was ok with a very thin base. Unfortunately, our cocktail was not drinkable and the hamburger meat and dressings... More 

Thank Dave P
Johannesburg, South Africa
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17 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

The restaurant offers good food, the host is well spoken and the location is great. The pricing we did not find transparent and where charged 280 THB for a sticky rice and mango desert as this was not on the menu and found this very opportunistic. If you eat here be careful to check your bill carefully that you do... More 

Thank gvrooyen
Sydney, Australia
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35 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

If you are in Karon you MUST VISIT this restaurant, we ate there every night during our 4 night stay in Karon recently. Just outside The Old Phuket Inn. CHAMP is a amazing guy so friendly. The food was great.

Thank 255060Nicole
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

This was our "local" for 3 weeks. Staff go out of their way to be nice & helpful.....even carrying our shopping back to the hotel for us. Put Rugby on for me & seated me away from other customers so I could yell at TV :-) Champ, Bonnie & Boo all totally adorable & owners Leif & Tippie are also... More 

Thank Jen M
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

Champ and Lilly (hosts at front) became our friends while we were on our family holiday. Lovely food and drinks at Butterfly Bistro. Cant wait to come back and visit with you

Thank NzWhanau
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29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

had a lovely meal here on our last nite, the host out front was great, took our umbrella and showed to seat. very cheap cocktails and food. food was amazing. great free wifi

Thank GJ2707
Cromwell, New Zealand
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

We were well looked after at the Butterfly Bistro. We loved our vegetarian meals so much and will be back over the seven days we are staying at the Old Phuket Hotel.

Thank NZDerek
Newcastle, Australia
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

Had meals here every couple of days & found the meals lovely & quiet large & very reasonably priced. Most times couldn't finish them. The staff are wonderful & very helpful & friendly.

Thank kathy2363
Fraser Coast, Australia
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45 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Have eaten here 3 times so far and quite enjoyed the experience. The 2 young men who welcome you are totally entertaing for adults and kids. They make you feel as though you are the only customers there seeing to your every wish. Food is yummy with large choice from local Thai to seafood, pizza, burgers and salads. Prices are... More 

Thank Laurie W
Whangarei, New Zealand
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68 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Food was terrible, don't recommend it. Service was ok. Spring rolls were awful could eat them. Portions were small. Plenty of other options around so wouldn't recommend here.

Thank familyof6nz

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$3 - US$20
Seafood, Asian, Thai, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 192/36 Aroona Karon A14-16, Karon, Phuket 83100, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Phuket  >  Karon
  • Phone Number: +66 86 266 3710

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