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Red Onion

486 Patak Road, Karon, Phuket 83100, Thailand
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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Seafood, Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
486 Patak Road, Karon, Phuket 83100, Thailand
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

If you are located near Karon beach and if you are looking for great Thai food, then "Red Onion" is the best place to visit. You will never find it empty. If there is no queue, then consider yourself very lucky. First time I've come...More

Thank bac877
Reviewed 6 days ago

We visited this restaurant a few times in our 2 weeks holiday. The food was great and very fresh. If you get here early enough you don't have to wait in the queue that builds quite quickly. Kids loved the food here as did we....More

Thank Carlklop
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Quick no fuss service and the best food in Karon. Staff not friendly though, so if that's OK with you definitely check it out!

Thank vanessagk
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The Red Onion is moving to Kata Beach in July 2017. All details below in pic with map when and where. Will be a shame for Karon but a gain for Kata Hopefully food and friendly device will remain the same.

Thank Wombata61
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went to this restaurant after reading other reviews. And I can confirm I was not disappointed, you do have to wait for a table we waited around 15-20 mins but the food is just fabulous, grey value and large portions. Meal for 2 inc...More

Thank Dawnbaileygrace
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

No queue.... restaurant renound for it. Nice food, served very quickly lacked a little atmosphere but it if you're there for a quick supper it's fine

Thank wendieshmit
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had to wait as they were very busy on two occasions . Other restaurants seemed to be not busy. Food was delicious and quantities were average. Service was good.

Thank Ravi D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We liked it so much we went back again!! The food was honestly the best food we had in Phuket, real Thai food. You may have to queue during busy times but they were very good getting people in and out quickly so we weren't...More

Thank SarahHoward95
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was fantastic, and verry cheap. The Staff were friendly enough, would recommend to anyone staying in the Karon area

Thank Adam S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant was recommended to us by 3 different people within a couple of days of arriving on holiday and the first couple of times we went to visit there were long queues to get in so we went elsewhere. The first time we noticed...More

Thank Alan B
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Lisa H
What is the average cost here
15 September 2016|
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Response from Alan D | Reviewed this property |
Four of us ate one evening for £22 ($30) which include food, beer and soft drinks
Jade C
What time does this close?
6 June 2016|
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Response from DuncanMac52 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but I've eaten there at 10pm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
15:00 - 22:00
15:00 - 22:00
15:00 - 22:00
15:00 - 22:00
15:00 - 22:00
15:00 - 22:00
15:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 486 Patak Road, Karon, Phuket 83100, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Phuket  >  Karon
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