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Kingfisher

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Bophut, Ko Samui, Thailand
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We came here one evening and the food was delicious (duck curry and massaman curry), the owners were friendly, the dining area was nice and spacious. Best of all there are two guard puga

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Thank Jenna M
London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

Great food great we had Thai the crab cakes and Tom ka tally with pad Thai goon all excellent The staff are a mixture of the Dutch owners and locals and all are very good with very reasonable prices Going back tomorrow night

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Thank TonyK289
Tokyo, Japan
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64 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016

Although the place didn't look like one of those where locals would go, I decided to try it and I was pleasantly surprised. I found the food quite tasty, and the service (especially from the two guys who may be the owners) quite good and polite. The shakes were also really good. It's unfortunately facing the main street so it's... More 

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london
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97 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016

I had several lovely meals here, I thoroughly recommend the grilled sole the barracuda many Thai dishes and also the banana split with 3 different ice creams. I complemented my dishes with a glass of chilled white wine The service was excellent and the prices are good give this restaurant a try if you are in the area you won't... More 

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Barrie, Ontario
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26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

Stumbled on an exceptional little restaurant just across from the Royal Palm Beach Resort which I will rate next. Small and open for dinner only it is run by the owner, his wife and brother. The service, food and ambiance provide for a relaxing evening at a very reasonable price. No loud music or tvs to distract from some enjoyable... More 

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Thank jschoe2
Emirate of Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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46 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2014

Great food and service in this convenient located restaurant on the Bophut to Maenam main road. My family has visited this restaurant on many occassions and has never been disappointed.

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Thank Steve R
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2014

I was there some months ago. Many people. Very loud. I expected good food (meat), but i was not happy with my eating. Too many costumers and to less staff; waiting for all all the time. May be some other days it could be better; but i was so disappointed, that i did not feel to try again. There are... More 

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Thank Thomas K
New Delhi, Delhi, India
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2014 via mobile

First night in Ko Samui last night and just happened to come across the Kingfisher Restaurant as we were driving around looking for a place to eat. Kingfisher was very busy, so a good sign. We weren't disappointed, had a very fresh white snapper, which was amazing, and we were topped up with a free piña colada, which was a... More 

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Thank SteveHucker
Bangkok, Thailand
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23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2014

This place has a really nice inside, clean and fresh with a large sitting area, lots of things to pick off the menu, but sad to say most items where not as nice as last time we were here, they reused the carved vegetable dressing on each course !!!

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Thank Cris D
Sunderland, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2014 via mobile

We popped into this place on a recommendation. The prices are great,as is the food. However the place seems to be run by two blokes that think it is acceptable to just rock up and talk at you about themselves. Our server was the rudest and laziest member of the trans gender community I have come across. Still had a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
European, Asian, Seafood, Thai
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bophut, Ko Samui, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Surat Thani Province  >  Ko Samui

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