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Rusty Pelican

67/139 Moo 5, Bang Niang Beach Road | Kheuk Khak, Takuapa District, Khao Lak 82220, Thailand
+66 87 192 1085
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“burrito” (55 reviews)
“nachos” (89 reviews)
“black beans” (14 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Value
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LOCATION
67/139 Moo 5, Bang Niang Beach Road | Kheuk Khak, Takuapa District, Khao Lak 82220, Thailand
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1 - 10 of 488 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had the steak sandwich cooked with onions and mushrooms, it was delicious. The owner was very welcoming too.

Thank Denisedutton10
Modell B, Owner at Rusty Pelican, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you, Denise! Enjoy the rest of your stay.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ate here with our 6 friends and had the most super Mexican meal. Drinks were served promptly and all reasonably priced. Meals for 8 were all served very quickly, portions were super and best of all, tasted wonderful. Mo, the owner, is on hand to...More

Thank Peter B
Modell B, Owner at Rusty Pelican, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you Peter. What a blast we had that night. You folks ROCK! Big smiles from the staff too.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Some of our happiest memories in Khao Lak have been spent sitting in Rusty Pelican eating nachos, drinking margaritas, listening to some chilled music and having a chat to Mo. We've been coming for years and the food is consistently good quality, fresh and delicious....More

Thank mrs_smith1368
Modell B, Owner at Rusty Pelican, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your continued support and e look forward to your next visit!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After all that Thai food some Latin-American stuff can do the trick. Damn good nacho's, burgers and a chill owner - what more do you need!

Thank laurent11
Modell B, Owner at Rusty Pelican, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you and big smiles from the staff!

Reviewed 16 September 2017

Good food, Good company,.Supprises, Laid back,cant wait to go back,great location on the way to the beach.plenty of food variety nearby.

1  Thank George S
Modell B, Owner at Rusty Pelican, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you George. Hope to see you soon. Big smiles from the staff!

Reviewed 9 September 2017

I read about this place on tripadvisor and I saw that the owner likes to fight bad reviews, which I think is great. A lot of people think they're food critics when they're not! The owner was super nice and came out and talked to...More

Thank Julius S
Modell B, Owner at Rusty Pelican, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2017

You'll get no argument from me today! Hope to see you next time you are in town.

Reviewed 9 September 2017

Like many people here on holiday, I wanted a break from Thai Food. The Rusty Pelican was the answer to my prayers, and I had a fabulous dinner here. The food was excellent, drinks were great (strawberry margaritas superb) and the service was very welcoming....More

Thank lhs110
Modell B, Owner at Rusty Pelican, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2017

Thank you for the kind words support. Big smiles from the staff too!

Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for a drink before dinner as I wanted to give it a try. Good friendly service, plenty of seating and nice and airy due to its position in the town, airflow from front to back. Good choice of drinks, cocktails, beers and spirits...More

1  Thank Neil H
Modell B, Owner at Rusty Pelican, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2017

Thank you Neil!

Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Good to see Mo and his wife again. Always welcoming. Always a good story. My Daughter is very impressed with the Nirvana tales. A great place to stop for a beer or a meal. Laid back and chatty. Also scooters for rent. The Rusty Pelican...More

1  Thank SmokinHaddockRacing
Modell B, Owner at Rusty Pelican, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2017

Always so happy to see our loyal return customers. We don't care if it has been one month or one year. Big Smiles from the staff!!

Reviewed 7 August 2017

We fancied a break from the Thai fare and so opted for this place. Nice, laid back environment and a personable host. Really nice Mexican-style food that we all enjoyed. They even brought us over a little board game for me and my son to...More

Thank Alex S
Modell B, Owner at Rusty Pelican, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2017

Thank you for your support. Smiles from the staff too!

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daniellam2519
14 January 2017|
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Response from Modell B | Property representative |
Cash only
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Benge285
23 March 2016|
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Response from kaide L | Reviewed this property |
About 7km,
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Emma G
29 November 2015|
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Response from Denisedutton10 | Reviewed this property |
You can take a taxi and it'll cost 300THB, it's not walking distance.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wine and Beer
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
1:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
1:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
1:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
1:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
1:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
1:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 67/139 Moo 5, Bang Niang Beach Road | Kheuk Khak, Takuapa District, Khao Lak 82220, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Phang Nga Province  >  Khao Lak
  • Phone Number: +66 87 192 1085
  • E-mail
Description
The world famous Rusty Pelican is located in the Heart of Bang Niang Beach Road. We serve high quality cuisine in a clean and friendly environment. Our kitchen is open from 1pm-10pm 7 days a week. The Rusty Pelican proudly pours the strongest drinks in town and our beer is ice cold. We offer free WIFI, free billiards and good music.
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