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Red Snapper

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Contemporary
As featured in Best Food in Ko Lanta
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613 Moo 2, Ko Lanta 81150, Thailand
Name/address in local language
+66 87 885 6965
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Tuesday
Closed
Hours:
Thu - Tue 10:00 - 23:00
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My friend and I decided to come here after we realised they done a cheese board. After traveling south east Asia for the past three months, it was an absolute treat coming here. Without a doubt some of the best food I have had in that period of time. Each of the tapas we had were on point: taste, presentation,... More 

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Thank Kathryn M
Singapore
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Impeccable food & service as always. Red Snapper never disappoints! This establishment has been around for a long time & has a well deserved reputation as being one of the best, if not the best restaurant around.

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Thank Kamikazequeen
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing food! They really take an effort in here to the presentation of dishes. You eat food first with your eyes and, when our orders arrived at the table, they were stunning to look at and delicious and tasty to eat. Food is plenty with fresh ingredients at a good price. Staff is helpful, friendly and courteous. Atmosphere is lovely... More 

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Thank Valentina L
Ko Lanta, Thailand
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great restaurant, very friendly staff and food perfect! I highly recommend this place :) go and check on your own!

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Thank kniemycka
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I were a bit fed up of eating Thai food so we fancied a change which we were so glad we did as the food here is great, we even went back and had another meal before we left ko lanta!! We both had the creamy truffle mushroom tagliatelle for starter which was sooo good we had... More 

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Thank AshleaRowlands
joyceed, Owner at Red Snapper, responded to this review

The wine goes by the lovely name of Fernbird,have to change my winelist soonish and that one will for sure make it to the regular list as many people really do like it. Glad you enjoyed your beef both times,but sorry the rib eye was not a five star,dealing with some delivery issues here,or flood related or custom related and... More 

London, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a find this was! Our host Kim at Thai House Beach Resort recommended this place and it was amazing! The menu is incredible and offers a wonderful array of perfectly executed fusion dishes. The food is that of a restaurant that would be way beyond our budget in London and so we took full advantage of their culinary delights... More 

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Thank Tweacle
joyceed, Owner at Red Snapper, responded to this review

Was a true pleasure to see your happy faces again and again and again. More 

London
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97 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Looks like a canteen but the food is delicate and glorious. Carpaccio, spinach cakes, crab croquettes, roast salmon with pomelo were all superb small plates.The large green salad was made of the freshest, perfect greens with flowering chives, green sprouting shoots and a wondrous dressing. Great servers.

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Thank BGPLondon
joyceed, Owner at Red Snapper, responded to this review

Always a pleasure and hope to welcome you back one day. More 

falkirk
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Visited red snapper on the recommendation of a lanta friend which is always a good sign. The food and service was first class. We ordered 6 tapas dishes which was more than enough and each one was superb after travelling throughout Asia for 3 weeks it was soooo good to taste some new flavours and cooking styles. The tortilla and... More 

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Thank jos1502
joyceed, Owner at Red Snapper, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words and for giving a bright look on the expenses,we are doing more then our best to give everything a fair price at all times. Hope to welcome you back soon. More 

Bolton UK
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38 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Just returned from an unplanned meal here this evening and I feel compelled to say how great it was. I had a pork loin with chorizo dish and my friend had a cauliflower fallafal dish that was far better than it sounds! Both meals were exquisite and very reasonably priced for the quality. Everything else that came out of the... More 

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Thank chunkyboy
joyceed, Owner at Red Snapper, responded to this review

Well,see you tonight,it is,great,we are ready to rock and roll it More 

Ko Samui, Thailand
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20 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Red Snapper is delicious!! The food is amazing and the menu is great! Easy to read, fairly priced, good drinks menu and fast service! Staff are amazingly friendly and quick to help! Friendly atmosphere and general good vibe! Best food on the island! MUST GO HERE!!

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Thank RachiPetal
joyceed, Owner at Red Snapper, responded to this review

I like the MUST in this review,thanks and always a pleasure. More 

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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
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$3 - US$18
Cuisine
Contemporary
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 23:00
Monday
10:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 23:00
Thursday
10:00 - 23:00
Friday
10:00 - 23:00
Saturday
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 613 Moo 2, Ko Lanta 81150, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Krabi Province  >  Ko Lanta
  • Phone Number: +66 87 885 6965
Description
A cool and hip road side restaurant where you can indulge yourself with creative flavours of the world. A wide range of delicious sandwiches and other goodies during daytime. An exciting list of small plates,starters and main courses during the night. A nice bar environment with fine wines,cocktails and spirits.

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