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Krua Kritsana

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Main Road | Long Beach, Ko Lanta, Thailand
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Gorzow Wielkopolski, Poland
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125 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2016

Went there twice and on each occasion there were ups and downs. We visited in low season (June) so it was almost empty- quick and good service. The staff were friendly and helpful. I have mixed feelings about the food. Fresh green papaya salad is very good, well seasoned and the portions were very generous on both occasions- thumbs up... More 

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Newcastle
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98 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 209 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

We visited this restaurant almost every day whilst staying at the nearby Layana Resort. Out if the Layana to the main road and turn left, then walk for 500m. Always the busiest restaurant with brilliant food and frequented by Thais and tourists. This place has a great easy vibe, lots of smiles and food quality to die for.

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Thank Steve T
Turku, Finland
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23 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2016 via mobile

Can recommend, really like this. Food is really good and price is not bad. Littlebit slow service sometimes, but at least im not in such a hurry. :)

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Mulhouse, France
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147 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 March 2016

Was just near from our stay and we appreciate the staff kindness. All was soo good , food tastyand portion are big. We eat several time here and recommendthis place for sure.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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320 reviews
232 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 March 2016

We really like this restaurant it serves good local Thai food as well as Western food but this time they had changed their chairs to large bamboo chairs and they were so uncomfortable that we couldn't wait to finish our meal which was a real shame. The food we had was good but probably not as good as it used... More 

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Thank rizzy80
Athens, Greece
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93 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 March 2016 via mobile

Consistently good food at Krua Kritsana We've been on koh lanta for over a month, and after finding krua Kritsana (and after having tried a lot of other places), we visit almost every day. And on the days we dont. We miss it! Portions are huge and an absolute bargain for 100thb Some of our favourites- Red curry - I'm... More 

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Thank Emmushki
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

I've eaten here about 5 times over a week, partly because it was close to my hotel but mainly because the food is really tasty! spicy big noodles with crispy pork being one of my favourites as well as the seafood dishes. Also never go away feeling hungry. Considering a lot of the thai food is around 80 baht it's... More 

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Llanelli, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

Ate here twice on our visit,once in the evening and once for lunch.In the evening service was a little slow but it was busy,but the food more than made up for it,fantastic!!My favourite was the papaya salad with crispy pork,huge portion and only 80 baht!!!Definitely recommend.

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Thank Ginge1980
Aix-en-Provence, France
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65 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 February 2016

We have been coming to Lanta for five years and usually stay for a couple of months, We eat at Kritsana's at least a couple of times a week, We only eat Thai food so cannot give advice to the burger and chip brigade, We have seen Kritsana expand year on year from a two table roadside stall. However big... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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35 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2016 via mobile

Food is nice, okay. Nothing more. Prices are around the cheaper but not the cheapest you can find. Some of the staff were very nice and friendly. Some were angry. Kind of long wait for food but it's okay when you see they have an open kitchen and lots of people to feed. All asked for same beer. One of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Delivery, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Road | Long Beach, Ko Lanta, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Krabi Province  >  Ko Lanta

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?