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Beachcomber at Lanta Castaway

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299 Moo 2, Phra Ae Beach | Saladan, Ko Lanta 81150, Thailand
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+66 75 684 851
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Nice bar on beach with very nice views and sunsets. Reasonably priced on food and drinks. Good place for a beer

Thank Martin F
Cleveland, Ohio
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Beachcomber restaurant at Lanta Castaway is a must eat place when visiting Koh Lanta. The breakfast had well rounded options from Thai, Western/American and Tex-Mex. My favorite breakfast dishes were the Thai Breakfast and the breakfast tacos. Lunch and dinner had a large selection that we wanted to try everything on the menu. The crew offered us to order... More 

Thank Meredith B
Cleveland, Ohio
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This bar and restaurant is amazing. Great food, great staff! The food comes out as soon as it's made and the drinks are made right infront of you. The menu is diverse, offering homemade Thai dishes, Tex/Mex, and American food. We never left the resort because the food and drinks were so amazing.

Thank reneeschultheis
Cleveland, Ohio
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I, along with two other couples, decided to visit the resort again. We remembered how good the restaurant was the first time. It was even better the second. With so many great Thai options on the menu, the appetizers are incredible and other food options are second to none on the island. The Tex Mex additions to... More 

Thank Keith B
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14 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant has amazing Thai and Western food. They specialize in Tex-Mex and the owner, Joe, brings it all back with him from Texas. I honestly haven't wanted to leave the restaurant or resort much because everything is so good and there's so much to choose from. The location on the beach is spectacular too and has a great view... More 

Thank Eplusk
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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139 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Location could not be better on the southern end of Long Beach. We walked along the beach through the surf there and back - some 1.5km each way. Wonderful. The food was superb. The pork and mango skewers was one of those meals that will stay in the memory for a long time. The staff are enthusiastic, energetic, and efficient... More 

Thank Terry D
Labenne, France
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16 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017

The food and service is excellent, We stayed here for 7 days and found the food as good as anywhere else we ate and also very fairly priced. Loved have sundowners each night at the bar chatting with other guests and Joe the Manager and his staff are super friendly and full of smiles. Would highly recommend and hope to... More 

Thank michbill
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48 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017

We were staying at Castways for 6 days, and enjoyed several breakfasts, lunches and dinner. We also ventured off resort for a few meals and have to say that thr Beachcomber had the best food by far. The last night we had the fresh fish and the fried squid was outstanding, one of the best I have ever had. The... More 

Thank Que_Pasaaa
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21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017

This restaurant just gets better & better, hygiene is excellent, the food is the tastiest on the island the prices are very fair Thanks to the Texan resort manager Joe, it has the best tex mex on the island & probably one of the best in Thailand Open for breakfast, lunch & dinner, dine in lovely surroundings with a choice... More 

Thank Uckfiedfisherman
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 February 2017

We came here several times duri g our stay at Koh Lanta, both for sunset coctails and dinnes. Better than average Thai kitchen, surprisingly tasty Mexican, good drinks and service - right next to the beach.

Thank LeoKbh

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Mexican, Asian, Thai, American, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, View, Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 299 Moo 2, Phra Ae Beach | Saladan, Ko Lanta 81150, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Krabi Province  >  Ko Lanta
  • Phone Number: +66 75 684 851
An open air restaurant featuring delicious TEX MEX selections, as well as, excellent Thai and Western dishes. The restaurant overlooks the Andaman Sea and offers both garden and beachfront dining. Located within the Lanta Castaway Resort the restaurant offers terrific food drinks in a wonderfully relaxing environment.

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