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Rimlae

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16 Moo 1, Baan Haad Sai Ree, Koh Tao 84280 , Thailand
+66 77 456 505
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30 reviews
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Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

We were for dinner and it was the best food & service on the hole island so far. It's perfect for a romantic dinner far away from the Teenie Party trouble. Typical very very good Thai food & also international food!!! We recommend 100%

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100 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Lovely place. Great location. Quirky atmosphere. Food was delicious. Drinks were to a good standard. The service was slow though- we waited quite a while for food to come.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

Great food and beautiful restaurant with superb location. And excellent service! Highly recommendable. We enjoyed a great meal of thai food and good talks with the people working there.

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Thank Elin S
San Diego, California
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31 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

We ate here twice during our four day stay at the Koh Tao Cabana Resort. We had lunch our first day and I got a hamburger and the hamburger patty fell almost entirely apart to where I couldn't eat it like a hamburger and the quality of the meat was very poor. My husband got the club sandwich which was... More 

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Thank andan24
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Reviewed 22 January 2016 via mobile

Great food fantastic vista Friendly staff Highly recommend Quite north end of sairee beach Part of the koh Tao cabana resort

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Horsens, Denmark
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105 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 December 2015

You always pay double at the well located restaurants - that's just the way it is. But the western food here is actually not that expensive compared to other places. We were here for lunch - I had fish and chips and my wife had a tuna sandwich. Both were quite good and somewhat made from scratch... For a 5-star... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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172 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2015 via mobile

We are a bit picky so have been trying to find nice places to eat in Koh Tao other than on the back of Saree Beach where you need to be 12 to feel at home. To be fair Rimlae is on Saree Beach just at the northern most point. This is the best restaurant we have found so far.... More 

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Thank Dellick
Fleet, England, United Kingdom
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78 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 June 2015 via mobile

Just came back from having dinner over there, you have the best view and nice restaurant , the food not so bad either, a bit pricey but you pay for the view and location. Nicely decorated inside, looks so romantic at night . They also charge 7% for VAT or service charge, not so sure. But all in all, one... More 

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Thank Sue1562839
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 April 2015 via mobile

Away from the Sairee beach party going crowd, this lovely restaurant does not disappoint whether large or small groups of one. I came here years ago and revisiting this place did not disappoint! Excellent service, great seating near the shore edge, yummy food and appealing presentation. Absolutely coming back and not to be missed if staying on Sairee beach!

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Thank zenergy1
Shanghai, China
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 18 April 2015 via mobile

Wanting to seclude ourselves a little from the noisy beach, my girlfriend and I found Rimlae to be the perfect match. We tried the BBQ barracuda and king prawns with a sweet peach sparkling wine that our amazing waiter Win agreed on. I have been living in Bangkok for 3 months and Win was the best waiter I've met here,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Seafood, Thai
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Moo 1, Baan Haad Sai Ree, Koh Tao 84280, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Surat Thani Province  >  Koh Tao
  • Phone Number: +66 77 456 505

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