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Taste of Home

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
As featured in Best Food in Ko Tao
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12/4 Moo 1 Sairee, Koh Tao 84360, Thailand
Name/address in local language
+66 86 012 0727
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Awesome dishes western & Burmese, Uschi a legend on koh Tao does an amazing job and is a wonderful host.. and you should not miss her awesome gulasch the best on the island

Thank Andre H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The absolute best chicken schnitzel I have ever eaten in my life. Everything at this quaint little restaurant is freshly bought and prepared that day. The owner is lovely and the atmosphere is nice and chill. I would go back to Koh Tao simply to eat here again.

Thank Sarah M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my wife, we had the chance of going to this unique restaurant. The overall experience was really good. The food taste delicious and the owner of the place is quite a person. Share her knowledge of Thailand and even recommend other places to go and restaurants to try during our staying. We liked the food and the advices.... More 

Thank Alurindo M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The place is simple but the food is incredible! If you are looking for great food, good service and a very well served dish this is the place! The owner is very cute and makes the best passion fruit mojito.

Thank Paula H
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2017

Stumbled up this German restaurant, as the one we wanted to go to did not have any tables, whilst we thought the food was none to bad the service was, well strange to be honest. The main woman, I presume she was German, had no idea waht was going on, I would refer to this as organised chaos? Then at... More 

Thank Scottieboyuk
Koh Tao, Thailand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

As a frequent guest at "" taste of home ""we wanted to have something different. So we came up with the idea to change the cordon bleu a bit, we ask uschi if it would be possible to fill it with feta cheese and black olives. Just deliciouce

Thank fj2003
Berlin, Germany
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

I've travelled around Southeast Asia for more than 3 months, so I was looking for a place that felt like home. Taste of home is a lovely place next to a quiet road which leads to the hills. I was so tired of sitting in a reastaurant at the mainroad of Sairee Beach (which we did the days before) with... More 

Thank nkulessa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

This place is wonderfully relaxed, comfortable and cozy. The place itself and the lady who runs it are true gems. Everything we tried was delicious, but highly recommend the Penang Chicken and the Burma Tea Salad.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Palmital, SP
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

The minute I found Taste of Home and started a conversation with chef/owner Ursula, aka Ushi, I knew that was no ordinary place. Seeing one of my favorite dishes in the world, the Burmese tea leaf salad, on the menu also helped but, in fact, it wouldn't have made any difference if the vibe of this shy restaurant wasn't so... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

We couldn't find a resturant we were looking for and excidently got here, a really good excident. The owner is very nice and the food is just spectacular! We ordered a schnizel and special of the day and we loved it. Really recommended if you want to get a break from the local food or just in the mood of... More 

Thank Roni R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$11
German, European, Thai
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12/4 Moo 1 Sairee, Koh Tao 84360, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Surat Thani Province  >  Koh Tao
  • Phone Number: +66 86 012 0727
Home style western and european cuisine in a great open air location on Thailand s most wanted island, Koh Tao.

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