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Rice Paddy

50/4 Moo 5, Ko Yao Noi 82160, Thailand
+66 76 454 255
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“thai food” (21 reviews)
“hummus” (6 reviews)
“tempura” (4 reviews)
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Asian, Thai, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
50/4 Moo 5, Ko Yao Noi 82160, Thailand
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1 - 10 of 223 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

On arrival we smelt plastic burning next door ,, was not good sitting there while eating nice food .

Thank Clairemercuri
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There's a reason this is the best restaurant on the island: 1. Terrific food - the owner describes why the food is good and why it is the genuine deal. Try Pad Thai - yes, it is worth it - different to what you will...More

Thank Tim30549
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Travelling via yacht we stopped here during our cruise. This is a fabulous experience, food and service are all wonderful and Frank is a great host. We had the house recommended stir fry with chicken and Beef Curry topped up with the fried garlic rice....More

Thank MelbourneAl
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Excellent range of Thai and Western dishes. The food is top quality and owner Frank is an excellent host with very good staff. Rice Paddy is a very laid back place where Frank will let you choose the background music of your choice. The quality...More

3  Thank Alexander G
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Rice Paddy is owned by a German man and serves a variety of Thai and Western food including vegetarian options. I had a falafel and hummus dish and a lovely mango juice. There were lots of Western dishes available including steak. Rice Paddy has tables...More

1  Thank LouiseLondon2014
Reviewed 16 April 2017

We had dinner in this lovely, small restaurant and were pleasantly surprised. After we ordered we were given a little "amuse" which was delicious....same with the bill, three are just some freshly cut fruit which is a lovely touch. The Thai food we had was...More

1  Thank CountryGourmetTravel
Reviewed 14 April 2017

very nice restaurant even when we came after 2130 they were helpful and make us a dinner ! :) it s just a bit small what i dont really like when everyone is staring at u

1  Thank Viktória O
Reviewed 7 April 2017

We came to the Rice Paddy 3 times during our week in Koh Yao Noi. Fantastic, authentic and spicy Thai food from a German restauranteur.

1  Thank rch69berlin
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

We was there for dinner and it was just very yummi! Quality of the food was perfect and also the the taste, the location and so on.

1  Thank isbaer
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Out of pur five nights, we ate twice here. We tried different dishes, and there was not one bad dish. There is no 'dumbing' down for Westerners (thank goodness!). I can honestly say that after many years of eating Thai food (both living in Thailand...More

2  Thank Princess_Denise
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Questions & Answers
Jodie H
22 June 2017|
Response from Frank B | Property representative |
I am sorry to say that it is quite far from the paradise resort. The position of the restaurant is very central near one of the most popular beaches. The paradise is very secluded on the north tip of the island, far from... More
Fred M
28 May 2017|
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Response from CountryGourmetTravel | Reviewed this property |
It is closed till July 20
18 April 2016|
Response from Frank B | Property representative |
Trip advisor, why is the answer function not working? Answered several times already but never show up here?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50/4 Moo 5, Ko Yao Noi 82160, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Phang Nga Province  >  Ko Yao Noi
  • Phone Number: +66 76 454 255
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International classic dishes & genuine thai food Steaks, Pasta, Salads, Hummus & Falafel, Italian Ice cream. Large choice of vegetarian dishes. Rediscovered ancient Thai recipes, all Thai dishes authentic taste and kick!

In Season (November-April) open 13:00 t to 22:00
Off Season (May-October) 16:00 to 22:00
Above are kitchen hours, bar closes later.
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