Most famously known for its glorious coastlines and year round warm weather. However, Phuket satisfies more than just your beach cravings! This list of the Top 10 restaurants in Phuket will take you on a culinary journey through some of the best spots for lunch or dinner during your stay on the island.
Wherever you go, whenever you want. Delicious food is not far from Pullman Phuket resort. Slurp on a bowl of savory noodles for lunch, before finishing your meal with tropical fruits for dessert. Want to enjoy the culinary delights from the comfort of your hotel room? Then, you can have food delivered directly to you instead with Pullman Home Delivery! At the end of the day, take in the breathtaking sunset from the many outdoor dining terraces on our list of top 1o restaurants in Phuket.
Home of the Creative City of Gastronomy favored by the UNESCO Creative Cities Network. Let’s get started with our top restaurants in Phuket suggested by locals:
Pullman Phuket Arcadia’s signature Italian restaurant voted as one of the best dining venues in Phuket. Therefore, you can enjoy an array of Italian dishes from perfect oven-baked pizzas, to secret pasta recipes handed down from generation to generation. Signature antipasto platters and the most decadent tiramisu are amongst the favorites of Vero. If you’re not tempted by the fresh flavors of Italy, then the stunning sunset views are sure to impress. So, take a look at the VERO menu and book a table for the best dinner in Phuket served with a glorious sunset at this leading Italian restaurant in Phuket.
Address: Pullman Phuket Arcadia Naithon Beach, 22/2 Moo 4 Tambon Saku, Amphur Talang, 83110 Phuket
Ta Tuay, a local restaurant, is often listed as one of the Top 10 restaurants in Phuket by many bloggers. Offering an array of Southern Thai dishes featuring fresh seasonal seafood from the neighboring fisherman village. Moreover, this restaurant was recognized in the MICHELIN Guide ‘Bib Gourmand’ for two consecutive years. Tips; we recommend the local giant cockle which is only available a few days a month. You might be the lucky one! Reservations for dinner is highly recommended at this quaint southern Thai restaurant.
Address: 7/10 Soi Romjai 1 Moo 5 Tumbon Maikhao, Talang Phuket 83110
Our list of the top 10 restaurants in Phuket will not be complete without “Suay” restaurant. A winner of IRON CHEF Thailand 2015 “Noi” helms this Thai contemporary restaurant himself. A dinner at Suay begins with the famous Foie gras in a betel leaf wrap with condiments and sweet and sour dip. Braised beef cheek in massaman curry, a signature dish that cherishes local ingredients is also a popular dish. However, this restaurant is opened only for dinner and advance reservations is suggested.
Address: Moo 6 Si Sunthon, Thalang District, Phuket 83110
Telephone: +66 (0) 93-339-1890
Kruvit Raft, a floating restaurant is unlike any other among the top 10 restaurants in Phuket. The raft is a 5-minute longtail boat ride from the island’s east coast. In a relaxed setting, this restaurant serves a full menu of fresh seafood and a variety of southern Thai specialties. Furthermore, the most unique yet inviting scene is a series of wooden rafts linked with several displayed fishing baskets. Kruvit Raft promises a scenic and scrumptious dining experience in Phuket.
Address: 98/7 Coconut Island Moo 6 Tumbon Koh Keaw Muang, Phuket 83000
Telephone :+66 866 870 892
Coming in at fifth on our list of Top 10 restaurants in Phuket is Krua Praya. Challenge your tastebuds with the hot & spicy recipes of the Phuketians. Certainly, sample dishes from the famous sour Southern fish curry with seasonal vegetables to stir-fried pork belly with shrimp paste and Phuket’s juicy pineapple.
Address: 216/19Moo3Soi Hua-Tha Tumbon Srisuntorn Thalang, Phuket, Thailand 83110
Telephone: +6683 138 6789
Let’s eat rice noodles the way the locals do. Your lunch at Kanom Jeen Baan Suan, one of the top 10 restaurants in Phuket, begins with a choice of curry from jungle-style fish curry, crab curry, or southern style fish belly curry. As a side dish, you can eat as much fresh and pickled veggies as you want. Do you know that fried chicken and boiled eggs might help to temper the curries heat and spiciness? So, why not order more? Unless you can handle the Thai chili off course.
Address: 57/15 Moo 3 Tumbon Saku, Amphoe Thalang, Phuket, Thailand
Telephone: +66 82 427 5692
This local seafood, listed as one of the top 10 restaurants in Phuket, “Park Nam Seafood” is only a 20-minute drive from Pullman Phuket resort. A flavorful “Mee-Hoon Gaeng Poo” or Phuket Yellow curry with crab meat and betel leaves served with vermicelli rice is one of the famous dishes. And, we highly recommend you try it. Moreover, Phuket yellow curry is among the most well known dishes in Thailand, and it is not to be missed when you visit Phuket. So, why not taste it at one of the top restaurants.
Address: 169/7 Moo 1 Tumbon Thepkrasatri, TalangPhuket, 83110
Telephone: 076 313 388
Peang Prai is one of Phuket’s top 10 restaurants, serving original Phuket and Thai food hidden in the midst of the Bang Pae waterfall. A speciality of this restaurant is the fusion of fresh seasonal seafood and locally sourced ingredients. Check out the catch of the day and leave it to the chef to prepare it the way the locals prefer. If you are looking for a scenic spot to sample local flavors, then this is the restaurant for you.
Address: Bangpea waterfall Tumbon Paklok, Talang Phuket 83110
Telephone: +6685 832 7439
Laem Sai Seafood, one of the top 10 restaurants in Phuket, offers an outstanding dining experience by the sea. With a full menu of fresh seafood. And, a stunning location near Laem Sai pier, only a 16-minute drive from Phuket International Airport, the restaurant is a good option for late lunch before departing from the pearl of the Andaman. The perfect end to your Phuket holiday to a short venture out of Pullman Phuket resort. Known for its seafood, we suggest you try the fried tiger prawns with salt, chili, and garlic. Simply delicious Thai flavors.
Address: 330 Tonsai waterfall road Tumbon Thepkrasattri, Talang Phuket 83110
Telephone:+66 86 948 2500
Bang Pae Seafood is a great addition to the top 10 restaurants in Phuket. The restaurant is perfect for a casual meal with friends and family with a completely open-air space immersing you in the heart of the south. And, the views? Well they are serene. Lookout over the mangroves, with a gentle sea breeze, and, of course, delicious local cuisine. A local snack known as “Bua Thod,” is must try. This snack loved by locals is basically deep-fried local vegetables served with a sweet and sour dipping sauce. Ask for their daily menu to enjoy the freshest seafood and support local fisherman. Weekends are very popular at this top restaurant. So, we highly recommend making a reservation ahead of time to ensure you do not miss out on a table.
Address: Muangmai – Paklok, Talang Phuket 83110
Telephone:076 529 059
The tastes of Phuket are endless; discover more insider tips and let us assist you with advanced reservations. If you are staying at Pullman Phuket Resort then Dial “0” to connect to our Pullman Touch team. Or stop by our tour desk. Planning ahead? If you require assistance prior to your arrival, then feel free to contact us at email@example.com and we can help plan out your itinerary.
Rather not leave the resort? Our, Elements restaurant offers a wide variety of Thai dishes serving favorite local dishes from a range of provinces in Thailand.