USD

Gringos Cantina in Koh Samui

Chaweng Restaurants & Dining

Gringos Cantina has been on the island longer than the surf and was Samui’s first ever Mexican restaurant, or, to be more accurate, Tex Mex restaurant. The restaurant is made up of two sections; Gringos serves the Tex Mex dishes while the aptly named ‘Outback’ section serves barbecued food.

There’s a fairly laid-back and fun atmosphere here, largely because the Canadian owner is an extremely friendly guy. Adding to the atmosphere is the Mexican/Spanish/C&W background music as well as twice weekly live Spanish guitar but don’t expect the wait staff to break out into fluent Spanish; they barely get by in English.

Read More

Here, you can enjoy Mexican lasagna, enchiladas, burritos, chimichangas, fajitas, and Texan specialities such as spicy Santa Fe pork ribs and beef stew. Vegetarians are well taken care of and the barbecue selection features both local and imported meats.

As for décor, expect a pink exterior, rudimentary heavy wooden farm-like furniture, a brightly lit bar, both an indoor and al-fresco section and plenty of Mexican memorabilia such as sombreros that diners sometimes wear after a few tequila shots too many.

Gringos Cantina

  • Opening Hours: Daily 11:00 – 22:30
  • Location: Behind the Islander Bar in central Chaweng
  • Tel: 077 413 267
Hide Map Show Map
Rate This Place: ( votes)

Tours You May Like

Related Pages

  • Captain Kirk Restaurant

    Captain Kirk Restaurant

    Captain Kirk in Chaweng, in spite of its size, has a good stab at being intimate by way of its bamboo fittings, Raj-era Read More»

  • Barrio Latino

    Barrio Latino

    This warm, friendly establishment brings a slice of exotic Latin America to Lamai Beach. It serves up zesty tapas, Read More»

  • Kohinoor Indian Restaurant

    Kohinoor Indian Restaurant

    With a mixture of décor that can seem confusing, Kohinoor in Bophut can be overstated to some and understated to others. Read More»

  • Chaweng Beach Hotels

    All Chaweng Beach Hotels

    Accommodation ranges from bungalows to the five star opulence of Poppies Samui and the Centara Samui. Read More»

  • Dining & Show

    Dining & Show

    The idea of a dinner show is to some minds somewhat dated but the concept is making a comeback and nowhere more Read More»

  • 10 Best Hotel Discounts in Lamai

    Our list of the 10 best hotel discounts in Lamai will surely meet your expectation regarding a tropical holiday at the Read More»

We try to provide free information that is as up-to-date and accurate as possible. However, if you are planning to travel it's a good idea to double check specific dates and information to avoid surprises.

Hotels.com
Loading...