10 Best Samui Restaurants 2014
Recommended Restaurants in Koh Samui
Samui is now a culinary destination in its own right with several world-class restaurants featuring extremely talented and innovative chefs; from genuine, traditional Thai cuisine to trendy fusion creations, Koh Samui's best restaurants have a myriad of flavours for you to discover.
Have a browse through our Top Ten Samui Restaurants to find those that correspond to your taste and requirements in this highly personal field. Cliffside dining? Of course! Beachside? Obviously. On Koh Samui, it's merely a question of knowing where to find the best.
1Red Snapper Chaweng Beach
With a big screen and a nightly live band you'd think that Red Snapper wouldn't exactly be totally be focused in on its food but you'd be wrong. Part of Chaweng Regent Beach Resort, Red Snapper fronts onto the Beach Road and is great for that laid-back meal, while watching the passing throngs. Read More...
Strongly focused on delivering cuisine at the highest level, H Bistro features a French Mediterranean menu and exclusive wine list. The award-winning 74-cover restaurant features indoor and al fresco dining from breakfast until late at night. This is fine, innovative dining and definitely worth a visit. Read More...39Gems Lounge Restaurant Chaweng
Located hillside, on the road leading out of Chaweng to Bandon Hospital, lounge restaurant 9Gems is a class act. It’s all very bright here like a modern art gallery with slowly changing colours and a minimalist design in a way that enhances the fabulous 360-degree vistas. Read More...4Barracuda Restaurant Bophut
Tasteful, well designed, and intimate, award-winning Barracuda in Bophut is aimed at people who appreciate fine dining at reasonable cost. The German-born chef here is affable and an extremely good host and steers his culinary output towards a marriage of European and Asian dishes. Read More...5Café 69 Bophut
Café 69 is a trendy venue located diagonally opposite Samui Go-Kart on Samui Ring Road. The colourful and modern décor is emphasised by clever lighting effects to create a welcoming vibe. The food served at Café 69 is “a new twist of Southern Thai Indigenous Cuisine” as they call it themselves. Read More...6The Boudoir Maenam
Swirling silks, scintillating satins, reams of textiles and the sort of place a Pasha would feel right at home in sprawled among the cushions, The Boudoir is dining opulence. Essentially French cooking, there's a good selection of cheeses, meats, foie gras and even escargots – and a good and cheap house wine. Read More...7Dining on the Rocks Big Buddha
A romantic dinner under the stars at the Dining on the Rocks, the signature restaurant of Six Senses Samui can be a unique and superb experience. Relax on the terraced decks whether in the open air or in the covered seating areas and with fantastic 270 degree views of the ocean and surrounding islands. The menu offers ‘New Asian Cuisine with a crossover accent’ and is a fine exponent of the fast becoming popular ‘slow cuisine.’ Read More...8Stacked Chaweng
Stacked is the signature restaurant of OZO Chaweng Samui, a trendy resort set right on the central part of Chaweng Beach. Stacked menu is largely oriented towards North American favourites and features a long-list of signature burgers. Guests can enjoy Happy Hour everyday from 11:00 – 12:00 and from 17:00 – 19:00. Read More...9Tree Tops Chaweng
Located in Anantara Lawana in north Chaweng, Tree Tops is one of Samui’s most accomplished restaurants and is definitely the place to head to if you are a fine-dining enthusiast. With only eight tables in the restaurant and each table an individual ‘tree house’ the experience here is unique. Read More...10Kob Thai Lamai
With a relaxing atmosphere, excellent service, and delicious food, Kob Thai is a highly recommended place if you come by Lamai. Under French management, Kob Thai Restaurant’s Thai Chef prepares all the classics of Thai cuisine from outstanding seafood to spicy salads to mouthwatering Thai desserts, all of them at affordable prices. Read More...