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La Taverna

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$$ - $$$
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Chaweng, Bophut, Ko Samui, Thailand
+66 77 300 421
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Siem Reap, Cambodia
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This dimly lit place felt very off inside and was not easy to see or read the menu, service was a bit slow but alas i was eventually served, the prices where a bit high for food and drink, and the staff did not have any recommendations, when i asked i was answered with "I don't know". I ordered a... More 

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Thank Michael J
Martin City, Montana
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

You can't go wrong here. Ate here several times in8 days on Samui. Wanted a pizza so went across the street from hotel was La Taverna. Wow pizza was excellent so came back and tried other dishes and all were terrific. If you go say hello from Monty from Montana.

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Thank scubamont
Munich, Germany
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After all Thai Food we had been happy to find this Restaurant in a sideroad in Chaweng! Really nice italian Restaurant - feels like little italy! We had Bruscetta for starter and after pasta and Pizza with Ruccola and Mozzarella and all had been great! Nice service too and for the quality the price had also been absolutely ok! If... More 

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Thank tobibendertravel
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77 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I have been coming to Koh Samui for 15 years now and decided to try La Taverna for 2 main reasons. One the reviews on TA plus when we walked past the other night the aroma of the food was great. This restaurant has been here for many years but they have only recently opened a new... More 

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Thank MackenzieCallum
South Australia, Australia
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a hidden gem! We have been travelling to Koh Samui for many years and only now have we discovered this fabulous restaurant located on the main strip of chewang. Ambiance was great, food was fabulous and the friendly staff helped keep our young children amused (which helps us enjoy our meals!!). The owner Carlo even came out to personally... More 

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Thank Carly A
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a place to eat... colourful lighting set in a dark room with Chill background music creates the perfect ambience for an evening meal. You have to be careful when your looking for this place, it's very easy to miss even though you may have walked past it a few times! The food was amazing, and the pizza tasted exactly... More 

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Thank Daran S
Henderson, Nevada
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41 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I love Thai food but sometimes you just want a break and some good ole western food. Choose La Taverna based on a kick house claiming authentic italian food... This place is absolutely amazing! The menu authentic as it gets. Felt like my childhood going to grandma's every Sunday. Went overboard on appetizers because we just couldn't make up our... More 

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Thank HendersonCMC
Sydney, Australia
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39 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

What a beautiful restaurant with amazing decore and yummy food. Dined here with a party of six, we each enjoyed our meal. Not one of us was disappointed. Service was excellent. The owner came over and introduced himself and even gave us shots of lemonchello on the house. Thoroughly enjoyed and would recommend if you are looking for authentic Italian... More 

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Thank Fran2013213
Ko Samui, Thailand
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

Came there for dinner with friends. Tiramisu was yuummy ! Place with great and lovely atmosphere. Service was perfect, the staff are really professional , The owner came to ask if all is how we wished. Also gave us shots of tasty limoncello! Strongly recommend this restaurant! will come again for sure

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Thank AyanaGaziz
London, England, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We was recommended this place by another pub owner and was very glad he did. The place was lovely the traditional area and also the very modern and up to date outside room. I order the beef and my friend the lamb and we can honestly say it was the best dinner we've had so far in Thailand. The owner... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chaweng, Bophut, Ko Samui, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Surat Thani Province  >  Ko Samui  >  Bophut  >  Chaweng
  • Phone Number: +66 77 300 421

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?