As a popular destination, Phuket boasts of a lively dining scene with various dining options ranging from local street food to Phuket fine dining restaurants. Just a short ride away from Patong, restaurants in Karon Beach are part of this eclectic dining scene. If you are looking for recommended restaurants in Karon, the restaurants at Novotel Phuket Karon Beach Resort and Spa are worth a try.
If you are asking a local about recommended restaurants in Karon, there is a good chance that TAi restaurant will be part of the list!
Using locally sourced products, TAi restaurant at Novotel Phuket Karon is one of the latest recommended restaurants in Karon. This Karon beach restaurant offers a wide array of dishes from South East Asia with a particular focus on authentic Thai cuisine. Located close to the quiet and relaxing Oasis pool, TAi restaurant is surrounded by a glass wall and features wood furniture, soft velvet cushions and soft Asian touches. The decoration gives to the restaurant a warm and gentle Asian-inspired atmosphere, providing an ideal environment to chill-out and relax. Food is a matter of passion and Chefs at TAi restaurant not only share the same passion for food, but also the same desire to bring up the beauty of Thai cuisine to local and international visitors. In order to be able to reveal the vibrant Thai cuisine, they selected their favorite dishes prepared in the respect of culinary traditions. Signature dishes include: Massaman Gai (Massaman Curry Chicken), Pla Nung Manao (Steamed fish with Thai chili sauce) and Gaeng Phet Ped Yang (Duck in red curry). Taste, texture and seasoning of each dish results in an explosion of flavours in mouth. TAi restaurant has recently been reviewed by Wongnai Phuket team, the team indexing recommended restaurants in Karon and Phuket. Wongnai team was impressed by both the taste of the food and excellent services delivered at the restaurant and their review can be found here. TAi restaurant welcomes families and kids below 12 years old eat for free daily from 19:00 to 22:00.
If you wish to experience the best buffet in Phuket, Joe Kool’s Poolside Grill is also on the list of the recommended restaurants in Karon. All day long, this poolside casual dining restaurants offers international and Asian dishes to satisfy your appetite. Crispy thin crust homemade pizza, al dente pastas and juicy burgers are all part of the menu. Tom Kha Soup, Pineapple fried rice and pad Thai are also available for Thai food lovers. At night time, enjoy the tranquil aspect of Karon Beach nightlife by joining the daily evening theme buffets at Joe Kool’s. Depending on the day of the week, the restaurant takes you on a culinary journey to: Italy, Mexico, Japan, or around Thailand. Theme night buffet includes a refreshing salad bar, mouth-watering hot dishes, live cooking station as well as a tempting selection of desserts. Children aged 6-12 years old enjoy 50% discount, while kids below 6 years old eat free.On Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday, the restaurant turns into an open air theatre playing family-friendly movies.