Here we don’t talk about luxury places and a nice terrace when you can observe the ocean or the Andaman Sea. Here we talk about food and best cafes of Phuket. These are local restaurants and street cafes. All these places are cheap and they offer the tastiest dishes. Here you can easily notice the absence of toilet paper, napkins, ice cubes in your drink and you will notice this place as much crowded and many plastic plates will be everywhere: moving around you, near you, on your table, in front of your face – really everywhere. So the best-known places are in the list below.
- Mor Mu Dong Chalong Area.Cafes of Phuket
This restaurant of Phuket can seem hidden somewhere on the southeast coast. The place it is situated at is very special, beautiful, amazing and it won’t let you forget this experience so fastly. You can have lunch or dinner in one of many small wooden house over the water. Here you have a great choice of the tastiest Thai food and seafood.
- Piang Prai Bang Pae.Cafes of Phuket
Piang Prai (Krua Piang Prai) is a popular Phuket local restaurant that you can find in a green nest next to Bang Pae waterfall. This restaurant is mostly unknown among tourists because of its location, but Piang Prai is one of the greatest places to have a lunch. It’s even worth to take a trip to this area to taste their best local dishes.
- Ko Ang Seafood in Phuket Town.Cafes of Phuket
It looks like a very small and narrow place, but it has much more space inside than it seems at first. Be ready that it’s always full here and for you it will be a real challenge to find a parking. Great seafood in general, best fish and lots of shells are served here.
- Rim Pan Restaurant.Cafes of Phuket
Rimpan Seafood is a small place but it’s a really great local restaurant situated near the Sarasin bridge that connects the island to the mainland. Thousands of people drive past Rimpan day by day. They don’t notice what a great place with the tastiest local dishes sets here.
- Pak Nam Seafood.Cafes of Phuket
This restaurant in Phuket Town is a great Thai restaurant located quite far from the tourist areas. This place is well-known among the locals and residents who like to bring friends for a simple lunch, or a dinner if you want some good seafood. You can take a chair in the main room, at the terrace or in one of the air-con rooms. Its menu is really long with illustrations and in English. Staff also can speak English to take your order.
- Nam Yoi.Cafes of Phuket
It is a very difficult to find a restaurant that serves a perfect local Thai cuisine in a remote street of Phuket town. This restaurant in Phuket is very simple, the price is very cheap and the food is truly nice.
- Pa Mai Kanom Jeen.Cafes of Phuket
This restaurant is very small and always crowded. You have to wait when someone finishes his breakfast so you can come in and make the order.
How it works: you pick a plate of plain rice noodle and take one of many types of curry sauces – yellow or red, with beef, chicken or fish. After that you add all kinds of fresh veggies and herbs on the top. Don’t forget about the last step or you will miss half the taste.
- Ko Yoon Hokkien Noodles.Cafes of Phuket
This restaurant in Phuket looks like many others hole-in-the-wall. It’s a quite small place where amazing Hokkien Noodles is served. Ko Yoon prepared those tasty big yellow noodles for many years and locals know how perfect they are.