Don’t despair if you find yourself away from the South of Thailand’s culinary centre, Phuket. You’ll find several good restaurants dotting the surrounding areas and Samui is a gourmet’s dream destination with award-winning establishments (mostly in resorts) all around the island.
Phi Phi has Le Grand Bleu, an attractive French bistro, while Krabi Town has a plethora of backpacker venues, all serving western food. Khao Lak has several good restaurant choices, generally speaking in the La On area but with a few more in Bang Niang. Have a look through our guides and decide for yourself.