Bars in Bangtao are ready to serve customers from late afternoon (around 17:00), but they become lively much later. All of them lie along the main (small) road passing through various accommodations in the village, including Arinara Beach Resort, Best Western Premier Bangtao Beach Resort and Blue Garden. If you are looking for some low-key bars to have some inexpensive drinks every night while on holiday, Bangtao bars will not let you down, with friendly prices and hostesses at such places as Aussie Bar, Green Mango, Yellow Bar and Mama Bar.
- Opening Hours: 17:00 - late
- Location: In Bangtao Village, mostly near Best Western Premier Bangtao Beach Resort and Blue Garden
Another local pub at the entrance of the Laguna Phuket resort complex. It offers pub food and live bands every Friday.
- Opening Hours: 11:00 - late
- Location: Tinlay Place
- Type: Pub
Blue Siam Beach Club
Following the latest trends, Blue Siam provides a breezy escape from the cares of life with seaside lounging, cocktails and all-day dining/snacking. With extremely attractive al fresco and inside air-conditioned dining/partying, Blue Siam also caters for private parties and weddings. Read More...
- Opening Hours: 11:00 – 24:00
- Location: Southern part of Bangtao Beach
- Tel: +66 (0)7 638 6595, +66 (0)87 263 0474
Catch Beach Club Phuket
Catch Beach Club is a high-quality bar, restaurant and lounge spot right on the beautiful Bangtao Beach. With a superb beachfront location, excellent food and drinks and great music, it is one of the top chill-out spots throughout the day and a popular party venue at night. Belonging to the same brand as Palm Seaside, Read More...
CUT Grill & Lounge Phuket
CUT Grill & Lounge Phuket is an exceptionally high-quality steak restaurant on the lake at the back of Boat Avenue in Bangtao. The fact that it is also quite a classy lounge bar is an added bonus as the star of the show, as the name suggests, is undoubtedly the finest cuts of beef, lamb, pork Read More...
Day of the Dead Bar
The Day of the Dead Bar in Bangtao is self-styled as a ‘rockin’ tacos & tequila joint’ named after Dia de los Muertos – the Mexican holiday of the Day of the Dead. You will find traditional Day of the Dead decorations here, such as masks, Mexican skull art and other colourful paraphernalia to make you Read More...
Dream Beach Club Phuket
Dream Beach Club is a stylish, laid-back place to relax and party right on Layan Beach. Part of the world-renowned Dream brand from New York City, it is one of very few clubs in Phuket which is right by the sand and is one of the largest clubs of its kind in the whole of Thailand,
Heavenly Bar & Massage
Heavenly is the only bar in Bangtao Village that opens as early as 10:00 in the morning. The owner is
very approachable, friendly and chatty. You will find him on the spot from the early hours, too.
- Opening Hours: 10:00 - late
- Location: Behind Blue Garden Resort in Bangtao Village
- Tel: +66 (0)83 639 5744
LUX Beach Club Phuket
LUX Beach Club Phuket is located on Bangtao Beach and is actually part of the wider Arinara Bangtao Beach Resort. As the name suggests, this is an upscale club that serves cocktails and food as you relax next to the azure sea.
The club is designed with elegance and luxury in mind, and you will find Read More...
Peppers Sports Bar & Restaurant
Serving great pub food with Classic Rock in the background, Pepper's does good battered prawns with tartar sauce, mescalero-style chili, beef stew and veggies with fresh bread, grilled monster pork chop with apple sauce. The big screen shows major sports like rugby, Formula One and football. Happy Hour from 10:00 -19:00. A nice place to catch Read More...
- Opening Hours: 08:30 – 01:00
- Location: Tinlay Place, near the entrance of Laguna Complex
- Type: Bar & Restaurant
- Tel: +66 (0)7 632 5112
Siam Supper Club (aka The Supper Club)
This gorgeous long bar and well-appointed restaurant serves ‘West Coast Cuisine’; meats, fish and pizzas. It is one of the most popular hang outs of local residents as well as regular guests to the island. Enjoy their jazz and lounge music and check out their long drinks list. Booking in advance is suggested. Ask for the Read More...
- Opening Hours: 18:00 – 01:00
- Location: Tinlay Place, Bangtao
- Tel: + 66 (0)7 627 0936
Skye Lake Club
Skye Lake Club Phuket is a beautiful setting to enjoy a sophisticated dining and lounge experience in Bangtao. Effectively a beach club away from the beach, come for the glow of the sunset and the lights of the nearby restaurants and resorts reflected on the lake, but stay for the easy-listening music, great international cuisine, lively Read More...
Chef/owner Harold Schwarz has been at Tatonka for more than 10 years. The place is well known for its inventive tapas and friendly ambiance. Since opening it has gained a reputation as a place with great prices for great food and the open kitchen makes for a very interesting spectacle. With a casual-smart dress code, try Read More...
- Opening Hours: Thu - Tue 18:00 - late (Closed Wed)
- Location: Tinlay Place, Bangtao
- Type: International restaurant
- Tel: + 66 (0)7 632 4349
Tinlay Market Phuket is a fun evening shopping experience near to Bangtao Beach, just behind the large Tesco Lotus supermarket and by the side of the road leading to Catch Beach Club. Originally a small local market, it was redeveloped with funky permanent structures and a slightly more tourist-friendly set-up. In spite of this, it hasn’t Read More...
Vu Rooftop Pool & Bar at Dream Hotel Phuket
The Vu Rooftop Pool & Bar at the Dream Hotel Phuket is the ultimate place to get away from it all, enjoy magical views of the area and listen to some great music.
The main pool at the Vu Rooftop Pool & Bar, and its handy swim-up bar, are set among a near-perfect vision of tropical Read More...
- Opening Hours: Tue - Sat 11:00 - 23:00, Sun 12:00 – 22:00
- Address: Dream Phuket Hotel & Spa, 11/7 Moo 6, Layan Beach, Bangtao
- Tel: +66 (0)98 048 3500
XANA Beach Club
XANA’s expansive, open setting offers views across the sea. The menu focuses on light meals, healthy food and tapas, with creative combinations of Mediterranean and Thai tastes in eye-catching presentations. XANA has lounge seating and private cabanas along the beachfront, Asia’s longest swim-up bar and extensive gardens are perfect for weddings or events. Xana is an Read More...
- Opening Hours: Daily from 12:00 – 24:00
- Location: Angsana Laguna Phuket, Bangtao
- Tel: +66 (0)7 635 8555
Most bars and restaurants in Tinlay Place, at the entrance of the Laguna resorts complex, offer free shuttle services for Laguna guests.