Rustic Restaurant Patong gives you a little slice of the stylish city life, just over the road from Patong Beach. MasterChef winner Nikola Lesar and experienced Thai pastry chef Mook Surajaroenjai create unique fusion dishes featuring local and Italian influences and exceptionally high quality ingredients, which you can enjoy with a range of quirky craft beers in the comfortable and relaxed setting.
The distinctive and creative menu includes items such as Hawaiian tuna tartare with wonton nachos (350 baht), sesame-crusted chicken with sweet potatoes and honey mustard gravy (400 baht) and foie gras and shitake risotto (500 baht). There’s a good choice of pizzas, available from 300 baht for a simple margherita and going up to 400 baht for the prawns, chilli jam and basil pizza. Finally, Chef Mook’s desserts are excellent, with a choice of cakes, tarts and fruity concoctions to choose from, as well as a selection of high-quality macarons (50 baht each).
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The burgers are especially good here, and feature homemade stuffed wagyu beef patties and a colourful list of additional ingredients. Starting from 340 baht for the basic cheeseburger, you get 10% off the price of a craft beer if you order it with fries (which are an additional 90 baht themselves).
The drinks selection at Rustic Restaurant Patong focusses on local offerings, starting with the aforementioned craft beers (from 150 baht) to cocktails prepared using Chalong Bay rum (from 200 baht), with a daily cocktail happy hour from 18:00 to 19:00 when you get 10% off. The drinks menu also features a standard suite of beers, soft drinks and liquors, a good wine selection and even a choice of fine cigars.
Rustic Eatery Patong
- Opening Hours: Tue – Sun 08:00 – 22:30 (Closed on Monday)
- Address: 36 Thawewong Road, Patong
- Tel: +66 (0)7 634 4838
- Cuisine: Italian, Thai, Fusion