Looking for a romantic restaurant in Phuket? Whether you're hoping to impress on a first date or to appreciate an intimate meal for 2 with a long-term partner, we've rounded up some of the island’s best restaurants for you to enjoy.
We looked for the most atmospheric and intimate restaurants that are also able to deliver great dishes by well-trained, English-speaking staff. Places where you'll feel as close as you’ll ever be to your loved one and which you will remember as a significant part of your Phuket dining experience.
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La GrittaAmari Phuket in Patong Beach
La Gritta is one of the most romantic restaurants in Phuket, located in the compound of Amari Phuket at the southern end of Patong Bay. The Italian restaurant features a superb contemporary design throughout its 2 distinct areas respectively named: La Gritta, the restaurant itself which includes both indoor (air-conditioned) and outdoor dining areas; and La Gritta Terrace – a cosy, modern lounge partially open-air on the second floor.
Both areas have stunning views over Patong Bay and offer a unique place for a gourmet dinner under the stars, only ‘perturbed’ by the relaxing sound of the waves licking the shore and the cool sea breeze refreshing the atmosphere and offering the ultimate tropical dinner. Read More...
- Opening Hours: Daily from 10am to midnight
- Location: Amari Phuket, 2 Muen-ngern Road, Kathu, Patong, Phuket 83150, Thailand
- Tel: +66 (0)76 340 112
Mom Tri's KitchenVilla Royale in Kata Noi Beach
Mom Tri's Kitchen Royale at Villa Royale in Kata Noi Beach balances the key factors of location, views and good food wonderfully. It invites the diner simply to appreciate and enjoy some fabulous cuisine in a divine setting.
Immediately as you enter the property a sense of elegance pervades. Carp swim about in stone pools and the beautifully landscaped garden complements the lush and tastefully illuminated interior. Live music from a baby grand piano drifts through the night air as well-presented waiters guide you to your table. Read More...
- Opening Hours: Daily from 6.30am to 11pm
- Location: Mom Tri's Villa Royale, 12 Kata Noi Road, Kata Noi, Muang, Phuket 83100, Thailand
- Tel: +66 (0)76 333 568
Joe’s DownstairsPatong Beach
Joe’s Downstairs is one of Phuket’s most prominent restaurants. Enjoying a stunning location on the granite cape that separates Patong from Kalim beach, it overlooks the Andaman Sea and offers a splendid sundowner spot, perfect for sipping a skilfully mixed cocktail in good company.
Joe’s Downstairs kitchen is run by a talented chef who creatively blends flavours from all around the world in his dishes. With its remarkable location, sophisticated setting, and delectable cuisine, Joe’s Downstairs should be on the bucket-list of every epicurean coming by Patong. Read More...
- Opening Hours: Daily from midday to 11pm
- Location: 223/3 Phrabarami Rd, Patong, Kathu, Phuket 83150, Thailand
- Tel: +66 (0)63 078 5887
Diavolo RestaurantParesa Resort near Kamala Beach
Paresa is a 5-star resort on Millionaires’ Mile – one of Phuket’s most renowned addresses. Diavolo, one of the resort’s fine restaurants, is unusual in concept as it shares space with Talung Thai, the resort’s signature Thai restaurant.
Way below, the sea sparkles and shimmers in the early evening light. The sun hovers above the horizon as shadows on the wooden deck terrace lengthen. A gentle breeze ruffles the napkins as we enjoy our vodka martinis in one of the most impressive dining locations on Phuket’s chiselled and beach-indented west coast.
- Location: Paresa Resort, Nakalay Road (Millionaires’ Mile), Kamala, Kathu District, Phuket 83120, Thailand
- Tel: +66 (0)76 302 000
On The RockMarina Phuket Resort in Karon Beach
On the Rock is one of the oldest established restaurants in Phuket and is rightly regarded as an institution on the island – a place where families, lovers and friends can count on eating spanking-fresh seafood in a great setting.
As the name suggests, the restaurant is at the end of a rocky promontory in the grounds of Marina Phuket Resort. Read More...
- Opening Hours: Daily from midday to 11.30pm
- Location: 47 Karon Road, Karon, Mueang, Phuket 83100, Thailand
- Tel: +66 (0)7 633 0625
Wok Pagoda KitchenBetween Kata and Chalong
Wok Pagoda Kitchen is a trendy restaurant in Phuket that's set in a superb location on a hill overlooking Chalong bay. On a clear day, you can even see all the way to the famous Phang Nga Bay! (Apparently, you can even see all the way to the famous Phi Phi island on clear days).
The excellent food is complemented by a great wine list, so get ready to experience some really good grand crus here. Read More...
- Opening Hours: Daily from 11am to 11pm
- Location: 78, 32 Patak Rd, Karon, Muang, Phuket 83100, Thailand
- Tel: + 66 (0)76 608 899
Da Maurizio Beach Side RestaurantPatong Beach
Phuket’s award-winning Da Maurizio is one of a very few restaurants that emit romance, mode and sophistication in the same breath, yet at the same time deliver world-class cuisine.
The Patong beachside restaurant may be expensive by local standards but on the international stage, and more specifically the Southeast Asian stage, it really is one of the best bargains for lovers of fine dining, wine and excellent service. Read More...
- Opening Hours: Daily from midday to 11.30pm
- Location: 223/2 Prabaramee Road, Patong, Kathu, Phuket 83150, Thailand
- Tel: +66 (0)63 078 5567
Sizzle Rooftop RestaurantAvista Hideaway Resort & Spa in Patong Beach
Sizzle, at Avista Hideaway Resort & Spa in the hills above southern Patong offers one of the loveliest dining locations in the area. Here, you can enjoy lofty views over 2 gorgeous beaches and a sunset vista at certain times of the year.
This rooftop steakhouse seats just 32 and as a result it enjoys an intimate atmosphere with staff members providing optimum personal service. With Cajun and Hawaiian influences to an extraordinary degree, Sizzle is one of the most eclectic yet well-defined 5-star restaurant experiences in Phuket. Read More...
- Opening Hours: Daily from 6pm to 10.30pm
- Location: Avista Hideaway Resort & Spa, Tri Trang Beach, 39/9 Muen-Ngern Rd, Patong, Kathu, Phuket 83150, Thailand
- Tel: +66 (0)98 078 9099
Old Siam Thai Royalty Beachfront RestaurantThavorn Beach Village & Spa near Kalim Beach
Old Siam is the perfect restaurant for an authentic Thai dinner in a very peaceful environment near Kalim Beach. Located in Nakalay Bay, on the private beachfront of the long-established yet opulent Thavorn Beach Village & Spa, Old Siam is one of the few restaurants in Phuket at which guests can still enjoy a delicious Thai Royale Cuisine dinner with their toes in the sand. Read More...
- Opening Hours: Daily from 5pm to 11pm
- Location: Thavorn Beach Village, Nakalay Bay, 6/2 6 Kamala, Kathu, Phuket 83150, Thailand
- Tel: +66 (0)63 064 0661
Black GingerThe Slate Resort in Nai Yang Beach
Black Ginger Phuket is part of The Slate Resort and is set on an island in the middle of a lagoon. Access to this restaurant is by boat only and will take you across the flame-lit waters to the main venue, where you can enjoy modern twists on traditional Thai dishes.
The restaurant has its own organic garden, from which many of the ingredients are freshly sourced. When it comes to Thai plates, you can order specialities such as Somtam (green papaya salad), the spicy Tom Yum seafood soup, or southern-style Yellow Fish Curry. One unique point about this restaurant is that they also serve traditional Thai delicacies not often found in fine dining establishments, such as cha-plu (wild pepper) leaves in batter with chilli sauce, as well as crab and pork spring rolls which you roll yourself right at the table. Read More...
- Opening Hours: Daily from 6.30pm to 10.30pm
- Location: The Slate, Nai Yang, 116 Moo 1, Sakhu, Thalang, Phuket 83110, Thailand
- Tel: +66 (0)76 327 006