Restaurants in Haad Rin offer a wide range of not only Thai classics, but also ethnic specialities from various parts of the world. The dining scene definitely caters to international visitors, as you can enjoy Indian, Mexican, Italian, Japanese, Greek, Israeli, Moroccan, English, Scandinavian, and Vietnamese cuisine.

    Thai food stalls in Haad Rin are excellent for quick and affordable eats, whereas international restaurants attract those who prefer leisurely meals with nice views. Check out our guide to the most popular places to eat in Haad Rin.


    Bite Delight

    Bite Delight is one of the most popular international restaurants in Haad Rin. It has a lounge atmosphere in its cosy dining room, with dark green walls, wooden furnishing and dim lights. The menu includes Spanish and Portuguese specialities, as well as a selection of fusion dishes.

    If you fancy international meals accompanied by a glass of exquisite red or white wine, then Bite Delight should be on your list of must-visit restaurants in Koh Phangan.

    Location: 64/9 Moo 2, Baan Tai, Koh Phangan, Surat Thani 84280, Thailand

    Open: Wednesday–Monday from 6 am to 11 pm (closed on Tuesdays)

    Phone: +66 (0)62 003 9391


    Lucky Crab

    Lucky Crab is a Thai-run seafood restaurant in Haad Rin. Its main draw is the freshness of its daily catch, though you can also find classic local dishes. Standouts include the spicy seafood salad, steamed squid with chilli lemon sauce, and fried rice. The restaurant has curbside seating, which is good for people-watching.  

    Location: Moo 6, Haad Rin, Koh Phangan, Surat Thani 84280, Thailand

    Open: Daily from 10 am to 11 pm

    Phone: +66 (0)77 375 124



    Monnalisa is an Italian-run bistro in Koh Phangan, just a short walk from Haad Rin Pier. It opens from 3 pm onwards, making it a popular spot for late lunch and dinner. You can enjoy Italian specialities like pasta and pizzas, with over 12 variations to choose from. Pair your meal with espresso or gelato for a well-rounded dining experience.

    Location: 110/7 Moo 6, Haad Rin, Koh Phangan, Surat Thani 84280, Thailand

    Open: Daily from 3 pm to 11 pm

    Phone: +66 (0)80 696 7378


    Om Ganesh

    Om Ganesh is a Northern Indian restaurant near Haad Rin’s pier. You can choose from set menus or all-you-can-eat options. The upstairs and open-sided dining room is great for people-watching, especially during peak tourist and full moon party seasons.

    Location: 110/48 Moo 6, Haad Rin, Koh Phangan, Surat Thani 84280, Thailand

    Open: Daily from 8 am to 11 pm

    Phone: +66 (0)86 063 2903


    Same Same Restaurant

    Same Same Restaurant specialises in Scandinavian food, with a nice selection of English pub grub, Mexican food and pizzas. Décor-wise, it is warmly lit with a central bar and open sides looking down to the street. You can enjoy a pleasant meal with live music, though it can get a bit noisy during soundchecks.

    Location: 130/19 Moo 6, Haad Rin, Koh Phangan, Surat Thani 84280, Thailand

    Phone: +66 (0)81 892 3806

    Stephan Audiger | Compulsive Traveller

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