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Kung Restaurant

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413 Moo 1 | Saladan Subdistrict, Ko Lanta 81150, Thailand
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+66 75 656 086
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you're in saladan you have to try Kungs! We checked trip advisor first and decided to give it a go. The staff were lovely, the owner was very open and chatty and the bbq grill guy was so sweet. We choose the red snapper, squid and tiger prawns from the fresh counter, all were cooked perfectly and with amazing... More 

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Haarlem, The Netherlands
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We tried the chicken cashew, green curry, sweet and sour chicken, friend rice, seafood salad and all tasted like Chinese take out food. The meat was hard, the sauces were salty and the friend rice oily. The waitress was friendly, the juices were great. Location is convenient.

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Thank Kala Ten T
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant is very ... correct but I cannot see what it does in top 5. The food was ok, nothing memorable, the prices were similar to other restaurants. Maybe I missed the fish which could be the key but otherwise I would not give it a higher rating. Of course the staff was nice but nothing else to say

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Thank Olivia_Horace
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went here to eat 2 times and thought the food, service and prices were excellent. Thai curry very good as was the papaya salad. We went near the end of season and this restaurant gets very busy so it is probably to book.

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Thank gardener1920
Lisbon, Portugal
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In my opinion, this location is one of the best restaurants in Saladan. Tried different dishes there, all were very tasty (especially the green duck curry) and fish was very fresh. In addition, very friendly staff. I can definitely recommend this place.

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Thank Marcus K
Whistler, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I thought the food was very good. The beer was ice cold and all was served fast. I'm not so sure about fish. I went to most of these places and looked at fish. Not sure how quick the turn over is. They brought us fresh fruit after dinner comp. I also thought that was nice.

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Thank Preston S
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

Our visit to this well reviewed restaurant would've been much nicer had the waiting staff concentrated more on service than on being friendly. Our main courses arrived before our starters and we constantly needed to remind them to provide new cutlery. The food wasn't bad, the service simply awful. Service isn't always great in Thailand but this experience brought us... More 

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Thank Munish D
Manchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed April 7, 2017

Very busy place but the guys at the front shuffled through a table pretty rapid so we could sit down . Prices are good , especially for the riverside area and plenty of choice . Ordered drinks , chose what we wanted then sat back to relax . Hello ! No time food is here . What ? How have... More 

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Thank Gazo1963
New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed April 7, 2017 via mobile

We had diner at Kung, we selected our fishes, the flavors and how it was cooked. We were offered fruits and vegetables... service was great... i highly recommend.

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Thank Nquaist
London
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed April 6, 2017 via mobile

We had grilled sea bass, chilli basil mussels and chicken spring rolls. Chicken spring rolls tasted really fresh and was delicious. Mussels were our least favourite- could be a bit spicier. Grilled sea bass and the sauce - absolutely amazing! Service was very attentive and complimentary fruits plate at the end of the dinner was a really nice touch.:)

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$2 - US$6
Cuisine
Seafood, Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 413 Moo 1 | Saladan Subdistrict, Ko Lanta 81150, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Krabi Province  >  Ko Lanta
  • Phone Number: +66 75 656 086

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?