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John's Garden

26/22 Moo 4, Soi Wat Napralarn | Maenam Beach, Mae Nam, Ko Samui 84330, Thailand
+66 77 247 694
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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European, Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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26/22 Moo 4, Soi Wat Napralarn | Maenam Beach, Mae Nam, Ko Samui 84330, Thailand
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Reviewed 6 June 2014

Ate at John's Garden 3 times during a recent fortnight's holiday in Koh Samui. We were renting a villa in Ban Tai, and this was only a few minute's drive away. Amongst the best Thai food we've had in Samui - but the 5 star...More

Thank Ascotsquirrel
Reviewed 31 May 2014

John Garden is indeed set in a beautiful garden . The food is very good . The service is attentive and pleasant . We had our own private pagoda area ( many tables do ) . We ate Thai Massaman curry , shrimp salad, pad...More

Thank Graziaprego
Reviewed 28 May 2014

Service 10, food 10, beautiful garden restaurant.. The food is a mix of thai and international, All tasting fresh and beautiful presented. There is nothing that we did not like about this restaurant. We were sorry to have found this restaurant only 2 days before...More

1  Thank asiangrace
Reviewed 18 May 2014

I must admit I was a little disappointed. I had read good reviews on this place so had expected better. The restaurant itself is very well decorated and has a lovely atmosphere. However the food was nothing special.

Thank John P
Reviewed 13 May 2014 via mobile

We were in Koh Samui for 7 days and ate here twice. Food is amazing, atmosphere is lovely and the staff are brilliant. Can not fault this place, would recommend to anyone! The garden is beautiful, especially in the evenings when it's all lit up....More

Thank Kirstie-Chapman
Reviewed 9 May 2014

We were in Koh Samui on february 2014 for 10 days and having read very good reviews about this restaurant we really wanted to try it. Although we had not made a reservation prior to our arrival (a mistake) we asked the owner if we...More

Reviewed 30 April 2014

We enjoyed John's Garden so much, back in February of this year, that we went twice. I know John reads this so, John, we were the family that was eating at the table closest to the front of your restaurant when you came in with...More

Thank TianjinKennedy
Reviewed 24 April 2014

Excellent food and the service is second to none. Pad Thai is the best we tasted and John recommended a fish in ginger sauce which was not on the menu which was beautiful. Lovely setting, I would recommend going there early in your holiday as...More

Thank Peter D
johnsgardensamui, Propriétaire at John's Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2014

hello, thank you for your review and sorry for this long answer to say thank you. i am very happy that u enjoyed my place and my recomendation of getting a steam fish with ginger sauce who is not on the menu. thank you also...More

Reviewed 19 April 2014

During our time in koh samui maenam, we visited this restaurant 3 times. The food is great, take the stuff recommendations. You should book a table for the evening because its full every day.

Thank roey k
johnsgardensamui, Propriétaire at John's Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2014

hello, thank you for your review. i am glad that you enjoyed our garden and the food, thank's for visiting us 3 times in your week in samui... withy love from our garden... john

Reviewed 17 April 2014

The best restaurant in koh Samui ! Highly recommended . Delicious Thai food , tasty and healthy. Very pleasant location for lovers ?:o)More

Thank William B
johnsgardensamui, Propriétaire at John's Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2014

Hello William, thanks you very much for taking your time to give us a review, wow, perfect, its always a pleasure to hear that, we always try our best to approach that , but some time it will not go.... lol , as a warm...More

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15 May 2017|
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Response from Johnsgarden_th | Property representative |
Hello, Thank you for your message! We'll be glad to welcome you for your birthday in our restaurant! To reserve your table please call directly the restaurant at this number : +66 77 247 694 All our staff is looking... More
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15 May 2017|
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Response from Jonathan C | Reviewed this property |
Hi Tammy I don't think you can book online but either email them or telephone them (they speak perfect English (or Australian!): +66 77 247 694 or if you go onto their website they have a contact page - Or ask your hotel... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$30
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26/22 Moo 4, Soi Wat Napralarn | Maenam Beach, Mae Nam, Ko Samui 84330, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Surat Thani Province  >  Ko Samui  >  Mae Nam
  • Phone Number: +66 77 247 694
  • E-mail
John's Garden is a typical restaurant offering Thai and Western food in a warm and friendly place !
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