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Red Onion

23-27 Taina Road | Kata Beach, Karon, Phuket 83100, Thailand
+66 81 895 6007
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“crispy duck” (22 reviews)
“thai food” (123 reviews)
“red curry” (35 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 22:00 Hours
Seafood, Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
23-27 Taina Road | Kata Beach, Karon, Phuket 83100, Thailand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to eat here last year and despite the really poor service I gave it a great review as the food was fantastic, we returned this year to the new improved location which has a bigger restaurant expecting improvements.... well again the food is great...More

Thank LondonFranny
Reviewed 1 week ago

They have moved to larger location but still offer great food, service and value. Every dish we tried here was great. Now closer to Kata and a must try.

Thank haylmark
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited restaurant around 6.00pm as we were staying in Kata. Our waiter was male with pony tail wearing eye make up. He was very sullen and not friendly at all. Not made to feel welcome. My Fried Prawn and Pepper dish was lovely but my...More

Thank Gemma D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was amazing. We had tempera shrimp and shrimp with vegetables. Delicious! The only negative was service by our waiters. They were apathetic and presented with flat affects .....like he could care less that he was taking our order. Some lady in the restaurant...More

Thank Jef1584
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Red onion has moved to new premises but has retained its bad tempered manageress.Screaming at customers and having a hissy fit does not do your business any good.Although this was not directed at ourselves but towards a couple of Chinese guests,we all felt disgust at...More

Thank logan2156
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were looking for Red Onion on the first day of our arrival (after reading reviews) but found it after a horrible dinner at another eatery a few shops before it on Patak Rd (called Karon Best Seafood if I'm not mistaken). How pleased were...More

Thank isla_vp
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good food. But no service. Don't forget to ask what kind off meat you get. Cheap. Rember to book table.

Thank Kröncke M
Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

Took a walk, trying to escape the loud music bars on the main drag and passed a few souvenir shops and massage parlours and some quiet restaurants before noticing a long queue. Thought this place must be alright to have a queue of hungry diners...More

Thank Vern L
Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

Really good food! And cheap!!!! OMG the yellow noodles!!!! I’ve never tried before..... the best Thai food.

Thank ConnieDass
Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

We found this little treasure a few years ago when we noticed as queue running all the way down the street after 8:00pm. Locals told us it was Red Onion, "Best food in Phuket". They weren't wrong. Our 9 year olds loves spicey food thank...More

Thank David F
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Lisa H
15 September 2016|
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Response from Alan D | Reviewed this property |
Four of us ate one evening for £22 ($30) which include food, beer and soft drinks
Jade C
6 June 2016|
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Response from FritzPinguin | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Normally the kitchen closes at 10 pm, but sometimes we stay open longer on request.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23-27 Taina Road | Kata Beach, Karon, Phuket 83100, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Phuket  >  Karon
  • Phone Number: +66 81 895 6007
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Family run restaurant serving Thai Cuisine prepared in traditional style, especially fresh seafood. Some western dishes are available, too. Specialty is duck prepared in various kinds.
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