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Red Onion

25-29 Taina Road, Karon, Phuket 83100, Thailand
+66 81 895 6007
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“thai food” (126 reviews)
“crispy duck” (22 reviews)
“red curry” (32 reviews)
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Seafood, Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
25-29 Taina Road, Karon, Phuket 83100, Thailand
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Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

The Red Onion offers delicious local style Thai food and is very cheap! It can be very busy at night so go during the day if you don't want to wait for a table. Don't expect good customer service though, the staff aren't very friendly...More

Thank Catherine C
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Good local food at decent prices. There was a massive menu choice which made decisions difficult. Service was good. Large servings of steamed rice.

Thank helpchlz
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

Went there for lunch was good had a red curry not crazy good. Then that night went for dinner. Long wait. So long that i thought they had a special menu or something running. They diddnt. Had dinner. Average at best. Had green curry very...More

Thank sterling1101
Reviewed 8 July 2016

We went here for lunch as we didn't want to have to line up for dinner. We had spring rolls and pad thai, all of which were delicious. It was very well priced with the cost of the following for 1 person; 2 beers, 1...More

Thank HayseyHunter
Reviewed 7 July 2016

Couldn't get anywhere near it as there was always a queue. Don't understand what all the fuss is about. Plenty of other restaurants in the area to choose

1  Thank HaliBrownbelly
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

You can't beat this place! We have been coming here since 2011 and look forward to eating here every time we come. The food is so great and it is so reasonable. You may have to wait for a table but it's worth it!! The...More

Thank Ham75
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

We wait between trips to Phuket to eat here. It's not flashy and you may have to wait for a table but it's worth it . The prices are super cheap and the food is tasty. Service is prompt considering they are always busy. A...More

Thank kama_rimmer
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

Pad Thai was delicious. Shrimp was fresh. Would eat again Servers paid lots of attention to us Coconut drinks are really good too

Thank Thegreatcanadian1
Reviewed 4 July 2016

Nothing fancy - just great food - generous portions. Prompt service. Prawns with garlic and pepper were delish - as was the grilled squid. Friendly staff. Good value. A regular spot for us. As my son says - the restaurants that don't look too flash...More

Thank Sarah G
Reviewed 4 July 2016

Read if you think people winge for no reason. Well first of all we were looking for somewhere to eat on our first night in Phuket. My wife suggested a busy little place across the road (red onion). I said yes yes yes as I...More

Thank Sue M
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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$2 - US$9
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
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: 25-29 Taina Road, 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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