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81 Moo 3, Mai Khao, Phuket 83110, Thailand
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+66 76 603 699
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Seoul, South Korea
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108 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 April 2016

we was stay again in holiday inn, that's why every staff is kindness and helpful, beautiful garden with beach, so we expect general service to this restaurant The 'Pesto' is looking so good, front of beach, and looking cool we ordered, cream pasta with sirloin steak, and i've order more "we would like cheese flavor and, medium rare steak please'... More 

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Thank sungwanc2016
Manchester, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2015 via mobile

The pizzas are delicious - wonderful light, crispy bases and excellent toppings. the lamb one and the pork ones are particularly good (sorry - I can't recall the exact names!). Also had pasta on a second visit - ravioli came in a nice creamy lemony sauce. Duck fettuccine was pretty spicy, but packed full of flavour. Would go back

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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122 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2015

Stumbled upon this place by chance, we were beach hopping from the North to the South. Here, you can build your own pizza with fresh and various ingredients. I ordered mine with Massaman curry paste, spinach and Thai basil, topped it up with anchovies and tiger prawns. Prompt and friendly service.The staffs were very attentive, one brought my son a... More 

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Thank Se7enthangel
Sydney, Australia
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130 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 March 2015

Overall some of the worst "Italian themed" food that I have had the misfortune to eat anywhere. From the ice cold red wine served in a dirty glass to the garlic bread with no taste it was a disaster from beginning to end. My partner had a pizza and described it as "tasteless". I had marinara pasta, some of the... More 

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Thank 83poolie
Pori, Finland
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48 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2015

We spent nearly 2 weeks at the hotel so ate breakfast here twice, lunch a couple of times and dinner three times. The location is pretty nice - 50 odd metres back from the sea, the prices were reasonable, the pizza is done in a brick oven; it was tasty but the base wasn't quite right ... reminded of a... More 

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Thank mhbarker
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57 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2015 via mobile

Lovely setting and a great varied menu. The gnocci with Gorgonzola and walnut cream is to die for and their pizzas are lovely. Great thin and crispy with lots of topping choice. Book the waiter is great and very attentive. Love how you can see them cooking as the kitchen is open. A must in Mai Khao

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Thank FabulousMsEmma
Torremolinos, Spain
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47 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2014

there fish and seafood are always fresh and very good value for money. You can eat thai or European. They have an agreement with some hotels and BBS, they pick you up for free and later take you back home

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Thank liisa k
San Francisco
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2014 via mobile

First of all, I applaud the kitchen staff on the high quality of food they put out... The pasta cooked perfectly and the pizzas incredible! However, they are let down terribly by the serving staff. Tonite I decided I wanted a simple steak dinner...neither complicated nor elaborate. Well after waiting for over 45 minutes, and witnessing two tables who arrived... More 

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Thank Cabrio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2014 via mobile

We stayed here for 2 days and spent most of our time at the pool side bar....amazing service....good food...great ambience...special mention- Pin and Duk....friendly great people and very professional.... These guys made our stay here extremely memorable..... not to mention the great cocktails they make.... Overall a great place to relax and unwind. Ad n jaguar

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Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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315 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 130 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2014

We had pizza twice at Pesto, first as delivery and then at the restaurant. Pizzas are nice, thin and crispy. Price is decent and was a good change from J's at the same hotel. The view during the day is lovely too and different from some reviews music was not loud and the selection pretty neutral and nice for background.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$50
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European, Thai
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 81 Moo 3, Mai Khao, Phuket 83110, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Phuket  >  Thalang District  >  Mai Khao
  • Phone Number: +66 76 603 699

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?