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White Orchid

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Kamala, Kamala, Kathu, Phuket, Thailand
+66 81 892 9757
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Don't leave Phuket without eating here. We had spring rolls, fried rice, satay and prawns. Food was fresh and delicious. Owner Angela is a wonderful lady.

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2 Thank MsSouthport
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

The food here was absolutely amazing! The best spring rolls I've ever had. Also had the squid and if was delicious. The staff were so friendly and the owner made us feel like family. The view here of the ocean is breathtaking!

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2 Thank Edfoy79 E
Bangkok, Thailand
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Difficult to see why people are raving about this restaurant and giving it five stars. We arrived to find the place completely empty - just a few staff (?) in the restaurant playing very loud rock music on a music system. The restaurant proper on the 'land side' of the road looked very ordinary. We sat on the beach side... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here for dinner after a drink at vanilla sky. Food was amazing and authentic. Family run and cooked with Thai love by the owners daughter on the night we came. Right on the water. A no frills place but the food is spot on, great heat on the dishes that should be spicy, and good flavor on the noodle... More 

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2 Thank Chicago_Traveler44
Wiesbaden
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Since 10 days in Thailand and every night we had Thai food. This place is special as although not having a typical ambience, the food rocks. We came twice and ate fried rice with veggies, chicken curry,satay sticks, spring rolls, etc and never during this time had great and fresh food as inthe white orchid. It us easy to find... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not only were the people so kind, the food was delicious. I felt like I was at home. The family owned restaurant took a hit with Tsunami & they've managed to rebuild. Business hasnt been the same since unfortunately. Not sure why because the food was GREAT

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1 Thank Lisette R
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We've been here many times - do not be put off by the appearance of the place or the menu - most of the great Thai dishes aren't on the menu - just ask for Thai fish cakes (homemade) and delicious red curry! The best food in Kamala by far!

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1 Thank Anna B
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Got incredibly sick after our lunch at the white orchid. My wife and I ate the same things the meals before so we could conclude that it was due to the lunch at this place. Staff very nice, personal service and so on but really not an inspiring place, more of a construction site and I guess poor hygiene. I... More 

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1 Thank Haris F
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Whilst staying in Kamala, by far the best meal my boyfriend and I ate was at the White Orchid restaurant... Angela's recipes are delicious. Both Angela and her staff are so lovely. The day after we ate dinner there, Angela took us on for a cooking class... Which was such an amazing experience and a highlight of my holiday. She... More 

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Cairo, Egypt
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

Nice near location to Hyatt regency hotel, just a few steps. Food quality and quantity are not that good for the overrated pricing

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Asian, Thai, Soups
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Groups, Romantic, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kamala, Kamala, Kathu, Phuket, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Phuket  >  Kathu  >  Kamala
  • Phone Number: +66 81 892 9757

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