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Barrio Bonito

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Moo 4 Kai Bae | After Seven 11, Next to the Garden Resort, Ko Chang 23170, Thailand
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+66 80 092 8208
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37 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

This great little restaurant makes amazing Mexican food and has a lovely vibe to it! You feel like being in Mexico City, although the owners are French and the location is in fact an island in Thailand.. Best restaurant on Ko Chang!

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Thank Niels K
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122 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

After two weeks of Thaifood (which we love) this was a fresh breeze. Vegetarian and vegan options! Great drinks and fantastic food with their own twist. Wish I had a place like this at home!

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Thank MsOzz
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Really enjoyed my visit to Barrio this evening. After 5 days in Ko Chang I have found staff to be not very happy or helpful. The opposite can be said for this restaurant recommendations were made and checking I was ok was spot on. The food was tasty and authentic. I thought service was at the appropriate speed, thank you.... More 

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Thank tracey123455
London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
Reviewed 28 January 2017

I visited this place a few times in between eating Thai food on my visit to Koh Chang. The quality of the food is very high and easily recommend it if you want a happy belly full of goodness. The place gets busy so you can book ahead of time. My overall experience of the place was great, says it... More 

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Thank Vibe-Ji
Manzanillo, Mexico
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

Visit this restaurant and you 'll find only good surprises: delicious food, nice and clean place and a friendly staff! Don t miss to try Doradidos and Queso con chorizo You will be simply amazed! Congratulations to' all the staff, they made us feel like home!

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Thank Cherla
Stockholm, Sweden
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71 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2017

A friend of mine living in Bangkok said we should try Barrio Bonito when we were at Koh Chang. As we spend some time in Mexico last year, I have to say I was a bit skeptical, but hey... It was like discovering a piece of Mexico, but in Thailand. We started off with a nachos, bit enough for two.... More 

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Thank Maria G
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

After reading so many good reviews, booked a table for 7 friends. Western waitress accidentally spilled cocktail onto my phone, didn't apologise, didn't offer to replace my friend's drink and then later simply said "phone still working?" Tasty food and enjoyable evening was ruined further when almost illegible bill arrived with an extra 1,300 baht added. Definitely a restaurant that... More 

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Thank Richard U
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

Massively overpriced for what you get.... did not see a menu on the outside so you have to venture in to see what the hype is all about! The staff were happy to help us enter via the dodgy raised stepping stones through the entrance with our pram/stroller but I cannot say the same after the bill was paid. We... More 

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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Incredible and delicious food! Real Mexican flavours 100% approved by two Latinos. We had vegetarian nachos for entree and tacos for main and it was more than enough for two. Absolutely exquisite! Only thumb down was that as soon as we finished our main, they took the plates and brought the bill so they could sit two new customers. It's... More 

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44 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 January 2017

Superb food again! Superb atmosphere again! Superb service again! Rang to reserve a table and Pascal recognised my voice from a year ago. Amazing! The lovely Lorena and all the staff were so happy to see us and treated us like old friends. Can't wait to come back next year and hopefully get rained in again. Thanks guys.

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$3 - US$12
Cuisine
Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Moo 4 Kai Bae | After Seven 11, Next to the Garden Resort, Ko Chang 23170, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Trat Province  >  Ko Chang
  • Phone Number: +66 80 092 8208
Description
Nice restaurant with beautiful terrasse, modern Mexican decoration, authentic cuisine prepared by a Mexican chef, nice imported tequila list and signatures cocktails...

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