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Via Vai

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Chaweng Beach Road, Chaweng, Bophut, Ko Samui 84320, Thailand
+66 97 045 8958
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Oslo, Norway
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50 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I doubt that this is the best italian on Chaweng, but the location is good and the food is eatable. Pizza was a bit undercooked, and the tomato sauce could have been more tasteful. That said, the food was decent and the service was fine. The house wine on carafel was good compared what you get most places in Thailand.

Thank Sihanoukville
Glenning Valley, Australia
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73 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The wood fired pizza oven at the front of the restaurant drew our attention whilst walking past in the afternoon. We went back later that night after a few drinks and weren't disappointed with the food. My son ordered a Long Island tea and whilst you can get cheaper along the strip he said that this was choc full of... More 

Thank Bob B
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My name is Alessandro Michelini. I am Italian. Even for my young age, I have been in many countries and cities worldwide; Italy, London, Madrid, Barcelona, Andalusia, Amsterdam, Praga, San Diego, Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Washington, New York, Buenos Aires, Hong Kong, Singapore, Cambodia, Thailand, Vietnam. As a food lover I have been experienced many Italian restaurants thought those countries.... More 

1 Thank Brian F
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Woodoven baked pizza at it's best! No need for better explaination! Just straight up great! Plus nice helpful staff. What more do you need to know?

Thank Arsaell I
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3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

My friend and I went here after reading the positive reviews and deciding that we needed a break from Thai food. We were not disappointed. The pizza dough was amazing, the best I've had. The ingredients were fresh and tasty. Staff were friendly also. Prices were reasonable and similar to other pizza places that are not done by Woodfire.

Thank Erin W
Dresden, Germany
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Good authentic Italian pizza! With the super tasty neapoletan dough, must try for everyone who never tried or who wants a proper pizza in Thailand. Nice Thai staff and friendly Italian owner! Buonissima pizza napoletana!! Per tutti che desiderano un buon cibo conoscuito, ne vale la pena! Simpatico proprietario! Torneremmo sempre e con piacere!

Thank steeeps
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

I have recently visited this place as was a bit tired of thai food (not in a bad way) and was very impressed with the quality of the food. My husband had pizza, me-pasta. Pizza dough was amazing! Soft, thin and crispy. Bolognese ragout was cooked to perfection. If you are tired or bored with thai food this is very... More 

Thank Kris H
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Great food, good price . Friendliness of staff a little to be desired. Pizza was fresh and wood fired. Lobster pasta good size and full of flavour.

Thank Wanda G
Melbourne, Australia
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40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

You've gotta try one of there pizzas, just beautiful. Cocktails are also really good and you can tell they use good quality alcohol. The lane way beside the restaurant is a bit smelly so sit inside if you can.

Thank Sandy B
Stockholm, Sweden
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39 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016

I had a pizza here and it was really good. Great service and location. A bit more on the expensive side but still ok.

Thank ztaphy

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza, European
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chaweng Beach Road, Chaweng, Bophut, Ko Samui 84320, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Surat Thani Province  >  Ko Samui  >  Bophut  >  Chaweng
  • Phone Number: +66 97 045 8958

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