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Some light shopping and fresh food to be enjoyed is you can brave the people!

Good little area for a meal, a drink to cool off and to have a look at some of the trinket stalls... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2018
Melbourne, Australia
Lots going on

Great area to wander & people watch for sure. Ability to purchase all sorts of seafood, some on ice... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2018
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I'm always looking for fresh food when travelling and we heard about the Rawai Seafood Market so we thought we would give it a go. About 20 minute drive from Karon. It was interesting wandering from stall to stall checking out the seafood. Some alive...More

Thank Aussie-CBCC
Reviewed 26 September 2018

Good little area for a meal, a drink to cool off and to have a look at some of the trinket stalls. There are some but not many. Worthwhile going to the place with the second level. They have amazing views of the water and...More

Thank ashofmelbourne
Reviewed 18 September 2018

Took a trip here on advise from a good mate who owns Kiwi house Sports Bar in Karon , great place to spend some time , checked out the pier then headed into the market , Fresh is the word here , live crabs ,...More

1  Thank andrew7472016
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Yes fresh seafood available, and can get it cooked by local restaurants the way you want.... we found local restaurant ( not fish market)same fresh seafood at less then half price .

Thank TravelAgain2018
Reviewed 30 August 2018

Great area to wander & people watch for sure. Ability to purchase all sorts of seafood, some on ice and some still alive in tanks. A wide variety of restaurants can cook your 'catch' and also a few little shack restaurants offering dishes at very...More

Thank Albywon
Reviewed 21 July 2018

I'm aussie and love seafood went to the one at the very end on right hand side on the beach had high hopes. Didnt go buy my own fresh seafood as local friend said you get short changed or totally swapped food. So ordered of...More

Thank Dishon G
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

We bought about 2 kilos of different fish and seafood and went to one of the restaurants was our most expensive meal in Rawai over 2000 bath. Full of pushy Chinese tourist and way overpriced. Would not return just go to a restaurant near the...More

Thank Smp98
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

This is not our first visit to this area. We do usually bring our family members when they visit us from Scandinavia. Some of them want to indulge in the local seafood, others don’t. The common denominator for the ones who decline to eat there...More

Thank Kim M
Reviewed 14 July 2018 via mobile

While one can choose your fish or seafood live and take it across the way to be cooked, the squalor and filth just adjacent to the market is a little overwhelming.

Thank Leanne D
Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

The first time we came in the evening the market was full of Chinese tourists. My partner got all stressed out with the push and loud voice of bargaining. He just grabbed a fish and wanted to get out of the crowd. I continued shopping...More

1  Thank mh_jp
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29 October 2017|
Response from Walter M | Reviewed this property |
I recently went in August the weather was wonder for the most par, I stayed there fro 11 days adn out of those 11 days only to 2 days od rain
24 August 2017|
Response from dutch_122 | Reviewed this property |
yarongadot, 0800 am till approx 9pm