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Red Onion

23-27 Taina Road | Kata Beach, Karon, Phuket 83100, Thailand
+66 81 895 6007
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“thai food” (128 reviews)
“crispy duck” (22 reviews)
“red curry” (32 reviews)
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Seafood, Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
23-27 Taina Road | Kata Beach, Karon, Phuket 83100, Thailand
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Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Great food, friendly staff, cheap prices. No complaints and highly recommended by everyone we met locals and tourists. Hard to get a seat and we were there at 5pm but needed a table of 8.

Thank Jade G
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Red onion was excellent. We had to take a number and wait for a few minutes then fell in love with the tasty salt and fried garlic squid - seriously delicious!

Thank Kathturner43
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

We had nice soup and beautiful fish. Cheerful staff and great views on the front across from the beach. The place was busy but we got served quickly They had a great menu with a wide variety of food to choose from I would certainly...More

Thank Gordon W
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Soon we arrived in Karon our host mentioned this restaurant , he said was busy all the time and food was good . Same night the day we arrived we went for dinner , the attention was good , my wife order some prawns I...More

Reviewed 19 July 2016

Red Onion is a place popular with the tourists - there is inevitably a queue of people waiting for a seat. I'm not sure why however. The food is good, but it's not exceptional compared to other restaurants I've been to. I'd go as far...More

Thank LithiumHydride
Reviewed 19 July 2016

We took a Tuk Tuk from Patong beach just to eat here and again we loved it. The place gets that busy that they now have a ticket system which worked well the night we were there.Waited about 15 mins to get a table but...More

Thank Lynda S
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

We ate at the red onion on our first night and we were not disappointed. We did have to wait for seats as there were 8 of us in the group m, but the wait was worth it. So far the best and cheapest meal...More

Thank JaxMason
Reviewed 18 July 2016

We went here by coincidence this evening and noticed already the last evenings that this restaurant is always full. We went there and only had to wait some minutes (come early!) and we had a nice table. The food is extremely good and the prices...More

Thank Natalie B
Reviewed 18 July 2016

We had 3 nights in Karon and each night we seen the locals and tourists lining up for a meal...in Karon there are plenty of restaurants...but the waiting and lining was a good indication this place was good...I had a massage at Min's and asked...More

Thank Deb C
Reviewed 17 July 2016

Took about 4 times until we got a table at this restaurant. Placed looked very old and plain. We couldn't work out what all the fuss was about, but we finally got a table with about a 15 min wait. Staff are very un. Friendly...More

Thank f0urmile
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Lisa H
15 September 2016|
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Response from Alan D | Reviewed this property |
Four of us ate one evening for £22 ($30) which include food, beer and soft drinks
Jade C
7 June 2016|
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Response from FritzPinguin | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Normally the kitchen closes at 10 pm, but sometimes we stay open longer on request.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
USD 2 - USD 9
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23-27 Taina Road | Kata Beach, Karon, Phuket 83100, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Phuket  >  Karon
  • Phone Number: +66 81 895 6007
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Family run restaurant serving Thai Cuisine prepared in traditional style, especially fresh seafood. Some western dishes are available, too. Specialty is duck prepared in various kinds.
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