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Jin's Bar and Restaurant

18/8 Maenam Beach | Maenam, Ko Samui, Thailand
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
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Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
18/8 Maenam Beach | Maenam, Ko Samui, Thailand
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Jin's restaurant and bar is amazing, the food was always very good and Jin is very friendly and a very good cook! She speaks a little bit german and if you are interested in, she can teach you a little bit Thai as well! She...More

Thank Any H
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Lured by dozens of good reviews and nice location on the Maenam beach, I wanted to try out Jin's cooking for a long time while I stay on Samui. Now I have had a chance once and I will never come back. Why? I ordered...More

1  Thank ilyaole
Reviewed 9 July 2016

We have eaten here on all of our four visits to Koh Samui. The restaurant has been closed but has re-opened under the care of Jin's brother. The staff are very fiendly and the food is exceptional. Just a 100m walk along the beach from...More

1  Thank Tracy M
Reviewed 4 January 2016 via mobile

Authentic Thai food in a beautiful setting. Charming venue and very tasty food. Best tomyam I have had so far in Samui. Totally enchanted by our lunch and kids loved it too. In addition there is a tree with a giant swing for kids to...More

Thank iianbb
Reviewed 22 December 2015 via mobile

This is our second visit to Samui in 7 years and we found this gem of a restaurant next to our hotel the first time we came (through a recommendation). We were pleased to see Jin and her family still run the restaurant (now beachfront...More

Thank AbbeyVallance
Reviewed 14 August 2015

Very quiet place to eat, just a short walk down the beach from our hotel. The food is reasonably priced as are the drinks. It doesn't have much atmosphere but the staff are friendly. The fried rice was lovely, as is the Penang curry -...More

Thank TJeinsteinwood
Reviewed 26 June 2015

My husband and I are staying at the Paradise Beach Resort which is right next to Jin's (literally steps away on the beach.) We decided to check Jins's out for lunch one day simply because it was so close to our hotel and we've been...More

Thank Michelle W
Reviewed 27 May 2015

We cannot speak highly enough about Jin's! This was by far our favorite place on the island and we ate here numerous times during our vacation for both lunch and dinner. Jin is so sweet and kind and is an amazing cook. We tried several...More

Thank MicheleJeanTravels
Reviewed 9 March 2015

Hi, Just returned from a holiday in Mae nam, Koh Samui. We really enjoyed eating lunch and dinner at Jin's restaurant on many occasions throughout our stay as it was the best place around. The food was delicious and was a genuine taste of Thailand,...More

Thank osullis
Reviewed 6 January 2015 via mobile

Jin is a very friendly women and she is a great cook! We come back to her every time that we stay on Koh Samui. The location is directly at the beautiful Mae Nam beach - it is not too crowded and the prices for...More

Thank Rebeka S
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Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
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Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol
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  • Address: 18/8 Maenam Beach | Maenam, Ko Samui, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Surat Thani Province  >  Ko Samui
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