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Rusty Pelican

67/139 Moo 5, Bang Niang Beach Road | Kheuk Khak, Takuapa District, Khao Lak 82220, Thailand
+66 87 192 1085
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“burrito” (55 reviews)
“nachos” (81 reviews)
“black beans” (13 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Food
Value
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LOCATION
67/139 Moo 5, Bang Niang Beach Road | Kheuk Khak, Takuapa District, Khao Lak 82220, Thailand
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1 - 10 of 478 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We wanted a break from the Thai food, and decided to try the authentic Mexican food offered in this restaurant for lunch. We had burritos, chili con carne and nachos. We all found the food to be very tasty and the portions were quite large....More

Thank quickstep09
Modell B, Owner at Rusty Pelican, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Sore toes? What does that even mean? Someone is a little sensitive it seems. Lighten up...you're on friggen holiday!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We wanted a change from Thai food after being here almost a week and knowing that Mexican would go down well with the family we had a super meal at the Rusty Pelican. What was great was that our host was the owner who was...More

Thank SarahJaneMcGrath
Modell B, Owner at Rusty Pelican, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your support and kind words. Big smiles from sunny Thailand!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's a no brainer... The guys at Rustywill take care and feed you til your heart is content. If you are lucky they might even have a special on like LAMB STEW!! Great place to eat and met some people.

Thank Mariakeaney
Modell B, Owner at Rusty Pelican, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the review. Since it's a little slow this time of year we can have some fun in the kitchen. Check our facebook page for updates. Big smiles from the staff too!

Reviewed 16 June 2017

Went last night after walking down from our hotel. Food was great, drinks were great, all reasonably priced. Had a good chat with the owner and will definitely be coming back before we leave!

Thank mccma560
Modell B, Owner at Rusty Pelican, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for your support. Big smiles from the staff too!

Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

After reading reviews we decided to pop in for lunch and it did not disappoint! This is a great place to eat if your after a break from thai food. Lots of Mexican dishes to choose from! We had the tostida salad bowl which was...More

Thank Laura C
Modell B, Owner at Rusty Pelican, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for the review and we will see you soon. Smiles from my wife and staff!

Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Just had dinner here. Food was mediocre at best. Service seemed to be uninterested, the boss was nice though. Never again for us.

1  Thank Thierry H
Modell B, Owner at Rusty Pelican, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2017

Zzzzzzz...boring people! Please try harder.

Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

I wanted to eat something different for my birthday so I opened TripAdvisor and saw the good reviews of this place. I can confirm you now that it is indeed very good food and the boss (Mo) is really a cool guy that cares about...More

Thank Robby333333
Modell B, Owner at Rusty Pelican, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2017

Thank you Robby! We are happy you picked our humble establishment to celebrate your birthday. Big smiles from the staff!

Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

Really friendly American owner, very welcoming. Beer and food all at a good reasonable price and empty plates said it all after Burritos, fajitas, nachos, steak sandwich and American classic cheeseburger. Needed a break after Thai food all week and only earlier for lunch. Chilled...More

Thank Jaseandvicky
Modell B, Owner at Rusty Pelican, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2017

Thank you for stopping by. I noticed that you got my best side in the photos...LOL! Smiles from the staff!

Reviewed 27 May 2017

We visited early May after a visit to the markets(which are worth visiting) the food was good nice change from Thai. The staff were friendly, it wasn't busy when we went so service was fast! There was a lightning storm as we were eating and...More

1  Thank taralovesshopping
Modell B, Owner at Rusty Pelican, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2017

Thank you for your review. Big Smiles from the staff!

Reviewed 18 May 2017

Have eaten at the Rusty Pelican a few times, always enjoyed but to be honest it needs some TLC its looking tired even bathrooms need some attention and one wouldn't know it was a Mexican restaurant just walking along the street. The street itself isn't...More

1  Thank kellstravels
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daniellam2519
14 January 2017|
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Response from Modell B | Property representative |
Cash only
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Benge285
24 March 2016|
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Response from kaide L | Reviewed this property |
About 7km,
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Emma G
30 November 2015|
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Response from Denisedutton10 | Reviewed this property |
You can take a taxi and it'll cost 300THB, it's not walking distance.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 10
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wine and Beer
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 22:00
Monday
13:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
13:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
13:00 - 22:00
Thursday
13:00 - 22:00
Friday
13:00 - 22:00
Saturday
13:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 67/139 Moo 5, Bang Niang Beach Road | Kheuk Khak, Takuapa District, Khao Lak 82220, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Phang Nga Province  >  Khao Lak
  • Phone Number: +66 87 192 1085
  • E-mail
Description
The world famous Rusty Pelican is located in the Heart of Bang Niang Beach Road. We serve high quality cuisine in a clean and friendly environment. Our kitchen is open from 1pm-10pm 7 days a week. The Rusty Pelican proudly pours the strongest drinks in town and our beer is ice cold. We offer free WIFI, free billiards and good music.
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