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The Book Cafe

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83/47 Moo 2 Soi Suanwat, Rawai-Nai-Harn Road, Rawai | Phuket, Rawai, Phuket 83130, Thailand
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+66 85 794 2371
08:30 - 17:00
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Love coming here Bev is great and so relaxing in the garden. You can also Chill inside with aircon if you want . The drinks are tasty and always interesting. Snacks are delicious as well. If you are riding a motorbike make sure you have the most experienced person riding as the driveway can be a challenging for the inexperienced.... More 

Thank Warwick C
United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Didn't have much time to spend here, wish I'd had more. Incredibly welcoming and was served a quality juice. Will be back.

Thank Valerie S
Vancouver, Washington, United States
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230 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well. Let me tell you, I really, really wanted to like this place. First off, I absolutely love books and I love reading, so finding that this place existed was awesome. It was within walking distance of my hotel, so we were eager to walk here for some lunch. I saw that this place had great trip advisor reviews, so... More 

Thank Erica I
Phuket, Thailand
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

I return again and again to the Book Cafe. The cakes are fantastic and it also has loads of healthy filling options for everyone. The owner and staff are absolutely lovely and you'll feel right at home. Plus if you need a place to stay they have that as an option too!

Thank notthatpicky7226
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8 reviews
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Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

I highly recommend breakfast at the Book Cafe - home made granola, yoghurt and fruit, great coffee, fresh juices. Welcoming and friendly staff and owner. Very relaxing place. Good wifi and a dog called 'panda'. What's not to like?

Thank John F
Atlanta, Georgia
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

try here protein shakes, breakfast smoothie and banana bowls - it's amazing and very healthy. Cappuccino is also very good.

Thank NatalyaRad
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Visted the book cafe at the beginning of our holiday and loved the ambience so much made it our regular hang out. Lovely homemade made to order food. From healthy shakes to fresh baked cakes. The staff are friendly and go out of their way to accommodate. Set off the main road the book cafe has a lovely relaxed feel... More 

Thank Murphy197
Sierra Vista
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 25 January 2017

I've been to this little unassuming cafe around ten times while in Rawai/Nai Harn. That means that almost each day I've been in the area, I've been at Book Cafe. I look for chill places where it's easy to mingle and relax. I've found that here and it's even better that Bev (the host) provides fantastic food, shakes, and coffee.... More 

Thank Travelinman45
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Beautiful setting just off the main road... Once inside you'd feel you were not near a road. Had a veggie omlette which was well made... Chilled there for a little while as that's the kind of place it is...calm and friendly. Chatted to the owner who is a charming lady.... Would recommend if you fancy a quiet coffee & snack....

Thank Mo G
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

I don't understand what took more than 1 hour to make 2 fresh juices and 2 sandwiches....place looked great, good menu but the timing was awful. They said they were really busy but it didn't look like it, people who arrived after us got their meal before us. Poor service.

Thank croctess

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Cafe, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
08:30 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 83/47 Moo 2 Soi Suanwat, Rawai-Nai-Harn Road, Rawai | Phuket, Rawai, Phuket 83130, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Phuket  >  Rawai
  • Phone Number: +66 85 794 2371
The Book Cafe is a juice bar and coffee shop with smoothies and 100% freshly-squeezed 'Naked' juices. We also have a selection of used books for sale and exchange. We are located in the area of Rawai / Nai Harn.Step inside and be welcomed by the aroma of coffee, freshly baked cookies and aromatic teas which make a great combination with the sight of so many stories to delve into.The area is quiet and the atmosphere friendly and relaxed, have morning coffee, a Naked juice or one of our speciality smoothies in the garden surrounded by the mountains, sit inside for an afternoon’s chat and sample some of our home-bakes or a fresh salad, or have an early evening glass of wine or cold beer.Make yourself comfy on the sofa and read a book, relax under the umbrellas in the garden and enjoy the view, or grab a floor cushion and customize your own sitting area in the chill-out room.

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