Living near an island doesn’t diminish one’s love for seafood. But when you’re an inhabitant of far off place, visiting places on a holiday like Phuket becomes an excuse for eating crustaceans. There are countless restaurants present in Phuket where you can taste all sorts of mouthwatering seafood dishes during a holiday. Here’s a list of 5 best seafood restaurants in Phuket.
1. Kan Eang@pier
Eating delicious seafood while watching the magical Chalong Bay is what Kan Eang@pier can offer for making their visitors both physically and mentally relaxed. Surrounded by glass, under the red porch umbrellas, you’ll sense an out of the world feeling. The aroma of the deep-fried freshwater weed with shrimp and tom ka gai fills every corner of the restaurant. And when you’ll be busy with that lobster baked in butter, don’t forget to take a sip of your favorite wine from their small Wine Connection outlet.
2. Kaab Gluay Restaurant
If simplicity defines your taste, the realistic yet serene setting of Kaab Gluay Restaurant will surely win your heart. The dark wooden ceiling frames along with the brick walls give it’s a sophisticated look to match the surroundings. Besides, the buffed concrete floor simply reflects its immaculate taste both in its interior and cuisine. Not so expensive, their perfectly cooked seafood is served in a very satisfiable amount. Taste and price are favorable to the visitors, so expect a crowd in case you’re scheduling an evening feast.
3. Laem Hin Seafood
A long list of seafood on menu card of Laem Hin Seafood can be overwhelming. Choosing the classics, then, can save your time as well as keep your stomach happy. What to expect? Prawn omelet, spicy seafood salad, hor mok (steamed fish curry presented inside a banana leaf) and many more! You’ll also love their spicy fish that are plated with Thai herbs. Their spicy seafood soup named tom praet talay is also popular among the locals as well as not-so-regular guests. For couple dinner, choose the tables placed along the old jetty, they’ll give you a romantic vibe. And when you come with a group, sit on any of the tables set on the wooden deck.
4. Mor Mu Dong Restaurant
Your adventurer mind would love the idea of finding this restaurant, which unlike the other restaurant mentioned here is situated in a comparatively out of the sighting place. But once you discover it, you won’t regret reaching here. To adore your taste buds, they’ve versatile and unique Thai seafood items. Choose any of the dishes from salad with squid to sea bass in plum sauce or the stuffed fish. Meat lovers are greeted in Mor Mu Dong Restaurant with these items- kaeng prik kradok moo (spicy pork curry) and moo kua klua (pork belly).
5. Pan Yaah Restaurant
The beach facing view of the Pan Yaah Restaurant is the second reason for its high peaked fame. What’s prime? The palatable mussels in butter. Sitting in that gorgeous dark wood zone, while watching Patong Bay, their cordial service and fantastic presentation would give you a kingly vibe. After warming up your body with some cocktails, you’ll find the local favorite seafood dishes – goong ob woonsen (rice vermicelli and prawn casserole) and hor mok kanom kro (fish baked in a clay pot – unbeatable in taste.