Photo: Welcome to Haad Thian.

Eat and meet

Around the island

Western Ko Pha Ngan

One of the advantages of staying on one of the many beaches that line Ko Pha Ngan's west coast is that if you have your own transport it is easy to pop over to another beach for breakfast, lunch or dinner. With that in mind we've combined some of the highlights into a page for the entire... Read our full review of Western Ko Pha Ngan.

Thong Nai Pan

The twin beaches of Thong Nai Pan Yai and Thong Nai Pan Noi offer the broadest range of eateries on Ko Pha Ngan's east coast, with everything from small Thai eateries to fancy pants resort restaurants. Like the accommodation, Thong Nai Pan Yai's options are more budget... Read our full review of Thong Nai Pan.

Baan Tai and Baan Kai

Located at the centre of Ko Pha Ngan’s south coast, Baan Tai is a charming village with several good places to eat and drink. You’ll also find a few worthwhile options on the beach in Baan Kai, a more sparsely developed area located east of Baan Tai and west of Haad Rin.... Read our full review of Baan Tai and Baan Kai.

Thong Sala

One of the great things about Ko Pha Ngan, especially if you’re coming from Ko Tao, is the wide selection of local-style Thai food served at street carts and roadside shacks. The island’s capital town, Thong Sala, is probably the best place on the island to dig into real-deal Thai food while also enjoying a strong spread of Western food and bars.... Read our full review of Thong Sala.


Chaloklam doubles as one of Ko Pha Ngan's primary fishing ports so if there is one thing that is absolutely guaranteed, it is that they'll be plenty of seafood and it'll be good. But even if you're not keen on seafood, there is a good selection of decent and affordable eating in and around... Read our full review of Chaloklam.

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Where to next?

Where are you planning on heading to after Ko Pha Ngan? Here are some spots commonly visited from here, or click here to see a full destination list for Thailand.

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