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Pancake Man

Mae Nam Beach, Mae Nam, Ko Samui, Thailand
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pancakes” (48 reviews)
“rotis” (6 reviews)
“mr pancake” (5 reviews)
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Vegetarian Friendly
Mae Nam Beach, Mae Nam, Ko Samui, Thailand
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Reviewed 23 July 2017

It's not possible to pass along this place with a special atmosphere. This man loves his ordinary work and the way he makes pancakes and communicate with people motivate to buy some even if you are not hungry ))). Prices are the same as at...More

Thank solnishkomoye
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Fast, cheap, homemade and tasty. Free drinking water. Nice pancakes which are made with love. Трип адвайзор достал, лень писать 100 слов

Thank vpich
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Cool guy and some really great pancakes. Believe the hype this is a great thing to eat if you are in Koh Samui.

1  Thank RodDoyle
Reviewed 25 February 2017

I arrived at the stand-the man(so called friendly by many) acknowledged my arrival,as I looked at his board-i made my choice&approached the stand-the man put a closed sign on his stand without saying a word to me-fair enough if he had sold out but why...More

Thank averageSurreybloke
Reviewed 20 December 2016

We have, a lot, of respect, no, admiration, for the man running this place, on his own! Worth the visit only to see him at work! What he succeds to deliver in an hour time... OK, the place is tiny, with just 4, clean, waxed...More

1  Thank Chriskap
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Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Sheer delight to watch him in action... And to eat what he prepares! Must visit - preferably after 9pm for a shorter queue.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

Khun Lek or Mr. Pancake Man is an institution on the island. Open 6 days a week from 5pm to 11pm or until he has sold his daily 400 pancakes. Once sold, he closes. His pancakes are cheaper and much tastier than those of the...More

1  Thank captainkirk1
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

Definitely worth visiting if u are passing by Mae Nam. We stopped there to get banana pancake with milk and sugar. Mr. Pancake Man is super kind and hospitable. Pancakes were delicious!

Thank Veronika S
Reviewed 10 October 2016

stopped at the pancake man after dinner and had the banana and honey pancake, yummy. very good pancakes

Thank Marcus D
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Best pancakes and incredibly kind, hard working Mr. Pancake man! He is just awesome. Must try when nearby Maenam Beach.

Thank Dejan M
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mae Nam Beach, Mae Nam, Ko Samui, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Surat Thani Province  >  Ko Samui  >  Mae Nam
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