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Pancake Man

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Mae Nam Beach, Mae Nam, Ko Samui, Thailand
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Hong Kong
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44 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago 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 mobile vendors around the island. He is extremely friendly, serves chilled complimentary water and has... More 

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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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!

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Thank Veronika S
Auckland, New Zealand
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29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

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

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Thank Marcus D
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles 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.

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Thank Dejan M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Best pancakes we have ever eaten! They are really tasty for very good prices. We can only recommend..

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Thank ERES J
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Mr Pancake Man is awesome! Incredibly kind, hard working and makes great pancakes! Must try when coming near Maenam Beach.

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Thank Firoz R
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

Reading tripadvisors feedback, I was very curious about this pancake place. I wanted to have a pancake for breakfast but it turns out the place opens at 5:00 pm. So in the night I ordered a chocolate pancake, which was delicious. Further, the way how he makes it is fun to watch. He makes his pancakes with a lot of... More 

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Thank Maurice R
Seremban, Malaysia
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 February 2016 via mobile

The pancakeman 's uncle very nice and always gave us a big smile :) his pancake cheaper than others but delicious too,wish to go back again.

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Thank RachelPang
Nelson, Canada
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5 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2016 via mobile

One of the sweetest & kind people we have come across while in Thailand. Nothing but smiles and good vibes. The banana, Nutella, egg pancake was to die for. Would recommend to anyone looking for a sweet treat.

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Thank Desiree D
Wagga Wagga, Australia
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78 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2016 via mobile

The Pancake Man made me a banana, Peanut butter and Nutella pancake to top off our New Years Eve dinner at Bandara Spa and Resort.... Best way to top of an awesome meal... YUM!!!!! Thank you Pancake Man!

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Thank Sheridan K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, 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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?