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Fai - the dining experience

) #16 of 18 Restaurants in Taling Ngam ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ European, Thai, Asian
53/5 Moo 4 Phang Ka, Taling Ngam, Ko Samui 84140, Thailand
+66 86 060 3118
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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53/5 Moo 4 Phang Ka, Taling Ngam, Ko Samui 84140, Thailand
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Reviews (62)
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1 - 10 of 62 reviews

Reviewed 14 January 2017

The restaurant is at the property of Elements Boutique Resort & Spa. The menu is okay and varies in different choices of food. Service however is extremely slow and more often than not they mixed up the orders. Waiters dont really speak English so its...More

Thank Bina H
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Fai is a little cosy restaurant based in Elements Boutique Resort, easily accessible to outside visitors as well. It has a good breakfast/ brunch/ lunch menu, and a lightweight wine selection to go with that. Brunch/ lunch is probably the best option to explore ......More

2  Thank OandP_nomads
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Very good breakfast, adequate range and good quality. Western dinner menu is quite pricey, we ordered the Thai food which should only served at Bamboo (the other restaurant) and it was good if not outstanding. If you are staying at Elements it's a good option...More

Thank R3202VNjamiec
Reviewed 23 January 2016

Breakfast for hotel guests served here. Muslim diners can request for halal food before arrival. Good service

1  Thank june1970_11
Reviewed 20 July 2015

Hotel is excellent but food very average considering what you can expect to get by the beaches. Too expensive for the quality.

Thank Sbarros1971
Reviewed 27 March 2015

I have eaten here many times. The food is always fresh and tasty. True Thai cuisine at its best. Although I often stay away from 'bottom feeders' their seafoof is excellent and I have never had any problems afterwards.

1  Thank Greg T
Reviewed 16 February 2015 via mobile

Fai is the in house restaurant for Elements Boutique Resort and Spa. We have stayed 3 times here and find Fai a great place to eat. The free breakfast has a wide range of options and it all tastes fresh. The lunch menu provides plenty...More

1  Thank speedygonzalus
Reviewed 7 January 2015

FAI restaurant has been a good experience. Breakfeast is excellent and I recommend it (included in the room price of the Element hotel). For lunch and dinner, the Thai food cuisine is good. You can share the Bamboo restaurant menu list in this restaurant (more...More

1  Thank Gilles B
Reviewed 12 September 2014

This restaurant has a great selection of food from Thai to Western. Our meals were fresh, well prepared and well presented. Great atmosphere and nice location on the south of the island. The only disappointing thing was the service. This may have been due to...More

Thank Megan C
Reviewed 4 July 2014

We enjoyed an excellent meal at FAI - the in-house restaurant at Elements Boutique & Spa resort. Fusion menu with emphasis on fresh fish and vegetable. Service was friendly without being overpowering. Good range of New World wines at reasonable prices. We enjoyed the cocktails...More

Thank Steve C
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14 February 2017|
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28 August 2015|
Response from 2016BBELE | Property representative |
Hello @ Elemnts boutique resort and spa hide-away. 53/5 Moo 4 Pang ka talking Ngam. 84140 South of the island
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 40
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 53/5 Moo 4 Phang Ka, Taling Ngam, Ko Samui 84140, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Surat Thani Province  >  Ko Samui  >  Taling Ngam
  • Phone Number: +66 86 060 3118
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