The Most Instagrammable Restaurants in Phuket – Photogenic & Beautiful

If you are looking to eat your way around the island and fill up your Instagram feed, here are the most instagrammable restaurants in Phuket

Phuket’s Most Beautiful & Photogenic Restaurants & Cafes 

Phuket has a great cafe and restaurant scene! So much to choose from, but really which are the MOST instagrammable restaurants in Phuket? Restaurants and cafes that are beautiful & photogenic, packed with photography options. While there are several beautiful restaurants in Phuket, which are the ones with the most amazing themes and atmosphere? Whether you’re looking for a jungle backdrop, Sino-Portuguese mansion, or a simple cafe with minimalist interiors, you can definitely find it in Phuket. Here’s our top choices for the most Instagrammable cafes & restaurants in Phuket, in no particular order! 

1. Nua Tone Resort & Cafe

Nua Tone Resort & Cafe features comfortable, minimalist accommodation near Bang Tao and Surin beaches. The jungle loft style cafe has a small waterfall that flows underneath making for an exceptionally relaxing ambience. The cafe serves Thai, Western and fusion food in addition to coffee & tea. If you are looking for an escape from the hustle and bustle, Nua Tone Resort & Cafe delivers.

2. Levantine – East Mediterranean Cuisine

With interiors that transport you straight to an Egyptian marketplace, Levantine – East Mediterranean Cuisine has unique decorations which include levantine furniture, vivid tapestries and creative art work. Famous for its superb Middle Eastern & Mediterranean cuisine, Levantine ticks all of the boxes for a colorful sensory overload and delicious dining experience – both the food and the restaurant are entirely Instagram-worthy.

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3. Black Ginger at The Slate

A modern masterpiece of Thai art, Black Ginger is a stunning restaurant housed in a traditional Thai mansion on the grounds of The Slate at Nai Yang Beach. Featuring a dramatic entrance to the restaurant over a luminescent lagoon, Black Ginger boasts avant-garde interiors and is perfect for those seeking moody Instagram shots.

4. Delico Decoration Coffee & Dessert

Located on the Bypass Road, Delico Decoration Coffee & Dessert is a stylish cafe with a great choice of coffees & teas, delicious cakes and a menu of simple Thai dishes. Inside the cafe, bold blue paint covers the walls and is accented by creative interiors of vintage chairs, oversize mirrors, collectors items and bric-a-brac. It’s a great place to stop for refreshments as well as upgrade your Instagram feed.

5. Simply’ism

A charming little cafe set amongst nature and featuring a beautiful garden view, Simply’ism has a clean, minimalist vibe. The cafe serves coffee and various drinks and has both a Thai and Western food menu. Make sure to capture a photo or two of their delicately decorated cakes before enjoying a coffee break.

6. Hern Coffee and Bistro

Located on the Patong Beach Road, Hern Coffee and Bistro is a lovely semi-open air bistro with both indoor and outdoor seating. The bistro faces Patong Beach, and has plenty of beautiful art adorning its walls. The Asian Fusion Food here is well presented and wonderful for a few foodie photos to add to any Instagram feed.

7. Blue Elephant Phuket

Elegant and contemporary, Blue Elephant Phuket is located inside of an antique governor’s mansion that has been restored to its original Sino-Portuguese style glory. Featuring amazing Royal Thai Cuisine and southern Thai dishes, Blue Elephant Phuket is decorated with beautiful furniture and has excellent lighting. It’s the perfect Instagram backdrop.

8. Ma Doo Bua

Tucked away in a quiet neighborhood, Ma Doo Bua is a lovely cafe located in a Thai-style house with plenty of open spaces and windows. Surrounded by a stunning lotus pond, Ma Doo Bua is a favorite amongst the selfie generation. Make sure to grab a smoothie or juice after your selfie session, and if you are feeling hungry, Ma Doo Bua serves authentic Thai food.

9. Refresh Tropical Cafe

A pool cafe located in the heart of Phuket Town, Refresh Tropical Cafe serves up good vibes and healthy eats. Popular for its smoothie bowls and colorful drinks, Refresh Tropical Cafe features thatched roofs, lots of paradisiacal plants and a refreshing pool to dip your toes in. Want to feel your Instagram feed with gorgeous tropical vibes? Then head to Refresh Tropical Cafe for some snacks and a photo session.

10. Three Monkeys Restaurant

Seamlessly blending with its natural surroundings, Three Monkeys Restaurant is as exotic as the jungle that surrounds it. Combining bamboo and palm frond canopies, Three Monkeys Restaurant is idyllic for any Instagram feed. Food lovers will enjoy their authentic Southern Thai cuisine and its creative plating.

11. The Feelsion Cafe

Located not far from Saphan Hin in Phuket Town, The Feelsion Cafe is popular for its industrial design, homemade bakery items, ice cream and coffee & tea. The interiors of the cafe are equally dreamy and moody, with crevices of natural light sneaking through the ceiling. Spend some time with your friends over coffee and take cool photos both inside and outside The Feelsion Cafe.

12. Torry’s Ice Cream

A popular landmark cafe on Soi Rommanee, Torry’s Ice Cream is housed in a pink building often recognized by the line of patrons outside. Inside, Torry’s Ice Cream is a vintage-inspired Peranakan dream. Traditional and antique dishware are piled high with delicious ice cream combinations. Well known for its decor and desserts, Torry’s Ice Cream is a must visit on your Instagram tour of Phuket.

13. Endless Summer Phuket

A boutique Sino-Portuguese mansion in Phuket Old Town, Endless Summer Phuket is a bohemian dream. Designed and managed by a team of women, the boutique features clothing & accessories from up-and-coming designers. The attached cafe serves delicious French croissants, healthy salads and outstanding coffee. Each and every corner of the boutique is 100% gorgeous and photo-worthy.

14. Tu-Kab-Khao

Housed in a grand Sino-Portuguese mansion in Phuket Town, Tu-Kab-Khao serves southern Thai cuisine in an elegant setting. With interiors reflecting a style similar to the Peranakan houses of Penang, Tu-Kab-Khao is both stylish and vintage and offers up a Thai menu of over 100 items. The restaurant’s facade, interiors and food all make great content for Instagram.

15. DAY & NIGHT of Phuket

A relaxed atmosphere is complemented by gorgeous decor at DAY & NIGHT of Phuket. Located in Phuket Town, the restaurant is a popular hangout for friends and couples. They have an extensive coffee menu plus both Thai and international food offerings. The fully stocked bar here is exceptionally beautiful, and perfect for all of those cool Instagram shots.

16. Coming Home Cafe & Seascape

Tucked away at the southern end of Rawai Beach, Coming Home Cafe & Seascape features an indoor coffee shop, covered outdoor seating and a lounge area with views of the sea. Popular for its homemade cheesecakes, the cafe is simply stunning. Minimalist interiors and crafty touches make for extremely dreamy photographs.

17. Dou Brew Coffee & Craft

A wonderful gem on Soi Rommanee in Phuket Old Town, Dou Brew Coffee & Craft is a coffee shop specializing in creative coffee drinks and local Thai chocolate. The shop is warm and cozy, with plenty of tables and nooks for seating. It’s a favorite amongst the Instagram crowd for its great coffee plus photogenic interiors.

18. Coconuts Cafe

Set amongst a coconut grove in Chalong, Coconuts Cafe is one of the cutest cafes on the island. Tiny and cozy, the cafe is decorated beautifully and has large windows and a cozy patio loaded with greenery. For those wanting to dine outside, the picnic set is absolutely adorable and is sure to gather many likes on your Instagram. Make sure to try the Khao Soi here – it’s one of the most popular menu items and super delicious!

19. Suay Restaurant Cherngtalay

One of the most popular eateries in Phuket, Suay Restaurant Cherngtalay is popular for its charismatic chef and outstanding Thai and Asian fusion cuisine. Food here is well plated and beautifully presented, while the interiors are elegant and refined. Suay is an excellent place for dinner and an even better place to spruce up your Instagram feed. Make sure to check out their neon ‘BE-GIN’ sign in the garden for a retro photograph or two!

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20. Chuen Chom Cafe & Restaurant

Located on Soi Taied in Chalong, Chuen Chom Cafe & Restaurant is a hidden oasis. Decorated in tropical jungle style, the restaurant features floor-to-ceiling windows that flood the interiors with soft, natural light. Food here is superb with both Western and Asian offerings. The coffee shop section serves a wide range of specialty drinks, and the garden setting is simply divine. Instagram nature lovers will adore this place!

This list of course is ever changing as more and more restaurants and cafes pop up in Phuket. So make sure to tag @etableasia on Instagram, and let us know which one of these gorgeous cafes & restaurants is your favorite! 


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