If you’re in Pattaya and in search of eating establishments where they serve delicious western food, check out our list of the best restaurants the city has to offer you and your palate.
The Glass House
Restaurant, Bar, European, Asian, Fusion, Wine, Beer, Seafood, $$$
The Glass House is located out of the way of Pattaya’s main hustle and bustle on Na Jomtien beach and offers delicious fresh seafood and breathtaking sunsets. This cosy and romantic restaurant is as the name implies, situated in a glass house-style building and has both indoor and outdoor seating with spectacular sea views. An ideal place to watch the sunset with a cocktail or wine before tucking into a delicious meal.
One of the top restaurants in the city is Mantra. The Mantra menu is extensive and includes Japenese, Indian, Chinese, Italian and Thai cuisines which are all masterfully created by a team of specialist chefs. Located right in front of the Amari Orchid Hotel, the restaurant is elegantly decorated and makes an ideal spot for dinner with friends or a romantic date. Top pics off the menu are the wagyu steak or the freshly-made sushi. A dress code is enforced, so don’t show up in shorts and flip-flops.
Restaurant, Wine Bar, Bar, European, Steakhouse, Wine, Beer
The Royal Grill Room and Wine Cellar is a spectacular restaurant located in the Royal Cliff Beach Hotel in Pattaya. The fine-dining restaurant has wooden décor and dim lighting that gives it an old-fashioned gentleman’s club vibe. Dine inside in the air-conditioned restaurant or enjoy the ocean breeze from the outdoor patio. The menu has a selection of high-quality meats like juicy steak and fresh seafood, and portions are presented in haute cuisine style. The restaurant’s wine cavern does not disappoint, holding more than 1,000 different wines; it is the only wine cellar of its kind in Pattaya.
The Radius Restaurant is part of the exclusive Cape Dara Resort and has impressive views over the Pattaya Bay. Here, the menu includes both Asian and European cuisines from Indian to Italian and everything in between! There is also a delicious buffet if you want to sample their range of different foods.
Cafe des Amis is a French Haute cuisine restaurant located in a charming Thai-Balinese-style house. This exclusive experience offers a selection of fresh seafood, Foie Gras and other French favourites, paired with an excellent selection of fine wines. The outside garden is beautiful and inside, the piano music and jazz vocals add to the romantic yet cosy atmosphere.
Bruno’s Restaurant & Wine Bar offers a chic and modern dining experience. The Haute cuisine menu is comprised of an outstanding selection of imported ingredients which are paired with locally grown produce. Once you’ve finished your culinary journey head over to the attached bar to sample their delicious wines, cocktails and spirits.
Cadillac Café & Bar is a quirky and fun Miami Beach art deco-style restaurant. You’d be forgiven to be a little distracted by the vibrant and colourful interior but it all adds to the appeal of this stylish place. The menu consists of classic American favourites and fusion dishes that are on offer for breakfast, lunch and dinner.