Cuisine: Innovative Thai
Opening Hours: Dinner 6-10pm, Lunch Sat-Sun 12-3pm, Closed Tue-Wed
Telephone : +66 611 625 269
Samut restaurant is located in the Nai Harn area of Phuket and serves fine Thai cuisine focusing on local seafood enhanced with local ingredients and spices.
Samut, meaning Ocean in Thai, is a new restaurant in Phuket by the two Thai chef-owners Chatchawan Varahajeerakul (Head Chef) and ThiTid Tassanakajohn (Chef/Owner). They gained experience and mastery of culinary arts at Michelin-star restaurants, Le Du in Bangkok and Jaras at InterContinental Hotel Phuket.
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Samut is located in a traditional, Chinese inspired house in Nai Harn with lots of wood and warm tones. With only 4 tables food lovers will appreciate the subdue and luxury ambience while enjoying an outstanding culinary experience.
Samut serves exclusively fine Thai cuisine, focusing on local seafood and ingredients. Chef Banky uses only local seafood caught by small, local fishermen along the Thai coastline; no meat is served at Samut.
Chef Banky’s aim is to introduce and promote all the amazing Thai seafood to his patrons and also to the world. The restaurant serves a 16 dishes seafood tasting menu, with all dishes meticulously prepared and presented; from the Andaman prawn and Southern fermented fish to the Phuket lobster and squid in banana leaf and the unique Murex snails in Southern curry and betel leaf.
With the menu Samut offers some exceptional white and red wines, mainly European.
Friendly and efficient staff, knowledgeable about the food and making helpful recommendations on wine pairing.
Tasting menu 16 courses: THB 2,250++
The 16 dishes tasting menu is a uniquely authentic Thai seafood fine-dining experience which you will not get anywhere else. Samut is a strong contender for a star in the next Michelin Guide Thailand. With only four tables, and very reasonably priced, advanced reservation is required.
14/119 Moo 1, Rawai