We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Red Duck Restaurant

Khoktanod Rd. 88/3, Kata Beach, Karon, Phuket 83000, Thailand
+66 84 850 2929
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fried duck” (352 reviews)
“thai food” (162 reviews)
“curry” (98 reviews)
Open Now
Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Khoktanod Rd. 88/3, Kata Beach, Karon, Phuket 83000, Thailand
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (2,114)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 1,272 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

What a great place to enjoy a diversity of Thai food at its best. Friends had invited me to join them at The Red Duck on a number of occasions as it was their regular hang out, but this was my first time. "I'll be...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Beachsando
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This place is a gem. The food is exceptional and the service very friendly. Authentic Thai food we ate with pure delight. Make sure you read their story at the beginning of the menu - very touching, make the effort and go you will not...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Debbieperth
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Authentic, delicious street food in a clean, friendly environment. The Crab Tom Yam special was fresh and delicious, Pad Thai was good too! Highly recommend!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 808natanyag
Reviewed 5 days ago

A short walk from the "chips with everything" center of Kata Beach, The Red Duck offers slightly pricier but extremely good Thai food, prepared and served with more care and attention to the dishes that are usually served up to tourists. All the usual dishes...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank AngusmacTV
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The restaurant is located not far from the center of Kata. The Thai food is really tasty and well executed: our favorites were Pad Thai, Fried Rice and Chicken satay. We came back twice since it had a better quality/price ratio than most restaurants in...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ate there last night - they were willing to cook the food with Thai level spice for us rather than the completely toned down farang fare you generally get Had crab and shrimp - all fresh spicy and delicious - great work

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank N2990VLchrism
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Small restaurant and the food taste very good. And I like the little details that they added to the dish. Curry crab is today’s special, crab is fresh and they made it with 6 kinds of vegetables and topped with cashews and pine nuts, gives...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Joyce H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I made the mistake of looking into the kitchen on my way to the bathroom. The piles of trash and dirty dishes were stacked multiple feet high and wall to wall. The staff couldn't even walk thru it and were slip sliding all over the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank cruiser4270
redduckrestaurant, Owner at Red Duck Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear customer, thank you to visit us during your Christmas holiday. We would like to apologize if one of the two rest room was not in perfect working condition but in hig season it's hard to find a plumber in few hours: last night we...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely! If you drive too fast (not the case in the area) you will miss the place, too bad for you. A place not to be missed at least because of the kitchen. Excellent plating, burst of flavours and real quality ingredients. Vegan chapter of...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Marius I
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

More expensive than other local options but you will always get a good meal. I come and visit every trip.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank goopy2
Nearby HotelsSee all 840 hotels in Phuket
Casa e Mare
286 reviews
.08 km away
The Palmery Resort
322 reviews
.17 km away
Natalie Resort
201 reviews
.26 km away
Melissa Kata Beach Resort
5 reviews
.26 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Istanbul Turkish Restaurant
973 reviews
.26 km away
Kataturk Turkish Restaurant
1,481 reviews
.25 km away
The Tavern
460 reviews
.40 km away
Nearby Attractions
Surf House Phuket - Kata Beach
1,628 reviews
.63 km away
Kata Beach
7,193 reviews
.64 km away
Community Park
67 reviews
.62 km away
Blue Marine Divers
8 reviews
.18 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
18 July 2018|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
Response from marcellos275 | Property representative |
Yes we have baby chair at Red Duck. Tiny but baby friendly!
Google Translation
18 April 2018|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from redduckrestaurant | Property representative |
A boutique wine list by the bottle of 4 red, 4 white,2 french champagne and one prosecco. By the glass every day 2 white, 2 red, prosecco. D.O.C. and D.O.P. quality wines only That's enough?
Google Translation
Su L
7 September 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Birger L | Reviewed this property |
3.9 Km is the distance
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Khoktanod Rd. 88/3, Kata Beach, Karon, Phuket 83000, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Phuket  >  Karon  >  Kata Beach
  • Phone Number: +66 84 850 2929
  • E-mail
Traditional thai food restaurant opened on September 2011, now moved on a new comfortable boutique location,few steps from Kata Beach. The chef Ole' will be happy to sudgest you tradional thai food and a tasty selection of Essan cousine (100% MSG Free). Fresh ingredients, no frozen product, spicy tailored level, tasty food, and cured dish presentation. Vegan, vegetarian, non spicy food and food intollerance special cares. New dessert card, and quality spirits, a boutique wine celler and good cocktails. A must!
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing