7 Best Beach Bars in Phuket
There are a number of great beach venues from which to view a sunset in Phuket, and it’s really a must-do activity while you are here. Settle in at one of these great sunset bars and enjoy a drink with your companions as you take in the spectacular sunset across the water.
1. 360 Degrees Restaurant
This restaurant is part of Phuket Pavilions Resort and has one of the best views of any venue in Layan Beach. They serve great food and as the name implies 360 Degrees Restaurant has sweeping views of the forests as well as the sea.
2. The Surface Bar and Restaurant
Located at La Flora Resort and Spa, the Surface Bar and Restaurant is a recent addition to the Patong Beach lineup. The restaurant and the bar are both modern and stylish. Both venues are also open to the public as well as guests.
3. Bars Above Kata Noi Beach
Past Kata Noi Beach visitors will find several bars and restaurants that are quieter than the area closer to Kata Viewpoint. The best place to check out if you’re looking to see the sunset but avoid the crowds while in Kata.
4. SALA Phuket Restaurant & Beach Bar
This Mai Khao Beach restaurant and bar is part of SALA Phuket resort. Nicely designed and featuring a large pool, diners can enjoy the sunset while drinking cocktails and sampling tapas.
5. Ska Bar
The Ska Bar at Kata Beach is an excellent place to take in the sunset. It gets quite busy, so arrive early and get ready to listen to the music and have a drink amidst a fun crowd.
6. Catch Beach Club
The Catch Beach Club is located amidst some sand dunes and looks out at the water. Sunset views are, of course, quite good and the restaurant itself has nice food and a sleek layout.
7. Joe’s Downstairs
Located at Patong Beach, Joe’s Downstairs is a restaurant popular with the younger crowd that overlooks the water and consequently is the perfect spot to drink a delicious cocktail at sundown.