7 Best Nightlife for Chalong Bay Phuket
Chalong Bay has grown and changed a great deal in the past few decades. Today, there are numerous bars and restaurants near the pier and all along the main road. These venues attract the biggest crowds during high season but most are open all year round, albeit with some earlier closing times. Check out the nightlife in Chalong Bay and you won’t be disappointed.
The Tamarind Bar has proved popular for quite a few years now thanks to its good quality. It serves both Thai food and international dishes. Decorated in lights, Tamarind is open daily and looks out to Chalong Bay.
Chalong Sunrise (Suda’s Bar)
Chalong Sunrise allows you to feel the evening (or day) breezes while enjoying breakfast, dinner, or a beer break. This restaurant is of the many great local bars that have around for years. You can grab a sandwich or just hang out. Families are welcome. It is open from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Kang Eang @Pier
Stylish and cool, Kang Eang @Pier is one of the top seafood places in not only Chalong but Phuket. Come here for great food and an excellent drink menu. The restaurant is open from 6:30 a.m. to 11 p.m., while the bar is open at 3 p.m. until around midnight.
Beer Garden is a bar that is open daily and broadcasts sports on its TVs. It’s a good place to go when you want to have a beer in a larger setting while still enjoying a local atmosphere. The Beer Garden is not far from the parking near the pier.
The Coconut Bar is one of several places to head in Chalong if you’re looking for ladyboys or for Thai girls. It has a welcoming atmosphere without being too overwhelming. They serve drinks and the staff and fellow patrons are friendly. The bar is open from 5 p.m. to 2 a.m.
The Anchor Bar is one of the most well-established hangout spots in Chalong Beach. This local bar serves Thai food along with other favorites. Here you can enjoy a simple atmosphere of conversation and drinks. Anchor Bar is open all day, including for breakfast, and isn’t far from Chalong Circle.
O2 Beach Club
The O2 Beach Club is part of the beach club trend, and it’s one of the best in Phuket. It’s quite large and is not far from the pier. Visitors come here to hear lots of music, dance, and enjoy drinks in this multi-story structure.