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Why Not Bar

9 M.5 T.Koh Lanta Yai, Ko Lanta 81150, Thailand
+66 83 644 1333
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Good location, AWFUL service & average food

There are plenty of cool, chilled out beach side bars in koh lanta, so there is no reason to... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Nick E
via mobile
Review of restaurant next door to Why Not Bar

We visited Why Not 2 days ago. Great Margaritas and beer, good service. We decided to eat at the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Amyelva
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Melbourne, Australia
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Now we offer nightly fire show and live music. You will enjoy our shows on one of the most beautiful beaches on Koh Lanta. Come see it for yourself why most people highly recommend us for a good night out spot and can't miss while you are on Koh Lanta.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“fire show” (84 reviews)
“every night” (33 reviews)
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Hours Today: 11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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9 M.5 T.Koh Lanta Yai, Ko Lanta 81150, Thailand
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+66 83 644 1333
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"fire show"
in 84 reviews
"every night"
in 33 reviews
"restaurant next door"
in 16 reviews
"kantiang bay"
in 21 reviews
"great live music"
in 7 reviews
"fun staff"
in 7 reviews
"sit on the floor"
in 7 reviews
"low tables"
in 3 reviews
"laid back"
in 17 reviews
"great drinks"
in 7 reviews
"great place to chill"
in 4 reviews
"thai standards"
in 3 reviews
"pimalai resort"
in 5 reviews
"chilled vibe"
in 3 reviews
"great sunset"
in 4 reviews
"during our stay"
in 7 reviews
"beach front"
in 5 reviews
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

There are plenty of cool, chilled out beach side bars in koh lanta, so there is no reason to subject yourself to this place. If you like food and drink that it twice the price but half the quality, served to you by staff who...More

Thank Nick E
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited Why Not 2 days ago. Great Margaritas and beer, good service. We decided to eat at the restaurant next door for lunch, we were 4 adults, 5 kids. We ordered the prawn tempura for one child for lunch, and that night he was...More

Thank Amyelva
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was the first place our group had decided to try out for lunch. The food was okay however the setting was superb! Straight away the level of service wasn't great. The girls working here looked fed up and they looked like they wanted to...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great beach bar with laid back atmosphere. Friendly staff. We enjoyed a lot the live music band in the evenings, you can ask them to play your favorite songs, super entertaining. Free wifi. We didn't try the food but liked the cheap beers. Just a...More

Thank dussaert
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Loved this bar. Watched the sunset from their bean bag lounge chairs on the beach. Great happy hour and pizza.

Thank Katie L
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice location on a quiet cove in the south of Koh Lanta. The food and drinks were good and reasonably priced The best part is the entrainment for sure - had a really good Thai guitar player doing covers and after that a really impressive...More

Thank chopper89x
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We've popped in here now and then on different evenings during our stay in Kantiang. It really is the place to be for a nice relaxing evening with beanbags on the beach a fire show and some live music to boot. You can eat at...More

Thank JBG_Enfield
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited this bar yesterday after reading good reviews. We had some lunch and drinks but we were having such a good time that we decided to stay for the rest of the afternooon to benefit from such a lovely location. We then decided we...More

Thank BexieB
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This was our spot every night during our stay in Kho Lanta. The staff was just amazing. They had a very set up on the beach with these huge bean bags that are place on the sand looking out at the beach. They have a...More

Thank Ana B
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Reviewed 15 March 2018

Loved the experience of dining on the beach with the sound of the waves hitting the shoreline & sea breeze on your face. F&B was quite good & we liked whatever we ordered from mojito's to daiquiri's, although we didn't have dinner but the accompanying...More

Thank SubhrajyotiC
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