10 Top Fine Dining Restaurants in Pattaya


  1. The Mantra

The Mantra Restaurant is probably one of the best known fine dining restaurants in the city.  It is located on Pattaya Beach Road, about 300 metres down from the Dolphin Roundabout and is part of the Amari Hotel.  The Sunday brunch is always a popular choice with bookings highly recommended.

  1. The Mata Hari

This is another popular restaurant that is well known to the local expats.  The restaurant is boutique in it’s nature and serves a wide range of European and Thai dishes.

  1. Casa Pascal

The owner takes great pride in using only the finest quality produce and this often includes rarities such as Atlantic lobster or truffles.  The restaurant is located on 2nd Road in South Pattaya.

  1. The Glass House

The Glass House is beach front restaurant located in the Na Jomtien area.  The place is extremely popular with Thais coming down from Bangkok and specialises more in Thai food rather than European.  This is popular location at weekends.

  1. Cafe des Amis

Located on Thrapraya Road, Cafe des Amis take great pride in the freshness of their food and boasts imported meats, lobsters and salmon.  European and Thai food is served with emphasis on French food.  Often piano music or jazz music is played to add to the ambience.

fine3 A dish from Cafe des Amis

  1. Radius Restaurant, Cape Dara Resort

The Radius Restaurant located at the Cape Dara Resort in Naklua is a popular, new location.  The restaurant offers great views across Naklua Bay and serves European, Thai, Japanese and Indian cuisine so quite literally everyone is catered for. This is perhaps not one of the first places that people think of but perhaps it now needs more consideration.

  1. Bruno’s Restaurant and Lounge Bar

Located at the Chateaux Dale complex in Jomtien, Bruno’s is a well known, up market restaurant.  The place is well respected and serves Thai and European dishes in excellent surroundings.

  1. Royal Grill Room and Wine Cellar, Royal Cliff Resort

Located at the Royal Cliff Resort in the Pratamnak area of Pattaya this restaurant is as you would expect of the highest quality.  The food and service are excellent and you certainly won’t be disappointed.

  1. Drift, The Hilton

The Hilton Hotel in Central Pattaya has 3 restaurants although the best known is probably the Drift. The food and views are excellent and well worth a visit.

  1. Moonlight Fine Dining

Located in Jomtien, Moonlight offers a superb fine dining experience that should be experienced by everyone.  Go on treat yourself!