Hua Hin is one of the most popular places to visit in Thailand. It has everything for a great vacation, whether you are into beaches, sports, spas – or restaurants. In fact, the restaurants in Hua Hin are top notch and there is a real variety on offer.
Love seafood? You are definitely in the right place as Hua Hin is filled with possibilities for seafood dinners. Like to try new Thai dishes? Hua Hin has some fantastic Thai restaurants serving classic favorites and new ideas. And Hua Hin also has more than its fair share of Italian, Western, Indian restaurants, and more.
Read on to find out more about some of our favorite places to eat in Hua Hin, Thailand.
13 of the Best Restaurants in Hua Hin
This pier restaurant has an old-fashioned style and remains busy. The menu is diverse but there is particular emphasis on seafood, which will please even the most jaded traveller. There is an open kitchen where you can see the chefs making the dishes, and views over the ocean to enjoy.
2) Heidi’s Garden Restaurant
This is a unique kind of restaurant serving lovely Thai food that is characterized by an outstanding blend and balance of flavors. Heidi’s Garden Restaurant also stands out as it is modeled on a Swiss chalet and it also serves Swiss-style dishes. You can therefore enjoy the best of both worlds – Thai and European cooking.
3) Hua Hin Koti
This restaurant is located opposite the night market in Hua Hin and is a Thai/ Chinese style eatery serving plenty of old favorites. It is highly regarded in the local area and attracts both visitors and locals to its lovely soups, curries, and noodle dishes.
4) You Yen Hua Hin Balcony
Located on the beach on the Gulf of Thailand, this restaurant has a stunning setting with views across the ocean. It is a lovely building, too, dating from the 20s, and the food is – of course – perfect. There is a variety of Thai dishes available on the menu and you can choose from soups, snacks, and filling mains.
5) Beach Society
This restaurant is at the SO Sofitel luxury hotel and it serves a variety of international dishes in a stunning setting on the oceanfront. If you want traditional Thai food this is probably not the place to come, but instead this restaurant serves some innovative and tasty Western-style favorites and some interesting new flavors.
6) Saeng Thai Seafood
Are you looking for a perfect traditional seafood feast? This restaurant is perfect for that – it serves all the favorite seafood dishes in a great location overlooking the ocean, which is naturally where you want to be when you are enjoying seafood. The dishes are reasonably priced and all the seafood is fresh.
7) Jek Pia Coffeeshop
This is much more than a simple café – the Jek Pia Coffeeshop serves seafood dishes and specializes in stir-fries with gloriously fresh ingredients. This restaurant is very popular and attracts many locals as well as visitors. So try and go early to secure a table.
8) Jim Daeng
Another great choice for a restaurant located on the beach front, Jim Daeng Restaurant is a family-run concern with lots of seafood dishes on the menu. All the seafood is perfectly fresh and tastes delicious. And there are also lots of Thai favorites to enjoy.
9) Hin Lek Fai Restaurant
This restaurant is situated on the outskirts of the city and is the perfect place to relax and unwind. The restaurant is surrounded by gardens and the lush hills of Hua Hin. The menu is a mixture of Western and Thai dishes. You can get here by tuk-tuk if you do not have your own car.
10) Livanto Lifestyle
This restaurant is a modern and high-end choice with lovely décor and a range of elegant dishes on the menu. Don’t choose this one if you want some rustic Thai food. Livanto Lifestyle serves a fusion of Thai and International foods, cooked in innovative ways with imported ingredients.
11) The Moon Terrace
This is a popular beachfront restaurant that is located in the heart of Hua Hin. You benefit from great views directly over the ocean and a range of seafood and Thai dishes to enjoy.
12) Let’s Sea Hua Hin
Let’s Sea is an alfresco restaurant that benefits from a relaxed outdoor setting with casual seating and a comfortable ambiance. It serves Thai food, international food, comfort food, and plenty of other favorites. It is a great place to meet friends and enjoy a drink and something to eat.
13) Baan Isara
A lovely seafront place with excellent seafood dishes and a range of other Thai foods. It is very popular and occupies a prime location on the shore for a memorable meal.