Zazen Restaurant Samui has earned wide spread fame and praise as one of the best restaurants on Koh Samui for its superior menu, invigorating beachfront location, and dreamily romantic ambience.
Chef Stéphane French national has been since a young age involved in the world of cooking his father being a Chef. He has grown up in an environment of senses where the pleasure to provide enjoyment to others is the key factor.
Having done and followed his culinary education in the South of France in “Provence” where the cuisine is light, fresh, sunny. A world of discovery has since been the route following his path through the different countries he has worked in.
Inspired and dedicated to simply enhance taste and flavors, each creation redefines humbly a different vision of passionate and personal cooking.
Together with a unique sense of elegance, my team and I constantly seek to display the optimum combination and association of individual and original taste, keeping the true identity of ingredients used.
“I have thought to demonstrate that simplicity with a touch of creativity and passion will bring out the best in ingredients, making cuisine different, special and fun.’’
Zazen Restaurant Samui is the Thai food lovers dream, the international food lovers reawakening.
The atmosphere at Zazen Restaurant is one of romance, sophistication and intimacy. At night, the trendy restaurant glows with the light of over one hundred candles. Soft jazz mingles with the sound of gentle waves and guests enjoy the pleasures of fine dining, elegant service, and the entertainment of traditional Thai dance in Samui.
The restaurant is located on the beachfront at Bo Phut, with sweeping views of neighbouring islands over the tranquil and gentle waters of the bay.
Many five star hotels on the island recommend Zazen Restaurant Samui to their guests for its must-try cuisine, unique atmosphere and superb service.
The trusted Thai restaurant guide Tatler chose Zazen Restaurant as one of the best restaurant and dining experiences on Koh Samui.
The world famous TIME Magazine recommends Zazen Restaurant to holiday makers in search of a fine cuisine dining experience in Samui.
Destinasian, a trendy magazine distributed all over Asia, praises the quality of the day tapas menu served at Zazen Restaurant and the style and décor of the resort. Best Resort and Restaurant in Asia
The reliable and famous local Dining Guide recognizes Zazen Restaurant as an asset to their guide book as the Bo Phut restaurant is recommended by popular demand. Samui Restaurant Guide
When you feel like dining on the beach, in an intimate Thai Sala, call ahead to reserve your own private Zazen dinner. A romantic dinner just for two and catered for you especially, a cocktail party on the beach for your friends to celebrate, both are available at Zazen under the supervision of Chef Stéphane . Contact your e-concierge now to organize a special dinner for any occasion.
We would like to take this opportunity to invite you to our special Thai Dance evenings held at Zazen Restaurant every Thursday and Sunday.Read more
Koh Samui didn't receive the name of a Tropical Paradise just because of its beautiful beaches. The diversity of cooking styles and the quality of the fare itself makes the island a veritable "gourmet's paradise" too.Read more