The best things to do after dinner in Maenam complement the tranquil tropical vacation vibe of Samui's popular beach. The beach is more on the chill-out side of nightlife trends, with venues that can suit all budgets and tastes.

    Our list includes cool and friendly pubs, chic and sophisticated lounges, and relaxing beachfront bars. These offer a good range of after-dinner entertainment, such as live music, happy hour, TVs broadcasting sporting events, and fun pool games.

    What are the best things to do at night in Maenam?


    Black Rose Bar

    Reggae tunes and fun games

    Black Rose Bar is a reggae-style beachfront bar at the northwestern end of Maenam Beach. Run by a friendly team, this is often packed with locals looking to unwind at the end of the day. Thanks to its location, it's one of the best sundowner spots in Koh Samui. 

    Black Rose Bar also has a pool table and beach activities during the day. You can find the usual suspects in terms of cocktails and adult beverages, as well as a food menu of Thai and international favorites. 

    Location: Maenam Beach, Koh Samui, Surat Thani 84330, Thailand

    Open: Daily from 1.30 pm to 11.30 pm

    Phone: +66 (0)62 080 0027


    The Boudoir

    A lounge offering romantic vibes

    The Boudoir is a stylish bar located off Samui Ring Road. With an impressive Arabian/Middle Eastern décor and furnishing, the venue is indeed chic and cozy. It's run by a friendly French couple, Magali and Patrice.

    The Boudoir is a great option for a romantic dinner or a relaxed evening in the hookah lounge. You can enjoy excellent wines and cocktails, as well as outstanding Provençal French cuisine. It's a good idea to make a reservation as seats get filled up fast. 

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    Location: 32/2 Moo 1, Mae Nam, Koh Samui, Surat Thani 84320, Thailand

    Open: Tuesday–Saturday from 7 pm to 11.45 pm, Sunday from 7 pm to 11 pm (closed on Mondays)

    Phone: +66 (0)85 783 1031


    Zenzibar Beach Bar

    A place to dine with your toes in the sand

    Zenzibar Beach Bar is a cool beachfront restaurant located 600 meters east of Maenam Walking Street. It has a small open-sided indoor dining area and an outdoor terrace for those who want to dine with their toes in the sand.

    Zenzibar Beach Bar serves Thai and international delicacies at affordable prices. This is a family-run affair. Its competent and friendly owner/manager has extensive experience in the tourism industry.

    Location: 18/33 Maenam, Koh Samui, Surat Thani 84330, Thailand

    Open: Daily from noon to 10 pm

    Phone: +66 (0)62 315 2324


    Beach Bar at Paradise Beach Resort

    Tropical beachfront dining in Maenam

    The Beach Bar at Paradise Beach Resort is a great place to enjoy a tropical evening in Maenam. It's located on the beachfront, right next to Terrace Restaurant. The atmosphere is laidback and prices are in line with the 4-star status of the resort. It's a great place for enjoying cocktails with sunset views of the Andaman Sea. 

    Location: 18/8 Moo 1, Maenam, Koh Samui, Surat Thani 84330, Thailand

    Open: Daily from 10 am to midnight

    Phone: +66 (0)77 247 227


    The Lounge

    Stylish settings and jazzy tunes

    The Lounge is a sophisticated bar on the grounds of Santiburi Samui. It has a classy Sino-Thai style interior design, with glossy wooden parquet, carpets, and comfortable sofas.

    The Lounge is suitable for any occasion, including afternoon teas (accompanied with pastries), pre-dinner aperitifs, and nightcaps with live music. The resort's house band plays jazzy songs on most evenings. 

    Location: Santiburi Resort, 12/12 Moo 1, Maenam, Koh Samui, Surat Thani 84330, Thailand

    Open: Daily from 1.30 pm to 11 pm

    Phone: +66 (0)77 425 031

    Stephan Audiger | Compulsive Traveler

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