Phuket, Thailand –The 9th Floor, one of Phuket’s trendiest fine dining establishments has once again been included in the Tatler Best Restaurant Guide recognising it as one of the Thailand’s premier restaurants.
The restaurant, which was founded just five years ago, first won this accolade in 2009 and repeated the success again for 2010, 2011, 2012 and now for 2013 with a very strong score in all four categories of appraisal – food and menu; wine cellar; ambience and setting and service.
“Mr. Thomas Brack the General Manager of the 9th Floor said, “We are delighted to be recognised for our outstanding food, wine and service once again and it is a great honour to be selected as one of Thailand’s top restaurants. This year’s Thailand Tatler award is the result of a superb team effort in which every member of our staff played a great part. From our dedicated professionals in the kitchen, to our elegant and knowledgeable front of house staff, to our management team, every staff member continues to contribute greatly to our success. No one deserves greater praise than our internationally-trained chef Wara Pakdeevirote and her team who have maintain the very highest standards in the kitchen. Situated on the 9th floor of the Sky Inn Condotel off Rat – U –Thid Road in Patong, the 9th Floor Restaurant and Bar serves some of the best award-winning Mediterranean food in Phuket, as well as Alpine specialties and a superb Thai selection of dishes. The décor is ultra-chic and the restaurant is urbane and tasteful. Floor-to-ceiling sliding windows afford unprecedented views across Patong and the Andaman Sea…. particularly beguiling around sunset and the convivial bar is a favorite meeting place.
The welcoming bar serves terrific cocktails, local and international beers and the wine cellar has been expanded to almost 300 labels offering a highly comprehensive range of European classics, established New World favourites and emerging vintners and regions, as well as excellent wine by the glass.
Beautiful, elegantly dressed, attentive and knowledgeable, the staff at The 9th Floor are undoubtedly another reason that the restaurant enjoys so many repeat and local residents amongst its enthusiastic clientele.