Cuisine: Italian Fine Dining
Opening Hours: Daily 12pm - 3pm and 6.00pm - 11pm
Telephone : +66 76 618 127
On the coast of Kalim Beach, just 5 minutes from Patong and 10 Minutes from Kamala, Acqua style and design feature imaginative white lines with a chic, bright, modern and luxury ambience.
Sardinian-born chef Alessandro Frau is credited for starting the “molecular” and “modern” dining trend in Phuket decades ago at his fine-dining Italian restaurant Acqua. Drawing in both devotees that cherish authentic Italian tastes and adventurous epicureans obsessed with modernized gourmet fare, Acqua reinvents centuries-old recipes into mind-blowing creations that still retain traditional Italian flavors. The restaurant boasts one of the island most impressive list of wines, with over 550 selections of fine wines and vintage bottles.
Sous vide cooked Octopus salad, marinated in extra virgin olive oil, lemon and vinegar, fennel leaves, celery and Taggiasche olives.
The Acqua Experience offers a wide range of unique creations prepared with a selection of local and imported ingredients. From Sicilian red prawns, to Puglian burrata cheese, Sardinian sea urchin, the best French oyster, exquisite American lobster and the freshest seafood from Phuket.
Other signature dishes include the 55 minutes slow cooked egg on a Parmesan cheese fondue, fresh black truffle and crispy pancetta powder, the Acqua Signature Tortelli “Il Mare” stuffed with Burrata cheese in a sauce of vongole juice, squid ink, Sardinian sea urchin and marine plankton, the wood fired roasted suckling pig, saffron and violette potatoes, broad beans and it’s own sauce and not to miss the Memories of “Fior di Latte” milk semifreddo, foam, gelatin, sauce and gelato.
The service is professional and attentive.
THB 1,050 – THB 6,800
Alessandro and Acqua Restaurant philosophy are rooted in the authentic Italian cuisine influenced with a special touch of his native Sardinia, but reinterpreted in a continue evolution with new cooking technics, ingredients and always artistic presentation. Definitively a must-stop on your Phuket gastronomy tour.
324/15 Prabaramee Road
Kalim Bay , Patong, Kathu