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Morning Delights: Phoenix Divers' Top Picks for Breakfast and Brunch on Koh Tao

Hey divers! So, you've explored or are about to explore the depths with Phoenix Divers, and now it's time to conquer a different kind of adventure – breakfast and brunch on Koh Tao. We're here to help, both underwater and on the dining scene. Koh Tao Restaurants are where we refuel after and before a dive, and let me tell you, the breakfast and brunch spots here are on point. From beachside bites to cozy corners with killer coffee, we've got the lowdown on where to kickstart your day. Join us as we spill the beans on the top morning eats – because when you're with Phoenix, even breakfast becomes an unforgettable part of the journey! 🌅🍳

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Very close to Phoenix Divers serving up amazing healthy brunch options. Delicious wraps, salads & smoothies. 2 minute walk from Phoenix Divers $$

Serving up amazing vegetarian and vegan food Vegetabowl is the place for you if you need something refreshing and healthy. Amazing salad bowls, quesadillas, tasty smoothies. Everything is good on the menu, trust us, we’ve tried it all. 6 minute walk from Phoenix Divers $$

Great option for brunch. Factory Cafe serves great coffee, juices, avocado on toast and everything else that you’d expect from a top brunch restaurant in a cosy air conditioned restaurant perfect for those hot Koh Tao days. 6 minute walk from Phoenix Divers $$

Another great brunch option on Koh Tao close enough to walk. Nui Bakery is the place to go if you want great fresh breads, pastries and sweet treats. $$

A bit further away from Phoenix but not far if you have a scooter. Big Tree is a great option for healthy food. We would recommend the Tuna power bowl, Croffle Benedict, open sandwiches or the grilled chicken and mango salad. 5-10 minute drive from Phoenix Divers $$

Great option for coffee, sandwiches and salads. This restaurant if a favorite for dive instructors wanting to grab a quick meal before diving. $

Famous for their daily specials that you can pre-order through their Facebook page, New Heaven Cafe is one of our top picks. Daily specials include Bao Buns, Pulled Pork, Pastas, burgers, smoked brisket and a lot more. 10 minute walk from Phoenix Divers $ 

A beautiful little spot on the Sairee beach road, Onions is a great choice for brunch or even dinner. Try the grilled cheese with bacon or the coco and banana overnight oats for two of our best picks. 12 minute walk from Phoenix Divers $$

Located just next to the pier where all the ferries arrive and leave Coconut Monkey is a great option to grab something when you first arrive or leave the island. The whole menu is healthy, hearty and delicious. Great wraps, smoothie bowls, juices and make sure you grab some baked or sweet things from their fridge before you leave. The caramel cheesecake is what we’d recommend. 20 minute walk from Phoenix Divers $$

A new restaurant linked to the amazing animal clinic. Pop in for delicious food and for a chance to meet and learn more about our dogs and cats on the island. You might even get lucky and meet a litter of cute puppies or kittens looking for a forever home. Be careful though, you might end up popping in for avocado on toast and leaving with a new fur baby. 25 minute walk from Phoenix Divers. $$

As you can guess from the name this spot serves the best chicken and beef/lamb kebabs on the island. Get them in a wrap, box or pittas with a few more delicious items on the menu. We would recommend the chicken wraps with the house sauce, delicious! 15 minute walk from Phoenix Divers $$

Craving a full English breakfast or breakfast muffin? The Workshop serves up the best fry ups the island has to offer and they even have fridges with cans of drinks, chocolates and sweets from the UK and other European countries. 20 minute walk from Phoenix Divers $$

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