Jump to content

Support our Sponsors >> Thai Friendly | Pattaya News | Pattaya Unplugged | Buy a drink for Soi 6 Girls | Thailand 24/7 Forum | TPN Property | La La Land bar | NEW PA website | Subscribe to The Pattaya News |Pattaya Investigations | Rage Fight Academy | Buy/Sell Businesses | Isaan Lawyers | Siam Business Brokers | Belts Of Mongering - Mongering Authority | Add your Text or Event here


Akvavit (Jomtien beach): weekend lunch buffet review (with photos)


Recommended Posts

I tried out the lunch buffet at Akvavit today. It's 295 THB including taxes and available on Saturdays and Sundays between 12:00 and 16:00. With a diet coke the total came to 350 THB.


The buffet is located in the air-conditioned innermost space of the restaurant.


Elsewhere on the web I had seen someone complaining that the warm food was not kept warm enough. This was not the case today - the food was placed in (normally closed) metal containers with some heavy duty heat candles beneath which managed to keep the food at a good temperature.


Here is what was on offer today:


Cold cuts:





Seafood salad:





"Skagen" (Swedish-style egg-halves with prawns, mayo, dill, some fish roe-like thing)





"Penne Pasta Salad":





Potato salad:





Butter-fried rice





Green curry chicken:





Herb buffalo wings





"Pytt Bellman" (Swedish-style hash with cream):





Mashed potatoes:





Meatballs in cream sauce:





Honey-roasted spare ribs:





Pepper steak:





Sauces, condiments (including lingonberries for the meatballs!) and fruits:





The first plate of food I grabbed was naturally some meatballs :)




(Sorry for the quality of some of those photos.)


So how did it all taste?


The "pepper steak" (somewhat misnamed) was really great. Tasty and tender beef with a nice sort of port steak like sauce. 


The mash and the "Pytt Bellman" were also quite good.


The meatballs along with their sauce were a bit of a disappointment, particular since this is a Swedish-run place. 


The rest (the cold stuff, the rice, the curry etc) sort of tasted like you would expect them to. :)

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Thanks for a good review, but for around 50฿ more I think ill stick with the Hilton lunch time buffet, so much more choice....

Link to comment
Share on other sites


This topic is now archived and is closed to further replies.

  • COVID-19

    Any posts or topics which the moderation team deems to be rumours/speculatiom, conspiracy theory, scaremongering, deliberately misleading or has been posted to deliberately distort information will be removed - as will BMs repeatedly doing so. Existing rules also apply.

  • Advertise on Pattaya Addicts
  • Recently Browsing

    • No registered users viewing this page.
  • Create New...

Important Information

By using this site, you agree to our Terms of Use.