Malin Plaza - Busy Market in Patong Malin Plaza Patong - Bazaar Famous for Local Food, Phuket

Weather :

Timings : 2:00 PM - 12:00 AM

Entry Fee : No Entry Fee

Malin Plaza Patong, Phuket Overview

Malin Plaza in south Patong is a bazaar known for its amazing offerings of local food. Some of the popular choices include tropical fruits like mango and star fruits, Thai pancakes, sticky rice as well as buying fresh fish and getting it cooked by the locals. It is also a great place to pick up some traditional Thai trinkets!

Malin Plaza also offers a splendid range of traditional souvenirs and Thai knick-knacks at fair and affordable prices. Although not as crowded and busy as the other neighbouring bazaars, it is still popular when it comes to its shopping options. Among producing and selling trinkets and souvenirs, Malin Plaza also sells apparel, spa products, and electronics. The bazaar is perfect if visitors want to purchase items that are a tad bit different from the usual souvenirs.

Photos of Malin Plaza Patong

Book Phuket Activities

Read More on Malin Plaza Patong

Shopping at Malin Plaza

  • Although relatively a new night market in town, Malin Plaza surely offers a range of new designs in clothing, footwear, luggage, spa and beauty products, Thai trinkets, souvenirs, and mobile phone accessories among others.
  • Malin Plaza also boasts of various food options including fruits, vegetables, meat and seafood, and cocktails, to satiate your taste buds

Food and Restaurants

  • Known for their food scene, Malin Plaza features an array of food stalls serving tasty seafood dishes, sticky mango rice, local snacks and foods, sweets, Thai pancakes, fried chicken, sushi, crepes, ice-cream, and halal food.
  • The bazaar also sells fresh fruits including snake fruits, dragon fruits, mangoes, star-fruits, and many other tropical fruits.

Tips

  • Due to the lack of air-conditioning, Malin Plaza can get quite warm and hot during the summer months.
  • Try visiting the bazaar around the evenings as the bazaar is quite more relaxed, and it gets more vibrant.
  • Also, the variety of souvenirs and food items offered here is quite limited, so it’s best to get there a bit early if you want to taste the best food in Phuket.
  • Riding in a tuk-tuk to Malin Plaza is much better and way cheaper than taking a taxi.

How to Reach the Plaza

  • Located between the exits of Sai Kor Road and Rat-U-Thit Road in Phuket, you could either take a tuk-tuk or a taxi to Malin Plaza.
  • Tuk-tuk costs about THB 200, whereas the taxi costs a bit higher, around THB 300 or THB 350.

Phuket Packages

Compare quotes from upto 3 travel agents for free

Top Hotels In Phuket

Phuket Reviews

Your rating

Ask a Question

Ask a question from the travellers who have experience.

View 29 Packages