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Raan Jay Fai

327 Mahachai Road | Samranras Subdistrict, Phra Nakon District, Bangkok 10200, Thailand
+66 2 223 9384
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Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“drunken noodles” (51 reviews)
“crab omelette” (55 reviews)
“seafood” (22 reviews)
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Thai
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
327 Mahachai Road | Samranras Subdistrict, Phra Nakon District, Bangkok 10200, Thailand
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1 - 10 of 211 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Imagine the best Pad Thai you’ll ever eat at a Michelin starred restaurant and my entire bill was $12.65! This joint (yes, it’s basically street food served right) surprises and delights. After the wait (no reservations - and it started raining when I was waiting...More

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Reviewed yesterday

A really interesting place with superb food. There is a waiting list of about half an hour and then after you order you have to wait for at least half an hour more considering there is only one cook, but the waiting is really worthy,...More

Thank Alejandro_Piscoya
Reviewed 3 days ago

I wrote Jay Fai (got their email from a previous post here) about 3 weeks before we left. I did get a confirmed time and date (after 2-3 emails back and forth) and Fon, the person I was was working with, was amazing. We got...More

1  Thank Shawn T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had booked the table for the opening of the restaurant at 2.30pm, we were seated by 2.40pm and the waiting time started which didn’t really bothered us as we loved watching the cook (Jay Fai). The chef prepares every dish herself, this explain the...More

2  Thank Axel C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We got there at 1.30pm and were 7th on the list. We then came back at 2.45pm and there were 25 on the list. By 4pm there were 39 on the list. We were invited into the restaurant at 4pm and got our food at...More

4  Thank Katie B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My curiosity was awakened by the apparent contradiction of street food and Michelin star.. Big mistake. I would have accepted the three(!) hour + wait for a table, if i finally got something reasonably good. But the famous pad kee mau with alleged super fresh...More

2  Thank 954pb
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food is fantastic here, don’t hesitate to go. We had the two most recommended dishes crab omelette and drunken noodles. We found this sufficient amount of food. It cost 1500 baht. We had managed to get an online booking for 16.00. we did have to...More

Thank shonah169
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Hopefully you haven’t planned anything because we waited for over 2.5 hours for a table and had to leave for another appointment. One woman cooks every dish so the production is extremely slow. What really hurt us was a group came at opening and ordered...More

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have heard about this place way before they had gotten their 1 Michelin star. Been wanting to try it but have always heard about the long wait. We decided to give it a try but went at about 11:30 pm at night. To our...More

Thank JudahTDK
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

This was the first meal of our honeymoon. Crab Omelette, Drunken Noodles and Tom Yum Goong. We knew we over ordered by 1 dish but it is so worth it. This is an experience, watching Jay Fai perform and create beautiful dishes and watch the...More

Thank Conor S
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MattP1082
26 September 2018|
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Response from plourenco | Reviewed this property |
Best way to get a a table is going there and wait ... My opinion : there are much better restaurants in Bangkok...
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swan101
9 September 2018|
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Response from Katja v | Reviewed this property |
It is Open!
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27 July 2018|
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Response from Greg D | Reviewed this property |
You will not have to wait
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Tuesday
2:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
2:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
2:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Friday
2:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
2:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 327 Mahachai Road | Samranras Subdistrict, Phra Nakon District, Bangkok 10200, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Bangkok
  • Phone Number: +66 2 223 9384
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