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Tang Jai Yoo

#813 of 9,428 Restaurants in Bangkok
Certificate of Excellence
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Neighbourhood:
Chinatown / Yaowarat
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85-89 Yaowarat & Phanit Rd, Bangkok, Thailand
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11:00 - 14:00
16:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 14:00
16:30 - 22:00
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Houston, Texas
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276 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Eat here tonight with our 4 adult children, including three hungry boys who are hard to satisfy. Ordered the Suckling pig which now costs 1800 Baht but worth every cent. Crab fried rice, morning glory and the sweet water shrimp was more than enough to satisfy all our hunger and washed down with 10 beers the tab came to 4000... More 

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Bangkok
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354 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

great place to enjoy Chinese food with a large group of friends, so that you can share and enjoy the large variety of dishes on offer. Very, very popular with large groups.

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Thank Sarakit C
Singapore
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 201 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

We wanted to order a crab dish for the 9 of us but the price proved too exorbitant So we settled for suckling piglet, fried rice with crab meat, big river prawn tanghoon, claypot fishmaw, whole coconut, pea sprouts with fish slices, crispy fried prawn rolls, dessert dough sweet sticks. Overall, a satisfying and pleasant meal. Not exactly cheap, but... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

I went to Tang Jai Yoo for dinner on 3 Nov 2016 and I must it is one of the better Chinese restaurant in Thailand. The roasted suckling pig that I ordered has such nice crispy skin and me and my 5 dining companion simply couldn't get enough of it! After we had eaten the skin, the waiter will bring... More 

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Asia
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38 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Apparently an established local Chinese restaurant catering for the local, not so touristy. We ordered Roast suckling pig, Fish maw soup, Oyster omelette, vegetables. Suckling pig was amazing- The skin was crispy. We enojoyed the food! However on the expensive side. There is also No itemise bill-only one lump sum amount.

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Thank WhoppeR2015
Shanghai, China
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6 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

Nice Chinese-Thai restaurant in Bangkok's Chinatown. Saw it on No Reservations with Anthony Bourdain and knew it had to be the first stop when we got off the plane. The suckling pig is a bit expensive at 800 baht but it is delicious. You can see them being twirled on skewers over flames down a side alley next to the... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Recommended dish is the claypot goose web and the teochew raw fish. The sauce with the raw fish is excellent. The other dishes are ok but on the expensive side.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016

We went to Tang Jai Yoo on the 7 Jul 2016. 1, Getting there. The restaurant is located on the side street and not on the main street of China town. We took the train to Surasak station and took a tuk tuk to the restaurant. The tuk tuk cost pus B100. 2. The food was ok as said. 3.... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

We went there for 4th of July lunch And after driving around for an hour finally we found the place. We had to book it the night before and they are asking for Cash only ??!! The suckling Pig was great but not smoked which was a bit disappointing to us but other than that after we eat the skin... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

It's a long established local Chinese restaurant catering for the local. Other than the pig we ordered Raw fresh water fish with condiment, steamed small fresh water Shrimp (Chee-Hae), Thai oyster in Omelette, Steamed Crab Craw, end up withGoose-web with Bah Mee (noodles). Not normal Menu for someone who is not familiar with their famous dishes. If not sure, best... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Seafood, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 14:00
16:30 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 14:00
16:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 14:00
16:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 14:00
16:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 14:00
16:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 14:00
16:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 14:00
16:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 85-89 Yaowarat & Phanit Rd, Bangkok, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Bangkok>  > Chinatown / Yaowarat
  • Neighbourhood: Chinatown / Yaowarat

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Chinatown / Yaowarat

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Chinatown / Yaowarat
Better known as 'Yaowarat' among locals, Chinatown is Bangkok's bustling district that never sleeps. During the day, the main street and its small alleyways are filled with a vibrant mix of colours, scents and flavours coming from the roadside restaurants and all-day markets. The real action, however, happens after sunset. Surrounded by neon lights, Thais and tourists alike flock here around dinnertime to feast on some of the best street food in town. Escape the chaos by venturing a little further from the main road and discover hidden shrines, friendly locals and daily life in its purest form.
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