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Raan Jay Fai

#755 of 11,013 Restaurants in Bangkok
€€ - €€€Seafood, Asian, Thai
327 Mahachai Road, Samranras Subdistrict, Phra Nakon District., Bangkok, Thailand
+66 2 223 9384
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“drunken noodles” (50 reviews)
“crab omelette” (54 reviews)
“seafood” (22 reviews)
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Seafood, Asian, Thai
€€ - €€€
327 Mahachai Road, Samranras Subdistrict, Phra Nakon District., Bangkok, Thailand
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Reviewed 2 days ago 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
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Unfortunately we discovered that the restaurant is closed due to a fire it seems from the outside. It is suggested that the restaurant opens again on September 3th but we doubt this. Anyone knows more information whether she re-opens?

7  Thank Katja v
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Heard Jai Fai is closed unexpectedly until Sep 3. Can someone confirm if this is true? Our concierge at our hotel communicated that to us at the last minute so just want to confirm.

8  Thank Mari_Wink
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My colleague book months ahead for us to ensure there and yet we waited 20mins for the seat and 20mins for the food. I had long wanted to visit this place even before it was give a Michelin star. My diary has never permit until...More

2  Thank tpsze
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We got in touch with them thru email and we were booked at their opening slot. Once we got there, there were already 25 groups of people on the walk in list. Don’t walk in, email and reserve. Thank me after. Once they opened shop,...More

2  Thank Pocholo N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ate at the restaurant after making a late afternoon reservation via their email address several months before our visit. The restaurant is easy to find and is on a main street about a mile walk out of Chinatown. The restaurant was also easy to...More

1  Thank Daniel H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a full day planned on Raan Jay Fai's side of town which included, a visit to the Grand Palace, Wat Arun, and Wat Pho. Our first stop was the Grand Palace, and then we broke for lunch. The Grand Palace would be the last...More

2  Thank jbones718Brooklyn
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Is the food good? Yes. Is it so much better than the stalls 20 meters away? Not for me. Prices are 5-8 times higher and you just don’t know when it’s going to be your turn. Saying it’s 1 to 6 hours wait is not...More

4  Thank Francesco V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My Foremost Advice: DO NOT visit with an empty stomach or when you are very hungry. We arrived confidently without a prior reservation, partly because the coordinator among us had the wrong contact number. We walked in at 1:45pm, saw that it only opens at...More

Thank GeorgeJorgimoto
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Definitely one of a kind crab egg omelette I’ve ever tasted. We went late at night and got the last seats. Waited for an hour for the food to be served, because apparently there’s only one chef cooking, none other than the Jay Fai herself....More

1  Thank esuw
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8 September 2018|
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Response from Katja v | Reviewed this property |
It is Open!
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Kelly B
27 July 2018|
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Response from Greg D | Reviewed this property |
You will not have to wait
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25 June 2018|
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Response from jorel424 | Reviewed this property |
I would highly recommend booking a table as early as possible. I booked 7 weeks in advance! This is the # they have posted on their FB page +66 2 223 9384. THey are very friendly and speak English.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
14:30 - 00:00
14:30 - 00:00
14:30 - 00:00
14:30 - 00:00
14:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 327 Mahachai Road, Samranras Subdistrict, Phra Nakon District., Bangkok, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Bangkok
  • Phone Number: +66 2 223 9384
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