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Chao Lay

) #197 of 515 Restaurants in Hua Hin €€ - €€€ Seafood, Asian, Thai
15 Naresdamri Rd, Hua Hin, Thailand
+66 32 513 436
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good43%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (84 reviews)
“crab” (19 reviews)
“garoupa” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
15 Naresdamri Rd, Hua Hin, Thailand
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While we were in Hua Hin , we went to this joint. and it was packed and we had to que wait for table. Took us about 20mins to get table. We ordered lots of seafood especially Tom Yum in a hot pot. I have...More

Thank Suwannee C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

really great, bustling Thai restaurant on a jetty over the water. Very underrated on TripAdvisor at the time of visiting (April 2017)!

Thank Justin K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice seafood. Good value for money. Loved the grilled seabass. And location is very good, by the sea where you get some fresh air,

Thank Trude S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Chow Lay on the pier is a great place for local fare. Very good sea food at reasonable prices. Has a very strong local flavor and can be very spicy for the outsiders. A great experience, of local Thai food and ambiance on the waterfront....More

Thank trvl4exp
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We dined again at Chao Lay on our second visit to Hun Hin. Restaurant was very busy and clearly is very popular and the views out to sea are very pleasant. We ate the garoupa steamed with ginger and garlic which was very fresh but...More

Reviewed 13 April 2017

With a restaurant jutting out into the sea, one would think that the overall experience would be completely favourable. Sadly, I found it to be overpriced and full of people that seemed to be trying to convince themselves that they were having a nice time....More

Thank Jim H
Reviewed 1 April 2017

I was in Hua Hin for 10 days and ended up going to Chao Lay twice because I had a very tough time thinking of another Thai restaurant of value. When you walk along the water there are 3-4 water front restaurants. All of the...More

Thank rparkhk
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

This is a busy restaurant with plastic chairs and tables! Always good food and fast service! Since there is such a busy place there is no worries about the freshness of the food!

Thank Kurt B
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

This place was great 10 - 20 years ago, but a recent visit left us very disappointed. We had a similar experience as several other posters: very slow service, staff totally inattentive, food so-so and the seafood was not fresh. The worst was to see...More

Thank Ambull
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Since last visit this place has lost it's charm for us. Still very busy but no atmosphere, average food and staff. Would not go back again as better places in Hua Hin.

Thank GVC1941
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Naresdamri Rd, Hua Hin, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Prachuap Khiri Khan Province  >  Hua Hin
  • Phone Number: +66 32 513 436
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