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Raan Jay Fai

#646 of 11,334 Restaurants in Bangkok
££ - £££Thai
327 Mahachai Road | Samranras Subdistrict, Phra Nakon District, Bangkok 10200, Thailand
+66 2 223 9384
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“drunken noodles” (66 reviews)
“crab omelette” (79 reviews)
“pad kee mao” (8 reviews)
Open Now
14:30 - 00:00 Hours
CUISINES
Thai
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
327 Mahachai Road | Samranras Subdistrict, Phra Nakon District, Bangkok 10200, Thailand
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Reviewed 19 October 2018

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

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Shawn T
Reviewed 29 September 2018 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

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank 885axelc
Reviewed 24 September 2018 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

Date of visit: September 2018
4  Thank Katie B
Reviewed 20 September 2018

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

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank 954pb
Reviewed 19 September 2018 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

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank shonah169
Reviewed 19 September 2018 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

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank U5770SUstevem
Reviewed 18 September 2018

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

Date of visit: September 2018
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

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Conor S
Reviewed 2 September 2018 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?

Date of visit: September 2018
8  Thank katjav174
Reviewed 30 August 2018 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.

Date of visit: August 2018
9  Thank Mari_Wink
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elitoons
8 January 2019|
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Response from th0rkildm | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I did not reserve by phone or mail, but I think you can reserve table by sending an email to “jayfaibangkok” Gmail
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silvermasked
26 October 2018|
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Response from thisisnotlys | Reviewed this property |
Jayfaibangkok (gmail, i cannot type any HTML here), Phone: +66(0)92-724-9633. For reservation, but i think you can try for any other enquiry.
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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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Tuesday
14:30 - 00:00
Wednesday
14:30 - 00:00
Thursday
14:30 - 00:00
Friday
14:30 - 00:00
Saturday
14:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 327 Mahachai Road | Samranras Subdistrict, Phra Nakon District, Bangkok 10200, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Bangkok>  > Ban Bat
  • Neighbourhood: Ban Bat
  • Phone Number: +66 2 223 9384
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