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Fa Tai

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Maagdenstraat 64, Paramaribo, Suriname
+597 473-917
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Hollywood, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016

I’ve been to Fa Tai several times. They have a large variety of food to choose from. The food is fantastic. One of my favorite dishes is the sweet and sour fish. Great atmosphere, friendly staff, and excellent customer service. I would definitely recommend Fa Tai if you ever have a chance to visit Paramaribo, Suriname!

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Thank t0mt2016
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 March 2016

The food is great. There is an option to eat is or take away. The only bummer would be the location. It can be very crowded with public transportation buses and taxis.

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traveling cat
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 March 2015

But as always with a Chinese restaurant, we all ordered too much. Some of our group was not familiar with sharing at a Chinese meal so had ordered two or three dishes for themselves which is always impossible to eat. Luckily for the rest of us, they were happy to pass around their dishes and we all had quite a... More 

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Thank carpefeline
Paramaribo, Suriname
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2014

This is the right place if u wish to have a Chinese meal. This restaurant does it very well with Chinese food. U got plenty of choices.

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1 Thank chandini907
trinidad
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2014

Service was great ,food exceptional no complains. Just don't like the stairway to go upstairs to the restaurant it's too,too steep they need to solve that problem ,so more people can go up to enjoy what they has to offer.

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Thank empress152
Antwerp, Belgium
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2013

delicious and perfectly authentic Chinese cuisine at reasonable prices in the heart of Paramaribo. Take-away available too. The staff speak Dutch and English (although surprisingly they don't seem to know the Dutch word for chopsticks).

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Thank Kindziara
Paramaribo, Suriname
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2013

the food itself is great but the prices are rising continually, and about the portion I get was not enough for me,

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1 Thank Dayene S
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2012

the food was burned and tasted like frozen just microwaved food

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 April 2012

the food had no taste at all and was a bit dry!!!!! and tasted like leftovers from the day before. there are plenty of other decent chinese restaurants.

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Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 March 2012

Typical Chinese in Suriname. Good roasted meats.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Chinese
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff
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Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Maagdenstraat 64, Paramaribo, Suriname
  • Location: South America  >  Suriname  >  Paramaribo District  >  Paramaribo
  • Phone Number: +597 473-917

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