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Tay Ho Restaurant & Bar

) #170 of 1,102 Restaurants in Oakland ££ - £££
344B 12th St, Suite B, Oakland, CA 94607-4218
+1 510-836-6388
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  • Excellent9%
  • Very good82%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“banh cuon” (3 reviews)
“spring rolls” (2 reviews)
“spicy” (2 reviews)
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344B 12th St, Suite B, Oakland, CA 94607-4218
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This trendy spot was packed when we went there for dinner with another couple. The food was Vietnamese, but with some Californication, which I liked. Don't expect the standard Vietnamese dishes such as Bao and Pho. The cocktails are a big draw for the bar,...More

Thank The Other Jim H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Recommended by Check Please Bay Area, so after walking Lake Merritt today decided, to try this place for lunch. Thoroughly enjoyed the dishes we tried & the fresh ingredients used. Cute interior with plenty of street parking on Saturday. Will definitely come back & sample...More

Thank travelwithpam
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came here on the recommendation of the reviewers on the PBS Show "Check Please", and were very happy we did. We opted to sit at the bar rather than wait for a table, and had incredibly good service from Carly, an extremely personable bartender....More

Thank 5heartfamily
Reviewed 15 June 2017

When they get the service/front of house kinks out this will be a great place. Corner location makes it light and airy inside, the space itself is inviting. But the service our night was appalling. Drinks (everyones not just ours) were coming out after the...More

Thank GPToak
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

We came here on a Saturday evening. Street parking was easy after 6 PM. It is next to our old favorite Vietnamese restaurant in China town. We ordered mango salad, very tasty chicken wing ( be careful, if you ask for spicy: it is really...More

Thank Travelpenguinski
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Great Vietnamese thin crepe steamed from rice flour base, which is called "banh cuon". Big portion, price valued! Extensive menu with a variety of food from different regions in Vietnam. Nice modern decorations! Good friendly, professional service!

2  Thank rogerle08
Reviewed 23 July 2016

I had the #35 -- vegetarian vermachelli. Very good, not as spicy as one would hope, but we had Siracha at the office and that helped. Portion was huge, I would have preferred to pay a little less and get a more realistic portion size,...More

Thank AmyJune H
Reviewed 26 April 2016

Neighborhood gem, great food, fabulous staff, fresh food and a great selection. Get the daily specials, especially if 'mom' is in the kitchen making pancakes.

Thank caroleweller
Reviewed 17 January 2014

It looks big from the outside but it's a comfy corner, nice atmosphere, prompt service, good food. We ordered #11 House Special (Banh Cuon Dac Biet, rice noodles filled with meat along with slices of sausage and ham, fried sweet potato. Sliced meat is good...More

Thank KWong55
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
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09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 344B 12th St, Suite B, Oakland, CA 94607-4218
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oakland
  • Phone Number: +1 510-836-6388
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